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Adam Ferguson Quotes

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In every commercial state, notwithstanding any pretension to equal rights,
the exaltation of a few must depress the many.
- Adam Ferguson

The history of mankind is confined within a limited period,
and from every quarter brings an intimation that human
affairs have had a beginning.
- Adam Ferguson

Man, in his animal capacity, is qualified to subsist in every climate.
- Adam Ferguson

Every step and every movement of the multitude,
even in what are termed enlightened ages,
are made with equal blindness to the future;
and nations stumble upon establishments,
which are indeed the result of human action,
but not the execution of any human design.
- Adam Ferguson

 

The artist finds, that the more he can confine his
attention to a particular part of any work,
his productions are the more perfect,
and grow under his hands in the greater quantities.
- Adam Ferguson

Like the winds that we come we know not whence and
blow whither soever they list,
the forces of society are derived from an obscure and distant origin.
They arise before the date of philosophy,
from the instincts, not the speculations of men.
- Adam Ferguson

Shareware tends to combine the worst of commercial
software with the worst of free software.
- Linus Torvalds


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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

Radio is commercial, isn't it.
Its a business.
- Robin Trower

My mom put me in a Pampers commercial on TV.
- Christian Slater

I know a lot of people who have tremendous commercial
success and they go directly for it.
There's something that has always been difficult about that for me.
- David Friedman

The tensions are always based on financial resources.
Something like film is very problematic because it
is viewed as an art form and also as an industry with a pure commercial base.
- Ann Macbeth

There are many kinds of movies in Hong Kong.
Some are commercial and others are more artistic.
- Andy Lau

Well it's because the record companies are pumping
away with their commercial stuff.
I think it's a shame.
- Marian McPartland

They will open up to what I would call corporate broadcastings
where the non-commercial material will have air time.
There's no possibility of that here right now,
none.
- Ann Macbeth

The threat to globalization is not the wasted American
dollars but Washington's readiness to mix US commercial
interests with its self-appointed role as global protector.
- William Greider

A commercial is a commercial.
- Stephen Stills

And, we put a lot more value, or at least I personally put a lot more value,
on the creative values and creative challenges of something
than the commercial necessities.
- Rowan Atkinson

In the world of commercial speech, tobacco advertising
bears the earmarks of an endangered species.
- Jef I. Richards

But we discovered that, although I liked publishing,
the commercial side meant nothing at all to me.
- Dick Bruna

I love the gallery, the arena of representation.
It's a commercial world, and morality is based generally around economics,
and that's taking place in the art gallery.
- Jeff Koons

Of all the creative work produced by humans anywhere,
a tiny fraction has continuing commercial value.
For that tiny fraction, the copyright is a crucially important legal device.
- Lawrence Lessig

The success of Watermark surprised me.
I never thought of music as something commercial;
it was something very personal to me.
- Enya

India, in particular, is looking to develop nuclear power for domestic,
commercial use, and we should work with them.
This is a good deal for both countries.
- Bobby Jindal

People would see me on a Nickelodeon commercial,
and I would hear about it the next day in school.
- Jason Biggs

I'm singing the music publisher's theme song -
it ain't a commercial.
- Hoagy Carmichael

All military and most commercial aircraft use our designs
that process power from jet engines.
- Amar Bose

So most of my acting experience came in college when
I was living away from them.
I acted in various independent films,
and I got some commercial work and stuff like that.
- Maria Menounos

Chicago is the product of modern capitalism,
and, like other great commercial centers,
is unfit for human habitation.
- Eugene V. Debs

My acting career began at age three and my parents got me into it.
I was in a McDonald's commercial.
- Corey Feldman

Then, again, the ability to organize and conduct industrial,
commercial, or financial enterprises is rare;
the great captains of industry are as rare as great generals.
- William Graham Sumner

I want to make something commercial that people can pick up on.
- Missy Elliot

God, I'd love to do a big commercial movie that made
a lot of money and whose plot was interesting too.
- Bob Balaban

We've managed to have a long career that is still quite vibrant,
yet we've never had to kow-tow to record companies
who said we weren't commercial enough.
- Alex Lifeson

There is no bird flu in commercial stocks.
- Michael E. Mann

At thirteen I began modeling, doing my first television
commercial in ninth grade for Pizza Hut.
- Donna Rice

At the same time all this was happening,
there was a folk song revival movement goingon,
so the commercial music industry was actually changed
by the Civil Rights Movement.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon

Today films are made to cater to commercial markets created by multiplexes,
not for those who enjoy good cinema.
- Sunny Deol

Even though some of the films I've made haven't been particularly commercial,
I don't find them failures.
- Don Johnson

As a performer you are being used to keep people watching
so the commercial endorsements that support the network
can be seen by as many people as possible.
- Marc Maron

I have respect for those who make money at art and do it well and smartly,
because that commercial aspect keeps the world going and running,
in a sense.
- Tina Weymouth

Today the American knight holds the commercial supremacy of the world.
- Betsy Ross

I've heard some tunes in recent years that were pretty close to that same idea.
The idea was you turn on the radio and you want to
hear some music and up comes a commercial.
- Mose Allison

If you're a kid in Southern California,
somebody - whether it's you or your parents -
somebody throws your hat into the ring and I think
everyone had a commercial or two.
- Danny Bonaduce

I'd much rather do an obviously commercial writing
project than get a day job.
- Poppy Z. Brite

As I say, the Animals had a particular concept of themselves as a band.
There was an anarchic spirit in it, which was being
flattened by commercial designs,
attitudes, and needs.
- Alan Price

The first interview I went on I got at age 5.
It was a commercial for First Federal Bank.
- Erin Moran

We try some really interesting things besides being outright commercial.
- Bruce Johnston

I wasn't really writing with anything commercial in
mind I just wanted to create some new music.
- Billy Sherwood

Xerox did OK in moving to digital in the commercial space.
They didn't do well in the consumer market,
but they're not a consumer brand.
They don't even know how to spell consumer.
- Antonio Perez

In the commercial real estate business,
brokers spearhead major accounts.
But they wouldn't have customers without the people
who oversee construction.
- Roger Staubach

Stadium rock and commercial rock are the opposite of what poetry needs.
An audience of around 200 is ideal for poetry.
- Adrian Mitchell

Commercial speech is like obscenity...
we can't seem to define it, but we know it when we see it.
- Jef I. Richards

I worked at all kinds of jobs, mostly commercial editing.
- Marilyn Hacker

When I came to England at the very beginning of commercial
television it was easy for me because I was only doing
one or two shows a week at most.
It was really a holiday.
- Richard Lester

More than 60,000 jobs have been lost in the commercial
aviation industry in the United States since 1999.
- Norm Dicks

As to Bell's talking telegraph, it only creates interest in scientific circles...
its commercial values will be limited.
- Elisha Gray

My invention, (the motion picture camera),
can be exploited...
as a scientific curiosity, but apart from that it has
no commercial value whatsoever.
- Auguste Lumiere

In many cases, the user interface to a program is the
most important part for a commercial company:
whether the programs works correctly or not seems to be secondary.
- Linus Torvalds

There are two kinds of success.
One is musical or artistic and the other is commercial.
- John McLaughlin

It has nothing to do with commercial success.
You cannot calculate in your head how to put the mosaic
together to make a commercial film:
that's out of the question.
- Arthur Cohn

I never paid attention to what was contemporary or what was commercial,
it didn't mean anything to me.
- Van Morrison

We're making a commercial Hindi film catering to all types of audiences.
- Sanjay Dutt

The more commercial work that is happening,
the more people are operating cameras and are setting up studio lights,
the greater the opportunity for drama production to happen.
- Ann Macbeth

It's a cruel, heartless world out there in commercial rock 'n' roll,
and when you take as much time off as we did,
eight years, booking agents don't know if you'll draw.
- Tina Weymouth

Large sums were paid for the use of money,
because the available amount of gold and silver was
far less than was needed to carry on the commercial
transactions of the times.
- John Buchanan Robinson

I still make more money as I do as an actor than director,
however I don't want to be a commercial director.
- Charles S. Dutton

I'm scared to death to fly commercial...
I have not flown commercial since 9/11.
- Brett Hull

It is the interest of the commercial world that wealth
should be found everywhere.
- Edmund Burke

Conflicting commercial regulations of the different
States shackled and diminished both foreign and domestic trade;
hence the power to regulate commerce was conferred.
- Robert Toombs

Before the commercial ventures, Linux tended to be rather hard to set up,
because most of the developers were motivated mainly by their own interests.
- Linus Torvalds


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