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86,026. The divided self. (Psychology & Self & Division & Mental Health) R D Laing, title of book on schizophrenia 1960
41,747. By dividing the electorate this way we’ll be able to have them spend their energies at struggling amongst themselves on questions that for us have no importance whatsoever. (Economics & Division) United States Bankers Magazine 1892
4,998. It did always seem so to us, but now in the division of the kingdoms it appears not which of the Dukes he values most; for equalities are so weighted that curiosity in neither can make choice of either’s moiety. (Equality & Division) William Shakespeare, The History of King Lear I I @3, Gloucester
70,400. There is division,
Although as yet the face of it be covered
With mutual cunning. ibid. II i @18, Kent
78,280. Know we have divided
In three our kingdom, and ’tis our first intent
To shake all cares and business off our state. (Kingdom & Division ibid. I i 37-40, Lear
70,844. I do perceive here a divided duty. (Duty & Division) William Shakespeare, Othello I iii 181
5,034. It’s time for a new National Anthem. America is divided into two definite divisions. The easy thing to cop out with is sayin’ black and white. You can see a black person. But now to get down to the nitty-gritty, it’s gettin’ to be old and young – not the age, but the way of thinking. Old and new, actually ... because there’s so many even older people that took half their lives to reach a certain point that little kids understand now. (Equality & Division & Hendrix) Jimi Hendrix
39,142. I think the great divisions in the country at the present moment are between those who are less affluent – our black citizens, Mexican- Americans and those who are poor whites – and the rest of the United States. They feel that they have been disenfranchised. Or that they have no association or identification with the United States government or with our society. That is the division. (Racism & Division & Discrimination & Kennedy) Robert Kennedy
70,398. They keep us divided ... They keep us demoralised ... and they encourage cynicism. (Divide & Cynicism) Tony Benn
56,747. Divide and rule. (Proverb & Divide & Rule) Early 17th century proverb
70,399. Not into male and female – oh no no no no that’s just mere superficial division of minor importance. No, gentlemen, there is another division, another dichotomy. More basic, more profound. At that fateful moment the world was divided into winners and losers. Top men and underdogs. In a word the one up and the one down. Kingsley Amis, Lucky Jim, film script and novel
70,402. Mankind is divided into rich and poor, into property owners and exploited; and to abstract oneself from this fundamental division; and from the antagonism between poor and rich means abstracting oneself from fundamental facts. Joseph Stalin
49,399. All for one and one for all, united we stand divided we fall. (Unity & Division) Alexandre Dumas, The Three Musketeers
70,403. Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary to resolve it. Rene Descartes
76,563. If a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand. (House & Divide) Mark 3:25
70,401. Suppose ye that I am come to give peace on earth? I tell you, Nay; but rather division:
For from henceforth there shall be five in one house divided, three against two, and two against three.
The father shall be divided against the son, and the son against the father; the mother against the daughter, and the daughter against the mother; the mother in law against her daughter in law, and the daughter in law against her mother in law. Luke 12:51-53
98,088. This is the most dramatic and important democratic decision ever taken by the British people. But it leaves our country deeply divided. (Great Britain & United Kingdom & Democracy & Vote & Election & Division & Brexit) Andrew Marr, The Andrew Marr Show 26 June 2016
98,089. This has been the rebellion of the diminished against the cocky, the ignored against the shapers of modern times, and the struggling against the strutting. (Great Britain & United Kingdom & Democracy & Vote & Election & Division & Brexit & Rebellion) ibid.
98,661. [John] von Neumann could divide two eight-digit numbers in his head. (Mathematics & Genius & Division) Sylvia Nasar
128,155. Angry and divided Britain. The victims of abuse online. The rise of extremism. And how can Britain be repaired? (Anger & Divided & Great Britain) Angry Britain: Beyond Repair? ITV 2019
132,159. Welcome to Luton: it’s the birthplace of militant Islam. (State & Europe & England & Muslim & Right Wing & Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) Divided States I: Europe, History 2019, Tommy Robinson
132,160. Muslims have essentially become the new Jews. (State & Europe & England & Muslim & Right Wing & Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) ibid. commentator
132,161. EDL mobilised a new generation of activists who were just focusing on Islam. (State & Europe & England & Muslim & Right Wing & Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) ibid.
132,162. The worst refugee crisis in central Europe for a generation. (State & Europe & Syria & Refugee & Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) ibid. news
132,163. According to the UN, over 5 million Syrians have been forced to flee their country since the war began in 2011. (State & Europe & Syria & Refugee & Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) ibid. caption
132,164. The AfD gained 94 seats in the German parliament. (State & Europe & Germany & Right Wing & Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) ibid. caption
132,240. In recent years intolerance has been on in the rise in the United States. (Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) Divided States II
132,241. Hellerton, Pennsylvania: New charges after a fight between students sparked by a racist video posted online. (Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) ibid. television news
132,272. Portland, Oregon: Police say a known extremist with white supremacist beliefs terrorised a young Muslim woman and her friend on a train, slashing three men who came to their aid. (Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism & Oregon) Divided States III, television news report
132,273. ‘Oregon was found as a white racist utopia.’ (Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism & Oregon) ibid. woman
132,274. Portland Oregon is also home to a large anti-fascist group called Antifa. (Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism & Oregon) ibid.
132,403. A crowded restaurant with people watching basketball, a man yelled, Get out of my country, before opening fire into Indian Hindus working here … Adam Purinton is in … jail charged with murder. (Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism) Divided States IV: Olathe, Kansas
132,404. ‘We’ve seen a massive spike in anti-Muslim sentiment.’ (Division & Tolerance & Prejudice & Racism & Muslim) ibid. Jonathan Greenblatt, anti-defamation league
136,689. But look on the streets of America, you can see this is a nation deeply divided. Election losers are accusing the winners of cheating. Racial tension. The healing has to begin. Donald Trump may have lost but around 70,000,000 Americans voted for him … What next for these Divided States of America … How possible is it to heal that divide? Dispatches: Divided States of America, Channel 4 2020
108,426. An island smaller than Sicily or Sardinia has been utterly divided. (Cyprus & Border & Division) Christopher Hitchens, Cyprus: Stranded in Time, BBC Frontiers 1989
108,427. Turkey’s invasion, a catastrophe on an epic scale for the Greek-Cypriot majority, was greeting by many of the Turkish minority as a deliverance. An extremist coup sponsored by the then military dictatorship in Greece had given Turkey a long-awaited pretext for intervention. The Turkish action led to the occupation of one third of the territory of Cyprus, a proclamation of a separate Turkish/Cypriot state and the displacement of nearly 200,000 Greek refugees. (Cyprus & Border & Division) ibid.
108,428. The dead zone is patrolled only by the United Nations. (Cyprus & Border & Division) ibid.
108,429. A loss that is emotional as well as material. (Cyprus & Border & Division) ibid.
108,430. The Wall is inescapable. On both sides of the Wall soldiers keep watch on each other as they have hour by hour for fifteen years. (Cyprus & Border & Division) ibid.
98,082. How did we get such a divided country? … The most fraught issue of all – the gulf between Inners and Outers. The new national divide. (European Union & United Kingdom & Great Britain & Brexit & Division) Life After Brexit: A Newsnight Special
120,309. Korea was arbitrarily divided along the 38th parallel … Neither was the war itself the organic result of decisions taken by the Korean people. (War & Black Ops & False Flag Attacks & Lies & Hoax & Division & Korea) The Corbett Report, Debunking a Century of War Lies, James Corbett online 2018