Overlooking: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 229 pages
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Familiar Quotations OverlookingThat married couples can live together day after day is a miracle the Vatican has overlooked.ndash;Bill CosbyIt is impossible to overlook the extent to which civilization is built upon a renunciation of instinct.ndash;Sigmund FreudThe art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.ndash;William JamesIt would be fatal for the nation to overlook the urgency of the moment and to underestimate the determination of the Negro.ndash;Martin Luther King, Jr.A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your successes.ndash;Doug LarsonArt is only a means to life, to the life more abundant. It is not in itself the life more abundant. It merely points the way, something which is overlooked not only by the public, but very often by the artist himself. In becoming an end it defeats itself.ndash;Henry MillerThe most overlooked advantage to owning a computer is that if they foul up, there's no law against whacking them around a little.ndash;PorterfieldIt is better to be looked over than overlooked.ndash;Mae WestI believe that it's better to be looked over than it is to be overlooked.ndash;Mae WestAfter all, one knows one's weak points so well, that it's rather bewildering to have the critics overlook them and invent others.ndash;Edith Wharton

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