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  • Miles Davis: American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer

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  • Miles Davis
    Miles Davis
    American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer 1926-1991
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    A legend is an old man with a cane known for what he used to do. I'm still doing it.
  • Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    American Poet, Journalist 1855-1919
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    A pat on the back is only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, but is miles ahead in results.
  • Bennett Cerf
    Bennett Cerf
    American publisher 1898-1971
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    A pat on the back, through only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, is miles ahead in results.
  • Richard Bach
    Richard Bach
    American author 1936-
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    Can miles truly separate us from friends? If we want to be with someone we love, aren't we already there?
  • John Wesley
    John Wesley
    British preacher 1703-1791
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    Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn.
  • Billy Gibbons
    Billy Gibbons
    American musician, record producer, and actor 1949-
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    Did Muddy Waters play an acoustic? Well of course he did. But did he turn his back on being able to plug it in and play louder? No, he plugged in and turned it up and got miles and miles ahead of the game in one fateful act of just plugging in.
  • Miles Davis
    Miles Davis
    American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer 1926-1991
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    Do not fear mistakes - there are none.
  • Miles Davis
    Miles Davis
    American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer 1926-1991
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    Don't play what's there, play what's not there.
  • Ben Miles
    Ben Miles
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    Economists largely confine themselves to three key factors - capital, labor and productivity - when explaining how and why a country grows.
  • Ben Miles
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    English history turned on Henry VIII and his desires, his whims almost. And it was down to Cromwell to make those desires happen. He was the guy that fixed it. He was also the guy that eased Henry's conscience. Because Henry VIII had an enormous, tender conscience and great theological knowledge.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
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    Exploring Castro's pawns in Cuba and exposing anything negative also makes you a pawn to all his enemies 90 miles away. Both sides don't have much of a track record for nuance of opinion.
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Dwight D. Eisenhower
    American president 1890-1969
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    Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you're a thousand miles from the corn field.
  • Bill Parcells
    Bill Parcells
    American coach in the NFL 1941-
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    God's been good to me, He really has. I don't know why he picked me out... Just think about it: I virtually coached in my hometown. From the middle of the Meadowlands field, it can't be but a couple of miles. I was lucky to do that.
  • J. Paul Getty
    J. Paul Getty
    American Oil Tycoon, Billionaire 1892-1976
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    Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train. Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going sixty miles an hour and you're just sitting still?
  • Ian McEwan
    Ian McEwan
    English novelist and screenwriter 1948-
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    He who hesitates is not only lost, but miles from the next exit.
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