Construction Related Quotes



Back when I was a professional model-maker at Industrial Light & Magic, my specialty was hard-edged construction - spaceships, miniature sets, and architectural stuff. These objects were sometimes just 12 inches across yet needed enough detail to fill a movie screen.

Adam Savage


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We lived in Manhattan, which was unbearable sometimes because it was so noisy. There were sirens blaring, construction sites going, people shouting and swearing at each other.

Rachel Tucker


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The freedom to choose...means the freedom to make mistakes, to falter and fail, to come face-to-face with your own flaws and limitations and fears and secrets, to live with the terrible uncertainty that necessarily attends the construction of a self.

Caroline Knapp


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It's no accident that most self-help groups use 'anonymous' in their names; to Americans, the first step toward redemption is a ritual wiping out of the self, followed by the construction of a new one.

Walter Kirn


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I strive to seek new material that fit into the logic of construction, while performing services appropriate to real needs.

Gaetano Pesce


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We use American influence with Israel not to promote economic growth in the West Bank, but to try and impede Jewish - never Arab - construction in the capital city.

Elliott Abrams


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“We have truckers. We have construction workers, we have fence companies who have already offered their services free of charge, who want to get involved in this project.”

Carmen Mercer


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“The way an embassy is constructed, the way people can get to the embassy, what construction materials are used ... all those things have to be taken into account, without any doubt. And just repeat three times: vigilance, vigilance, vigilance.”

Zalman Shoval


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“Route 18 is a highly congested main artery and cannot handle any more traffic, especially construction generated traffic.”

Paul Leary


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“This park was taken away for construction of the tunnel and never given back, ... We unpaved a parking lot and put up a paradise.”

Adrian Benepe


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