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1.

Good leadership consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.

- John D. Rockefeller
2.

Jesus died too soon. If he had lived to my age he would have repudiated his doctrine.

- Friedrich Nietzsche
3.

Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders.

- Reagan, Ronald
4.

I do oppose my patience to his fury, and am arm'd to suffer with a quietness of spirit, the very tyranny and rage of his.

- William Shakespeare
5.

All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and prepared hearer.

- Stevenson, Robert Louis
6.

No age seemed the age of romance to itself.

- Carlyle, Thomas
7.

To see a man beaten not by a better opponent but by himself is a tragedy.

- D'Amato, Cus
8.

The American, if he has a spark of national feeling, will be humiliated by the very prospect of a foreigner's visit to Congress -- these, for the most part, illiterate hacks whose fancy vests are spotted with gravy, and whose speeches, hypocritical, unctuous, and slovenly, are spotted also with the gravy of political patronage, these persons are a reflection on the democratic process rather than of it; they expose it in its process rather than of it; they expose it in its underwear.

- Mccarthy, Mary
9.

As a manager the important thing is not what happens when you are there, but what happens when you are not there.

- Blanchard, Ken
10.

Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don't mind, age don't matter.

- Paige, Leroy ''Satchel''
11.

At Group L, Stoffel oversees six first-rate programmers, a managerial challenge roughly comparable to herding cats.

- Washington Post Magazine
12.

Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death.

- Harold Wilson
13.

Hypocrisy is the homage that vice pays to virtue.

- La Rochefoucauld, Francois De
14.

I do not call the sod under my feet my country; but language -- religion -- government -- blood -- identity in these makes men of one country.

- Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
15.

The actual tragedies of life bear no relation to one's preconceived ideas. In the event, one is always bewildered by their simplicity, their grandeur of design, and by that element of the bizzare which seems inherent in them.

- Jean Cocteau
16.

I have done almost every human activity inside a taxi which does not require main drainage.

- Brien, Alan
17.

It is advantageous to an author that his book should be attacked as well as praised. Fame is a shuttlecock. If it be struck at only one end of the room, it will soon fall to the ground. To keep it up, it must be struck at both ends.

- Samuel Johnson
18.

PROBOSCIS, n. The rudimentary organ of an elephant which serves him in place of the knife-and-fork that Evolution has as yet denied him. For purposes of humor it is popularly called a trunk. Asked how he knew that an elephant was going on a journey, the illustrious Jo. Miller cast a reproachful look upon his tormentor, and answered, absently: "When it is ajar," and threw himself from a high promontory into the sea. Thus perished in his pride the most famous humorist of antiquity, leaving to mankind a heritage of woe! No successor worthy of the title has appeared, though Mr. Edward bok, of _The Ladies'Home Journal_, is much respected for the purity and sweetness of his personal character.

- Ambrose Bierce
19.

Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love: Therefore all hearts in love use their own tongues; Let every eye negotiate for itself And trust no agent.

- William Shakespeare
20.

God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by war, some by justice.

- Donne, John


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