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Top 100 Quotes About Structures

#1. Voclain needs an heir." "As she lacks the anatomical structures to lay an egg, my human issue will have to inherit." "Voclain is a Bloodkin legacy, one of the oldest - " "Then, mother, I suggest you get cracking and give me a brother. He can have Voclain. I'm going to be happy. - Author: Erin Kellison
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#2. The essence of what exists in the U.S. is not democracy but capitalism - imperialism. What the U.S. spreads around the world is not democracy, but imperialism and political structures to enforce that imperialism. - Author: Bob Avakian
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#3. Power structures were always fairly easy to figure out if you took a moment to observe the people involved. - Author: Meg Wolitzer
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#4. Poverty calls us to sow hope ... Poverty is the flesh of the poor Jesus, in that child who is hungry, in the one who is sick, in those unjust social structures. - Author: Pope Francis
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#5. Every few hundred years in Western history there occurs a sharp transformation. Within a few short decades, society - its worldview, its basic values, its social and political structures, its art, its key institutions - rearranges itself. We are currently living through such a time. - Author: Peter Drucker
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#6. We may say that life has borrowed from inanimate processes the same mechanism used in producing these striking structures that are crystals. - Author: Linus Pauling
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#7. There are ... scientific works - star catalogues, for example - which are not art; but the theoretical structures of Gauss, Einstein, or Maxwell are original, individual, "very personal" responses and expressions of exactly the same kind as the creative works of Beethoven or Dostoievski. - Author: James R Newman
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#8. Why do we insist on building the largest and most impressive structures in our city when people on the other side of town are hungry, jobless and worshipping in storefronts? - Author: K.P. Yohannan
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#9. Churches, by the very reason of their structures, are monolithic and do not adapt easily. But in many cases, they, too, have allowed themselves to become allied or even part of an unjust establishment or system. - Author: Sean MacBride
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#10. There's nothing sexier than a girl who's like, 'I know who FDR is, I know about the New Deal, I'm going to give you a new deal.' and then, over a period of years, she structures her sex acts in such a way that they save the economy. - Author: Eugene Mirman
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#11. In the humanist ideal, the mainstream is where interesting debate, the generating of new ideas and creativity take place. In rational society this mainstream is considered uncontrollable and is therefore made marginal. The centre ground is occupied instead by structures and courtiers. - Author: John Ralston Saul
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#12. Some big insect flew in and began walking on the table. I don't know what insect it was, but it was brown, shining, and rich in structures. In the city the big universal chain of insects gets thin, but where there's a leaf or two it'll be represented. - Author: Saul Bellow
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#13. I am finally getting the chance to build large structures and break preconceptions that my designs are just sculptures for people to be in. But my work always comes down to the human scale. - Author: Thomas Heatherwick
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#14. For years, the Bush Administration eviscerated all the military and legal structures that were designed to separate the innocent from the guilty in the 'Global War on Terror.' - Author: Alex Gibney
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#15. We never like to admit to ourselves that we have made a mistake. Organizational structures tend to accentuate this source of failure of information. - Author: Kenneth E. Boulding
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#16. Aid makes itself superfluous if it is working well. Good aid takes care to provide functioning structures and good training that enables the recipient country to later get by without foreign aid. Otherwise, it is bad aid. - Author: Paul Kagame
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#17. I think overall our national security is strengthened if we are able to make the decisions that we need and the alliances that we believe in outside the current structures of the European Union. - Author: Michael Gove
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#18. It is natural selection that gives direction to changes, orients chance, and slowly, progressively produces more complex structures, new organs, and new species. Novelties come from previously unseen association of old material. To create is to recombine. - Author: Francois Jacob
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#19. Continually reorder the mind and the mental structures, the ability to think in prescribed ways, to analyze in prescribed ways, and to stop thought for periods of time. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#20. What is a Person? is a clear and comprehensive reconsideration of the meaning of human personhood as the central core of social structures. With breadth of intellect and balance of wisdom, Smith resets the frame of reflection for the most important discussions of the twenty-first century. - Author: William B. Hurlbut
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#21. Structures can be manipulated for ill as well, especially when people are dealing with issues of power, or control, or violence. - Author: Ian MacKaye
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#22. Some planets evolved genetic structures roughly similar to Earth's, incorporating some if not all the nucleotides involved in terrestrial genetics (perhaps not coincidentally, the intelligent species of these planets have been known to consume humans from time to time; - Author: John Scalzi
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#23. Different countries have different kinds of financial structures. - Author: Ben Bernanke
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#24. You think somebody built those towers and structures and then just left? This whole planet is a murder scene. An empty apartment with warm food on the table and all the clothes still in the closets. This is some Croatoan shit." "The - Author: James S.A. Corey
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#25. If you go through all the structures and features of this emerging European monster you will notice that it more and more resembles the Soviet Union. - Author: Vladimir Bukovsky
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#26. The unknown, our own true nature, has the capacity to wake itself up when you start to fall in love with letting go of all the mental structures you hold onto. Contemplate this: there is no such thing as a true belief. - Author: Adyashanti
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#27. The society is the enemy when it imposes its structures on the individual.
On the dragon there are many scales. Every one of them says "Thou Shalt."
Kill the dragon "Thou Shalt."
When one has killed that dragon, one has become The Child. - Author: Joseph Campbell
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#28. When I could no longer cling to my normal supports I discovered that true support and real safety lie far beyond the structures of our world. - Author: Henri Nouwen
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#29. To me the female principle is, or at least historically has been, basically anarchic. It values order without constraint, rule by custom not by force. It has been the male who enforces order, who constructs power structures, who makes, enforces, and breaks laws. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
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#30. The cracking of old and famous structures is slow and internal, while the facade holds. - Author: Barbara W. Tuchman
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#31. The programmer's primary weapon in the never-ending battle against slow system is to change the intramodular structure. Our first response should be to reorganize the modules' data structures. - Author: Fred Brooks
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#32. Because we often think of bias as a function of overt acts of bigotry, we can sometimes remain blind to the invisible structures, systems, and behaviors that bestow and reinforce that power and privilege on a daily basis. - Author: Howard J. Ross
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#33. When any civilization is dust and ashes," he said, "art is all that's left over. Images, words, music. Imaginative structures. Meaning - human meaning, that is - is defined by them. You have to admit that. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#34. I don't believe in traditional company structures because the best ideas do not always come from the top. - Author: Jose Andres
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#35. I was thinking recently, I've always loved the ocean. If I could do it all again, I might do an oceanography degree. You can do ocean archaeology, and I thought that might be fascinating to do - man-made structures, where the sea has risen above the structures. - Author: Theo James
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#36. I always knew Fitz would wind up writing; although I figured he'd be a poet or a storyteller. He would play with language the way other children played with stones and twigs, building structures for the rest of us to decorate with our imagination. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#37. The immediate, highest priority need, in my humble opinion, is that we build quickly the interim structures that can channel water away from population and businesses in the New Orleans area. - Author: Billy Tauzin
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#38. If two people have a couple of kids, somebody does have to take care of the kids. Somebody does have to cook dinner; somebody does have to do garbage duty. We need to take some time and give some thought, without being angry, to just thinking about what these new structures are going to look like. - Author: Debora Spar
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#39. The fact that the United States has political, economic, and legal structures that do indeed create incentives to control hazards (in the workplace) is one the reasons the corporations have moved to Latin America and Asia. - Author: Vincent A. Gallagher
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#40. Manga uses Japanese traditional structures in how to teach the student and to transmit a very direct message. You learn from the teacher by watching from behind his back. The whole teacher-master thing is part of Asian culture, I think. - Author: Takashi Murakami
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#41. Man is constantly building anxiety-structures, like geodesic domes, around his social and religious institutions. - Author: Northrop Frye
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#42. One resourceful mom took her son's fixation on the video game Minecraft and made real wood "Minecraft" blocks for her son and the neighborhood kids to play with. This provided a connection between building things in the virtual world and building structures in the real world. - Author: Rich Weinfeld
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#43. Dear reader, traditional human power structures and their reign of darkness are about to be rendered obsolete. - Author: R. Buckminster Fuller
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#44. I have a lot of trouble understanding all the detail of finance and administration - but if you combine intellectual and professional capacity with a social conscience, you can change things: countries, structures, economic models, colonial states. - Author: Evo Morales
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#45. Apple has always leveraged technologies that the PC industry has driven to critical mass - the bus structures, the graphics cards, the peripherals, the connection networks, things like that - so they're kind of in the PC ecosystem and kind of not. - Author: Bill Gates
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#46. I see hope creeping in, destabilizing old power structures. I feel it in the ground under my feet. I hear it in the stories of the people of God living right now. We're whispering to each other, eyes alight, "Aslan is on the move." Can't you feel that? The kingdom is breathing among us already. - Author: Sarah Bessey
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#47. I still have trouble identifying grammatical structures by name, though I know them as matters of usage. - Author: Robertson Davies
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#48. An architect is a person who builds homes or structures, stadiums even. A Supreme Architect is someone who actually built the universe. So, if I say I am the Supreme Architecture, I'm letting Allah speak. I'm becoming a vehicle. - Author: RZA
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#49. Efficiency, once the sole icon on the hill, must make room for adaptability in structures, processes, and mind-sets that is often uncomfortable. - Author: Stanley McChrystal
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#50. Structures are never monolithic. - Author: James S.A. Corey
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#51. I felt that a lot of Viking culture had been caricatured and misconstrued. After all, they were far more democratic than the Saxons and the Francs, who were exercising really hierarchical social structures at that time. The Vikings had popular meetings where everything could be discussed. - Author: Michael Hirst
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#52. The issue of power is not bound to power per se, but often depends on the people themselves, to what extent they unconsciously encourage this power and its structures. - Author: Mitra Farahani
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#53. Scholars and enlightened always want to define the differences between communism, socialism, fascism and other economic or political systems. It really doesn't matter to those who are subjected to those societies how someone has articulated their misery. - Author: Jake Danishevsky
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#54. As a melody instrument player, it's all about getting from one note to the next, and those intervals and how you navigate your way through these vertical structures of chords. You realize that everything's moving forward, and it's all linear. - Author: David Sanborn
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#55. Synchrotron light has revolutionized the field of protein crystallography. It has made it possible to look at much larger structures with much smaller crystals. - Author: Gregory Petsko
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#56. I should not like to leave an impression that all structural problems can be settled by X-ray analysis or that all crystal structures are easy to solve. I seem to have spent much more of my life not solving structures than solving them. - Author: Dorothy Hodgkin
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#57. The structures were austere and simple, until one looked at them and realized what work, what complexity of method, what tension of thought had achieved the simplicity. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#58. It will take time to clear away the wreck. Though old buildings will eventually be replaced by finer ones, the new structures will take years to complete. - Author: Alcoholics Anonymous
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#59. What we witness at the fea is not just a celebration of the multiplicity of modernities but also, and more importantly, a critical commentary on local structures of inequality that take for granted that both tradition and modernity are the prerogatives of the high ranking and wealthy. - Author: Niko Besnier
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#60. the word "silo" does not just refer to a physical structure or organization (such as a department). It can also be a state of mind. Silos exist in structures. But they exist in our minds and social groups too. Silos breed tribalism. But they can also go hand in hand with tunnel vision. - Author: Gillian Tett
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#61. As a child, I spent a lot of time with things like Lego, building trains, cars, complex structures, and I really liked that. - Author: Sebastian Thrun
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#62. This is ideological colonization. They colonize people with ideas that try to change mentalities or structures, but this is not new. This was done by the dictatorships of the last century. - Author: Pope Francis
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#63. Emphasis was usually put on the horizontal acceleration factor, for the simple reason that ordinary structures have a built-in safety factor for the vertical component; that is, gravity. - Author: Charles Francis Richter
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#64. Corporations are economic entities or structures, and yet they're allowed to fund political candidates, and when those candidates are elected, guess who gets in the door first? It's corporations. - Author: David Suzuki
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#65. Democracy is not simply a question of structures. It is a state of mind. It is an activity. And part of that activity is honesty. - Author: Rory Stewart
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#66. We feel a private thrill, admit it, at the sight of beauty in flames. We wish to blast all the fine old things to oblivion and replace them with tasteless identical
structures. - Author: Don DeLillo
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#67. You can get so caught up in learning all about reincarnation, you can get so caught up in learning about structures, fascinating though they may be, that you're not free; you're just studying a different textbook. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#68. Greed has been with human beings forever. We have a number of things in our species that you would call 'the dark side,' and greed is one of them. If you don't put certain structures in place or restrictions on those parts of our being that come from that dark place, then it gets out of control. - Author: Michael Moore
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#69. The corruption in Iraq has nothing to do with ideas - it has to do with the regime and institutional structures and power. - Author: Elliott Colla
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#70. The training area was set up where the tournament would actually be held, since putting together two structures to serve the same purpose would be at the level of idiotic redundancy reserved for the highest halls of government. - Author: Drew Hayes
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#71. The statistical probability that organic structures and the most precisely harmonized reactions that typify living organisms would be generated by accident, is zero. - Author: Ilya Prigogine
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#72. Anticlimax is, of course, the warp and way of things. Real life seldom structures a decent denouement. - Author: Anonymous
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#73. Revolutions are spiritual acts. They appear first in people, then in politics and the economy. New people form new structures. The transformation we want is first of all spiritual; that will necessarily change the way things are. - Author: Joseph Goebbels
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#74. I spent twenty years of my life trying to recruit people out of local churches and into missions structures so that they could be involved in fulfilling God's global mission. Now I have another idea. Let's take God's global mission and put it right in the middle of the local church! - Author: George H. Miley
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#75. The speed with which armies collapse, bureaucracies abdicate, and social structures dissolve once the autocrat is removed frequently surprises American Policy makers. - Author: Jeane Kirkpatrick
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#76. Blog-based businesses have lower cost structures and are more 'authentic,' and as a result are drawing larger shares of ad budgets. - Author: Fred Wilson
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#77. You are not subject to the systems or structures of this world, you belong to the kingdom of God, the kingdom of Glory, Prosperity, Beauty and Honor- where sickness is foreign. - Author: Moroaswi Tumiso Victor
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#78. Keystone habits offer what is known within academic literature as "small wins." They help other habits to flourish by creating new structures, and they establish cultures where change becomes contagious. - Author: Charles Duhigg
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#79. By accepting what the external structures have told us we need to do, we have given the power of our realities and ourselves to others. It is time to tell a new story for women, and that can only start with women. - Author: Zainab Salbi
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#80. Each thought is a nail that is driven In structures that cannot decay; And the mansion at last will be given To us as we build it each day. - Author: George Eliot
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#81. She might not have enjoyed genealogy like they did, she wasn't even sure who her great grandparents were (to this group's horror) but they could all agree that there ought to be an organization like PETA for the ethical treatment of old homes and structures. - Author: Rebecca Patrick-Howard
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#82. concepts means with structure so build structures in ur life. - Author: Ikechukwu Joseph
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#83. Eventually became convinced that the Cuban government was completely committed to eliminating all forms of racism. There were no racist institutions, structures, or organizations, and i understood how the Cuban economic system undermined rather than fed racism. - Author: Assata Shakur
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#84. the key to improved mental performance of almost any sort is the development of mental structures that make it possible to avoid the limitations of short-term memory and deal effectively with large amounts of information at once. - Author: Anders Ericsson
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#85. When states are absent, rights - by any definition - are impossible to sustain. States are not structures to be taken for granted, exploited, or discarded, but are fruits of long and quiet effort. - Author: Timothy Snyder
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#86. I want to see the church get closer to the people. I want to get rid of clericalism, the mundane, this closing ourselves off within ourselves, in our parishes, schools or structures. Because these need to get out! - Author: Pope Francis
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#87. I recommend computer science to people who practice meditation. The mental structures that are used in computer science are very similar exercises done in Buddhist monasteries. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#88. I've been regulated my whole life. We have progressive taxes. It's not a free-market free-for-all. I completely understand that society has a perfectly legitimate right to put in structures and regulations and rules that make it fairer, better, cleaner. - Author: Jamie Dimon
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#89. The nude does not simply represent the body, but relates it, by analogy, to all structures that have become part of our imaginative experience. - Author: Kenneth Clark
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#90. Technology is far more than a method, it is a world in itself. As a method, it is superior in almost every respect. But only where it is left to itself, as in gigantic structures of engineering, there technology reveals its true nature. - Author: Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe
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#91. I think we also have learned the lesson that we have to have better incentive structures. - Author: Richard Thaler
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#92. There's that effect that is very physical, very down there at the synaptic level, which really means microscopic cellular level, but also molecular level, because all of those structures are operating on an electrochemical basis and so the changes there are very important. - Author: Antonio Damasio
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#93. Basically political economy - that you have to look at how funding structures shape the media landscape. You have to look at commercial interests, consolidation - the economy structures are experience. - Author: Astra Taylor
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#94. The '90s were extremely diverse, almost like a laboratory of the new century. There was much experimenting around, in politics, economics, gender and family structures, and also in fashion. There was a cloud of possibilities which kept us all dizzy. - Author: Jil Sander
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#95. My spirituality has always been linked to my feminism. Feminism is about challenging unequal power structures. - Author: Starhawk
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#96. The American who has been confined, in his own country, to the sight of buildings designed after foreign models, is surprised on entering York Minster or St. Peter's at Rome, by the feeling that these structures are imitations also,
faint copies of an invisible archetype. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#97. It is a fundamental fallacy to think that our human bodies work like the structures that humans have built. - Author: Leslie Kaminoff
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#98. Compassion is what you're good at. I'm better at complex searches through organized data structures. - Author: Orson Scott Card
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#99. Buildings don't exist to be pinned, like brooches, on the front of bigger structures to which they bear only the most distant of relationships. - Author: Paul Goldberger
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#100. Thousands of lives were suddenly ended by evil, despicable acts of terror. The pictures of airplanes flying into buildings, fires burning, huge structures collapsing, have filled us with disbelief, terrible sadness and a quiet, unyielding anger. - Author: George W. Bush
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