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    What people in Burma need is a democratic federal Burma that guarantees autonomy, rights and protection for all, regardless of ethnicity, gender, religion or race.
    tags: people right gender race protection
    — Zoya Phan
    The race belongs not only to the swift and strong but to those who keep on running
    tags: strong running race
    — Zoe Koplowitz
    I was lucky to come from a difficult area. It teaches you not just about football but also life. There were lots of kids from different races and poor families. People had to struggle to get through the day.
    tags: people struggle poor kids race football
    — Zinedine Zidane
    The second [argument about motion] is the so-called Achilles, and it amounts to this, that in a race the quickest runner can never overtake the slowest, since the pursuer must first reach the point whence the pursued started, so that the slower must always hold a lead.Statement of the Achilles and the Tortoise paradox in the relation of the discrete to the continuous.; perhaps the earliest example of the reductio ad absurdum method of proof.
    tags: race example
    — Zeno of Elea
    The most outstanding manifestation of negative growth in the spiritual, mental and physical health of the human race through eons of evolution is the pride of place that has been given to Guilt.
    tags: health growth human mental guilt manifestation spiritual evolution race pride
    — Zeina
    Consciousness is endless, from one incarnation to the next. It simply will and does manifest in other places and times, regardless of what becomes of the human race.
    tags: time human race
    — Zeena Schreck
    I think the next 50 years are going to present the human race with challenges that so far exceed the limitations of geopolitical boundaries or nationalist identity. We're going to be up against challenges that we can barely fathom at this point. So how we embrace them and deal with them will define a great many things about where we go, but, you know, it's hard to say. We're teetering on the edge, I would say.
    tags: present human identity challenge race year
    — Zachary Quinto
    I was mad when I heard The Amazing Race wasn't about white people.
    tags: people race
    — Zach Braff
    I don't think that other races are inferior, I just think that there's something special about white people. Sometimes, when I think about all the things white people have accomplished throughout history, I smile, and I nod, and I think to myself, 'Yeah, I'm glad I'm on that team.'
    tags: people smile race
    — Zach Braff
    Now, I'm not going to be misquoted on this like I have numerous times before, so I'll be quite clear. I've never said hitler was my hero, just that if he had focused on more than one race he would have had the right idea. Try to turn that one against me.
    tags: time right hero ideas race
    — Zach Braff
    For me, each nuance of a color is in some way an individual, a being who is from the same race as the base color, but who definitely possesses a distinct character and personal soul.
    tags: character personal soul race
    — Yves Klein
    Every time I run, it's with the mindset that if I die at this race it's OK.
    tags: time mindset die race
    — Yuki
    Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche has a remarkable ability to present the wisdom of the Buddha's teachings in a manner that is as fresh and accessible as it is profound. With Rebel Buddha, he goes straight to the core of the spiritual path, showing how the Buddha's liberating insights transcend race, religion, and culture. This book is sure to provoke, inspire, and move us one step closer to creating a thoroughly modern approach to spirituality.
    tags: present culture insight spiritual buddha wisdom teaching book inspire path race
    — Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
    The male society is letting the men think of the women as something pretty and soft and that kind of thing. So I just wanted to show what we were. Women are the ones who actually created the human race. I mean without us bringing up the new generation, there wouldn't be a human race.
    tags: men women society human race
    — Yoko Ono
    The human race is a very, very magical race. We have a magic power of witches and wizards. We're here on this earth to unravel the mystery of this planet. The planet is asking for it.
    tags: power magic mystery human earth witch race
    — Yoko Ono
    We're growing up together, the human race. And we've discovered a lot of things that we didn't know. We're finding our way. Instead of thinking about doomsday all the time, think about how beautiful the world is. We're all together, and together we're getting wiser.
    tags: time world beautiful human thinking race
    — Yoko Ono
    John wrote with a very deep love for the human race and a concern for its future.
    tags: future human race
    — Yoko Ono
    Women are put in a position of feeling embarrassed about their bodies. It's so ridiculous, but also astounding - we have to always be apologetic about having created the human race.
    tags: women human body race
    — Yoko Ono
    You know, something happened to me when I became 70. I started to feel a tremendous love for the human race, and life and this planet, the universe, the whole shebang.
    tags: human universe race
    — Yoko Ono
    Fracking is an incredible risk to the human race, I don't know why they even thought of doing it.
    tags: thoughts human risk race
    — Yoko Ono
    All wishes create an upswing line when it is manifested. Therefore, together, it becomes an incredible upswing of power, whatever you wished. Of course, the more high level wishes, which covers the whole human race is stronger than wishing for getting ice cream for your dessert!
    tags: power human wishes race
    — Yoko Ono
    If we each take responsibility in shifting our own behavior, we can trigger the type of change that is necessary to achieve sustainability for our race or this planet. We change our planet, our environment, our humanity every day, every year, every decade, and every millennia.
    — Yehuda Berg
    If government and media and all of us in the Australian tribe got together, and the rock industry, we'd just be the greatest cultural force the world has ever seen - we're such an amazing race.
    tags: world media government race
    — Yahoo Serious
    It was the greatest contribution towards the whole of human race, made by China, is to prevent its 1.3 billion people from hunger.
    tags: people human hunger race
    — Xi Jinping
    Something is wrong here: sex has been with us since the human race began its existence, yet I would estimate that 90 percent of human beings still suffer enormous inhibitions in this area.
    tags: human existence wrong sex race
    — Xaviera Hollander
    Jazz celebrates older generations and not just the youth movement. When you "sell" only to people of a certain age, you get cut off from the main body of experience. The power of couple dancing and courtship, it's elegant, and you wouldn't realize America was once a nation of dancers and singers today. People of all races could dance and sing.
    tags: people youth power experience age body america dance race
    — Wynton Marsalis
    You have just taken an oath of allegiance to the United States. Of allegiance to whom? Of allegiance to no one, unless it be God. Certainly not of allegiance to those who temporarily represent this great government. You have taken an oath of allegiance to a great ideal, to a great body of principles, to a great hope of the human race.
    tags: human body god government hope race
    — Woodrow Wilson
    Scholarship cannot do without literature.... It needs literature to float it, to set it current, to authenticate it to all the race, to get it out of closets and into the brains of men who stir abroad.
    tags: men brain literature race
    — Woodrow Wilson
    It has become a people's war, and peoples of all sorts and races, of every degree of power and variety of fortune, are involved inits sweeping processes of change and settlement.
    tags: power process war race
    — Woodrow Wilson
    There is only one home to the life of a river-mussel; there is only one home to the life of a tortoise; there is only one shell to the soul of man: there is only one world to the spirit of our race. If that world leaves its course and smashes on boulders of the great void, whose world will give us shelter?
    tags: world soul spirit race
    — Wole Soyinka
    Hail, blest Confusion! here are metAll tongues, and times, and faces;The Lancers flirt with Juliet,The Brahmin talks of races.
    tags: time race
    — Winthrop Mackworth Praed
    We need a race to the top so that we have policies and regulations that protect human rights, the environment and that reduce poverty.
    tags: poverty human environment right race
    — Winnie Byanyima
    we are so little, so ignorant, so feeble an infant race crawling on a planet between immensities we haven't even begun to understand, that really we have no grounds for either congratulation or despair.
    tags: despair race
    — Winifred Holtby
    Every social trait labelled masculine or feminine is in truth a human trait. It is our human right to develop and contribute our talents whatever our race, sex, religion, ancestry, age. Human rights are indivisible!
    tags: truth human age right talent sex race
    — Wilma Scott Heide
    I found myself in a race with Mother Nature to play as much baseball as I could before she forced me to stop.
    tags: nature mother race baseball
    — Willie Stargell
    I think it is just terrible and disgusting how everyone has treated Lance Armstrong, especially after what he achieved winning seven Tour de France races while on drugs......When I was on drugs I couldn't even find my bike.
    tags: winning drugs race
    — Willie Nelson
    Someone must show that the Afro-American race is more sinned against than sinning, and it seems to have fallen to me to do so. The awful death roll called every week is appalling, not only because of the lives taken, the cruelty and outrage to the victims, but because of the prejudice it fosters.
    tags: death live prejudice cruelty race victim
    — William Wells Brown
    We need a complete ban on soft money, which is sort of an enveloping problem, and a ceiling on the amount of money that can be spent on a given race.
    tags: problem money race
    — William Weld
    With education symmetrical and true we will take the dead mass buried by slavery's hand and touch them to life. This beauteous angel, which has always done its work for those on earth, will roll away the stone from the tomb where is buried a race, and my people will come forth to their glory and the amazement of the world.
    tags: people work world earth true angel education race
    — William Tecumseh Vernon
    I want to fall in love with beautiful women of all races. Rescue somebody every now and then, improve my painting, and improve my sentence structure. If I can make a living doing that stuff, that's great, and I will keep doing it, and they can do whatever they want with my image. I couldn't care less.
    tags: women living beautiful care painting race
    — William T. Vollmann
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