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  • Bob Ney
    Bob Ney
    American politician 1954-
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    After two years of hard work and debate, Congress has passed a highway bill that will help fuel our economy by creating roughly 500,000 new jobs, as well as address many critical transportation needs in Ohio and the 18th Congressional District.
  • Bjarke Ingels
    Bjarke Ingels
    Danish architect and businessman 1974-
    Bjarke Ingels
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    All evidence shows that we are actually getting smarter. Roughly we are getting 10 IQ points smarter every decade. The speed of innovation is also faster.
  • 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?
  • William C. Bryant
    William C. Bryant
    American poet, editor 1794-1878
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    Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness - a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
  • John Maynard Keynes
    John Maynard Keynes
    British economist 1883-1946
    John Maynard Keynes
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    It is better to be roughly right than precisely wrong.
  • Sadistic excess attempts to reach roughly and by harshness what art reaches by fineness.
  • Lewis Carroll
    Lewis Carroll
    British Writer, Mathematician 1832-1898
    Lewis Carroll
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    Speak roughly to your little boy, and beat him when he sneezes: he only does it to annoy, because he knows it teases.
  • Alan Coren
    Alan Coren
    English humourist, writer and satirist 1938-2007
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    The Act of God designation on all insurance policies; which means, roughly, that you cannot be insured for the accidents that are most likely to happen to you.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    The brutalities of progress are called revolutions. When they are over we realize this: that the human race has been roughly handled, but that it has advanced.
  • Bjorn Lomborg
    Bjorn Lomborg
    Danish author 1965-
    Bjorn Lomborg
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    We worry about the seemingly ever-increasing number of natural catastrophes. Yet this is mainly a consequence of CNN - we see many more, but the number is roughly constant, and we manage to deal much better with them over time. Globally, the death rate from catastrophes has dropped about fifty-fold over the past century.
  • Maureen Dowd
    Maureen Dowd
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    Wooing the press is an exercise roughly akin to picnicking with a tiger. You might enjoy the meal, but the tiger always eats last.
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