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"To my children: Never make fun of having to help me with computer stuff. I taught you how to use a spoon."
    -- Sue Fitzmaurice
"Whatever drives your passion, be the last to accept the notion that the world you inherit cannot be improved. Be the last to accept the excuse that says that’s just how things are done here."
    -- Tim Cook
"There will be some days when you just might be bored. Other days you may not feel like going to work at all. Go anyway."
    -- Oprah Winfrey
"Approval from the people we admire is sweet, but it’s not enough to be the foundation of a happy life."
    -- Gretchen Rubin

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"I do not think myself to be a worm, and a grub, grass of the field fit only to be burned, a clod, a morsel of putrid atoms that should be thrown to the dungheap, ready for the nethermost pit. Nor if I did should I therefore expect to sit with Angels and Archangels."
    -- Anthony Trollope
"Honesty is a very expensive gift. Do not expect it from cheap people."
    -- Warren Buffet
"It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own self-interest. We address ourselves, not to their humanity but to their self-love, and never talk to them of our own neccessities but of their advantages."
    -- Adam Smith


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We are very disappointed about this year at Miramar -- twice. First was the withdrawal of the Blue Angels and military aircraft. And second hearing that the whole show is canceled. I blame both political parties for the country's current misery.
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Dead battles, like dead generals, hold the military mind in their dead grip.
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Despite everything I've achieved in my life, the culinary awards, the military commendations, the honorary degrees, I have never, ever lost sight of what's truly important. The thing that gives meaning to these triumphs. Someone to share them with. A companion. A help mate. A wife.
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It is characteristic of the military mentality that nonhuman factors (atom bombs, strategic bases, weapons of all sorts, the possession of raw materials, etc) are held essential, while the human being, his desires, and thoughts - in short, the psychological factors - are considered as unimportant and secondary...The individual is degraded...to "human materiel".
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This doesn't mean you have to go to military school or be on active duty to grow a business. I'm only pointing out the different focuses of two very different educational institutions and saying that if you want to grow your business, it may take more than just business skills
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It was when I entered the military preparatory school and put on its uniform, that a feeling of strength came to me, as if I had become master of my own destiny.
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Just as Lieutenant Kerry did not hesitate to risk his life to protect the men who served with him in Vietnam, President Kerry will not hesitate one moment to use our military might to keep America safe and secure.
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Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan and the war on terrorism have reduced the pace of military transformation and have revealed our lack of preparation for defensive and stability operations. This Administration has overextended our military.
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