Quotes by company

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  • Bob Newhart
    Bob Newhart
    American stand-up comedian and actor 1929-
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    Probably the best advice I ever got in my life was from the head of the accounting department, Mr. Hutchinson, I believe at the Glidden Company in Chicago, and he told me, 'You really aren't cut out for accounting.'
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    Rascals are always sociable - more's the pity! and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others company.
  • Charles Lamb
    Charles Lamb
    English essayist 1775-1834
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    Separate from the pleasure of your company, I don't much care if I never see another mountain in my life.
  • Barry Cornwall
    Barry Cornwall
    English poet (pen name of Bryan Procter) 1787-1874
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    Sing! Who sings To her who weareth a hundred rings? Ah, who is this lady fine? The Vine, boys, the Vine! The mother of the mighty Wine, A roamer is she O'er wall and tree And sometimes very good company.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Sir, he was dull in company, dull in his closet, dull everywhere. He was dull in a new way, and that made many people think him great.
  • John Newton
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    So dress and conduct yourself so that people who have been in your company will not recall what you had on.
  • Bing Gordon
    Bing Gordon
    American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
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    Somehow, the company must stay true to the founding vision while avoiding the pitfalls of rapid growth - and perhaps survive the hiring of a previously successful executive who doesn't work out.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Take the tone of the company you are in.
  • Brad Feld
    Brad Feld
    American entrepreneur, and author
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    Taking a great new idea with an entrepreneurial team that wants to create something significant and trying to build a real company is what is interesting.
  • Francis Picabia
    Francis Picabia
    French painter and poet 1878-1953
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    Taste is tiring like good company.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    Tell me thy company, and I'll tell thee what thou art.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    Tell me what company you keep and I'll tell you what you are.
  • Samuel Pepys
    Samuel Pepys
    English administrator of the navy and Member of Parliament 1633-1703
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    Thanks be to God. Since my leaving the drinking of wine, I do find myself much better, and do mind my business better, and do spend less money, and less time lost in idle company.
  • Cab Calloway
    Cab Calloway
    American jazz singer, dancer, bandleader and actor 1907-1994
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    That's what George wrote! He wrote it. Why change it? There was this European company that I was speaking about awhile ago - course, didn't nobody know what Porgy was.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
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    The bad thing about young people starting a company is that sometimes they do it for the wrong reasons or because they have the wrong skill set, but the good thing is that they don't have any of the old paradigms baked into them, so they have a lot of the bright new ideas that are harder to come by as you get older.
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