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Knowing what you can not do is more important than knowing what you can do. In fact, that's good taste.

Lucille Ball Quotes

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To make one good action succeed another, is the perfection of goodness.

Ali Ibn-Abi-Talib Quotes

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Learning is not compulsory but neither is survival.

W. Edwards Deming Quotes

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The real problem is what to do with the problem-solvers after the problems are solved.

Gay Talese Quotes

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A man who strains himself on the stage is bound, if he is any good, to strain all the people sitting in the stalls.

Bertolt Brecht Quotes

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There are some people who knock the pyramids because they don't have elevators.

Jim Ferree Quotes

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Lack of discipline leads to frustration and self-loathing.

Marie Chapian Quotes

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You should make a point of trying every experience once, excepting incest and folk dancing.

Arnold Bax Quotes

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Bad experience is a school that only fools keep going to.

Ezra Taft Benson Quotes

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Even though these technological advances originally sought to control information and bring order to the office, in many instances they have done just the opposite. The electronic office promised to reduce paper work and lessen work loads, but it has, in fact, generated more information that must sill be printed and -even more challenging-be assimilated. Since computers entered office systems, paper utilization has increased six-fold.

Peter D. Moore Quotes

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Don't just learn the tricks of the trade. Learn the trade.

James Bennis Quotes

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Ostentation is the signal flag of hypocrisy.

Edwin Hubbel Chapin Quotes

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Prestige is the shadow of money and power. Where these are, there it is. Like the national market for soap or automobiles and the enlarged arena of federal power, the national cash-in area for prestige has grown, slowly being consolidated into a truly national system.

C. Wright Mills Quotes

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The worst men often give the best advice.

Philip James Bailey Quotes

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Just because nobody complains doesn't mean all parachutes are perfect.

Benny Hill Quotes

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I believe in grumbling; it is the politest form of fighting known.

Edgar Watson Howe Quotes

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Dignity belongs to the conquered.

Kenneth Burke Quotes

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At night, when the curtains are drawn and the fire flickers, my books attain a collective dignity.

Edward M. Forster Quotes

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No man or woman has achieved an effective personality who is not self-disciplined. Such discipline must not be an end in itself, but must be directed to the development of resolute Christian character.

John S. Bonnell Quotes

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While intelligent people can often simplify the complex, a fool is more likely to complicate the simple.

Gerald W. Grumet Quotes

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The poverty of our century is unlike that of any other. It is not, as poverty was before, the result of natural scarcity, but of a set of priorities imposed upon the rest of the world by the rich. Consequently, the modern poor are not pitied but written off as trash. The twentieth-century consumer economy has produced the first culture for which a beggar is a reminder of nothing.

John Berger Quotes

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The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl S. Buck Quotes

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We all of us need assistance. Those who sustain others themselves want to be sustained. - The Way of the Heart.

Maurice Hulst Quotes

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Don't take life seriously because you can't come out of it alive.

Warren Miller Quotes

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To have one's individuality completely ignored is like being pushed quite out of life--like being blown out as one blows out a light.

Evelyn Scott Quotes

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