In less than eighteen months, it prepared a first draft which it submitted to the General Assembly and which, at the end of one hundred sessions of elevated, often impassioned discussion, was adopted in the form of thirty articles on December 10, 1948.

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May He who holds in his hands the destinies of nations, make you worthy of the favors He has bestowed, and enabled you with pure hearts and hands and sleepless vigilance, to guard and defend to the end of time, the great charge He has committed to your keeping.

By : J. Reuben Clark

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It seems so long ago that I played the part of the Doctor.

By : Patrick Troughton

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Around '75 when the recession hit, club owners started going to disco because it was cheaper for them to just buy a sound system than it was to hire a band.

By : Tommy Shaw

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Part of this new world of completely improvisational terrorism is that there were codes of war that disintegrated in the face of terrorism.

By : Diane Sawyer

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I make fun wherever I go... If I go to a restaurant by myself, rest assured, people will be talking about it. I always have a great deal of fun being with people. It's part of the journey.

By : Cloris Leachman

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All this flying around got on my nerves. But then I gave the script to Cathy to get her opinion. When she started to laugh, it was like 'That's it!'. I went to LA and I got the part.

By : Ed O'Neill

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On Career Day in high school, you don't walk around looking for the cartoon guy.

By : Gary Larson

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Too long a sacrifice can make a stone of the heart. O when may it suffice?

By : William Butler Yeats

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I was a Scout years ago, before the movement started, when my father took me fishing, camping and hunting. Then I was sorry that more girls could not have what I had. When I learned of the movement, I thought, here is what I always wanted other girls to have.

By : Lou Henry Hoover

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Writing is very much a playground - an artistic playground. It's the most fun thing I do.

By : Shania Twain

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Call for the grandest of all earthly spectacles, what is that? It is the sun going to his rest.

By : Thomas de Quincey

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There is an absolutely fundamental hostility on the part of totalitarian regimes toward religion.

By : Jeane Kirkpatrick

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