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A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.
– German proverbRate it:
A country is considered the more civilized the more the wisdom and efficiency of its laws hinder a weak man from becoming too weak or a powerful one too powerful.
– Primo LeviRate it:
A Country is not a mere territory; the particular territory is only its foundation. The Country is the idea which rises upon that foundation; it is the sentiment of love, the sense of fellowship which binds together all the sons of that territory.
– Giuseppe MazziniRate it:
A country is not developed by constructing bridges, houses or roads but it is developed only if the brains of the people living in that country are developed, only if their level of culture is raised and only if an infinite importance is given to the science and to the knowledge!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A country losing touch with its own history is like an old man losing his glasses, a distressing sight, at once vulnerable, unsure, and easily disoriented.
– George WaldenRate it:
A country which proposes to make use of modern war as an instrument of policy must possess a highly centralized, all-powerful executive, hence the absurdity of talking about the defense of democracy by force of arms. A democracy which makes or effectively prepares for modern scientific war must necessarily cease to be democratic.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
A court is a place where what was confused before becomes more unsettled than ever.
– Henry Waldorf FrancisRate it:
A coward can be a hero, but a hero cannot be a coward.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A coward dies a thousand deaths, the brave just one.
– AnonymousRate it:
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
– Mahatma GandhiRate it:
A coward turns away, but a brave man's choice is danger.
– EuripidesRate it:
A coward's gun is emptied when fear pulls the trigger, and hate is the ammunition of choice.”
– T.F HodgeRate 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 crook and crafty rules the place where the majority of the population is either hypocrites or fools.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
A crow is no whiter for being washed.
– French ProverbRate it:

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