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Mom and Dad say I should make my life an example of the principles I believe in. But every time I do, they tell me to stop it. (Quote by - Bill Watterson)

No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind action leads to another. Good example is followed. A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves. (Quote by - Amelia Earhart)

Lee County is perhaps a spectacular example of a backward market. In most markets, jobs come first and then housing. In Florida and particularly Lee County, the retirees come first and then the jobs and retail. (Quote by - Alan Hunter)

That was a prime example of an illegal play, to get hit with a helmet, unprotected like that. That's a penalty. John needs to learn how to go down. He needs to slide. (Quote by - Barry Alvarez)

This is a classic example of knowing you're behind,. (Quote by - Amir Vahedi)

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs. (Quote by - Confucius)

Setting a good example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age. (Quote by - William Feather)

In the whole history of this country, we have probably won more friends from the power of our example than from the power of our military. (Quote by - Bill Clinton)

I hope we shall take warning from the example of England and crush in its birth the aristocracy of our moneyed corporations which dare already to challenge our Government to trial, and bid defiance to the laws of our country. (Quote by - Thomas Jefferson)

Do not consider any act of service as demeaning. Sweeping the streets, for example, is not below your dignity. Do you not sweep the floor of your homes? Do you not scrub and wash off dirt? When you undertake such tasks, the villagers will also gladly share in them. Why feel ashamed to be good? The ridicule that may be cast on you has been the reward of many saints. It will soon fade away. Muhammad was driven out of Mecca by those who could not appreciate his teachings. Jesus was crucified. But their names resound in the heart of millions. (Quote by - Sri Sathya Sai Baba)

This feeling has been impressed my heart by the instruction and example of the great man [Andrew Jackson] whom when I was a boy, I followed as a soldier. (Quote by - Sam Houston)

Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. (Quote by - Bible)

Consciousness will always be present, though a particular consciousness may cease. For example, the particular tactile consciousness that is present within this human body will cease when the body comes to an end. Likewise, consciousnesses that are influenced by ignorance, by anger or by attachment, these too will cease. But the basic, ultimate, innermost subtle consciousness will always remain. It has no beginning, and it will have not end. (Quote by - Dalai Lama)

For example, the vast majority of security break-ins occur as a result of problems with known fixes. With an automated system, you can keep up to date. (Quote by - Ben Horowitz)

Women are told from their infancy, and taught by the example of their mothers, that a little knowledge of human weakness, justly termed cunning, softness of temper, outward obedience and a scrupulous attention to a puerile kind of propriety, will obtain for them the protection of man. (Quote by - Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley)

After the first Drop, things have just been great for the bands involved. Just an example is Dynamic Vibrations went on a coast-to-coast tour with Cannibal Ox and J-Live. (Quote by - Cary Kanno)

For example, a Frank Lloyd Wright building of a certain period will most likely share many traits with his other buildings of the same period. (Quote by - Dave Freer)

The unbelievable catastrophe that is (the Medicare situation) is a prime example of ideology dominating sense. Here the unquestioned assumption that you're making people better off if you give them more choices is just plain wrong. Some people who can't process the intricacies of Medicare are making the choice not to participate at all. (Quote by - Barry Schwartz)

As of December, they are totally paid off. They are a good example that it can be done. They never missed a beat. (Quote by - Cassandra Dunn)

Any time there is a natural disaster, FEMA is trotted out as an example of how well government programs work. In reality, by using taxpayer dollars to provide disaster relief and subsidized insurance, FEMA itself encourages Americans to build in disaster-prone areas and makes the rest of us pick up the tab for those risky decisions. Americans should not be forced to pay the cost of rebuilding oceanfront summer homes. (Quote by - Cato Institute)

Every musician who participated was on the same wavelength and artistic energy as I was.. Supernatural is a beautiful example of synchronicity.. making it was a truly glorious experience. (Quote by - Carlos Santana)

It's good to go back and look at what other states are doing. For example, Mayo Clinics and the University of Minnesota had a collaborative grant program that we modeled our program after, so we went back to talk to them about the successes of their program. It's been very successful, the state is going back to fund it again, and it's resulted in a great deal of collaboration and specifically patented technology. (Quote by - Brian Thompson)

Reason is the wise man's guide, example the fool's. (Quote by - Welsh Proverb)

My experience in Austin, for example, is impoverished because my coffee experience is the same experience as anywhere else. It's almost dispiriting to find yourself in New York or London and every corner has a Starbucks. Part of what defines space and gives it meaning is its uniqueness. (Quote by - Bryant Simon)

The BlackBerry is the perfect example of what's wrong with our patent system, but it is certainly not the only one. (Quote by - Carl Shapiro)

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