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20th Quotes By Jeff Sharlet: The Cold War was really the great struggle The Cold War was really the great struggle of the 20th Century and it shaped American political life from top to bottom. — Jeff Sharlet
20th Quotes By Sebastian Arcelus: I majored in political science, and my concentration I majored in political science, and my concentration was U.S. involvement in Latin America in the 20th century. — Sebastian Arcelus
20th Quotes By Jhumpa Lahiri: I tend to read mostly 20th-century fiction, 20th-, I tend to read mostly 20th-century fiction, 20th-, 21st-century fiction in Italian. — Jhumpa Lahiri
20th Quotes By Tom Wolfe: I still believe nonfiction is the most important I still believe nonfiction is the most important literature to come out of the second half of the 20th century. — Tom Wolfe
20th Quotes By Charlton Heston: I don't seem to fit really into the I don't seem to fit really into the 20th Century — Charlton Heston
20th Quotes By Henry R. Luce: The world of the 20th century, if it The world of the 20th century, if it is to come to life in any viability of health and vigor, must be to a significant degree an American century. — Henry R. Luce
20th Quotes By Jerry Coleman: The way he's swinging the bat, he won't The way he's swinging the bat, he won't get a hit until the 20th century. — Jerry Coleman
20th Quotes By Francis Parker Yockey: The 19th century was the age of Individualism; The 19th century was the age of Individualism; the 20th and 21st are the ages of Socialism. — Francis Parker Yockey
20th Quotes By Jennifer Senior: The 20th century, the author observes, fostered the The 20th century, the author observes, fostered the idea that fulfillment is possible on Earth. — Jennifer Senior
20th Quotes By Vernon L. Smith: Hayek, in my view, is the leading economic Hayek, in my view, is the leading economic thinker of the 20th century. — Vernon L. Smith
20th Quotes By Roselee Goldberg: As far as I'm concerned, the 20th century As far as I'm concerned, the 20th century was performance-driven, but for some reason, the critics and historians didn't know how to integrate that. — Roselee Goldberg
20th Quotes By Terence McKenna: Television is, to my mind, the most insidious Television is, to my mind, the most insidious drug that the 20th Century has had to deal with. — Terence McKenna
20th Quotes By Saul David: Henry Kissinger is perhaps the best-known American statesman Henry Kissinger is perhaps the best-known American statesman of the 20th century. — Saul David
20th Quotes By Christian Scott: Jazz is really 20th-century fusion music. You take Jazz is really 20th-century fusion music. You take West African harmony and rhythm, mix with European harmony, and boom! — Christian Scott
20th Quotes By Bertrand Piccard: What the history of aviation has brought in What the history of aviation has brought in the 20th century should inspire us to be inventors and explorers ourselves in the new century. — Bertrand Piccard
20th Quotes By Joe Hill: You know someone for a while and then You know someone for a while and then one day a hole opens underneath them, and they fall out of your world. — Joe Hill
20th Quotes By Ray Manzarek: Movies were very important. The art-form of the Movies were very important. The art-form of the 20th century. — Ray Manzarek
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20th Quotes By Beeban Kidron: Cinema is arguably the 20th century's most influential Cinema is arguably the 20th century's most influential art form. — Beeban Kidron
20th Quotes By Amory Lovins: We've got 21st century technology and speed colliding We've got 21st century technology and speed colliding head-on with 20th and 19th century institutions, rules and cultures. — Amory Lovins
20th Quotes By Sean Patrick: Nikola Tesla Imagination and the Man That Invented Nikola Tesla Imagination and the Man That Invented the 20th Century — Sean Patrick
20th Quotes By FM-2030: I am a 21st century person who was I am a 21st century person who was accidentally launched in the 20th. I have a deep nostalgia for the future. — FM-2030
20th Quotes By William W. Hunter: History of India From Ancient Times to the History of India From Ancient Times to the 20th Century by William W. Hunter — William W. Hunter
20th Quotes By Joschka Fischer: I don't believe, in the 21st century, in I don't believe, in the 21st century, in the balance of power system. This is a European idea of the 19th and 20th centuries. — Joschka Fischer
20th Quotes By Britt Daniel: The Futurists were an art movement in the The Futurists were an art movement in the early 20th century which basically glorified machines and the Industrial Revolution. — Britt Daniel
20th Quotes By Ken Burns: Jazz is a very accurate, curiously accurate accompaniment Jazz is a very accurate, curiously accurate accompaniment to 20th century America. — Ken Burns
20th Quotes By George Meany: Every piece of progressive social legislation passed by Every piece of progressive social legislation passed by Congress in the 20th century bears a union label. — George Meany
20th Quotes By Sara Sheridan: The 1950s is a key decade in the The 1950s is a key decade in the 20th Century. Each year has a distinctive flavour. — Sara Sheridan
20th Quotes By Mike Lowell: As a 20th round pick nothing was handed As a 20th round pick nothing was handed to me in the minor leagues. — Mike Lowell
20th Quotes By David S. Rose: Any company designed for success in the 20th Any company designed for success in the 20th century is doomed to failure in the 21st. — David S. Rose
20th Quotes By Tariq Ali: It was civil disobedience that won them their It was civil disobedience that won them their civil rights. — Tariq Ali
20th Quotes By Robert Anton Wilson: I'm using myself as a typical 20th century I'm using myself as a typical 20th century model as I'm trying to make sense out of the world around me. — Robert Anton Wilson
20th Quotes By James Wolcott: Book-jacket design may become a lost art, like Book-jacket design may become a lost art, like album-cover design, without which late-20th-century iconography would have been pauperized. — James Wolcott
20th Quotes By Lance Morrow: Vatican II was a force that seized the Vatican II was a force that seized the mind of the Roman Catholic Church and carried it across centuries from the 13th to the 20th. — Lance Morrow
20th Quotes By A.E. Samaan: Nothing in recent history makes any sense without Nothing in recent history makes any sense without a deep understanding of WWII and The Holocaust. — A.E. Samaan
20th Quotes By Barack Obama: We cannot meet 21st Century challenges with a We cannot meet 21st Century challenges with a 20th Century bureaucracy. — Barack Obama
20th Quotes By Constance Baker Motley: We African Americans have now spent the major We African Americans have now spent the major part of the 20th Century battling racism. — Constance Baker Motley
20th Quotes By Barbara I was lucky to live in the 20th century, when gefilte fish could be purchased in a jar. — Barbara "Cutie" Cooper
20th Quotes By Jeff Sharlet: Fundamentalism is a 20th-century phenomenon, but that kind Fundamentalism is a 20th-century phenomenon, but that kind of religious fervor actually has not always been associated with conservative goals. — Jeff Sharlet
20th Quotes By Paul Goldberger: Los Angeles, Houston, Denver, Atlanta: those are all Los Angeles, Houston, Denver, Atlanta: those are all cities that really didn't get big, didn't hit their stride until the 20th century. — Paul Goldberger
20th Quotes By Barbara Amiel: Indeed, we Jews were at the leading edge Indeed, we Jews were at the leading edge of communist totalitarianism, one of the most murderous movements of the 20th century. — Barbara Amiel
20th Quotes By Avery Brundage: The Olympic Movement is a 20th century religion. The Olympic Movement is a 20th century religion. Where there is no injustice of caste, of race, of family, of wealth. — Avery Brundage
20th Quotes By Joel T. McGrath: At the end of the 19th century, people At the end of the 19th century, people were filled with thoughts of future hope, but at the end of the 20th century, it was fear, hate, and mistrust. — Joel T. McGrath
20th Quotes By Paul Gibbons: Humanity can not afford to have 21st Century Humanity can not afford to have 21st Century businesses run on 20th Century science, and (worse) pseudoscience. — Paul Gibbons
20th Quotes By Lester R. Brown: The 20th century was the time when the The 20th century was the time when the world turned to use of fossil fuels and the 21st century will be the century of the renewables. — Lester R. Brown
20th Quotes By P. J. O'Rourke: The 20th century was a test bed for The 20th century was a test bed for big ideas - fascism, communism, the atomic bomb. — P. J. O'Rourke
20th Quotes By Daryl Hall: Late 20th century music was a really important Late 20th century music was a really important thing. It changed the world, and I'm part of that, and now I'm part of the museum that celebrates that. — Daryl Hall
20th Quotes By Charles Bukowski: I grow tired of 18th century moralities in I grow tired of 18th century moralities in a 20th century space-atomic age — Charles Bukowski
20th Quotes By Daniel Kleppner: Big machines are the awe-inspiring cathedrals of the Big machines are the awe-inspiring cathedrals of the 20th century. — Daniel Kleppner
20th Quotes By Terence McKenna: To carry language from two dimensions into three To carry language from two dimensions into three is the task of the poets, and the rebels in the 20th Century. — Terence McKenna
20th Quotes By Charlton Heston: The prime motivation in making almost any film The prime motivation in making almost any film is success, because film is the art form of the 20th century. — Charlton Heston
20th Quotes By Marshall McLuhan: Advertising is the greatest art form of the Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century. — Marshall McLuhan
20th Quotes By Tina Brown: The rights of women are to the 21st The rights of women are to the 21st century what civil rights were to the 20th. — Tina Brown
20th Quotes By Jean-Pierre Raffarin: The Europe we are in the process of The Europe we are in the process of building is the Europe of the 21st century; it's not the Europe of the 20th century. — Jean-Pierre Raffarin
20th Quotes By Slavoj Zizek: Was 9/11 not the 20th congress of the Was 9/11 not the 20th congress of the American Dream? — Slavoj Zizek
20th Quotes By Cornel West: I loathe nationalism. It is a form of I loathe nationalism. It is a form of tribalism
the idolatry of the 20th century. — Cornel West
20th Quotes By Erich Fromm: In the 19th century inhumanity meant cruelty; in In the 19th century inhumanity meant cruelty; in the 20th century it means schizoid self-alienation. — Erich Fromm
20th Quotes By Pete Hamill: Frank Sinatra was the voice of the 20th-century Frank Sinatra was the voice of the 20th-century American city. — Pete Hamill
20th Quotes By Lester B. Pearson: Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects. Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects. — Lester B. Pearson
20th Quotes By Robert Morgan: We have a lot of long narrative poems We have a lot of long narrative poems written in the 20th century, but they're not very well known, and they're not read by very many people. — Robert Morgan
20th Quotes By William J. Brennan Jr.: We current justices read the Constitution in the We current justices read the Constitution in the only way that we can: as 20th-century Americans. — William J. Brennan Jr.
20th Quotes By John Updike: Until the 20th century it was generally assumed Until the 20th century it was generally assumed that a writer had said what he had to say in his works. — John Updike
20th Quotes By Jurgen Habermas: Manhattan ... capital of the 20th century, a Manhattan ... capital of the 20th century, a city that has fascinated me for more than three decades. — Jurgen Habermas
20th Quotes By Jacques-Yves Cousteau: Mankind has probably done more damage to the Mankind has probably done more damage to the Earth in the 20th century than in all of previous human history. — Jacques-Yves Cousteau
20th Quotes By P. J. O'Rourke: After the events of the 20th century, God, After the events of the 20th century, God, quite reasonably, left Europe. But He's still here in the United States. — P. J. O'Rourke
20th Quotes By Nick Harkaway: Margaret Thatcher inherited a country in transition. The Margaret Thatcher inherited a country in transition. The British Empire was still a considerable entity well into the 20th century. — Nick Harkaway
20th Quotes By Ruth Bernhard: If I have chosen the female form in If I have chosen the female form in particular, it is because beauty has been debased and exploited in our sensual 20th century. — Ruth Bernhard
20th Quotes By Wellington Webb: The 19th century was a century of empires, The 19th century was a century of empires, the 20th century was a century of nation states. The 21st century will be a century of cities. — Wellington Webb