Quotes: quickly

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  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    A tear dries quickly when it is shed for troubles of others.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    A joke, even if it be a lame one, is nowhere so keenly relished or quickly applauded as in a murder trial.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
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    A new father quickly learns that his child invariably comes to the bathroom at precisely the times when he's in there, as if he needed company. The only way for this father to be certain of bathroom privacy is to shave at the gas station.
  • A profoundly disturbing thing you discover very quickly traveling in Cuba is that the most dangerous person for Cubans isn't the police or even the secret police; it's their neighbor. Anyone can report you for anything 'outside' the revolution - even if you haven't done it yet.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.
  • Christopher Lasch
    Christopher Lasch
    American historian 1932-
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    A society that has made ''nostalgia'' a marketable commodity on the cultural exchange quickly repudiates the suggestion that life in the past was in any important way better than life today.
  • Cavett Robert
    Cavett Robert
    American businessman and founder of the National Speakers Association 1907-1997
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    A superficial knowledge is not enough. It must be a knowledge capable of analyzing a situation quickly and making an immediate decision.
  • Bobbi Brown
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    As a makeup artist, I learned quickly that the color of your lips affects the way a lipstick looks. If you see your friend wearing a great color, don't assume it will be right for you.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
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    China is growing very quickly and is clearly becoming an important player in the world economy.
  • Bradley Chicho
    Bradley Chicho
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    Companions are we, enlivened by a mighty gallop quickly sliding a harsh straw basket of sea foam gathered astride the tide.
  • Carter Burwell
    Carter Burwell
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    Conducting, I tried it once off the cuff, and quickly realized there were subtle aspects that I was missing. There is a lot more to it that I was able to grasp simply by watching conductors.
  • Barber Conable
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    Congress is functioning the way the Founding Fathers intended-not very well. They understood that if you move too quickly, our democracy will be less responsible to the majority.
  • Bob Ainsworth
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    Defence must be more adaptable, able to respond quickly to the changes in the security environment and the character of conflict.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.
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