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College kids, don't be taking examples from me.
You really just have to come in and build the spirit up of your team by working them everyday, showing them examples of what they've done and reinforce their work.
I've never talked to our guys about being young. That's an easy crutch to fall on. You really just have to come in and build the spirit up of your team by working them everyday, showing them examples of what they've done and reinforce their work.
Examples is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh.
Any time I need to get a serious attitude adjustment, I put on one of their records, and there are examples there for all time to keep us honest and keep us reaching; they'll never be eclipsed.
I get a lot of criticism for telling founders to focus first on making something great, instead of worrying about how to make money. And yet that is exactly what Google did. And Apple, for that matter. You'd think examples like that would be enough to convince people.
History is replete with examples of moments in time when we talk about deficit reduction and try to advance on it around the world, that is, where it leads to job losses, not job creation.
There are many examples in high schools which show something about the effects such competition might have.
James S. Coleman
I've had some great examples in my career of how to do things the right way.
I like to think that I have no single view nor any single situation that I think things arrive from. I try to give examples of what I think are interesting questions for me.
History is full of examples of regimes that were oppressing at home and aggressive abroad, and I can't think of too many liberal democracies engaging in counterfeiting, drug running, missile proliferation, and just about any other illegal activity you can think of as North Korea does.
You could think of extraordinary examples to the contrary: The Grapes of Wrath... and even into the 70s.
So we knew their intentions were to strike in the United States. We also knew from other sources of dozens of examples of where the notion of using planes as weapons was discussed.
Jesus is an example. We have other examples, including many of our ancestors as role models who understood the inner meaning of our orientation.
I think it's really important for my daughter to see her parents being physically fit and for that to be a part of her life. The examples we set for her will stay with her the rest of her life.
Examples one finds in the philosophical literature are somebody who's seen the trial of a child of theirs, where they're being proved guilty of some crime that would drive the parent into a depression, maybe a suicidal depression.
North Eurasia is one of the best examples of religious tolerance and peaceful coexistence of Islam and Christianity. This is a rare thing in today's world, even in its most liberal parts.
Our tools are extensions of our purposes, and so we find it natural to make metaphorical attributions of intentionality to them; but I take it no philosophical ice is cut by such examples.
The word of God is full of sad and grave counsel, full of the knowledge of God, of examples of virtues, and of correction of vices, of the end of this life, and of the life to come.
The familiar material objects may not be all that is real, but they are admirable examples.
Willard Van Orman Quine
Now we do have many examples of transitional sequences.
George G. Simpson
Thank God I have four sons. The mother/daughter relationship is one of mankind's great mysteries, and for womankind, it can be hellaciously complicated. My mother and I are quintessential examples of the rewards and frustrations, and the joys and infuriations it can yield.
There are some examples of medieval kings who were terrible human beings but were nevertheless good kings.
George R. R. Martin
You can't do a fine thing without having seen fine examples.
William Morris Hunt
Unfortunately, our history has abundant examples of patriotism being used to hurt those who express views in disagreement with that of the majority.
If there are activists in Cosas and they do poorly academically, then they would be cited as examples as to why others should not be in Cosas.
Major religions are examples of 'noble lies' aimed at uplifting human stature.
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