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  • Adjusting his aspirations from Tokyo to Helsinki, Louie rolled on.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • And shipped to Helsinki N.M.I.F. before the spring thaw begins.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • We have to go to Helsinki.’
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • We had a million laughs in Hamburg and West Berlin and East Berlin and Vienna and Salzburg and Helsinki, and in Leningrad, too.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five

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  • She checked to see if that was possibly one way to pronounce "Helsinki" before showing me the answer.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • They point to institutional review boards; the many professional guidelines, like the American Medical Association’s Code of Ethics (which requires doctors to inform patients if their tissue samples will be used in research or lead to profits); and several post Nuremberg codes, including the Declaration of Helsinki and the Belmont Report, all of which list consent as a requirement.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • He was in on a deal to buy some macaroni in Brazil and sell it in Helsinki.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • One to Copenhagen and one to Helsinki.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • Bank of Helsinki.
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • This attitude, however, had come under question more and more in recent years, particularly after Robert Hardh, the general secretary of the Swedish Helsinki Committee, submitted a report which examined the prosecutor general’s lack of initiative over a number of years.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest

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  • Helsinki’s Olympic stadium was partially collapsed, toppled by Soviet bombs.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • "Ten thousand dollars in Copenhagen, forty thousand D-marks in Helsinki" Peters put down his pencil.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • I’d never been to Helsinki before.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • "We were lucky the weather was very good in Helsinki," he said.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • Helsinki at the end of September.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • I had a bit of fun in Helsinki.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • Peters thought for a moment and then he asked: "What names did you use in Copenhagen and Helsinki?"
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • And for Helsinki, what name?
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • Did the Copenhagen or Helsinki banks ever write to you in London—to your alias, I mean?
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • Bank of Helsinki.
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • The Helsinki name?
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • He had to weigh the risk of damaging his plane against the risk to the woman’s life, and then, once that choice was made, he had to think through the implications of Helsinki versus Moscow for the sick passenger in the back.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • That morning, when they were leaving Helsinki, he had lined up the plane on the wrong runway, and his first officer had quickly pointed out the error.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • The Service gave me a phony British passport; I went to the Royal Scandinavian Bank in Copenhagen and the National Bank of Finland in Helsinki, deposited the money and drew a passbook on a joint account—for me in my alias and for someone else—the agent I suppose in his alias.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • Somehow the discussion ends with us trying on each other’s smartest outfits (Suze looks really good in my new Hobbs dress, much better than me), and by the time I get into bed, I’ve forgotten all about Luke Brandon, and Bank of Helsinki, and the rest of my disastrous day.
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • But most of all, he had to talk, to the passengers, to the doctors, to his copilot, to the second crew he woke up from their nap, to his superiors back home in Dubai, to ATC at Helsinki.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • It is safe to say that in the forty minutes that passed between the passenger’s stroke and the landing in Helsinki, there were no more than a handful of seconds of silence in the cockpit.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • If he thought Moscow was wrong, well, he would just go to Helsinki, and if Helsinki was going to bring him in with the wind, well, he was going to talk them into bringing him in against the wind.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • If he thought Moscow was wrong, well, he would just go to Helsinki, and if Helsinki was going to bring him in with the wind, well, he was going to talk them into bringing him in against the wind.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • When the first reports came in from Peters in The Hague, Mundt had only to look at the dates of Leamas’ visits to Copenhagen and Helsinki to realize that the whole thing was a plant—a plant to discredit Mundt himself.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • He now turned his attention to Operation "Rolling Stone," took Leamas once again through the special security complexities governing the circulation of the file, the letters to the Stockholm and Helsinki banks and the one reply which Leamas had received.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • "I didn’t want to tell you until I’d met you—but the recruitment director of Bank of Helsinki is over here for a meeting with our managing director.
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • I’ve been in Helsinki, for God’s sake."
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
  • Addressing himself to the Tribunal, Fiedler commented: "We had no reply from Helsinki.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • He paused and then continued: "Leamas’ visit to Helsinki—the second visit he made to deposit money—took place on about September twenty-fourth.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
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