Piling: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 186 pages
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Familiar Quotations PilingSufficient to each day are the duties to be done and the trials to be endured. God never built a Christian strong enough to carry today's duties and tomorrow's anxieties piled on the top of them.ndash;T. l. CuylerGod never built a Christian strong enough to carry today's duties and tomorrow's anxieties piled on top of them.ndash;Theodore Ledyard CuylerIf you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route.ndash;Malcolm ForbesNo matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book.ndash;Ellen GlasgowA house is built of logs and stone, of piles and post and piers. A home is built of loving deeds, that stand a thousand years.ndash;Victor HugoDemocracy is never a thing done. Democracy is always something that a nation must be doing. What is necessary now is one thing and one thing only that democracy become again democracy in action, not democracy accomplished and piled up in goods and gold.ndash;Archibald MacleishThe atom bombs are piling up in the factories, the police are prowling through the cities, the lies are streaming from the loudspeakers, but the earth is still going round the sun.ndash;George OrwellMoney is flat and meant to be piled up.ndash;Scottish ProverbThe world is ruled by butterflies adding to their weapon piles. Imagine what your taxes buy. We hardly ever try.ndash;Gordon SumnerI can get a better grasp of what is going on in the world from one good Washington dinner party than from all the background information NBC piles on my desk.ndash;Barbara Walters

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