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Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man.
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities; that is not to be taken seriously in politics.
The Ruts were a great punk rock band from England whose songs were as excellent as their time together was short.
Pete Seeger is a modest, unassuming, cheerful, and kind-natured man. He's a good folk singer, if you can stand folk singing. And he's such an excellent banjo player that you almost don't wish you had a pair of wire cutters.
P. J. O'Rourke
He is happy whom circumstances suit his temper; but he Is more excellent who suits his temper to any circumstance.
There is none who cannot teach somebody something, and there is none so excellent but he is excelled.
We gain nothing by being with such as ourselves. We encourage one another in mediocrity. I am always longing to be with men more excellent than myself.
Old age is an excellent time for outrage. My goal is to say or do at least one outrageous thing every week.
Examples would indeed be excellent things were not people so modest that none will set, and so vain that none will follow them.
Be able to correctly pronounce the words you would like to speak and have excellent spoken grammar.
Marilyn vos Savant
Home teaching is an excellent preparation for missionary service.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
Don't use that foreign word 'ideals.' We have that excellent native word 'lies.'
I love American ski resorts because they're open to everyone, are not incredibly expensive. They're not snobby and you can have fun all day long on the most excellent mountains.
Many excellent cooks are spoilt by going into the arts.
But I did 'Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure.' They made a cereal out of it, so once you've had a cereal, it doesn't get much more surreal than that. Surreal cereal.
Nietzsche claimed that his genius was in his nostrils and I think that is a very excellent place for it to be.
I always knew that I was tremendously creative. I recited love poems, I wrote stories and I got excellent grades in every subject, except for maths.
I always made my food congenial to my constitution, and my health was always excellent.
These happy endings all express the weak and sly promise that the world is not rotten and out of joint but meaningful and ultimately in excellent condition.
One of the biggest problems of 'In Search of Excellence' is that it focused on giant, publicly-traded companies. There are thousands upon thousands of excellent companies. Some of them are two-person accountancies in a community of three thousand people.
I'm not a very good writer, but I'm an excellent rewriter.
James A. Michener
My life has been enriched by excellent human relations, work and interests. I have never felt lonely.
The trouble is not that schools don't work; they do. They're excellent machines for achieving historically accepted purposes. In suburban schools are children of the rich, who grow up to privilege and anesthetic oblivion to pain - and who then use the servants produced by ghetto schools.
Charcoal or gas. Both give excellent results, so choose the one that best suits your style of cooking.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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