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#assimilation

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It is the purpose of the majority of the Immigration Committee to encourage assimilation, yet this bill has already done more than anything I know of to bring about discord among our resident aliens.


Emanuel Celler


#already #among #anything #assimilation #bill

Like art and politics, gangsterism is a very important avenue of assimilation into society.


E. L. Doctorow


#assimilation #avenue #important #into #like

Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than by fiction.


Heinrich Heine


#assimilation #contact #fiction #genius #great

But then I came to the conclusion that no, while there may be an immigration problem, it isn't really a serious problem. The really serious problem is assimilation.


Samuel P. Huntington


#came #conclusion #i #i came #immigration

Much of what we now consider to be problems concerning immigration and assimilation really concern Mexican immigration and assimilation.


Samuel P. Huntington


#concern #concerning #consider #immigration #mexican

I absolutely believe in assimilation. I don't believe I'm any different from straight people. My wants and needs are the same as theirs. I don't look at sexual orientation as that big of a deal. It's just an orientation.


Chastity Bono


#any #assimilation #believe #big #deal

Every acquisition of accommodation becomes material for assimilation, but assimilation always resists new accommodations.


Jean Piaget


#accommodations #acquisition #always #assimilation #becomes

The prompt assimilation of that intelligence will be essential if we are to avoid another September 11th.


Adam Schiff


#assimilation #avoid #essential #intelligence #prompt

Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and a shortened period of mental assimilation.


Constantin Stanislavski


#attention #mental #nothing #period #prolonged

I realised with a prickle of discomfort why he bothered me: it was not so much that I resented the hearty backslapping bonhomie of English upper-class gentlemen, for I could tolerate it well enough in Sidney on his own. It was the way Sidney fell so easily into this strutting group of young men, where I could not, and the fear that he might in some ways prefer their company to mine. Once again, I felt that peculiar stab of loneliness that only an exile truly knows: the sense that I did not belong, and never would again.


S.J. Parris


#culture #identity #men






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