Porting: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 348 pages
Familiar Quotations PortingIt is only through your conscious mind that you can reach the subconscious. Your conscious mind is the porter at the door, the watchman at the gate. It is to the conscious mind that the subconscious looks for all its impressions.ndash;Robert CollierWhen I die I want to decompose in a barrel of porter and have it served in all the pubs in Dublin.ndash;J. P. DonleavyPorting ndash; CaretakerEvery step we take toward making the State the caretaker of our lives, by that much we move toward making the State our master.ndash;Dwight EisenhowerPorting ndash; CarrierA healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.ndash;AnonymousCheerfulness is contagious, but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.ndash;AnonymousThe three best things in life are a good landing, a good orgasm, and a good bowel movement. A night carrier landing is one of the few opportunities to experience all three at the same time.ndash;AnonymousBecause language is the carrier of ideas, it is easy to believe that it should be very little else than such a carrier.ndash;Louise BoganPorting ndash; DoormanGratitude is the doorman's payment.ndash;AnonymousGentleman. A man who buys two of the same morning paper from the doorman of his favorite nightclub when he leaves with his girl.ndash;Marlene Dietrich Use in Literature PortingCommerce drifted into other ports.ndash;Thomas Bailey Aldrich in The Story of a Bad Boy.Charles assumed the style and title of Mr. Peter Porter, and booked as such in the Etruria at Liverpool.ndash;Grant Allen in An African Millionaire.

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