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Japan's very interesting. Some people think it copies things. I don't think that anymore. I think what they do is reinvent things. They will get something that's already been invented and study it until they thoroughly understand it. In some cases, they understand it better than the original inventor.
Best way to get rid of kitchen odors: Eat out.
And it comes from saying no to 1,000 things to make sure we don't get on the wrong track or try to do too much. We're always thinking about new markets we could enter, but it's only by saying no that you can concentrate on the things that are really important.
You can't get too much winter in the winter.
A basketball team is like the five fingers on your hand. If you can get them all together, you have a fist. That's how I want you to play.
The human body has two ends on it: one to create with and one to sit on. Sometimes people get their ends reversed. When this happens they need a kick in the seat of the pants.
People are taken aback by a confident, pretty girl who knows what she wants in life and isn't going to let anyone get in her way. And you know what it's all about? Jealousy.
The chief reason for going to school is to get the impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.
Insanity is hereditary; you get it from your children.
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.
Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw
I am confident that, in the end, common sense and justice will prevail. I'm an optimist, brought up on the belief that if you wait to the end of the story, you get to see the good people live happily ever after.
Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it.
George Bernard Shaw
If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own.
The major value in life is not what you get. The major value in life is what you become.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
You either love or you hate. You live in the middle, you get nothing.
It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.
W. Somerset Maugham
When you're young, you look at television and think, there's a conspiracy. The networks have conspired to dumb us down. But when you get a little older, you realize that's not true. The networks are in business to give people exactly what they want.
You can't help getting older, but you don't have to get old.
The man with the best job in the country is the vice-president. All he has to do is get up every morning and say, 'How is the president?'
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
I don't react to a tragic happening any more. I took so many bad things as a kid and some people think I don't care about anything. It's just too hard for me to get emotional. I can't cry no more.
Statistics suggest that when customers complain, business owners and managers ought to get excited about it. The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business.
The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher.
I think that when you get dressed in the morning, sometimes you're really making a decision about your behavior for the day. Like if you put on flipflops, you're saying: 'Hope I don't get chased today.' 'Be nice to people in sneakers.'
Maybe you don't like your job, maybe you didn't get enough sleep, well nobody likes their job, nobody got enough sleep. Maybe you just had the worst day of your life, but you know, there's no escape, there's no excuse, so just suck up and be nice.
When I get logical, and I don't trust my instincts - that's when I get in trouble.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you are going, because you might not get there.
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