All badness is spoiled goodness. A bad apple is a good apple that became rotten. Because evil has no capital of its own, it is a parasite that feeds on goodness.— Fulton J. Sheen
Floundering Bad Apple quotations
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
Anyone who has declared someone else to be an idiot, a bad apple, is annoyed when it turns out in the end that he isn't.
An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
If you have a bad thought about yourself, tell it to go to hell because that is exactly where it came from.
There's bad apples in whatever way you want to group people - doesn't matter if it's religious, political or social. The big mistake is generalizing.
If you put good apples into a bad situation, you’ll get bad apples.
As time goes on we get closer to that American Dream of there being a pie cut up and shared. Usually greed and selfishness prevent that and there is always one bad apple in every barrel.
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
If you never tasted a bad apple, you would not appreciate a good apple.
You have to experience life to understand life.
It wouldn't be fair to cast aspersions on an entire cultural movement based on the actions of a few. To quote my grandfather, 'One bad apple don't spoil the whole bunch.'
a few bad apples is no reason not to visit the orchard.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
The bad apples are at the top. They enjoy murdering the innocent people.
Relationships are like apples: they can be sweet and satisfying.
But once you bite into a bad one, it's hard to go back to the barrel again.
Business executives need to start by spelling out and communicating their values. Then they need to lead by example. This means getting rid of the bad apples and declining opportunities that bring instant wealth at the cost of selling one's soul.
If you love deeply, you're going to get hurt badly. But it's still worth it.
Come on, it's an American tradition. Apple soup? Mom's homemade chicken pie?' She chuckled in spite of herself, then winced. 'It's apple pie and Mom's homemade chicken soup. But you didn't do badly, for a start.
A bad putter is like a bad apple in a barrel.
First, it turns your chipping game sour. Then it begins to eat into your irons and finally it just cleans the head off your driver.
Without getting into brothels, there are ethical capitalists the problem is that there aren't enough of them. It is not "just a few bad apples" that have been evident in our corporations, our investment bankers and our mutual funds, but so many that one has to concede that the barrel itself needs some work.
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
One argument against open systems is that they become open to everything, good and bad. Like a Richard Meier skyscraper, the anal retentive, Bauhaus elegance of the Mac does prevent the loose ends and confusion of a less sterile environment. But it also prevents fertility. Apple's development must come from within.
The true history of Vietnamese civilian suffering does not fit comfortably into America's preferred postwar narrative - the tale of a conflict nobly fought by responsible commanders and good American boys, who should not be tainted by the occasional mistakes of a few 'bad apples' in their midst.
Don't swear off all the fruits just because you ate one bad apple.
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.
CompUSA was a bad decision. We stayed too much with CompUSA, and we stayed too short with Apple.
Hegemony is not defined by rivers or conventional borders - it's dominance, it's influence. So we get to decide in our hearts, are we in Iraq to help restore something, or are we there to establish dominance? How can you torture people and say, well, that's just a few bad apples in our culture?
I think there's always bad apples [in police], and I've seen things that I don't like. But we have to bring back law and order. You have policemen now that are afraid to talk to anybody because they don't want to lose their job.
You have to fight through the bad days in order to earn the best days.
Not every corporation is a great bunch of people.
Like in any group of people, you're gonna have bad apples, bad actors here and there.
The first view is "bad apple." Bad apple is excusable. It's sort of like, something went bad with this man. But the second option is police corruption, so it's a problem with the department.
The idea that hardware on networks should just be caches for movable process descriptions and the processes themselves goes back quite a ways. There's a real sense in which MS and Apple never understood networking or operating systems (or what objects really are), and when they decided to beef up their OSs, they went to (different) very old bad mainframe models of OS design to try to adapt to personal computers.
You will have bad times, but they will always wake you up to the stuff you weren't paying attention to.
It's a lot harder to keep your cool than it is to lose it.
That's on any work ethic. Even if you're a big producer on a movie set, or whatever, it's a lot harder to be a pro than be a baby on your crew. That's one work ethic to keep in mind, as one bad apple could give five people a bad day, when that one person could've stepped up their own efforts a little more and not bring anyone else down.
From activism to socialising to starting new bands, 99% of everything that happens on MySpace is fun and positive. But with that many people, theres going to be a few bad apples, which presents challenges.
I never sensed really bad blood between Microsoft and Apple.
A lot of Macintosh users feel badly about PCs and do have some bad feelings. I call them Macintosh bigots a little. They say, oh, no, only the Macintosh is the good one, and I don't like to be that way.
Discipline your mind to see the good in every situation and look on the best side of every event.
As for my prediction that this phone would be a bad idea for Apple to pursue, anything can still happen. Time is a cruel mistress.
Certainly, you may have been hurt beofre in love, but just because you get one bad apple doesn't mean they are all bad - and you can learn from the difficult ones.
With Android I get to choose from many different products from many different phone manufacturers. With iOS, I get what Apple gives me. Which isn't necessarily bad, but it's not always the best fit for my personal or business communication needs.
Do not speak badly of yourself. For the warrior within hears your words and is lessened by them.
Just to keep bad dreams at bay, she took a swig out of a bottle that smelled of apples and happy brain-death.
I have an apple that thinks its a pear.
And a bun that thinks it’s a cat. And a lettuce that thinks its a lettuce." "It’s a clever lettuce, then." "Hardly," she said with a delicate snort. "Why would anything clever think it’s a lettuce?" "Even if it is a lettuce?" I asked. "Especially then," she said. "Bad enough to be a lettuce. How awful to think you are a lettuce too.
I agree that there are some bad apples on Wall Street.
I spent about ten years exposing corporate and financial fraud for 'Barron's' magazine and I found a lot to write about.