Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


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Sole Attended

Consumption is the sole end and purpose of all production; and the interest of the producer ought to be attended to, only so far as it may be necessary for promoting that of the consumer.

- Adam Smith

Being Definition

The definition of being a feminist is equality, and if you're not a feminist at this point, then what are you really promoting?

- Alessia Cara

Work Myself

I just have this sort of entrepreneurial spirit and I work really hard at promoting myself.

- Alison Bechdel

Through Which

There is a cultural factor promoting violence which nowadays undoubtedly is highly effective is the mass media. And particularly everything that enters our minds through pictorial media.

- Alva Myrdal

Doing Islamic

The Council of Islamic Affairs is doing a great service to the world by promoting a greater understanding in America of the rich heritage of the Islamic peoples and their hopes and aspirations for the future.

- Aly Khan

Big Costs

You could go out with a camcorder tomorrow and make a movie with virtually no money, but promoting a tiny low-budget movie costs $20 million. And the money they spend on the big movies is astronomical.

- Amy Heckerling

Country Some

Sonnen doesn't know martial arts. He's a wrestler; he doesn't know how to respect people. Some say he's promoting the fight, but he disrespected my country, my family and fans.

- Anderson Silva


The Transparency Bill is something we should all support - practical steps in promoting an open and accountable democracy.

- Andrew Lansley

Fiction Commonly

Anyone who says, 'Books don't change anything,' or - more commonly - that crime fiction is the wrong genre for promoting social change - should take a closer look.

- Andrew Vachss

Film Break

I haven't taken a break after marriage. Just two days after my marriage, I was in Chandigarh promoting my Punjabi film.

- Anita Hassanandani Reddy


The WTO has one of the most impressive records in global economic governance, by promoting trade liberalisation and economic development.

- Anna Lindh

Truth Telling

Telling the truth to people who misunderstand you is generally promoting a falsehood, isn't it?

- Anthony Hope

Role Activist

The role of monetary policy is to smooth out business cycles by promoting steady inflation and healthy labor markets, but modern central bankers have taken an activist turn.

- Anthony Scaramucci


Promoting the interaction of orders remains one of the most difficult, but crucially important, challenges we face concerning our national market system.

- Arthur Levitt

Prime Very

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned the narrative around on demonetisation very quickly by promoting the move as one way of ending systemic corruption in the country.

- Arundhati Bhattacharya

Honour Esteem

LET us honour the King by cherishing respectful Sentiments concerning him; speaking of him with Affection, with Esteem and Reverence; and by promoting a like Spirit and Conduct in others.

- Charles Inglis

Becoming About

Girls are losing their virginity at 15, 16. I'm not promoting that. But my songs are talking... about me becoming a man.

- Chris Brown

Industry Part

The Internet was a saving grace for promoting and exposing, and even creating. It's a parallel world to the music industry that already exists, and I'm glad to be a part of it.

- Chuck D

Play Needs

The United Nations has a critical role to play in promoting stability, security, democracy, human rights, and economic development. The UN is as relevant today as at any time in its history, but it needs reform.

- Chuck Hagel

Play New

My new hotels will play a leading role in promoting world peace.

- Conrad Hilton

Reflection Like

I do like things that are not necessarily a reflection of what is considered the right thing by this culture. Somehow, promoting that status quo I find uninteresting.

- Crispin Glover

Nature Camping

Camping is nature's way of promoting the motel business.

- Dave Barry

Emotions Initial

Sometimes you get so jaded, you don't have those initial connections and emotions with music, because you are promoting your own.

- David Nail

Stories Means

I never get used to the red carpets and premieres, to be honest, but when you're walking down the red carpet promoting stories such as 'Mabo,' it means everything to me.

- Deborah Mailman

Love News

I used to love going on a junket and promoting a film when it was not a 24-hour news cycle, and when there weren't so many media outlets. You could actually talk about the film.

- Debra Winger

Small Which

It's no small irony that the government inevitably and invariably ends up promoting precisely that which they would most like to repress.

- Jock Sturges

Work Small

Whether you work with a small or corporate press, the important thing is to have realistic expectations in terms of sales, promotion, and the work you have to do as an author promoting your novel.

- Joe Meno

Green Most

Three of the most beneficial, longevity promoting anti-cancer foods are green vegetables, beans, and onions.

- Joel Fuhrman

Still Teams

Although NFL teams have common interests such as promoting the NFL brand, they are still separate, profit-making entities, and their interests in licensing team trademarks are not necessarily aligned.

- John Paul Stevens

Literacy Lot

We're promoting such a narrow version of literacy that we're not including what a lot of boys like.

- Jon Scieszka

Myself Underdog

When I first met the world, basically, or introduced myself to people, I was in 'Superbad,' and I feel the same way I felt promoting 'Superbad' in an underdog style that I feel promoting 'Moneyball.'

- Jonah Hill

Career Movie

One of the greatest moments of my career was on the road promoting 'Superbad' with Michael Cera and Chris Mintz-Plasse. We were showing the movie at colleges.

- Jonah Hill


Our philosophy precedes from the belief that sport is an inalienable part of the educational process and a factor for promoting peace, friendship, cooperation and understanding among peoples.

- Juan Antonio Samaranch

Work Other

I don't do the media because of 'Woo-woo, Julia Butterfly,' as I call it. I'm not into promoting me. I'm into talking about why I've done what I've done, why I continue to do this work and why other people should care.

- Julia Butterfly Hill

Give Like

There's nothing like the joy of the arts, and promoting the arts early in children is going to give them such a start in life in a way.

- Julie Andrews

Will Use

Overall, one of the things that excites me most about self-publishing is that the highest-value use of my time in promoting the books will be found in writing more of them.

- Barry Eisler


Creating mechanisms for ending deforestation and promoting regeneration of the environment is one of the most effective ways of achieving net-zero emissions.

- Guilherme Leal

Myself Communion

I can talk openly about my support for the artists on Communion because I'm not promoting myself.

- Ben Lovett

Asia South

Military hardliners called me a 'security threat' for promoting peace in South Asia and for supporting a broad-based government in Afghanistan.

- Benazir Bhutto

Own Role

We in the Philippines know we have to perform our own role in terms of promoting peace in the world. We are actually members of the U.N. peacekeeping forces in many areas.

- Benigno Aquino III

Pay Two

In 2004, Warner-Lambert, a division of Pfizer Inc., pled guilty to two felonies and agreed to pay $430 million for fraudulently promoting the drug Neurontin.

- Bernie Sanders

Sydney More

The government should spend more time on promoting tourism in Sydney.

- Harry Triguboff

Abroad Mass

We should seek international support for our mutual objectives abroad, in promoting freedom, democracy, respect for human rights, and also the elimination of weapons of mass destruction.

- Bob Menendez

Major Influence

China and the United States have major influence in international affairs and shoulder important responsibilities in upholding world peace and promoting common development.

- Hu Jintao

Doing Normal

I started promoting clubs when I was 15. 1 was doing what is considered the normal collegiate stuff when I was a lot younger. I was holding my own, but doing a lot of crazy things.

- Brian Austin Green

Mind Some

I mean, I don't mind promoting a movie, or talking to the press if it's going to be used in some way.

- Brian De Palma

Proud Flattery

Imitation is the highest form of flattery, but clones kind of get it wrong because we are promoting individuality and being proud of being yourself.

- Brian Molko


Unfortunately, violent events and hate-filled rhetoric around the world provide ample opportunity for promoting religious hostility.

- Ibrahim Hooper

Some Ideal

I'm not promoting anything totally unhealthy because I'm not unhealthy. But I am promoting an ideal that's not attainable, and for that I have to feel guilty. I have to assume some blame for that.

- Cameron Russell

Better Big

Today we know that centralization and big bureaucracies have not, as promised, been the answer for promoting better opportunities for society.

- Carlos Salinas de Gortari

Bus Feels

It feels great seeing posters everywhere, and bus stops promoting 'Black Nativity,' and billboards in Los Angeles. It's overwhelming. I can't wait for everybody to see what I got.

- Jacob Latimore

Book Fiction

At one of the first science fiction conventions I ever went to, I saw a guy wearing a sandwich board promoting his book. Count me out of that one.

- Carol Berg

Think Very

I think actively promoting women in science is very important because the data has certainly shown that there has been an underrepresentation.

- Carol W. Greider

Right Touring

Touring and promoting and recording take a lot of time, it's just getting the right balance that's important.

- Jamelia

Some Which

America draws tremendous strength from its diversity, which prompts the question, as Congress contemplates comprehensive immigration reform, why are some lawmakers aiming to curb diversity instead of promoting it?

- Cedric Richmond

Always Been

I have always been of the opinion that when those in power are promoting actions and ideals that risk harming or impeding us, people should stand up to this.

- Jean-Michel Jarre

Allow Undermined

It's important to show that, while authorizing the demonstrations and promoting diversity of opinion, the Republic can't allow itself to be undermined from within.

- Jean-Pierre Raffarin

Like Over

As human beings we value the experience that comes with age. We are reminded over and over again with statements like 'older and wiser' and 'respect your elders,' promoting age as something to be cherished and respected.

- Jenna Morasca

Away Album

The experiences of promoting my first album were really something; there is so much illusion in my environment (touring and pop music) that I wanted to clear away.

- Duncan Sheik

Chance Income

As white authors, bloggers, and readers, we must stop promoting diversity as a business opportunity or a chance to buy ally points with our disposable income.

- Jennifer Armintrout

Agriculture Sure

We need to make sure the Department of Agriculture is promoting farmers and ranchers.

- Jerry Moran

Human Dignity

Promoting tolerance and human dignity is one of mankind's unfinished challenges.

- Ehud Olmert

Rest Country

As we celebrate Women's History Month this March, it's important to remember the key role women have played in promoting a better understanding and relationships between our country and the rest of the world.

- Elaine Chao

Side Limitation

The limitation upon this mode of promoting peace lies in the fact that it consists in an appeal to the civilized side of man, while war is the product of forces proceeding from man's original savage nature.

- Elihu Root


I'm promoting healthy - healthier - eating, not suggesting everyone should emulate me.

- Ella Woodward

Always Needs

I've always just tried to continue to be a working actor and let the work speak for itself as opposed to promoting myself as someone who needs to be in everybody's living room.

- Kenan Thompson

Nature Natural

All too often, the word 'religion' has become identified with those promoting a frankly anti-scientific view of nature and of our place in the natural world.

- Kenneth R. Miller

Government Plays

It is absolutely clear that government plays a key role, as a catalyst, in promoting long-run growth.

- Fareed Zakaria

Equality Goal

Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.

- Kofi Annan

Social Editorial

Social media is key to promoting the editorial posts on my website.

- Lauren Conrad

Individual May

An individual, in promoting his own interest, may injure the public interest; a nation, in promoting the general welfare, may check the interest of a part of its members.

- Friedrich List

Love Healthier

I don't label myself a feminist. I love men, but I am all about promoting a better, healthier relationship between the sexes.

- Liz Goldwyn

Well-Being Means

Men are fighting... because they are convinced that the extermination of adversaries is the only means of promoting their own well-being.

- Ludwig von Mises

War Like

You know, there is a long tradition in the U.S. of, um, promoting elections up to the point that you get an outcome you don't like. Look at Latin America in the Cold War.

- Samantha Power

Think Never

You have to be the one promoting yourself. If you don't think that you're worthy, you're never going to make it.

- Misty Copeland

My Life Mostly

I decided in '96 to dedicate my life to mostly promoting literacy and education for girls in rural Pakistan and Afghanistan.

- Greg Mortenson

Process Nations

Cooperation and collaboration among nations and countries can help in the process of development of promoting welfare as well as bringing peace and stability.

- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Book Encouraging

Promoting education is an effort that is close to my heart. Illiteracy contributes to poverty; encouraging children to pick up a book is fundamental.

- Sasha Grey

Allow Remain

We must never allow September 11th to become a time for protest and division. Instead, this day must remain a time for promoting peace and mutual respect.

- Timothy Dolan

Flowers Hundred

Letting a hundred flowers blossom and a hundred schools of thought contend is the policy for promoting the progress of the arts and the sciences and a flourishing culture in our land.

- Mao Zedong

Well-Being Give

The PHYSICAL Act gives our schools the flexibility they need to give physical education the attention it deserves in promoting our children's well-being.

- Marcia Fudge


Promoting healthy lifestyles and encouraging fitness are so important for our children's development and reducing the nation's epidemic of childhood obesity.

- Marcia Fudge

Career Depend

I enjoy writing and promoting my books. I enjoy the feedback. But all this is because I don't depend on it commercially. I don't need that money. I have a career.

- Ravi Subramanian

Pieces Means

Putting out commercial pieces and promoting them and trying to sell them to people is not necessarily what it means to be an artist.

- Sean Lennon

Drifting Euro

If the euro becomes a factor promoting Europe's drifting apart, then the foundation of the European project is destroyed.

- Mario Monti

Think Very

I am very much about promoting Lima because I think Peru and the mountains and the Incas, everybody is aware of those, but Lima is something that people should discover - especially our food.

- Mario Testino

Always Movie

When a movie star sits and talks to you, it's almost always, and only, because she's promoting something.

- Rich Cohen

Gender Criterion

Sporting events like the Olympics have developed and maintained a clear message of promoting gender equality as an essential criterion in the success of any international event.

- Richard Attias

More Bush

It serves notice that President Bush is serious about promoting freedom, because free societies are a lot more peaceable than dictatorships and monarchies.

- Tony Snow

Medical Featured

These core principles - helping patients, preventing medical errors, promoting best practices and improving quality - are the reasons that health IT is featured in both the 2012 Republican platform and 2012 Democratic platform.

- Sheldon Whitehouse


As 17th U.S. Surgeon General, I was privileged to serve as the nation's doctor. I focused much of my time on promoting proven programs and individual steps that lead to good health.

- Richard Carmona

Alcohol Closely

Craft brewers are committed to promoting the safe and moderate consumption of their beverage, and work closely with their communities to prevent underage drinking and alcohol abuse.

- Sherwood Boehlert

Want Say

If somebody walks in to me and says, 'I'm a gay person, I want a job in your office,' I would say that's inappropriate, and they wouldn't be hired because that would mean they are promoting their agenda.

- Mark Neumann

Committed Ensure

If we are genuinely committed to promoting a culture of peace, as individuals we must look to our values and ensure that we all exhibit a peace loving life to our nation's children.

- Silvia Cartwright

World Role

Bush will keep up that policy that gives the United State the role of promoting freedom in the world.

- Silvio Berlusconi

American Having

I'm promoting partying and having fun and being that type of American. I don't wanna hurt nobody's feelings.

- Ty Dolla Sign

Romance Read

Romance novels are my favorite books to read. I write young adult romances, and am so happy to be promoting this wonderful genre.

- Simone Elkeles

Other Enhancing

Sinn Fein is committed to promoting and enhancing reconciliation, and in recent years, I and other members of my party have taken a number of significant initiatives aimed to advance this process.

- Martin McGuinness

Bad Bad Behavior

The government is promoting bad behavior.

- Rick Santelli

Year Took

When I hit my 20s, I took a chill pill and relaxed because throughout my teens I was churning out an album a year. It was a treadmill of work then recording, promoting and touring.

- Vanessa Mae