[By The Time Florence Nightingale Got Her Neurotic Hands On Cleopatra, She Had Been Mangled Beyond Recognition By Both History And Literature.]

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"Im tired of waiting by the phone, and second-guessing what a guy says and trusting someone not to hurt me. Again. Ive been storming the relationship castle for fifteen years, and I still dont have my prince. Ive got a bunch of battle scars from the field and I want to go home and nurse my wounds. I dont want to fight anymore." - Author: Kim Gruenenfelder

Quotes About Insulting Ones Intelligence

"Let me try once more," Milo said in an effort to explain. "In other words--""You mean you have other words?" cried the bird happily. "Well, by all means, use them. Youre certainly not doing very well with the ones you have now." - Author: Norton Juster

Quotes About Suit And Tie

"Willie went out and buttonholed folks on the street and tried to explain things to them. You could see Willie standing on a street corner, sweating through his seersucker suit, with his hair down in his eyes, holding an old envelope in one hand and a pencil in the other, working out figures to explain what he was squawking about, but folks dont listen to you when your voice is low and patient and you stop them in the hot sun and make them do arithmetic." - Author: Robert Penn Warren

Quotes About Efficiency In Government

"Because it is a monopoly, government brings inefficiency and stagnation to most things it runs; government agencies pursue the inflation of their budgets rather than the service of their customers; pressure groups form an unholy alliance with agencies to extract more money from taxpayers for their members. Yet despite all this, most clever people still call for government to run more things and assume that if it did so, it would somehow be more perfect, more selfless, next time." - Author: Matt Ridley

Quotes About Wuthering Heights Heathcliff Cathy

"Well, I really dont like heights. I dont get on the top deck of a double-decker because thats a bit high for me. I always feel that Im going to hurl myself off, so heights are a problem." - Author: Jenny Eclair

Quotes About Inspired Teacher

"In my own life, when I was most inspired by a teacher, it always involved a real dialogue, a looseness and a real caring and compassion. It was not without rigor, not without discipline, not without standards, but all that was done out of love." - Author: Michael Goldenberg

Quotes About Biblical Manhood

"When we refer to the biblical approach to economics or the biblical response to politics or biblical womanhood, were using the Bible as a weapon disguised as an adjective." - Author: Rachel Held Evans

Quotes About Fortune Tellers

"Thus the fortune-teller is trying to foresee something that is really quite unforeseeable. This is characteristic of all forms of foreseeing. And precisely because what they see is so vague, it is hard to repudiate fortune-tellers claims." - Author: Jostein Gaarder

Quotes About Attending College

"Youre really not that good a mechanic, Edward. Maybe you should have Rosalie take a look at it tonight, just so you look good if Mike decides to let you help, you know. Not that it wouldnt be fun to watch his face if Rosalie showed up to help. But since Rosalie is supposed to be across the country attending college, I guess thats not the best idea. Too bad." - Author: Stephenie Meyer

Quotes About Local Economy

"Not exclusively, but the bulk of our local economy should be covered by local currencies, which is more efficient than having global currencies which lose connection with reality in the markets, shops and communities of the people." - Author: David Korten