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Top 100 Expense Quotes

#1. If you want to gain market share at your competitor's expense - look for a customer that's suffering from too much complexity and simplify it. - Author: Peter Cohan
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#2. Any experiment of interest in life will be carried out at your own expense - Author: John Wilmot
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#3. In truth, the care and expense of our fathers aims only at furnishing our heads with knowledge; of judgement and virtue, little news. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#4. A joke is never a joke if it is at the expense of another person's feelings - Author: Heather Wolf
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#5. Those who prepared for all the emergencies of life beforehand may equip themselves at the expense of joy. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#6. But don't I have any freedom of speech?"
"In your own house. Not in mine."
"Don't I have a right to my own ideas?"
"At your own expense. Not at mine."
"Don't you tolerate any differences of opinion?"
"Not when I'm paying the bills. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#7. If freedom led to wider inequality, I would prefer that to a world in which I got artificial equality at the expense of freedom. My objective, my god ... is freedom of individuals to pursue their own values. - Author: Milton Friedman
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#8. In the long run, stability cannot be purchased at the expense of liberty. - Author: George W. Bush
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#9. The frame is the pimp of painting; it enhances it, but it must never shine at the painting's expense. - Author: Edgar Degas
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#10. Don't indulge your ego at the expense of your soul. - Author: Rick Warren
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#11. I have often thought that nothing would do more extensive good at small expense than the establishment of a small circulating library in every county, to consist of a few well-chosen books, to be lent to the people of the country under regulations as would secure their safe return in due time. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#12. Not every man in the Senate is some kind of masterful schemer, exerting all his energies to acquire more power and influence at the expense of all others." "No," Isana agreed. "Some of them are incompetent schemers. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#13. I certainly understand very much what it's (like when) an expense comes up and you're trying to figure out how to pay for it. - Author: Mary Higgins Clark
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#14. I imagine, like all his predecessors, Barak Obama would like to achieve greatness in bringing peace in the Middle East. I hope it will not be at the expense of Israel. - Author: Elie Wiesel
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#15. A culture that values production over life values the wrong things, because it will produce things at the expense of living beings, human or otherwise. - Author: Derrick Jensen
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#16. Be a peacemaker but never at the expense of your character or God's standards. - Author: Jim George
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#17. What is the sign of every literary decadence? That life no longer dwells in the whole. The word becomes sovereign and leaps out of the sentence, the sentence reaches out and obscures the meaning of the page, the page gains life at the expense of the whole - the whole is no longer a whole. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#18. Our military should spare no expense to ensure the safety of our troops, particularly as they confront a hostile insurgency and roadside bombs throughout Iraq. - Author: Christopher Dodd
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#19. Personally, I think neutral is just another way of saving your own ass at the expense of someone else's. - Author: Laurell K. Hamilton
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#20. Was Apollo worth all the effort and expense? If it had been about the Moon, the answer would be no, but it wasn't, it was about the Earth. The answer is yes. The only thing I can't see in all this is a rationale for going back. Unless we could find a way to take everyone. - Author: Andrew Smith
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#21. Whereas experts spend more time diagnosing the situation and less time choosing a course of action, novices are inclined to focus on possible actions at the expense of situation assessment. - Author: Emma Barrett
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#22. Selfishness at the expense of others happiness is demonism. - Author: Henry Ward Beecher
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#23. Western society has many flaws, and it is good for an educated person to have thought some of these through, even at the expense of losing a lecture or two to tear gas. - Author: Robert B. Laughlin
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#24. Life has a whimsical way of kicking you in the throat. I find it to
be one huge cosmic joke at our expense, only nobody is laughing
but the forces that be - given that they are even a wee bit human. - Author: Lori Goldson
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#25. As the whole conquest never put the crown to any expense. - Author: Bernal Diaz Del Castillo
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#26. I'll confess that I don't watch the Olympics, but you'd have to be living under a rock to be unaware of the corruption and the expense. An amorphous organization with no transparency, unclear lines of responsibility, huge amounts of politics and a great deal of unearned power. - Author: Seth Godin
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#27. Distinction is purchased at the expense of sympathy - Author: Letitia Elizabeth Landon
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#28. Forgiveness is the economy of the heart. ... forgiveness saves the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits. - Author: Hannah More
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#29. I was going to dine at the television company's expense with one of the most beautiful women in show business and some television producer with an inferiority complex. In my experience, there's always a price. - Author: V.T. Davy
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#30. Be advised that all flatterers live at the expense of those who listen to them. - Author: Jean De La Fontaine
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#31. It seems hopeless, hopeless. Those who eat meat [at public expense] are a mean, selfish lot, and so the country is doomed. Our only hope lies in the grass-roots folk who eat our traditional food. - Author: Yoshida Shoin
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#32. Voiding likewise the accumulation of debt, not only by shunning occasions of expense, but by vigorous exertions in time of peace to discharge the debts, which unavoidable wars may have occasioned, not ungenerously throwing upon posterity the burthen, which we ourselves ought to bear. - Author: George Washington
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#33. There was some more good-natured laughter at the expense of women. - Author: Zora Neale Hurston
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#34. It is the ignorant person who seeks his or her own ends at the expense of the greater whole. It is the ignorant person, therefore, who is the selfish person. The truly wise person is never selfish. - Author: Ralph Waldo Trine
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#35. Avoid getting wrapped up in things - especially status purchases - as these often come at the expense of people and relationships. - Author: Wanda Urbanska
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#36. Cuban cigars is a big expense because I do smoke a lot of them, eight to 12 a day, so that would be almost as bad as a cocaine habit, a hundred bucks a day. - Author: Kinky Friedman
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#37. Katherine, who tried so hard in London to be best friends with Virginia Woolf, who hated her, because Katherine was the kind of naif-imbecile that the literary men adored and championed at her expense. - Author: Chris Kraus
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#38. Every government interference in the economy consists of giving an unearned benefit, extorted by force, to some men at the expense of others. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#39. The Council of the Royal Society is a collection of men who elect each other to office and then dine together at the expense of this society to praise each other over wine and give each other medals. - Author: Charles Babbage
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#40. It is the custom of Venice to paint on canvas, either because it does not split and is not worm-eaten, or because pictures can be made of any size desired, or else for convenience ... so that they can be sent anywhere with very little trouble and expense. - Author: Giorgio Vasari
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#41. All to whom want is terrible, upon whatever principle, ought to think themselves obliged to learn the sage maxims of our parsimonious ancestors, and attain the salutary arts of contracting expense; for without economy none can be rich, and with it few can be poor. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#42. My dad worked several jobs to pay for my expense in skating. - Author: Nancy Kerrigan
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#43. I'm terrified of getting what I'm not deserving of, feeling that I've got something for nothing ... at the expense of brilliant starving writers all over the world. But I have to hope these people who are helping me have integrity. - Author: Nick McDonell
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#44. Civilization does everything for the mind and favors it entirely at the expense of the body. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#45. I started out in stand-up, so it's very satisfying to make people laugh, but it usually means at your own expense. - Author: Debra Winger
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#46. People invest in companies in order to get a share of the profit that company will make. If the Government increases its share of the profits, potential profits, at the expense of the owners of the company, the shareholders, then that makes investment in that company less attractive. - Author: Malcolm Turnbull
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#47. It is very creditable when a woman gets into politics. She does this at the expense of responsibilities toward her home and family and should be lauded for this. - Author: Preneet Kaur
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#48. Vivisection is a social evil because if it advances human knowledge, it does so at the expense of human character. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#49. One occupation can expand only at the expense of all other occupations. - Author: Henry Hazlitt
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#50. I'm competitive with myself, not at the expense of everything around me. I never wanted to be a movie star. I just wanted to act. - Author: Clive Owen
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#51. You listen to any monologue on late-night TV or just in general, to people talking, and there's always a joke at someone's expense. It's sarcasm; it's nasty. Kids grow up hearing that, and they think that's what humor is, and they think it's OK. But that negativity permeates the entire planet. - Author: Ellen DeGeneres
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#52. The studios are making fewer films. They are making more expensive films. Profits are tougher to come by. Not only because of the expense of production. But also because of the expense of promotion and hype. To boil that all down, it's more about hype than it is about filmmaking. - Author: William Friedkin
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#53. I look coolly in to the blue eyes of the person who is now my greatest opponent, the person who would keep me alive at his own expense. And I promise myself I will defeat his plan. - Author: Suzanne Collins
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#54. In Bengal, Hindus are known to crack jokes at the expense of their gods and goddesses and that's what I did. - Author: Sunil Gangopadhyay
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#55. There are certain queer times and occasions in this strange mixed affair we call life when a man takes this whole universe for a vast practical joke, though the wit thereof he but dimly discerns, and more than suspects that the joke is at nobody's expense but his own. - Author: Herman Melville
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#56. Grudge no expense - yield to no opposition - forget fatigue - till, by the strength of prayer and sacrifice, the spirit of love shall have overcome . - Author: Maria Weston Chapman
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#57. A great deal of the bad writing in the world comes simply from writing too quickly. Of course you reply, "I do it to save time". A very good object, no doubt: but what right have you to do it at your friend's expense? Isn't his time as valuable as yours? - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#58. Blight has descended on our regulatory agencies
and a dry rot, beginning in Washington, is seeping into every corner of America
in the payola mentality, the expense account way of life, the confusion between what is legal and what is right. - Author: John F. Kennedy
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#59. Education is not an expense, but it is the capital ready to be invested.
The return depends on the wisdom you gained. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#60. I always thought that being at Time and tweaking your bosses and exploiting your expense account was just fun. Just joyous. - Author: Joel Stein
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#61. In favor of southern womanhood as much as anybody, but not for preserving polite fiction at the expense of human life. - Author: Harper Lee
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#62. The important prediction is not the automobile, but the parking problem; not radio, but the soap opera; not the income tax, but the expense account; not the Bomb, but the nuclear stalemate - Author: Isaac Asimov
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#63. The objective is to enlarge the scope of your advantage which can only happen at someone else's expense. - Author: Bruce Henderson
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#64. One of the most ordinary weaknesses of the human intellect is to seek to reconcile contrary principles, and to purchase peace at the expense of logic. - Author: Alexis De Tocqueville
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#65. Postmodernism is among other things a sick joke at the expense of revolutionary avant-gardism. - Author: Terry Eagleton
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#66. No human being should ever be patient with prejudice at the expense of its victims" The late Rev. William Sloane Coffin - Author: Robert Alper
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#67. No person will deny that the highest degree of attainable accuracy is an object to be desired, and it is generally found that the last advances towards precision require a greater devotion of time, labour, and expense, than those which precede them. - Author: Charles Babbage
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#68. Once we considered education a public expense; we know now that it is a public investment. - Author: Lyndon B. Johnson
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#69. Social order at the expense of liberty is hardly a bargain - Author: Marquis De Sade
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#70. The business man who gains success at the expense of the poor and miserable gains nil respect from his peers. - Author: Clarence H. Burns
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#71. The function of Government must be to favor no small group at the expense of its duty to protect the rights of personal freedom and of private property of all its citizens. - Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt
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#72. it did not so much judge the quality of a trader's performance as encourage him to game the system by working for short-term profits at the expense of possible blowups - like - Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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#73. But principles defended at the expense of pragmatic application is the business of priests. - Author: Kathleen Parker
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#74. A man who makes a one-dollar profit on his expense account is dishonest. A man who loses five cents on one is a damned fool. - Author: Gene Fowler
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#75. I only shoot on film. I like the quality, the grain and the imperfections. It offers me something much more rewarding than any digital camera can give me. I believe the extra expense is worth it. - Author: Guy Berryman
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#76. Our superhero foreign policy draws rivers of taxpayer dollars toward the center, empowering Washington at the expense of local governments. It also empowers the president at the expense of Congress in ways that upset the balance that the authors of the Constitution took great pains to design. - Author: Ian Bremmer
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#77. Nobody supports me at the expense of his own adventure. Then I get bitter: I am not loved enough to be supported. That I am not a burden has to compensate for the sad envy when I look at women loved enough to be supported. Even now China wraps double binds around my feet. - Author: Maxine
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#78. Too much profit is being made at the expense of unsuspecting patients. - Author: Melissa Cady
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#79. To pursue union at the expense of truth is treason to the Lord Jesus. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#80. What I have a problem with is money and name at the expense of talent and culture. - Author: Bojana Novakovic
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#81. The class erupted into noisy laughter and, since I was always, and have always been, determined that merriment should never be seen to be at my expense, I joined in and accepted my star with as much pleased dignity as I could muster. - Author: Stephen Fry
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#82. The international community is pushing things forward in Bosnia ... but it is doing it at expense of the Muslim people. I feel it as an injustice, these are the things that I cannot live with. - Author: Alija Izetbegovic
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#83. Every person shall be free to do good ' at his own expense. - Author: Milton Friedman
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#84. You really can't spend money on social media unless you really try. Social media is really more about effort than expense. - Author: Guy Kawasaki
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#85. You can choose to be civil or not be civil. What is the point of going through the day and think it's cool to wear your honesty on your sleeve at the expense of everyone around you? - Author: Jennifer Garner
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#86. Of children as of procreation
the pleasure momentary, the posture ridiculous, the expense damnable - Author: Evelyn Waugh
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#87. We make a lot of fun at President Clinton's expense. But this transition is going to be tough because it's been 25 years since this guy has gotten laid in the private sector. - Author: David Letterman
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#88. [L]iberty must at all hazards be supported. We have a right to it, derived from our Maker. But if we had not, our fathers have earned and bought it for us, at the expense of their ease, their estates, their pleasure, and their blood. - Author: John Adams
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#89. Sin, on the contrary, is the pursuit of legitimate self-regarding interests at the expense of the neighbor, by spending our time and talents figuring out ways of exploiting them. - Author: Frederick Nymeyer
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#90. When You Hold Onto Your History, You Do It At The Expense Of Your Destiny. - Author: T.D. Jakes
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#91. Those who deplore our militants, who exhort patience in the name of a false peace, are in fact supporting segregation and exploitation. They would have social peace at the expense of social and racial justice. They are more concerned with easing racial tension than enforcing racial democracy. - Author: A. Philip Randolph
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#92. The Super Bowl isn't for kids, I had a great time though and it was worth every nickel of it because by doing this lame piece about the game I can put it on my expense account. - Author: Andy Rooney
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#93. Don't fall in love with your wit. Your cleverly turned phrase may not, as you hope, show off how much gray matter you have, especially if the phrase is at someone else's expense. - Author: Harvey MacKay
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#94. It gives me no joy to be praised at the expense of a better artist, by someone who does not know the difference or who thinks me too vain to be aware of it myself. - Author: Mary Renault
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#95. We may scatter the seeds of courtesy and kindness about us at little expense. Some of them will fall on good ground, and grow up into benevolence in the minds of others, and all of them will bear fruit of happiness in the bosom whence they spring. - Author: Jeremy Bentham
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#96. But sin should never consume our focus at the expense of our confidence in the power and sufficiency of Christ. There is little danger in thinking lowly of ourselves. The ever-present danger faced by the Christian is thinking too lowly of Christ. Christ is our identity, not indwelling sin. - Author: Tony Reinke
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#97. Sarcasm is always at someone's expense. - Author: Veronica Roth
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#98. Treville understood admirably well the warfare of that period, when, if you did not live at the enemy's expense, you lived at the expense of your compatriots: his soldiers formed a legion of daredevils, undisciplined for anyone else but him. - Author: Alexandre Dumas
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#99. If you thought the advent of the Internet, the spread of cheap and efficient information technology, and the growing fragmentation of the consumer market were all going to help smaller companies thrive at the expense of the slow-moving giants of the Fortune 500, apparently you were wrong. - Author: James Surowiecki
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#100. Militarism has been by far the commonest cause of the breakdown of civilizations. The single art of war makes progress at the expense of all the arts of peace. - Author: Arnold Joseph Toynbee
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