Quotes by wrong

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  • Robert Townsend
    Robert Townsend
    American businessman
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    A good manager doesn't try to eliminate conflict; he tries to keep it from wasting the energies of his people. If you're the boss and your people fight you openly when they think that you are wrong - that's healthy.
  • A. Whitney Brown
    A. Whitney Brown
    American writer and comedian 1952-
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    A group of white South Africans recently killed a black lawyer because he was black. That was wrong. They should have killed him because he was a lawyer.
  • John Steinbeck
    John Steinbeck
    American author 1902-1968
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    A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.
  • R. Buckland
    R. Buckland
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    A large body of research results demonstrates that an observer can be persuaded to conform to the majority opinion, even when the majority is completely wrong.
  • Allan Carr
    Allan Carr
    American theater producer and manager 1937-1999
    Allan Carr
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    A lot of comedians, when they have a bad gig, will blame everything but themselves. They'll blame the crowd, or the room was wrong, it had a weird vibe, or the promoter promoted a weird atmosphere.
  • Boy George
    Boy George
    English singer, songwriter, DJ, fashion designer and actor 1961-
    Boy George
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    A lot of what I've been learning in the last two years is due to therapy - about my sexuality, why things go wrong, why relationships haven't worked. It isn't anything to do with anybody else; it's to do with me.
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander Pope
    English poet 1688-1744
    Alexander Pope
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    A man should never be ashamed to own that he is wrong, which is but saying in other words that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.
  • Henrik Ibsen
    Henrik Ibsen
    Norwegian dramatist 1828-1906
    Henrik Ibsen
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    A minority may be right, and a majority is always wrong.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
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    A puritan is a person who pours righteous indignation into the wrong things.
  • Aldo Leopold
    Aldo Leopold
    American author, philosopher, naturalist and conservationist, 1887-1948
    Aldo Leopold
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    A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.
  • Joe E. Lewis
    Joe E. Lewis
    American writer
    Joe E. Lewis
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    Adlai Stevenson has a genius for saying the right thing, at the right time, to the wrong people.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    After all, the wrong road always leads somewhere.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
    Thomas Carlyle
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    All men, if they work not as in the great taskmaster's eye, will work wrong, and work unhappily for themselves and for you.
  • Clive James
    Clive James
    Australian author, poet, translator and memoirist 1939-
    Clive James
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    All television ever did was shrink the demand for ordinary movies. The demand for extraordinary movies increased. If any one thing is wrong with the movie industry today, it is the unrelenting effort to astonish.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    All voting is a sort of gaming, like checkers or backgammon, with a slight moral tinge to it, a playing with right and wrong.
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