Fending: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 54 pages
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Familiar Quotations Apportioning ndash; AdministerCapital punishment would be more effective as a preventive measure if it were administered prior to the crime.ndash;Woody AllenSurplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.ndash;Andrew CarnegieI still need more healthy rest in order to work at my best. My health is the main capital I have and I want to administer it intelligently.ndash;Ernest HemingwayIt is my ambition and desire to so administer the affairs of the government while I remain President that if at the end I have lost every other friend on earth I shall at least have one friend remaining and that one shall be down inside me.ndash;Abraham LincolnIn a free society the state does not administer the affairs of men. It administers justice among men who conduct their own affairs.ndash;Walter LippmannApportioning ndash; AllocationWe didn't actually overspend our budget. The health Commission allocation simply fell short of our expenditure.ndash;Keith DavisApportioning ndash; AllotmentFailure or success seem to have been allotted to men by their stars. But they retain the power of wriggling, of fighting with their star or against it, and in the whole universe the only really interesting movement is this wriggle.ndash;Edward ForsterIt is not possible for civilization to flow backwards while there is youth in the world. Youth may be headstrong, but it will advance it allotted length.ndash;Helen KellerThe sun was shining in my eyes, and I could barely see to do the necessary task that was allotted me. Resentment of the vivid glow I started to complain. When all at once upon the air I heard the blind man's cane.ndash;Earl MusselmanIn doing good avoid fame. In doing bad, avoid disgrace. Pursue a middle course as your principle. Thus you will guard your body from harm, preserve your life, fulfill your duties to your parents, and live your allotted span of life.ndash;Chuang Tzu

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