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Honoring the sacrifices many have made for our country in the name of freedom and democracy is the very foundation of Veterans Day.
Charles B. Rangel
'Tis pleasant, sure, to see one's name in print. A book's a book, although there's nothing in 't.
Shakespeare's name, you may depend on it, stands absurdly too high and will go down.
The small part of ignorance that we arrange and classify we give the name of knowledge.
My father used to call me 'bird bones' and, well, the name fits.
To get a name can happen but to few; it is one of the few things that cannot be brought. It is the free gift of mankind, which must be deserved before it will be granted, and is at last unwillingly bestowed.
Perhaps being old is having lighted rooms inside your head, and people in them, acting. People you know, yet can't quite name.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Art? That's a man's name.
In the name of feminism, we denied some essential aspects of our authentic selves. While feminism should have been nothing if not a celebration of our own unique characteristics, we insisted that we had no unique characteristics... that gender differences were hogwash, and a feminine woman was nothing more than a plaything for men.
They say the test of literary power is whether a man can write an inscription. I say, 'Can he name a kitten?'
Don't feel embarrassed if you've never heard of William Lane Craig. He parades himself as a philosopher, but none of the professors of philosophy whom I consulted had heard his name, either.
It is only our conception of time that makes us call the Last Judgement by this name. It is, in fact, a kind of martial law.
Reality is the name we give to our disappointments.
When I was young, poverty was so common that we didn't know it had a name.
Lyndon B. Johnson
I would rather make my name than inherit it.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Why isn't there a special name for the tops of your feet?
I don't care what you say about me. Just be sure to spell my name wrong.
I'm afraid, based on my own experience, that fascism will come to America in the name of national security.
Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself.
J. K. Rowling
I think I understand what military fame is; to be killed on the field of battle and have your name misspelled in the newspapers.
William Tecumseh Sherman
There is no greater tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of the law and in the name of justice.
Charles de Secondat
What is popularly called fame is nothing but an empty name and a legacy from paganism.
Nature is a good name for an effect whose cause is God.
Let my name stand among those who are willing to bear ridicule and reproach for the truth's sake, and so earn some right to rejoice when the victory is won.
Louisa May Alcott
If Jesus was a Jew, how come he has a Mexican first name?
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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