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With all the knowledge and skill acquired in thousands of flights in the last ten years, I would hardly think today of making my first flight on a strange machine in a twenty-seven mile wind, even if I knew that the machine had already been flown and was safe.
The first trip of the Pony Express was made in ten days - an average of two hundred miles a day. But we soon began stretching our riders and making better time.
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book.
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.
One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
George Bernard Shaw
Of my mental cycles, I devote maybe ten percent to business thinking. Business isn't that complicated. I wouldn't want to put it on my business card.
Each year has been so robust with problems and successes and learning experiences and human experienes that a year is a lifetime at Apple. So this has been ten lifetimes.
I haven't slept for ten days, because that would be too long.
It's a pleasant thing to be young, and have ten toes.
Robert Louis Stevenson
If a man or woman is born ten years sooner or later, their whole aspect and performance shall be different.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
One and one is two, and two and two is four, and five will get you ten if you know how to work it.
There are some good people. But a good chunk of them will lie for no reason at all - it'll be ten o'clock and they'll tell you it's nine. You're looking at the clock and you can't even fathom why they're lying. They just lie because that's what they do.
We are all geniuses up to the age of ten.
If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you.
It's very interesting, the joke comes first and then the wording comes within five seconds, maybe ten seconds. My thing is to get the joke across in as few words as possible. However, sometimes a word that's not really needed does help the rhythm of it. It's a gut feeling.
In matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is, nine times out of ten, a proof that you ought to publish it.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
You know, it's ironic to me that Christians want to keep the Ten Commandments in our schools, because Christianity has abrogated four of the Ten Commandments. For example, the Sabbath day according to the Ten Commandments is Saturday, not Sunday. And the reason is because God rested, not because Jesus was resurrected.
Never go out to meet trouble. If you just sit still, nine cases out of ten, someone will intercept it before it reaches you.
It sometimes happens that a woman is handsomer at twenty-nine than she was ten years before.
Until 45 I can play a woman in love. After 55 I can play grandmothers. But between those ten years, it is difficult for an actress.
If American women would increase their voting turnout by ten percent, I think we would see an end to all of the budget cuts in programs benefiting women and children.
Coretta Scott King
If I owe Smith ten dollars and God forgives me, that doesn't pay Smith.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Naturally, everybody has certain things they wish they hadn't done in life. They wish they hadn't kicked their dog when they were ten or something.
Accuse a person of breaking all Ten Commandments, and you've written the promo blurb for the dust cover of his tell-all memoir.
P. J. O'Rourke
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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