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The compact which exists between the North and the South is a covenant with death and an agreement with hell.
William Lloyd Garrison
Confederation is a compact, made originally by four provinces but adhered to by all the nine provinces who have entered it, and I submit to the judgment of this house and to the best consideration of its members, that this compact should not be lightly altered.
The lunatic, the lover, and the poet, are of imagination all compact.
The great object of the institution of civil government is the improvement of those who are parties to the social compact.
John Quincy Adams
Whether you are a writer or an actor or a stage manager, you are trying to express the complications of life through a shared enterprise. That's what theatre was, always. And live performance shares that with an audience in a specific compact: the play is unfinished unless it has an audience, and they are as important as everyone else.
Every society, all government, and every kind of civil compact therefore, is or ought to be, calculated for the general good and safety of the community.
He who has made a fair compact with poverty is rich.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The laws only can determine the punishment of crimes, and the authority of making penal laws can only reside with the legislator, who represents the whole society united by the social compact.
The worst enemy of truth and freedom in our society is the compact majority.
We will continue our work on the Global Compact for safe, orderly, and regular migration.
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I always keep a damp beauty blender and a powder compact in my purse, and I touch up a lot.
There is no such thing as justice in the abstract; it is merely a compact between men.
Public policy in the twentieth century was about protecting and expanding the social compact, based on recognition that effective government at the federal level provides rules and services and safety measures that contribute to a better society.
A piece of art is a compact form of the universe.
It's fun for me to try to write concise, compact things. It's a very good exercise for me. And I think it's important to try to do different things - change what I write about, and also the way I write. Otherwise, I'd just be repeating myself, which wouldn't be good for me or fair to my readers.
William T. Vollmann
I have a lot of compact discs. I need them for radio play and convenience. Many bands and artists I am a fan of don't always release their work on vinyl, so I take what they feel like giving me.
I feel it is my first duty to make an unprecedented compact with my countrymen. Not an inaugural address, not a fireside chat, not a campaign speech - just a little straight talk among friends.
Gerald R. Ford
The bringing-about of order is the first and fundamental task of government. We accept limits on our rights for the sake of a larger social compact all the time.
Except for certain moments - when cells are dividing, for instance - chromosomes don't form compact, countable bodies inside cells. Instead, they unravel and flop about, which makes counting chromosomes a bit like counting strands of ramen in a bowl.
In liberal democracy and anxious anarchy, the traditional classic dance, compact of aristocratic authority and absolute freedom in a necessity of order, has never been so promising as an independent expression as it is today.
Justice... is a kind of compact not to harm or be harmed.
I think every woman should be using a foundation, whether it's liquid or compact.
'Dune' was like a giant machine, and it was hard to keep track of all the pieces, but 'Blue Velvet' was a very sleek, compact little experience.
Civilization is a conspiracy. Modern life is the silent compact of comfortable folk to keep up pretences.
My administration's compact with the Filipino people will demand no less than the attainment of lasting peace and equitable prosperity. We will employ all the tools at our disposal to achieve this.
Benigno Aquino III
I alienated the automotive industry by saying that cars should be lightweight and compact.
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