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A cloud does not know why it moves in just such a direction and at such a speed, it feels an impulsion... .this is the place to go now. But the sky knows the reason and the patterns behind all clouds, and you will know, too, when you lift yourself high enough to see beyond horizons.
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A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition.
– William Arthur WardRate it:
A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
A coalition of groups ... is waging a massive propaganda campaign against the president of the United States. ... an all-out attack. Their aim is total victory for themselves and total defeat for him. (On Watergate crisis)
– Gerald R. FordRate it:
A cold in the head cause less suffering than an idea.
– Jules RenardRate it:
A cold needs the cook as much as the doctor.
– Scottish ProverbRate it:
A college degree is not a sign that one is a finished product but an indication a person is prepared for life.
– Reverend Edward A. MalloyRate it:
A college education never hurt anybody who was willing to learn after he got it.
– Author UnknownRate it:
A comfortable house is a great source of happiness. It ranks immediately after health and a good conscience.
– Sydney SmithRate it:
A comfortable old age is the reward of a well-spent youth. Instead of its bringing sad and melancholy prospects of decay, it would give us hopes of eternal youth in a better world.
– Lydia ChildRate it:
A committee can make a decision that is dumber than any of its members.
– David CoblitzRate it:
A committee is a cul-de-sac down which ideas are lured and then quietly strangled.
– Sir Barnett CocksRate it:
A committee is a thing which takes a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.
– Elbert HubbardRate it:
A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
– Douglas Adams, "Mostly Harmless"Rate it:
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
– Douglas Noel AdamsRate it:
A communist is a person who publicly airs his dirty Lenin.
– Jack PomeroyRate it:
A community is like a ship, everyone ought to be prepared to take the helm.
– Henrik IbsenRate it:
A companion's words of persuasion are effective.
– HomerRate it:
A compassionate government keeps faith with the trust of the people and cherishes the future of their children.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.
– Robert Anson HeinleinRate it:
A completely secure life can be found only outside the life!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that worked.
– John GallRate it:
A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that works.
– John GauleRate it:
A compliment is a gift, not to be thrown away carelessly, unless you want to hurt the giver.
– Eleanor HamiltonRate it:
A compliment is a statement of an agreeable truth; flattery is a statement of an agreeable untruth.
– Sir John A. MacDonaldRate it:

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