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The nervous system and the automatic machine are fundamentally alike in that they are devices, which make decisions on the basis of decisions they made in the past.
It is impossible for our working people to maintain their full strength if they do not succeed in obtaining a sufficient supply of fat, allotted to them on a proper basis.
Paul von Hindenburg
The measure of and self-congratulation for our own intelligence should have its basis in our moral behavior as well as our smarts.
I still work out on a daily basis.
Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.
Society can exist only on the basis that there is some amount of polished lying and that no one says exactly what he thinks.
A general loathing of a gang or sect usually has some sound basis in instinct.
Failing is what we do, or stumbling is what we do on a daily basis.
I was an English major at the University of Minnesota, and I was very shy, which many people misinterpreted as intelligence. On the basis of that wrong impression, I became the editor of the campus literary magazine.
Never fight turf on turf. Fight it on the basis of ideas.
The whole basis of the United Nations is the right of all nations - great or small - to have weight, to have a vote, to be attended to, to be a part of the twentieth century.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Personally, I think it is possible to build a society that is moral on a nonreligious basis, but the jury is still out on that.
Frans de Waal
Preaching is personal counseling on a group basis.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
I've never argued that humans are massively hot-wired. What I was trying to point out was that you can't understand how we learn unless you identify the learning mechanisms. And these have some genetic basis.
I was getting hot flashes and sweats on a regular basis. That's not normal, even for my age.
Compassion has no place in the natural order of the world which operates on the basis of necessity. Compassion opposes this order and is therefore best thought of as being in some way supernatural.
Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation, and is thus a source of civilized delight.
The Russian people get so insanely close to each other as friends. Their lives are interrelated so much on an everyday basis.
Figure out what you really love doing and use your strengths on a daily basis.
President Obama has earned my vote on the basis of his excellent judicial appointments, his consensus-building foreign policy and the improvements he has brought about in the disastrous economy he inherited.
If they lose their legal basis for owning a .cn domain, google.cn would cease to exist, or if it continued to exist, it would be illegal, and doing anything blatantly illegal in China puts their employees at serious risk.
I never took acting classes, but I knew I could do it based on the skill with which I lied to my parents on a regular basis!
Having your work be the basis of fame, that's a far more stable feeling.
I was looking for some way to put my music to some service on a nightly basis. You go into a town, you play a little music, you leave something behind. That idea connected us to the local community. It was a very simple idea, but it really resonated with me.
I don't want to respond to rumors that have no basis at all... But I am willing to respond to questions that the public and the press should know.
Charles B. Rangel
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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