quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero

The Jews belong to a dark and repulsive force. One knows how numerous this clique is, how they stick together and what power they exercise through their unions. They are a nation of rascals and deceivers.

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

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By the power elite, we refer to those political, economic, and military circles which as an intricate set of overlapping cliques share decisions having at least national consequences. In so far as national events are decided, the power elite are those who decide them.

I strongly support European sanctions against Mugabe and his ruling clique.

We must do all in our power to help the people of Zimbabwe achieve their freedom and prosperity once again.

Nonconformists travel as a rule in bunches.

You rarely find a nonconformist who goes it alone. And woe to him inside a nonconformist clique who does not conform with nonconformity.

I don't really believe in cliques - I think everyone can be friends with everyone.

There's a lot of people that try to come between my clique and try to stop what we're doin', but we got no mercy for 'em.

We often surround ourselves with the people we most want to live with, thus forming a club or clique, not a community. Anyone can form a club; it takes grace, shared vision, and hard work to form a community.

Every clique is a refuge for incompetence.

It fosters corruption and disloyalty, it begets cowardice, and consequently is a burden upon and a drawback to the progress of the country. Its instincts and actions are those of the pack.

Community is and must be inclusive. The great enemy of community is exclusivity. Groups that exclude others because they are poor or doubters or divorced or sinners or of some different race or nationality are not communities; they are cliques--actually defensive bastions against community.

Every clique is a refuge for incompetence.

It fosters corruption and disloyalty, it begets cowardice, and consequently is a burden upon and a drawback to the progress of the country. Its instincts and actions are those of the pack.

Don't confine yourself to a select group of friends, often known as a clique.

Cliques by definition leave people out. Lock yourself into one, and you'll never know how many terrific friendships you may be missing.

My biggest problem in middle school was catty girls, cliques, and trying to figure out if I wanted to be a part of one of those, just figuring out who I was and all that.

I strongly believe that a small Jewish clique which has contempt for the mass of Jewish people worked with non-Jews to create the First World War, the Russian Revolution, and the Second World War. This Jewish/non-Jewish Elite used the First World War to secure the Balfour Declaration and the principle of the Jewish State of Israel.

The most important thing to a lot of people, is to belong to something that's hip or whatever. To be a part of something that's not society, just a clique.

No matter where you are in your life, whatever set of people you're with, it all still breaks down like high school does. You have your social cliques, you have the people you get along with, the people you don't and the people you're ambivalent about. All of the dynamics are still here.

In every high school, there is a clique.

I wasn't in school often enough to really belong to a 'clique,' but my friends all studied hard and got pretty good grades. They were good people with self-respect. I still like to be friends with people I admire something about; I really believe that we become like the people we're surrounded by, so I choose my friends carefully!

I don't belong to any school or clique or ghetto.

I don't have any preconceived ideas. I'm trying to serve a story and not a genre or a style.

When I look at music, everything is blurred, and I like it that way.

I grew up like that, hanging out with different types of people who listened to so many different types of music. I never wanted to be part of any one clique. I loved it all.

Try to have as diverse group of friends as possible and don't get into the the clique scenario.

The people I used to have around me from Nashville was showing love to the Cash Money clique on the strength of Buck trying to make it; making sure Buck gets to where he gots to go.

With artists of my own generation there was at first no group identity - and never a clique.

These international bankers and Rockefeller Standard Oil interests control the majority of newspapers and the columns of these papers to club into submission or drive out of public office officials who refuse to do the bidding of the powerful corrupt cliques which compose the invisible government.

In high school I definitely had a clique of friends.

And what I loved about it was that we were healthy and good girls.

Word on road is the clique about to blow. You ain't gotta run and tell nobody they already know

Don't ever tell anyone where you bought something.

If you get a complement say, "Thank you. I got it in Europe.

Bean, what's one step worse then a fashion don't?....a fashion don't even THINK about it.

I've never been much given to little social cliques.

The worst cliques are those which consist of one man.

Loser loser, double loser, whatever, as if, get the picture. DUH!

These girls want nothing to do with last season's clothes.

I'm not, nor is anybody I know in government part of a nasty right wing clique.

Call it stubborn, call it ignorant, call it what you want, but I don't think I have to join a particular faith or culture or creed or religion just to fit in, since I was part of the clique since it's inception.

There are cliques in Bollywood, and people stick together, but I have always tried to stick to my work. As an industry, Bollywood is very competitive, and I'm very competitive as a person, but I've never been a part of any clique, and I've always worked with all actors and directors, all camps.

I didn't know I wanted to do films until I started to do them.

Very few films are made in Mexico and film-making belonged to a very specific group, a clique.

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