101 Total Quotes

Tension Quotes

There was no tension at all.
Brook Lang
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Some tension is necessary for the soul to grow, and we can put that tension to good use. We can look for every opportunity to give and receive love, to appreciate nature, to heal our wounds and the wounds of others, to forgive, and to serve.
Joan Borysenko
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There is a powerful tension in our relationship to technology. We are excited by egalitarianism and anonymity, but we constantly fight for our identity.
David Owens
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The current political tension is very serious.... We have not yet ruled out a boycott of the election.
Abhisit Vejjajiva
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Tony Blair
I ... appeal to you and all your colleagues to do everything possible to avoid tension and violence.
Tony Blair
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They will be happy about the upgrading of relations, even if it comes at the expense of more tension in U.S.-China relations.
Andrew Yang
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The tension in the Middle East and other issues such as Nigeria will keep prices from falling. There are a lot of things that could occur in coming days, and none of them are positive.
Justin Fohsz
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Heightening tension will make the atmosphere inside Iran harsh too. ... Referring Iran to anyplace but the IAEA won't solve any problems.
Hamid-Reza Asefi
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If political tension cannot be resolved by June, it could lead to an alarming imbalance in the trade account, the current account and the balance of payments.
Ampon Kittiampon
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We've looked over time for a number of things, practical steps by the parties to defuse tension. We've looked for a dialogue between them, if possible, to resolve the issues.
Richard Boucher
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When you feel pressured and pushed, when you feel not respected, when you feel tension at work, when you feel the work that you do isn't of real value, that leads to overwork, ... Sizable portions of the U.S. work forces have these feelings.
Ellen Galinsky
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It's a system that moves very slowly, and will create tension for us for many days. It will be a long battle.
Jose Rubiera
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The tension between "yes" and "no," between "I can" and "I cannot," makes us feel that, in so many instances, human life is an interminable debate with one's self.
Anatole Broyard
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With the inventories where they are, and prices were they are, they don't equate. It's geopolitical tension that's holding us up right now.
Steve Bellino
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Angela Davis
The work of the political activist inevitably involves a certain tension between the requirement that position be taken on current issues as they arise and the desire that one's contributions will somehow survive the ravages of time.
Angela Davis
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At first I thought there was some tension between us with the new guy coming in, but they've done a great job adjusting to my system, working with me and embracing me. I really love these guys and I'm sorry we ended this way, but they're great young men.
Doug Scheidt
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I don't find any kind of tension very productive, ... I find it destructive, actually. I think this record was made despite the mood in our camp, and that something very productive came out of it, which came as a surprise.
Shirley Manson
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I'm going to do something. There's a little tension between us.
Josh Brown
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I am trying to push people's buttons and see how they respond to things, ... We are trying to create tension situations like in a game and trying to get guys to fight through some of that stuff.
Brian Joyce
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It's very indicative of the way the North operates in terms of increasing the tension and trying to get more attention from the United States.
Ray Jovanovich
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Howard Schultz
There's tension here, and I'm just trying to respond in a responsible way,
Howard Schultz
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Good to see you in a better mood than last week. I reckon the tension must have been getting to you, which is understandable. I also understand this your last OBO - and let's hope you sign off on a high.
Tim Ward
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general tension in the region and the feeling that there was a requirement or a need for a new review of the security situation in general in Yemen.
Edward Walker
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It was very intense. ... The tension was definitely building, because nobody wants to get shut out. The putt that Raymond made almost stopped on the edge. It was very dramatic.
Todd Blersch
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When you feel pressured and pushed, when you feel not respected, when you feel tension at work, when you feel the work that you do isn't of real value, that leads to overwork. Sizable portions of the U.S. work forces have these feelings.
Ellen Galinsky
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Is it just me, or is there a lot of sexual tension in here?
David Swain
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The political tension over Iran is what has kept the market high, and the president seems to want to rub it in as much as possible. We may see $70 remain through the end of the month. The situation doesn't seem to be getting any closer to resolution.
Bruce Evers
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It taps into that feeling of tension and terror,
Brian Shea
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the Bible itself displays tension over the issue of women in the ministry.
Gary Parker
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There's a lot of tension with the immigration issue going on, but this transcends that issue. You don't handle it by banning the American flag.
Mike Burk
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