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Common sense always speaks too late. Common sense is the guy who tells you ought to have had your brakes relined last week before you smashed a front end this week. Common sense is the Monday morning quarterback who could have won the ball game if he had been on the team. But he never is. He's high up in the stands with a flask on his hip. Common sense is the little man in a gray suit who never makes a mistake in addition. But it's always somebody else's money he's adding up.
– Raymond Chandler
Common sense and education are highly compatible in fact, neither is worth much without the other.
– Donald G. Smith
Common sense and sense of humor are the same thing moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.
– Clive Jones
Common sense dictates that I can not literally vanish a half million square foot monument. But it is conceivable that I can, for a short period of time, cause that monument to appear invisible to our audience.
– Aaron Balcom
Common sense in an uncommon degree and is what the world calls wisdom.
– Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Common sense is as rare as genius.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Common sense is calculation applied to life.
– Henri-Frédéric Amiel
Common sense is in spite of, not the result of, education.
– Victor Hugo
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
– Josh Billings
Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.
– George Bernard Shaw
Common sense is not so common.
– Voltaire
Common sense is only a modification of talent. Genius is an exaltation of it. The difference is, therefore, in degree, not nature.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
Common sense is that layer of prejudices which we acquire before we are sixteen.
– Albert Einstein
Common Sense is that which judges the things given to it by other senses.
– Leonardo da Vinci
Common sense is the best sense I know of.
– Lord Chesterfield
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
– Albert Einstein
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are and doing things as they ought to be done.
– Josh Billings
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.
– C. E. Stowe
Common sense often makes good law.
– William Orville Douglas
Common-sense appears to be only another name for the thoughtlessness of the unthinking. It is made of the prejudices of childhood, the idiosyncrasies of individual character and the opinion of the newspapers.
– W. Somerset Maugham, The Moon and Sixpence
Commonly, in Japan, the crane is regarded as a symbol of peace. But for us, in the Sasaki family, it is the embodiment of Sadako's life, and it is filled with her wish and hope.
– Masahiro Sasaki
Commonly, people believe that defeat is characterized by a general bustle and a feverish rush. Bustle and rush are the signs of victory, not of defeat. Victory is a thing of action. It is a house in the act of being built. Every participant in victory sweats and puffs, carrying the stones for the building of the house. But defeat is a thing of weariness, of incoherence, of boredom. And above all of futility.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Communicate. Listen to your customers, associates and competitors.
– J. Willard Marriott
Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of very part of your life.
– Brian Tracy
Communication is everyone's panacea for everything.
– Tom Peters

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