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General Grant had a simple, childlike recipe for meeting life ... I am terribly afraid, but the other fellow is afraid, too.
– Sherwood AndersonRate it:
General Napoleon says that ability is of little account without opportunity. The opposite is also correct: Opportunity is of little account without ability.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
General Napoleon says that ‘Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.’ Well, I suggest doing the opposite: Interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake. Don’t be opportunist; don’t benefit from the weakness of your enemy! Be just even to your enemy! Try to find a way to defeat him without harming him; prove to be as intelligent as to find such a way! Only then, your victory will be meaningful and honourable!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
General principles should not be based on exceptional cases.
– Robert J. SawyerRate it:
Generally speaking, men are influenced by books which clarify their own thought, which express their own notions well, or which suggest to them ideas which their minds are already predisposed to accept.
– Carl Lotus BeckerRate it:
Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.
– Miyamoto Musashi, 1645Rate it:
Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is the resolute acceptance of death.
– Miyamoto Musashi, The Book of Five RingsRate it:
Generally students are the best vehicles for passing on ideas, for their thoughts are plastic and can be molded and they can adjust the ideas of old men to the shape of reality as they find it in villages and hills of China or in ghettos and suburbs of America.
– Theodore Harold WhiteRate it:
Generally the theories we believe we call facts, and the facts we disbelieve we call theories.
– Felix CohenRate it:
Generally we study too much and think too little.
– Hary Latham DohertyRate it:
Generally when there's a lot of smoke...there's just a whole lot more smoke.
– George ForemanRate it:
Generations to come will find it difficult to believe that a man such as Gandhi ever walked the face of this earth.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Generations to come will scarce believe that such a one as this ever in flesh and blood walked upon this earth. (said of Mahatma Gandhi)
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Generosity is inverted prosperity.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
Generosity is not giving me that which I need more than you do, but it is giving me that which you need more than I do.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Generosity with strings is not generosity It is a deal.
– Marya MannesRate it:
Generosity with strings is not generosity; It is a deal.
– Marya MannesRate it:
Generous people are rarely mentally ill.
– Dr. Karl MenningerRate it:
Genius - To know without having learned to draw just conclusions from unknown premises to discern the soul of things.
– Ambrose Gwinett BierceRate it:
Genius has no country. It blossoms everywhere. Genius is like the light, the air. It is the heritage of all!
– Dr. Jose P. RizalRate it:
Genius hath electric power which earth can never tame.
– Lydia M. ChildRate it:
Genius is 1 inspiration and 99 perspiration.
– Thomas Alva EdisonRate it:
Genius is a bend in the creek where bright water has gathered, and which mirrors the trees, the sky and the banks. It just does that because it is there and the scenery is there. Talent is a fine mirror with a silver frame, with the name of the owner engraved on the back.
– Edgar Lee MastersRate it:
Genius is a promontory jutting out of the infinite.
– Victor HugoRate it:

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