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  • many times at short intervals; "we often met over a cup of coffee"
  • frequently or in great quantities; "I don''t drink much"; "I don''t travel much"

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'Often' example sentence in quotations


* Man is never honestly the fatalist, nor even the stoic. He fights his fate, often desperately. He is forever entering bold exceptions to the rulings of the bench of gods. This fighting, no doubt, makes for human progress, for it favors the strong and the brave. It also makes for beauty, for lesser men try to escape from a hopeless and intolerable world by creating a more lovely one of their own. - H.L. Mencken

* Watch what people are cynical about, and one can often discover what they lack. - Harry Emerson Fosdick

* The most important things to say are those which often I did not think necessary for me to say -- because they were too obvious. - Andr Gide


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  • Universal health care: the affordable dream
    Universal health care is often presented as an idealistic goal that remains out of reach for all but the richest nations. That’s not the case, writes Amartya Sen. Look at what has been achieved... (Visited 40 times, 40 visits this week) The post Universal health care: the affordable dream appeared first on ALIRAN . Read more on this news related to 'Often'
  • Are you micromanaging your team?
    How often do you hear team members complain that they are being micromanaged in their workplace? Read more on this news related to 'Often'
  • Rural America's Silent Housing Crisis
    Conversations about affordable housing are often dominated with the question of how to get lower-income residents in expensive cities—like New York, Los Angeles, or San Francisco (and their surrounding areas)—safe, affordable places to live. In rural America, it's both prices and the terrible condition of existing homes that are problematic. Few people thi Read more on this news related to 'Often'

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