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Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

It's not fair for the U.S. to spend, on arms and weapons, so much money and then not spend on health care the money that is needed. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

We had the courage to face the superpowers that wanted a military triumph for each side they supported in Central America. We told them, 'No,' and presented a peace plan. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

War, and the preparation for war, are the two greatest obstacles to human progress, fostering a vicious cycle of arms buildups, violence and poverty. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The more freedom we enjoy, the greater the responsibility we bear, toward others as well as ourselves. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Christy Heron

February 2009
January 4. January 4. January 4. I rubbed the paper on my red calendar. I cried into the little box, into the last day we had sex.
I was a tornado. I puked hurricanes.
I was Jodi Arias. There were no more tears for him.
Swirling eddies of vodka, pills, fattening food, and tears. Vortexes corralled other vortexes. They joined forces with the eyes of other storms far out into the Gulf, and Atlantic, and castrated my heart first, then everything below the neck. Fuck the heart; my brain was mauled into mush. He didn't have a heart - and possibly, neither did I. The heart had nothing to do with a whirlpool of circles and left and rights I navigated. — Christy Heron

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

I've been acting since I was 10. At age 14, 15 and 16, it's difficult to find roles and to find yourself, even, and when everyone's eyes are on you, it's difficult. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Garth Greenwell

I think one reason I'm drawn to expansive syntax is that arias are so often exercises in extending language as a means of intensifying feeling. — Garth Greenwell

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The absence of significant development aid has only increased the importance of trade for Central America's future. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

I often say that poverty needs no passport to travel. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Peace is not a dream; it is hard work, and there is nothing naive, glamorous or simplistic about it. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

I can see myself doing production work and handling projects behind the scenes. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By A.R. Arias

When life hands me lemons I...throw them back and demand JASPER HALE — A.R. Arias

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

Knowing is knowing that knowing is not knowing. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Latin Americans hold on tight even to pain and suffering, preferring a certain present to an uncertain future. Some of this is only natural, entirely human. But for us, the fear is paralyzing; it generates not only anxiety but also paralysis. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

An overall trend of political moderation in Latin America makes for far less interesting headlines, but it also makes for far better lives for our people. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The plight of the terrified Central American children who have flooded across the U.S. border to escape violence and poverty in their homelands has launched a passionate and often bitter debate in Washington. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By A.J. Arias

Seize today with the hope of tomorrow and yesterday's wisdom. — A.J. Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

I think it's in the hands of each head of state: the future of peace in his own country. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

We need a force that recognizes that only through development and liberty, through education and health care, through better priorities and wiser investments, can we achieve the stability we seek. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Although fostering a peaceful, prosperous and equitable hemisphere is clearly in the best interest of the United States, Washington has not always supported Central America's struggle for economic survival. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

A nation that mistreats its own citizens is more likely to mistreat its neighbours. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

When I was a kid it was much more difficult. You're trying to understand what the director wants. It's a learning process. Now, you go in and it's more of a collaboration. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

There is a difference between the typical politician and the statesman. A typical politician is that person who tells people what people want to hear, while the statesman tells people what people need to know. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

More combat planes, missiles and soldiers won't provide additional bread for our families, desks for our schools, or medicine for our clinics. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

I was really shy when I was younger, so my mom got me into an acting class to see if I would open myself up more in front of an audience. Her plan was for me to just talk more. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Our experience shows that security does not lie in weapons or fences or armies. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Simon Winder

The Golden Apple for Margarita Teresa's seventeenth birthday (a special present from 'uncle'), to which Leopold himself contributed several genuinely beautiful arias. This opera must have been something to see, so scenically unwieldy that it took two days to put on, but with spectacles of flames, thunderclaps, flying dragons and shipwrecks of a dangerousness and scale that we are sadly sheltered from today. Cesti's — Simon Winder

Arias Quotes By Danielle De Niese

My Mozart career began as a teenager in Los Angeles, singing arias from 'Le Nozze di Figaro' and 'Don Giovanni.' — Danielle De Niese

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias Sanchez

Peace is a never ending process ... It cannot ignore our differences or overlook our common interests. It requires us to work and live together. — Oscar Arias Sanchez

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The children of the world, what they want and what they need are health clinics and schools, not tanks or armed helicopters or fighter jets. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Jane Velez-Mitchell

I do believe that Jodi Arias shows a lot of signs of mental illness. — Jane Velez-Mitchell

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Justice and peace can only thrive together, never apart. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

At one time in the history of the Americas, weapons and armies were associated with liberty and independence, and with new opportunities for our peoples. At one time in the history of the Americas, there were liberating armies. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

During my administration, our desire has been to strengthen the civilian spirit of our people. Thus, we have eliminated military ranks and salutes from our civil guard. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By John Eliot Gardiner

In the earlier Passion it was John's special eyewitness account that gave the work its authenticity and edge, while the irregular placement of arias and chorales reinforced this suspense. With Matthew's version comes a larger cast and the added pathos of Jesus presented as 'a man of sorrows'. It would be hard to better it as an essentially human drama - one involving immense struggle and challenge, betrayal and forgiveness, love and sacrifice, compassion and pity - the raw material with which most people can instantly identify. — John Eliot Gardiner

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

I would absolutely be down to do something in Spanish. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

I do not believe that the hungry man should be treated as subversive for expressing his suffering. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Our world is certainly dangerous, but it is made more dangerous, not less, by those who value profits over peace. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The best way to perpetuate poverty is by spending on arms and military, and the best way to fight terrorism is by fighting the basic needs of humanity, because hunger and poverty perpetuate crime. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

In a democracy, a leader must be the head teacher, someone eager to respond to doubts and questions and explain the need for and the benefits of a new course. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Geraldo Rivera

Am I the only one who thinks Nancy Grace's relentless cheer leading for Jodi Arias' death gross & excessive? The anchor as executioner?! — Geraldo Rivera

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The 20th century has been marked by cynicism, selfishness, greed, and the desire to please, all without changing the status quo. In the 21st century, we must resurrect solidarity and compassion. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Sondra Radvanovsky

I always think of my father when I sing arias about loss and love and longing. It gave me that definite deep sorrow that one can only get from life experience, you know? — Sondra Radvanovsky

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

We may believe in the state's responsibility to alleviate the crushing poverty that afflicts 40 percent of Latin America's population, but most of us also affirm that there is no better cure for that poverty than a stronger, more globally integrated economy. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

On Dec. 1, 1948, after the triumph of the revolution, which insured the final victory of the will of the people expressed through elections, President Jose Figueres abolished the army in my country. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

How ironic for peacemaking efforts to discover that hatred is stronger for many than love; that the longing to achieve power through military victories makes so many men lose their reason, forget all shame, and betray history. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias Sanchez

I like to build bridges ... not walls. — Oscar Arias Sanchez

Arias Quotes By Emily Dickinson

She died
this was the way she died;
And when her breath was done,
Took up her simple wardrobe
And started for the sun.
Her little figure at the gate
The angels must have spied,
Since I could never find her
Upon the mortal side. — Emily Dickinson

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The most deadly disease truly is the failure of the heart. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The world does not lack the financial resources to feed, educate and clothe its inhabitants. Rather, it lacks leaders committed to addressing the problems of the impoverished. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The effect of one good-hearted person is incalculable. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

It is nice finding that place where you can just go and relax. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

It is essential that justice be done, it is equally vital that justice not be confused with revenge, for the two are wholly different. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Sean Thomas Dougherty

Pavarotti is dead and the streets are full of arias,
my brother. Every window a tenor leans,
there are sopranos in the olive branches.
And all across the globe the world
turns to crescendos. — Sean Thomas Dougherty

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

We seek in Central America not peace alone, not peace to be followed someday by political progress, but peace and democracy, together, indivisible, an end to the shedding of human blood, which is inseparable from an end to the suppression of human rights. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

India, Pakistan, China, Singapore and South Korea are heavily investing in nuclear arms. Since 21st century is the century of Asia, Asian countries should be the first ones to drop this arms race. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

I shall never accept that the law can be used to justify tragedy, to keep things as they are, to make us abandon our ideas of a different world. Law is the path of liberty, and must as such open the way to progress for everyone. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

My country is a country of teachers. It is therefore a country of peace. We discuss our successes and failures in complete freedom. Because our country is a country of teachers, we closed the army camps, and our children go about with books under their arms, not with rifles on their shoulders. We believe in dialogue, in agreement, in reaching a consensus. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

I saw no reason why other nations should tell Central Americans how to solve their problems. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

When Harvard University opened its doors in 1636, there were already well-established universities in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, and Peru. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Mine is an unarmed people, whose children have never seen a fighter or a tank or a warship. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

Not a lot of people make that transition from child actor to bigger, better roles. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Julie Johnson

He's a sculpture. Painstakingly chiseled into perfection over the course of years, until arias could be written about his eyebrows, his cheekbones, the freaking shape of his nostrils. And me? Well, I'm probably a finger-painting. Done by a three-year-old. Without supervision. — Julie Johnson

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Peace consists, very largely, in the fact of desiring it with all one's soul. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Jane Velez-Mitchell

Jodi Arias had a deadly obsession with Travis Alexander. — Jane Velez-Mitchell

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Peace is not a matter of prizes or trophies. It is not the product of a victory or command. It has no finishing line, no final deadline, no fixed definition of achievement. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

It often seems ... the human race has twittered away its existence singing an endless song - a song of waste and hatred, where there should be progress and love. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Alfredo Arias

Laughter is the orgasm of the face". — Alfredo Arias

Arias Quotes By Mark T. Sullivan

Pino at that moment seemed to me like a portal into a long-ago world where the ghosts of war and courage, the demons of hatred and inhumanity, and the arias of faith and love still played out within the good and decent soul who'd survived to tell the tales. — Mark T. Sullivan

Arias Quotes By Jeanne Darst

He was like the Great Santini of the Strand. Few people could take him on; he was so well-read and had a memory that could retain every detail of everything he'd ever read, as well as jokes, lyrics, arias, names of store owners he'd met on his honeymoon in Paris, names of restaurants where gangsters were gunned down in 1924. He could quote lines from books he disliked better than you could quote lines from what you claimed was your favorite book of all time. — Jeanne Darst

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The existence of nuclear weapons presents a clear and present danger to life on Earth. Nuclear arms cannot bolster the security of any nation because they represent a threat to the security of the human race. These incredibly destructive weapons are an affront to our common humanity, and the tens of billions of dollars that are dedicated to their development and maintenance should be used instead to alleviate human need and suffering — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By A.J. Arias

Trust no one," said Sullivan, "especially Teachers. — A.J. Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

In the United States, resources exist to retrain displaced workers and promote the development of technologies that create new job opportunities for American workers. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Latin America has not achieved the development that it deserves ... I'm not optimistic for all of Latin America, not only for Central America. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Hope is the strongest driving force for a people. Hope which brings about change, which produces new realities, is what opens man's road to freedom. Once hope has taken hold, courage must unite with wisdom. That is the only way of avoiding violence, the only way of maintaining the calm one needs to respond peacefully to offenses. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Poverty and lack of education are ruining our planet. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

There are too many war museums. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Kurt Vonnegut

In real life as in grand opera, arias only make hopeless situations worse. — Kurt Vonnegut

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Costa Rica believes in building bridges, in looking for solutions to problems, and not clinging to positions. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Gwendoline Riley

Damn it, I'm angry now. I do believe life is loss, I do, but my suffering-to-words-ratio was out of control: lying around composing nothing but these - righteous arias, month after month, these tawdry special pleas. — Gwendoline Riley

Arias Quotes By Ann Patchett

She would not attend the dinner (she did not eat before she sang) but would arrive at the end of the meal and perform six arias with her accompanist. — Ann Patchett

Arias Quotes By Idina Menzel

As an artist, you have to express yourself. I make no excuses for my versatility. I grew up singing classical arias, but I love rock n' roll and jazz standards. — Idina Menzel

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Nuclear arms kill many people all at once, but other weapons kill many people, little by little, every day, everywhere in the world. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

To demilitarize the country means to make a profound decision. It is not enough to change the name of the armed forces. It is necessary to change the minds of those people who only yesterday wore a military uniform. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Latin Americans glorify their past so ceaselessly that they make it almost impossible to advocate change. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Many developing countries continue to be burdened by high percentages of their population living in poverty. Yet, instead of addressing this root cause of conflict, many states, ironically, increase their military might in order to control increasingly desperate populations. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

During the 41 years that have elapsed since Costa Rica abolished its army, our fundamental freedoms have never been threatened, nor do we know a shameful history of repression. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Michael Bolton

When I started studying for the arias it was like going into training for a heavyweight title fight. — Michael Bolton

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Free trade will go a long way toward alleviating poverty in Central America. Yet trade alone is not enough. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

If there is no peace in Central America, it will not be because Costa Rica, and myself as president, have not done what is necessary to obtain peace. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Moises Arias

I'm just open to new experiences. I've never really settled down into one art. I like to be nomadic with my art. — Moises Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Peace is a never-ending process, the work of many decisions by many people in many countries. It is an attitude, a way of life, a way of solving problems and resolving conflicts. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

The Central American isthmus is a region of great contrasts, but also of heartening unison. Millions of men and women share dreams of freedom and progress. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

It is in the U.S. interest to have a more prosperous neighbor to the south. Because if we cannot export goods, we will keep exporting people. And that's not what the U.S. wants. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Colm Toibin

I never listen to music when I am writing. It would be impossible. I listen to Bach in the mornings, mostly choral music; also some Handel, mostly songs and arias; I like Schubert's and Beethoven's chamber music and Sibelius' symphonies; for opera, I listen to Mozart and in recent years Wagner. — Colm Toibin

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

Indeed, it is quite sad to see the United States becoming the main exporter of arms. It is quite sad to look at the U.S. government subsidizing arms exports. — Oscar Arias

Arias Quotes By Lucia Perillo

For what might happen if we lift
the codicils on belching?
If sex were permitted in the shopping malls? If people
were allowed to sing arias
from Don Giovanni, loudly and out of tune, waiting in line
at Department of Motor Vehicles? — Lucia Perillo

Arias Quotes By Sara Shepard

Woo-hoo, everyone elses lives sucked ass too. It didn't really make Arias problems any easier. — Sara Shepard

Arias Quotes By Oscar Arias

In 1995, world military spending totaled nearly $800 billion. If we redirected just $40 billion of those resources over the next 10 years to fighting poverty, all of the world's population would enjoy basic social services, such as education, health care, nutrition, reproductive health, clean water and sanitation. — Oscar Arias