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Baboon Quotes and Sayings
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If the press really thinks Obama is Lincoln,
they ought to treat him like they treated Bush,
'cause that's how they treated Lincoln.
His critics compared Lincoln to an ape;
they called him an illiterate baboon.
- Ann Coulter

Chief executives, who themselves own few shares of their companies,
have no more feeling for the average stockholder than
they do for baboons in Africa.
- T. Boone Pickens

All things share the same breath -
the beast, the tree, the man...
the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports.
- Chief Seattle (attributed)

I long to accomplish a great and noble task,
but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks
as if they were great and noble.
- Helen Keller

 

Our chief want is someone who will inspire us
to be what we know we could be.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The heart is the chief feature of a functioning mind.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

We act as though comfort and luxury
were the chief requirements of life,
when all that we need to make us really happy
is something to be enthusiastic about.
- Charles Kingsley

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Feel Unity with Spirit and All Creation
All things share the same breath the
beast, the tree, the man... the air
shares its spirit with all the life it supports.
- Chief Seattle [actually written by screenwriter Ted Perry in 1972]

Profit is a by-product of work;
happiness is its chief product.
- Henry Ford

Be the chief but never the lord.
- Lao Tzu

A chief event of life is the day in which
we have encountered a mind that startled us.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.
- Alfred Adler

Man does not weave this web of life.
He is merely a strand of it.
Whatever he does to the web,
he does to himself.
- Chief Seattle (attributed)

Concern for man and his fate must always form
the chief interest of all technical endeavors.
Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.
- Albert Einstein

Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate,
exercises a public trust.
- Grover Cleveland

Exercise is the chief source of improvement in our faculties.
- Hugh Blair

Humankind has not woven the web of life.
We are but one thread within it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
All things are bound together.
All things connect.
- Chief Seattle

Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth,
I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
- Khalil Gibran

There is no death, only a change of worlds.
- Chief Seattle

The home is the chief school of human virtues.
- William Ellery Channing

I hate facts.
I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions -
adding that no general proposition is worth a damn.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house,
I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming,
the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
- Gaston Bachelard

Poetry is an art, and chief of the fine art;
the easiest to dabble in,
the hardest in which to reach true excellence.
- Edmund C. Stedman

The chief internal enemies of any state are those public
officials who betray the trust imposed upon them by the people.
- Dalton Trumbo

Laughter is, after speech, the chief thing that holds society together.
- Max Eastman

Laziness has become the chief characteristic of journalism,
displacing incompetence.
- Kingsley Amis

My Irish passport makes me look like a chief of staff for the Provisional IRA.
- Jack Higgins

Emerson was the chief figure in the American transcendental movement,
a fact that complicates all accounts of him in literary or cultural history.
- Howard Mumford Jones

The chief ingredients in the composition of those qualities
that gain esteem and praise,
are good nature, truth, good sense, and good breeding.
- Joseph Addison

It is one of the chief skills of the philosopher not
to occupy himself with questions which do not concern him.
- Ludwig Wittgenstein

To win this war, we need a commander in chief,
not a professor of law standing at the lectern.
- Sarah Palin

The chief qualification of a mass leader has become unending infallibility;
he can never admit an error.
- Hannah Arendt

All men were made by the Great Spirit Chief.
They are all brothers.
- Chief Joseph

I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him,
in the ordinary sense of the word.
I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff.
- Aleister Crowley

Soon after I returned to private practice,
former Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger called me one day.
- Fred F. Fielding

A chief is a man who assumes responsibility.
He says "I was beaten," he does not say "My men were beaten".
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

At this stage, my chief professional goal is simply
to keep on writing and making a living at it.
- Fred Saberhagen

He is a great simpleton who imagines that the chief
power of wealth is to supply wants.
In ninety-nine cases out of a hundred it creates more wants than it supplies.
- William Wirt

After all, the chief business of the American people is business.
They are profoundly concerned with producing,
buying, selling, investing and prospering in the world.
- Calvin Coolidge

I think "Hail to the Chief" has a nice ring to it.
- John F. Kennedy

The chief duty of government is to keep the peace and
stand out of the sunshine of the people.
- James A. Garfield

The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess.
- Menander

Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from
the stamp and esteem of the ages through which they have passed.
- J. Paul Getty

Hope is itself a species of happiness,
and, perhaps, the chief happiness, which this world affords.
- William Samuel Johnson

Every man is his own chief enemy.
- Anacharsis

The chief fruit of the First World War was the Russian
Revolution and the rise of Communism as a national power.
- Whittaker Chambers

Again, most of the chief distinctions marked by economic
terms are differences not of kind but of degree.
- Alfred Marshall

Clever people seem not to feel the natural pleasure of bewilderment,
and are always answering questions when the chief relish
of a life is to go on asking them.
- Frank Moore Colby

I thought they know that I was the Commander in Chief,
not that I know that I am the Commander in Chief,
and they should behave; know how to behave to the Commander in Chief.
- Kamisese Mara

Every child was taught from his cradle that money was Mammon,
the chief agent of the flesh and the devil.
- Rebecca H. Davis

The chief benefit, which results from philosophy,
arises in an indirect manner, and proceeds more from its secret,
insensible influence, than from its immediate application.
- David Hume

The Pawnee chief had left the village the day after the doctor arrived,
with 50 or 60 horses and many people,
and had taken his course to the north of our route.
- Zebulon Pike

Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
- Don Marquis

What leads to unhappiness, is making pleasure the chief aim.
- William Shenstone

A chief called Lawyer, because he was a great talker,
took the lead in the council, and sold nearly all the Nez Perce country.
- Chief Joseph

Prior to my election, young Cherokee girls would never
have thought that they might grow up and become chief.
- Wilma Mankiller

That so few now dare to be eccentric,
marks the chief danger of the time.
- John Stuart Mill

We need a little more 'Hail to the Chief.'
- Robert Teeter

I am fully prepared to be commander in chief...
I don't need on-the-job training.
- John McCain

I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well.
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton

The chief reason for going to school is to get the
impression fixed for life that there is a book side for everything.
- Robert Frost

The chief problem of low-income farmers is poverty.
- Nelson Rockefeller

The chief concern of the French Impressionists was
the discovery of balance between light and dark.
- Stephen Gardiner

The ordinary man with extraordinary power is the chief danger for mankind -
not the fiend or the sadist.
- Erich Fromm

The chief difficulty which prevents men of science
from believing in divine as well as in nature Spirits is their materialism.
- H. P. Blavatsky

I put a lot into it, and when I am done playing,
I plan on going undercover and then being the sheriff
or chief of police somewhere,
either Miami or Orlando, I don't know yet.
- Shaquille O'Neal

The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately
in the palpably not true.
It is the chief occupation of mankind.
- H. L. Mencken

The truth, the absolute truth, is that the chief beauty
for the theatre consists in fine bodily proportions.
- Sarah Bernhardt

It was my fortune, or misfortune, to be called to the
office of Chief Executive without any previous political training.
- Ulysses S. Grant

The chief cause of problems is solutions.
- Eric Sevareid


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