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We got ratings. It isn't that they won't quarrel with you, or say you're always right. But as long as you stay strong and the ratings are good and you're reasonable - I don't think we fought unreasonably. We basically won that right.
I have fought to protect those benefits that ensure better salaries for teachers across the Nation such as grants to pay off student loans and funding for Teach for America. Still, we must all do more to show our continued appreciation for our Nation's leading role models.
Madison Square Garden, November 1984. I don't recall taking too much fear into the ring. I knew I could fight. But I got a big shock. They put me in with this rough, tough veteran called Lionel Byarm. He tested me to the limit. But I fought my heart out and, in the end, I prevailed. The story of my life, in my very first fight.
Wars generally do not resolve the problems for which they are fought and therefore... prove ultimately futile.
Pope John Paul II
The border between the Real and the Unreal is not fixed, but just marks the last place where rival gangs of shamans fought each other to a standstill.
Robert Anton Wilson
You don't always win your battles, but it's good to know you fought.
John Greenleaf Whittier
The problem with feminism in the second wave was that we fought so much among ourselves, and I think we did so much damage to the movement... and I think the next wave, the third wave, is women mentoring younger women and women helping younger women to enter the political process and the writing world.
I went to Gettysburg College, where the famous Civil War battle was fought. I majored in English. I would've liked to major in writing, but they didn't offer a major in that.
Strike against war, for without you no battles can be fought!
She doesn't understand the concept of Roman numerals. She thought we just fought in world war eleven.
I pondered all these things, and how men fight and lose the battle, and the thing that they fought for comes about in spite of their defeat, and when it comes turns out not to be what they meant, and other men have to fight for what they meant under another name.
Hollywood always wanted me to be pretty, but I fought for realism.
Wars should be fought with words, not bombs, not weapons. And calm words. I think that wars should be fought over a chessboard and a cup of something to drink.
But the battles against loneliness that I fought when I was 16 are very different from those I fought when I was 27, and those are very different from the ones I fight at 44.
I must try and break through the cliches about Latin America. Superpowers and other outsiders have fought over us for centuries in ways that have nothing to do with our problems. In reality we are all alone.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
I would like, before I die, to see the changes I've always fought for being made. If not, my life will have been worth nothing.
All my life I have fought corruption.
A. K. Antony
When you believe in something, fight for it. And when you see injustice, fight harder than you've ever fought before.
The fact that religion plays such a part in how people vote troubles me, troubles me as a minister's daughter. Because I always felt that the separation of church and state was what our forefathers and foremothers really fought for.
If we have an honest discussion on whether the war on poverty should be fought with welfare or with economic growth in the private sector, Democrats will lose black votes.
You don't have to have fought in a war to love peace.
I fought for peace in the fifties.
When I became political and Communist, it was because they were the only people I had ever met who fought the color bar in their lives.
I've fought hard and now I'm weary to the bone.
I don't shoot guns. I don't know how to do that. I grew Upstate New York, so I fought with my fists.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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