When you finally go back to your old home, you find it wasn't the old home you missed but your childhood.

— Sam Ewing

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Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.

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A man can please his wife with a box of candy, surprise her with a bouquet of flowers, and make her suspicious with a gold bracelet.

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A man commented to his lunch companion: My wife had a funny dream last night.

She dreamed she'd married a millionaire. You're lucky, sighed the companion. My wife dreams that in the daytime.

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When you feel neglected, think of the female salmon, who lays 3,000,000 eggs but no one remembers her on Mother's Day.

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Success has a simple formula: do your best, and people may like it.

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Computers are like bikinis. They save people a lot of guesswork.

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The average tourist wants to go to places where there are no tourists.

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There's no thief like a bad movie.

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The reason that so many of us cannot save money is because of our friends.

They're always buying something we can't afford.

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Computers will never take the place of books.

You can't stand on a floppy disk to reach a high shelf.

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Parents who wonder where the younger generation is going should remember where it came from.

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An expert is someone called in at the last minute to share the blame.

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About Sam Ewing

Quotes 47 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Athlete
Birthday October 16

As a child, a library card takes you to exotic, faraway places.

When you're grown up, a credit card does it.

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We are all born into the world with nothing. Everything we acquire after that is profit.

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The government deficit is the difference between the amount of money the government spends and the amount it has the nerve to collect.

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Nothing in the world can replace the modern swimsuit, and it practically has.

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The trouble with giving advice is that others want to return the favor.

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Vacation: Two weeks on the sunny sands - and the rest of the year on the financial rocks.

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Half of all home accidents happen in the kitchen, and the family has to eat them.

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On every commercial flight, the traveler is told, "Your seat cushion can be used as a flotation device". The question is, why doesn't the plane just become a boat?

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Nothing is so embarrassing as watching someone do something that you said couldn't be done.

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In many instances, marriage vows would be more accurate if the phrase were changed to 'Until debt do us part'.

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Two things help to keep one's job. First, let the boss think he's having his own way. Second, let him have it.

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When a husband says, "I run things in my home" he may mean the washing machine, the dishwasher and the vacuum cleaner.

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Nobody's too fat - they're just too short.

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A neighbor will stand at your door talking for 20 minutes because she doesn't have time to come in.

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I try to figure my adjusted gross income, but no matter how I figure it, it's still gross.

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The brain is like a TV set; when it goes blank, it's a good idea to turn off the sound.

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Ever notice that nothing changes the color of paint like putting it on a wall?

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Some people are much like blisters-they don't show up until the work is done.

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It's not the hours you put in your work that counts, it's the work you put in the hours.

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The sight of home looks best after you've traveled hundreds of miles to get away from it.

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Highways are full of careless drivers who are always too close in front of you.

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If you lend someone 20 dollars and never see that person again, it's probably worth it.

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Success is when your name is in everything but the telephone directory.

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Life begins as a quest of the child for the man, and ends as a journey by the man to rediscover the child.

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Youth is when you think you'll live forever. Old age is when you wonder how you've lived so long.

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"Tell me, doctor, " said the patient, "when I stand on my head, the blood rushes to it. Why doesn't it rush to my feet now?" "That's because your feet aren't empty," said the doctor.

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President Herbert Hoover returned his salary to the government.

His idea caught on, and now we're all doing it.

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Fashions come and fashions go, but pockets are usually the same. There's little change in them.

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If we are what we eat, why aren't we new, improved, fat-free, and light.

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If you believe the past can't be changed, you haven't read a celebrity's autobiography.

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Wouldn't you like to weigh what it says on your driver's license?

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Many trees could be saved if the government stopped printing tax forms.

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Don't drive as if you own the road; drive as if you own the car.

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Crime in the cities is very discouraging.

Apartment house dwellers have locks, bolts, chains and bars on their doors. It takes a tenant longer to get out than a burglar to get in.

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