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Benefits

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Religious Remain

Human beings can remain spiritual and religious while enjoying the benefits of rational administration of their affairs.

- Abdolkarim Soroush

Individuals Use

We need to come up with use cases for this technology that drive clear benefits for individuals and institutions - these are our customers. Too often we see bitcoin and blockchain technologies as solutions in search of a problem. We don't just need these systems to be technically better than the alternatives - we need them to be more user-friendly.

- Abigail Johnson

Challenges Wealth

One of the great political and economic challenges of our time is figuring out the balance between wealth that benefits society and wealth that distorts.

- Adam Davidson

Receive Based

Higher education should be based on quality, not quantity; receive merit-based funding; and be free of unnecessary bureaucracy. Not the least of the benefits of educational reform is to foster the pride of achievement at national and international levels.

- Ahmed Zewail

Young People Lot

There are a lot of benefits to having a team of young people, but there are many benefits to having people who've made a lot of mistakes.

- Aileen Lee

Social Nothing

Social media has lots of benefits, but compared to Christianity, it tends to group people by interests. Religion puts you with people who have nothing in common except that you're human.

- Alain de Botton

Always Sword

Technology is always a two-edged sword. It will bring in many benefits, but also many disasters.

- Alan Moore

Speaker Stimulus

Speaker Pelosi says unemployment benefits are economic stimulus. Those are bare-bones benefits.

- Alan Nunnelee

Take System

It will take a brave person to cull the benefits system and analyse who deserves and who doesn't.

- Alan Sugar

Creator Always

Being essentially a creator, I never set out to shock, always thinking about creating my work and not about the benefits it could produce.

- Alejandro Jodorowsky

Know Characters

One of the benefits to television is that you're with these characters for years, you know them so well.

- Aleksa Palladino

Made Receive

Benefits are rarely made public in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, where companies must report the pay and options that their five highest-paid executives receive.

- Alex Berenson

Larger Retirees

More retirees, longer life expectancy, larger benefits, and fewer workers - these trends have meant substantial increases in the payroll tax. Since the social security program began, the payroll tax has increased more than 500 percent.

- Alex Tabarrok

Education Student

No student should be forced to choose between following her faith and enjoying the benefits of a public education.

- Alexander Acosta

Education Other

Our government has made a number of promises to the men and women who served in our nation's armed forces. Sadly, these promises of health care, education and other benefits have existed more in rhetoric than in reality.

- Allen Boyd

Down Show

I know the benefits of having a really great improv show are amazing because it was this one rare and fleeting thing that was incredible, but the risk just didn't appeal to me. I liked the control of sitting down and writing things.

- Allison Tolman

Full Advantage

Aviation, this young modern giant, exemplifies the possible relationship of women and the creations of science. Although women have not taken full advantage of its use and benefits, air travel is as available to them as to men.

- Amelia Earhart

Economy Tell

Coolidge believed that government officials who tell themselves that spending benefits the economy delude themselves and the citizens. Government budgets promote human freedom.

- Amity Shlaes

Grow Country

Entitlements seem to grow with prosperity; not only because they are indexed to inflation or GDP, but also because a prosperous country tells itself it can afford more benefits.

- Amity Shlaes

Habits None

Our daily habits of driving, drilling, buying and supporting all of the economic benefits a free economy demands has cost us dearly, but none more so than for the people of Shishmaref.

- Amy J. Berg

Thought Dangers

We don't like what we don't know or understand. Parents don't like the thought of their kids embracing social media because they don't fully understand the benefits and dangers.

- Amy Jo Martin

Shared Outlets

There are many benefits to a sports entity breaking news directly to their recipients: the entity has full control over the message and how it is shared versus previously relying on a media outlets to translate or distribute as they choose. Also, there's no quicker place for valuable information to spread than Twitter.

- Amy Jo Martin

Allow Which

I would prefer a public option that would be a competitive option that would allow people to buy into a Federal Employee Health Benefits Program, which is a series of private plans.

- Amy Klobuchar

Myself Having

Of course, there are benefits to having prosthetics. I can make myself as tall as I want. I can wear flip-flops in the snow if I wanted to. There's benefits.

- Amy Purdy

Legacy Books

I want to write books that can truly become a legacy and bring benefits to people.

- Andrea Hirata

Comedian Known

I was stuck in the benefits of being a known comedian.

- Andrea Martin

Woman Needs

When a woman earns a dollar, the payback is higher. She'll invest in her children, in their education, health care, and basic needs. The impact of a woman's role in the economy benefits society at large.

- Andrea Jung

Costs However

Co-creation is much more work than writing somewhere in a hidden corner and then publishing your content. However, the benefits outweigh the costs.

- Alexander Osterwalder

Dislocation

My overall message for labor members is... that we understand that the benefits of trade are clear, but the disruption and the dislocation are painfully concentrated and we can't ignore them.

- Alexis Herman

Receive Use

Material goods consist of useful material things, and of all rights to hold, or use, or derive benefits from material things, or to receive them at a future time.

- Alfred Marshall

Unions Line

I respect the state workers and I respect their unions, but we simply can't afford to pay benefits and pensions that are out of line with economic reality.

- Andrew Cuomo

Big Springs

I happen to be a big believer in home ownership. I'm also a big believer that if someone wants to have a crack at the mining industry in Port Hedland, then they should be able to collect their... benefits in Port Hedland even though they are from Alice Springs. It should be mobile.

- Andrew Forrest

About Tackling

We must not constantly talk about tackling obesity and warning people about the negative consequences of obesity. Instead we must be positive - positive about the fun and benefits to be had from healthy living, trying to get rid of people's excuses for being obese by tackling the issue in a positive way.

- Andrew Lansley

Evidence Activity

The most common objection that I hear to walking as exercise is that it's too easy, that only sweaty, strenuous activity offers real benefits. But there is abundant evidence that regular, brisk walking is associated with better health, including lower blood pressure, better moods and improved cholesterol ratios.

- Andrew Weil

Beginning Crucial

It does kids no favors, and sets them up for a potential lifetime of poor health and social embarrassment, to excuse them from family meals of real food. Everyone benefits from healthy eating, but it is particularly crucial at the beginning of life.

- Andrew Weil

Gift View

In my view, the best gift is one that benefits both the receiver and the planet.

- Andrew Weil

Profits Making

Profits should be for a purpose. Profits should be productive. You should make money for producing benefits that make the world a better place. Making money is a good thing when it is made in service to humanity or the democracy.

- Andrew Young

Will Enterprise

Many in local government will ask why should only a few areas have the freedoms and benefits of Enterprise Zone status while the majority lose out?

- Andy Sawford

Including Capital

The government is also looking at further benefits including enhanced capital allowances; the use of Tax Incremental Finance; and extra help from UK Trade and Investment on inward investment and trade opportunities.

- Andy Sawford

Partnership

Camfed has worked for more than two decades in partnership with poor families, transforming this desire for girls' education into reality, and showing the measurable benefits of girls' education for all of us.

- Ann Cotton

Think Upset

My libertarian friends are probably getting a little upset now but I think that's because they never appreciate the benefits of local fascism.

- Ann Coulter

Trade

Nonetheless, the developing countries must be able to reap the benefits of international trade.

- Anna Lindh

Development

States have the responsibility to create rules and conditions for growth and development, and to channel the benefits to all citizens by providing education and making people able to participate in the economies, and in decision-making.

- Anna Lindh

Needs Allow

Work/life benefits allow companies meaningful ways for responding to their employees' needs; they can be a powerful tool for transforming a workforce and driving a business' success.

- Anne M. Mulcahy

Education Surely

Just as computer technology and the Internet created whole new industries and extraordinary benefits for people that extend into almost every realm of human endeavor from education to transportation to medicine, genetics will undoubtedly benefit people everywhere in ways we can't even imagine but know will surely occur.

- Anne Wojcicki

Read Discovered

I used to drink. I didn't like reading, but I discovered the benefits of it. I read that Floyd Mayweather never drinks - and he is the blueprint for boxing.

- Anthony Joshua

Industry Ideal

Food manufacturing is an ideal candidate for targeted accelerated depreciation because the food industry, our biggest industry, creates significant flow-on benefits.

- Anthony Pratt

Mind Appropriate

It is not rational, never mind 'appropriate,' to impose billions of dollars in economic costs in return for a few dollars in health or environmental benefits.

- Antonin Scalia

Singing Biggest

Singing for a documentary that benefits the underprivileged remains one of my biggest dreams.

- Arijit Singh

About Patients

Patients describing the benefits of prayer often talk about how it provides a sense of well being.

- Armstrong Williams

United States

The United States is a nation located in the global economy, and we get enormous, enormous benefits from dealing with foreigners.

- Arthur Laffer

Production Other

Because tax cuts create an incentive to increase output, employment, and production, they also help balance the budget by reducing means-tested government expenditures. A faster-growing economy means lower unemployment and higher incomes, resulting in reduced unemployment benefits and other social welfare programs.

- Arthur Laffer

Here Whole

Let me just try to give you sort of the intuitive one here on the stimulus funds. If you have a two-person economy - let's imagine we have two farms, and that's the whole world, just two farms. If one of those farmers gets unemployment benefits, who do you think pays for him? Am I going way over your heads today?

- Arthur Laffer

Country Brings

There are occasions when obstruction in Parliament brings greater benefits to the country.

- Arun Jaitley

Use Before

What needs to be done is that the digital initiatives that we had started, that those get the same kind of focus, and that we now disincentivize the use of cash. If you're going to slide back into the ways that we had before this demonetization impact, then you really won't get the benefits.

- Arundhati Bhattacharya

Differences Been

It's been interesting to see how similar audiences in the East and West are, actually, and how it makes you realize that when politicians emphasize the differences between our cultures, it's usually because it benefits them more so than us.

- Asghar Farhadi

Release Having

Now that I'm older, I see the benefits of having free time to release energy.

- Ashton Eaton

Ironic Very

Isn't it ironic that pay, perks, and benefits all cost your company at the bottom line, but authentic recognition, especially when it's most unexpected, costs very little and gives the most impressive return on investment?

- Chip Conley

Enough Many

We have so many people retiring that we do not have enough people paying into the system to be able to provide the benefits for those collecting those benefits.

- Chris Chocola

Career Payments

One state retiree, 49 years old, paid, over the course of his entire career, a total of $124,000 towards his retirement pension and health benefits. What will we pay him? $3.3 million in pension payments over his life and nearly $500,000 for health care benefits - a total of $3.8m on a $120,000 investment.

- Chris Christie

Teacher Medical

A retired teacher paid $62,000 towards her pension and nothing, yes nothing, for full family medical, dental and vision coverage over her entire career. What will we pay her? $1.4 million in pension benefits and another $215,000 in health care benefit premiums over her lifetime.

- Chris Christie

Politics Retirees

They said it was impossible to touch the third rail of politics, to take on public-sector unions and to reform a pension and health benefits system that was headed to bankruptcy. But with bipartisan leadership, we saved taxpayers $132 billion dollars over 30 years and saved retirees their pensions. We did it.

- Chris Christie

Boston Exporting

NED is talking about through-putting this energy out to the vicinity of Boston then taking a northern route up to Nova Scotia and then exporting it, so they're not talking about giving us any local benefits at all.

- Chris Gibson

Willpower About

I really believe that the more informed you are about the benefits of a healthy bite versus the chain reaction that you're going to put into effect in your body when you take that bite - you just suddenly don't want to make that choice for yourself anymore. It's beyond willpower at that point; it's become a desire to do something good for yourself.

- Christie Brinkley

Equality Means

I want to work on respecting individuals' dignity. Equal rights, that's where my heart is. That means equal rights and benefits, and that's what we need.

- Christine Gregoire

Salary Before

When it comes to salary negotiation, don't forget that salary is only one term of employment. What else is on the table - vacation time, benefits, bonuses, flex days? Before determining that these terms are 'must-haves' or 'giveaways' to get a bigger salary, find out what the counterpart has to offer.

- Christopher Voss

Concerned About

Specifically, I am concerned about the long-term condition of Social Security. I am committed to ensuring that current beneficiaries and those nearing retirement face no reduction in benefits, while preserving this vital program for future generations.

- Cliff Stearns

Habitat Woodland

Research gathered over recent years has highlighted the countless benefits to people, wildlife and the environment that come from planting trees and creating new woodland habitat. It's obvious trees are good things.

- Clive Anderson

Want Ignored

The contemporary American novelist benefits in a way from being ignored. It makes you angrier and makes you want to go into all of those places where you shouldn't.

- Colum McCann

Treat Through

I'll never understand how destroying families through deportation benefits our society. How we treat the undocumented says a great deal about us as a people and whether or not we'll continue to fulfill the fundamental American promise of equality and opportunity for all.

- Conor Oberst

Measure Gained

A true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success.

- Cullen Hightower

Measure Gained

The true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success.

- Cullen Hightower

Away Allow

Col. Shaffer is prohibited by his lawyer from talking. He's at great risk. They want to take away his pay and his health care benefits so they can hold it over his head and not allow him to talk while he's under suspension. This is not America.

- Curt Weldon

Bargaining Costs

Choosing to work where there is a union and getting the related benefits of higher wages and collective bargaining, but not paying a fair share of the costs of representation, would be freeloading, right?

- Cynthia Dill

Government Itself

Bureaucracy gives birth to itself and then expects maternity benefits.

- Dale Dauten

House Acceptable

As the future is never known with certainty, the evaluation of the prospective benefits requires the formation of expectations. An acceptable house, partner or job, then, is one that offers an expected stream of future benefit that has a value in excess of the option to continue to search for an even better alternative.

- Dale T. Mortensen

Think Having

It is helpful to think of people as having two fundamental motivations: the desire to see ourselves as honest, good people, and the desire to gain the benefits that come from cheating - on our taxes or on the football field.

- Dan Ariely

Over Polluting

The environmental benefits of hydrogen are also outstanding. When used as an energy source, hydrogen produces no emissions besides water. Zero polluting emissions, an amazing advance over the current sources of energy that we use.

- Dan Lipinski

Veterans Access

Our Nation must provide sufficient access to healthcare, adequate benefits, and the supplemental resources our veterans were promised and so dearly need. We owe our heroes no less.

- Dan Lipinski

Distinguish

Motivation aside, if people get better at these life skills, everyone benefits: The brain doesn't distinguish between being a more empathic manager and a more empathic father.

- Daniel Goleman

Robot Personally

Personally, I'm not afraid of a robot uprising. The benefits far outweigh the threats.

- Daniel H. Wilson

Animal Products

I'm always active in trying to educate people when it comes to eating animal products, testing on animals, and the health benefits of being vegan, although I'm probably not the best person to be talking about the latter at the moment.

- Daniel Johns

Change Allow

If you don't allow yourself to change from book to book - take chances - it turns into a dullish job with no health benefits or pension plan and only intermittent paychecks.

- Daniel Woodrell

Access How

But I benefit from the taxes I pay because I know how to access the benefits of the taxes.

- Dar Williams

Other Ultimate

In other industries, value is defined by the ultimate stakeholder - the one who benefits, or not, from the service. We should do the same in medicine.

- Dave deBronkart

Reason Costs

I want to go public because I have the right reason to go public - because the benefits outweigh the costs.

- Dave Goldberg

Small Fail

One of the benefits of playing to small audiences in small clubs for a few years is that you're allowed to fail.

- David Byrne

I Think Putting

What we're putting forward is the most radical reform of the welfare state... for 60 years. I think it will have a transformative effect in making sure that everyone is better off in work and better off working rather than on benefits.

- David Cameron

New York New

One of the benefits to ordering food in New York is that you can get food 24/7.

- David Chang

Disease Lower

I drink coffee in the morning and a few cups throughout the day. Among coffee's health benefits are lower risk of Parkinson's, Type 2 diabetes, heart disease and dementia.

- David H. Murdock

Back Necessary

Machiavelli did believe that it was better to appear to be good than to be good. If you're good, you're just too vulnerable, but if you appear to be good, you get all the benefits plus you can be sneaky and, when necessary, stab someone in the back.

- David Ignatius

Deceiving Jobs

Moreover, statistics can be deceiving: the growth of jobs in the US in the 90s was due to many part-time jobs, with no benefits and generally low pay.

- David Korten

Planet Ourselves

Basic science provides long-term benefits for ourselves and our fragile planet and should be supported by all the world's societies.

- David Lee

Very Teams

Now there are two or three teams who are very ethical in their outlook who have opened up the economic benefits and that is probably going to be a turning point in the sport.

- David Millar

Over Treatment

The number of people with HIV receiving Medicare benefits has grown over time, reflecting growth in the size of the of the HIV positive population in the U.S. but also an increased lifespan for people with HIV due to antiretroviral medicines and other treatment advances.

- David Mixner

Medical Subject

Scientists should not do animal testing if there is any alternative, but subject to that, I would support it on grounds of the medical benefits.

- David Sainsbury, Baron Sainsbury of Turville

Which Clause

The applicability of the Establishment Clause to public funding of benefits to religious schools was settled in Everson v. Board of Ed. of Ewing, which inaugurated the modern era of establishment doctrine.

- David Souter

Doing Other

Doing all we can to combat climate change comes with numerous benefits, from reducing pollution and associated health care costs to strengthening and diversifying the economy by shifting to renewable energy, among other measures.

- David Suzuki

Happen Note

What I've learned is there's a scientifically proven phenomenon that's attached to gratitude, and that if you consciously take note of what is good in your life, quantifiable benefits happen.

- Deborah Norville

Never Illiterate

If you're totally illiterate and living on one dollar a day, the benefits of globalization never come to you.

- Jimmy Carter