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1 The keynote of Schweitzer's personal philosophy (which he considered to be his greatest contribution to mankind) was the idea of Reverence for Life ("Ehrfurcht vor dem Leben").

2 The emperor gave the keynote to his life in the last word that he uttered: when the tribune of the night-watch came to ask the password, he responded, "aequanimitas" (equanimity).

3 His denunciation of the royal dynasty of Israel and his emphatic insistence on the worship of Yahweh and Yahweh alone, illustrated by the contest between Yahweh and Baal on Mount Carmel (1 Kings 18), form the keynote to a period which culminated in the accession of Jehu, an event in which Elijah's chosen disciple Elisha was the leading figure and the Omride Dynasty was brutally defeated.

4 Perens delivered one of the keynote addresses at the 2012 linux.conf.au conference in Ballarat, Australia.

5 He was the keynote of CISL – Conferencia Internacional de Software Libre, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and keynoted a special event along with the Minister of software and innovation of Chubut Province, in Puerto Madrin, Patagonia, Argentina.

6 his life, not his death, was the keynote of their doctrine and their practice."

7 The unity of the church, especially between Jew and Gentile believers, is the keynote of the book.

8 The keynote of Cistercian life was a return to a literal observance of the Benedictine rule, rejecting the developments of the Benedictines.

9 During the keynote, id Software also demonstrated a Rage spin-off title running on the iPhone.

10 The emperor gave the keynote to his life in the last word that he uttered when the tribune of the night-watch came to ask the password – 'aequanimitas' (equanimity).

11 The keynote is given each Saturday morning in Kodak Hall at the Eastman School.

12 The result is that "such stylistic economy – more sophisticated, more challenging than he had employed before – is the keynote of the work."

13 The keynote of his whole policy was the acquisition of Norway as a compensation for the loss of Finland and Bernadotte proved anything but a puppet of France.

14 "Optimism is the keynote to Mao's intellectual orientation in the post-1949 period".

15 The problem of integration regarded as the search for a primitive function is the keynote of the book.

16 The keynote of Cistercian life was a return to literal observance of the Rule of St Benedict.

17 The Narconon website reports that the keynote of Narconon is that the “…individual is responsible for his own condition and that anyone can improve his condition if he is given a workable way to do so… man is basically good and it is pain, suffering, and loss that lead him astray.” It positions the program as an approach to rehabilitation without recourse to alternative drugs.

18 His insistence on veracity made him a formidable researcher, as Haddon puts it, "the keynote of Rivers was thoroughness.

19 Stark realism is the keynote of the writing and depiction, with no glossing of the sacrifices constantly being made by the sailors."

20 On August 24, 2007, Wheaton gave the keynote address for the yearly Penny Arcade Expo, which was subsequently made available online.