Proclaiming: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 253 pages
Familiar Quotations ProclaimingTo proclaim the Pope infallible was their compendious security against hostile state and churches, against human liberty and authority, against disintegrating tolerance and rationalizing science, against error and sin.ndash;Lord ActonThe optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist fears this is true.ndash;James Branch CabellWe are ready to proclaim throughout Italy the great principle of a free church in a free state.ndash;Count Camillo Benso di CavourI have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort.ndash;Calvin CoolidgeThe characteristic of the hour is that the commonplace mind, knowing itself to be commonplace, has the assurance to proclaim the rights of the commonplace and to impose them wherever it will.ndash;Jose Ortega Y GassetThe charity that hastens to proclaim its good deeds, ceases to be charity, and is only pride and ostentation.ndash;William HuttonThe people I'm furious with are the Women's Liberationists. They keep getting up on soapboxes and proclaiming women are brighter than men. That's true, but it should be kept quiet or it ruins the whole racket.ndash;Anita LoosThe voice of great events is proclaiming to us, Reform, that you may preserve.ndash;Thomas MacaulayOut with stereotypes, feminism proclaims. But stereotypes are the west's stunning sexual personae, the vehicles of art's assault against nature. The moment there is imagination, there is myth.ndash;Camille PagliaProclaiming ndash; AdvertisingEarly to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise.ndash;Laurence J. Peter

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