Quotes by systems

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  • Carolyn See
    Carolyn See
    American writer 1934-2016
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    'The Talk-Funny Girl' opens with a glum picture of a desperately poor rural New England family. Poverty has so brutalized the family that the ordinary laws and rules governing humanity have eroded, turning systems of behavior upside down.
  • Abdurrahman Wahid
    Abdurrahman Wahid
    Indonesian politican and Muslim leader 1940-2009
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    All too many Muslims fail to grasp Islam, which teaches one to be lenient towards others and to understand their value systems, knowing that these are tolerated by Islam as a religion.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Although more than 500 million maritime containers move around the world each year, accounting for 90 per cent of international trade, only 2 per cent are inspected. Strengthening customs and immigration systems is essential.
  • Arthur Levitt
    Arthur Levitt
    American SEC chairman 1931-
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    Although the Internet makes it seem as if you have a direct connection to the securities market, you don't. Lines may clog; systems may break; orders may back-up.
  • Anne Perry
    Anne Perry
    English author 1938-
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    Americans sometimes say to me that they have no class system themselves. All human beings have class systems. It can be based on a different thing in a different country, but the thing about breeding is, you can't buy it. You can't buy class.
  • Arthur Rock
    Arthur Rock
    American businessman and investor 1926-
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    And we invested three hundred thousand dollars, became the lead investor and I became Chairman of the Board of Scientific Data Systems, as I was at Intel for a while.
  • Bjarke Ingels
    Bjarke Ingels
    Danish architect and businessman 1974-
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    Architects have to become designers of eco-systems. Not just designers of beautiful facades or beautiful sculptures, but systems of economy and ecology, where we channel the flow not only of people, but also the flow of resources through our cities and buildings.
  • Baruj Benacerraf
    Baruj Benacerraf
    Venezuelan-American immunologist 1920-2011
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    As biologists, we contemplate with admiration and awe the wondrous array of sophisticated cell interactions and recognitions evolved in the T cell immune system, which must be a model for other similarly complex biological systems of highly differentiated organisms.
  • Bono
    Bono
    Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
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    Because I was suspicious of the traditional Christian church, I tended to tar them all with the same brush. That was a mistake, because there are righteous people working in a whole rainbow of belief systems - from Hasidic Jews to right-wing Bible Belters to charismatic Catholics.
  • Gene Brown
    Gene Brown
    American author and editor 1942-
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    Foolproof systems do not take into account the ingenuity of fools.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Human beliefs, like all other natural growths, elude the barrier of systems.
  • Ann Veneman
    Ann Veneman
    American politician 1949-
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    I also believe that it's the right thing to do, to maintain strong consumer confidence in our food systems. And I believe that the consumer should have strong confidence in our food systems.
  • Anne Sullivan
    Anne Sullivan
    American teacher 1866-1936
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    I am beginning to suspect all elaborate and special systems of education. They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think.
  • Karl Albrecht
    Karl Albrecht
    German entrepreneur 1920-2014
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    If the frontline people do count, you couldn't prove it by examining the reward systems in most organizations.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    In a man's letters you know, Madam, his soul lies naked, his letters are only the mirror of his breast, whatever passes within him is shown undisguised in its natural process. Nothing is inverted, nothing distorted, you see systems in their elements, you discover actions in their motives.
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