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Big Middle Eastern

I was a big fan of Middle Eastern elements of music and experimental electronic and tribal sounds.

- Adam Lambert

Middle Eastern

I'm actually half Brit and half American. I have a British father and an American mother, but as far as I'm aware, no Middle Eastern blood.

- Adam Rayner

Important Most

India as a film-making nation has gained recognition, at last, at most important Western and Far Eastern forums.

- Amitabh Bachchan

Africa Country

Turkey is a European country, an Asian country, a Middle Eastern country, Balkan country, Caucasian country, neighbor to Africa, Black Sea country, Caspian Sea, all these.

- Ahmet Davutoglu

Eastern Europe

I've never lived in Eastern Europe, although both my wife and I have ancestors in Poland and Russia - but I can see the scenes I create.

- Alan Furst

Hollywood Filled

I'm of course disillusioned with what has happened to World cinema. Now cinemas in both Eastern and Western Europe are filled with the same blockbusters from Hollywood.

- Alexander Walker

Taken Huge

There is huge merit in both Eastern and Western medicine, and I've taken a little bit from both.

- Ann Romney

Knew Germany

Growing up in eastern Germany, I knew of Superman, but he didn't resonate emotionally with me.

- Antje Traue

Always Some

I've lived out West some... I've always liked the High Plains areas - eastern Colorado, eastern Wyoming, western Nebraska.

- Charles Frazier

Back Which

Back in the early '70s, there were two airlines that flew puddle jumpers from the Sarasota-Bradenton airport to Atlanta: National and Eastern, neither of which exists today.

- Craig Sager

Eastern Europe

My family's from Eastern Europe.

- David Sax

Vancouver Most

When you live in Vancouver, you realize most of the population is in eastern North America.

- Jim Pattison

Communist Half

Socialism is undoubtedly in the throes of a crisis greater than at any time since 1917. The last half of 1989 saw the dramatic collapse of most of the communist party governments of Eastern Europe.

- Joe Slovo

Area Unlikely

I grew up in the unlikely place of Connecticut. The Eastern Woodlands. It was semi-rural where I grew up. I was fascinated by the Piqua and the Mohegan Indians of that area.

- John Fusco

Country Heading

Everywhere that Americans spread off the Eastern seaboard, heading west across this country, they put up the schoolhouse first, hired a schoolteacher, and put all the kids in school.

- John Glenn

Middle Eastern

I predict that as warm weather returns to Europe, so will the flood of Middle Eastern immigrants.

- John McLaughlin

Greek Christendom

The first two crusades brought the flower of European chivalry to Constantinople and restored that spiritual union between Eastern and Western Christendom that had been interrupted by the great schism of the Greek and Roman Churches.

- Joseph Jacobs

Politics Study

When I was 17, I came to the U.S. to study Middle Eastern history and politics at Columbia University.

- Julia Bacha

Natural Solutions

I'm all for natural solutions. I'm for eastern philosophies. Yoga is a good one.

- Juliette Lewis

Spanish German

I have Jewish friends. I have Middle Eastern friends. I have Spanish and Italian and British and Scottish and German friends and Austrian friends, and guess what? They all deal with homophobia. It's an earthling epidemic; it's not isolated in the black community.

- Jussie Smollett

Eastern Europe

Both of my parents were first-generation Americans, the children of Jews who left Eastern Europe around the turn of the century.

- H. Robert Horvitz

England Greek

My mom, well, she's half Greek, half German-Italian; born in England. She's just a nomad. She loves Middle Eastern style, Indian style, so much so that she ended up having Indian babies.

- Hannah Simone

Love Big

I'm big into Eastern concepts. The horror of life, the love of children, the whole phantasmagoria - it's all meaningless. Be still, and see what happens. All of life unfolds perfectly. You have to get beyond consciousness.

- Harry Dean Stanton

King News

As soon as the news of the Cabot voyages reached the King of Portugal he arranged to send an expedition of discovery to the far north-west, perhaps to find a northern sea route to Eastern Asia.

- Harry Johnston

Against Been

Allied supplies of arms to Russia, and the manpower reserves of Russia have been sufficient to bring continuous counter-attacks against our Eastern Front.

- Hjalmar Schacht

Always Been

I come from a working class community in eastern Scotland, and I've always been a populist, though not a patronising populist.

- Brian Cox

Other Kosovo

Kosovo today is closer to Europe than other countries in the region of South Eastern Europe.

- Ibrahim Rugova

Idea Honolulu

The idea of building a Near Eastern house in Honolulu must seem fantastic to many.

- Doris Duke

Deal Very

In the Middle Eastern culture, it is looked upon with very high regard to get the best deal possible, no matter what it takes, and that includes lying.

- Duncan D. Hunter

Business Going

I'd watch my father get up at 5 o'clock and go down to the Eastern Market in Detroit to do the shopping for his restaurant, and get that business going and then go out on his vending machine business.

- Ed Bradley

See Ghosts

In Eastern culture, people see ghosts, people talk about ghosts... it's just accepted. And in Western culture it's just not.

- Jessica Alba

Been Fostering

We can be proud of our record as an international beacon of liberty. From fostering democracies in Eastern Europe to the stabilization of Iraq and Afghanistan, we have been true to that calling and helped spread freedom to oppressed peoples everywhere.

- Kay Bailey Hutchison

Over Which

I've made the film 'The Good, the Bad, the Weird,' which was an Eastern Western film. Obviously, the Western film is American and American only; there's really no Western genre over in Asia.

- Kim Jee-woon

I Was Born Russian

I was born in Eastern Europe, in Latvia, and I'm fluent in Russian.

- Ksenia Solo

Through Been

I know a lot of Eastern Europeans, and because of what they have been through and what they have seen, they have an attitude where they are not easily fooled.

- Francine Prose

Kind Romance

The Western poet and writer of romance has exactly the same kind of difficulty in comprehending Eastern subjects as you have in comprehending Western subjects.

- Lafcadio Hearn

Stupid Like

There are lots of things to like about being Eastern Orthodox - incense, liturgies, all the baklava you can eat - but you know what I like best? None of that stupid 'women's ministry' stuff.

- Frederica Mathewes-Green

Pain Deny

There are Eastern religions that deny the reality of pain and suffering. They just try to wipe it away by saying it's all an illusion.

- Lee Strobel

Play Very

I play basketball on Sundays and I'm a very spiritual guy; I read a lot of Eastern philosophy and I meditate.

- Garry Shandling

Very Carolina

I grew up in a university town in eastern North Carolina - what's called Tobacco Road. It was very rural.

- Garth Risk Hallberg

Middle Toured

I toured the Middle Eastern countries with the ballet.

- Leslie Caron

Over Border

Contrary to Eastern Europe, where the border was more porous and you could exchange information more easily, Cuba is an island. Thus, it is more isolated, and it's easier for the government to have great control over its citizens.

- Luis Fortuno

My Life Always

I was born Muslim, but for a large part of my life, I wasn't necessarily raised Muslim. My father always kept everything around us, from Western philosophy to Eastern philosophy.

- Lupe Fiasco

Middle Eastern

As is the case with many Middle Eastern nations, women are nowhere near equal to men when it comes to basic freedoms and rights that we take for granted every day.

- Ginny Brown-Waite

Literature Prose

The tradition of Russian literature is also an eastern tradition of learning poetry and prose by heart.

- Ryszard Kapuscinski

Bad Meant

If a great part comes up and the guy's meant to have an Eastern European accent, great; but if it's a bad part I won't take it.

- Goran Visnjic

Communist Could

In the 1980s, in the communist Eastern Germany, if you owned a typewriter, you had to register it with the government. You had to register a sample sheet of text out of the typewriter. And this was done so the government could track where text was coming from.

- Mikko Hypponen

Diamonds Oranges

Carbon's eastern neighbor on the table, nitrogen, dresses up diamonds in pinks, yellows, oranges, and brownish tints known romantically as 'champagne.'

- Sam Kean

Middle Eastern

Christianity was literally born in the Middle East, and we must not forget our Middle Eastern brothers and sisters in Christ.

- Prince Charles

Rest Everyone

Because my name is Hungarian, everyone assumed I knew about Hungary. I didn't. They also assumed that if you knew about Hungary, you also knew about the rest of Eastern Europe.

- Tibor Fischer

Republic German

I am Dominican American. My father was born and raised in the U.S. and his heritage is German and Eastern European, and my mother hails from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

- Monica Raymund

Mountains Here

The hard wind we get around here on the eastern slopes of the Rockies is called a Chinook. It's a katabatic wind and comes from mountains to the west of us and the mountains to the south.

- Tim Cahill

Keeping Curing

Eastern medicine is not about curing your sickness. It's about keeping you well.

- Tim Daly

Grow Border

I didn't grow up on any sort of border; more in the middle of nowhere, in rural eastern North Carolina.

- Tim Pratt

Middle Keyboard

When I'm not at the keyboard, I'm generally reading, practicing tai chi or middle eastern dance, or cooking.

- Sarah Zettel

Broke No Question

There's no question that Stalin broke the agreements made at Yalta completely about elections that were supposed to be held immediately in Poland, and Eastern Europe was plunged into slavery as a consequence.

- Mark Shields

Like Places

I like places where you can dance to crazy music, like Bedlam or Eastern Bloc in the East Village.

- Nicola Formichetti

Middle Eastern

I do fairly represent Middle Eastern women.

- Shohreh Aghdashloo

Strong May

Now, mark it. This may be strong language, but heed it. The people mean it, and, my friends of the Eastern Democracy, we bid farewell when you do that thing.

- Richard Parks Bland

Eastern Europe

Vienna is the gate to Eastern Europe.

- Niki Lauda

City Before

With my mother, I moved from one household to another before settling in the eastern part of Finland, in the city of Kuopio.

- Martti Ahtisaari

Around Streets

In 1965, I was in Trabzon in eastern Turkey on a Fulbright scholarship. I would get up every morning and walk around the streets and look for photographs.

- Mary Ellen Mark

New Though

I was a new devotee of Eastern mysticism and even though I did not join that particular group, I could well have done. They seemed a bit extreme but I regarded myself as not quite ready.

- Mary Garden

Immigration Bad

Bram Stoker's 'Dracula' was a story about the fear of immigration; the bad old bloodsucker swooping in from Eastern Europe and also preying upon 'our' vulnerable women.

- Victor LaValle

Africa Some

Some countries that are close to Europe that already hold Deutschemarks, clearly would automatically hold euros, those are countries in Eastern Europe mainly, a few countries in Africa.

- Robert C. Solomon

Against Temples

I'm against the capturing of Eastern Orthodox temples.

- Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Country Russia

Russia is an Eastern Orthodox country.

- Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Only Temples

The only thing I oppose is persecuting of Eastern Orthodox priests and temples.

- Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Islam Surely

We'll surely stop the work of all western Christian and eastern religions, and also Islam.

- Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Eastern Europe

There's a myth that Roosevelt gave Stalin Eastern Europe. I was with Roosevelt every day at Yalta.

- W. Averell Harriman

Broken Over

Roosevelt was determined to stop Stalin from taking over Eastern Europe. He thought they finally had an agreement on Poland. Before Roosevelt died, he realized that Stalin had broken his agreement.

- W. Averell Harriman

Thought Africa

All of the philosophers I studied were white (with a few Eastern exceptions), and, for that matter, they were all male. Africa, the cradle of civilization, seemed to have no footing in the highest form of human thought.

- Walter Mosley

Hollywood Built

We should never forget that Hollywood was built by Europeans, and the old Jewish boys from Eastern Europe.

- Maximilian Schell

Middle Eastern

A well-rounded performer will listen to all kinds of music. I like classical, Middle Eastern, and rock a lot.

- Patti LuPone

Some Belt

According to some Eastern religion, there is a belt that goes across the world, and I've heard that Minnesota is right in the heart of this spiritual-creative belt of energy.

- Melody Beattie

My Life Like

Now, actors get so familiarized with Eastern Europe. I never imagined I'd get as familiar with Budapest and Prague and places like that in my life.

- Paul Giamatti

Middle Eastern

I was sort of born into a Subud cult that has ties to Islam and Indonesia and Middle Eastern spiritualism. My parents were kind of trial-and-error when it came to religion.

- Sufjan Stevens

Will Mr

The more Mr. Putin extends the fighting in eastern Ukraine, the more the financial markets will ratchet up their own pressure on Russia.

- Roger Altman


My grandparents left the Pale of Settlement at the border of western Russia and Eastern Europe in the early 1900s, fleeing anti-Semitism and hoping to make a better life for their children in America.

- Merrick Garland

Love Certainly

The most important American love poet in living memory, and certainly one of the most important American poets tout court, Robert Creeley was born in 1926 and raised in eastern Massachusetts.

- Susan Stewart

Individual Other

To consider only one other such witness: the followers of the Buddha have at least as much right to appeal to individual and social experience in support of the authority of the Eastern saviour.

- William Kingdon Clifford

United States Here

But unlike European countries, America has never finished a map of the United States, only the eastern United States is covered and a few spots here and there.

- William Labov

Middle Eastern

When your parents are Middle Eastern immigrants, you have three choices. You can become a doctor, a lawyer or an engineer.

- Michael Mina

Caught Separate

I would say both Western psychology and Eastern paths would recognize that we get caught up in feeling like a separate self and an unworthy self.

- Tara Brach

Country Middle

I'm not willing to commit American taxpayers' money anymore or American troops on the ground in another Middle Eastern country.

- Ted Yoho