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We mustn't hesitate to cut corruption at its roots.
King Felipe VI
I have deep roots in this Oklahoma soil. It makes me proud.
N. Scott Momaday
Food for us comes from our relatives, whether they have wings or fins or roots. That is how we consider food. Food has a culture. It has a history. It has a story. It has relationships.
You can say I had a severe case of 'Roots' envy. I wanted to be like Alex Haley, and I wanted to be able to... do my family tree back to the slave ship and then reverse the Middle Passage, as I like to put it, and find the tribe or ethnic group that I was from in Africa.
Henry Louis Gates
You know, sometimes I feel well and vital in the world, and sometimes I just feel so distressed I want to pull my hair out by the roots.
We must draw on our early roots and remind people why the Labour party was created and who it sought to represent. We have never been a sectional party promoting self-interest, but instead a force for engaging self-reliance and self-determination.
A woman always has her man, but the man unconsciously leans on his roots, his heritage. He feels like an orphan without his parents.
I think it is important to maintain your personality, your roots, very important.
Where the roots of private virtue are diseased, the fruit of public probity cannot but be corrupt.
The Ancient Games are relatively obscure to most Olympians, but to understand just what the Games are about, it is really necessary to investigate the roots and the meaning that has transformed culture and society for so many years.
I've got wealth and fame but I haven't changed my roots.
At the roots, people are still people. That's why Shakespeare is so popular no matter what the language.
When solving problems, dig at the roots instead of just hacking at the leaves.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Most of the problems a President has to face have their roots in the past.
Harry S Truman
I have Aboriginal roots on my father's side, and have always indentified with that spirit. I feel a lot of my music comes from that place.
The point of psychoanalysis is to really understand the roots of your behavior. Understand why you are doing the things you're doing - and connect your unconscious to your conscious.
It is sometimes hard to grasp the difference between identifying with one's own roots, understanding people with other roots, and judging what is good or bad.
I mean, the genuine roots of culture is folk music.
If you do not like a certain behavior in others, look within yourself to find the roots of what discomforts you.
Bryant H. McGill
I've had some Democrat African-American leaders tell me they're really not all that comfortable with Obama as the lead at the MLK festivities 'cause he's not down for the struggle. He does not have that in his roots.
I am not a Catholic; but I consider the Christian idea, which has its roots in Greek thought and in the course of the centuries has nourished all of our European civilization, as something that one cannot renounce without becoming degraded.
I came out of independent film, that's my roots.
Russia will not soon become, if it ever becomes, a second copy of the United States or England - where liberal value have deep historic roots.
I began doing writing projects and art and design projects to explore a new way of seeing Canada. Roots is one more way of continuing this exploration. I want to present a wide-open Canadian sense of color, adventure, communication and openness that defines our country.
I have tried my whole life to represent my Mexican roots with honor and pride.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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Henry David Thoreau
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