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Well, many of us believe that excessive media concentration is a subject that ought to be addressed, and it is, of course, the intention of the majority party not to allow that to be discussed.


Barney Frank


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In our excessive involvement in the affairs of other countries, we are not only living off our assets and denying our own people the proper enjoyment of their resources; we are also denying the world the example of a free society enjoying its freedom to the fullest.


J. William Fulbright


#also #assets #countries #denying #enjoying

Ours is an excessively conscious age. We know so much, we feel so little.


David Herbert Lawrence


#conscious #excessively #feel #know #little

We are a country of excess. So it's not the violence, per se, but the exacerbation and constant repetition.


Norman Lear


#country #excess #per #repetition #violence

Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions.


James Madison


#excess #faculties #his #man #opinions

It is shallow people who think beauty is frivolous or excessive. If you are bringing beauty and god, you are enriching the country. Rice feeds the body, books feed the mind, beauty feeds the soul. It is one thing I can really be proud of and stand tall in the world.


Imelda Marcos


#body #books #bringing #country #enriching

Excess of wealth is cause of covetousness.


Christopher Marlowe


#covetousness #excess #wealth

Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit.


W. Somerset Maugham


#deadening #effect #excess #exhilarating #habit

An excessive knowledge of Marxism is a sign of a misspent youth.


John McCarthy


#knowledge #marxism #misspent #sign #youth

More than anything else I recall being, or trying very deliberately to be, a perfect child. Not a Goody Two-shoes, but a kid who did good, who worked hard and met every expectation. I strove to achieve in the excessive way that psychotherapists tend to regard with concern.


James McGreevey


#anything #being #child #concern #deliberately






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