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Historic

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Challenges

Historic changes and challenges. Breakthroughs in human knowledge and opportunity. And yet, for vast numbers across the globe, the daily realities have not altered.

- Abdullah II of Jordan

Immigration Been

We owe an historic debt to American Indians. They have a unique set of concerns that haven't been addressed, and I'd like to stand with them. Also, I'd like to get their views on immigration.

- Al Franken

Role Access

For the Archivist, this role is a result of his obligation to preserve and assure timely and maximum access to our governmental records in the evolving historic saga of the American people.

- Allen Weinstein

Politics Might

African-Americans who might have disagreed with candidate Obama's left-of-center politics voted for him in 2008 because electing a candidate with brown skin was too historic an opportunity to miss.

- Alveda King

Unjust Historians

Fortunately, historians are now beginning to recognise the historic role of Islam as a liberating force for peoples oppressed by the burdens of unjust social systems.

- Aly Khan

Listening Which

To the humblest among them, who may be listening to me now, I want to say that the masterpiece to which you are paying historic homage this evening is a painting which he has saved.

- Andre Malraux

Nation Pope

Pope John Paul II was a man of peace, a friend of the Jewish nation... and worked for the historic reconciliation between the nations and for the renewal of diplomatic ties between Israel and the Vatican at the end of 1993.

- Ariel Sharon

Homeland November

The Jewish people remember the dramatic vote in the U.N. Assembly on November 29, 1947, when representatives of the nations recognized our right to national revival in our historic homeland.

- Ariel Sharon

Say Come

If I were to say I'm looking for treasure, people would come up with the money. When I say I'm looking for a historic wreck, they're not interested.

- Clive Cussler

Railroad Nation

This is our history - from the Transcontinental Railroad to the Hoover Dam, to the dredging of our ports and building of our most historic bridges - our American ancestors prioritized growth and investment in our nation's infrastructure.

- Cory Booker

Always Renewal

Urban renewal always happens as a symphony of events, and part of the symphony is innovative, optimistic developers with the ability and willingness to transform historic properties.

- Dan Gilbert

Country Doing

People understand we're on the doorstep of doing something really historic that will help the American people and strengthen our country for the long run.

- David Axelrod

Monuments May

Historic Amsterdam, that old part you first see when you turn up at Centraal Station, may have its monuments, but it's also the most tawdry and overcrowded part of the city.

- David Hewson

Achieve Forward

I look forward to a time, in the not so distant future, when we no longer look forward to 'firsts' as milestones women have yet to achieve, but we look back on them as historic events that continue to teach and inspire.

- Dee Dee Myers

Fires Ideals

Our freedoms were born in the ideals of the Enlightenment and the musket fires of an historic revolution.

- John Boehner

Madness Remember

America has entered one of its periods of historic madness, but this is the worst I can remember.

- John le Carre

Victory November

Obama's victory in November 2008 was a historic political accomplishment.

- John Podhoretz

Took Gruesome

Perhaps September 11 could be called the first historic world event in the strictest sense: the impact, the explosion, the slow collapse - a gruesome reality literally took place in front of a global public.

- Jurgen Habermas

Law Striving

After a century of striving, after a year of debate, after a historic vote, health care reform is no longer an unmet promise. It is the law of the land.

- Barack Obama

Public Health

This is a historic moment in global public health, demonstrating the international will to tackle a threat to health head on.

- Gro Harlem Brundtland

World Pope

The world has a truly historic pope in Francis.

- Betsy Hodges

Castle Income

If I can generate enough income, I'd like to get a castle, a historic castle that I can restore.

- Henry Thomas

Head Get

Get it out of your historic head.

- Imogen Cunningham

Constitution Go

We have this historic problem that we have a quarter of our population, the people of Quebec, who have never signed on to the Constitution. That can't go on forever.

- Jack Layton

Ballpark Ever

There's not a ballpark I've ever played in as a visitor or home that has the historic feel and energy that Fenway Park has.

- Jake Peavy

Which Very

We in Illinois are very fortunate to have a number of historic structures that have added immeasurably to the cultural life of the state, to the tourism industry of the state which by the way is our number one industry.

- James R. Thompson

Going No Question

This is the most historic moment in Supreme Court history in our lifetime, no question about it. These are justices who are going to serve for decades.

- Jay Alan Sekulow

Some Dominating

As a teenager, Monica Seles won some historic matches on the tennis court, dominating opponents and filling a room with trophies.

- Don Yaeger

Pop Been

I had been an eyewitness to a truly historic moment in American pop culture.

- Jean Shepherd

European Union

We believe that the European Union is facing a truly historic choice.

- Jean-Pierre Raffarin

One Day Accepted

Usually, one day in a century rises above the others as an accepted turning point or historic milestone. It becomes the climactic day, or 'the day,' of that century.

- Douglas Brinkley

Gun Law

The assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert F. Kennedy led directly to the passage of a historic law, the Gun Control Act of 1968.

- Jeffrey Toobin

Socialist Which

This republic represents the greatest basis for that universal socialist order, the creation of which is at the present time the historic task of the International Proletariat.

- Karl Liebknecht

Belong Covering

Covering a historic event is perfectly legitimate. It's not sneaking into somebody's boudoir... These people belong to history, and not to record that if you have the opportunity would be wrong.

- Elliott Erwitt

Race Movie

I race historic muscle cars back in Australia, and that's my hobby. And I try to race home as soon as I've finished a movie but don't tell anyone.

- Eric Bana

World War Two

To those who are incapable of presenting the historic truth in an honest way, I want to say that Poland was not a perpetrator but a victim of World War Two.

- Ewa Kopacz

Country Republic

Our party and the Republic's government will go hand in hand with anyone who truly desires the country's reunification and the nation's peaceful prosperity and will make responsible and patient efforts to accomplish the historic cause of the fatherland's reunification.

- Kim Jong-un

Career Explain

The end of my playing career was May 28, 2017. That, for me, was an historic day. I'll carry it with me forever. It will be hard to explain to people the feelings and emotions I felt that day.

- Francesco Totti

Beauty Mountains

No state can match the beauty of the Chesapeake Bay, our beaches and farms, or the mountains of Western Maryland, the Port of Baltimore, or the historic charm of every corner of our state.

- Larry Hogan

West Bank Nearly

The U.S. should support the historic Gaza withdrawal as a first step toward a final settlement: a permanent Palestinian state in Gaza and nearly all of the West Bank.

- Lee H. Hamilton

Straightforward

I'm saying to you that one of the great characteristics of the great American, the American people, is our historic ability to be straightforward, plainspoken, say what we mean, and mean what we say.

- Lou Dobbs

Achievement Color

I want to say with the utmost of sincerity, not as a Republican, but as an American, that I have great respect for Senator Obama's historic achievement to become his party's nominee, not because of his color, but with indifference to it.

- Mike Huckabee

Which Summary

The martyrologies are catalogues in which are to be found the names of the saints with the days and places of their deaths and, generally, with the distinctive character of their sanctity and with an historic summary of their lives.

- Sabine Baring-Gould

Very Potency

Palestine is our unforgettable historic home. The very name would be a force of marvelous potency for summoning our people together.

- Theodor Herzl

About Based

Most climatologists agree that, at best, global warming is a theory about future climactic conditions and cannot be proven based upon the historic record.

- Mike Pence

Achievement

For the first time in 15 years, Georgia this winter has its electric power guaranteed without deficit. This is a historic achievement.

- Mikheil Saakashvili

Other Reasons

People in millenniums ahead will know what we were like in the 1930's and the thing that, the important major things that shaped our history at that time. This is as important for historic reasons as any other.

- Gordon Parks

Doing Having

I'm doing my part, building plants at a record rate, having historic conservation levels. The only people not doing their part is the federal government that is siding with the energy companies against the interests of the people of California.

- Gray Davis

Boston Shared

Let's use the energy of this historic year to propel us toward our shared vision of a greater Boston.

- Thomas Menino

Love Singers

I listen to archival and historic recordings. I love watching singers. I learned a lot from watching videos.

- Renee Fleming

Rome Which

As a result of the historic catastrophe in which Titus of Rome destroyed Jerusalem and Israel was exiled from its land, I was born in one of the cities of the Exile.

- Shmuel Yosef Agnon

Contain

Typically, an historic site is considered by the National Park Service to contain a single historical feature, while generally a National Historic Park extends beyond single properties or buildings.

- Rick Renzi

Community Angeles

What I did was sit down with the Washington State officials, with the historic preservation people, with the tribe, the local community, the port of Port Angeles, and we worked this thing out, and we protected the tribe's interest.

- Norm Dicks

Religious Nuances

Most Modern Orthodox are religious Zionists. Despite all differences and nuances among us, we consider the founding of the State a historic change. We accept it as something that came from Providence.

- Norman Lamm

Persona Actual

Portraying Mozart is a scary task. Whenever I'm asked to portray actual historic figures, it comes with extra accountability. Not just to your director and playwright, but to the man himself and the beloved persona that the public forms.

- Rob McClure

Organizational

The hypothesis that economic organization is the resultant of a series of historic accidents is intructive in that many organizational innovations appear to be the result of trial and error.

- Oliver E. Williamson

Study Creator

The study of Nature brings into a harmonious whole the questions of the Infinite, the Historic, and the Microscopic as part of the Great Creator's work.

- Robert Baden-Powell

Site Rot

You don't let a historic site rot.

- Robert Ballard

Role Priesthood

A Catholic understanding of priesthood is so strongly rooted in the historic actions of Jesus and in all their antecedents in the place of sacrifice in life. And those things... they are rooted to the role of the man.

- Vincent Nichols

Obstruction Obama

But despite historic levels of obstruction, President Obama was able to bring the economy back from the verge of a second Great Depression.

- Steny Hoyer

Mean Describing

Describing something as the 'Woodstock of...' has taken to mean a one-of-a-kind historic gathering.

- Steve Blank

School Makes

It is, all in all, a historic error to believe that the master makes the school; the students make it!

- Robert Musil

Presidency Nixon

Nixon officials foreshadowed both the historic distinction and seamy underside of the presidency.

- Roger Morris

Past Through

One of the most unusual shuttles operates at the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historic Site in Texas, carrying visitors on a one and one-half hour trip past Johnson's birthplace, the family cemetery and ranch house, and through the ranch.

- Michael Frome

Making Profits

It's not just a hurricane. It's the demand for gas in China... We're paying $3 a gallon, and the oil companies are making historic profits every quarter.

- Ron Klein

Role Infectious

The media has become more forceful, has begun to recognize its traditional historic role and act on it, and truth is infectious.

- Ron Suskind

Circumstances

The historic nature of Israel's struggle for self-determination, freedom, and prosperity underscores the gravity of their circumstances and fortifies my commitment to America's responsibility as their ally.

- Pete Hegseth

Sports Nothing

I won't predict anything historic. But nothing is impossible.

- Michael Phelps

Goal New

Our goal is not simply to reconstruct the Japan that existed before March 11, 2011, but to build a new Japan. We are determined to overcome this historic challenge.

- Yoshihiko Noda