Quotes by passenger-mile

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  • Robert Burns
    Robert Burns
    Scottish Poet 1759-1796
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    Their sighing , canting , grace-proud faces, their three-mile prayers, and half-mile graces.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    A merry heart goes all the day,
    Your sad tires in a mile-a.
    Source: The Winter's Tale (1610) 4,3
  • Bobbie Ann Mason
    Bobbie Ann Mason
    American novelist and short story writer
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    Because we lived only a mile outside the town of Mayfield, I was acutely conscious of being country. I felt inferior to people in town because we had to grow our food and make our clothes.
  • Bill Lipinski
    Bill Lipinski
    American politician 1937-
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    Beyond highways and roads, we need more money for mass transit, intercity passenger rail and freight rail. We have a long way to go to bridge the funding gaps.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    But it's a sad man my friend who's livin' in his own skin
    And can't stand the company.
    Every fool's got a reason to feelin' sorry for himself
    And turn his heart to stone.
    Tonight this fool's halfway to heaven and just a mile outta hell
    And I feel like I'm comin' home.
    Source: Lucky Town (1992) Better Days
  • Burt Rutan
    Burt Rutan
    American aerospace engineer and entrepreneur 1943-
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    By 1931, after a few years' experience of flying scheduled airlines, those planes were operating at roughly 600 times the safety of the space shuttle. I look at safety not in terms of fatalities per passenger-mile, but when you get in and close the door, what is the risk of dying on this flight?
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire - you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
  • Ann Rule
    Ann Rule
    American author of true crime books
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    Have you ever heard the expression: Walk a mile in my shoes, and then judge me? And write your own books.
  • Harry S. Truman
    Harry S. Truman
    American president 1884-1972
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    How do you live a long life? ''Take a two-mile walk every morning before breakfast.''
  • Bryan White
    Bryan White
    American country music singer and songwriter 1974-
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    I'm an entertainer. If people are paying good money for tickets they deserve the best show they can see. I don't get into lighting stuff on fire, but I do believe in going the extra mile.
  • Ben Nicholas
    Ben Nicholas
    Australian actor
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    If you wait for inspiration you'll be standing on the corner after the parade is a mile down the street.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Jog on, jog on, the foot-path way,
    And merrily heurt the stile-a
    A merry heart goes all the day,
    Your sad tires in a mile-a.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    Many visitors to Chicago know the Loop, the shops on the Magnificent Mile, and the Museum Campus. Meanwhile, much of the bustle is in the developing neighborhoods around the Loop: North, South and West.
  • Buddy Rice
    Buddy Rice
    American racecar driver 1976-
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    Mile tracks put more emphasis on the driver. On the longer tracks, you can drive flat out all the way around, so it's more of an engineering exercise. On a mile, you can't run flat out. You're constantly in traffic, there's more driver involvement.
  • Ben Nicholas
    Ben Nicholas
    Australian actor
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    Most of life is routine - dull and grubby, but routine is the momentum that keeps a man going. If you wait for inspiration you'll be standing on the corner after the parade is a mile down the street.
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