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I proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War as an artillery operations specialist in the all-black 503rd Field Artillery Battalion in the Second Infantry Division.
Charles B. Rangel
We focus on two things when hiring. First, find the best people you can in the world. And second, let them do their work. Just get out of their way.
I have always thought of Walt Disney as my second father.
I have my dark side. You have your dark side. From the second that we have a brain, there are things that are not right - we are human beings with all these illusions and complexes and everything. That's attractive to me.
I don't want to just go to the playoffs, I don't want to go to the playoffs and win the first round, second round, and not win the whole thing because it's bittersweet.
I'm motivated every second by my work; it doesn't switch off. The pictures I make come from every blink of my lashes.
I think children are like pancakes. You sort of ruin the first one, and you get better at it the second time around.
We said, there's another second gone, there's another minute and another hour and another day, when, as a matter of fact the second or the minute or the hour was never gone. It was the same one all the time. It had just moved along and we had moved with it.
Clifford D. Simak
My parents were second cousins. That is enough to explain all of my peculiarities.
One thing I learnt early on my career is that personal gratification takes second place.
I had not met Tina Fey before I auditioned for '30 Rock'. Some people think we're old friends from 'Second City' days. I had always been a fan of Tina's. But I actually never planned on being in a sitcom.
To the first class belong the Gospels and Acts; to the second, the Epistles; to the third, the Revelation.
Temptations, unlike opportunities, will always give you many second chances.
Orlando Aloysius Battista
But since we've been fighting for first or second place, it's grabbed the media's attention. I enjoy racing them. They are a good team and when you beat them it's something to be proud of.
A lot of people don't get second chances.
You might lose your spontaneity and, instead of composing first-rate Gershwin, end up with second rate Ravel.
A second characteristic of our time is the prevalence of nationalism. This is still spreading, affecting new communities, more peripheral regions and so-called backward peoples.
Emily Greene Balch
A man wants a woman who will place him at the top of his priority list, not second but first. He wants to be the kingpin around which all other activities of her life revolve.
In baseball you hit your home run over the right-field fence, the left-field fence, the center-field fence. Nobody cares. In golf everything has got to be right over second base.
White-collar crime gets more outrageous by the second in America.
I have to write a first draft with a fountain pen before I type it up as a second.
My second book, Follow Me Down had some success, got good critical notices, went into a second printing and things like that, but Shiloh was by far the most successful of those first five novels.
Information design has been around since the 1970s. Pioneers like Yale University design guru Edward Tufte and design agency Pentagram have long known and used its power. But now with the rise of the Internet, it's having something of a second birth.
Software is like entropy. It is difficult to grasp, weighs nothing, and obeys the second law of thermodynamics; i.e. it always increases.
Norman Ralph Augustine
A stiff apology is a second insult... The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to be healed because he has been hurt.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second; with a husband it runs the other way.
Honore de Balzac
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.
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