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I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
I can live for two months on a good compliment.
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.
I just spent 11 and a half months in a maximum-security jail, got shot five times, and was wrongly convicted of a crime I didn't commit.
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.
George Bernard Shaw
Three years ago, this week, a newly elected President Obama faced the American people and he said, look, if I can't turn this economy around in three years, I'll be looking at a one-term proposition, and we're here to collect! You know the results. It's been 35 months of unemployment above 8 percent.
Over the last 15 months, we've traveled to every corner of the United States. I've now been in 57 states? I think one left to go.
The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
I hate housework! You make the beds, you do the dishes and six months later you have to start all over again.
We spend the first twelve months of our children's lives teaching them to walk and talk and the next twelve telling them to sit down and shut up.
You can close more business in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you.
The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence.
H. L. Mencken
When I started my last business, I didn't receive a paycheck for 13 months. The average person can't handle that pressure.
Treat your password like your toothbrush. Don't let anybody else use it, and get a new one every six months.
I remember when I first came to Washington. For the first six months you wonder how the hell you ever got here. For the next six months you wonder how the hell the rest of them ever got here.
Harry S. Truman
You know, I live a monastic lifestyle. No, I do. I do live in extremes, basically. I go back and forth. Once every six months, I'll have a day where I eat more chocolate than has ever been consumed by a human being.
You should see what our Founding Fathers used to say to each other and in the early part of our nation. But what they were able to do, especially in Philadelphia in 1787, four months, they argued about what a House should be, what a Senate should be, the power of the president, the Congress, the Supreme Court. And they had to deal with slavery.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming really interested in other people, than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
I mean some doctor told me I had six months to live and I went to their funeral.
To write it, it took three months; to conceive it three minutes; to collect the data in it all my life.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
I decided I would go to Chicago and try my luck as a writer after those eight months as a fireman.
I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated.
I've just been growing right along. It's painful, but it's a great pain, and I like suffering for great results. It's like going to the gym. It hurts really bad at first, but after a couple of months and after that diet, you're looking so hot.
Mary J. Blige
If we were to wipe out insects alone on this planet, the rest of life and humanity with it would mostly disappear from the land. Within a few months.
E. O. Wilson
I have been celibate for about six or seven months, I think. I would rather just make out and kiss someone instead of sex. I'm single. I said I would be single for a year and I am.
If you are worried about job security and do not have an adequate emergency fund (ideally eight months' worth of living expenses stashed away in a federally insured bank or credit union), you need to focus more on saving money than paying down the balance on your credit cards.
My doctor gave me six months to live, but when I couldn't pay the bill he gave me six months more.
A doctor gave a man six months to live. The man couldn't pay his bill, so he gave him another six months.
For the novice runner, I'd say to give yourself at least 2 months of consistently running several times a week at a conversational pace before deciding whether you want to stick with it. Consistency is the most important aspect of training at this point.
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