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  • We're more of the love, blood, and rhetoric school. Well, we can do you blood and love without the rhetoric, and we can do you blood and rhetoric without the love, and we can do you all three concurrent or consecutive. But we can't give you love and rhetoric without the blood. Blood is compulsory. They're all blood, you see.
    (Tom Stoppard, "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead")
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  • You were always uncomfortable with the rhetoric of emotion, which is quite a different matter from discomfort with emotion itself.
    (Lionel Shriver, "We Need to Talk About Kevin")
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  • I hope that we've done something to facilitate a detente on threatening rhetoric,
    (Jesse Jackson)
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  • I don't think there's any need to be concerned about it, ... I think this is just another paragraph in a very long book of fiery rhetoric, that we've heard for many years.
    (Alexander Downer)
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  • No place in the world prides itself more on its vigilance and realism, no place considers itself more qualified to censure any flourish of rhetoric or extravagance of aspiration.
    (Seamus Heaney)
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  • The most classic case of the Peter Principle I've ever seen in American politics. In a business where eloquence and rhetoric is important, he is a man of no talent whatsoever.
    (Charlie Cook)
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  • If it is rhetoric, it is to balance the perception that that they are responsible for the high prices.
    (Antoine Halff)
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  • Our founders insisted on checks on presidential power to protect our nation's legacy of liberty. The Senate Intelligence Committee must transcend party politics and insist on facts, not rhetoric. The American people deserve the truth, not a whitewash by their elected representatives. Our security and liberty are far too important to be sacrificed in order to protect a president that has hidden from Congress and the public his decision that he need not follow the laws that protect the rights of ordinary Americans.
    (Lisa Graves)
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  • Ken Blackwell refuses to debate, once again demonstrating his reliance on negative attacks and empty rhetoric.
    (Bob Paduchik)
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  • I can tell you if we don't see more than rhetoric, this leadership team is not secure.
    (Jeff Flake)
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  • The absence of such a charismatic figure who controls single-handedly the political apparatus will be very significant to the political map. Right now you have a weakened government. The weaker you are, the more insecure you are, and the more hard-line you are. And, of course, during elections you have heightened rhetoric, so we do not expect anything to be benign at this point.
    (Hanan Ashrawi)
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  • The problems seem so easy out there on the stump. Deficits shrink with a rhetorical flourish.
    (Hugh Sidey)
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  • A lot of people would expect the rhetoric to heat up after Labor Day and in the final stretch. But my goodness, the first week of February This year may be tougher than ever.
    (Robert Dion)
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  • Sometimes I think if they offered more real leadership and less rhetoric, we'd get a lot more done,
    (Newt Gingrich)
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  • These populist authoritarian policies are good for rhetoric, but they have to broaden the system of government to make them work.
    (Bob Broadfoot)
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