Quotes: provisions

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  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey's end.
  • Alexander Hamilton
    Alexander Hamilton
    American statesman 1757-1804
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    Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
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    If you read the Senate rules, there are provisions where the Senate parliamentarian can be overridden.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
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    Our passions do not live apart in locked chambers but dress in their small wardrobe of notions, bring their provisions to a common table and mess together, feeding out of the common store according to their appetite.
  • Buffalo Bill
    Buffalo Bill
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    We got more provisions for our whiskey than the same money, which we paid for the liquor, would have bought; so after all it proved a very profitable investment.
  • Bill Shorten
    Bill Shorten
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    Workplace relations is about getting the best out of people. An argument which says that the only way we can compete with other nations in the world is engaging in a race to the bottom in terms of pay rates, penalty rates, protections on rosters, getting rid of family friendly provisions - that is not Australia's future.
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