quote: A total nuclear freeze is counterproductive - especially now, when technology is rapidly changing and the Soviets have some important strategic advantages.

quote: One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.

quote: Like everybody who is not in love, he thought one chose the person to be loved after endless deliberations and on the basis of particular qualities or advantages.

quote: This casket threatens; men that hazard all
Do it in hope of fair advantages.
A golden mind stoops not to shows of dross;
I'll then nor give nor hazard aught for lead.

quote: . . . in all our efforts to provide 'advantages' we have actually produced the busiest, most competitive, highly pressured and over-organized generation of youngsters in our history and possibly the unhappiest.

quote: Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.

quote: We make a vessel from a lump of clay; It is the space inside the vessel that makes it useful. ... Thus, while the tangible has advantages, It is the intangible that makes it useful.

quote: Commemoration of Nicholas Ferrar, Deacon, Founder of the Little Gidding Community, 1637 There is a pride of faith, more unforgiveable and dangerous than the pride of the intellect. It reveals a split personality in which faith is 'observed' and appraised, thus negating that unity born of a dying-unto-self, which is the definition of faith. To 'value' faith is to turn it into a metaphysical magic, the advantages of which ought to be reserved for a spiritual elite.

quote: Feast of All Souls To some men it is hard seeing a call of God through difficulties; when if it would but clothe itself with a few carnal advantages, how apparent it is to them! They can see It through a little cranny.

quote: Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.

quote: Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.

quote: The ideal of self-advancement which the civilizing west offers to backward populations brings with it the plague of individual frustration. All the advantages brought by the West are ineffectual substitutes for the sheltering and soothing anonymity of communal existence.

quote: The presence of a body of well-instructed men, who have not to labor for their daily bread, is important to a degree which cannot be overestimated; as all high intellectual work is carried on by them, and on such work material progress of all kinds mainly depends, not to mention other and higher advantages.

quote: It's been a long time since a visit to America stopped being an infallible formula for strengthening the reputation of European politicians. In the last decade, however, that contact with the American ally can result in at least as many headaches as it does advantages.

quote: The obvious issue that we and others, no doubt including the present authors, will wish to establish is what are the selective advantages of the mutations that are seen,

quote: The smart card is a developed card of multiple advantages and can serve both citizens and residents.

quote: The real discrimination here is by activist judges who are trying to deny children the advantages of a simple family.

quote: When I was first here, we had the advantages of the underdog. Now we have the disadvantages of the overdog.

quote: We played them before, so we knew what to expect. We knew our advantages and disadvantages.

quote: The machines here have unique advantages over others in the market and you also see our prices are very competitive.

quote: We believe Green Cove Springs provides Stock with the advantages to serve a larger market area in North Florida and South Georgia and we're anxious to get started.

quote: One of the advantages of filing electronically is greater accuracy. The system won't accept a return if there is an error on it and consequently the error rate on e-filed returns is less than 1 percent.

quote: It does not mean the right decision will be made by investors if they focus on tax advantages rather than the best returns.

quote: It will give manufacturers and companies a lot more local experience. They can do a lot more testing. There are a lot of advantages.

quote: Some of us are concerned that the mills in Maine in general have not looked for niche markets. Rather, they're competing in commodity markets where the competition is severe and the advantages that we have here in Maine are not fully utilized.

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