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#1. In view of China's growing military strength and intentions, the best way to safeguard Asia's permanent peace and prosperity is to have all Asian countries join forces with other democratic countries in the world to form a global community of democracies. - Author: Jim Costa
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#2. Taiwan gives a lot of foreign aid to Costa Rica, so it looks like they are basically buying the right to fish, even though it's not legal. - Author: Paul Watson
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#3. In the U.S. more than any other place, the banking system is insane. Millions of Americans lost their houses. Because of what? Because of the banking system. This American banking system is also coming to Europe. We can say today that the banks and high financiers run the world. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#4. Lanai at one time grew 98% of the world's pineapples. But the world's pineapples are now grown in two places, Costa Rica and Panama, because no one wants to spend $45 for a pineapple from the United States. - Author: Larry Ellison
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#5. Despite the previous efforts of Congresses, our addiction to foreign oil, as the President stated, is greater today than ever before. That dependency is a threat to our national security, and we must address that threat. - Author: Jim Costa
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#6. Should we attempt border security first, which I believe we should, we still need to face the fact that comprehensive reform is necessary. This must include a guest worker program and dealing with the 11 million people who are here today that are contributing to our economy. - Author: Jim Costa
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#7. Costa Rica is not afraid to go before any international body. - Author: Laura Chinchilla
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#8. The bottom line is that red carpet helps us broaden the appeal of the brand. Calvin Klein used to be about a very specific woman, but we've dressed so many different women at awards. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#9. I try to get back for every holiday to see my parents. Love being home and with my family. - Author: Antoniette Costa
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#10. I initially studied literature [in France], and then I went to cinema school. I discovered the Cinematheque, and saw not only action movies and westerns, but also lots of serious movies. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#11. Like Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Paraguay and others, Mexico believes that we should evaluate internationally agreed upon policies and search for a more effective and comprehensive response - Author: Jose Antonio Meade Kuribrena
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#12. I just hate people who are lazy. To be on my team, you have to have energy and a sense of wanting to learn. That really excites me. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#13. We have for too long put vast oil and natural gas reserves off limits to exploration and production, as The Washington Post editorial stated this week. - Author: Jim Costa
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#14. Being sexy is not about what's on show, it's all about suggestion, or insinuation. I'm interested in the way a garment hangs on a woman's body and the way it moves when she moves. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#15. Several countries - among them Austria, Costa Rica, Denmark, Finland, India, Israel and Sweden - ban or severely restrict the use of wild animals in circuses. In Brazil, a movement to ban wild animals from circuses started after hungry lions managed to grab and devour a small boy. - Author: Peter Singer
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#16. If you're going to be an artist, you have to create music that moves you, and to not try to fit in so much with what's happening around you. It's a career choice. - Author: Nikka Costa
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#17. I've reached a certain age where I love to work. I could just live here [at the studio]. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#18. My parents had a factory, so I was linked to the textile and fashion industry. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#19. The barking hounds ran in and out of the creek, making slapping waves, turning the Georgia earth to mud under the longleaf pines. With the dogs at play, they were, for a lovely short time, naive boys on a glorious summer's day, lost in clamorous youth. - Author: Jo-Ann Costa
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#20. You know every time you change a decade, it's a problem, because you approach the end little by little. But my decision is to keep going. The problem is always to know when the head doesn't work well. Someone has to tell you. I hope my children will tell me. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#21. I hope the average woman feels she needs practicality but with a little bit of fantasy. Otherwise, it's just not fashion. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#22. Concetta and Domenico Costa, Mariana Pontillo, the Arena family. We live. - Author: Laurie Fabiano
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#23. Right after high school, I moved to Rio and took classes to become a technician for a manufacturing factory where you had to figure out how to produce 3,000 pairs of jeans. But in Rio, I was by myself, which was very liberating, being so young. I got to do my own thing. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#24. Too often, Indian tribes are at the mercy of the shifting political winds of State government. - Author: Jim Costa
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#25. As Taiwan's friend and ally, I believe it is important for the United States to monitor the situation in the Taiwan Strait very carefully to help ensure Taiwan is not forced into a position which would endanger its freedom or its democracy. - Author: Jim Costa
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#26. I get recognized for 'Reaper' in the U.K. I was in Costa Rica and got recognized for 'Heroes.' In Canada, it's 'Rookie Blue.' People also think that I'm in the 'Twilight' series because of Kristen Stewart. - Author: Missy Peregrym
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#27. Stories break silence and nourish those who work, feel, and dream.
From Costa Rica: A Traveler's Literary Companion - Author: Carmen Naranjo
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#28. A lot of times on tour it's about, 'OK, where am I today? Wow, I'm in Costa Rica. What is their famous dish?' And it's about trying the food, and really experiencing it. - Author: Fergie
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#29. My generation is so used to having our public spaces look like the Starbucks, with the beautiful lighting and the little bit of Nina Simone and my coffee that's blended a certain way from Costa Rica. - Author: Sandra Tsing Loh
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#30. When I say art influences me, which it does, it's not at all in a literal form. You go and see exhibitions or collections or meet an artist. It's all a compilation. Every moment, at all times, all this information. Then all this information disappears, and it shows up later in the process. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#31. People say "the Americans" or "the United States," as if it was a kind of bloc. It's not. There's a lot of people thinking differently from other people in the U.S. This is very interesting to me and very important. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#32. Brazil is not what you see but what you feel. Once you spend time here - a week, two weeks - you get in the vibe. It's really intoxicating. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#33. When a sketch comes into this three-dimensional form and everybody contributes, it's really fantastic. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#34. Criticism is just someone else's opinion. Even people who are experts in their fields are sometimes wrong. It is up to you to choose whether to believe some of it, none of it, or all of it. What you think is what counts. - Author: Rodolfo Costa
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#35. My mother was very fashion-oriented, and she started a little children's wear business that became large in this little town. She used to be able to look at a picture of an outfit and just start cutting the fabric right there. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#36. We are a breathtakingly alienated people ... One of my props is the world's largest underpants. I've had the president of Costa Rica in my underpants with me. - Author: Patch Adams
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#37. Where's that guy with the coffee?' 'I'm here.' Mannix had appeared. 'You went to Costa Rica for the beans? - Author: Marian Keyes
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#38. My brother's a teacher in Costa Rica and actually does a more important and significant job than I will ever do. - Author: Dominic Monaghan
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#39. This Department of Treasury, run by this administration, using the same tried and true accounting methods that every business in America uses, cast new light on the fiscal severity that our Nation is facing, what some would call a mess. - Author: Jim Costa
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#40. Sometimes there are leftwing governments I'm very critical of. For me, being leftwing is to live in a society where there's permanent change. It also means to respect the freedom of everybody, and to not accept big organizations or rich, powerful people holding power. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#41. It's important for you to do what you love and not let anyone bring you down. - Author: Nikka Costa
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#42. When people ask me what it is about Brazil and my work, it's not something that I can say literally. It's unidentifiable. It's like when you do research and things inspire you. If you're smart enough, then obviously you don't take it literally. The inspiration will come out later somehow. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#43. Every creature and plant is part of her (mother nature's) amazing interconnected garden ... The whole world is a garden. - Author: Costa Georgiadis
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#44. I think the women that we dress, the women who buy our clothes, they have a certain strength. It could be about the clothes, it could be about themselves. It's just attractive. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#45. My need to parent is so much bigger, sometimes, than my children's need for parenting. - Author: Margot Page
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#46. We're all nurtured by mother nature's cycles and seasons. - Author: Costa Georgiadis
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#47. I have a place in Costa Rica that is in the middle of the jungle. There's no Internet. There's no TV. Do I work there? Hell no. - Author: Shane Smith
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#48. I'm always composing and trying to learn more about the business. In today's market, it's more important than ever to be self-sufficient as an artist. I am in law school and that has helped me in so many ways. It's cool to know what I'm signing and I hope to be able to advise other artists. - Author: Antoniette Costa
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#49. I drape a lot. I cut. I have to touch. For me, it's almost impossible to start without that. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#50. People don't really go to museums in Rio. I shouldn't say it's not sophisticated, but, you know, they go to the beach. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#51. Technology is an extension of our hands and our feet, not our spirit. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#52. We want to allow Costa Ricans to make a qualitative leap in our development and go to an economy based on innovation and developing a broadband infrastructure in order to overcome the barrier of 15 per cent penetration. - Author: Laura Chinchilla
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#53. Aggressive capitalism leads the world, and we can see the results, especially in Europe: more poverty for the vast majority, and more riches for a few. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#54. I came to New York when I was 21, 22. I couldn't speak English. I knew I wanted to go to fashion school. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#55. You think 24-7 when you're a creative person. And I find pleasure in everything - if I'm in a flea market, I'm there on my downtime, but I'm also there searching for the collection. I don't separate the two. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#56. Values heavily influence the practice of health habits. For example, exercise for women may be considered desirable in one culture but undesirable in another.(Donovan, Jessor, Costa, 1991) As a result, patterns among women will differe greatly between two cultures. - Author: Shelley E. Taylor
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#57. In addition, to punishing sexual offenders and protecting our children, we must also provide services, resources and counseling to the people who are victims of these horrible crimes. - Author: Jim Costa
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#58. Costa Rica remains peacefully and firmly committed to the well- being and safety of our population. We promote a model of development based upon harmony with nature; solidarity and social inclusion; economic and trade opening; development of our human resources, and innovation. - Author: Laura Chinchilla
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#59. I saw money becoming more and more important everywhere. It's one of the most abstract and important inventions by human beings. At the same time, money is capable of extraordinary corruption in every kind of relationship. I tried to see how and why, more and more, money is becoming a religion. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#60. I was born in Costa Rica and we moved to America where it was a whole new world for me. - Author: Harry Shum Jr.
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#61. My love of fashion stemmed from my mother's passion for it. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#62. If there is no peace in Central America, it will not be because Costa Rica, and myself as president, have not done what is necessary to obtain peace. - Author: Oscar Arias
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#63. I do go back to Brazil once a year. I miss my family. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#64. The Crime Victims Fund is distributed to service providers who assist millions of crime victims annually throughout our communities in a host of ways. It is paid for by fines levied on criminals, not taxpayers. - Author: Jim Costa
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#65. It's my first love what I dreaming of when I go to bed, when I lay my head upon my pillow. - Author: Nikka Costa
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#66. One of the coolest moments for me is still when Kenny G came back to a venue to find me and personally tell me that he loved my song "Void of a Legend" and had watched the video several times. It's the ultimate feeling to get feedback like that from an artist you look up to - Author: Antoniette Costa
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#67. I fully appreciate the fact that George W. Bush won 49% of my district. - Author: Jim Costa
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#68. I taught English in Costa Rica before I went to college. I'm not an especially outdoorsy guy, but sometimes I would spot wildlife while whitewater rafting or walking in the rainforest at 5 A.M. - Author: John Krasinski
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#69. When you're in a broken family and your role model is a violent male, boys grow up believing that's the way they're supposed to act. And girls think that's an accepted way men will treat them. - Author: Jim Costa
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#70. In the U.S., some extraordinary movies have been made on politics and social issues. We learned lots of things from American cinema. But in the last ten or fifteen years, this has changed drastically. Today, that kind of movie is much easier to make in Europe. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#71. Cultivate an optimistic mind, use your imagination, always consider alternatives, and dare to believe that you can make possible what others think is impossible. - Author: Rodolfo Costa
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#72. Every day, you get the opportunity to change your life. Change what you do not want. Change what makes you unhappy. - Author: Rodolfo Costa
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#73. The Costa Rica experience shows that with dedicated resources, creative institutions, and a sound legal framework, deforestation can be reversed and forest cover expanded. - Author: Bruno Stagno Ugarte
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#74. All the Tauruses I know have this connection to the earth and the environment. We are very curious people, very loyal, very aware of and respectful of our surroundings. Also, we're stubborn, but that's our way. We understand what we want, which is not bad. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#75. The Costa Rican government is prioritizing laying fiber optic over paving roads. Costa Rica is trying to become one of the Internet societies. This is happening throughout the world. - Author: Reed Hastings
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#76. My concern is not for the judicial system, but for the reality that the shark fin mafia of Costa Rica has a price on my head, and a Costa Rican prison would provide an excellent opportunity for someone to exercise this lethal contract against me. - Author: Paul Watson
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#77. Human beings are organisms that have always required both beliefs and knowledge. - Author: Rebecca D. Costa
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#78. I love to garden and cook whenever I get the chance and escape anywhere that's peaceful and quiet. My philosophy on living well is to always stay positive in life. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#79. It's not just about facts, information and technical know how ... Gardens are about time, observation and intuition. - Author: Costa Georgiadis
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#80. Spread the word about good music. Don't just listen to what's on the radio. If you put in a little effort, you can find some truly wonderful stuff. - Author: Nikka Costa
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#81. I cannot live without art: it excites me, it challenges me, and it leads me to the next thing. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#82. My resolution is to make positivity, thankfulness and happiness my new mantra. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#83. I hate to sound esoteric, but there is something about a house that leads you to that one chair, that one corner, where you just sit and feel comfortable. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#84. I have produced all my music videos. Love to get behind the camera and get involved in the editing process. - Author: Antoniette Costa
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#85. I wonder if I would have been less organic of a designer without my background. Maybe I would be more academic about designing, more methodical. I want things to be a certain way, and I'm very precise, but school itself wasn't that relevant for me. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#86. is like an essay. Each day is a new draft- identify the strengths and build on them; identify the weaknesses and make them strengths. Then your life will get better and better. - Author: Arthur Costa
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#87. In gardens it's not just plants and insects and microbes that grow. People grow too, and the best bit is that they don't realise it's happening. It just happens. - Author: Costa Georgiadis
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#88. Costa Rica and Germany have simply been pawns in the Japanese quest to silence Sea Shepherd in an attempt to stop our annual opposition of their illegal whaling activities. - Author: Paul Watson
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#89. Get growing. Back yourself and make mistakes. It's your mistakes and observations that are your greatest tutors. - Author: Costa Georgiadis
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#90. Descendants of de Clieu's original plant were also proliferating in the region, in Haiti, Cuba, Costa Rica, and Venezuela. Ultimately, Brazil became the world's dominant coffee supplier, leaving Arabia far behind. - Author: Tom Standage
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#91. The language of gardening fuels the senses: talk with your hands, observe with your ears and listen with your eyes. - Author: Costa Georgiadis
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#92. I'm so not interested in gossip. It just gives me the creeps. I love the work; I love what I do. If somebody sends me an interview that has any connotation of something that's not interesting or genuine, I'm not interested. I really detach myself from it. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#93. A lot of films made me love the movies, everything from Hitchcock to Godard. But the ones that really grabbed me were Costa-Gavras's films like 'Z' and 'State of Siege.' - Author: Paul Haggis
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#94. I decided to go to the cinema school because I thought it was a new sort of media. Nowadays, it's not anymore, but in the '50s, cinema had a half century of age. Today it's more than one century. I thought it was a new media, a new way of telling stories. - Author: Costa-Gavras
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#95. Although it happens more rarely in men, breast cancer is not gender-specific. I was in Costa Rica, and in the shower I felt this lump under my left nipple. It was very small, mind you, but enough to make me call my doctor. - Author: Richard Roundtree
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#96. But we have to look after mother nature so she can look after us - the water, the soil, the air and all the life within it. - Author: Costa Georgiadis
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#97. Costa Rica, with its tourist-based economy and lack of a national army, has focused on keeping safe its beaches, parks and other public draws. It is one if the safest countries in Central America based on the number of homicides. - Author: Laura Chinchilla
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#98. Human progress is always possible... - Author: Kristen Lee Costa
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#99. If you have beautiful knees, show your knees. I'm not a puritan. I love skin. - Author: Francisco Costa
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#100. My first love thinks that I'm too young. He doesn't even know. Wish that I could show him what I'm feeling. - Author: Nikka Costa
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