According: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 79 pages
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Familiar Quotations AccordingA man's real life is that accorded to him in the thoughts of other men by reason of respect or natural love.ndash;Joseph ConradTo live under the American Constitution is the greatest political privilege that was ever accorded to the human race.ndash;Calvin CoolidgeAll that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.ndash;Albert EinsteinYou can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you are free to do and it accords with your nature, but perhaps this very holding back is the one suffering you could avoid.ndash;Franz Kafka Use in Literature AccordingSoon, however, she walked more firmly, and began pressing on with a haste that ill accorded with the apparent condition out of which she had come only a few moments before.ndash;T.S. Arthur in Danger.Still, she was eclipsed by Caroline, whose native grace accorded so well with her simple attire, that whoever looked upon her, looked again, and to admire.ndash;T.S. Arthur in Home Lights and Shadows.She had decided in her own mind to obey the wishes of George, more especially as they exactly accorded with her own.ndash;T.S. Arthur in Woman's Trials.He was accorded an unimpeachable authority because he had read The Wandering Jew and one or two other books.ndash;Mariano Azuela in The Underdogs [Mexican Revolt].Perhaps the rocks of Croisic have the same advantage over sights of that kind as that accorded to the road to the Grande Chartreuse over all other narrow valleys.ndash;Honoreacute; de Balzac in Beatrix.Pierquin readily perceived the preference which Felicie accorded him over Emmanuel, and to him it was a reason why he should persist in his attentions; so that in the end he went further than he at first intended.ndash;Honoreacute; de Balzac in The Alkahest (tr Katharine Prescott Wormeley).Then, by a gift of insight seldom accorded, he read the thoughts of all those about him.ndash;Honoreacute; de Balzac in The Magic Skin (tr Ellen Marriage).

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