Quotes: ninety-nine

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  • Thomas Alva Edison
    Thomas Alva Edison
    American inventor and founder of General Electric 1847-1931
    Thomas Alva Edison
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    Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration.
  • Anna Jameson
    Anna Jameson
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    All my experience of the world teaches me that in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred, the safe and just side of a question is the generous and merciful side.
  • Betty Comden
    Betty Comden
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    Ask who wants to live to be a hundred, and the answer is the person who is ninety-nine.
  • William Feather
    William Feather
    American writer, businessman 1888-18
    William Feather
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    Back of ninety-nine out of one-hundred assertions that a thing cannot be done is nothing, but the unwillingness to do it.
  • Thomas Alva Edison
    Thomas Alva Edison
    American inventor and founder of General Electric 1847-1931
    Thomas Alva Edison
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    Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
  • Buddy Hackett
    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.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
    John Stuart Mill
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    One person with a belief is equal to ninety-nine who have only interests.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    There are nine hundred and ninety-nine patrons of virtue to one virtuous man.
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