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Encyclopedia

  • The ASCAP Deems Taylor Awards were established in 1967 to honor his The Deems Taylor Award "recognizes books, articles, broadcasts and websites on the. — “Deems Taylor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Barrett Deems (March 1, 1914 – September 15, 1998)[1] was an American swing music jazz drummer born in Springfield, Illinois, probably best known for his work with jazz musicians Jimmy Dorsey, Louis Armstrong (he performed as part of Armstrong's. — “Barrett Deems - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Charles (Alexander) Force Deems (December 4, 1820 – November 18, 1893) was an American clergyman. The Charles F. Deems Lectureship in Philosophy was founded in his honor in 1895 at New York University by the. — “Charles Deems - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • A man of poor estate, and weak of limb, But of a generous, truthful soul, Nor calls, nor deems himself A Croesus, or a Hercules, Nor makes himself ridiculous Before the world with vain pretence Of vigor or of opulence; But his infirmities and needs He lets appear, and without shame, And speaking frankly, calls each thing By its right name. — “Complete poems” by Giacomo Leopardi
  • If he deems That I have harmed or injured him in aught By word or deed in this our present trouble, I care not to prolong the span of life, Thus ill-reputed; for the calumny Hits not a single blot, but blasts my name, If by the general voice I am denounced False to the State and false by you my friends. — “Oedipus the King” by Sophocles
  • "You see," said the young man, with an air of sorrowful resignation, to Faria, "that God deems it right to take from me any claim to merit for what you call my devotion to you. — “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas
  • But K. should not forget that the trial would not be public, if the court deems it necessary it can be made public but there is no law that says it has to be. — “The Trial” by Franz Kafka
  • MÁTALI [ smiling ].–Great Prince, it seems to me that neither of you is satisfied with himself– You underrate the service you have rendered, And think too highly of the god's reward: He deems it scarce sufficient recompense For your heroic deeds on his behalf. — “Ramayana” by Valmiki
  • Then like to one, upon whose head is plac'd Somewhat he deems not of but from the becks Of others as they pass him by; his hand Lends therefore help to' assure him, searches, finds, And well performs such office as the eye Wants power to execute: so stretching forth The fingers of my right hand, did I find Six only of the letters, which his sword Who bare the keys had trac'd upon my brow. — “The Divine Comedy” by Dante Alighieri

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