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    problem Quotes

    I think that the essential instruction of the Bible is very much topical. The sole problem is that with every change of historical setting, you need to readjust the interpretation of the message.
    — Zygmunt Bauman
    Once upon a time there were the Pampas in Argentina, that people could treat as "empty lands" and where they could run away from their problems from problem-ridden homes. That eventuality is no longer available.
    — Zygmunt Bauman
    tags: time  people  problem 
    The problem of insufficient security was, until quite recently, a matter of a minority; now it is becoming very quickly a majority matter. That is a major change.
    — Zygmunt Bauman
    tags: problem  majority 
    Our consumer-oriented economy wouldn't survive without economic growth. The whole mechanism depends on invention and insinuation of novelties, arousing new wants, seduction and temptation. This is the problem we face - much more than recapitalizing the banks. The question is: Is that kind of economy sustainable?
    — Zygmunt Bauman
    State governments seek local remedies for the globally fabricated deprivations and miseries in vain - just as the individuals-by-the-decree-of-fate (read: by the impact of deregulation) seek in vain the individual solutions to the socially fabricated life problems.
    — Zygmunt Bauman
    I am guiding you to seek truth from the facts of the historical conditions of our society and to identify the problems. The correct solutions will come with the correct identification of the problems.
    — Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
    [Yahya Khan ] I have a big problem on my hands with him. I've set up a war commission to study the responsibilities inherent in the recent conflict.
    — Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
    To a smart girl men are no problem - they're the answer.
    — Zsa Zsa Gabor
    tags: smart  men  problem  girls 
    I know a lot of people that have had fake Twitters... actors and musicians that I know. It's sort of a problem. There are all these people that sign up thinking that they're getting somebody's real thoughts when it's just some guy.
    — Zooey Deschanel
    We dont need to solve the problem of the rich-poor gap. We need to solve the problem of common prosperity.
    — Zong Qinghou
    tags: problem 
    Science and technology can solve all the world's problems, and historically it has been shown to make the world better and better.
    — Zoltan Istvan
    True expression is hard when performing opera. The problem is that opera relies on the dramatic context of the piece. It can be interpreted and represented, but there are guidelines; there is a vocabulary within the pieces that you must know objectively and reflect.
    — Zola Jesus
    tags: true  problem 
    The only reason I would write a break-up song is because my own problem of allowing myself to relate to people.
    — Zola Jesus
    tags: people  problem  song  write 
    The Administration has made critical mistakes and errors in judgment leading up to the war in Iraq. The President refuses to acknowledge these mistakes, and thus, no corrective action has been taken to prevent these problems from happening again.
    — Zoe Lofgren
    tags: action  mistakes  problem  war 
    See, I will always shop, and that's sort of a problem. Clothes are always exploding out of my closet!
    — Zoe Lister-Jones
    tags: problem 
    I think action should be revealed through character, so if you have a plot problem, it's probably a character problem.
    — Zoe Kazan
    Some of my best friends are like, "I love that you are just the biggest pussy on the planet." And I have no problem with it at all, I love it. But it took a long time to understand that that's a part of my tapestry.
    — Zoe Bell
    tags: time  friends  problem 
    When your own fans whistle and jeer, then you have a big problem.
    — Zinedine Zidane
    tags: problem 
    When people come to Jamaica, we don't want them to think about the problems of Jamaica. So let them come be in their paradise.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: people  problem 
    If I'm doing a concert, and I'm having a problem with the audience... I just play a Bob Marley song, and I'm good for the rest of the night.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: night  problem  song 
    If African countries can unite and pull resources together, then that will be the best thing we could ever do for the problems in Africa including AIDS.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: problem  africa 
    Jamaica has problems; America has problems; everywhere has problems.
    — Ziggy Marley
    tags: problem  america 
    Belonging to a group can provide the child with a variety of resources that an individual friendship often cannot-a sense of collective participation, experience with organizational roles, and group support in the enterprise of growing up. Groups also pose for the child some of the most acute problems of social life-of inclusion and exclusion, conformity and independence.
    — Zick Rubin
    When enlightened people are so poor that they cannot help others, if they speak a word to awaken the confused or to resolve a problem, there is also boundless merit in that.
    — Zicheng Hong
    tags: people  problem  help  poor 
    I am at my happiest when I'm problem solving and a large part of writing is for me a lovely labor in problem solving. Every act of discovery in writing involves a process of figuring out why I'm not seeing what I need to see. Niggling feelings, discomforts, a sense that you've forgotten or overlooked something, a sudden curiosity about what if here? - these are priceless. They are the bases of problems and lead the way.
    — Zia Haider Rahman
    Country [China] needs to continue opening up and keep connecting. It needs to realize that the world has become one. The old concept of isolation, the idea that you can solve your problems on your own does not work anymore - neither in cultural, economic, nor political terms.
    — Zhang Xin
    Because people along the route had realized that there was demand and quickly organized supply. That's so Chinese. In a well-organized country like Germany, such a problem may not have arisen in the first place, but in China people immediately recognized an opportunity.
    — Zhang Xin
    We have two choices: One is to continue to see a poor, ill, crying Africa, carrying guns, that depends on other people forever, or to promote an Africa which is confident, peaceful, independent, but cognizant of its huge problems and great values at the same time.
    — Zeresenay Alemseged
    I've always learned how to deal with my problems through my words, through my education, and through my intelligence, which I think is important and the best way to deal with an issue.
    — Zendaya
    I'm very proud of my skin and my face, and I have no problem not wearing makeup. I don't wear makeup because I feel like I need to cover myself up or because I don't feel confident. I wear makeup because it's fun; it's like painting on my face.
    — Zendaya
    tags: problem  painting 
    Worry is when you choose from millions of possible thoughts, only the few which deal with a potential misfortune or problem. Once you accept your worrying as the act of choosing specific thoughts, you can consciously make an effort to avoid those thoughts that cause you needless pain and choose more constructive, positive thoughts.
    — Zelig Pliskin
    Welcome your problems with open arms! Like any other game, the game of life is played as per your aptitude; the more expert you are, the more difficult it gets. Embrace the problems and hardships that come your way, for you are the ones chosen to handle them.
    — Zeina
    tags: problem  games 
    The problem with my eyes is that they have been famished, but now they are feasting.
    — Zedd
    tags: problem  eyes 
    The kind of problem that America faces in Iraq is a little bit the kind of problem that Israel faced in dealing with Hezbollah. If the conflict, the theater of conflict enlarges, it's going to become more and more absorbing and more and more costly.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    Our world is integrated to an unprecedented degree, while the global political awakening is injecting into interstate relations an intense amount of tension, emotion, even irrationality, which could cumulatively produce circumstances that preclude an effective and genuinely shared universal response to new global problems.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    Hard power makes sense under some circumstances. But there's not a universal solution to global problems. A major country like the United States has to have a broadly-conceived program for effective international action, influence and cooperation with others.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    Today, with America being a beleaguered global power, in part because of its own mistakes, it is absolutely essential that the American democracy refocuses its concerns towards global issues and does not approach its own specific problems on the basis of, to some extend, self-induced fear.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    The United States is prepared really to be engaged in the quest to get people in the world the dignities that they seek today, the social justice that they feel they're deprived of, and the common solution to global problems.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    The United States wants to be part of the solution to its problems and not, in part, the maker of their problems.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
    tags: problem 
    The American people have to think hard about their definition of the meaning of the good life, that hedonistic, materialistic society of high levels of consumption, increasing social inequality is not a society that can be part of the solution of the world's problems.
    — Zbigniew Brzezinski
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