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What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult. (Quote by - Sigmund Freud)

The federal sentencing guidelines should be revised downward. By contrast to the guidelines, I can accept neither the necessity nor the wisdom of federal mandatory minimum sentences. In too many cases, mandatory minimum sentences are unwise and unjust. (Quote by - Anthony Kennedy)

In contrast to the military, the police are trained and equipped to this end exactly. (Quote by - Thorsten Stodiek)

Good character is more to be praised than outstanding talent. Most talents are to some extent a gift. Good character, by contrast, is not given to us. We have to build it piece by piece by thought, choice, courage and determination. (Quote by - John Luther)

Images of burning Red Cross and UN buildings struck by US bombs contrasted with images of thousands of desperately poor Afghan women carrying sickly and starving children out of Afghanistan as they flee the might of the US military is tearing at international public confidence in our war against terrorism. (Quote by - Cynthia McKinney)

There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast. (Quote by - Charles Dickens)

The contrast between the 1970's and today is very marked. (Quote by - Ben S. Bernanke)

Her death scene, by contrast, has been liberating. I have on just a very simple smock and it feels so wonderful, .. The closer she gets to dying, the freer she becomes, in a way, to let go of all that stuff and all the expectations and the need to be what others expect her to be. (Quote by - Angela Reed)

The record of accomplishment of the countries covered in this year's..report stands in stark contrast to the pessimistic view put forward (elsewhere). Africa is more than the sum of its problems..The best days are yet to come. (Quote by - Charles Stith)

February, by contrast, was doldrums time. (Quote by - Douglas Brinkley)

I try to contrast; life today is full of contrast .. We have to change. (Quote by - Gianni Versace)

This is a disconnect; job growth is psychologically and practically the core of what's happening in the economy. In sharp contrast, the oil price is volatile. It's certainly not meaningless, but it's subject to so many variations that it doesn't have the same importance. (Quote by - William Hummer)

The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together. (Quote by - Saadi)

A test may instruct students to compare and contrast something. Well, what does that mean? We have some of the same issues with their homework. We do send home their math worksheets in Spanish and English if the parents request it. (Quote by - Becky Sukanen)

In contrast to recent consumer confidence surveys, Canadians seem to show some strong resilience toward investing, even amid rising energy prices and energy-related impacts on equity markets in the past month. (Quote by - Bruce Gordon)

The Bridge had a lot of long, soft profiles about the administration, .. In contrast, BU Today has shorter, hard pieces - more consistent with online journalism - which people can read every morning when they log on. (Quote by - Craig David)

They are not using that possibility as a justification for their tightening campaign, in contrast to past years when there was a lot of concern about tightening labor market. (Quote by - Tom Schlesinger)

The biggest concerns many of us have is, 'What time's my tee time or where are we going out to eat tonight, dear?. Here, 45 minutes away, people are wondering if they have a meal. The contrast is quite striking. (Quote by - Ed Marchetti)

When you look at the contrast between compacts and full-size (SUVs), it has to be driven in part by gas prices, .. Why else would there be such polarity?. (Quote by - Tom Kontos)

The contrast in their pitches is significant. Yet both of them are positioning themselves to help us in their own way. If you looked at them side-by-side, you may not notice Jeff. Felix does it in an awe-inspiring way, Jeff just does it. (Quote by - Bryan Price)

No matter what way you want to cut it, the contrast with is only that much more stark with Ford and GM. Toyota still has a much smaller production base in North America than GM or Ford, but increasing capacity as quickly as they have is an impressive feat. (Quote by - Catherine Madden)

I try to pick shows that are a contrast for the season. This was just something different. (Quote by - David Hastings)

In Peru things were different. If you went against the government, you could lose your job. You couldn't express yourself completely. In contrast, in this country you have freedom of expression. (Quote by - Wendy Vasquez)

The court's sentence contrasts with the principles of civil justice and is a worrying signal. It is a backward-looking ruling that strikes at .. the civil conscience of women and of the whole country. (Quote by - Walter Veltroni)

In contrast to IIHS' findings, the U.S. government's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) awarded the Mazda MPV a rating of five-stars, the highest possible score, in both frontal and side impact tests, .. And, of course, the MPV meets or exceeds every NHTSA-required safety standard. (Quote by - Robert Davis)

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