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I would still love to do more Handel. I think Handel was a fantastic composer. I did lots of Vivaldi, but it's also important to do the music of Handel, one of the greatest composers of the 18th century.


Cecilia Bartoli


#also #century #composer #composers #did

In one century, we've added 28 years to our average life span - a change so rapid that our brains couldn't possibly have evolved to accommodate it.


Martha Beck


#added #average #brains #century #change

I say we have not even had the decency to maintain the assets that our parents and grandparents built for us - our roads, our bridges, our wastewater systems, our sewer systems; by the way, those weren't Bolsheviks, those weren't socialists that built those things for us - much less build the infrastructure we need for the 21st century.


Michael Bennett


#assets #bolsheviks #bridges #build #built

Every great movement in the history of Western civilization from the Carolingian age to the nineteenth century has been an international movement which owed its existence and its development to the cooperation of many different peoples.


Christopher Dawson


#been #century #civilization #cooperation #development

Green technologies - going green - is bigger than the Internet. It could be the biggest economic opportunity of the 21st century.


John Doerr


#bigger #biggest #century #could #economic

Women have always been courageous... They are always fearless when protecting their children and in the last century they have been fearless in the fight for their rights.


Isabel Allende


#been #century #children #courageous #fearless

I find that in the 21st century, there's not a lot of compassion for what other people are going through or the walk that they have to walk.


Tori Amos


#century #compassion #find #going #i

You'd think that in this age, especially in the 21st century - especially with all the technology and all the discoveries that we've made - that we would figure out how to tackle abuse.


Tori Amos


#abuse #age #century #discoveries #especially

I did a book in 1996, an overview of black history. In that process I became more aware of a lot of the black inventors of the 19th century.


Kareem Abdul-Jabbar


#aware #became #black #black history #book

Scholars and historians have dubbed the last 100 years the American Century, and I think there can be little doubt that the Council on Foreign Relations helped to make it so.


Spencer Abraham


#american #american century #century #council #doubt






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