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No business can succeed in any great degree without being properly organized.
James Cash Penney
The limitless loving devotion to God, and the gift God makes of Himself to you, are the highest elevation of which the heart is capable; it is the highest degree of prayer. The souls that have reached this point are truly the heart of the Church.
Women are much more sensitive. We know that emotionally but their organs respond to the same degree.
To some degree Satanism is purely a kind of disease of Christianity. You've got to really be Christian to believe in Satan.
Mom was 50 when my Dad died. She got on a bus every weekday for years, and rode 40 miles each morning to Madison. She earned a new degree and learned new skills to start her small business. It wasn't just a new livelihood. It was a new life.
I wouldn't wish any specific thing for any specific person - it's none of my business. But the idea that a four-year degree is the only path to worthwhile knowledge is insane. It's insane.
Part of being famous is offering up this blank screen upon which people can project everything, and it's a sacred act, putting yourself out there, in a way that lots of celebrities aren't steeled for; they're not prepared for the degree to which people define them.
I used to love fine dining, but I lost my appetite for it to a degree because sometimes it is too much about the effort and too little about the result.
The addiction to sports, therefore, in a peculiar degree marks an arrested development in man's moral nature.
All I care is that my family, and my loved ones, understand me. Or that they understand me to a degree - I don't understand me very much. And I don't need the world to understand me. That is the most egocentric thing.
Progress is measured by the degree of differentiation within a society.
How individuals of the same species surpass each other in these sensations and in other bodily faculties is universally known, but there is a limit to them, and their power cannot extend to every distance or to every degree.
I'd like to get a degree. You ever see the movie 'Back to School?' I'll go back with my kids.
Success always necessitates a degree of ruthlessness. Given the choice of friendship or success, I'd probably choose success.
In the evolution of mankind there has always been a certain degree of social coherence.
A lot of people don't know what I do. In the industry they take credit for work because to some degree it makes them feel worthy or greater. I am not a ghostwriter 'cause it is on the CD covers who wrote and did what but people don't care about anything they can't see. The work gets unnoticed and the credibility goes untouched.
I can say with a solid degree of authority that I am a selfish person. I spontaneously forget the names of more people than not, unless I want to make out with them. I will take the last square of toilet paper off the roll without thinking twice. I tip taxi drivers so poorly I'm amazed none of them have run over my foot while speeding off.
The study of error is not only in the highest degree prophylactic, but it serves as a stimulating introduction to the study of truth.
Shyness is inherently uncomfortable; introversion is not. The traits do overlap, though psychologists debate to what degree.
My mother was the first woman in the county in Indiana where we were born, in Jay County, to have a college degree. She was educated as a pianist and she wanted to concertize, but when the war came she was married, had a family, so she started teaching.
People are worried about the degree to which corporate interest is starting to threaten human interest.
A degree of lying - you know, white lies - seems to be inherent in all languages and all forms of communication.
The wisdom of the wise is an uncommon degree of common sense.
I don't have an extraordinary degree of self-confidence, but I know the gift I have been given from God, and I try to share it with as many people as possible.
To some degree we all live with uncertainty. We have no control over the future. Yet we carry on, we persevere, because, I guess, it's the way we're made.
Karen Thompson Walker
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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