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The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
An escalator can never break: it can only become stairs. You should never see an Escalator Temporarily Out Of Order sign, just Escalator Temporarily Stairs. Sorry for the convenience.
When your friends begin to flatter you on how young you look, it's a sure sign you're getting old.
A sense of humor... is needed armor. Joy in one's heart and some laughter on one's lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp of life.
The fact that we are here today to debate raising America's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. Americans deserve better. I, therefore, intend to oppose the effort to increase America's debt.
Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.
When a true genius appears, you can know him by this sign: that all the dunces are in a confederacy against him.
I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars, would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year.
Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
The desire to annoy no one, to harm no one, can equally well be the sign of a just as of an anxious disposition.
The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us.
Uncertainty is a sign of humility, and humility is just the ability or the willingness to learn.
The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind.
If you suffer, thank God! It is a sure sign that you are alive.
Tears shed for self are tears of weakness, but tears shed for others are a sign of strength.
We're going to shoot one Polaroid per show. I'm going to sign this before it even develops because I know that once it develops with my signature on it, it's worth a fortune. I'll make this a work of magic warlock art.
I take a very practical view of raising children. I put a sign in each of their rooms: 'Checkout Time is 18 years.'
If you're not failing every now and again, it's a sign you're not doing anything very innovative.
We have now just enshrined, as soon as I sign this bill, the core principle that everybody should have some basic security when it comes to their healthcare.
I went down the street to the 24-hour grocery. When I got there, the guy was locking the front door. I said, 'Hey, the sign says you're open 24 hours.' He said, 'Yes, but not in a row.'
People still think of me as a cartoonist, but the only thing I lift a pen or pencil for these days is to sign a contract, a check, or an autograph.
To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.
There is no surer sign of decay in a country than to see the rites of religion held in contempt.
The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, 'The children are now working as if I did not exist.'
Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, 'Make me feel important.' Never forget this message when working with people.
Mary Kay Ash
If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name at a Swiss bank.
Whenever you hear a man speak of his love for his country, it is a sign that he expects to be paid for it.
H. L. Mencken
When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
When two people decide to get a divorce, it isn't a sign that they 'don't understand' one another, but a sign that they have, at last, begun to.
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