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It's a matter of national security. Not only do we have to contemplate other natural events that could be of a similar scale of Katrina, but we also have to think of other manmade events. (Quote by - Dan Bartlett)

He gave no indication he was contemplating such a move. There was nothing unusual in his demeanor. (Quote by - Alexandra Milenov)

I think we only had one of those, years ago, and we haven't contemplated it at all, since. Actually, tipping fees haven't been around all that long -- since about the mid 1990s. Prior to that, the entire cost was taken up by property tax. (Quote by - Bob Harper)

Egoism will be destroyed, if you constantly tell yourself, 'It is He, not I','He is the force, I am but the instrument'. Keep His name always on the tongue, and contemplate His glory whenever you see or hear anything beautiful or grand. (Quote by - Sri Sathya Sai Baba)

There are few things more pleasing than the contemplation of order and useful arrangement. (Quote by - Arthur Phillip)

I contemplate with sovereign reverence that act of the whole American people which declared that their legislature should make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibit the free exercise thereof, thus building a wall of separation b. (Quote by - Thomas Jefferson)

O Lord, You are Your Own Glorious Praise. You Yourself speak it; You Yourself hear it and contemplate it. You Yourself are the Jewel, and You are the Appraiser. You Yourself are of Infinite Value. (Quote by - Sri Guru Granth Sahib)

Bankruptcy is totally out of the question. We have never contemplated it. (Quote by - Bob Lutz)

The secretary did not exercise her discretion lawfully in the manner contemplated by this court's directive. (Quote by - Dexter Douglass)

A lot of you wrote about the fact that I took off a lot of time last summer, that was in part to try to contemplate how I wanted to live the rest of my life. (Quote by - Tom Brokaw)

This severe, ascetic music, calm and horizontal as the line of the ocean, monotonous by virtue of its serenity, anti-sensuous, and yet so intense in its contemplativeness that it verges sometimes on ecstasy. (Quote by - Charles Gounod)

If you are of the opinion that the contemplation of suicide is sufficient evidence of a poetic nature, do not forget that actions speak louder than words. (Quote by - Fran Lebowitz)

It's potentially a bigger threat than Katrina because there is more refining capacity in the Houston area. This is a double whammy for the industry - it's an amazing thing to contemplate. (Quote by - Bob Slaughter)

The contemplative life is often miserable. One must act more, think less, and not watch oneself live. (Quote by - Chamfort)

So to D.J. it didn't make any sense that his two dads, both boys, would contemplate marrying each other, .. Boys weren't supposed to be interested in marriage any more than they were supposed to be interested in dolls or dresses or fairy tales about princesses. (Quote by - Dan Savage)

That has to be built out so that downtown can thrive. The worst thing that could happen to lower Manhattan would be for that hole in the ground to exist for another decade or two, and that's what Silverstein has contemplated even if all goes according to his plan. (Quote by - Daniel Doctoroff)

We only regard those unions as real examples of love and real marriages in which a fixed and unalterable decision has been taken. If men or women contemplate an escape, they do not collect all their powers for the task. In none of the serious and important tasks of life do we arrange such a "getaway." We cannot love and be limited. (Quote by - Alfred Adler)

The Country is both the Philosopher's Garden and his Library, in which he Reads and Contemplates the Power, Wisdom and Goodness of God. (Quote by - William Penn)

It is not enough for us to prostrate ourselves under the tree which is Creation, and to contemplate its tremendous branches filled with stars. We have a duty to perform, to work upon the human soul, to defend the mystery against the miracle, to worship the incomprehensible while rejecting the absurd; to accept, in the inexplicable, only what is necessary; to dispel the superstitions that surround religion --to rid God of His Maggots. (Quote by - Victor Hugo)

When contemplating college liberals, you really regret once again that John Walker is not getting the death penalty. We need to execute people like John Walker in order to physically intimidate liberals, by making them realize that they can be killed, too. Otherwise, they will turn out to be outright traitors. (Quote by - Ann Coulter)

I'd like to have a vote on it at the November [owners'] meetings. There's no reason why we can't announce who we intend to sell the team to in conjunction with signing the lease. But it's very important that we sign a lease contemplated by the stadium agreement. We continue to negotiate and hope that this will quickly be resolved. (Quote by - Bob DuPuy)

Contemplation often makes life miserable. We should act more, think less, and stop watching ourselves live. (Quote by - Chamfort)

I think the lesson to be learned is not so much for investors, but for the companies who contemplate breaking the rules: this is what will happen if you break the rules, at least, in Singapore. (Quote by - Donald Gimbel)

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