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How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
If you call a tail a leg, how many legs has a dog? Five? No, calling a tail a leg don't make it a leg.
I don't know what my calling is, but I want to be here for a bigger reason. I strive to be like the greatest people who have ever lived.
I bet after seeing us, George Washington would sue us for calling him 'father.'
An iPod, a phone, an internet mobile communicator... these are NOT three separate devices! And we are calling it iPhone! Today Apple is going to reinvent the phone. And here it is.
But innovation comes from people meeting up in the hallways or calling each other at 10:30 at night with a new idea, or because they realized something that shoots holes in how we've been thinking about a problem.
The mountains are calling and I must go.
People say I am ruthless. I am not ruthless. And if I find the man who is calling me ruthless, I shall destroy him.
Now we're in the midst of not just advocating for change, not just calling for change - we're doing the grinding, sometimes frustrating work of delivering change - inch by inch, day by day.
We believe that according the name 'investors' to institutions that trade actively is like calling someone who repeatedly engages in one-night stands a 'romantic.'
The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.
Harvey S. Firestone
A calling is you feel - you look out and see the need - maybe it's the need for the poor, to help poor people. Maybe it's the need to get involved in the race problem, as Martin Luther King was - felt called.
The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.
James A. Baldwin
Calling a taxi in Texas is like calling a rabbi in Iraq.
There is no greater calling than to serve your fellow men. There is no greater contribution than to help the weak. There is no greater satisfaction than to have done it well.
If I ever saw an amputee getting hanged, I'd probably just start calling out letters.
Calling it off comes easy enough if you haven't told the girl you are smitten with her.
I can't understand people calling themselves religious and being hateful. If a preacher is preaching hate, to fear God that's not religion, that's not helping humanity, that's organizing an army to defeat somebody.
Perhaps the time has come to cease calling it the 'environmentalist' view, as though it were a lobbying effort outside the mainstream of human activity, and to start calling it the real-world view.
E. O. Wilson
No man is excluded from calling upon God, the gate of salvation is set open unto all men: neither is there any other thing which keepeth us back from entering in, save only our own unbelief.
Every calling is great when greatly pursued.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
I am going to stop calling you a white man and I'm going to ask you to stop calling me a black man.
If we discovered that we only had five minutes left to say all that we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to stammer that they loved them.
Calling a young artist 'great' these days can give one the heebie-jeebies: The word has been denatured in the past decade.
I accept the calling of my generation to give our children the America that was given to us, with opportunity for the young and security for the old - and I know that we are ready.
My health may be better preserved if I exert myself less, but in the end doesn't each person give his life for his calling?
Truths begin by a conflict with the police - and end by calling them in.
Emile M. Cioran
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.
It's been a thrilling journey - I have had to really learn that an orchestra is an entity - it's a creature. I have been calling it the dragon and the conductor is the dragon tamer. And you just have to... ride and don't let go and you will be fine.
Middle Age is that perplexing time of life when we hear two voices calling us, one saying, 'Why not?' and the other, 'Why bother?'
Sydney J. Harris
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