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A20

A cytoplasmic zinc finger protein (790 aa) that inhibits NFκB activity and TNF-mediated programmed cell death. The expression of the A20 mRNA is upregulated by TNFα. It is a dual function ...

James Barnes

James Barnes (1866–1936)   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2008
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Quotations
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21 words

...James Barnes 1866 – 1936 You can always tell a Harvard man, but you can't tell him much. early 20th...

Neil Armstrong

Neil Armstrong (1930– )   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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2008
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...Neil Armstrong 1930 –   That's one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind. disembarking from the Apollo 11 Eagle lunar lander, July 20,...

Connie Rice

Connie Rice   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2008
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39 words

...Connie Rice Los Angeles is a first-rate third-world country. On an international measure of the disparity between incomes of rich and poor, Los Angeles took fourth place after Calcutta on Now PBS television Channel 13, Feb. 20,...

Charles Roupell

Charles Roupell   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (8 ed.)

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2014
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...Charles Roupell British lawyer To play billiards well is a sign of an ill-spent youth. attributed, in D. Duncan Life of Herbert Spencer (1908) ch. 20 play billiards well sign of an ill-spent ...

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II (1926– )   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2008
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Quotations
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87 words

...The Queen's message, occasioned by the attack on the World Trade Center, was read by the British ambassador, Sir Christopher Meyer, at a prayer service in St. Thomas' Church on Fifth Avenue in New York City. The line may not have been original to the Queen, or her speechwriter. The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (2004) describes it as a “late 20th century saying.” message of condolence to the United States, Sept. 20,...

Frederick Scott Oliver

Frederick Scott Oliver (1864–1934)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (8 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2014
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Quotations
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47 words

...Frederick Scott Oliver 1864 – 1934 Scottish writer A wise politician will never grudge a genuflexion or a rapture if it is expected of him by prevalent opinion. The Endless Adventure (1930) vol. 1, pt. 1, ch. 20 wise politician never grudge a genuflexion by prevalent ...

Lord Hunt of Tanworth

Lord Hunt of Tanworth (1919– )   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations (4 ed.)

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Current Version:
2012
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54 words

...Lord Hunt of Tanworth 1919 –   British civil servant ; Secretary of the Cabinet 1973–9 of British Cabinet government, described as ‘a shambles’: It has got to be, so far as possible, a democratic and accountable shambles. at a seminar at the Institute of Historical Research, 20 October 1993 accountable shambles accountable ...

Rahm Emanuel

Rahm Emanuel (1959– )   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations (4 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2012
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Quotations
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50 words

...Rahm Emanuel 1959 –   American Democratic politician You never want a serious crisis to go to waste. often quoted as ‘Never waste a good crisis’ to business leaders, 18 November 2008, in Globe and Mail (Canada) 20 November 2008 crisis to go to waste crisis to go to ...

Ian Smith

Ian Smith (1919–2007)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations (4 ed.)

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Current Version:
2012
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Quotations
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50 words

...Ian Smith 1919 – 2007 Rhodesian statesman ; Prime Minister of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), 1964–79 I don't believe in black majority rule in Rhodesia—not in a thousand years. broadcast speech, 20 March 1976 black majority rule black majority rule black majority rule in Rhodesia not in a thousand ...

Deng Xiaoping

Deng Xiaoping (1904–97)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations (3 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2008
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Quotations
Length:
58 words

...Deng Xiaoping 1904 – 97 Chinese Communist statesman , paramount leader of China 1977–97 . On Deng: see anonymous It doesn't matter if a cat is black or white, as long as it catches mice. in the early 1960s; in Daily Telegraph 20 February 1997, obituary if a cat is black or white as long as it catches ...

Ian Smith

Ian Smith (1919–2007)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations (3 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Quotations
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49 words

...Ian Smith 1919 – 2007 Rhodesian statesman , Prime Minister of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) 1964–79 I don't believe in black majority rule in Rhodesia—not in a thousand years. broadcast speech, 20 March 1976 black majority rule black majority rule majority rule in Rhodesia not in a thousand ...

Deng Xiaoping

Deng Xiaoping (1904–97)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (8 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2014
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54 words

...Deng Xiaoping 1904 – 97 Chinese Communist statesman , from 1977 paramount leader of China It doesn't matter if a cat is black or white, as long as it catches mice. in the early 1960s; in Daily Telegraph 20 February 1997, obituary if a cat is black or white as long as it catches ...

Ian Smith

Ian Smith (1919–2007)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (8 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2014
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Quotations
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56 words

...Ian Smith 1919 – 2007 Rhodesian statesman , Prime Minister of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) 1964–79 I don't believe in black majority rule in Rhodesia—not in a thousand years. broadcast speech, 20 March 1976, in Sunday Times 21 March 1976 black majority rule black majority rule black majority rule in Rhodesia not in a thousand ...

A. S. J. Tessimond

A. S. J. Tessimond (1902–62)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (8 ed.)

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2014
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42 words

...A0S0J A. S. J. Tessimond 1902 – 62 English poet Cats, no less liquid than their shadows, Offer no angles to the wind. Cats (1934) p. 20 cats , no less liquid Cats, no less liquid less liquid than their shadows Offer no ...

Rahm Emanuel

Rahm Emanuel (1959– )   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (8 ed.)

Reference type:
Quotation
Current Version:
2014
Subject:
Quotations
Length:
50 words

...Rahm Emanuel 1959 –   American Democratic politician You never want a serious crisis to go to waste. often quoted as ‘Never waste a good crisis’ to business leaders, 18 November 2008, in Globe and Mail (Canada) 20 November 2008 crisis to go to waste crisis to go to ...

Emir Kusturica

Emir Kusturica (1954– )   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Quotations
Length:
53 words

...Emir Kusturica 1954 –   Hollwood was a central place in the history of art in the 20th century; it was human idealism preserved. And then, like any great place, it collapsed, and it collapsed into the most awful machinery in the world. quoted in The New York Times Magazine , May 8,...

Richmond Shaw

Richmond Shaw   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Quotations
Length:
50 words

...Richmond Shaw But when those guns start blazing and our friends get hit, That's when our hearts start racing and our stomach gets whoozy, Cuz for y'all this is just a show, but we live in this movie. rap lyric, quoted in The New York Times , Feb. 20,...

Victoria Claflin Woodhull

Victoria Claflin Woodhull (1838–1927)   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations (2 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Quotations
Length:
48 words

...Victoria Claflin Woodhull 1838 – 1927 I have an inalienable constitutional and natural right to love whom I may, to love as long or as short a period as I can, to change that love every day if I please! in Woodhull and Claflin's Weekly , Nov. 20,...

Lord Dawson of Penn

Lord Dawson of Penn (1864–1945)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations (4 ed.)

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Quotation
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Quotations
Length:
59 words

...Lord Dawson of Penn 1864 – 1945 British physician to King george v The King's life is moving peacefully towards its close. bulletin, drafted on a menu card at Buckingham Palace on the eve of the king's death, 20 January 1936 Kenneth Rose King George V (1983) king 's life moving peacefully peacefully towards its close peacefully towards its ...

Louis Adolphe Thiers

Louis Adolphe Thiers (1797–1877)   Reference library

Oxford Dictionary of Political Quotations (4 ed.)

Reference type:
Quotation
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Quotations
Length:
51 words

...Louis Adolphe Thiers 1797 – 1877 French statesman and historian The king reigns, and the people govern themselves. unsigned article in Le National , 20 January 1830; a signed article, 4 February 1830, reads: ‘The king neither administers nor governs, he reigns’ king reigns king reigns people govern themselves people govern ...

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