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`` We just sit quiet and wait '', Prevot had said.
from Brown Corpus
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We must avoid the notion, suggested to some people by examples such as those just mentioned, that ideas are `` units '' in some way comparable to coins or counters that can be passed intact from one group of people to another or even, for that matter, from one individual to another.
We were struck by the notable absence of banana skins and beer cans, but just so that we wouldn't go overboard on Greek refinement, perfection was side-stepped by a couple of braying portable radios.
`` We have just returned from Roswell, N.M., where we were defeated, 34 to 9 '', the young man noted.
We have just observed that we can write Af where D is diagonalizable and N is nilpotent, and where D and N not only commute but are polynomials in T.
We now shall show that any involution with these characteristics is necessarily of the type we have just described.
We are just beginning the task of trying to win or maintain the friendship of the new African nations against the ruthless competition of the Communist bloc.
We stood under a gigantic tree in the rolling country just outside of Moscow looking at silent flowers on the grave of a Russian poet and writer who cherished the love for his country to the point of foregoing the highest international honor.
He provoked outraged editorials when, after a post-Inaugural inspection of the White House with Mrs. Kennedy, he remarked to reporters, `` We just cased the joint to see what was there ''.
He said, `` We Democrats must resolve our issues on the test of what is right and just, and not what is expedient at the time ''.
We should not allow the image of an immanent end brought about indirectly by our own action in the continuing human struggle for a just endurable order of existence to blind us to the fact that in some measure accelerating the end of our lease may be one consequence among others of many other of mankind's thrusts toward we know not what future.
Attlee responded the next day in the debate on increased air estimates that Hitler's speech contained unfavourable references to the Soviet Union but that " We see here a chance to call a halt in the armaments race ... We do not think that our answer to Herr Hitler should be just rearmament.
A senior source from Republican Sinn Féin said: " We would see them purported new leadership as just another splinter group that has broken away.
Indeed, following, suppose ƒ is a complex function defined in an open set Ω ⊂ C. Then, writing for every z ∈ Ω, one can also regard Ω as an open subset of R < sup > 2 </ sup >, and ƒ as a function of two real variables x and y, which maps Ω ⊂ R < sup > 2 </ sup > to C. We consider the Cauchy – Riemann equations at z = 0 assuming ƒ ( z ) = 0, just for notational simplicity – the proof is identical in general case.
A fan of Philip K. Dick, author of " We Can Remember it For You Wholesale ," the short story upon which the film was based, Cronenberg related ( in the biography / overview of his work, Cronenberg on Cronenberg ) that his dissatisfaction with what he envisioned the film to be and what it ended up being pained him so greatly that for a time, he suffered a migraine just thinking about it, akin to a needle piercing his eye.
She lost her job on The Dinah Shore Show when, as she said, " We were shooting all night, and into the next day, and time just got away from me, and I didn't realize that I was supposed to be on the set working as Dinah's double on her show, Chevy Theatre.
We are dealing with this: Would a stable mind depart from the opinion handed down by so many men famous for holiness and miracles, depart from the decisions of the Church, and commit our souls to the faith of someone like you who has sprung up just now with a few followers, although the leading men of your flock do not agree either with you or among themselves – indeed though you do not even agree with yourself, since in this same Assertion you say one thing in the beginning and something else later on, recanting what you said before.
We have already seen how its embedment in Proto-Indo-European society lies not just in its lexical reconstruction but also in the proliferation of personal names which contain ' horse ' as an element among the various Indo-European peoples.
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We have also come to understand Harvey's somewhat unorthodox method of dealing with his gout, here cited completely: "... his ( Harvey's ) cure was thus: he would sit with his legs bare ... put them into a pail of water till he was almost dead with cold, then betake himself to his stove, and so ' twas gone ".
Although we seemed to have little in common — I was a redneck from Aragon, and he an elegant Andalusian — we spent most of our time together ... We used to sit on the grass in the evenings behind the Residencia ( at that time, there were vast open spaces reaching to the horizon ), and he would read me his poems.
We breathe without thinking about it, as is natural ... and then you sit aboard a spacecraft, you tear away from Earth, and within ten minutes you have been carried straight through the layer of air, and beyond there is nothing!
In Season Five Episode 14 of Gilmore Girls Lorelai calls Luke after they've broken up and tells him that she was thinking about " The Way We Were " and reminded him of how Katie called Hubbell after they'd broken up and asked him to come sit with her because he was her best friend and she needed her best friend.
The quotation, “ We may sit in our library and yet be in all quarters of the earth ”, is widely attributed to Lubbock.
Ali al-Ridha made him sit and he set the lamp right, and said, " We do not employ our guests ( exploit ) upon work.
" We sit in the council while the country is burning and argue over procedure ," Sheikh Ghazi told the Christian Science Monitor.
Dickerson co-wrote and played on all of War's seminal hits-" Spill the Wine ," " The Cisco Kid ," " Why Can't We Be Friends ?," and the iconic " Low Rider "- supporting and interacting with the songs ' vocal narratives with meaty hooks that sit heavy in the mix.
We would sit around Jackie's living room with Bobby Kennedy eat sandwiches, have some drinks and tell war stories.
The work is closed by a grand scale chorus in da capo form, choir I and II mostly in unison for the first part Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder ( We sit down in tears ), but in dialog in the middle section, choir II repeating " Ruhe sanfte, sanfte ruh!
The band Alabama refers to the Marlboro Man in their song " Cheap Seats ", " We sit below the Marlboro man, above the right field wall.
Years later Potts recalled " We had to sit in the jungle listening to the screams of comrades tortured by the Japanese in an attempt to provoke an attack ".