Quotes by nine-tenths
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American politician 1946-
Nine out of ten adult Americans have a checking account. It's the most widely used financial services product in the United States.
French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
American professional wrestler and actor 1966-
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.
American actor, dancer and singer 1946-
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.
American politician 1946-
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.
American writer 1891-1980
Nine-tenths of our sickness can be prevented by right thinking plus right hygiene - nine-tenths of it!
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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.
English statesman and writer 1804-1881
Nine-tenths of the existing books are nonsense and the clever books are the refutation of that nonsense.
British writer 1717-1797
Nine-tenths of the people were created so you would want to be with the other tenth.
American actor and comedian 1924-2003
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
American botanist and inventor 1860-1943
Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
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.
French journalist 1753-1801
Of every ten persons who talk about you, nine will say something bad, and the tenth will say something good in a bad way.
French football manager and former player 1949-
Of the nine red cards this season we probably deserved half of them.
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