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A coward turns away, but a brave man's choice is danger.
– EuripidesRate it:
A crash is when your competitor's program dies. When your program dies, it is an 'idiosyncrasy'. Frequently, crashes are followed with a message like 'ID 02'. 'ID' is an abbreviation for idiosyncrasy and the number that follows indicates how many more months of testing the product should have had.
– Guy KawasakiRate it:
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
– Ayn RandRate it:
A credible way to unearth the bona fide facts is to make both the partners in conflict to undergo the reliable lie-detection tests, instead of making conclusion by seeing who supports whom & how many.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
A credit union is not an ordinary financial concern, seeking to enrich its members at the expense of the general public. Neither is it a loan company, seeking to make a profit at the expense of the unfortunates… The credit union is nothing of the kind; it is the expression in the field of economics of a high social ideal.
– Alphonse Desjardins, The Canadian credit union pioneer made the remarks in a speech in the early 1900s.Rate it:
A crime which is the crime of many none avenge.
– LucanRate it:
A criminal is a person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation.
– Howard Scott, EconomistRate it:
A critic is a bunch of biases held loosely together by a sense of taste.
– Whitney BalliettRate it:
A critic is a gong at a railroad crossing clanging loudly and vainly as the train goes by.
– Christopher MorleyRate it:
A critic is a legless man who teaches running.
– Channing PollockRate it:
A critic is a reader who ruminates. Thus, he should have more than one stomach.
– Karl Wilhelm Friedrich von SchlegelRate it:
A crow is no whiter for being washed.
– French ProverbRate it:
A crown, if it hurts us, is not worth wearing.
– Pearl BaileyRate it:
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
– AesopRate it:
A cucumber should be well-sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
A cucumber whould be well sliced, and dressed with pepper and viniger, and then thrown out, as good for nothing.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
A cult is a religion with no political power
– Tom WolfeRate it:
A cult is a religion with no political power.
– Tom WolfeRate it:
A cup of wisdom is more valuable than an ocean of intelligence.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
A cynic is a man who, when he smells flowers, looks around for a coffin.
– H.L. MenckenRate it:
A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past, he is one who is prematurely disappointed in the future.
– Sydney J. HarrisRate it:
A cynic is not merely one who reads bitter lessons from the past; he is one who is prematurely disappointed in the future.
– Sydney J. HarrisRate it:
A Cynic is what an Optimist calls a Realist
– Antony Jay / Jonathon Lynn, Sir Humphrey Appleby from the "Yes, Minister" SeriesRate it:
A danger foreseen is half-avoided.
– Cheyenne ProverbRate it:
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A DOE

Unbearably lovely music is heard as the curtain rises, and we see the woods on a summer afternoon. A fawn dances on and nibbles slowly at some leaves. He drifts lazily through the soft foliage. Soon he starts coughing and drops dead.

– Woody Allen, Without FeathersRate it:

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