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The large majority of the Negroes who have put on the finishing touches of our best colleges are all but worthless in the development of their people.
Carter G. Woodson
Anything large enough for a wish to light upon, is large enough to hang a prayer upon.
The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal, should come in contact with other minds.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I'm sickened by all religions. Religion has divided people. I don't think there's any difference between the pope wearing a large hat and parading around with a smoking purse and an African painting his face white and praying to a rock.
Abortion and racism are evil twins, born of the same lie. Where racism now hides its face in public, abortion is accomplishing the goals of which racism only once dreamed. Together, abortionists are destroying humanity at large and the black community in particular.
Our incomes should be like our shoes; if too small, they will gall and pinch us; but if too large, they will cause us to stumble and to trip.
Charles Caleb Colton
Large skepticism leads to large understanding. Small skepticism leads to small understanding. No skepticism leads to no understanding.
The failure of national economic policy is costing us more than jobs; it has begun to weaken that uniquely American spirit of risk-taking, large ambition, and optimism about the future. We must rally them now to bold departures that rebuild our national morale as well as our material prosperity.
Shakespeare is one of the last books one should like to give up, perhaps the one just before the Dying Service in a large Prayer book.
The passions are the same in every conflict, large or small.
Where there are large powers with little ambition... nature may be said to have fallen short of her purposes.
I tell people I'm too stupid to know what's impossible. I have ridiculously large dreams, and half the time they come true.
My childhood was safe and sane. No abuse and no traumas. I was surrounded by a large and loving family who taught me the importance of hard work and a meaningful education.
Ronnie James Dio
The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
When I was a child people simply looked about them and were moderately happy; today they peer beyond the seven seas, bury themselves waist deep in tidings, and by and large what they see and hear makes them unutterably sad.
E. B. White
I believe Ronald Reagan can make this country what it once was... a large Arctic region covered with ice.
Girls are scary. Large groups of girls scare the crap out of me.
God bless the USA, so large, so friendly, and so rich.
W. H. Auden
Not far from our house, and opposite the old church with the golden cross, stood a large building, even larger than the church, and having many towers.
It was a weak spot in any nation to have a large body of disaffected people within its confusion.
Zora Neale Hurston
There are many things that people do happily that I can't imagine why they would do it... But I have to say that even though I am critical or judgmental of society at large, I'm not critical of people individually. We are who we are.
Ultimately, we have just one moral duty: to reclaim large areas of peace in ourselves, more and more peace, and to reflect it towards others. And the more peace there is in us, the more peace there will be in our troubled world.
The awareness that health is dependent upon habits that we control makes us the first generation in history that to a large extent determines its own destiny.
The whole philosophy of modern times is to dissolve distinctions between individuals and deal with them as large collections of people. It's essentially self-interested on the part of authority.
I would rather be kept alive in the efficient if cold altruism of a large hospital than expire in a gush of warm sympathy in a small one.
So it's one of those things where we have to - our problem is pacing ourselves and still reaching a large enough number of our audience. Because we don't want to burn the audience. And we don't want to be excluding anybody.
Gaming in general is a male thing. It isn't that gaming is designed to exclude women. Everybody who's tried to design a game to interest a large female audience has failed. And I think that has to do with the different thinking processes of men and women.
When I'm writing books, something weird happens; and the result is the books contain a large amount of what you could call 'supernaturalism.' As a writer, I find I need that to explain the world I'm writing about.
Everything in large doses is gonna kill you. Even happiness.
I travel the garden of music, thru inspiration. It's a large, very large garden, seen?
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