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A Quote by unknown on country

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Alexander Hamilton started the U.S. Treasury with nothing and that was the closest our country has ever been to being even.

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A Quote by unknown on cities, country, and reform

It is always easy to reform the city if you live in the country.

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It was such a primitive country we didn't even see any joggers.

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A Quote by unknown on anxiety, belief, bureaucracy, certainty, community, concern, country, creativity, desires, family, future, ideas, leisure, life, luxury, money, nature, nostalgia, past, reward, self-reliance, technology, present, and work

It's not a single idea, but many ideas and attitudes, including a reverence for nature and a preference for country life; a desire for maximum personal self-reliance and creative leisure; a concern for family nurture and community cohesion; a certain hostility toward luxury; a belief that the primary reward of work should be well-being rather than money; a certain nostalgia for the supposed simplicities of the past and an anxiety about the technological and bureaucratic complexities of the present and the future; and a taste for the plain and functional.

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Source: Countryside Magazine and Small Stock Journal – Philosophy

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A Quote by unknown on country, good, people, publicity, and time

Isn't it time we all paid more attention to the good people? The bad ones get publicity enough - and it's the good ones who make our country good.

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Source: Albert W. Daw Collection

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A Quote by unknown on country, failure, god, magic, music, needs, prayer, and words

How many of us ever stop to think Of music as a wondrous magic link With God; taking sometimes the place of prayer, When words have failed us 'neath the weight of care' Music, that knows no country, race or creed; But gives to each according to his need.

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A Quote by unknown on authors, country, force, literature, and people

Quite a number of people also describe the German classical author, Shakespeare as belonging to the English literature, because - quite accidentally born at Stratford-on-Avon, he was forced by the authorities of that country to write in English.

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Source: 'Deutshcer Weckruf und Beobachter' 1940

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A Quote by unknown on country, family, and needs

This country needs a family tree producing more lumber than nuts.

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A Quote by unknown on college, country, depression, and husbands

The country girl had been in the big university for some months but seemed depressed and discouraged. Her roommate tried to cheer her up. "The first year is always the hardest. Remember you came here to get a college degree." "Oh yeah," was the reply. "I came to find a husband, but I haven't even had a date."

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A Quote by unknown on country and skiing

If you are going to try cross-country skiing, start with a small country.

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