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I always enjoy the job and the work that I do, because that's the condition that I attach in accepting any job. This way, I can really work and dedicate myself to the institution for achieving the goal which I believe is a noble one.
Sri Mulyani Indrawati
It's very easy for Australians living in big cities to either romanticise or demonise the situation in Aboriginal places - to kind of look at things through the 'noble innocents' prism or through the 'chronically dysfunctional' prism, and I suspect that is so often the case.
All beautiful and noble qualities have been united in me... I shall be the fruit which will leave eternal vitality behind even after its decay. How great must be your joy, therefore, to have given birth to me.
It is, alas, chiefly the evil emotions that are able to leave their photographs on surrounding scenes and objects and whoever heard of a place haunted by a noble deed, or of beautiful and lovely ghosts revisiting the glimpses of the moon?
Algernon H. Blackwood
Not a day passes over the earth, but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words and suffer noble sorrows.
Noble deeds and hot baths are the best cures for depression.
I don't know whether there is anyone else at all who remembers my noble father with such sadness.
In the name of noble purposes men have committed unspeakable acts of cruelty against one another.
J. William Fulbright
The long-established and noble rule of Law, one of the greatest products of the character and tradition of British history, has suffered a deadly blow. Blackmail has become respectable.
I've always embraced failure as a noble pursuit. It allows you to be anti whatever anyone wants you to be, and to break all the rules.
In the early 2000s, I was introduced to the noble art of kickboxing, it thrilled me, and I loved it. I loved the honour and the discipline, and I also loved the punching.
Right now people are interested in genetic engineering to help the human race. That's a noble cause, and that's where we should be heading. But once we get past that - once we understand what genetic diseases we can deal with - when we start thinking about the future, there's an opportunity to create some new life-forms.
So often when Black men have to play roles on TV, we're either the noble savage or we're completely a savage, and there's no nuance.
Dog rescue remains a gamble, of course. For all the good will, hard work, and noble motivation, nobody can really predict with certainty how a traumatized, dislocated dog will respond in a new environment.
I love what I do, and I love the audience, and I love the fact that I get to do it, and I love, I love our craft very, very, much, and it's a noble craft. We have a responsibility to it, and to the audience, and to the playwright, and to the message. I won't ever care less.
When someone sets out to be controversial or provocative or shocking as an end in itself, I don't think that's a noble goal.
It is finer to bring one noble human being into the world and rear it well... than to kill ten thousand.
Two hundred years ago, our Founding Fathers gave us a democracy. It was based upon the simple, yet noble, idea that government derives its validity from the consent of the governed.
In England, footballers are respected more, the game is more noble, there's less cheating. Every Spaniard who goes loves it - and comes back a better player. If I had ever left, it would have been to England.
Pain has its own noble joy, when it starts a strong consciousness of life, from a stagnant one.
The most noble criticism is that in which the critic is not the antagonist so much as the rival of the author.
Truth and mercy require the exertion - never the suppression, of man's noble rights and powers.
He is not dead who departs from life with a high and noble fame; but he is dead, even while living, whose brow is branded with infamy.
To make the public sentiment, on the side of all that is just and true and noble, is the highest use of life.
I can see a version of my life where it all becomes meaningless. On a good day, writing seems noble. Other times, it's narcissistic and pointless.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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