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"East is East, and West is San Francisco" - O Henry

"Oh East is East and West is West and never the twain shall meet." - Rudyard Kipling

"East of the sun and west of the moon." - Edith Pattou

"If I'm going east and west, nothing's happening" - Jamal Lewis

"You can't go east and west at the same time." - Jean Charest

"If I'm going east and west, nothing's happening." - Jamal Lewis

"East and West are coming together. Whether in peace or anarchy - they are coming together. There needn't be a clash between East and West, between Islam and Europe." - Orhan Pamuk

"Take the understanding of the East and the knowledge of the West-and then seek." - G. I. Gurdjieff

"I've benefited from the best of both societies and both cultures, East and West." - Abdallah Ii Of Jordan

"The relationship between East and West needs to be and can be fixed via pop culture." - Wang Leehom

"I've benefited from the best of both societies and both cultures, East and West." - Abdallah II

"The problem is that the East is producing missiles and the West is producing pacifists." - Francois Mitterrand

"Oh, the little birds sang east, and the little birds sang west." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

"If it's easter than east and wester than west, it must be north." - Jessica Day George

"Better, the perfect, easy discipline of the swallows dip and swoop, without east or west." - Gary Snyder

"Unfortunately we just toured the East and West coasts so we didn't run into any rednecks." - Ville Valo

"I have been influenced in my thinking by both west and east." - Nelson Mandela

"Slowly, very slowly, like two unhurried compass needles, the feet turned towards the right; north, north-east, east, south-east, south, south-south-west; then paused, and after a few seconds, turned as unhurriedly back towards the left. South-south-west, south, south-east, east..." - Aldous Huxley

"East is East, and West is San Francisco, according to Californians. Californians are a race of people; they are not merely inhabitants of a State." - O Henry

"I think that we're beginning to globalize medicine now. You have to take Eastern approaches and bring them to the West, and share West with the East." - Mehmet Oz

"Heaven has a north and a south and an east and a west. Consequently, it must be a planet." - Kenneth Copeland

"The real struggle is not between East and West, or capitalism and communism, but between education and propaganda." - Martin Buber

"This clash of the culture, East and the West, us and them, Muslim and Christian, does not exist." - Marjane Satrapi

"The fear of capitalism has compelled socialism to widen freedom, and the fear of socialism has compelled capitalism to increase equality. East is West and West is East, and soon the twain will meet." - Will Durant

"Ukraine must once again be revered and respected by its citizens as well as the East and the West." - Viktor Yushchenko

"The real war is not between the West and the East. The real war is between intelligent and stupid people." - Marjane Satrapi

"I was born and raised in Los Angeles. I split my time between the West Coast and the East." - Tessa Thompson

"We also want to try and slow down all this foolishness that's going on between the East and West. We gotta understand that Hip Hop is now universal. Hip Hop is not East coast or West coast." - Afrika Bambaataa

"Ameen Rihani, one of the earliest Arab Americans, devoted his life to bringing the East and the West together. We are not of the East or the West, he wrote. No boundaries exist in our breast: We are free." - Kofi Annan

"Let's absurdify life, from east to west. Let us play hide-and-seek with our consciousness of living." - Fernando Pessoa

"East, to the dawn, or west or south or north! Loose rein upon the neck of - and forth!" - Richard Hovey

"Historically, the East was more concerned with understanding the mind and the West was more involved in understanding matter." - Dalai Lama

"There is an orientalism in the most restless pioneer, and the farthest west is but the farthest east." - Henry David Thoreau

"I think, for East and West, the first thing we need is a good grounding in basic Buddhadharma." - Tenzin Palmo

"I lost a few goddesses while moving south to north and also some gods while moving east to west." - Wislawa Szymborska

"Last night I was east with them And west within Trying to be for you what you wanna see." - Ben Folds

"East, to the dawn, or west or south or north! Loose rein upon the neck of-and forth!" - Richard Hovey

"I would heartily welcome the union of East and West provided it is not based on brute force." - Mahatma Gandhi

"I am the bridge between the East and the West. I don't want to abandon one for the other." - Mia

"You know, North Korea situation is far worse than East Germany, and South Korea is weaker than West Germany." - Kim Dae Jung

"The West coast money and the East coast money, in an ever-increasing manner, is finding its way to Chicago." - Eric Lefkofsky

"We can realise a lasting peace and transform the East-West relationship to one of enduring co-operation." - George H W Bush

"I have become a queer mixture of the East and the West, out of place everywhere, at home nowhere." - Jawaharlal Nehru

"OH, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth, When two strong men stand face to face, tho' they come from the ends of the earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"OH, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth, When two strong men stand face to face, tho" they come from the ends of the earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgement Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth, When two strong men stand face to face, tho' they come from the ends of earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat; But there is neither East nor West, border, nor breed, nor birth, When two strong men stand face to face, though they come from the ends of the earth!" - Rudyard Kipling

"In Christ there is no East nor West." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"If the East loves infinity, the West delights in boundaries." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"From north to south, from east to west." - Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas

"If you want to go east, don't go west." - Ramakrishna

"We face neither East nor West: we face forward." - Kwame Nkrumah

"The Americans are a very lucky people. They're bordered to the north and south by weak neighbors, and to the east and west by fish." - Otto Von Bismarck

"We know where they are [Iraq's weapons of mass destruction]. They're in the area around Tikrit and Baghdad and east, west, south and north somewhat." - Donald Rumsfeld

"The conflict is not between Christianity and Islam or between East and West - instead, it is between stupid people and other stupid people." - Terry Pratchett

"The Philippines is in a strategic position. It is both East and West, right and left, rich and poor. We are neither here nor there." - Imelda Marcos

"The United States supports a strong, united Ukraine with productive and peaceful relationships with both the East and the West, with both Russia and Europe." - Joe Biden

"We put things in order - God does the rest. Lay an iron bar east and west, it is not magnetized. Lay it north and south and it is." - Horace Mann

"I just feel that the East and the West are two different worlds. I sometimes get saddened when I see that very few writers of color are published or reviewed in East Coast presses and magazines." - Sandra Cisneros

"The problems that the world faces - from nuclear proliferation to climate change - can't be tackled by the West alone. They need a coalition of not just West and East, but they need a coalition of Christian and Jew and Muslim." - David Miliband

"In America there must be only citizens, not divided by grade, first and second, but citizens, east, west, north, and south." - John F Kennedy

"There's the South Pole, said Christopher Robin, and I expect there's an East Pole and a West Pole, though people don't like talking about them." - A A Milne

"... the first step of the terrible journey toward feeling somebody should act, that ends in utter confusion and hopelessness, east of the sun and west of the moon." - John Ashbery

"In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create distinctions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true." - Buddha

"My last wish is that Germany realize its entity and that an understanding be reached between East and West. I wish peace to the world." - Joachim von Ribbentrop

"My angel,-his name is Freedom,- Choose him to be your king; He shall cut pathways east and west, And fend you with his wing." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"My angel, - his name is Freedom, Choose him to be your king; He shall cut pathways east and west. And fend you with his wing." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Battle, with the sword, has cut many a Gordian knot in twain which all the wit of East and West, of Northern and Border statesmen, could not untie." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The future belongs to you. Should anyone insult you, tell yourself this: I am a child of destiny who will unite East and West and change the world." - Adeline Yen Mah

"I went to the West and saw Islam, but no Muslims; I got back to the East and saw Muslims, but not Islam." - Muhammad Abduh

"In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create disticntions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true." - Gautama Buddha

"When the enemy comes with shame and blame, tell him to go measure the distance from east to west and get back to you." - Louie Giglio

"I stroke it to the East, and I stroke it to the West, and I stroke it to the woman that I love best. I be strokin'." - Clarence Carter

"We have to adopt a wider perspective, and always find common things between the people of north, east, south, and west. Conflict comes from the basis of differencs." - Dalai Lama

"The East and the West in the spring of the world shall blend / As a man and a woman that plight / Their troth in the warm spring night." - Richard Hovey

"Loud I howled through the moonlit wastes, Loud answered our kith and kin; From west and east to the crimson feast The clan came tramping in." - Langdon Smith

"The East and the West in the spring of the world shall blend As a man and a woman that plight Their troth in the warm spring night." - Richard Hovey

"The creation of Physics is the shared heritage of all mankind. East and West, North and South have equally participated in it." - Abdus Salam

"People have said, 'Let's build bridges,' and frankly, I want to do more than that. I would like break to the walls of ignorance between East and West." - Almayassa Bint Hamad Bin

"Therefore, the observation must be explicitly made: In the Middle East and in the Muslim world, suspicions linger concerning the objectives of the West and notably the US." - Recep Tayyip Erdogan

"Khan let Polo be his eyes and ears. He was the first one to build a bridge between East and West." - Benedict Wong

"I am a big PETA supporter, and their East Coast headquarters is the Sam Simon building, and their West Coast headquarters is in the Bob Barker building." - Sam Simon

"I deal with cultural issues whether they be in the Middle East, Far East, the Orient or the West. You broach questions in the context of their culture and then present Christian answers." - Ravi Zacharias

"Life's too short when you find yourself sitting in a car for four hours every day trying to get from East L.A. to West L.A. to Hollywood and then back to East L.A." - Garrett Hedlund

"Hong Kong represents the kind of Asia with which both West and East are comfortable, ... ... It offers, in that sense, a vision for the future of Asia." - Chris Patten

"There are four directions: North, South, East, and West. We are going in the fifth direction, which is the direction of stories." - Sean Taylor

"I was halfway across America, at the dividing line between the East of my youth and the West of my future." - Jack Kerouac

"The man who remains in his sin will be damned just as surely as the sun comes up in the east and goes down in the west." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"The East contemplated the forest the West counted the trees...the mind that knows that trees and the forest is a new mind." - Marilyn Ferguson

"We have to see that all regions of India, particularly the east and west, are brought on par in development parameters." - Narendra Modi

"East is west, up is down, and being falsely arrested for getting your C.O.'s throat cut is a simplification. I must be on Barrayar." - Lois Mcmaster Bujold

"In the East, as in the West, newspapers are fast becoming people's Bible, Koran, Zend-Avesta and Gita all rolled into one." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Biography is a very definite region bounded on the north by history, on the south by fiction, on the east by obituary, and on the west by tedium." - Philip Guedalla

"East and West, most societies have come to believe that competition will produce more prosperity for more people than a planned economy. I share that belief." - Anthony Lewis

"For years, the West supported Mubarak and gave aid for what it hoped was stability - but was actually stagnation - in the Middle East." - Ahmed Zewail

"In the Far East, we look at life in terms of circles. In the West, they look at life more in terms of squares and rectangles." - Frederick Lenz

"The key issue is the shift of the centre of gravity from the West to the East, the rise of China and India." - Klaus Schwab

"In the West, the spirit is separate from the body. In the East these are things that are very real and concrete." - Li Hongzhi

"For me, personally, Detroit is a melting pot for everything. We get the best from the East Coast, West Coast and down South." - Big Sean

"We don't like their sound, and guitar music is on the way out. Well, art is art, isn't it? Still, on the other hand, water is water! And east is east and west is west and if you take cranberries and stew them like applesauce they taste much more like prunes than rhubarb does. Now, uh... Now you tell me what you know." - Groucho Marx

"Well, Art is Art, isn't it? Still, on the other hand, water is water. And east is east and west is west and if you take cranberries and stew them like applesauce they taste much more like prunes than rhubarb does. Now you tell me what you know." - Groucho Marx

"One of the dreams of Zionism was to be a bridge. Instead, we are creating exclusion between the East and the West instead of creating bridges; we are contributing to the conflict between East and West by our stupid desire to have more." - A B Yehoshua

"The West is concentration of the mind: the East is meditation of the mind. The West is thinking: the East is non-thinking. The West is mind: the East is no-mind." - Rajneesh

"Eurasia's main axis is east/west, whereas the main axis of the Americas is north/south. Eurasia's east/west axis meant that species domesticated in one part of Eurasia could easily spread thousands of miles at the same latitude, encountering the same day-length and climate to which they were already adapted." - Jared Diamond

"The West can teach the East how to get a living, but the East must eventually be asked to show the West how to live." - Tehyi Hsieh

"Nothing has changed in our relationship with East West. We have no relationship with East West. We've been withholding our labour for almost seven years now." - Andrew Eldritch

"It was because of my great interest in the West, and my belief that its development would be assisted by the interest I could awaken in others, that I decided to bring the West to the East through the medium of the Wild West Show." - Buffalo Bill

"Istanbul ... the constant beating of the wave of the East against the rock of the West ..." - Susan Moody

"Be not too strict - too far east is west. You may lose all by demanding all." - Amelia Barr

"In the East, they contemplate the forest; in the West, they count the trees." - Wayne Dyer

"Before I became the 'Great Test of the West," I was the 'Beast of the East.'" - Shaquille O'Neal

"I would rather die going to the west than live by staying in the east." - Xuanzang

"Per capita the East Germans drank more than twice as much as their West German counterparts." - Anna Funder

"The world is a sphere, there is no East or West." - Ai Weiwei

"West is too materialist; East is too spiritual; North is too cold; South is too loose!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Sublime tobacco! which from east to west Cheers the tar's labor or the Turkman's rest." - Lord Byron

"One flew east, One flew west, One flew over the cuckoo's nest." - Ken Kesey

"Attitude is attitude, whether you're a West Coast gangster or East Coast gangster, you know?" - Paul Walker

"I'm so much more of an East Coast girl than a West Coast girl." - Lexa Doig

"I am neither of the East nor of the West, no boundaries exist within my breast." - Rumi

"The really good music, whether of the East or of the West, cannot be analyzed." - Albert Einstein

"Kusewera, an organization that fosters orphanages in Africa and the Philippines and encourages through creative play and education. Anything and everything that supports cancer research. East West Players, the oldest and biggest Asian American theater in the U.S." - Reggie Lee

"News is that which comes from the North, East, West and South, and if it comes from only one point on the compass, then it is a class; publication and not news." - Benjamin Disraeli

"A truly good book is something as natural, and as unexpectedly and unaccountably fair and perfect, as a wild-flower discovered on the prairies of the West or in the jungles of the East." - Henry David Thoreau

"Very clever implementation techniques are required to implement this insanity correctly and usefully, not to mention that code written with this feature used and abused east and west is exceptionally exciting to debug." - Erik Naggum

"Christianity brought something new and revolutionary: freedom and unconditional dignity for each individual, regardless of his religion, culture or nationality. But the East and the West have parted ways since the Crusades." - Walter Kasper

"T is in worldly accidents, As in the world itself, where things most distant Meet one another: Thus the east and west, Upon the globe a mathematical point Only divides: Thus happiness and misery, And all extremes, are still contiguous." - John Denham

"I love the look of you, the lure of you The sweet of you, and the pure of you The eyes, the arms, and the mouth of you The east, west, north, and the south of you." - Cole Porter

"The East will be seen to rush to the West and the South to the North in confusion round and about the universe, with great noise and trembling or fury." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"I inhale great draught of space...the east and west are mine...and the north and south are mine...I am grandeur than I thought...I did not know i held so much goodness." - Walt Whitman

"We face a brutal enemy who will kill the innocent for one purpose and that is to gain control of the Middle East and to use the leverage of oil to bring down the West, and to attack us again." - Karl Rove

"The future of humanity will move closer and closer toward the approach of Zen, because the meeting of the East and West is possible only through something like Zen, which is earthly and yet unearthly." - Rajneesh

"Die happily and look forward to taking up a new and better form. Like the sun, only when you set in the west can you rise in the east." - Rumi

"I would want to conceive of philosophy as grounded in the very long humanist tradition that is the best of the West, which is open to the East and North and South." - Cornel West

"Jessamine flushed. "Ugh! Charlotte, Will's being vexing." "And the sun has come up in the east," said Jem to no one in particular. ... "And the sun comes up in the WEST," said Will, who had apparently heard Jem's earlier comment." - Cassandra Clare

"Here again we witness the single outcome of a worldwide process, with East and West yielding the same results, and once again for the same reason: Men have forgotten God." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"One ship drives East, and one drives West, By the selfsame wind that blows; It's the set of the sails, and not the gales, Which determines the way it goes." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"The main barrier between East and West today is that the white man is not willing to give up his superiority and the colored man is no longer willing to endure his inferiority." - Pearl S Buck

"We were young, we were merry, we were very, very wise, And the door stood open at our feast, When there passed us a woman with the West in her eyes, And a man with his back to the East." - Mary Elizabeth Coleridge

"When East meets West, amazing design happens. L'Alahambra rug is a marriage of the clean line and simplicity of Western graphic design meets the complexity and beauty of Eastern pattern." - Genevieve Gorder

"Terrorism is not a limited threat, it is a world wide operation. Today, many countries in the east, and in the west, in the north, and in the south, have been the targets of the nefarious designs of terrorists." - Pratibha Patil

"Be Americans. Let there be no sectionalism, no North, South, East or West. You are all dependent on one another and should be one in union. In one word, be a nation. Be Americans, and be true to yourselves." - George Washington

"The children of the prophets of the Lord, Prince, priest, and people, spurned by zealot hate. Hounded from sea to sea, from state to state, The West refused them, and the East abhorred. No anchorage the known world could afford." - Emma Lazarus

"The first woman minister, Antoinette Brown, had to meet ridicule and opposition that can hardly be conceived to-day. Now there are women ministers, east and west, all over the country." - Lucy Stone

"He was my North, my South, my East and West, My working week and my Sunday rest, My noon, my midnight, my talk, my song; I thought that love would last for ever: I was wrong." - W H Auden

"East Side, West Side, all around the town The kids sang 'ring around rosie,' 'London Bridge is falling down' Boys and girls together, me and Mamie O'Rourke We tripped the light fantastic on the sidewalks of New York." - James W. Blake

"OCCIDENT, n. The world lying west (or east) of the Orient. Largely inhabited by Christians, powerful sub-tribe of the Hypocrites, whose principal industries are murder and cheating, which they are pleased to call war and commerce." - Ambrose Bierce

"One ship drives east and another drives west With the selfsame winds that flow. 'Tis the set of sails and not the gales Which tells us the way to go." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"He was my North, my South, my East and West, My working week and my Sunday rest, My noon, my midnight, my talk, my song; I thought that love would last forever: I was wrong." - W H Auden

"It's been interesting to see how similar audiences in the East and West are, actually, and how it makes you realize that when politicians emphasize the differences between our cultures, it's usually because it benefits them more so than us." - Asghar Farhadi



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