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The Philippines and the U.S. have had a strong relationship with each other for a very long time now. We have a shared history. We have shared values, democracy, freedom, and we have been in all the wars together in modern history, the World War, Second World War, Cold War, Vietnam, Korea, now the war on terrorism.
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
Although prefabrication has a long history - the ancient Romans shipped pre-cut stone columns, pediments, and other architectural elements to their colonies in North Africa, where the numbered parts were reassembled into temples - the idea took on a new impetus with the technological advances of the Industrial Revolution.
An essay is a thing of the imagination. If there is information in an essay, it is by-the-by, and if there is an opinion, one need not trust it for the long run. A genuine essay rarely has an educational, polemical, or sociopolitical use; it is the movement of a free mind at play.
In certain states, if a woman makes $12,000 a year, and lives with her quarter-of-a million dollar boyfriend and they don't get married, as long as they don't get married, she gets maybe 20 or 30 thousand dollars in pre-tax benefits in terms of food stamps, health care and housing allowance.
Everyone should be able to build, and as long as this freedom to build does not exist, the present-day planned architecture cannot be considered art at all.
The only good thing about going to the fights is you can go into the green room and you can see some of your old friends that you haven't seen in a long time.
My obsession with outer space is my way of being different. I make astronaut music. It takes an astronaut so long to get to space - that's how long it takes to catch up on my music.
We need to get serious about combating gang violence on Long Island, and the entire nation.
Some people think architecture is about the genius sketch; I don't. Great architecture is a collaboration among a lot of people over a long period of time.
It's funny because before I joined the cast of 'Heroes,' I was an insomniac. I have suffered from insomnia for, like, so long. Now that I'm on the show, seriously - I sleep like a baby. I'm so tired all the time.
I don't mind living in a man's world as long as I can be a woman in it.
Soap and education are not as sudden as a massacre, but they are more deadly in the long run.
The battle for the individual rights of women is one of long standing and none of us should countenance anything which undermines it.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am sometimes sad when I hear the personal stories of Tibetan refugees who have been tortured or beaten. Some irritation, some anger comes. But it never lasts long. I always try to think at a deeper level, to find ways to console.
Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men.
George Bernard Shaw
Character is the ability to carry out a good resolution long after the excitement of the moment has passed.
The ability of a successful company to add functionality to its product has long been upheld.
For a long time now I have tried simply to write the best I can. Sometimes I have good luck and write better than I can.
Athletic skills are acquired over a long period of time and after countless hours of practice.
If you're going to have to swallow a frog, you don't want to have to look at that sucker too long!
Don't keep a man guessing too long - he's sure to find the answer somewhere else.
If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system.
We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.
There's always been a lot of information about your activities. Every phone number you dial, every credit-card charge you make. It's long since passed that a typical person doesn't leave footprints.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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