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Fear and its accompanying emotional reactions have become part of the public mindset. Such reactions, while often legitimate, are also being exploited with increasing frequency for political ends.
Art, like religion, arises from the spirit, but alas, the formalizing of spiritual life all too often ends in hypocrisy.
What I take from writers I like is their economy - the ability to use language to very effective ends.
Where the law ends tyranny begins.
I think nothing ever ends on Disney Channel. They keep playing it.
Media outlets that are exploiting Ebola because they want a sensational story and politicians using it to their own ends ought to be ashamed.
You think school ends when it ends, but it doesn't.
The arrangement of the words matters, and the arrangement you want can be found in the picture in your mind. The picture dictates the arrangement. The picture dictates whether this will be a sentence with or without clauses, a sentence that ends hard or a dying-fall sentence, long or short, active or passive.
Good teachers make the best of a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends.
Raising a family is difficult enough. But it's even more difficult for single parents struggling to make ends meet. They don't need more obstacles. They need more opportunities.
A lot of people in this country right now are living with multiple generations under one roof, struggling to make ends meet.
In the case of the classic Western helicopter parent, it starts with Baby Einstein and reward charts for toilet training, and it never really ends, which is why colleges have to devote so many resources to teaching parents how to leave their kids alone.
The intimate contest for self-command never ends, and lifetime happiness requires finding the right balance between present impulses and future well-being.
Larry Hart and Dick Rodgers were both bright Jewish boys from Manhattan who at one point or another went to Columbia, but there the similarity in their backgrounds ends.
There will be certain points of time when everything collides together and reaches critical mass around a new concept or a new thing that ends up being hugely relevant to a high percentage of people or businesses. But it's really really hard to predict those. I don't believe anyone can.
I tend to relate to a character in terms of the arc: what's interesting is where he starts versus where he ends up.
The world had already changed before September 11. The world has been going through a process of change over the last 20 or 30 years. A civilization ends, another one begins.
Really it's hard to know where the Republican Party ends and the Tea Party begins.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Most American fascists are enthusiastically supporting the war effort. They are doing this even in those cases where they hope to have profitable connections with German chemical firms after the war ends.
Henry A. Wallace
Business ends up being very dynamic and situational.
My view is when you use violence on your people, that never ends well.
Abdallah II of Jordan
Human beings love stories because they safely show us beginnings, middles and ends.
A. S. Byatt
While some people are certainly seeing economic benefits, many others are unemployed, underemployed, without health insurance and struggling to make ends meet.
We are made for larger ends than Earth can encompass. Oh, let us be true to our exalted destiny.
The salary of a member of Congress ends the day that he of she leaves office.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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