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Ours is the age of substitutes: instead of language, we have jargon: instead of principles, slogans: and, instead of genuine ideas, bright ideas.


Eric Bentley


#bright #genuine #ideas #instead #jargon

Nothing will bind the eyes of man quicker than the touch of compromise. A principle not compromised is a principle worth dying for. A dream not compromised is a dream worth living for.


Ogwo David Emenike


#dream #principle #dreams

Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion is permanently established.


Honore de Balzac


#action #discussion #electoral #established #permanently

The award is important in order to bring people to the movie theater. That's the only principle meaning of any award.


Javier Bardem


#award #bring #important #meaning #meaning of

Principles have no real force except when one is well-fed.


Mark Twain


#except #force #principles #real #well-fed

In any assembly the simplest way to stop transacting business and split the ranks is to appeal to a principle.


Jacques Barzun


#appeal #assembly #business #principle #ranks

On close inspection, this device turned out to be a funereal juke box - the result of mixing Lloyd's of London with the principle of the chewing gum dispenser.


Cecil Beaton


#chewing #chewing gum #close #device #gum

So now is the time, more than ever, for those who truly value all the principles of democracy, especially including dissent, to be the most forceful in speaking up, standing up and speaking out.


Jim Hightower


#dissent #especially #ever #forceful #including

I pray on the principle that wine knocks the cork out of a bottle. There is an inward fermentation, and there must be a vent.


Henry Ward Beecher


#cork #i #inward #knocks #must

So I think one can say on empirical grounds - not because of some philosophical principle - that you can't have democracy unless you have a market economy.


Peter L. Berger


#democracy #economy #empirical #grounds #i






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