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  • Louis-Ferdinand Celine
    Louis-Ferdinand Celine
    French novelist, pamphleteer and physician 1894-1961
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    Life is filigree work. What is written clearly is not worth much, it's the transparency that counts.
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
    Barbara Cartland
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    A historical romance is the only kind of book where chastity really counts.
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Henry Brooks Adams
    American historian 1838-1918
    Henry Brooks Adams
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    Accident counts for as much in companionship as in marriage.
  • Aristotle Onassis
    Aristotle Onassis
    Greek shipping magnate 1906-1975
    Aristotle Onassis
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    After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.
  • Aaron Hill
    Aaron Hill
    English dramatist and writer 1685-1750
    Aaron Hill
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    Courage is poorly housed that dwells in numbers; the lion never counts the herd that are about him, nor weighs how many flocks he has to scatter.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    Jawaharlal Nehru
    Indian nationalist and statesman 1889-1964
    Jawaharlal Nehru
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    Every little thing counts in a crisis.
  • Barbara Mikulski
    Barbara Mikulski
    American politician 1936-
    Barbara Mikulski
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    Every vote counts and every vote must be counted.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.
  • Brian K. Vaughan
    Brian K. Vaughan
    American comic book and television writer 1976-
    Brian K. Vaughan
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    Having children changes you forever, as a writer and as a human being. I hope it's for the better on both counts, but I guess we'll see.
  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    How you start is important, but it is how you finish that counts. In the race for success, speed is less important than stamina. The sticker outlasts the sprinter.
  • Alain de Botton
    Alain de Botton
    Swiss-born British author 1969-
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    I passionately believe that's it's not just what you say that counts, it's also how you say it - that the success of your argument critically depends on your manner of presenting it.
  • B. B. King
    B. B. King
    American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer 1925-2015
    B. B. King
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    I've said that playing the blues is like having to be black twice. Stevie Ray Vaughan missed on both counts, but I never noticed.
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
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    In Jeet Kune Do, it's not how much you have learned, but how much you have absorbed from what you have learned. It is not how much fixed knowledge you can accumulate, but what you can apply livingly that counts. 'Being' is more valued than doing.
    Source: The Warrior Within : The Philosophies of Bruce Lee (1996)
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    It is not the body's posture, but the heart's attitude that counts when we pray.
    Source: The quotable Billy Graham (1966)
  • Sidney Madwed
    Sidney Madwed
    American business consultant, lyricist and author
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    It is not the hours we put in on the job, it is what we put into the hours that counts.
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