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  • Andrew Carnegie
    Andrew Carnegie
    American industrialist 1835-1919
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    People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    A theory is the more impressive the greater is the simplicity of its premises, the more different are the kinds of things it relates and the more extended the range of its applicability.
  • Bernard Levin
    Bernard Levin
    English journalist, author and broadcaster 1928-2004
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    Because tobacco is responsible for an impressive one-third of cancers, prevention efforts naturally begin with it.
  • Bob Edwards
    Bob Edwards
    American broadcast journalist
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    But when you see personal artifacts relating to - by genealogy at least - a living human being, it was just more impressive to me than just about anything I've ever read about slavery before.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    God doesn't want us to pile up impressive phrases. He doesn't want us to use words without thinking about their meaning. He wants us to talk to him as to a friend or father - authentically, reverently, personally, earnestly.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Alfred Russel Wallace
    Alfred Russel Wallace
    British naturalist, explorer, anthropologist and biologist 1823-
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    I spent, as you know, a year and a half in a clergyman's family and heard almost every Tuesday the very best, most earnest and most impressive preacher it has ever been my fortune to meet with, but it produced no effect whatever on my mind.
  • Adam Arkin
    Adam Arkin
    American actor 1956-
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    I'm always honored, but I think for every 100 of those that come along, one of them is actually going to happen. And, the fact that this was an offer on a major film that had a start date, was pretty impressive.
  • Boris Kodjoe
    Boris Kodjoe
    Austrian-American actor, producer 1973-
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    Let's say black, the whole black religious experience, here, is very impressive to me, because when I first arrived I realized that people carry their faith with so much pride.
  • Robert Benchley
    Robert Benchley
    American humorist, criticus 1889-1945
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    Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, knowing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about
  • C. Wright Mills
    C. Wright Mills
    American sociologist 1916-1962
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    One could translate the 555 pages of The Social System into about 150 pages of straightforward English. The result would not be very impressive.
    Source: The Sociological Imagination (1959) P. 31, commenting on the verbosity of the chief wo
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    The Pause; that impressive silence, that eloquent silence, that geometrically progressive silence which often achieves a desired effect where no combination of words, however so felicitous, could accomplish it.
  • Bernard Ebbers
    Bernard Ebbers
    Canadian businessman 1941-2020
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    The strength in our third-quarter financial results is cause for excitement. I'm particularly pleased that we continue to demonstrate impressive growth at the same time we are engaged in important merger discussions.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    The thin and precarious crust of decency is all that separates any civilization, however impressive, from the hell of anarchy or systematic tyranny.
  • Anna Lindh
    Anna Lindh
    Swedish Social Democratic politician 1957-2003
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    The WTO has one of the most impressive records in global economic governance, by promoting trade liberalisation and economic development.
  • Sir James Matthew Barrie
    Sir James Matthew Barrie
    British playwright 1860-1937
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    There are few more impressive sights in the world than a Scotsman on the make.
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