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There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter.
Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
I remember when I was in high school I didn't have a new dress for each special occasion. The girls would bring the fact to my attention, not always too delicately. The boys, however, never bothered with the subject. They were my friends, not because of the size of my wardrobe but because they liked me.
I do not like broccoli. And I haven't liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I'm President of the United States and I'm not going to eat any more broccoli.
George H. W. Bush
I love you the more in that I believe you had liked me for my own sake and for nothing else.
If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
Well Brooke, I've always liked her, and when I was little I used to stay with Diana Ross, me and my brothers stayed with her for years and I never said, but I always had a crush on her.
I always liked characters that were more grounded in reality.
So I had to be careful. I recognized the responsibility that, whether I liked it or not, I had to accept whatever the obligation was. That was to behave in a manner, to carry myself in such a professional way, as if there ever is a reflection, it's a positive one.
A sense of duty is useful in work but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not to be endured with patient resignation.
My mother never breast fed me, she told me she only liked me as a friend.
I never met a kid I liked.
W. C. Fields
I never cut class. I loved getting A's, I liked being smart. I liked being on time. I thought being smart is cooler than anything in the world.
We don't really need reviewers, just first-night reporters who will tell us faithfully whether or not the audience liked the show.
I liked the energy of cooking, the action, the camaraderie. I often compare the kitchen to sports and compare the chef to a coach. There are a lot of similarities to it.
I liked things better when I didn't understand them.
I don't think my parents liked me. They put a live teddy bear in my crib.
I've always been interested in people, but I've never liked them.
I had a very happy childhood, but I wasn't that happy a child. I liked being alone and creating characters and voices. I think that's when your creativity is developed, when you're young. I liked the world of the imagination because it was an easy place to go to.
I want no epitaphs of profound history and all that type of thing. I contributed. I would hope they would say that, and I would hope somebody liked me.
I've always liked men better than women.
I never saw a discontented tree. They grip the ground as though they liked it, and though fast rooted they travel about as far as we do.
Did St. Francis preach to the birds? Whatever for? If he really liked birds he would have done better to preach to the cats.
I also have always liked the monster within idea. I like the zombies being us. Zombies are the blue-collar monsters.
George A. Romero
Bad psychoanalysis would say I enjoyed pleasing people, working really hard and pleasing people, which is probably related to my father in some way. But I really liked working hard. When I worked at Disneyland, I'd do 12 hours straight and go home thrilled.
Dr. Johnson was a lazy learned man who liked to think and talk better than to read or write; who, however, wrote much and well, but too often by rote.
I would have liked having children to some degree, but frankly I haven't got the time to take the kids to the goddamn ballgame.
I liked being a minor because you can't get into trouble. Now I just have to try and behave myself.
I never liked you, and I always will.
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