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  • They scattered with no melody, no harmony, no rhythm to hold them.
  • The thought of the John Galt Line ran through his mind like a harmony under the confident sound of his words.

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  • Are you going to endanger the harmony of your community, your fellowship with your neighbors, your standing, reputation, good name and financial security-for the sake of an illusion?
  • She was a girl in her late twenties, whose quietly harmonious, impenetrable face had a quality matching the best designed office equipment; she was one of his most ruthlessly competent employees; her manner of performing her duties suggested the kind of rational cleanliness that would consider any element of emotion, while at work, as an unpardonable immorality.
  • The product of a harmonious collaboration between the humanitarian spirit of our leaders and the scientific genius of John Galt!
  • She barely listened, she was conscious only of the flow of chords that seemed to play an underscoring harmony for the flow of the smoke curving slowly from her cigarette, for the curving motion of her arm moving the cigarette to her lips once in a while.
  • It will promote peace, stability and-as we have indicated-harmony.
  • The new capital of the People’s Commonwealth is Harmony City, henceforth to be known as Meigsville!
  • The sleet of the following morning fell down on front-page stories announcing that a constructive, harmonious conference between John Galt and the country’s leaders, on the previous afternoon, had produced "The John Galt Plan," soon to be announced.
  • If connected, his words would have formed the sentence: I’ll show him that there is no other way to live on earth! . The scattered lights in the distance ahead were the barracks erected on the site of Project X, now known as Harmony City.

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as in: live together harmoniously Define
co-existing peacefully; or having components that are combined in a pleasing way
as in: soothing, harmonious music Define
pleasing -- especially of music or sound
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