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  • Herbert Spencer
    Herbert Spencer
    British Philosopher 1820-1903
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    A jury is composed of twelve men of average ignorance.
  • Groucho Marx
    Groucho Marx
    American comic actor 1895-1977
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    He had about as much equipment for the stage as the average Zulu has for psychiatry
  • Carl Sandburg
    Carl Sandburg
    American Poet 1878-1967
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    In the average newspaper there is not a complete suppression of stories that the sacred cows don't want printed. But rather what happens is that the stories get printed with stresses, colorations and emphasis that favor the sacred cows.
  • Milton Friedman
    Milton Friedman
    American economist 1912-
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    Never try to walk across a river just because it has an average depth of four feet.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    No matter how long he lives, no man ever becomes as wise as the average woman of forty-eight.
  • Francis Quarles
    Francis Quarles
    British poet 1592-1644
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    The average person's ear weighs what you are, not what you were.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    To aim at excellence, our reputation, and friends, and all must be ventured; to aim at the average we run no risk and provide little service.
  • John B. S. Haldane
    John B. S. Haldane
    British scientist, writer 1892-1964
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    A fairly bright boy is far more intelligent and far better company than the average adult.
  • Greg Norman
    Greg Norman
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    Aggressive play is a vital asset of the world's greatest golfers. However, it's even more important to the average player. Attack this game in a bold, confident, and determined way, and you'll make a giant leap toward realizing your full potential as a player.
  • Satchel Paige
    Satchel Paige
    African-American baseball player 1906-1982
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    Ain't no man can avoid being born average, but there ain't no man got to be common.
  • John Maynard Keynes
    John Maynard Keynes
    British economist 1883-1946
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    Americans are apt to be unduly interested in discovering what average opinion believes average opinion to be...
  • Bjorn Ulvaeus
    Bjorn Ulvaeus
    Swedish songwriter, producer, member of ABBA 1945-
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    And also a lot of Muslims are no more religious then the average Swede. For them it's natural that human rights come first.
  • C. J. Cherryh
    C. J. Cherryh
    American writer 1942-
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    Average people didn't analyze what they thought: they thought they thought, and half of it was gut reaction.
    Source: Invader (1995)
  • Lois Horowitz
    Lois Horowitz
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    Books in a large university library system: 2, 000,000. Books in an average large city library: 1 0,000. Average number of books in a chain bookstore: 30, 000. Books in an average neighborhood branch library: 20, 000.
  • Anthony Burgess
    Anthony Burgess
    British writer, criticus 1917-1993
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    Books in a large university library system: 2,000,000. Books in an average large city library: 10,000. Average number of books in a chain bookstore: 30,000. Books in an average neighborhood branch library: 20,000.
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