Quotes by third-quarter

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  • Bill de Blasio
    Bill de Blasio
    American politician 1961-
    Bill de Blasio
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    At a certain point, particularly in his third term, Mayor Bloomberg lost touch with the people he was serving.
  • Carlo Collodi
    Carlo Collodi
    Italian author, humorist and journalist 1826-1890
    Carlo Collodi
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    At such a loving invitation, Pinocchio, with one leap from the back of the orchestra, found himself in the front rows. With another leap, he was on the orchestra leader's head. With a third, he landed on the stage.
    Source: Pinocchio
  • Sir Walter Raleigh
    Sir Walter Raleigh
    British courtier, writer 1552-1618
    Sir Walter Raleigh
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    Be advised what thou dost discourse of, and what thou maintainest whether touching religion, state, or vanity; for if thou err in the first, thou shalt be accounted profane; if in the second, dangerous; if in the third, indiscreet and foolish.
  • Bernard Levin
    Bernard Levin
    English journalist, author and broadcaster 1928-2004
    Bernard Levin
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    Because tobacco is responsible for an impressive one-third of cancers, prevention efforts naturally begin with it.
  • Buchi Emecheta
    Buchi Emecheta
    Nigerian-born British novelist 1944-2017
    Buchi Emecheta
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    Being a woman writer, I would be deceiving myself if I said I write completely through the eye of a man. There's nothing bad in it, but that does not make me a feminist writer. I hate that name. The tag is from the Western world - like we are called the Third World.
  • H. G. Bohn
    H. G. Bohn
    British publisher 1796-1884
    H. G. Bohn
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    Boldness is business is the first, second, and third thing.
  • Bob Crosby
    Bob Crosby
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    But just as I was ready to call it quits, I got the necessary money from a third party, who had been instructed by Bing to help me out, without letting me know where the help came from.
  • Bode Miller
    Bode Miller
    American former World Cup alpine ski racer 1977-
    Bode Miller
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    But there was no question in my mind that I was gonna still go for it. I was still going for the win. I wasn't skiing for second or third place today, and in the end I think that's probably what got me there.
  • James A. Michener
    James A. Michener
    American writer 1907-
    James A. Michener
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    Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
    Will Rogers
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    Communism to me is one-third practice and two-thirds explanation.
  • Michael Ondaatje
    Michael Ondaatje
    Sri Lankan-born Canadian poet, fiction writer 1943-
    Michael Ondaatje
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    Death means you are in the third person.
    Source: De Engelse patient (2011) 263
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
    Lord George Byron
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    Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, and yet a third of life is passed in sleep.
  • George Herbert
    George Herbert
    English poet 1593-1633
    George Herbert
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    Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame, when once it is within thee.
  • Arthur Bryant
    Arthur Bryant
    English historian, columnist for The Illustrated London News and man 1899-1985
    Arthur Bryant
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    Even in November 1938, after five years of anti-Semitic legislation and persecution, they still owned, according to the Times correspondent in Berlin, something like a third of the real property in the Reich.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    Every truth passes through three stages before it is recognized. In the first it is ridiculed, in the second it is opposed, in the third it is regarded as self evident.
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