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It's not a case of: 'Read this book and then you'll think differently. I've written this book, and I don't think differently.
If money was my only motivation, I would organize myself differently.
Stuart Hall was an utterly unique figure. Although he arrived at the age of 19 from Jamaica and spent the rest of his life here, he never felt at home in Britain. This juxtaposition was a crucial source of his strength and originality. Because of his colour and origin, he saw the country differently - not as a native, but as an outsider.
To me, a feminist belongs in the same category as a humanist or an advocate for human rights. I don't see why someone who's a feminist should be thought of differently.
All of my friends are animal people. To me, cats are people, too. Animals are people, too. I travel a lot and when I go overseas, it's really hard on me because the animals are treated much differently, especially in developing countries.
There's only one true superpower amongst human beings, and that is being funny. People treat you differently if you can make them laugh.
People walk differently in high heels. Your body sways to a different kind of tempo.
One becomes a grandfather and one sees the world a little differently. Certainly the world becomes a more vulnerable place when one has a grandchild, or now I have two. And I think that possibly there's some tenderness that came out of just time and age and being a parent and grandparent.
C. K. Williams
Jazz is the only music in which the same note can be played night after night but differently each time.
Before I left China, I was educated that China was the richest, happiest country in the world. So when I arrived Australia, I thought, 'Oh my God, everything is different from what I was told.' Since then, I started to think differently.
Freedom is always and exclusively freedom for the one who thinks differently.
Just because an employee does things differently doesn't mean he or she won't do the job right or as well. If you establish expectations of the goal and the standards to follow, then methodology shouldn't be an issue.
It is nice to be around people who think differently than you. They challenge your ideas and keep you from being complacent.
I'm intrigued by the way in which physical appearance can often direct a person's life; things happen differently for a beautiful woman than for a plain one.
I would say that one of the things I wish I could do differently would be to be more outgoing.
Words differently arranged have a different meaning, and meanings differently arranged have different effects.
Life is pain, highness. Anyone who tells you differently is selling something.
In order to get beyond racism, we must first take account of race. There is no other way. And in order to treat some persons equally, we must treat them differently.
Harry A. Blackmun
People who don't fit the mold are treated differently than those who do.
Teenagers are like atoms when they're moving at hundreds of miles an hour and bouncing off each other. Everybody's got such a crazy hormonal drive and reacting to each other differently and getting upset over little things. High school puts all these potential explosions in one place.
One thing I wish I'd done differently in my career is insist on having friends or family on tour. I was really young when I travelled the world with Eternal, and I was always homesick.
Science fiction isn't just thinking about the world out there. It's also thinking about how that world might be - a particularly important exercise for those who are oppressed, because if they're going to change the world we live in, they - and all of us - have to be able to think about a world that works differently.
Samuel R. Delany
Macroeconomic policy can never be devoid of politics: it involves fundamental trade-offs and affects different groups differently.
I've heard people say South Africans are arrogant, that they act no differently from their colonial masters. That needs to change. It's in your business interest as an entrepreneur to form meaningful partnerships. That's how you do well for your shareholders.
I was brought up differently than the average American child because the average child is brought up expecting to be happy.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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