Recuperating: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 36 pages
Familiar Quotations Recuperating ndash; HealingOne of the most valuable things we can do to heal one another is listen to each other's stories.ndash;Rebecca FallsRecuperating ndash; ImprovementHow much easier our work would be if we put forth as much effort trying to improve the quality of the work as most of us do trying to find excuses for not properly attending to it.ndash;George BallingerIf you improve or tinker with something long enough, eventually it will break or malfunction.ndash;Arthur BlochNo one will improve your lot if you do not yourself.ndash;Bertolt BrechtIf time is precious, no book that will not improve by repeated reading deserves to be read at all.ndash;Thomas CarlyleIdeas improve. The meaning of words participates in the improvement. Plagiarism is necessary. Progress implies it. It embraces an author's phrase, makes use of his expressions, erases a false idea, and replaces it with the right idea.ndash;Guy DebordGuard your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value will never be known. Improve them and they will become the brightest gems in a useful life.ndash;Ralph Waldo EmersonA leader is someone who helps improve the lives of other people or improve the system they live under.ndash;Sam ErvinI improve on misquotation.ndash;Cary GrantA goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not improve.ndash;Oliver Wendell Holmes

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