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"Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children."

"There is no man more dangerous, in a position of power, than he who refuses to accept as a working truth the idea that all a man does should make for rightness and soundness, that even the fixing of a tariff rate must be moral."

"People assume that all artists make for terrible business people, but I'm in complete charge of my own career."

"The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself."

"Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government."

"Deep feeling doesn't make for good poetry. A way with language would be a bit of help."

"Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government."

"But while we all pray for peace, we do not always, as free citizens, support the policies that make for peace or reject those which do not. We want our own kind of peace, brought about in our own way."

"I just think that sports movies have such a built-in visceral, rooting interest, an epic win or lose redemptive quality. When they get it right, it can make for a really rousing movie experience."

"I've always thought my soundtracks do pretty good, because they're basically professional equivalents of a mix tape I'd make for you at home."

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