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The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes later.
Legislation can neither be wise nor just which seeks the welfare of a single interest at the expense and to the injury of many and varied interests.
After all, despite the economic advantage to firms that employed child labor, it was in the social interest, as a national policy, to abolish it - removing that advantage for all firms.
I mean, I'm a conservative. I believe that, you know, if you borrow too much, you just build up debts for your children to pay off. You put pressure on interest rates. You put at risk your economy. That's the case in Britain. We're not a reserve currency, so we need to get on and deal with this issue.
If Islam's sole interest is the welfare of mankind, then Islam is the strongest advocate of human rights anywhere on Earth.
Half of the harm that is done in this world is due to people who want to feel important. They don't mean to do harm. But the harm does not interest them.
T. S. Eliot
He who receives money in trust to administer for the benefit of its owner, and uses it either for his own interest or against the wishes of its rightful owner, is a thief.
Any change is resisted because bureaucrats have a vested interest in the chaos in which they exist.
Richard M. Nixon
The only job that was ever of interest to me other than filmmaking is architecture.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
There are always decades that interest people. For me, that's the Roaring Twenties.
Interest groups are not the same as individuals. Through false nostalgia for the New Deal, you are taking the younger generation hostage. They are the ones who are going to have to pay far greater taxes. They are the future's forgotten men.
I have a love interest in every one of my films: a gun.
He who stands aloof runs the risk of believing himself better than others and misusing his critique of society as an ideology for his private interest.
I have an armchair interest in gardening, but I don't like to get my knees dirty. I don't have a garden.
I think we learn from medicine everywhere that it is, at its heart, a human endeavor, requiring good science but also a limitless curiosity and interest in your fellow human being, and that the physician-patient relationship is key; all else follows from it.
Being a housewife and a mother is the biggest job in the world, but if it doesn't interest you, don't do it - I would have made a terrible mother.
The screen is a magic medium. It has such power that it can retain interest as it conveys emotions and moods that no other art form can hope to tackle.
Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth. It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together.
If I feel good about my parenting, I have no interest in judging other people's choices. If I feel good about my body, I don't go around making fun of other people's weight or appearance. We're hard on each other because we're using each other as a launching pad out of our own perceived deficiency.
Let us ever remember that our interest is in concord, not in conflict; and that our real eminence rests in the victories of peace, not those of war.
Let us not bankrupt our todays by paying interest on the regrets of yesterday and by borrowing in advance the troubles of tomorrow.
Ralph W. Sockman
The photograph itself doesn't interest me. I want only to capture a minute part of reality.
If every plant and flower were found in all places, the charm of locality would not exist. Everything varies, and that gives the interest.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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