Quotations on Participation
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Many activities and team play participation will give you a training that will prove invaluable later on in life.
- Walter Annenberg
(Keywords: Life, Participation, Play, Training, Will)
Freedom of expression - in particular, freedom of the press - guarantees popular participation in the decisions and actions of government, and popular participation is the essence of our democracy.
- Corazon Aquino
(Keywords: Government, Actions, Decisions, Democracy, Expression, Freedom, Participation, Popular)
General Musharraf needs my participation to give credibility to the electoral process, as well as to respect the fundamental right of all those who wish to vote for me.
- Benazir Bhutto
(Keywords: Credibility, Needs, Participation, Respect, Right, Vote)
From the time of independences until the end of the Cold War, in spite of the participation of a considerable number of African states in the non-aligned movement, everyone in fact chose to align with one or another of the two major blocks.
- Omar Bongo
(Keywords: Time, War, African, End, Fact, Participation, states)
I have decided to end my participation in public affairs and to resign my role as premier of Quebec.
- Lucien Bouchard
(Keywords: End, Participation, Public)
It is our hope that the AP program can serve as an anchor for increasing rigor in our schools. Rigor can be maintained while increasing student participation.
- Gaston Caperton
(Keywords: Hope, Participation, Schools)
We would like to have friendly regimes with enough broad participation of their populations to maintain long-term stability, so that we would have not only access to the region's wealth, but we would be able to ensure the security of our good friend Israel.
- Frank Carlucci
(Keywords: Friend, Wealth, Israel, Participation, Security, Stability)
My understanding is that what was provided was general order of battle information, not operational intelligence. I certainly have no knowledge of US participation in preparing battle and strike packages and doubt strongly that that occurred.
- Frank Carlucci
(Keywords: Intelligence, Knowledge, Battle, Doubt, Information, Order, Participation, Understanding)
Look at what the Omar of Qatar is doing, for example - the King of Morocco, Jordan, Bahrain. There are reform movements taking place, efforts to broaden the political participation of the populations of the region.
- Frank Carlucci
(Keywords: Example, Participation, Reform)
Having played an angel for so long, you can imagine that I've been asked to endorse any number of causes over the years. Obviously I have to limit my participation with any charity, so I decided to really concentrate on my love of children.
- Roma Downey
(Keywords: Love, Causes, Charity, Children, Participation, Years)
I envision a future where there'll be 300 million reporters, where anyone from anywhere can report for any reason. It's freedom of participation absolutely realized.
- Matt Drudge
(Keywords: Freedom, Future, Participation, Reason)
And while national military forces have historically resisted the full participation of women soldiers, female talent has found plenty of scope in revolutionary and terrorist groups around the planet.
- Katherine Dunn
(Keywords: Women, Talent, Military, Participation, Soldiers)
Even in the Western world, one cannot argue that the ideal has been achieved given the existence of issues like the integration, participation and representation of Muslim citizens, and occasional but lingering anti-Semitism.
- Recep Tayyip Erdogan
(Keywords: Muslim, Existence, Participation, World)
Every phenomenon of nature was a word, - the sign, symbol and pledge of a new, mysterious, inexpressible but all the more intimate union, participation and community of divine energies and ideas.
- Johann G. Hamann
(Keywords: Nature, Ideas, Community, Participation, Symbol, Word)
My point was that the war was intrinsically wrong, and as a result of our participation we haven't improved Australia's security but created a greater danger at home and abroad.
- Bob Hawke
(Keywords: Home, War, Danger, Participation, Result, Security, Wrong)
I even believe in helping an employer function more productively. For then, we will have a claim to higher wages, shorter hours, and greater participation in the benefits of running a smooth industrial machine.
- Sidney Hillman
(Keywords: Benefits, Machine, Participation, Running, Wages, Will)
As the audiences got larger, the participation got larger. And I found myself in Dallas, and 20,000 people were singing 'Madonna Whore' back at me. I thought... this is really a great thing. They wanted to hear it really badly, and here they are.
- Cyndi Lauper
(Keywords: Thought, People, Audiences, Participation, Singing)
And, over the last thirty years we have seen men's participation in both housework and childcare has increased and women's have stayed at about the same.
- James Levine
(Keywords: Men, Women, Housework, Participation, Years)
Increased awareness and education could be a great help toward improving spending and saving habits and increasing participation and contribution levels to retirement plans.
- Ron Lewis
(Keywords: Education, Awareness, Habits, Help, Participation, Retirement)
Life it is not just a series of calculations and a sum total of statistics, it's about experience, it's about participation, it is something more complex and more interesting than what is obvious.
- Daniel Libeskind
(Keywords: Life, Experience, Calculations, Obvious, Participation, Statistics)
We always hear about the rights of democracy, but the major responsibility of it is participation.
- Wynton Marsalis
(Keywords: Democracy, Rights, Participation, Responsibility)
Citizen participation is a device whereby public officials induce nonpublic individuals to act in a way the officials desire.
- Daniel P. Moynihan
(Keywords: Act, Desire, Participation, Public)
The Menzies Government, by its participation in the plans for the development of other nations, can see the virtue of planning for them but apparently cannot see the virtue of a plan for Australia.
- Lionel K. Murphy
(Keywords: Government, Development, Virtue, Nations, Participation, Planning)
A multi-polar world can not exist without recognising the status and participation of developing countries.
- Li Peng
(Keywords: Countries, Participation, World)
The attraction, and my particular participation is in being able to communicate with my fans, answer their questions, get a feel for how they respond to Vader.
- David Prowse
(Keywords: Being, Fans, Participation, Questions)
Full participation in government and society has been a basic right of the country symbolizing the full citizenship and equal protection of all.
- Charles Rangel
(Keywords: Government, Society, Citizenship, Country, Participation, Protection, Right)
I think the Civil Rights Movement changed that trajectory for me. The first thing I did was leave school. I was suspended for my participation in Movement demonstrations in my hometown, December, 1961.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon
(Keywords: Civil rights, December, First, Participation, School)
During my participation in the Manhattan Project and subsequent research at Los Alamos, encompassing a period of fifteen years, I worked in the company of perhaps the greatest collection of scientific talent the world has ever known.
- Frederick Reines
(Keywords: Talent, Company, Participation, Project, Research, World, Years)
Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation.
- Samuel Richardson
(Keywords: Marriage, Time, Friendship, Participation, State)
I believe we can do more in making the President's vision for space exploration a reality by awarding cash prizes to encourage greater participation of the private sector in the national space program.
- Dana Rohrabacher
(Keywords: Vision, Exploration, Participation, President, Prizes, Reality, Space)
Iraq may get peace and stability through restoring it's sovereignty under participation of all Iraqi factions and sectarian groups, who must rebuild a new democratic, free and independent Iraq.
- Ali A. Saleh
(Keywords: Peace, Iraq, May, Participation, Stability)
Studies have shown that inmate participation in education, vocational and job training, prison work skills development, drug abuse, mental health and other treatment programs, all reduce recidivism, significantly.
- Bobby Scott
(Keywords: Health, Work, Education, Development, Abuse, Job, Mental health, Participation, Prison, Training, Treatment)
The trial organized with U.N. participation of some kind will be for crimes committed by Khmer Rouge leaders from 1975 to 1979. That's it.
- Hun Sen
(Keywords: Leaders, Participation, Will)
Ten years ago in Nairobi we said that the participation of women in the decision-making and appraisal processes of the United Nations was essential if the organization was to effectively serve women's interests.
- Jenny Shipley
(Keywords: Women, Decision, Nations, Participation, United, Years)
I found that there is very little interest in Washington for true election reform. That neither the White House nor either house of the Congress seems to be as committed to guaranteeing democratic participation in this country as we seem to be in other countries.
- DeForest Soaries
(Keywords: Congress, Countries, Country, Interest, Participation, Reform, Washington)
Historians still often see the end of the war as meaning nothing more for Germany than lost territories, lost participation in colonization, and lost assets for the state and individuals. They frequently overlook the most serious loss that Germany suffered.
- Gustav Stresemann
(Keywords: War, End, Germany, Historians, Loss, Meaning, Nothing, Participation, State)
Poverty is multidimensional. It extends beyond money incomes to education, health care, political participation and advancement of one's own culture and social organisation.
- Atal Bihari Vajpayee
(Keywords: Health, Money, Education, Care, Culture, Participation, Poverty)
If you're going to vote on a television contract, there is a certain rationality to saying that the same structures that are applied to Health Plan participation should be placed on the right to vote on a strike.
- Dick Wolf
(Keywords: Health, Participation, Right, Saying, Television, Vote)