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Despite all the hype about local or green food, the single biggest impediment to wider adoption is not research, programs, organizations, or networking. It is the demonizing and criminalizing of virtually all indigenous and heritage-based food practices.
The only way to be true to our American tradition is to maintain absolute governmental neutrality regarding religious beliefs and practices.
The hajj is one of the five essential practices of Islam; when they make the pilgrimage to Mecca, Muslims ritually act out the central principles of their faith.
'Vogue' has the power to make and break - whether it's fashion trends, designers, models, and yes, even industry practices.
The core of the person is what he or she loves, and that is bound up with what they worship - that insight recalibrates the radar for cultural analysis. The rituals and practices that form our loves spill out well beyond the sanctuary. Many secular liturgies are trying to get us to love some other kingdom and some other gods.
No one has as much luck around the greens as one who practices a lot.
Chi Chi Rodriguez
By the proper intakes of vitamins and other nutrients and by following a few other healthful practices from youth or middle age on, you can, I believe, extend your life and years of well-being by twenty-five or even thirty-five years.
My writing practice taught me the important thing is steadfastness. It's not necessarily discipline. Discipline can become a prison. When your spiritual practices become another thing for you to be anxious about, they've lost their usefulness.
All human societies go through fads in which they temporarily either adopt practices of little use or else abandon practices of considerable use.
If people want to get into leadership through corrupt practices, through corrupt means, I think that's detestable; we have to take action.
When I got to be a CEO, I said: 'Right. I'm now going to tackle gender inequality head-on. I'm going to make a difference and lead by example and actively put in place policies and practices to support women.'
We have a powerful potential in out youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.
Mary McLeod Bethune
Human cultural diversity is vast; the range of cultural practices, beliefs, and languages that we speak is vast.
Rescuing women from their burden of unwarranted guilt is going to require 'educational practices and socializing agents' even more effective than the ones that have been relentlessly loading female humans with responsibility for other people's behavior from their earliest childhood.
Mindfulness practices enhance the connection between our body, our mind and everything else that is around us. Mindful living is the key to understanding our struggles with weight and to empowering us to control our weight.
Our pluralist society must provide its citizens with the tools to understand religions, their symbols and their practices.
Strapped by tight credit and plummeting sales, businesses have overhauled the way they manage supply chains, inventory, production practices and staffing.
There is nothing better than to make it to the College World Series. All of the extra reps in the weight room, all of the early morning practices, and all the hard work spent the entire year makes it worth it.
So organic farming practices are something that, to me, are interlinked with the idea of using biodiesel.
Let's talk about policing and public safety. Let's debate what works and what does not. We must abandon practices that do not work, and do more of the things that actually do work to save lives.
A man must love a thing very much if he not only practices it without any hope of fame and money, but even... without any hope of doing it well.
As federal lawmakers, we have a responsibility to set a precedent for energy efficient practices.
Political organizations have slowly substituted themselves for the Churches as the places for believing practices. Politics has once again become religious.
Michel De Certeau
Scientists are very much entangled in their culture and this culture is not pristine, untouched by other cultures and practices.
Call it a case of observer bias on my part, but Humanist Paganism seems to be an emerging option for those who want to be part of the Pagan community, but who want to be a little more intellectual about their practices, and they really don't care about the 'woo' anymore.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love.
Jean de la Bruyere
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