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  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
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    A hedge fund manager whose clients demand monthly performance reports has different needs than any individual investors with a 20-year time horizon. The needs of that long-term investor differ markedly from someone who is retiring in three years.
  • Robert Doisneau
    Robert Doisneau
    French photographer 1912-1994
    Robert Doisneau
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    A hundredth of a second here, a hundredth of a second there - even if you put them end to end, they still only add up to one, two, perhaps three seconds, snatched from eternity.
  • Anita Brookner
    Anita Brookner
    British Writer 1938-
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    A man can go from being a lover to being a stranger in three moves flat but a woman under the guise of friendship will engage in acts of duplicity which come to light very much later. There are different species of self-justification.
  • Joyce Carey
    Joyce Carey
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    A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry and a hundred in dress.
  • Joyce Cary
    Joyce Cary
    Irish novelist 1888-1957
    Joyce Cary
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    A man of eighty has outlived probably three new schools of painting, two of architecture and poetry, a hundred in dress.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
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    A man who is a politician at forty is a statesman at three score and ten. It is at this age, when he would be too old to be a clerk or a gardener or a police-court magistrate, that he is ripe to govern a country.
  • Bertolt Brecht
    Bertolt Brecht
    German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
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    A man who sees another man on the street corner with only a stump for an arm will be so shocked the first time he'll give him sixpence. But the second time it'll only be a three penny bit. And if he sees him a third time, he'll have him cold-bloodedly handed over to the police.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
    American poet and essayist 1899-1979
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    A poem may be an instance of morality, of social conditions, of psychological history; it may instance all its qualities, but never one of them alone, nor any two or three; never less than all.
  • William E. Vaughan
    William E. Vaughan
    American columnist and author 1915-1977
    William E. Vaughan
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    A three year old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a fifty-six dollar set of swings as it does out of finding a small green worm.
  • Tad Williams
    Tad Williams
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    A well-aimed spear is worth three.
  • Carly Craig
    Carly Craig
    American actress 1980-
    Carly Craig
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    After doing comedy for a while and knowing how hard it is to do physical comedy right, I learned how incredibly talented the Three Stooges really were after re-watching old episodes. They still stand up!
  • Carl Bernstein
    Carl Bernstein
    American investigative journalist and author 1944-
    Carl Bernstein
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    All institutions have lapses, even great ones, especially by individual rogue employees - famously in recent years at 'The Washington Post,' 'The New York Times,' and the three original TV networks.
  • Joseph L. Mankiewicz
    Joseph L. Mankiewicz
    American film director, screenwriter, and producer 1909-1993
    Joseph L. Mankiewicz
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    All playwrights should be dead for three hundred years.
  • Immanuel Kant
    Immanuel Kant
    German philosopher 1724-1804
    Immanuel Kant
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    All the interests of my reason, speculative as well as practical, combine in the three following questions: 1. What can I know? 2. What ought I to do? 3. What may I hope?
  • Bon Scott
    Bon Scott
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    All the songs we do are basically about one of three things: booze, sex or rock n roll.
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