Quotes: afterward

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  • Frank Lloyd Wright
    Frank Lloyd Wright
    American architect 1869-1959
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    A man is a fool if he drinks before he reaches the age of 50, and a fool if he doesn't afterward.

  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular satisfaction is a part of the pleasure flowing out of it, enjoyed in advance. But this is afterward deducted, for the more we look forward to anything the less we enjoy it when it comes.
  • Geoffrey Chaucer
    Geoffrey Chaucer
    British poet 1340-1400
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    First he wrought, and afterward he taught.
  • Arthur Golden
    Arthur Golden
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    I studied Japanese language and culture in college and graduate school, and afterward went to work in Tokyo, where I met a young man whose father was a famous businessman and whose mother was a geisha.
  • Anne Tyler
    Anne Tyler
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    I'm too shy for personal appearances, and I've found out that anytime I talk about my writing, I can't do any writing for many weeks afterward.
  • Arthur Godfrey
    Arthur Godfrey
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    If I go to a seminar and someone like you or someone like him is talking, I'm never part of the group that rushes him directly afterward. I always wait in the back corner with my head down until everyone is gone, and then I go up and do my thing.
  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar Gracian
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    It is better to sleep on things beforehand than lie awake about them afterward.
  • Carl Hubbell
    Carl Hubbell
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    It was funny, when I thought of it afterward, how Ruth and Gehrig looked as they stood there. The Babe must have been waiting for me to get the ball up a little so he could get his bat under it.
  • Kurt Vonnegut
    Kurt Vonnegut
    American writer 1922-2007
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    Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward.
  • Arthur Hailey
    Arthur Hailey
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    Long afterward, many would remember those two days in the first week of October with vividness and anguish.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    Politicians have the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month, and next year. And to have the ability afterward to explain why it didn't happen.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Self-disciplined begins with the mastery of your thoughts. If you don't control what you think, you can't control what you do. Simply, self-discipline enables you to think first and act afterward.
  • Thomas Secker
    Thomas Secker
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    Some persons do first, think afterward, and then repent forever.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    The world breaks everyone and afterward many are stronger at the broken places.
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