Gen'rally Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 98 Gen'rally Quotes

#1. Gen Y is really quite distinct from Gen X; it's really self-involved and very narcissistic - their cameras are filled with pictures of themselves; Facebook, it's about me. It's a generation that's been pampered by their parents and their schools, given prizes for just taking part. - Author: Marcus Buckingham
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#2. Truman fired the popular Gen. Douglas MacArthur because he disobeyed orders in the Korean War. Johnson knew that he had reached the endgame in Vietnam when Gen. William Westmoreland, the top commander in Vietnam, requested 240,000 more troops in 1968 for the prolonged war that also could not be won. - Author: Helen Thomas
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#3. Is he crazy? No one has ever told me my doodles are good, not that I flash them around or anything. Gen likes them, but she also thinks vampire romances are literature and sings along to 'Islands in the Stream.' Her tastes are dubious. She's not a reliable source. - Author: Jules Barnard
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#4. Gen. David Petraeus, commander of U.S. troops in Iraq, Afghanistan and at Centcom, is probably the most decorated officer of his generation. - Author: David Ignatius
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#5. It is true that despite occasional gleams of Churchillian eloquence he [Gen. Douglas MacArthur] usually spoke poorly. He was far more effective in conversations a deux. But those who dismiss him as shallow because his rhetoric was fustian err. - Author: William Manchester
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#6. His [Gen. Douglas MacArthurs] twenty-two medals-thirteen of them for heroism-probably exceeded those of any other figure in American history. He seemed to seek death on battlefields. - Author: William Manchester
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#7. I don't see kids with Palm Pilots. They are not common on college campuses, except among professors. Gen Xers don't need them. They are a phenomenon of the 50-something who can't remember if his broker's number ends in 1137 or 3317. - Author: Elliott Abrams
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#8. Information and intelligence is the fire and maneuver of the twenty-first century," says Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, - Author: Mark Bowden
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#9. There was no time for kissing but she wanted him to know that in the future there would be. A kiss in so much loneliness was like a hand pulling you up out of the water, scooping you up from a place of drowning and into the reckless abundance of air. A kiss, another kiss. - Author: Ann Patchett
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#10. In an interview given at Gen Con in 2007, Gygax explained that he had been reluctant to talk about his identity as a Christian during the era of the panic: "I was afraid it would give Christianity a bad name because I did D&D."4 - Author: Joseph Laycock
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#11. When I hear Roxane sing I am still able to think well of the world," Gen said. "This is a world in which she can still sing that music with so much compassion. That's proof of something, isn't it? - Author: Ann Patchett
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#12. Gen was sleeping the sleep of the heavily drugged. - Author: Ann Patchett
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#13. Gen-Ys are delusional; Most people are not special - otherwise "special" wouldn't mean anything. Even right now, most of Gen-Ys reading this are thinking, "Good point. But I actually am one of the few special ones" - and this is the problem. - Author: Tim Urban
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#14. He who has not yet attained divine knowledge energized by love is proud of his spiritual progress. But he who has been granted such knowledge repeats with deep conviction the words uttered by the patriarch Abraham when he was granted the manifestation of God: 'I am dust and ashes' (Gen. 18:27). - Author: Maximus The Confessor
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#15. Discretion prevented me from saying that I thought she was a fiend from the underworld and that mountain lions couldn't force me to enter her service. - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#16. I use the Koh Gen Do face cleanser and the foaming face wash. The cleanser takes the makeup off and then the foaming face wash is like a deep cleaner. I use this lotion called Fenix, it has a little bit of SPF in it. - Author: Jennifer Morrison
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#17. During the Civil War, on hearing complaints that Gen. Ulysses S. Grant drank alcohol to excess Find out what Grant drinks and send a barrel of it to each of my other generals! - Author: Abraham Lincoln
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#18. As proof that HOW we see things matters, Gen. Montgomery took a preprepared text that had been deemed an innocuous complement to his American troops and delivered it in such a way that his condescension prompted more division than unity. - Author: Jean Edward Smith
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#19. Her track, where'er the goddess roves, Glory pursue, and gen'rous shame, Th' unconquerable mind, and freedom's holy flame. - Author: Thomas Gray
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#20. He [Gen. Douglas MacArthur] never went to church, but he read the Bible every day and regarded himself as one of the world's two great defenders of Christendom. (The other was the pope.) - Author: William Manchester
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#21. Take as an example the wisdom of Joseph and his submission. Do battle in chastity and service until you make yourself a king (cf. Gen. 41). - Author: Pachomius The Great
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#22. I worship makeup. The basics are always: Stila shadows, LeClerc powder for my crazy shiny skin, Bobbie brown liner pot, Chanel mascara, and Koh Gen Do for foundation, Nars for colors and sparkles. - Author: Mindy Kaling
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#23. Gen X wanted to succeed at this so she could tell people she did it, and little Gen Z wanted me to hand over that goddamn formula, and she was willing to scream until she got it. - Author: Tina Fey
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#24. And let me say this ahead of time, if someone dies in Psycho-Pass 2, it's Ubukata Tow's fault and not mine! - Author: Gen Urobuchi
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#25. No misfortune is so bad that whining about it won't make it worse. (Apr 2007 Gen Conf) - Author: Jeffrey R. Holland
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#26. There is nothing new about humanism. It is the yielding to Satan's first temptation of Adam and Eve: "Ye shall be as gods." (Gen. 3:5) - Author: Billy Graham
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#27. I want you to steal something."
I smiled. "Do you want the king's seal? I can get it for you."
"If I were you," said the magus, "I'd stop bragging about that." His voice grated.
My smile grew. The gold ring with the engraved ruby had been in his safekeeping when I had stolen it away. - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#28. Anyone who can steal the king's seal ring can manage the locks on his record room. - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#29. The vast majority of Gen Y are lucky; we have been raised to handle, even embrace change, It's something we srive for, and something that we feel we have the ability to create ourselves. We might not always suceed in creating the change we seek; but we're committed to continue trying. - Author: Charlie Caruso
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#30. Everyone is trying to say, 'This is Gen Y; we're not an old company. We're not doing old content.' - Author: Shane Smith
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#31. GEN: What you are doesn't matter to me. Who you are does. - Author: T.S. Joyce
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#32. When was the last time you bought an American-made radio or television? If you're Gen X or younger, the answer is 'never.' Does the label on that shirt or skirt you're wearing say 'Made in the U.S.A.'? If so, you probably got it at Goodwill, or maybe at a Smithsonian garage sale. - Author: Seth Shostak
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#33. Cara: *Flies*
Gen: What? I don't have wings!
Cara: Ofcourse not! You're a boy. - Author: Jim Henson
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#34. Gen. de Gaulle is only concerned about history, and no jury can dictate the judgment of history. Georges Pompidou - Author: Mark Kurlansky
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#35. Gen Y consume most of their media online and mobile. Gen Y, as the Baby Boomers drop off, are the largest cohort with the largest amount of money - despite the fact that half of them are unemployed. - Author: Shane Smith
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#36. So if I'm Gen Y and you're X, then together we are the chromosome code for male," he mused.
"Yes, I am X marks the spot, and you are the dear God, why, why, why. - Author: N.R. Walker
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#37. Sometimes God makes use of instruments for good to His people, who designed nothing but evil and mischief to them. Thus Joseph's brethren were instrumental to his advancement in that very thing in which they designed his ruin (Gen. 50:20). - Author: John Flavel
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#38. Ein einziger dankbarer Gedanke gen Himmel ist das vollkommenste Gebet. One single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer. - Author: Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
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#39. I wouldn't give a hoot in hell for a man who lost and laughed! Gen. - Author: George S. Patton
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#40. So, you know what? I'm not ready to write Gen Y off just yet and neither should you, because I think we're going to grow up just fine. Yeah, it pains me to admit it, but the kids are all right. - Author: Sarra Manning
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#41. Instead of trying to find a path to follow, today's most successful professionals seek to acquire the right skills to set themselves up for advancement. - Author: Terri Tierney Clark
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#42. God would not allow Adam and Eve to eat of the forbidden tree, even though it was good for food, pleasant to the eye and to be desired to make one wise (Gen. 3). - Author: Ralph Venning
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#43. It is just awesome, there's no other way to describe it. To be the first to win in a Gen-6 car ... I'm just very proud of the moment. - Author: Jimmie Johnson
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#44. Gen. Banks has issued an order for the instruction of Negro children. Schoolhouses are to be built or rented and Teachers hired for this purpose, and the farmers and planters are to pay the Taxes in support of this. - Author: Knute Nelson
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#45. Sometimes when I see someone who's a spirit of justice ... I feel like I want to destroy them! - Author: Gen Urobuchi
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#46. But these last months had turned him around and now Gen saw there could be as much virtue in letting go of what you knew as there had ever been in gathering new information. He worked as hard at forgetting as he had ever worked to learn. - Author: Ann Patchett
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#47. Gen, with his genius for languages, was often at a loss for what to say when left with only his own words. - Author: Ann Patchett
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#48. The clear suggestion is that there ought not to be civilian control of the military. What have callow noncombatants giving brisk orders to grizzled soldiers? How could Lincoln have fired the slavery-loving Gen. George B. McClellan, or Truman dismissed the glorious Douglas MacArthur? - Author: Christopher Hitchens
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#49. The Gen. Commanding, takes this means of informing the people that he has not come among them to disturb them in the enjoyment of their rights, either of person or property. - Author: John Hunt Morgan
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#50. Gen Y is depicted as self-centred and apathetic when it comes to politics, but it doesn't help that we are largely overlooked. There have been policies to woo parents, pensioners and the sick, but the young do not appear to rank high on any political agenda. - Author: Alexandra Adornetto
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#51. For when we quaff the gen'rous bowl,
Then sleep the sorrows of our soul.
Let us drink the juice divine,
The gift of Bacchus, god of wine.
When I take wine, my cares go to rest. - Author: Anacreon
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#52. The fact that the Hebrew word 'adam', meaning 'man', is identical with Adam as the name of the father of Seth plays a fundamental role in fusing the three stories (Gen 2:7-3:24, 4:1, 4:25 and 5:1) in one. - Author: Kamal Salibi
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#53. Abraham's servant prayed for success: "O LORD, the God of my master Abraham, please grant me success today, and show lovingkindness to my master Abraham" (Gen. 24:12 NASB). This is the first time in Scripture that we read of someone asking God for specific guidance. - Author: Gary L. Thomas
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#54. Genesis account which grants man "dominion" over the earth (cf. Gen 1:28), - Author: Pope Francis
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#55. Anything's better than Gen X which is what we got. Thanks Douglas Coupland. We sound like a team of mutant vigalantees with frosted hair and chain wallets. Actually that's not completely horrible. - Author: Patton Oswalt
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#56. War isn't about dying for your country. It's about making the enemy die for his. Gen. George S. Patton - Author: Lee Child
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#57. Somebody asked me what I thought next generation meant and what about the PlayStation 3 was next generation. The only next gen system I've seen is the Wii - the PS3 and the Xbox 360 feel like better versions of the last, but pretty much the same game with incremental improvement. - Author: Will Wright
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#58. His error was in going to Gen. Nathaniel P. Banks's party. At Banks's party they probably had a little too much liquor. Afterward Grant was riding very, very rapidly; his horse shied when it saw an omnibus driving along the city streets. - Author: Edwin C. Bearss
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#59. Cogswhallop glanced skeptically at the complex runes. "Are you sure this'll work, gen'ral?"
"Of course I'm sure-"
Ping. The silvery note echoed in the cramped room. Makenna felt her face turn scarlet. - Author: Hilari Bell
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#60. His [Gen. Douglas MacArthur's] own heroes were Lincoln and Washington, and in some ways he resembled them. - Author: William Manchester
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#61. I thought Gen. McChrystal was unfireable, that his position was secure. - Author: Michael Hastings
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#62. He [Gen. Douglas MacArthur] was a great thundering paradox of a man, noble and ignoble, inspiring and outrageous, arrogant and shy, the best of men and the worst of men, the most protean, most ridiculous, and most sublime. - Author: William Manchester
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#63. I have nothing but contempt for the deceitful thing men call 'happiness,' and find myself with no choice but to push my characters, whom I pour my heart and soul out to create, into the abyss of tragedy. - Author: Gen Urobuchi
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#64. You can be whatever you want to be, Gen. Some people seem born to a profession. Others are so blessed in character and intelligence that they must choose. The one is miserable until he finds his calling, the other miserable until he has tried them all. - Author: Brian K. Fuller
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#65. When I try to write love, it only turns into horror. Thinking about it with a clear head, feeling such deep emotions to some other person you don't even know is truly a terrifying thingI wonder if love isn't a manifestation of madness in some way. - Author: Gen Urobuchi
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#66. My father..." He paused painfully, his voice unsteady. "...thought he was drinking the nectar of the gods, but it turned out to be poison. He learned that men don't need gods after all; it's the gods who need men. That's what killed my father. - Author: Gen LaGreca
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#67. Whether or not it has fully dawned on society, the reality is that Gen Y will soon have to assume the responsibility for a world crafted by previous generations. - Author: Charlie Caruso
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#68. Gen. Washington having recrossed the Schuylkill, determined, on the 16th of September, again to meet Gen. Howe in the field of battle. The arrangements were made and the advance parties had already commenced firing, when there came on a violent shower of rain, which unfitted both armies for action. - Author: Benjamin Tallmadge
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#69. What would you do if you were King's Thief, Gen? Chew with your mouth open in the royal presence? Chat with the court ladies, dropping the h's at the beginning of your words and garbling the ends of most of them? Everything about you reveals your low birth. You'd never be comfortable at the court. - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#70. Thus God and nature linked the gen'ral frame, And bade self-love and social be the same. - Author: Alexander Pope
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#71. Of his first enemy encounter, Gen. Grant said that after his initial fear, "My heart resumed its place." Grant said he suddenly realized his potential enemy he had been "as much afraid of me as I had been of him. - Author: C. Brian Kelly
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#72. Gen Y's work best in groups, collaboratively, transparently, interactively and entrepreneurially - and have already created positive change in many local communities and around the world. - Author: Charlie Caruso
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#73. Advertisers realize that Gen Y is the largest purchasing cohort. Also, that you're going to have to accept some different modes of thinking if you're going to get to them. - Author: Shane Smith
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#74. Eschewing ceremony, Eugenides said, "You shot the ambassador?"
"You gave me the gun," protested Sounis.
"I didn't mean for you to shoot the ambassador with it!" Eugenides told him.
"Oh, how our carefully laid plans go astray," murmured the magus.
"You shut up!" said Gen, laughing. - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#75. I just adored 'Shaun Of The Dead.' That's a true mashup. That's a real Romero-era zombie movie and a real Gen X indie comedy. That was before zombie movies were cool, before 'Zombieland' and 'I Am Legend,' and now it has become a whole sub-genre. - Author: Jon Favreau
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#76. Gen. Tommy Franks told me the war was being compromised as specialized personnel and equipment were being shifted from Afghanistan to prepare for the war in Iraq - a war more than a year away. - Author: Bob Graham
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#77. The measure of a gen'leman is how he treats ladies. They can call themselves what they wants, but if what they says don't match up with how they behaves, well, what they do says far more of who they are than what they says they are does, if you gets my drift. - Author: Peter David
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#78. Sounis had been thinking of Ambiades. "He would have been a better man under different circumstances."
Gen looked at him. "True enough," he said. "But does a good man let his circumstances determine his character? - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#79. Gen. Scott saw more through the eyes of his staff officers than through his own. - Author: H.W. Brands
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#80. Ven you read the speeches in the papers, and see as vun gen'lman says of another, 'the Honourable member, if he vill allow me to call him so' you vill understand, sir, that that means, 'if he vill allow me to keep up that 'ere pleasant and uniwersal fiction.' - Author: Charles Dickens
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#81. Very strange things comes to our knowledge in families, miss; bless your heart, what you would think to be phenomenons, quite ... Aye, and even in gen-teel families, in high families, in great families ... and you have no idea ... what games goes on! - Author: Charles Dickens
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#82. Marines are very good at fighting ... And if Gen. Franks wants fighters on the ground and he puts Marines in, he'll have what he wants. - Author: Peter Pace
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#83. This female was: dangerous, stealthy, utterly lethal Gen One Breed. And hotter than hell itself. - Author: Lara Adrian
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#84. Apple has struck a cultural nerve, especially with Generation X and Gen Y, while Windows and PC are viewed in essence as 'My parents' computer'. - Author: Tim Bajarin
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#85. Your integrity is sacrosanct. It is who you are. Never let anyone step on your integrity - that's absolutely where you must stand solid. - Author: Ret. Gen. Peter Pace
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#86. Your manager wants to believe that you enjoy your job, or at least you won't spit in her coffee when she looks away. At the office, attitude counts for a lot. - Author: Terri Tierney Clark
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#87. Pa gen lape nan tet, si pa gen lape nan vant (there is no peace in the head if there is no peace in the stomach). - Author: Jean-Bertrand Aristide
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#88. (Rom 8:22)We have forgotten that we ourselves are dust of the earth (cf. Gen 2:7); our very bodies are made up of her elements, we breathe her air and we receive life and refreshment from her waters. - Author: Pope Francis
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#89. So Sophos thinks you're going to marry me."
"While I think you'll marry Sophos."
"I might. We'll see what he's like when he grows up. - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#90. You can't turn something into something else," said Corporal Nobbs. "The Alchemists have been trying it for years." "They a can gen'rally turn a house into a hole in the ground," said Sergeant Colon. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#91. The whole point of Gen X was, and continues to be, a negation of being forced into Baby Boomerdom against one's will. - Author: Douglas Coupland
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#92. The fact that the prohibited tree was placed in the center of the garden, right next to the Tree of Life (Gen. 2:9), symbolizes that the life that God intends for us revolves around our honoring God's prohibition as much as trusting God for his provision.The - Author: Gregory A. Boyd
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#93. This is the stupidest plan I have ever in my career participated in," Xenophon said.
"I love stupid plans," said Eugenides. - Author: Megan Whalen Turner
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#94. Justice for some people is an evil for others. Good intentions, kindness, and hope will not necessarily make people happy. - Author: Gen Urobuchi
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#95. Tell the Truth, and speak from your pay-grade. Don't try to answer questions that would better be directed to the battalion commander or Gen. William Westmoreland or President Lyndon Johnson. If you are a squad leader, answer questions about what you know and do. - Author: Hal Moore
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#96. I kind of get a next-gen game machine, but competing for the home entertainment business? We'll see how that goes. - Author: Warren Spector
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#97. I have never had feeling in my toes. My uncle, Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, once told me in confidence he had the same syndrome, leading me to believe it is genetic. - Author: Ethan Coen
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#98. Long before they had ever met, I think this destiny awaited them. They were not like ships passing in the night. It wasn't like they didn't understand each other. They understood each other better than anyone else, and each was focused solely on the other. - Author: Gen Urobuchi
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