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Over the last 15 months, we've traveled to every corner of the United States. I've now been in 57 states? I think one left to go.
The desktop computer industry is dead. Innovation has virtually ceased. Microsoft dominates with very little innovation. That's over. Apple lost. The desktop market has entered the dark ages, and it's going to be in the dark ages for the next 10 years, or certainly for the rest of this decade.
Here at this site, Solyndra expects to make enough solar panels each year to generate 500 megawatts of electricity. And over the lifetime of this expanded facility, that could be like replacing as many as eight coal-fired power plants.
I always tell my kids if you lay down, people will step over you. But if you keep scrambling, if you keep going, someone will always, always give you a hand. Always. But you gotta keep dancing, you gotta keep your feet moving.
I want to reform the tax code so that it's simple, fair, and asks the wealthiest households to pay higher taxes on incomes over $250,000 - the same rate we had when Bill Clinton was president; the same rate we had when our economy created nearly 23 million new jobs, the biggest surplus in history, and a lot of millionaires to boot.
Don't show off every day, or you'll stop surprising people. There must always be some novelty left over. The person who displays a little more of it each day keeps up expectations, and no one ever discovers the limits of his talent.
The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.
If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?
T. S. Eliot
The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.
No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Self-centered indulgence, pride and a lack of shame over sin are now emblems of the American lifestyle.
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood.
Even though you are on the right track - you will get run over if you just sit there.
Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.
I was raised in a Baptist household, went to a Catholic church, lived in a Jewish neighborhood, and had the biggest crush on the Muslim girls from one neighborhood over.
The only sure bulwark of continuing liberty is a government strong enough to protect the interests of the people, and a people strong enough and well enough informed to maintain its sovereign control over the goverment.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Why slap them on the wrist with feather when you can belt them over the head with a sledgehammer.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
I have a mind to join a club and beat you over the head with it.
I have an existential map. It has 'You are here' written all over it.
The Constitution preserves the advantage of being armed which Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation where the governments are afraid to trust the people with arms.
Look back over the past, with its changing empires that rose and fell, and you can foresee the future, too.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Somebody just back of you while you are fishing is as bad as someone looking over your shoulder while you write a letter to your girl.
We always live in an uncertain world. What is certain is that the United States will go forward over time.
English is necessary as at present original works of science are in English. I believe that in two decades times original works of science will start coming out in our languages. Then we can move over like the Japanese.
Twice and thrice over, as they say, good is it to repeat and review what is good.
Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over.
The battle is all over except the 'shouting' when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.
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