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Quote Left Much of the ill-tempered railing against women that has characterized the popular writing of the last two years is a half-hearted attempt to find a way back to a more balanced relationship between our biological selves and the world we have built. So women are scolded both for being mothers and for not being mothers, for wanting to eat their cake and have it too, and for not wanting to eat their cake and have it too. Quote Right
Quote Left The modern age has been characterized by a Promethean spirit, a restless energy that preys on speed records and shortcuts, unmindful of the past, uncaring of the future, existing only for the moment and the quick fix. The earthly rhythms that characterize a more pastoral way of life have been shunted aside to make room for the fast track of an urbanized existence. Lost in a sea of perpetual technological transition, modern man and woman find themselves increasingly alienated from the ecological choreography of the planet. Quote Right
Quote Left If there is to be eventually, over time, a genuine peace and reconciliation, there has to be a sharp reduction -- hopefully an elimination -- of the kind of incitement and hatred and demonization that has so far characterized the conflict, Quote Right
Quote Left The 1990s customer expects service to be characterized by fast and efficient computer-based systems. Quote Right
Quote Left Our attitude toward our own culture has recently been characterized by two qualities, braggadocio and petulance. Braggadocio -- empty boasting of American power, American virtue, American know-how -- has dominated our foreign relations now for some decades. Here at home -- within the family, so to speak -- our attitude to our culture expresses a superficially different spirit, the spirit of petulance. Never before, perhaps, has a culture been so fragmented into groups, each full of its own virtue, each annoyed and irritated at the others. Quote Right
Quote Left A critic once characterized baseball as six minutes of action crammed into two-and-one-half hours. Quote Right
Quote Left If real is characterized by what you see and what you can feel, then 'real' is only electromagnetic impulses which run through you brain Quote Right
Quote Left Ephesians 4:22: You were taught, with regard to your former way of life, to put off your old self, which is being corrupted by its deceitful desires (NIV)

Strip yourselves of your former nature [put off and discard your old unrenewed self] which characterized your previous manner of life and becomes corrupt through lusts and desires that spring from delusion; (AMP)

That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts; (KJV)

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Quote Left Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence and a belief in our right and our responsibility to be equal members of society. Quote Right
Quote Left True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist. Quote Right
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Quote Left True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist. Art Quote Right