Roaming: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 108 pages
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Familiar Quotations RivallingThough the church has many critics, it has no rivals.ndash;AnonymousThere never comes a point where a theory can be said to be true. The most that one can claim for any theory is that it has shared the successes of all its rivals and that it has passed at least one test which they have failed.ndash;Alfred Jules AyerThe heart of the jealous knows the best and most satisfying love, that of the other's bed, where the rival perfects the lover's imperfections.ndash;Djuna BarnesAmbition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals.ndash;DenhamHe that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.ndash;Benjamin FranklinI think there's something degrading about having a husband for a rival. It's humiliating if you fail and commonplace if you succeed.ndash;Christopher HamptonIf we devote our time disparaging the products of our business rivals, we hurt business generally, reduce confidence, and increase discontent.ndash;Edward N. HurleyEvery institution not only carries within it the seeds of its own dissolution, but prepares the way for its most hated rival.ndash;William IngeRivalling ndash; CompetitorA competitor will find a way to win. Competitors take bad breaks and use them to drive themselves just that much harder. Quitters take bad breaks and use them as reasons to give up. It's all a matter of pride.ndash;Nancy LopezRivalling ndash; ContestOur contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty.ndash;Samuel Adams

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