The goose that lays the golden eggs likes to lay where there are eggs already.— Charles Spurgeon
Grateful Golden Eggs quotations
If an egg is broken by outside, life ends. If broken by inside force, life begins. Great things always begin from inside.
Capitalism, though it may not always give the scientific worker a living wage, will always protect him, as being one of the geese which produce golden eggs for its table.
Soaking the rich would not only be profoundly immoral, it would drastically penalize the very virtues: thrift, business foresight, and investment, that have brought about our remarkable standard of living. It would truly be killing the goose that lays the golden eggs.
Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer.
When you take into public ownership a profitable industry the profits soon disappear. The goose that laid the golden eggs goes broody. State geese are not great layers.
Sit and do nothing. Every once in a while a golden fish swims by and lays her golden eggs. You'll know.
Every director bites the hand that lays the golden egg.
Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.
The goose that lays golden eggs has been considered a most valuable possession.
But even more profitable is the privilege of taking the golden eggs laid by somebody else's goose. The investment bankers and their associates now enjoy that privilege.
Capital is money, capital is commodities.
By virtue of it being value, it has acquired the occult ability to add value to itself. It brings forth living offspring, or, at the least, lays golden eggs.
That's the trouble with directors. Always biting the hand that lays the golden egg.
You can't unscramble the scrambled eggs, but you can always create delicious new recipes omelettes!
The goose lays the golden egg. Payrolls make consumers.
Most people put money in their piggy bank.
I buy a goose that lays golden eggs over and over again. That's what an asset is.
Politicians, bureaucrats, editors, new commentators, 'economists' teachers,' and other word artists who denounce private enterprise and praise socialism are their own worst enemies...these attackers are unwittingly destroying the sources of their own livelihood. They kill the geese that lay the golden eggs - and don't know it!
The goose lays the golden egg. Payrolls make consumers.
Don't kill the goose that lays the golden egg.
To maintain the P/PC Balance, the balance between the golden egg (production) and the health and welfare of the goose (production capability) is often a difficult judgment call. But I suggest it is the very essence of effectiveness.
Because the golden egg gleamed in my basket once, though my childhood became an immense sheet of darkening water I was Noah, and I was his ark, and there were two of every animal inside me
There are very few men of genius in advertising agencies.
But we need all we can find. Almost without exception they are disagreeable. Don't destroy them. They lay golden eggs.
Body cameras help to record what happens.
It may not be the golden ticket, the golden egg, the end-all-fix-all, but it helps to paint a picture of what happens during a police stop.
Socialism lays an bad egg by killing the capitalism that lays the golden eggs
Capital brings forth living offspring, or at the least, lays the golden eggs.
It was not curiosity that killed the goose who laid the golden egg, but an insatiable greed that devoured common sense.
Even if your goose habitually lays golden eggs, it will still be cooked.
In short, killing the goose that lays the golden egg is a viable political strategy, so long as the goose does not die before the next election and no one traces the politicians’ fingerprints on the murder weapon.
Do not take the creative process personally.
At every stage, you are going to feel like it's all falling apart, like the golden egg of truth in your brain is not manifesting on the page or on set or in the edit. But that panic, that loss, that pain - that is the process of creation. Let it hurt, drink some coffee and keep going.
To bring about a genuine political realignment, Republicans must kill the Government Goose that Lays the Golden Eggs - the very Goose they have fought so hard and long to possess.
Television is a golden goose that lays scrambled eggs;
and it is futile and probably fatal to beat it for not laying caviar. Anyway, more people like scrambled eggs than caviar.
You can't have employment and despise employers ... No goose, no golden eggs.
I think 3D is a great innovation for the film business.
But I hope it's not the thing that kills the golden egg because what's happening now is every movie there's pressure from the studio to turn it into a 3D movie.
Oh, God above, if heaven has a taste it must be an egg with butter and salt, and after the egg is there anything in the world lovelier than fresh warm bread and a mug of sweet golden tea?
John Kerry went hunting today. He said he killed a goose. He didn't bring Teresa along because he was a little rusty and he was afraid he might kill the goose that laid the golden egg.
I wonder how many eggs are in the golden goose?
The golden age of Luncheon Vouchers ended ten yearsago.
For ten years Mickey had been saying, "The goldenage of Luncheon Vouchers is over." And that's what Archieloved about O'Connell's. Everything was remembered,nothing was lost. History was never revised orreinterpreted, adapted or whitewashed. It was as solid andas simple as the encrusted egg on the clock.
True effectiveness is a function of two things: what is produced (the golden eggs) and the producing asset (the goose).
... both individuals and companies are using the Netherlands as a haven for productive activity. ... This is good news for all taxpayers. The rich directly benefit, since greedy politicians are unable to seize as much of their money. And the rest of us benefit, since this puts downward pressure on tax rates as governments try to keep the geese that lay the golden eggs from flying away.