Men sometimes feel injured by praise because it assigns a limit to their merit

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(On seeing a former lover for the first time in years) I thought I told you to wait in the car.

By : Tallulah Bankhead

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11 years is a long time in this industry.

By : Steve McConnell

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People who do not speak our language very well do complain of feeling rebuffed by French people, who can sometimes be impatient, or even intolerant.

By : Bernard Pivot

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At that time a senator who was on the Joint Committee of Atomic Energy said rather quietly, 'You know, we're having a little problem with waste these days.' I didn't know what he meant then, but I know now.

By : David R. Brower

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That was for instance the case in Mocambique a couple of years ago, during the flooding catastrophe. Instead of co-ordinating assistance properly, to much time and resources was spent on fighting about the same helicopters and local guides.

By : Anna Lindh

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I may not be the most famous songwriter in the world, but you know a David Friedman song when you hear it. It took me a long time to appreciate that.

By : David Friedman

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I went to a restaurant that serves "breakfast at any time". So I ordered French Toast during the Renaissance.

By : Steven Wright

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In terms of broadcasting, you have to make decisions about where you want to spend your time.

By : Lisa Guerrero

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At times in my life the only place I have been happy is when I am on stage.

By : Bob Dylan

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The problem is that for women, the average time is just over 14 minutes... men are left with about 12 minutes during which time they need to think of something to do!

By : Phil McGraw

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There are times in history where a particular doctrine becomes a symbol of a greater problem.

By : Pat Robertson

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The odds against there being a bomb on a plane are a million to one, and against two bombs a million times a million to one. Next time you fly, cut the odds and take a bomb.

By : Benny Hill

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