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Small Business Opportunity Center - Faculty
... scholar on same-sex marriage Leon Green, former dean renowned for pioneering work in the law of torts, especially causation and injuries to relations Steven Lubet, nationally recognized ... McGinnis, renowned expert on trade law and one of nation's leading scholars in the field of Constitutional Law ... history and jurisprudence Martin Redish, nationally renowned authority on the subjects of federal jurisdiction, civil procedure, and the First ...
Edo State House Of Assembly - Notable People
... to win the Commonwealth Writers Prize Odia Ofeimun, renowned poet and former president of the Association of Nigerian Authors Tiamiyu Bello-Osagie, distinguished medical practitioner and long-running ...
Denbigh High School (Newport News, Virginia) - Notable Alumni
... Tony Vinson, former NFL and NFL Europa running back Joe Wooten, renowned keyboardist Victor Wooten, renowned bass guitarist Robert Cray, renowned ...
List Of Royal College Colombo Alumni - Artists
... Musician and dancer Udayakantha Warnasuriya - Film director Lucky Senanayake - Renowned painter Senaka Senanayake- Renowned painter Mohamed Adamally - Renowned Dramatist Ishan Bahar ...
Thorsberg Chape
... "famous, renowned" or "not of ill fame, not dishonored." Similar double negatives are found on other runic inscriptions ... The translation of the inscription can thus be either "Wolthuthewaz is well-renowned," or "the servant of Ullr, the renowned." If the first part refers to the god Ullr, it is the only reference to ... in o wlþuþewaz / niwajmariz "inherited property of Wulthuthewaz, the renowned." However, the owner's name is not in the possessive case as would be expected with such a usage moreover ...

Famous quotes containing the word renowned:

    You sir, will bring down that renowned chair in which you sit into infamy if your seal is set to this instrument of perfidy; and the name of this nation, hitherto the sweet omen of religion and liberty, will stink to the world.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    No exorciser harm thee.
    Nor no witchcraft charm thee.
    Ghost unlaid forbear thee.
    Nothing ill come near thee.
    Quiet consummation have,
    And renowned be thy grave.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    To arrive at a just estimate of a renowned man’s character one must judge it by the standards of his time, not ours.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)