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Accidents Quotes

With the accidents that have been happening on Blue Diamond, we've been talking with NDOT (Nevada Department of Transportation) on things we can do.
Bobby Shelton Permalink
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Mark Twain
Accident is the name of the greatest of all inventors.
Mark Twain Permalink
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Pablo Picasso
I don't believe in accidents. There are only encounters in history. There are no accidents.
Pablo Picasso Permalink
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Since you cannot do good to all, you are to pay special attention to those who, by the accidents of time, or place, or circumstances, are brought into closer connection with you.
Augustine Hippo Permalink
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The last couple of accidents there (on Durango at Route 160), people ran stop signs. I find it hard to believe people aren't seeing those signs.
Bobby Shelton Permalink
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Eleanor Roosevelt
Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, But beautiful old people are works of art
Eleanor Roosevelt Permalink
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Mike Easley
The State Highway Patrol has responded to more than 3,000 weather-related accidents since Wednesday, ... We still urge people to take care on secondary roads and in rural areas. And especially at night in freezing temperatures it will be very dangerous on the highways of North Carolina tonight.
Mike Easley Permalink
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About 13 percent of [city] accidents involve people changing lanes and crashing into the car next to them.
Russ Rader Permalink
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If you look at the causes of the accidents, quite a few of them are operator error. We need people to be diligent and follow the rules of the road and drive more defensively.
Bob McKenzie Permalink
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It's an opportunity for visitors themselves to take part in the effort to reduce accidents.
Brian Berry Permalink
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Francis Bacon
It cannot be denied that outward accidents conduce much to fortune, favor, opportunity, death of others, occasion fitting virtue; but chiefly, the mold of a man's fortune is in his own hands
Francis Bacon Permalink
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Oscar Wilde
Misfortunes one can endure - they come from outside, they are accidents. But to suffer for one's own faults - Ah! there is the sting of life.
Oscar Wilde Permalink
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At Freudenberg-NOK, we believe that all accidents are preventable, and therefore, unacceptable. Regardless of a company's level of profitability, safety is the one thing that can never be compromised.
David Lawson Permalink
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Willa Cather
Ugly accidents happen . . . always have and always will. But the failures are swept back into the pile and forgotten. They don`t leave any lasting scar in the world, and they don`t affect the future. The things that last are the good things. The people who forge ahead and do something, they really count.
Willa Cather Permalink
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The Act of God designation on all insurance policies; which means, roughly, that you cannot be insured for the accidents that are most likely to happen to you.
Alan Coren Permalink
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The medical evidence was overwhelming that this kind of injury could only be inflicted by a deliberate, intentional act. Accidents described by Steen just don?t account for what happened to the baby.
Daniel White Permalink
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William Burroughs
In the magical universe there are no coincidences and there are no accidents. Nothing happens unless someone wills it to happen.
William Burroughs Permalink
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This is the first time since 2001 that the annual number of deaths in traffic accidents has fallen below 100,000. These figures show the effectiveness of our work.
Yang Jun Permalink
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Safety and loss helps prevent indirect costs of training temporary employees and clerical work because 80 percent of accidents are caused by unsafe acts.
Steve Bailey Permalink
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There are no accidents without intentions.
Alex Miller Permalink
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There are no accidents, only nature throwing her weight around. Even the bomb merely releases energy that nature has put there. Nuclear war would be just a spark in the grandeur of space. Nor can radiation ''alter'' nature: she will absorb it all. After the bomb, nature will pick up the cards we have spilled, shuffle them, and begin her game again.
Camille Paglia Permalink
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Initially the partner is at increased risk from heart attack, suicide, and accidents. I am shocked my wife is sick and I stop paying attention when driving. And there is an increase in infections.
Nicholas Christakis Permalink
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Francois VI Duc de La Rochefoucauld
Sometimes accidents happen in life from which we have need of a little madness to extricate ourselves successfully
Francois VI Duc de La Rochefoucauld Permalink
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
He divines remedies against injuries; he knows how to turn serious accidents to his own advantage; whatever does not kill him makes him stronger
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Permalink
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Deadwood was a place created by a series of accidents. A kind of original sin.
David Milch Permalink
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We're beginning to realize that drowsiness or sleep deprivation, fatigue, is beginning to outstrip alcohol as a cause of accidents in transportation, particularly on the highway,
William Dement Permalink
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I see at least couple of accidents a week outside my window, guaranteed. So whatever they can do to provide relief is welcome. It's very hectic throughout the day. And it can be a real problem for our customers to get into the parking lot. It's so hard that sometimes they can't even get in because it's constantly bumper to bumper.
Andrew Weiss Permalink
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If a railroad has too many accidents making the headlines, politicians could use that for political gain.
Andrew West Permalink
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This is the first time since 2001 that the annual death toll from road accidents has dropped below 100,000.
Yang Jun Permalink
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The number of accidents on that road is very low, but anytime you have a bicycle in 50 mile-per-hour traffic, it's a dangerous situation,
Philip Brooks Permalink
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