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A lot of these infrastructure projects benefit private entities just by their nature. If you build a highway and there happens to be an exit ramp to a mall there's some benefit to a private entity.
Larry Morandi
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We must always take from nature what we paint and always choose the most beautiful things.
Leon Alberti
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Leonard Cohen
What is most original in a man's nature is often that which is most desperate. Thus new systems are forced on the world by men who simply cannot bear the pain of living with what is. Creators care nothing for their systems except that they be unique. If Hitler had been born in Nazi Germany he wouldn't have been content to enjoy the atmosphere.
Leonard Cohen
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[Western Illinois] wasn't the strongest of opponents. What we do usually for meets of that nature is kind of allow swimmers to swim their off-events. Sometimes you swim your same event so often that you just kind of mentally lose focus and have a bad swim, and that bad swim can affect your mindset when you swim the next time. I liked the opportunity to have the majority of the team swim off events.
Mark Gole
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Leonardo da Vinci
Nature never breaks her own laws
Leonardo da Vinci
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We are looking into the report. We would not know the nature of an investigation.
Mary Osako
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The very winds whispered in soothing accents, and maternal Nature bade me weep no more.
Mary Shelley
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The dramatic nature was what was so shocking.
Leslie Leinwand
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Anything is possible in nature. You have birds that fly around the world.
Leslie Miller
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We misunderstood the nature of what we thought would happen after Baghdad,
Lindsey Graham
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Maureen Dowd
One must not attempt to justify them, but rather to sense their nature simply and clearly.
Maureen Dowd
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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
If thou live according to nature, thou wilt never be poor; if according to the opinions of the world, thou wilt never be rich.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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The city is a fact in nature, like a cave, a run of mackerel or an ant-heap. But it is also a conscious work of art, and it holds within its communal framework many simpler and more personal forms of art. Mind takes form in the city; and in turn, urban forms condition mind.
Lewis Mumford
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That's the nature of the surface. It's a little slower and the bounce is a bit higher.
Mats Wilander
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Our reason may prove what it will: our reason is only a feeble ray that has issued from Nature.
Maurice Maeterlinck
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The Chinese side strongly urges the U.S. side to recognize the serious, harmful and dangerous nature of U.S. arms sales to Taiwan, ... going further and further down the dangerous path of selling weapons to Taiwan.
Li Zhaoxing
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A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.
G. Ballard
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Some of the qualities that go into making a good reporter - aggressiveness, a certain sneakiness, a secretive nature, nosiness, the ability to find out that which someone wants hidden, the inability to take "no" with any sort of grace, a taste for go
Linda Ellerbee
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Such is the nature of emergency ordinances.
Mayor Klanderud
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Given the heinous nature of this case, it's unlikely the parole board will ever release him,
Jason Anderson
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The neat thing about this tournament is the nature of it, and how quick it is. A nice win here, you step it up in one game, and all of a sudden people take note, not just of the team but the players on it.
Jason Bay
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By the nature of playing by yourself, my repertoire gets a lot bigger than what it is with the band, that's for sure,
Jeff Tweedy
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We believe the 'back-end loaded' nature of December will be particularly pronounced this year.
Jeffrey Klinefelter
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We'll let nature take its course, and time will tell where he winds up.
Jeff Borris
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We will face 2006 with a strengthened team without changing its true nature. I believe there will not be any further new acquisitions. We will bet on young riders at their first year as pros.
Roberto Amadio
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Fellini belongs to nature.
Roberto Benigni
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The nature of our team is that we depend on our doubles a lot. We have a balanced team. For us to beat better teams, we have to win both doubles and have one of our singles come through.
Jeff Holman
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
The sea, washing the equator and the poles, offers its perilous aid, and the power and empire that follow it... ''Beware of me,'' it says, ''but if you can hold me, I am the key to all the lands.''
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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They were the kind and nature of expenditures that have been permitted in the past and were permitted under her contract.
Ron Franklin
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That's a bonus to look back at. Obviously, that year [2002-03] sucked. But it's just the nature of it. When you're not good, you get a good, young player [in the draft].
Rod Brind'Amour
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