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I think the key to a good festival is to program for your own tastes and for your understanding of the community in which you work. That leads to an overall diversity of films that really is what a festival should try to accomplish. Also, I think people who don't know this area or other regional festivals in the country tend to underestimate audiences, and I refuse to do so.
Tom Hall
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It is my understanding that public funds cannot be used to advocate for a particular result in a bond or budget vote.
Tom Jensen
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What makes Dave so strong is his understanding of training and willingness to pay the price He has given up the other sports and focuses on running now. It's a little too early to talk about what he's destined to do. Later on this season we'll have a better idea. He's doing some advanced workouts and we will have to see how his body reacts.
Ed Pancoast
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That's my understanding, that he's going to be there.
Tim Purpura
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Unless we remember we cannot understand
M. Forster
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He's gone; that's our understanding.
Earl Calloway
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
No man thoroughly understands a truth until he has contended against it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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In the new approach, as you know, the important thing is to understand what you are doing rather than to get the right answer
Tom Lehrer
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We are hoping to improve on our fundamentals and understanding of the game, as well as try to determine starters and guys who will earn playing time. We also want to give an overall evaluation of our toughness as well as establish that we have all our guys in the best positions for our team.
Tim Russell
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As far as my understanding of the gospel, they're just sadly confused.
Tom Pappas
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I'm cautious about taking a functioning known quantity and turning it into something else -- at least without a full understanding of what the ultimate goal is.
Ed Moyle
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Christine has come a long way. Her game has improved so much from November to now in overall understanding of the game. She has become more confident in her own play. She's come up with a big board and basket here and there.
Elaine Eddy
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Eleanor Roosevelt
Understanding is a two-way street.
Eleanor Roosevelt
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Stephen R. Covey
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
Stephen R. Covey
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Princess Diana, ,
If I am to care for people in hospital I really must know every aspect of their treatment and to understand their suffering.
Princess Diana, ,
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Tom Daschle
I certainly agree with those who have grown impatient with hair-splitting over legal technicalities, ... There is a basic understanding of the standard of truthfulness that the president failed to meet.
Tom Daschle
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Tom Daschle
What we need is just a clear understanding on all sides that we are not going to offer amendments, we are not going to be one-upping each other here, ... There are a lot of ways, rhetorically or legislatively that we might get into some sort of bidding war on statements that I think could be counterproductive. What we want is a simple opportunity for us to again reassert our strong support and our friendship with Israel.
Tom Daschle
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This mission will greatly expand our scientific understanding of Mars, pave the way for our next robotic missions later in this decade and help us prepare for sending humans to Mars.
Doug McCuistion
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A student would take a semester off to work for an engineer and gain an understanding of particular companies.
William Fannin
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To understand the world, you must first understand a place like Mississippi
William Faulkner
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Such understanding is required for researchers to develop new and much-needed approaches to prevent, diagnose and treat diseases, such as diabetes, bipolar disorder, cancer and many others.
David Altshuler
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William Hazlitt
The thing is plain. All that men really understand, is confined to a very small compass; to their daily affairs and experience; to what they have an opportunity to know, and motives to study or practice. The rest is affectation and imposture.
William Hazlitt
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Everybody's understanding where they fit. We have chemistry now.
David Bowens
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The Board can only do so much and we now have a better understanding of how this matter came to be, and we'll have a further meeting in future to discuss it again.
Van Huyssteen
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If scientific reasoning were limited to the logical processes of arithmetic, we should not get very far in our understanding of the physical world. One might as well attempt to grasp the game of poker entirely by the use of the mathematics of probability.
Vannevar Bush
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I have heard it being talked about, ... My understanding is it’s to make things run more efficiently, to give me the authority to do my job.
David Currier
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He has a very good understanding of where the president wants to go, he has a good understanding of the process, and he has good relations with other people in the process.
David Trachtenberg
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Madam, you have the vision of Pandit Nehru, political understanding of Indira Gandhi and dynamism of Rajiv Gandhi.
Vayalar Ravi
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It is not the language but the speaker that we want to understand.
Veda Upanishads
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We have reached an understanding. The details of the alliance will be worked out soon.
Veerappa Moily
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