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David George Quotes

I tell you, as one who has studied the whole situation, I don't think Hitler is a fool - he is not going to challenge the British Empire
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#Fools And Foolishness

KUKA Robotics' robot product line gives us world class performance and reliability at an excellent value. We believe the KUKA robots will be key to delivering that performance and reliability to our welding cells.
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#Believe

Don't run the consensus up, especially not in the first quarter.
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#Consensus

Who ordained that the few should have the land (of Britain) as a prerequisite; who made 10,000 people owners of the soil and the rest of us trespassers in the land of our birth?
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#Civilization

A young man who isn't a socialist hasn't got a heart; an old man who is a socialist hasn't got a head.
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#Heart

The primary driver behind the miss looks to be net interest margin compression, which we have seen from other banks that have reported this quarter. But it seems more pronounced with Sovereign.
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#Banks

Dont be afraid to take a big step.You cant cross a chasm in two small steps.
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#Courage

You cannot feed the hungry on statistics.
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#German Poet

There is nothing so fatal to character as half-finished tasks
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#Character

What do you want to be a sailor for? There are greater storms in politics than you will ever find at sea. Piracy, broadsides, blood on the decks. You will find them all in politics.
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#Politicians And Politics

Diplomats were invented simply to waste time.
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#Diplomacy

Liberty is not merely a privilege to be conferred; it is a habit to be acquired.
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#Freedom

The finest eloquence is that which gets things done
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#Eloquence

The Landlord is a gentleman who does not earn his wealth. He has a host of agents and clerks that receive for him. He does not even take the trouble to spend his wealth. He has a host of people around him to do the actual spending. He never sees it until he comes to enjoy it. His sole function, his chief pride, is the stately consumption of wealth produced by others.
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#Agents

The stern hand of fate has scourged us to an elevation where we can see the great everlasting things which matter for a nation -- the great peaks we had forgotten, of Honor, Duty, Patriotism, and clad in glittering white, the great pinnacle of Sacrifice pointing like a rugged finger to Heaven.
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#Sacrifice

What is our task? To make Britain a fit country for heroes to live in.
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#Heroes And Heroism

This is a robust economy and we don't see any indications of any material slowdown.
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#Economy

This is a great start to 2006 and supports increasing our full-year earnings outlook.
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#Earnings

The finest eloquence is that which gets things done; the worst is that which delays them.
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#Eloquence

We have no closure to our father's death.
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#Closure