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At the moment we have a ruling class that has one law and the people the other.
~By Imran Khan ~


Most American Jews came from the lower middle classes, and therefore they brought with them not a lot of Jewish culture. The American Jewish story starts with Ellis Island, and the candy store in the Bronx.
~By Arthur Hertzberg ~


I went to a Catholic high school and it seemed like every time I drew something for a class project, it either got thrown away by the teacher or something.
~By Mike Judge ~


Syria is a terrorist state by any definition and is so classified by the State Department. I happen to think Iran is too. Iraq, Iran, Syria, they're all involved.
~By Alexander Haig ~


Today's tax cuts provide yet another illustration of the Republicans' fiscally irresponsible economic policies that ignore the needs of America's middle class, students, and working families.
~By Ellen Tauscher ~


We're seeing quite a lot of people who really would like a return to class-based politics.
~By Patricia Hewitt ~


Lee was such a fine, high-class boy. If my son killed the president he would have said so. That's the way he was brought up.
~By Marguerite Oswald ~


There was this whole middle time that only Chris Rock came out of, you know, 10 years ago it was Chris and a few other people, but that's about it. Chris is in a class of his own; I don't see another comedian who I put in high regard as him.
~By Bob Saget ~


In those days I was terrible at athletics and never made a team, but quite easily led my class in academics.
~By William Standish Knowles ~


The capitalist class shoots down mothers and children. It stops at nothing, no matter how monstrous, to prevent the organization of the workers.
~By Ella R. Bloor ~


Speech sounds cannot be understood, delimited, classified and explained except in the light of the tasks which they perform in language.
~By Roman Jakobson ~


Real Democrats don't abandon the middle class.
~By John F. Kerry ~


It is the tendency of the social burdens to crush out the middle class, and to force society into an organization of only two classes, one at each social extreme.
~By William Graham Sumner ~


Even at Westchester High in West LA, I was class clown.
~By Phil Hartman ~


I made a classic mistake. I held out for something better.
~By Parker Stevenson ~


The classical example of a successful research programme is Newton's gravitational theory: possibly the most successful research programme ever.
~By Imre Lakatos ~


I was encouraged to read aloud in class and vocalize.
~By Bob Edwards ~


There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
~By Dale Carnegie ~


My Mom is a ballet director, so I had this idea in me that classical training is the best foundation for anything you do, so I wanted to get a classical background and voice.
~By Shuler Hensley ~


Alan Moore does have a sheen of class. He's a smart guy, and I'm sure there was a metaphoric level, I'm not denying that, but let's face it. the main reason he was doing a super-hero comic was because he was working for a super-hero comic book company.
~By Chester Brown ~


The ancient Roman code belongs to a class of which almost every civilised nation in the world can show a sample, and which, so far as the Roman and Hellenic worlds were concerned, were largely diffused over them at epochs not widely distant from one another.
~By Henry James Sumner Maine ~


Of course, in the United States, which at the time was a very young country, there were also class distinctions. They weren't as pronounced, but they quickly evolved as well.
~By Iris Chang ~


Making my class laugh and getting in trouble. I was the class clown.
~By R. L. Stine ~


Inanimate objects can be classified scientifically into three major categories; those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost.
~By Russell Baker ~


A mob is the method by which good citizens turn over the law and the government to the criminal or irresponsible classes.
~By Ray Stannard Baker ~


Everybody gets everything handed to them. The rich inherit it. I don't mean just inheritance of money. I mean what people take for granted among the middle and upper classes, which is nepotism, the old-boy network.
~By Toni Morrison ~


I'm saddened to see that everyone's pitched out the baby with the bath, in that we say that it can't be one or the other, it could be both. I mean, just because we listen to classical music doesn't mean that we can't listen to jazz.
~By Don Bluth ~


I love classic rock, rock and roll, that's the top notch. I love soul - bluesy music as well.
~By Haley Reinhart ~


We had a certain kind of really big prestige among, I suppose not just intellectual folk, but a sort of nice middle class intelligent folk of a very urban nature.
~By Adolph Green ~


I like the word 'indolence'. It makes my laziness seem classy.
~By Bern Williams ~


They're getting me involved in intrigue again, and I think it follows a classic formula in a soap opera.
~By Michael Zaslow ~


I'm older than my sister so I started writing first. I started writing at school. I was always top of my class in composition, essays, English Lit and all of that.
~By Joan Collins ~


I actually write film music because I'm classically trained on the piano so as well as songwriting I also write actual film music that could be used for movies like war movies and love movies.
~By Vanessa Brown ~


Objects can be classified scientifically into three major categories: those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost.
~By Russell Baker ~


Class, race, sexuality, gender and all other categories by which we categorize and dismiss each other need to be excavated from the inside.
~By Dorothy Allison ~


I felt the need to get back to painting and I thought the best way was to start drawing, so I enrolled in a life drawing class. I soon discovered that people made very interesting subjects and I am still surprised that I had never discovered it before.
~By Peter Wright ~


Erotica is simply high-class pornography; better produced, better conceived, better executed, better packaged, designed for a better class of consumer.
~By Andrea Dworkin ~


In economic panics throughout history, the wiping out of the savings accounts of lower earners and the middle class has often led to social revolution, sometimes violent upheavals.
~By Nick Clooney ~


Newspaper men, perhaps more than any other class, are rated by ability.
~By Franklin Knight Lane ~


Lou and I met while we were in high school in our senior year. We were in many of the same classes together and quite a few times we went over to his house to hang out.
~By Phil Harris ~


I have thought about the next steps, and you know, they still don't know that I can dance. They don't know it, and it's frustrating me because I feel that it's an edge that I have, and I'm not talking about I took this hip hop class, I'm talking about this is how people actually know me.
~By Naima Adedapo ~


I took acting classes in college, and once I graduated, I decided to give acting a shot when I couldn't really think of anything else to do. It took me a couple of years to get an agent, and my first big break was The Fanelli Boys, which was a sitcom on NBC. Then I did a few television movies.
~By Christopher Meloni ~


Driving with one foot on the accelerator and the other on the brake is likely to get you nowhere, but certainly will burn out vital parts of your car. Similarly, cutting taxes on the middle class, but increasing them on the 'rich' is likely to result in an economic burnout.
~By Terry Savage ~


The fears of one class of men are not the measure of the rights of another.
~By George Bancroft ~


There are things in American culture that want to wipe the class distinction. Blue jeans. Ready-made clothes. Coca-Cola.
~By Leslie Fiedler ~


Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.
~By Frederick Douglass ~


Lots of middle class people are running around pretending to be Cockney.
~By Christopher Eccleston ~


There's the classic charitable contribution, which we receive thousands, and we're extremely grateful and they often come with notes from people, which are very heartwarming, about how much difference our products have made in their life on the Internet.
~By Mitchell Baker ~


No longer should women be denied the right to vote, no longer should women be treated as second class citizens, no longer should women not be allowed to be a citizen at all.
~By Ginny B. Waite ~


A middle class is so important to a society that its value cannot be overestimated.
~By Eliot Engel ~


It's part of a cycle of stories I'm writing where I deconstruct classic science fiction.
~By Cory Doctorow ~


All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books of all time.
~By John Ruskin ~


What's the classical moment that every actor or actress deals with? A tragic thing. They get that blank, faraway look in their eyes. But in life, it's not that way.
~By Skeet Ulrich ~


But I must own that I also felt stirred by an unselfish desire to voice all the joys and sorrows, the hopes and ambitions, of the American Negro, in classic musical form.
~By James Weldon Johnson ~


I love to unwind and watch movies, especially those from the classic black-and-white era.
~By Fred Savage ~


You have to be taught to be second class; you're not born that way.
~By Lena Horne ~


But I do not admit the comparison between your slaves and even the lowest class of European free labourers, for the former are allowed the exercise of no faculties but those which they enjoy in common with the brutes that perish.
~By Fanny Kemble ~


A person like myself, born and raised in the inner city of Atlanta, Georgia, to lower-middle-class parents. But I had the opportunity to get an education, to go and earn a commission in the United States Army, to serve for 22 years, to lead men and women in combat.
~By Allen West ~


Just as invasion is the true and tried weapon in the hands of capital against the class struggle, so on the other hand the fearless pursuit of the class struggle has always proven the most effective preventative of foreign invasions.
~By Karl Liebknecht ~


I think any classical training in the theatre is of enormous value.
~By Vivien Leigh ~


In America the schools have become too permissive, the kids now are controlling the schools, the tail is wagging the dog. We've got to make a change there and get it back to where the teachers have control of the classrooms.
~By Chuck Norris ~


When once a certain class of people has been placed by the temporal and spiritual authorities outside the ranks of those whose life has value, then nothing comes more naturally to men than murder.
~By Simone Weil ~


Class is the sure-footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.
~By Ann Landers ~


At Princeton I gained a great deal of pleasure from success in my classes. knowing that I could accomplish those things, and I realized that my success was directly proportionate to the work I put in.
~By Brooke Shields ~


In capitalist history, invasion and class struggle are not opposites, as the official legend would have us believe, but one is the means and the expression of the other.
~By Karl Liebknecht ~


Classical philosophical theism maintained the ontological distinction between God and creative world that is necessary for any genuine theism by conceiving them to be of different substances, with particular attributes predicated of each.
~By Arthur Peacocke ~


This freedom of political discussion on the highest level is something which Western civilization has in common with that of classical antiquity, but with no other.
~By Christopher Dawson ~


And what classical music does best and must always do more, is to show this kind of transformation of moods, to show a very wide psychological voyage. And I think that's something that we as classical musicians have underestimated.
~By Michael Tilson Thomas ~


I was always the guy getting kicked out of my classes at school for having an attitude problem.
~By Chevy Chase ~


Until now, until I actually got into law class, I just never thought of it as being an interest for me, but it's really funny because now that I'm in law, I'm like 'Wow, I could be a lawyer.
~By Lisa Leslie ~


The Democratic Party opposes tax cuts but it cannot say so publicly. Thus, it is forced to support the idea of lowering the tax burden but using class warfare rhetoric to dispute the allocation of the relief.
~By Dick Morris ~


Some people are uncomfortable with the idea that humans belong to the same class of animals as cats and cows and raccoons. They're like the people who become successful and then don't want to be reminded of the old neighborhood.
~By Phil Donahue ~


The working classes were becoming more and more sharply aware of the complex causes of international malaise.
~By Leon Jouhaux ~


By and large, mothers and housewives are the only workers who do not have regular time off. They are the great vacationless class.
~By Anne Morrow Lindbergh ~


Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech because we forget that all speech is a classification, and that all classifications are oppressive.
~By Roland Barthes ~


It is only with burning anger that we can speak of this attack by counter-revolutionary reactionary elements against the capital of our country, against our people's democratic order and the power of the working class.
~By Janos Kadar ~


And if we don't have a test, what we may end up doing is going back to what this country has done before. We could use social class and we still do, but in the 50s, it was, do you have the right last name and are your parents in privileged positions?
~By Robert Sternberg ~


But those musics do not address the larger kind of architecture in time that classical music does, whatever each one of us knows that classical music must mean.
~By Michael Tilson Thomas ~


Then I took 8 years of French Horn, first jazz, and then classical.
~By Jim Coleman ~


Growing up in a particular neighborhood, growing up in a working-class family, not having much money, all of those things fire you and can give you an edge, can give you an anger.
~By Gary Oldman ~


I skate about 15 to 20 hours a week and also incorporate a lot of off-ice training. I take ballet and Pilates classes and lift weights with my physical therapist when I'm not on the ice.
~By Sasha Cohen ~


Maintaining order in the classrooms has never been easy and it is evident that the school setting requires some easing of the restrictions to which searches by public authorities are ordinarily subject.
~By Byron White ~


I learned much more about acting from philosophy courses, psychology courses, history and anthropology than I ever learned in acting class.
~By Tim Robbins ~


Seriously though, my father was the first African American to sign a contract with the Metropolitan Opera so I grew up with classical music and jazz in the home all the time.
~By Bobby McFerrin ~


We created a show and a scenario for college students where they can take what they learn in class every day and apply it to the real world.
~By Ross Martin ~


The major obstacle to a religious renewal is the intellectual classes, who are highly influential and tend to view religion as primitive superstition. They believe that science has left atheism as the only respectable intellectual stance.
~By Robert Bork ~


Dinah had all the class.
~By Lorna Luft ~


Common sense tells us that we should focus our resources to benefit children, teachers and taxpayers by keeping dollars in the classroom.
~By Bob Beauprez ~


We are like a woman with a difficult pregnancy. We have to rebuild the social classes in Egypt, and we must change the way things were.
~By Naguib Mahfouz ~


It seems we will continue to have problems with this classification and it may be because it comes under the heading of creation rather than preservation.
~By Walter Lang ~


If repression has indeed been the fundamental link between power, knowledge, and sexuality since the classical age, it stands to reason that we will not be able to free ourselves from it except at a considerable cost.
~By Michel Foucault ~


The world is the true classroom. The most rewarding and important type of learning is through experience, seeing something with our own eyes.
~By Jack Hanna ~


Each of our children during their high school years went to 'early morning seminary' - scripture study classes that met in the home of a church member every school day morning from 6:30 until 7:15.
~By Clayton Christensen ~


We are not making this demand for the sake of a principle, but in the interests of the proletarian class.
~By Clara Zetkin ~


For no continuity of social act is possible without a corresponding social status and the many different kinds of act required in an industrial state, with its high degree of specialization, make for corresponding classification of status.
~By Kenneth Burke ~


It is too great comfort which turns a man against himself. Life is most readily renounced at the time and among the classes where it is least harsh.
~By Emile Durkheim ~


I was the hero of the young insurgent working class art movement.
~By Elia Kazan ~


In America there are two classes of travel - first class, and with children.
~By Robert Benchley ~


St. Teresa of Avila described our life in this world as like a night at a second-class hotel.
~By Malcolm Muggeridge ~


Not with the Rochester Philharmonic, but I formed my own orchestra, made up of musicians from the Eastman School, where I'm on the faculty now, direct the Jazz Ensemble and teach improvisation classes.
~By Chuck Mangione ~

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June 19 ,2024
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