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Well, I think we tried very hard not to be overconfident, because when you get overconfident, that's when something snaps up and bites you.
I always tell people I want to live to be 150 and they say why would you want to do that. I say, well there's a few people I haven't made mad yet, I want to get them.
There are some who speak well and write badly. For the place and the audience warm them, and draw from their minds more than they think of without that warmth.
Well first of all, tell me, is there some society you know of that doesn't run on greed? You think Russia doesn't run on greed? You think China doesn't run on greed? What is greed?
The failure of national economic policy is costing us more than jobs; it has begun to weaken that uniquely American spirit of risk-taking, large ambition, and optimism about the future. We must rally them now to bold departures that rebuild our national morale as well as our material prosperity.
Whether for life or death, do your own work well.
I got in a fight one time with a really big guy, and he said, 'I'm going to mop the floor with your face.' I said, 'You'll be sorry.' He said, 'Oh, yeah? Why?' I said, 'Well, you won't be able to get into the corners very well.'
I don't think we handled the aftermath of the fall of Baghdad as well as we might have. But that's now history.
I'm in a position of feeling secure enough so that I can say what I think is right and if so many people think it's wrong that I get fired, well, I've got enough to eat.
You get the health benefits of coffee up through about the first twenty-four ounces. It's the biggest source of antioxidants for Americans, and we think it helps prevent Alzheimer's and Parkinson's as well.
First, I have to thank God for giving me the gift that he did as well as a second chance for a better life.
The Ancient Mariner would not have taken so well if it had been called The Old Sailor.
If you want to eat well in England, eat three breakfasts.
W. Somerset Maugham
Irish poets, learn your trade, sing whatever is well made, scorn the sort now growing up all out of shape from toe to top.
William Butler Yeats
Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor lies.
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
Enjoy your time in public service. It may well be one of the most interesting and challenging times of your life.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
A. A. Milne
First, do enough training. Then believe in yourself and say: I can do it. Tomorrow is my day. And then say: the person in front of me, he is just a human being as well; he has two legs, I have two legs, that is all. That is mentally how you prepare.
Life is the art of being well deceived; and in order that the deception may succeed it must be habitual and uninterrupted.
Creative people don't behave very well generally. If you're looking for examples of good relationships in show business, you're gonna be depressed real fast. I don't have time for anything else right now but work and my daughter. She's my first priority.
Before I do anything, I think, well what hasn't been seen. Sometimes, that turns out to be something ghastly and not fit for society. And sometimes that inspiration becomes something that's really worthwhile.
I always thought I'd like my own tombstone to be blank. No epitaph, and no name. Well, actually, I'd like it to say 'figment.'
Mark this well, you proud men of action! you are, after all, nothing but unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
A celebrity is a person who works hard all of their life to become well known, and then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
I know well what I am fleeing from but not what I am in search of.
Michel de Montaigne
It occurred to me that there was no difference between men, in intelligence or race, so profound as the difference between the sick and the well.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The theater needs continual reminders that there is nothing more debasing than the work of those who do well what is not worth doing at all.
The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well, and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame. If it comes at all it will come because it is deserved, not because it is sought after.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Well, I think that California has had a history of always spending more money than it takes in.
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