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Quotes of population

  1. Another cause of change, one less noticeable but fundamental, is the modern growth of population closely connected with scientific and medical discoveries. It is interesting that the United Nations has set up a special Commission to study this question. – Emily Greene Balch
  2. The forgotten world is made up primarily of the developing nations, where most of the people, comprising more than fifty percent of the total world population live in poverty, with hunger as a constant companion and fear of famine a continual menace. – Norman Borlaug
  3. We are 5 percent of the global population and consume a third of the total resources- on some level we should all feel guilty relative to the world. – Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  4. I am astonished each time I come to the U. S. by the ignorance of a high percentage of the population which knows almost nothing about Latin America or about the world. It's quite blind and deaf to anything that may happen outside the frontiers of the U. S. – Eduardo Galeano
  5. People in Medicaid ought to have access to the same insurance as the rest of the population If they are segregated, it will be a poor plan for poor people. – John Goodman
  6. Those 3, 000 jobs in Sioux Falls, based on our population back then in Sioux Falls, would have taken 300, 000 jobs in New York City to equal it at Citibank. – Bill Janklow
  7. Today we see a human population of over 6 billion people, many of whom have serious medical conditions, which either can't be treated or cannot be treated economically. – Ralph Merkle
  8. One of the great strengths of the United States is... we have a very large Christian population we do not consider ourselves a Christian nation or a Jewish nation or a Muslim nation. We consider ourselves a nation of citizens who are bound by ideals and a set of values. – Barack Obama
  9. Integral to the orb is our low cost long -range wireless radio data system and a protocol that allows us to send this data over 90% of the US population every 15 minutes throughout the day. – David Rose
  10. Israel would not do that, both because we cannot afford to be accused by the world of aggression and because we cannot, for security and social reasons, absorb in our midst a substantial Arab population – Moshe Sharett
  11. Imagine a political system so radical as to promise to move more of the poorest 20% of the population into the richest 20% than remain in the poorest bracket within the decade? You don't need to imagine it. It's called the United States of America. – Thomas Sowell
  12. Our fifty principal cities contain 39. 3 per cent of our entire German population and 45. 8 per cent of the Irish. Our ten larger cities only nine per cent of the entire population but 23 per cent of the foreign. – Josiah Strong
  13. The time is coming when the pressure of population on the means of subsistence will be felt here as it is now felt in Europe and Asia. Then will the world enter upon a new stage of its history- the final competition of races, for which the Anglo -Saxon is being schooled. – Josiah Strong
  14. A virulent, aggressive minority has decided that Americans don't know themselves what it is they should see, and need to be protected by people who are wiser than they are, even if they are only a tiny sliver of the population – Jock Sturges
  15. Beyond the Catholic exclusionary paradigm is a larger one which is the Christian one. Christians claim that if you don't believe in Christ, you can't get to heaven. Well that eliminates two thirds of the world's population – Neale Donald Walsch

Usage examples for population

  1. Certainly, there was a significant African influence on the entire population of the island. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  2. Mr. Berol could tell the population of any town in the world, of more than five thousand inhabitants. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  3. It happened in this manner: The country, during their absence, had grown a great deal in population – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  4. It'll be quite a place, too, because it'll start out with a population of over 500 natives, maybe a thousand. – The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  5. 1. They would afford society, form a public sentiment, and thus serve in a measure to keep children from the influence of a heathen population – Thoughts on Missions by Sheldon Dibble
  6. The affair passed off without much notice, however; and I believe it was generally forgotten by the population within an hour. – Recollections of Europe by J. Fenimore Cooper
  7. Its population large though it was, was composed wholly of boys. – The Adventures of Pinocchio by C. Collodi--Pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini
  8. " Oh, we shall not take the whole population with us," suggested Miss Anderson. – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  9. Of the ancient population there was not a trace left. – Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders or, The Underground Search for the Idol of Gold by Victor Appleton
  10. As might be expected, the native population has greatly increased. – Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877 by James Kennedy
  11. The friends must disperse from the large centres of population – The Light of Divine Guidance (Volume 1) by Shoghi Effendi
  12. How scattered the population of the settled country is may be judged from the fact that the average population is one individual to every six square miles. – Spinifex and Sand Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia by David W Carnegie
  13. Surely you don't think it would be a misfortune if our population increased so far that the world could recognise our existence." – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  14. Meantime the population began to grow. – Impressions of South Africa by James Bryce
  15. I have mentioned my suspicions respecting the writer of the article on population in the Edinburgh Review to several persons. – Letters of David Ricardo to Thomas Robert Malthus, 1810-1823 by David Ricardo
  16. The " front," with its special population was soon aware that something had happened. – 'Twixt Land & Sea by Joseph Conrad
  17. " What, sir," I exclaimed, in admiration, " the entire population – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper
  18. His palace is surrounded by a population of seven hundred families of the best weavers in the world, to whom he has given rent- free lands, and whose welfare he continually seeks. – Folk-Tales of Bengal by Lal Behari Day
  19. It is already considerable in extent, and, like its population is growing rapidly. – The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders by Ernest Scott
  20. Arriving in Milwaukee, they knew not what part of the State was best suited for them; but began to prospect for land, and finally settled near Green Bay, simply because a large portion of the population of that village could speak French, which was their own language. – Stories of the Badger State by Reuben Gold Thwaites

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