Quotes: leaving

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  • Christian Nevell Bovee
    Christian Nevell Bovee
    American writer 1820-1904
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    False friends are like our shadow, keeping close to us while we walk in the sunshine, but leaving us the instant we cross into the shade.
  • Emily Brontë
    Emily Brontë
    British writer, poet 1818-1848
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    A person who has not done one half his day's work by ten o'clock, runs a chance of leaving the other half undone.
    Source: Wuthering Heights (1847)
  • Becki Newton
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    After leaving school, I travelled around Europe for about six months. In Denmark, I thought that was my chance to get an amazing haircut, so I went to what I thought was a great hairdresser. It turned out to be the car wash of hairdressers, and I walked out sporting yet another pudding bowl, but this time with a stripe bleached down the centre.
  • Amelia Barr
    Amelia Barr
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    All changes are more or less tinged with melancholy, for what we are leaving behind is part of ourselves.
  • Boris Johnson
    Boris Johnson
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    All the people I talk to, increasingly, can see that the emperor has got no clothes. The case for leaving [the EU] is now overwhelming.
  • Bill Goldberg
    Bill Goldberg
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    At the end of the day, leaving WrestleMania, having my hand raised, beating Brock Lesnar... I'd say it was a pretty successful tenure.
  • Even leaving aside government policy, whole industries are already making expensive changes around the perceived need to 'go green.' Al Gore and countless other prophets of global catastrophe are making megamillions pushing these expensive solutions. Schoolchildren around the globe are being frightened by tales of impending calamity.
  • Ben Shapiro
    Ben Shapiro
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    Every so often, we all gaze into the abyss. It's a depressing fact of life that eventually the clock expires; eventually the sand in the hourglass runs out. It's the leaving behind of everything that matters to us that hurts the most.
  • Harry Browne
    Harry Browne
    American financial adviser and writer 1933-
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    Everything you want in life has a price connected to it. There's a price to pay if you want to make things better, a price to pay just for leaving things as they are, a price for everything.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    Exploring Mars is a far different venture from Apollo expeditions to the moon; it necessitates leaving our home planet on lengthy missions with a constrained return capability.
  • Angela Merkel
    Angela Merkel
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    For a few years, more people have been leaving our country than entering it. Wherever it is possible, we must lower the entry hurdles for those who bring the country forward.
  • Barbara Tuchman
    Barbara Tuchman
    American historian 1912-1989
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    For me, the card catalog has been a companion all my working life. To leave it is like leaving the house one was brought up in.
  • Carlos Ghosn
    Carlos Ghosn
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    Good is somebody who delivered and allowed the company to overcome obstacles, without leaving a profound impact on its culture. Great is somebody who leads his company to achievements and performance and value that nobody was expecting it had.
  • Happiness is something that comes into our lives through doors we don't even remember leaving open.
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
    Harriet Beecher Stowe
    American Novelist 1811-1896
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    Home is a place not only of strong affections, but of entire unreserved; it is life's undress rehearsal, its backroom, its dressing room, from which we go forth to more careful and guarded intercourse, leaving behind us much debris of cast-off and everyday clothing.
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