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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

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

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

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


Constantin Stanislavski


#attention #mental #nothing #period #prolonged

More than one-third of Mexicans in the United States own property in Mexico, nearly 80 percent send money home and 25 percent have a spouse in Mexico. Assimilation and becoming an American citizen are not the objective for many of them.


John Shadegg


#american citizen #assimilation #becoming #citizen #home

To plant a family! This idea is at the bottom of most of the wrong and mischief which men do. The truth is, that, once in every half century, at longest, a family should be merged into the great, obscure mass of humanity, and forget all about its ancestors.


Nathaniel Hawthorne


#ancestors #assimilation #family #family-line #heritage






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