Quotes: significant

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  • Louis L. Mann
    Louis L. Mann
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    What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
  • Candace Camp
    Candace Camp
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    'The Marrying Season' is the final book in the 'Legend of St. Dwynwen' series, and in each of the three books, a small village church in the Cotswolds plays a significant role.
  • John Berger
    John Berger
    English art critic, novelist, painter and poet 1926-2017
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    A peasant becomes fond of his pig and is glad to salt away its pork. What is significant, and is so difficult for the urban stranger to understand, is that the two statements are connected by an and not by a but.
  • Bob Graham
    Bob Graham
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    A significant number of pages and sentences that the administration wants to keep in a classified status have already been released publicly, some of it by public statements of the leadership of the CIA and the FBI.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
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    After a two-term presidency, many young voters seem to want someone who is radically different from, even the opposite of, the commander in chief to whom they have become accustomed. After all, a two-term president will have led their nation for a significant percentage of their lives. That's boring. Isn't it time for a transformation?
  • Cate Blanchett
    Cate Blanchett
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    All cities do face similar, significant trends in the future... most importantly global warming and climate change.
  • Sheldon Kopp
    Sheldon Kopp
    American psychotherapist and author 1929-1999
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    All of the significant battles are waged within the self.
  • Marshall Mcluhan
    Marshall Mcluhan
    Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
    Marshall Mcluhan
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    Art at its most significant is a distant early warning system that can always be relied on to tell the old culture what is beginning to happen.
  • J.G. Ballard
    J.G. Ballard
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    Art exists because reality is neither real nor significant.
  • Bobby Ray Inman
    Bobby Ray Inman
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    As best I can tell there was no advance warning of the attack on the World Trade Center in 1993, which was the first significant foreign terrorist activity in the U.S. No tip-offs that it was coming.
  • Bill Goldberg
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    At this time, the only thing that would get me back in the ring is something that would positively impact those in need. If selling out another major event would allow me to bring a ship full of supplies to hand out to those in need, I'd say that would be very significant.
  • Pat Riley
    Pat Riley
    American basketball coach 1945-
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    Being ready isn't enough; you have to be prepared for a promotion or any other significant change.
  • Bobby Scott
    Bobby Scott
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    Each year over 2,500 commercial vessels enter the Port of Hampton Roads alone, so adequate funding for port security is a significant issue for those of us who live in Richmond and Hampton Roads.
  • Bev Perdue
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    Education has fundamentally changed my life. It's perhaps the mission of my life. I'm wed to it in a very powerful and personal way. And I chose the pathway that I believe could make me the most significant on changing the outcomes that we see now in North Carolina.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting.
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