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They are damn good projects - excellent projects. That goes for all the projects up there. You know some people make fun of people who speak a foreign language, and dumb people criticize something they do not understand, and that is what is going on up there - God damn it!
I have an excellent memory, a most excellent memory.
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
One that desires to excel should endeavor in those things that are in themselves most excellent.
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.
There is no real limit to how much better a person who really commits to getting better can get. Every manager has the potential to become an excellent manager for the rest of his or her career.
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
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.
At painful times, when composition is impossible and reading is not enough, grammars and dictionaries are excellent for distraction.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Examples would indeed be excellent things were not people so modest that none will set, and so vain that none will follow them.
Home teaching is an excellent preparation for missionary service.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands on himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
When a man is discontented with himself, it has one advantage - that it puts him into an excellent frame of mind for making a bargain.
What is lost in the good or excellent translation is precisely the best.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
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.
Nietzsche claimed that his genius was in his nostrils and I think that is a very excellent place for it to be.
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.
Many excellent cooks are spoilt by going into the arts.
Look at the Quakers - they were excellent business people that never lied, never stole; they cared for their employees and the community which gave them the wealth. They never took more money out than they put back in.
Men value things in three ways: as useful, as pleasant or sources of pleasure, and as excellent, or as intrinsically admirable or honorable.
I think that fiction is an excellent place for us to struggle with questions of good and evil, and humanity and inhumanity.
The pretended admission of a fault on our part creates an excellent impression.
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.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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