I accepted the interviews and encounters that had to be held with the media, but I would have preferred to work in peace.

By : Naguib Mahfouz 0 Likes          


Without a sense of place the work is often reduced to a cry of voices in empty rooms, a literature of the self, at its best poetic music

By : William Kennedy

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War as Napoleon knew it just not possible any more. However, we're very unlikely to accept or recognize "world peace" even when we get it.

By : Bruce Sterling

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War, famine, poverty and oppression of the workers will continue while woman makes life cheap. They will cease only when she limits her reproductivity and human life is no longer a thing to be wasted.

By : Margaret Sanger

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I will never work merely to make a reputation for myself, to be popular for appearances rather than for what I am. My task is to lead my country through service.

By : King Hussein I

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I have been criticized rather strenuously by painters and sculptors for not incorporating their work in our buildings.

By : Minoru Yamasaki

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Success is not assured, but America is resolute: this is the best chance for peace we are likely to see for some years to come - and we are acting to help Israelis and Palestinians seize this chance.

By : Condoleezza Rice

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Strip the proud nobility of their bloated estates, reduce them to a level with plain republicans, send forth to labor, and teach their children to enter the workshops or handle the plow, and you will thus humble proud traitors.

By : Thaddeus Stevens

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Each book, intuitively sensed and, in the case of fiction, intuitively worked out, stands on what has gone before, and grows out of it. I feel that at any stage of my literary career it could have been said that the last book contained all the others.

By : V. S. Naipaul

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For all who love freedom and peace, the world without Saddam Hussein's regime is a better and safer place.

By : George W. Bush

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In scientific work, those who refuse to go beyond fact rarely get as far as fact.

By : Thomas Huxley

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I now believe that major labels can only work with people who care more about fame and money than the quality of the art they produce.

By : Malcolm Wilson

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Workers have kept faith in American institutions. Most of the conflicts, which have occurred have been when labor's right to live has been challenged and denied.

By : John L. Lewis

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