Personalising: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 644 pages
Familiar Quotations PersonalisingThe true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple.ndash;Bronson AlcottMovie-related foods, such as Milk Duds, buttered popcorn, Junior Mints, Red Hots, and Tootsie Rolls, do not have additional calories because they are part of the entire entertainment package and not part of one's personal fuel.ndash;AnonymousPersonality is an unbroken series of successful gestures.ndash;AnonymousPride is a personal commitment. It is an attitude which separates excellence from mediocrity.ndash;AnonymousPersonally I have no bone to pick with graveyards, I take the air there willingly, perhaps more willingly than elsewhere, when take the air I must.ndash;Samuel BeckettHe who never sacrificed a present to a future good or a personal to a general one can speak of happiness only as the blind do of colors.ndash;Olympia BrownPessimism is an excuse for not trying and a guarantee to a personal failure.ndash;Bill ClintonThere cannot be a personal God without a pessimistic religion. As soon as there is a personal God he is a disappointing God.ndash;Cyril ConnollyCriticism, that fine flower of personal expression in the garden of letters.ndash;Joseph ConradCut your morning devotions into your personal grooming. You would not go out to work with a dirty face. Why start the day with the face of your soul unwashed?ndash;Robert Cook

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