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A constitutional statesman is in general a man of common opinions and uncommon abilities.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Politics
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A constitutional statesman is in general a man of common opinions and uncommon abilities.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Politics
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A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Royalty
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A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Pleasure
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A political leader must keep looking over his shoulder all the time to see if the boys are still there. If they aren't still there, he's no longer a political leader.
~ Bernard M. Baruch | (American financier, and political consultant. ) | 1870-1965 | Politics
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A princely marriage is the brilliant edition of a universal fact, and, as such, it rivets mankind.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Weddings
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A schoolmaster should have an atmosphere of awe, and walk wonderingly, as if he was amazed at being himself.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Teachers
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A schoolmaster should have an atmosphere of awe, and walk wonderingly, as if he was amazed at being himself.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Teachers
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A severe though not unfriendly critic of our institutions said that the cure for admiring the House of Lords was to go and look at it.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Parliament
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A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Luxury
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A society that puts equality before freedom will get neither. A society that puts freedom before equality will get a high degree of both.
-: [ Created Equal, the last of the Free to Choose television series (1990, Volume 5 transcript). ]
~ Milton Friedman | (Famous Economist ) | 1912 - 2006 | Society
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Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances.
~ Orison Swett Marden | ( American author and founder of Success magazine. ) | 1850-1924 | Success
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All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.
~ John Kenneth Galbraith | ( Canadian-American economist. ) | 1908-2007 | Leadership
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All social rules and all relations between individuals are eroded by a cash economy, avarice drags Pluto himself out of the bowels of the earth.
~ Karl Marx | (German philosopher and political economist. ) | 1818-1883 | Money
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An ambassador is not simply an agent; he is also a spectacle.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Diplomacy
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An element of exaggeration clings to the popular judgment: great vices are made greater, great virtues greater also; interesting incidents are made more interesting, softer legends more soft.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Exaggeration
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An inability to stay quiet is one of the most conspicuous failings of mankind.
~ Walter Bagehot | (British economist ) | 1826-1877 | Silence
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And what is the greatest number? Number one.
~ David Hume | ( Scottish philosopher, economist and historian. ) | 1711-1776 | Competition
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Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
-: [ Letter to John Adams (7 May 1776) ]
~ Abigail Smith Adams | (Second President of the United States ) | 1744 - 1818 | Power
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Ask yourself whether you are happy, and you cease to be so.
~ John Stuart Mill | ( British philosopher and economist, the leading exp ) | 1806-1873 | Happiness
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Bad companies are destroyed by crisis, Good companies survive them, Great companies are improved by them.
-: [ After the Pentium Processor flaw in December 1994 ]
~ Andrew Grove | (Chairman of the board of Intel Corporation ) | 1936- | Crisis
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