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In 1962, war was avoided by Khrushchev's willingness to accept Kennedy's hegemonic demands.
I accept there are people out there who don't like me. I don't like them.
I don't really like labels in politics, but I will gladly accept the label of conservatism.
Once you've grown to accept something and it becomes part of the system you've inherited, you don't even notice it any longer.
I do not concern myself much with reading long commentary volumes designed to enlarge at length upon that which is found in the scriptures. Rather, I prefer to dwell with the source, tasting of the unadulterated waters of the fountain of truth - the word of God as he gave it and as it has been recorded in the books we accept as scripture.
Gordon B. Hinckley
Of course there are critics who believe that no matter what we do, the Florida dream is over. They claim that we must accept the idea that inevitably our future is one of high taxes and big government.
I refused to accept anything, doubted everything. So, doubting everything, I had to find something that had not existed before, something I had not thought of before. Any idea that came to me, the thing would be to turn it around and try to see it with another set of senses.
I live for the present always. I accept this risk. I don't deny the past, but it's a page to turn.
I accept the calling of my generation to give our children the America that was given to us, with opportunity for the young and security for the old - and I know that we are ready.
When I began experimenting, people weren't ready for it. Once it's in its second and third generational stages, people can accept it.
I mean, any movie or story that makes you accept and be grateful for something about your life is doing something right.
Kids accept where they are because they don't know the past. They know what they have; they know where they are.
I accept the fact that some things don't go the way you hope.
Mr. Chairman, delegates, and fellow citizens: I am honored by the support of this convention for vice president of the United States. I accept the duty to help lead our nation out of a jobs crisis and back to prosperity - and I know we can do this.
It may be very generous in one person to offer what it would be ungenerous in another to accept.
The thing is that my idols have always been the types of guys who could do anything: Gene Kelly, Fred Astaire, Sinatra, Dean Martin; and when you look up to people like that, you don't accept that you need to be compartmentalised.
Snoop Dog is the Phil Jackson of youth football coaches. He ain't going to accept nothing but a winner.
As Elton John, my days on pop radio are over, and I know that and I accept it and I'm not unhappy about it.
It's hard for the Catholic Church to accept change. When the mass was no longer said in Latin, loyalists went into mourning for years.
Janine di Giovanni
If we go to the 1940s, Nazi Germany - look, we saw it in Britain. Neville Chamberlain told the British people: Accept the Nazis. Yes, they will dominate the continent of Europe, but that is not our problem. Let's appease them. Why? Because it can't be done. We cannot possibly stand against them.
I'm a feminist, of course, and I feel as if I'm very politically correct, although I do question what's P.C. and what's not - I don't just accept what I'm told.
We come to love those we serve. If we choose to begin to serve the Master out of even a glimmer of faith, we will begin to know Him. We will come to know His purposes for the people we serve for Him. Even when they do not accept our offer to serve them, we will feel His appreciation if we persist.
Henry B. Eyring
I seek the presidency because I believe deeply in the American promise and can no longer accept the diminishing of that promise.
In the future, financial firms of any type whose failure would pose a systemic risk must accept especially close regulatory scrutiny of their risk-taking.
I beg people not to accept the seasonal ritual of well-timed charity on Christmas Eve. It's blasphemy.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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