Prestige quotes

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The advantage man enjoys, which makes itself felt from his childhood, is that his vocation as a human being in no way runs counter ...
Even diseases have lost their prestige, there aren't so many of them left.... Think it over ... no more syphilis, no more clap, no ...
The written word still enjoyed a certain prestige here. It was a sluggish country.
If the dignity as well as the prestige and influence of the United States are not to be wholly sacrificed, we must protect those w ...
In the tropics the white feels weakened, or downright weak, whence comes the heightened tendency to outbursts of aggression. Peopl ...
An alliance is like a chain. It is not made stronger by adding weak links to it. A great power like the United States gains no adv ...
Prestige is the shadow of money and power. Where these are, there it is. Like the national market for soap or automobiles and the ...
A Carpaccio in Venice, la Berma in Phèdre, masterpieces of visual or theatrical art that the prestige surrounding them made so al ...
So often, as the septuagenarian reflects on life's rewards, we hear that, "in the final analysis" of money, power, prestige, and m ...
... [photographs] trade simultaneously on the prestige of art and the magic of the real.
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