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Representative Quotes and Sayings
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Rainbows and butterflies are themselves beautiful and highly symbolic,
but they are also representative of
all the small miracles of our life -
the little things that are so easy to overlook,
yet so awe inspiring when we take a moment
to notice and to pay attention.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We need someone who is a strong representative of our value system.
- Kenneth Lay

That fatal drollery called a representative government.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Schultz is not a Nazi.
I see Schultz as the representative of some kind of
goodness in any generation.
- John Banner

 

Your representative owes you, not his industry only,
but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving
you if he sacrifices it to your opinion.
- Edmund Burke

As a man, I've been representative of the values I hold dear.
And the values I hold dear are carryovers from the lives of my parents.
- Sidney Poitier

The muscular, athletic type is not representative of the human race,
who are varied in their physique.
- Vivienne Westwood

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The tendency of the casual mind is to pick out or stumble
upon a sample which supports or defies its prejudices,
and then to make it the representative of a whole class.
- Walter Lippmann

Drafting a constitution is only the first step.
The constitution has to be granted legitimacy by open discussion and a fair,
representative referendum.
- Emma Bonino

I'm not sure blogs are necessarily the best place to get a pulse on anything.
People want to blog for a variety of reasons,
and that may or may not be representative.
- Steve Ballmer

When I finally gave up any hope of doing anything representative of the American family,
I actually seemed to have tapped into other people's weirdness in that way.
- Jonathan Franzen

If all goes well, the Iraqis are going to have a country
that's going to have a representative government and
will be at peace with its neighbors and in the region.
- Douglas Feith

I never could get on with representative individuals
but people who existed on their own account and with
whom it might therefore be possible to be friends.
- E. M. Forster

I'm the audience's representative on earth.
- Michael Caine

In a portrait, you have room to have a point of view.
The image may not be literally what's going on,
but it's representative.
- Annie Leibovitz

We have been taught to regard a representative of the
people as a sentinel on the watch-tower of liberty.
- Daniel Webster

The president felt that it was important to send an
ordinary citizen to experience the excitement of space
travel as a representative for all Americans.
- Christa McAuliffe

It is an essential tenet of our whole representative form of government,
the idea that there should not be some tyranny which
makes it so nobody can even have a chance to vote.
- Todd Akin

Without freedom of the press, there can be no representative government.
- Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

There are a lot of benefits representative of government
and it is far better than any type of dictatorial system
and it is far better than a one-man rule situation.
- James Bovard

The big secret to winning elections is to get more
votes than your opponent.
My friend Representative Robin Hayes is a good example to study.
- Jesse Helms

There are whole precincts of voters in this country
whose united intelligence does not equal that of one
representative American woman.
- Carrie Chapman Catt

If you see in any given situation only what everybody else can see,
you can be said to be so much a representative of your
culture that you are a victim of it.
- S. I. Hayakawa

However, I must not indulge in homespun wisdom here
before so distinguished an assembly,
especially as I am to be followed by a representative of science.
- Knut Hamsun

We got rid of a terrible dictator.
We gave the Iraqi people an opportunity for a new life
under a representative form of government.
- Colin Powell

Being 'at the mercy of legislative majorities' is merely
another way of describing the basic American plan:
representative democracy.
- Robert Bork

This synchronous action then will be the Subject,
which is the representative harmony.
- Robert Delaunay

Every news organization should ideally be as broadly
representative as possible.
- Judy Woodruff

It would be a foolish high representative who worked that way.
- Paddy Ashdown

It has a sound and rational circulating medium,
a real and definite representative of wealth.
- Josiah Warren

As opposed to touring for three years and then going
into the studio and writing an album,
I think this record is representative of a lot of everyday people.
- Nuno Bettencourt

Woman, or more precisely put, perhaps,
marriage, is the representative of life with which
you are meant to come to terms.
- Franz Kafka

A representative is free delivery; she's a personal beauty consultant.
Some people want that high touch.
- Andrea Jung

In my case, the body of work stands for itself...
I think my work has been representative of me as a man.
- Sidney Poitier

My mother was a Northern woman, daughter of Hon.
John Sergeant, a distinguished lawyer,
and for many years representative in Congress from Philadelphia.
- John Sergeant Wise

The worth of a civilization or a culture is not valued
in the terms of its material wealth or military power,
but by the quality and achievements of its representative individuals -
its philosophers,
its poets and its artists.
- Herbert Read

As I assume my responsibilities as your representative,
I wish to assure you of my loyalty and devotions,
as well of my determination to serve you and the people
of Canada to the utmost of my abilities.
- Romeo LeBlanc

I don't take reviews very seriously,
but in their totality I think they are representative
of how the audience feels,
and of what their reaction is.
There's always one guy who doesn't get it.
- David Zucker

I think also of my colleagues in elementary particle theory in many lands,
and feel that in some measure I am here as a representative of our small,
informal, international fraternity.
- Murray Gell-Mann

An apology for the actions of some troops who,
of course, are not representative of the majority of the armed forces here,
I think that would have been useful and it would have helped to some extent.
- Adnan Pachachi

You know, Simon he's an artist representative,
but Randy and Paula actually were in the industry as artists so they had,
you know, the information that they offered to us from their aspect.
- Ruben Studdard

But it's been a great, humbling - and I've been very
honored to have the opportunity to serve and to lead
and to be the representative of our soldiers,
sailors, airmen and Marines who are in Washington.
And it's been the greatest honor of my life.
- Hugh Shelton

Sure the people are stupid: the human race is stupid.
Sure Congress is an inefficient instrument of government.
But the people are not stupid enough to abandon representative
government for any other kind,
including government by the guy who knows.
- Bernard Devoto

The only result of our present system -
unless we reverse the drift -
must be the gradual extension of the fascist sector
and the gradual disappearance of the system of free
enterprise under a free representative government.
- John T. Flynn

Many characters in the novel are representative of
types that exist in India.
He represents the caste system in India with an air of superiority,
the caste system in India and the people thinking that
western things are better.
- Anita Desai

The functions of these elders, therefore,
determine the power of the people; for a representative
is one chosen by others to do in their name what they
are entitled to do in their own persons;
or rather to exercise the powers which radically inhere
in those for whom they act.
- Charles Hodge

I am grateful for the opportunities I have been given
to participate in that work as a representative of my country,
Canada, whose people have, I think, shown their devotion to peace.
- Lester B. Pearson

When we compile a petition, we often have members go
to their representative's or Senator's offices and deliver it in person.
This way they can experience a real connection with the staff.
- Joan Blades

When he died, Emerson was thought of as the representative
American writer par excellence,
and his point of view was still so potent that William
James was honored to be asked to speak at a centenary celebration.
- Howard Mumford Jones

I enter negotiations with Chairman Arafat,
the leader of the PLO, the representative of the Palestinian people,
with the purpose to have coexistence between our two entities,
Israel as a Jewish state and Palestinian state,
entity, next to us, living in peace.
- Yitzhak Rabin

We also never undercut representatives' prices.
A representative will always be able to sell the discounts in our core business,
which are not offered at retail.
So it's never more advantageous to buy there.
- Andrea Jung

Emmys are wonderful and I'm thrilled to death that I have mine.
But they're representative of a specific achievement,
where this sort of thing is representative of how you've
grown in your own industry.
- Dinah Shore

By moving them vertically, a representative mean curve could be formed,
and individual events were then characterized by individual
logarithmic differences from the standard curve.
- Charles Francis Richter

My thinking tends to be libertarian.
That is, I oppose intrusions of the state into the private realm -
as in abortion,
sodomy, prostitution, pornography, drug use,
or suicide, all of which I would strongly defend as
matters of free choice in a representative democracy.
- Camille Paglia

I'm absolutely convinced of that.
Israel is the representative of the United States in that part of the world.
Its policies are so integrated with American policies
that they use the same language.
- John Pilger

So I think that if we want to have a Congress,
if we want to have government that looks like America,
if we want to have government that is truly a representative Democracy,
then we need to clearly address how we get our campaign
laws out of the way of Democracy.
- Carol Moseley Braun

English girls' schools to-day providing the higher education are,
so far as my knowledge goes, worthily representative
of that astonishing rise in the intellectual standards
of women which has taken place in the last half-century.
- Mary A. Ward

The decision to go to war is the most important decision
that I can make as a representative in Congress.
As a veteran, I see any potential military action first
through the eyes of the young men and women who volunteered
to wear the uniform and would carry out such a mission.
- Mark Kirk

In recent years, breweries and brew pubs have flourished across the Nation.
And, as the Representative from Oregon's fourth district,
I have enjoyed seeing the diversity that craft brewery
has fueled across the Nation.
- Peter DeFazio

We need a reform of the Security Council.
It must be perceived as truly representative by all the 191 member states,
to uphold the credibility and legitimacy of the UN
as the main political arena.
- Anna Lindh

It will kill four times as many Americans as AIDS will over the next decade.
I feel that what ever kind of disability God has given me,
as an entertainer and as a public figure,
it is so I can be a representative for others.
- Naomi Judd

The oppressed are allowed once every few years to decide
which particular representatives of the oppressing
class are to represent and repress them.
- Karl Marx

The ultimate binding element in the medieval order
was subordination to the divine will and its earthly representatives,
notably the pope.
- Irving Babbitt

I've said many a time that I think the Un-American
Activities Committee in the House of Representatives
was the most un-American thing in America!
- Harry S. Truman

Any union that can't accept workers choosing their
own representatives through universal franchise is finished.
- Jacques Delors

I would like to run for the mayor of the city of Chicago.
That has always been an aspiration of mine even when
I was in the House of Representatives.
- Rahm Emanuel

The health care reform legislation passed by the U.S.
House of Representatives last night clearly violates the U.S.
Constitution and infringes on each state's sovereignty.
- Bill McCollum

We, Norton I, do hereby decree that the offices of President,
Vice President, and Speaker of the House of Representatives are,
from and after this date, abolished.
- Joshua A. Norton

Only we, the public, can force our representatives
to reverse their abdication of the war powers that
the Constitution gives exclusively to the Congress.
- Daniel Ellsberg

Women ought to have representatives,
instead of being arbitrarily governed without any direct
share allowed them in the deliberations of government.
- Mary Wollstonecraft

In fact, 37 percent of all United States Nobel Prize
winners in the 20th century have been representatives of the Jewish community.
- Jon Porter


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