Naturalising: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 61 pages
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Familiar Quotations Naturalising ndash; AdoptingThe making of an American begins at the point where he himself rejects all other ties, any other history, and himself adopts the vesture of his adopted land.ndash;James BaldwinThe bigot for the most part clings to opinions adopted without investigation, and defended without argument, while he is intolerant of the opinions of others.ndash;Charles BuckWe have learned to live in a world of mistakes and defective products as if they were necessary to life. It is time to adopt a new philosophy in America.ndash;Norman CousinsMany blunder in business through inability or an unwillingness to adopt new ideas. I have seen many a success turn to failure also, because the thought which should be trained on big things is cluttered up with the burdensome detail of little things.ndash;Philip DelaneyA tree growing out of the ground is as wonderful today as it ever was. It does not need to adopt new and startling methods.ndash;Robert HenriEach experience through which we pass operates ultimately for our good. This is a correct attitude to adopt and we must be able to see it in that light.ndash;Raymond HolliwellScience commits suicide when it adopts a creed.ndash;Thomas Henry HuxleyIn dealing with Englishmen you can be sure of one thing only, that the logical solution will not be adopted.ndash;William IngeThe line, often adopted by strong men in controversy, of justifying the means by the end.ndash;Saint JeromeAdopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.ndash;Hans Selye

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