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Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
As America celebrates Memorial Day, we pay tribute to those who have given their lives in our nation's wars.
John M. McHugh
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Fulton J. Sheen
There are lots of Linux users who don't care how the kernel works, but only want to use it. That is a tribute to how good Linux is.
In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute.
Every journalist owes tribute to the evil one.
Jean de La Fontaine
Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance; it should be a tribute to our history and reminder of the work that lies in the months and years ahead.
Exercise should be regarded as tribute to the heart.
I feel it is time that I also pay tribute to my four writers, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.
Fulton J. Sheen
Today, hundreds of millions dwell in freedom, from the Baltic to the Adriatic, from the Western Approaches to the Aegean. And while we must never take this for granted, the first purpose of the European Union - to secure peace - has been achieved and we should pay tribute to all those in the EU, alongside Nato, who made that happen.
President Obama's record on national security is a tribute to his strength, and judgment, and to his preference for inclusion and partnership over partisanship.
William J. Clinton
We can't answer King's assassination with violence. That would be the worst tribute we could pay him.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
It's not just Bin Laden or just those that are involved in the counterterrorism effort. We've gotta cast the net broader than that. But I think it's a - very special tribute that we all owe to the bravery and courage of the men and women in the intelligence and military business who performed so well to finally get it done.
First, I want to pay tribute to Diana myself. She was an exceptional and gifted human being. In good times and bad, she never lost her capacity to smile and laugh, nor to inspire others with her warmth and kindness. I admired and respected her - for her energy and commitment to others, and especially for her devotion to her two boys.
Queen Elizabeth II
One simply cannot pay tribute to Stephen Covey without saying at the outset that he was a lovely human being.
I tried to pay some small tribute to A Man and a Woman (1966) with the recurring musical theme.
At this point I've got a bit of a track record. So people realize that when 'Weird Al' wants to go parody, it's not meant to make them look bad... it's meant to be a tribute.
It's not about battling the original artists when I record these songs, it's about paying tribute to them.
We all wore a 21 patch that one season as a silent tribute to our deceased teammate Roberto.
I decided it was time to pay tribute to my own songs, to give them the opportunity to mature and be adult.
I'm never in my life going to do a record that's a tribute to myself. I don't need it.
The citizen who criticizes his country is paying it an implied tribute.
J. William Fulbright
My sister sometimes does a Todd Barry tribute act.
This was a tragic event in human history, but by paying tribute to the Armenian community we ensure the lessons of the Armenian genocide are properly understood and acknowledged.
An actress who has the gift of swaying the emotions of an audience, of compelling tribute of tears, or of moving the public to joyous merriment, cannot always be satisfied to set aside her whole career, in the work that she loves, simply because she is married.
He's written some great songs. I thought that 'Blues Man' was a perfect song for me to do as a tribute.
Woe to us if we get our satisfaction from the food in the kitchen and the TV in the den and the sex in the bedroom with an occasional tribute to the cement blocks in the basement!
I do everything I do to pay tribute to my great-grandfather.
People would read all kinds of reaction into it, but Tracy told me himself that half the time he was just standing very still, trying to look sober and composed. That takes nothing away from him. The fact he got away with it was a tribute to his talent.
The opportunity to record the song came when Phil Collins' record label, Atlantic, was doing a tribute album to him and they asked all these different artists to do renditions of his songs.
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