quote by Robert Baden-Powell

Yet one more item is needed to complete success, and that is the rendering of service to others in the community. Without this the mere satisfaction of selfish desire does not reach the top notch.

— Robert Baden-Powell

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In this ever-changing world, it's more important than ever that our top-notch military continues to receive the resources needed to serve and protect our country.

I love classic rock, rock and roll, that's the top notch. I love soul - bluesy music as well.

There is nothing more important to our Nation's future, to our homeland security, and to our economy than ensuring we have a top-notch educational system that is the envy of the world.

In any weather, at any hour of the day or night, I have been anxious to improve the nick of time, and notch it on my stick too; to stand on the meeting of two eternities, the past and future, which is precisely the present moment; to toe that line.


The Big L was cold crazy, A top-notch crook snatchin pocket books from old ladies

Wouldnt it be nice to be like men and get notches in your belt... and not get emotionally involved?

I don't want a boyfriend just for the sake of it.

I don't trust most people out there. There's too much at risk and I don't need to be a notch on somebody's bedpost. I'll flirt with you all night long, but then it's buh, bye!

If the film isn't suspenseful, i.e. the pressure cooker situation of what's going on in the movie, if that's not part of it, if the threat of violence and the temperature isn't always going up a notch every scene or so, then the movie is going to be boring. It's not going to work.

The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.


I didnt go into the NASA program to pick up rocks or to go the moon or anything else. I went in there because I was a military officer, and that was the next notch in my profession.

Long ago, long ago. The simple things come back to us. They rest for a moment by our ribcages then suddenly reach in and twist our hearts a notch backward.

There's no room for failure performing [stand-up] for a black audience.

If you don't get them right away it's tough winning them back even if you're doing top-notch material. If you didn't win them right when you walked out there, it's tough.

A good compilation tape, like breaking up, is hard to do and takes ages longer than it might seem. You've got to kick off with a killer, to grab the attention. Then you've got to take it up a notch, or cool it off a notch…oh, there are a lot of rules.

I'm very accepting with my age. It's like notches on your belt: experience, wisdom, and a different kind of beauty. There comes a day when you've become comfortable in your skin.


Before I put another notch in my lipstick case, you better make sure you put me in my place.

I was single long enough, and when I was, it wasn't about putting notches in the bedpost.

Curator Shantrelle P. Lewis left for Amsterdam an Andy Warhol fellow, and came back with a film in her pocket. Please support this confrontation of the Netherlands' violently passive aggressive racist traditions, by an American Southern, aggressive aggressive. She's a top notch thinker and lover of questions.

I've learned It's the important little baby steps, which teaches us, how to grow. Moving up just one small notch, will help us more, than we know.

How glorious a greeting the sun gives the mountains! To behold this alone is worth the pains of any excursion a thousand times over. The highest peaks burned like islands in a sea of liquid shade. Then the lower peaks and spires caught the glow, and long lances of light, streaming through many a notch and pass, fell thick on the frozen meadows.


A Kiss concert experience is like sex or anything else that's done with more that one person. It's the give and take that makes it so great. When the audience takes it to the next level, we can kick it up another notch.

I wanted other people who have curiosity to understand they can kick it up a notch and it's a superpower.

He's a politician. That's a notch below child molester.

Goaltending beats top notch scoring anytime!

I moved to New York last year and I love it.

It's a huge change and I've always wanted to spend time there. It's like a more intense London, and everything's up a few notches. The lights are brighter, the pace is faster and the food's better.


The real killers in the business world aren't the ones who aim for the top, it's the ones who aim for two notches below the top.

The nature of show business is people within the business feel that if someone else fails, they move up a notch.

Man is a unique individual. He can never be put in a system where he becomes just another notch. Another nail.

I do a chimichurri sauce with garlic, parsley, olive oil, and red and black pepper. You just mince the garlic and the parsley and mix it all together. Brush a little of that on a steak and it kicks it up, like, 10 notches.

The real killers in the business world aren't the ones who aim for the top, it's the ones who aim for two notches below the top.


I pull an arrow, whip the notch into place, and am about to let it fly when I'm stopped by the sight of Finnick kissing Peeta. And it's so bizarre, even for Finnick.

The secret of being a top-notch con man is being able to know what the mark wants, and how to make him think he's getting it.

High Times magazine is a notch intellectually below Highlights for Children.

I mean, they're both great to read when you're baked, but come on, ya know.

Even now; with a thousand little voyages notched in my belt. I still feel a memorial chill on casting off.

Your self-esteem is a notch below Kafka.

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