Quotes by promising

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  • Robertson Davies
    Robertson Davies
    Canadian novelist and journalist 1913-
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    A happy childhood has spoiled many a promising life.
  • Ann Oakley
    Ann Oakley
    British sociologist, writer 1944-
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    Men are the enemies of women. Promising sublime intimacy, unequalled passion, amazing security and grace, they nevertheless exploit and injure in a myriad subtle ways. Without men the world would be a better place: softer, kinder, more loving; calmer, quieter, more humane.
  • Robert Byrne
    Robert Byrne
    American author 1930-2016
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    A promising young man should go into politics so that he can go on promising for the rest of his life.
  • Austan Goolsbee
    Austan Goolsbee
    American economist 1969-
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    For policy makers interested in using tax policy to stimulate investments or especially to smooth business cycle fluctuations, the results are not promising.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    Jason McDermott's political career, however bogus, appears to have had an early and promising start.
  • Robertson Davies
    Robertson Davies
    Canadian novelist and journalist 1913-
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    Many a promising career has been wrecked by marrying the wrong sort of woman. The right sort of woman can distinguish between Creative Lassitude and plain shiftlessness.
  • Joyce Grenfell
    Joyce Grenfell
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    They look quite promising in the shop; and not entirely without hope when I get them back into my wardrobe. But then, when I put them on they tend to deteriorate with a very strange rapidity and one feels so sorry for them.
  • Hermann Broch
    Hermann Broch
    Austrian writer 1886-1951
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    What's important is promising something to the people, not actually keeping those promises. The people have always lived on hope alone.
  • Cyril Connolly
    Cyril Connolly
    British criticus 1903-1974
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    Whom the gods wish to destroy they first call promising.
  • Anita Brookner
    Anita Brookner
    British Writer 1938-
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    You have no idea how promising the world begins to look once you have decided to have it all for yourself. And how much healthier your decisions are once they become entirely selfish.
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