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The superior power of population cannot be checked without producing misery or vice.
The worst vice of the solitary is the worship of his food.
Good taste is the worst vice ever invented.
I was in elective politics for 24 years. I've made four national races, two for President, two for Vice President. I have found there are other ways to serve, and I'm enjoying them.
I'm the only American alive or dead who presided unhappily over the removal of a vice president and a president.
The tongue may be employed about, and made to serve all the purposes of vice, in tempting and deceiving, in perjury and injustice.
It is a besetting vice of democracies to substitute public opinion for law. This is the usual form in which masses of men exhibit their tyranny.
James F. Cooper
You can know a person by the kind of desk he keeps. If the president of a company has a clean desk then it must be the executive vice president who is doing all the work.
Harold S. Geneen
Everybody knows they're on the Obama team: There isn't vice presidential vs. presidential division, there's not a generational pull. People have internalized that this is a real moment in history.
There are some faults so nearly allied to excellence that we can scarce weed out the vice without eradicating the virtue.
Vice came in always at the door of necessity, not at the door of inclination.
So if the players trust the coach, it's not a problem. If the players don't trust the coach, it is a problem, and vice versa.
I actually prepared Vice President Biden for his debate in the last election. I played Sarah Palin. It's a little tough debating a woman.
I readily admit I was not an expert on foreign policy but I was knowledgeable and I didn't need a man who was the Vice President of the United States and my opponent turning around and putting me down.
It is all about marketing; that is where the real craft comes in. The best actors do not necessarily become the biggest stars. And vice versa.
Though ambition in itself is a vice, yet it is often the parent of virtues.
The mind is exercised by the variety and multiplicity of the subject matter, while the character is moulded by the contemplation of virtue and vice.
Though ambition itself be a vice, yet it is often times the cause of virtues.
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
Ignorance is the primary source of all misery and vice.
Mom was the greatest influence of my childhood. She wanted to save me from the vice, lust, and drinking that was all about me.
Mission accomplished? The mission in Iraq, as laid out by President Bush and Vice President Cheney, has failed.
Food is my thing, I do not smoke or drink, so food is my vice.
Every life is a march from innocence, through temptation, to virtue or vice.
As an actor, you don't often get a chance to know exactly the impact of what the audience is seeing, even though you can ask where the frame is. A move that feels tiny can be huge, and vice versa.
What a pity it is that we have no amusements in England but vice and religion!
If the players don't trust the coach, it is a problem, and vice versa.
In the late '70s, maybe just before I started, there was still an attitude that if you did film you didn't do TV and vice versa, but that's gone now.
What has the women's movement learned from Geraldine Ferraro's candidacy for vice president? Never get married.
It has always seemed slightly uncomfortable, the idea of politicised musicians. Very few of them are clever enough to do it; if they're good at the political side, the music side suffers, and vice versa.
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