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One should respect public opinion insofar as is necessary to avoid starvation and keep out of prison, but anything that goes beyond this is voluntary submission to an unnecessary tyranny.
It was such a leap in my career when 'Truman Show' came along. It's always been a long process for me insofar as recognition goes, but that's OK because you appreciate it when it comes.
A revolution is interesting insofar as it avoids like the plague the plague it promised to heal.
Creating fake facts does require a measure of haphazard research, insofar as they need to not just be possible, but also interesting.
I can only know what love is insofar as I can feel it.
Every body continues in its state of rest or uniform motion in a straight line, except insofar as it doesn't.
Genre labels are useful only insofar as they help you find an audience.
Walter Jon Williams
Insofar as international law is observed, it provides us with stability and order and with a means of predicting the behavior of those with whom we have reciprocal legal obligations.
J. William Fulbright
I became a full-time writer in 1993 and have been very happy, insofar as anybody is, since.
The secret of big and revolutionary actions also consists in discovering the tiny step that is simultaneously a strategic step, insofar as it entails additional steps in the direction of a better reality.
Hope, insofar as it is hope of resurrection, is the living contradiction of what it proceeds from and what is placed under the sign of the Cross and death.
Schools are successful only insofar as they reduce the dependence of a child's opportunities upon his social origins.
James S. Coleman
The direction and constancy of the will is what really matters, and intellect and feeling are only important insofar as they contribute to that.
Many people today don't want honest answers insofar as honest means unpleasant or disturbing, They want a soft answer that turneth away anxiety.
Conservative policies have on the whole worked - insofar as any set of policies can be said to 'work' in the real world. Conservatives of the Reagan-Bush-Gingrich-Bush years have a fair amount to be proud of.
What I'm passionate about is History, and politics interest me only insofar as it is the cross-section of History in the present.
Both state and church have as their object actions as well as convictions, the former insofar as they are based on the relations between man and nature, the latter insofar as they are based on the relations between nature and God.
The Impossible Generalized Man today is the critic who believes in loving those unworthy of love as well as those worthy - yet believes this only insofar as no personal risk is entailed. Meaning he loves no one, worthy or no. This is what makes him impossible.
Creation implies authority in the sense of originator. The possibility of a 'Fall' is implied in a Covenant insofar as the idea of a Covenant implies the possibility of its being violated.
Symbolic violence is violence wielded with tacit complicity between its victims and its agents, insofar as both remain unconscious of submitting to or wielding it.
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