Quotes by nine-tenths

Quotes 46 till 60 of 94.

  • Carolyn Maloney
    Carolyn Maloney
    American politician 1946-
    Carolyn Maloney
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    Nine out of ten adult Americans have a checking account. It's the most widely used financial services product in the United States.
  • Anatole France
    Anatole France
    French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
    Anatole France
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    Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
  • Bill Goldberg
    Bill Goldberg
    American professional wrestler and actor 1966-
    Bill Goldberg
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    Nine times out of ten, people consider a nice little Jewish boy the kid who grows up and sits behind a desk preparing your taxes. I've certainly broken that stereotype in many ways.
  • Ben Vereen
    Ben Vereen
    American actor, dancer and singer 1946-
    Ben Vereen
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    Nine years after I had my own accident, I find that in trying to go back to doing those things that I used to do just doesn't fit. Everything seems to just fall apart. I don't know why but I think it is because I am this new creature.
  • Barbara Lee
    Barbara Lee
    American politician 1946-
    Barbara Lee
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    Nine years ago on September 14, 2001, I placed the lone vote against the 'Authorization for Use of Military Force' - an authorization that I knew would provide a blank check to wage war anywhere, at any time, and for any length.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
    Henry Miller
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    Nine-tenths of our sickness can be prevented by right thinking plus right hygiene - nine-tenths of it!
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    Nine-tenths of the appeal of pornography is due to the indecent feelings concerning sex which moralists inculcate in the young; the other tenth is physiological, and will occur in one way or another whatever the state of the law may be.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
    Benjamin Disraeli
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    Nine-tenths of the existing books are nonsense and the clever books are the refutation of that nonsense.
  • Horace Walpole
    Horace Walpole
    British writer 1717-1797
    Horace Walpole
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    Nine-tenths of the people were created so you would want to be with the other tenth.
  • Buddy Hackett
    Buddy Hackett
    American actor and comedian 1924-2003
    Buddy Hackett
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    Ninety-nine percent is in the delivery. If you have the right voice and the right delivery, you're cocky enough, and you pound down on the punch line, you can say anything and make people laugh maybe three times before they realize you're not telling jokes.
  • George Washington Carver
    George Washington Carver
    American botanist and inventor 1860-1943
    George Washington Carver
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    Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
    Buckminster Fuller
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    Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
    Bill Cosby
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    Nothing separates the generations more than music. By the time a child is eight or nine, he has developed a passion for his own music that is even stronger than his passions for procrastination and weird clothes.
  • Antoine Rivarol
    Antoine Rivarol
    French journalist 1753-1801
    Antoine Rivarol
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    Of every ten persons who talk about you, nine will say something bad, and the tenth will say something good in a bad way.
  • Arsene Wenger
    Arsene Wenger
    French football manager and former player 1949-
    Arsene Wenger
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    Of the nine red cards this season we probably deserved half of them.
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