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Even the standard example of ancient nonsense - the debate about angels on pinheads - makes sense once you realize that theologians were not discussing whether five or eighteen would fit, but whether a pin could house a finite or an infinite number. (Quote by - Stephen Jay Gould)

It's a good feeling to know we set an example for people when we (established) our congregation all those years ago. We're proud of what we did, and everything the community did for us. It was a time of real sharing in those days, when we started from scratch. (Quote by - Barbara Perlmutter)

Example, not precept, is the best teaching aid. (Quote by - Sri Sathya Sai Baba)

Few things are harder to put up with than a good example. (Quote by - Mark Twain)

To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man. (Quote by - Golda Meir)

The elephant, not only the largest but the most intelligent of animals, provides us with an excellent example. It is faithful and tenderly loving to the female of its choice, mating only every third year and then for no more than five days, and so secretly as never to be seen, until, on the sixth day, it appears and goes at once to wash its whole body in the river, unwilling to return to the herd until thus purified. Such good and modest habits are an example to husband and wife. (Quote by - St. Francis de Sales)

Bhopal was a more dramatic example but this sort of thing happens every day all round the world--a lot of them are unseen disasters, even right here in the Bay Area people are poisoned by industries. It's a slow death--heart problems, respiratory problems, and cancer. You don't see people die overnight but the toxic effects of major industry are felt worldwide. (Quote by - Pratap Chatterjee)

It's just a perfect example of the way Soldiers work and the way our teamwork is. We made it to the starting line together and we had an awesome race. I just came up lucky today and I'm the one that's taking the trophy home. (Quote by - Angelle Sampey)

It's a cliche to say, but Shannon really leads by example. It was a wonderful effort from a wonderful player. (Quote by - Brian Tompkins)

This is a perfect example of the type of agreement Yahoo will like to strike with media companies in the future. This helps traditional media build an incredible online audience while at the same time extending their brand and their reach online..and gives our users the best content. (Quote by - Brian Nelson)

Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other. (Quote by - Edmund Burke)

It is really gratifying, for example, to visit India now and see that because they've had good educational institutions, and they've had a focus on it, there are more and more people in India participating in the world economy. (Quote by - Bill Gates)

Not all erosion is bad. Without it, for example, there would be no beaches. (Quote by - Carl Hershner)

A good example would be comparing a car to a truck we sell with a diesel engine. You might go from a $20 oil change to a $100 oil change. (Quote by - Brian Grezenski)

We looked at statistics. At Hockessin [activity center], for example, people really lived around there, while there was sparse participation from those in Brandywine Hundred. (Quote by - Anne Farley)

He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other. (Quote by - Francis Bacon Sr.)

I believe you have a responsibility to comport yourself in a manner that gives an example to others. As a young man, I prayed for success. Now I pray just to be worthy of it. (Quote by - Brendan Fraser)

As a neighboring funeral terrifies sick misers, and fear obliges them to have some regard for themselves; so, the disgrace of others will often deter tender minds from vice. (Quote by - Horace)

This noble ensample to his sheepe he gaf,-- That firste he wroughte and after he taughte. (Quote by - Geoffrey Chaucer)

Arrogance - The best leaders inspire by example. When that's not an option, brute intimidation works pretty well, too. (Quote by - Larry Kersten)

The happy Union of these States is a wonder; their Constitution a miracle; their example the hope of Liberty throughout the world. (Quote by - James Madison)

Like in 'Pretty in Pink' for example, people said, 'Oh, he's so sensitive and lovely in that movie,. (Quote by - Andrew McCarthy)

For example, there are many universities and many countries where you cannot become an obstetrician if you have not assisted at and performed a certain number of abortions. (Quote by - Cardinal Lozano)

This is just one example of the litany of double standards this budget reflects. We also find it disappointing that, while the Education Roundtable is being made permanent, CUPE - which represents 25,000 employees in the K-12 sector - is still not being invited to participate. (Quote by - Barry O'Neill)

As we have throughout this century, we will lead with the power of our example, but be prepared, when necessary, to make an example of our power. (Quote by - Bill Clinton)

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