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Quotes with present

 ?? Peter Carey (novelist)
Tocqueville opened a door I could enter. I saw the present in the past. It was accessible, imaginable.
About his book Parrot and Olivier in America (2010) that was loosely based on events in the life of Alexis de Tocqueville.
 ?? James Gleick
Reporters doing TV news in real-time are an oxymoron: You can’t gather news and present it at the same time. Part of newsgathering is the gathering part.
Discussing the new and old media in an interview with Maureen Dowd in New York Times articel published on April 24, 2013.
 ?? Alice Marble
If tennis is a game for ladies and gentlemen, it's also time we acted a little more like gentlepeople and less like sanctimonious hypocrites. If Althea Gibson represents a challenge to the present crop of women players, it's only fair that they should meet that challenge on the courts.
Editorial in American Lawn Tennis magazine on July 1, 1950. She was addressing segregation policy in the sport of tennis that excluded African-Americans. Finally, Althea Gibson became the first black to complete in United States national tennis championship on August 28, 1950, years before Jackie Robinson.