Quotes containing word "community"

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Definitions and meanings of word "community"

• Noun: a group of people living in a particular local area; example: "the team is drawn from all parts of the community"

• Noun: a group of people having ethnic or cultural or religious characteristics in common; examples: "the Christian community of the apostolic age", "he was well known throughout the Catholic community"

• Noun: common ownership; example: "they shared a community of possessions"

• Noun: a group of nations having common interests; example: "they hoped to join the NATO community"

• Noun: the body of people in a learned occupation; example: "the news spread rapidly through the medical community"

• Noun: agreement as to goals; example: "the preachers and the bootleggers found they had a community of interests"

• Noun: a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences

• Noun: (ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other

Featured authors with quotes containing word "community"

Moshe Katsav
9 quotes about community
Jewish Statesman, Politician
Born Wednesday 5 December 1945
Ted Cruz
6 quotes about community
American Politician
Born Tuesday 22 December 1970
Serge Lang
3 quotes about community
American, French, Scientist, Mathematician
Thursday 19 May 1927 - Monday 12 September 2005
Richard M. Daley
4 quotes about community
American Politician
Born Friday 24 April 1942
Barbara Jordan
5 quotes about community
American Politician
Friday 21 February 1936 - Wednesday 17 January 1996
Lakhdar Brahimi
5 quotes about community
Algerian Leader, Public Servant
Born Monday 1 January 1934
Alan Autry
4 quotes about community
American Actor
Born Thursday 31 July 1952
Louis Farrakhan
one quote about community
American Leader, Activist
Thursday 11 May 1933 - Friday 18 November 1988
Donna Shalala
3 quotes about community
American Public Servant
Born Friday 14 February 1941
Tony Campolo
4 quotes about community
American Leader, Author, Clergyman, Sociologist, Speaker
Born 1935
Marco Rubio
3 quotes about community
American Politician, Speaker
Born Friday 28 May 1971
Danny Glover
3 quotes about community
American Actor, Activist, Director
Born Tuesday 22 July 1947

Many of the Jews who owned the homes, the apartments in the black community, we considered them bloodsuckers because they took from our community and built their community but didn't offer anything back to our community.

Louis Farrakhan

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I mean, I am fully aware of my influence and my responsibility to society in general representing the gay community. But in the same time, I don't represent the entire gay community because it's a vast, vast community, as one can imagine.

K. D. Lang

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The nation is a community. Community of individuals, community of generations.

Aleksander Kwasniewski

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Rap actually took root in the Negro community, and then in the Hispanic community, long before it impacted on the larger American community as a whole.

Archie Shepp

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You look at the tremendous success of Facebook. To my mind there is not a lot of commerce going on in these social networking sites. eBay is a community anchored in commerce. It is a commerce site that built a community around it. What has not been proven is if the reverse can happen and people will go to community sites to do commerce.

Meg Whitman

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We insist that the international community cannot depend on any country with weapons of mass destruction which has relations with terrorists, and which allows itself the luxury of not respecting the law and of defying the international community.

Jose Maria Aznar

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Our community is like many around the country that have, as the gentleman from New York referenced, sophisticated planning and zoning regulations. These are elements that are developed as a result of local community pressure to balance interests.

Earl Blumenauer

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We see today that there is a growing understanding in the international community that the extremist regime in Tehran is not just Israel's problem, but rather an issue that the entire international community must grapple with.

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

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I can represent my culture while helping not only the Chinese-American community, but also the community at large.

Martin Yan

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They cannot count on the press and they cannot count on Congressional committees to bring the problems of the scientific community to their own attention, or to police the scientific community.

Serge Lang

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The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The impulse dies away without the sympathy of the community.

William James

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A nation is a totality of men united through community of fate into a community of character.

Otto Bauer

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My family life and my ideals, my commitment to the community and to other people - all people - has been improved. I think less about myself and more about my community today.

Andre Braugher

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Jesus was a community organizer, Pontius Pilate was a governor. And perhaps they should understand the role of a community organizer is to help people in distress.

Donna Brazile

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There can be no vulnerability without risk; there can be no community without vulnerability; there can be no peace, and ultimately no life, without community.

M. Scott Peck

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I have a friend who is around my age, a little younger, and she's gay and came out to her own community when she was younger but not to her family and to the community at large.

Laura Innes

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So you keep raising these taxes, and all of a sudden the business community says, 'Why are we here? We can go someplace else and use their phones.' That's one of the problems that directly affects the business community.

Richard M. Daley

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Men of integrity, by their very existence, rekindle the belief that as a people we can live above the level of moral squalor. We need that belief; a cynical community is a corrupt community.

John W. Gardner

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If Baltimore's view, that scientists who do not take the words of authorities are far removed from the ordinary behavior of scientists, prevails in the scientific community, then something fundamental, very serious, and very disturbing is happening to the scientific community.

Serge Lang

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With respect to Barack Obama, let's face it; Barack Obama is an iconic figure in the African-American community. We respect that. We understand that. African-Americans are going to vote for the first black president, especially when he happens to share the liberal politics on economic issues that many in that community hold.

Artur Davis

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