Quotes containing word "refusing"

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Sell also: refuse, decline, defy, deny, garbage, reject, resist, scraps

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Ric Ocasek
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American Musician, Producer, Singer
Born Wednesday 23 March 1949
Robert Smith
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English Musician
Born Tuesday 21 April 1959
Henri Frederic Amiel
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Swiss Philosopher
Thursday 27 September 1821 - 1881
Robert Capa
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American Journalist, Photographer
Wednesday 22 October 1913 - Tuesday 25 May 1954
Norman Lamm
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American Leader, Author, Educator, Scholar
Born 1927
Jose Marti
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Cuban Activist
Friday 28 January 1853 - Sunday 19 May 1895
Robert Walpole
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British Statesman
Wednesday 26 August 1676 - Thursday 18 March 1745
Samuel Daniel
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English Poet, Historian
1562 - Monday 14 October 1619
Betty Friedan
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American Writer, Activist
Friday 4 February 1921 - Saturday 4 February 2006
Aneurin Bevan
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Welsh Leader, Politician
Monday 15 November 1897 - Wednesday 6 July 1960
John Bigelow
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American Statesman, Lawyer
Tuesday 25 November 1817 - Tuesday 19 December 1911
Plato
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Greek Writer, Philosopher, Mathematician
427 B.C. - 347 B.C.

Refusing to grow up is like refusing to accept your limitations. That's why I don't think we'll ever grow up.

Robert Smith

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Refusing to ask for help when you need it is refusing someone the chance to be helpful.

Ric Ocasek

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Destiny has two ways of crushing us - by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them.

Henri Frederic Amiel

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Love is a sickness full of woes, All remedies refusing; A plant that with most cutting grows, Most barren with best using.

Samuel Daniel

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For a war correspondent to miss an invasion is like refusing a date with Lana Turner.

Robert Capa

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No religious position is loyally served by refusing to consider annoying theories which may well turn out to be facts.

Norman Lamm

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We are free, but not to be evil, not to be indifferent to human suffering, not to profit from the people, from the work created and sustained through their spirit of political association, while refusing to contribute to the political state that we profit from.

Jose Marti

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It is but refusing to gratify an unreasonable or an insolent demand, and up starts a patriot.

Robert Walpole

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A woman is handicapped by her sex, and handicaps society, either by slavishly copying the pattern of man's advance in the professions, or by refusing to compete with man at all.

Betty Friedan

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Fascism is not in itself a new order of society. It is the future refusing to be born.

Aneurin Bevan

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And, if there was any responsibility in refusing to obey, he was willing to accept it.

John Bigelow

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How can a doctor judge a woman's sanity by merely bidding her good morning and refusing to hear her pleas for release? Even the sick ones know it is useless to say anything, for the answer will be that it is their imagination.

Nellie Bly

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That came from my mother. She was the biggest influence on my life. I remember once refusing to get on a bus with her because she was wearing a mink, and I thought we should be taking a taxi. She just said, 'Who cares what people think?' and I remember sitting on that bus, being utterly embarrassed, but knowing somehow that she was totally correct.

Tony Wilson

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Others, amounting to four novels and a mess of short stories which I did not think worth preserving, I have done my best to eliminate from the record by refusing all requests for permission to reprint them, and I hope I have done a good job of making them hard to unearth.

Leslie Charteris

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The President's call for more math and science students is not being heeded by his party's leaders in Congress. They are cutting over $10 billion from student aide while refusing to fully fund No Child Left Behind. Something doesn't add up.

Jim Clyburn

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Making a wrong decision is understandable. Refusing to search continually for learning is not.

Phil Crosby

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You know some people are all about talk. I'm about results. Every victory, every conservative victory, I've had, I've had to bleed and fight to accomplish it, always adhering to our conservative principles, and refusing to take no for an answer.

David Dewhurst

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If there be any plausible reason for supposing that we have the right to legislate on the slave interests of the District, you cannot put down the investigation of the subject out of doors, by refusing to receive petitions.

Caleb Cushing

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A successful artist of any kind has to work so hard that she is justified in refusing to lay down her sceptre until she is placed on the bier.

Edith Evans

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We shall not find life by refusing to let go of our precious, protected selves.

Rowan Williams

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