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The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away.
The most peaceable way for you, if you do take a thief, is, to let him show himself what he is and steal out of your company.
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Good artists copy, great artists steal.
All the commandments: You shall not commit adultery, you shall not kill, you shall not steal, you shall not covet, and so on, are summed up in this single command: You must love your neighbor as yourself.
Never lie, never cheat, never steal.
Why would anyone steal a shopping cart? It's like stealing a two-year-old.
Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal.
T. S. Eliot
We steal if we touch tomorrow. It is God's.
Henry Ward Beecher
You should not have taken advantage of my sensibility to steal into my affections without my consent.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
A lawyer with his briefcase can steal more than a hundred men with guns.
When we played softball, I'd steal second base, feel guilty and go back.
Governments that block the aspirations of their people, that steal or are corrupt, that oppress and torture or that deny freedom of expression and human rights should bear in mind that they will find it increasingly hard to escape the judgement of their own people, or where warranted, the reach of international law.
If you steal from one author it's plagiarism; if you steal from many it's research.
To steal from a brother or sister is evil. To not steal from the institutions that are the pillars of the Pig Empire is equally immoral.
The poor have to labour in the face of the majestic equality of the law, which forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
I steal from every movie ever made.
It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.
If we steal thoughts from the moderns, it will be cried down as plagiarism; if from the ancients, it will be cried up as erudition.
Charles Caleb Colton
Immature artists imitate. Mature artists steal.
To plunder, to slaughter, to steal, these things they misname empire; and where they make a wilderness, they call it peace.
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.
Lesser artists borrow, great artists steal.
Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.
Adlai E. Stevenson
One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honor or observation.
The number one rule of thieves is that nothing is too small to steal.
The only people who steal are thieves, and that's a very small percentage of civilization. Most people want to have some way to make the economic transaction valid. They want to return the favor, if you will... return the benefit and reciprocate.
If you ever have the good fortune to create a great advertising campaign, you will soon see another agency steal it. This is irritating, but don't let it worry you; nobody has ever built a brand by imitating somebody else's advertising.
I think I tried to steal a Mars bar once from a shop but then I went and put it back.
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