A Quote by Benjamin Lee Whorf on agreement, community, language, nature, organize, and speech

We cut nature up, organize it into concepts, and ascribe significances as we do, largely because we are parties to an agreement to organize it in this way - an agreement that holds through our speech community and is codified in the patterns of our language.

Benjamin Lee Whorf

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A Quote by Benjamin Disraeli on conservatism, government, hypocrisy, and organize

A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy.

Benjamin Disraeli (1804 - 1881)

Source: Speech, March 17, 1845.

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A Quote by Belle S. Spafford on belief, effort, future, hope, knowledge, life, needs, organize, promises, richness, women, and world

This is a wonderful world for women. The richness, the hope, the promise of life today, particularly for women, are exciting beyond belief. Nonetheless, we need stout hearts and strong characters; we need knowledge and training; we need organized effort to meet the future.

Belle S. Spafford

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A Quote by Arthur Dunn on belief, fighting, honesty, intelligence, energy, organize, reform, sales, truth, and weapons

Personal magnetism is a mixture of rugged Honesty, pulsating Energy, and self-organized Intelligence. I believe, absolutely, that truth is the strongest and most powerful weapon a man can use, whether he is fighting for a reform or fighting for a sale.

Arthur Dunn

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A Quote by Aristotle on difficulty, losing, organize, peace, victory, and war

It is more difficult to organize peace than to win a war; but the fruits of victory will be lost if the peace is not well organized.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on mistakes, organize, politicians, and society

POLITICIAN, n. An eel in the fundamental mud upon which the superstructure of organized society is reared. When he wriggles, he mistakes the agitation of his tail for the trembling of the edifice.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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