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Washington is a city of
Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
- John F. Kennedy

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In a very short time the army of Northern Virginia
was face to face with the Army of the Potomac.
- James Longstreet

On the other hand, at some level the mass of unresolved
issues in Northern Ireland does influence the fact
that there are so many good writers in the place.
- Paul Muldoon

The lack of substantial resources and staffing along the Northern U.S.
border poses a real security threat.
- Mark Kennedy

 

Except on their southern borders the great northern
forests are not good as a permanent home for man.
- Ellsworth Huntington

The Northern idea of form is more of a process.
The various units of the form overlap.
You can't tell where some things stop and new things start.
This is typical of Sibelius.
- Esa-Pekka Salonen

My wife and I now live in the summers in northern Michigan
in an environment which is wonderfully conducive to research,
and where most of my work in the last 15 years has been done.
- Douglass North

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And we love to dance, especially that new one called the Civil War Twist.
The Northern part of you stands still while the Southern part tries to secede.
- Dick Gregory

But I never worked with a northern horse before.
They are very different from western horses.
- Julie Benz

It...
is the best opportunity we've had in the last 25 years
to bring about a settlement in Northern Ireland,
and I think we should leave no stone unturned to achieve that.
- Dick Spring

They want to derail peace because they want to plunge
Northern Ireland back into armed conflict.
- Peter Mandelson

My mother was a Northern woman, daughter of Hon.
John Sergeant, a distinguished lawyer,
and for many years representative in Congress from Philadelphia.
- John Sergeant Wise

I grew up in Derry, of course, and it was -
Derry was the worst example of Northern Ireland's discrimination.
- John Hume

You know, the pessimism which exists now in the Middle
East existed in Northern Ireland,
but we stayed at it.
- George J. Mitchell

Northern white people love the Negro in a sort of abstract way,
as a race; through a sense of justice,
charity, and philanthropy, they will liberally assist in his elevation.
- James Weldon Johnson

Certainly there was no just cause of complaint from the Northern States -
no advantage was ever sought or obtained by them for
their section of the Republic.
- Robert Toombs

In fact, the place where we have indicted more terrorists or potential terrorists,
is our Northern border.
- Tom Tancredo

I see Canada as a country torn between a very northern,
rather extraordinary, mystical spirit which it fears
and its desire to present itself to the world as a Scotch banker.
- Robertson Davies

Let's leave beside them in another pile all the injustices
which exist in the northern state.
- Martin McGuinness

We wanted to bring the political situation in Austria on stage.
Naturally we could not do that without pointing to
Austrian's northern neighbor Germany.
- Leon Askin

There is not a single injustice in Northern Ireland
that is worth the loss of a single British soldier
or a single Irish citizen either.
- James Callaghan

I long ago suggested the hypothesis,
that in the basin of the Thames there are indications
of a meeting in the Pleistocene period of a northern and southern fauna.
- Charles Lyell

I was born in Northern Ireland in 1951.
I lived most of my life there until 1986 or 1987.
- Paul Muldoon

Northern Uganda presents a situation of extraordinary
violation of the rights of children.
- Carol Bellamy

To this day the Arab influence is evident in southern Italy,
northern Africa and, above all, in Spain.
- Carroll Quigley

My father's people...
are from Fairfax in northern Virginia,
just across the Mason-Dixon line.
So it was an honour to play Lee, he was a great general.
- Robert Duvall

It is virtually impossible to control Northern Kenya,
which is populated chiefly by migrant nomads.
- Richard Leakey

Twin Peaks was special because it was so groundbreaking.
In the early '90s it really changed television a lot.
A bunch of weird shows, like Northern Exposure,
came on after that.
- Sherilyn Fenn

I continue to be a photographer; I have enjoyed fishing
and hunting with a close friend;
and have owned two ranches,
first in northern California and then in the state of Washington.
- Douglass North

There are two traditions in Northern Ireland.
There are two main religious denominations.
But there is only one true moral denomination.
And it wants peace.
- David Trimble

I pledged California to a Northern Republic and to
a flag that should have no treacherous threads of cotton in its warp,
and the audience came down in thunder.
- Thomas Starr King

My point is there's a hidden Scotland in anyone who
speaks the Northern Ireland speech.
It's a terrific complicating factor,
not just in Northern Ireland,
but Ireland generally.
- Seamus Heaney

This position of this Northern party brought about the troubles of 1850,
and the political excitement of 1854.
- Robert Toombs

We have terrorists coming into the country both through
our Northern and Southern borders.
- Tom Tancredo

It is the maintenance of slavery by law in a state,
not parallels of latitude, that makes its a southern state;
and the absence of this,
that makes it a northern state.
- William H. Seward

I believe we've spent many years trying to bring about
talks which have all the Parties in Northern Ireland
involved so that there'd be inclusive talks.
- Dick Spring

The underlying process in Northern music tends to be slower and continuous,
whatever's happening on the surface;
in Southern music the underlying process is always faster.
- Esa-Pekka Salonen

Accordingly the Northern races of Europe found their
inspiration in the Bible;
and the enthusiasm for it has not yet quite faded away.
- Lafcadio Hearn

Obviously, overall infrastructure needs on the Southwest
and Northern borders are mounting.
We need a major push in Congress to remedy this.
- Pete Domenici

The agreement to place the binational planning group
at our new Northern Command was also signed in December.
- Paul Cellucci

My goal is to ensure the Northern Border is safe,
secure and allows for the free flow of travel and commerce.
- Rick Larsen

I finally had to go to the American Civil Liberties
Union here in northern California to get my reply published
to what I considered to be a hatchet job done by Stanley Crouch.
- Ishmael Reed

My State Senate district was in the northern part of
Oklahoma and they were redrawing the districts.
- Don Nickles

I never found either this or the Northern Shrike return to such prey for food.
I have seen them alight on the same thorn bush afterwards,
but never made any use of this kind of food.
- John Bachman

Trying to rebuild Afghanistan on the cheap has left
the country in the hands of warlords and an impotent
Northern Alliance puppet regime that runs Kabul and nothing else.
- Ted Rall

ON the decline of the Roman power, about five centuries after Christ,
the countries of Northern Europe were left almost destitute
of a national government.
- Thomas Bulfinch

Obviously one of the things that poets from Northern Ireland and beyond -
had to try to make sense of was what was happening
on a day-to-day political level.
- Paul Muldoon

We're nondenominational.
I come from Northern Ireland, and we've had religious wars for years.
I didn't want to create an illusion that my God is better than your God.
So our show is a spiritual show, not a religious show.
- Roma Downey

A strangely reflective, even melancholy day.
Is that because, unlike our cousins in the northern hemisphere,
Easter is not associated with the energy and vitality
of spring but with the more subdued spirit of autumn?
- Hugh Mackay

We'll be launching the new public prosecution service
in Northern Ireland tomorrow.
I'll be doing it in Belfast tomorrow.
This is an entirely new era, in which criminal justice
now exercised on an equal basis,
not the old basis in which community division was a feature.
- Peter Hain

The situation in the West Bank and Gaza involves a
military occupation amid urban guerrilla warfare,
analogous to the British security measures in Northern Island,
that hopefully will end with a cease-fire.
- Jack Schwartz

Arizona's forest fires are not waiting for April,
and neither will we.
That is why I am pushing for stepped up deployment
for Hot Shot wildfire crews in March rather than April,
in order to better prepare for the expected fires in northern Arizona.
- Rick Renzi

The instant the Government was organized,
at the very first Congress, the Northern States evinced
a general desire and purpose to use it for their own benefit,
and to pervert its powers for sectional advantage,
and they have steadily pursued that policy to this day.
- Robert Toombs

Operation Northern Star with Canada has made significant
progress in battling meth from the north,
and we are engaged in numerous training opportunities
in Mexico to help curb the problem from the south.
- Greg Walden

In coming to that agreement, my party had a clear philosophy throughout.
In Northern Ireland, we should have institutions that
respected the differences of the people and that gave
no victory to either side.
- John Hume

On the Northern Ireland question, for instance,
the British and Irish governments prohibit media contact with members of the IRA,
but we have always gone ahead, believing in the right to information.
- Kate Adie

Segregation in the South is honest, open and aboveboard.
Of the two systems, or styles of segregation,
the Northern and the Southern, there is no doubt whatever
in my mind which is the better.
- Strom Thurmond

That feeds anger, and I mean when we went and at last
thank heavens got towards peace in Northern Ireland
we went for justice within Northern Ireland as well as using security well,
as well as a political settlement, but surely that is the lesson.
- Clare Short

I just feel, in life, I'm searching for something I can rely on,
something that's constant and something that's going to guide me through.
And I felt that the Northern Star is a very beautiful image of that.
- Melanie Chisholm

You can get on with your job.
I'm going to get on with mine.
And mine is to deliver for the people of Northern Ireland,
that's what they expect from me and I'm not going to
be deflected by interesting academic or media speculation
or attempts to take the whole debate back.
- Peter Hain

People were so keen to get investment.
In those days, there was quite significant unemployment in Northern Ireland,
and that had been the general pattern in Northern Ireland for many,
many years.
- John Hume

Growing up in northern California has had a big influence
on my love and respect for the outdoors.
When I lived in Oakland, we would think nothing of
driving to Half Moon Bay and Santa Cruz one day and
then driving to the foothills of the Sierras the next day.
- Tom Hanks

The proposition of an established classification of
states as slave states and free states,
as insisted on by some, and into northern and southern,
as maintained by others, seems to me purely imaginary,
and of course the supposed equilibrium of those classes a mere conceit.
- William H. Seward

For far too long, the people of Northern Ireland have
been denied an equal voice and equal representation in government.
It is time for the Assembly and Executive to be up
and running and the people's business to be addressed.
- James T. Walsh

A gold book, fastened together in the shape of a book
by wires of the same metal,
had been dug up in the northern part of the state of New York,
and along with the book an enormous pair of gold spectacles!
- Charles Anthon

When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist,
a woman in the audience stood up and said,
'Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or the God
of the Protestants in whom you don't believe?
- Quentin Crisp

The big missing part of the jig-saw is to get the assembly
back up and running here in Northern Ireland,
to get shared government back in business,
that is my objective, and we await the IRA statement
to see if this will trigger a new dawn.
- Peter Hain

Do feuds ever end?
Only when both sides shake hands,
and agree that there is no winner, no loser,
only people who have wearied of fighting
and desire to live in peace.
For many years, Northern Ireland was locked
in a murderous and seemingly unending feud.
The key to ending the feud was a shared commitment
that peace was more important than vengeance.
That is always the choice to be made.
The organizers of an April 10, 2009
joint Protestant-Catholic commemoration
of the Northern Ireland dead,
comprised of members of the once-outlawed Sinn Fein
as well as their once-avowed enemies,
referred to, "the terrible, random nature
of death in war and civil conflict."
Some lessons have been learned, many more remain.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

He gave us the lakes for our Northern boundary,
and the rivers stretching to the seas upon whose waters
floats our commerce to the nations of the world;
while man has done all that can be done by science to bind us together.
- John Brough

I love my accent, I thought it was useful in Gone In
60 Seconds because the standard villain is upper class or Cockney.
My Northern accent would be an odd clash opposite Nic Cage.
- Christopher Eccleston

I'm going to be looking forward, asked to be judged on my record,
not taken back as has been the - in a sense,
the tendency throughout politics in Northern Ireland,
is to always look back, always look at what was said a long time ago,
instead of looking forward.
- Peter Hain


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