Quotations list about stockings captions citing Arthur Conan Doyle, Theodore Parker and Warren Buffett sayings.
I consider that a man's brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose.
— Arthur Conan Doyle
Self-denial is indispensable to a strong character, and the highest kind comes from a religious stock.
— Theodore Parker stockings quote
If a business does well, the stock eventually follows.
— Warren Buffett
Everyone has the brainpower to follow the stock market. If you made it through fifth-grade math, you can do it.
— Peter Lynch
When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?
— stockings quotation by Gilbert K. Chesterton
Beware of the man who will not engage in idle conversation;
he is planning to steal your walking stick or water your stock.
A severed foot is the ultimate stocking stuffer.
I feel an earnest and humble desire, and shall till I die, to increase the stock of harmless cheerfulness.
In olden days a glimpse of stocking was looked on as something shocking but now, God knows, anything goes.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stock broker, can gain a reputation for being civilized.
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress.
Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing.
It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
Marrying to increase love is like gaming to become rich;
alas, you only lose what little stock you had before.
I never attempt to make money on the stock market.
I buy on the assumption that they could close the market the next day and not reopen it for five years.
Theories are private property, but truth is common stock.
I don't give a damn about the stock market. But I do care about jobs.
If a rich person invests in a business, either directly or through stock purchases, it means business can grow and hire more people.
The day I was announced as CEO, I think the stock dropped another 20%.
Dan Curtis, our producer, has the idea that people like to see a stock company of actors.
For all of us who have been involved in the recovery efforts to bring back and strengthen wild salmon runs, we fear that this change in policy could lead to further declines in these wild stocks.
The collective unconscious consists of the sum of the instincts and their correlates, the archetypes. Just as everybody possesses instincts, so he also possesses a stock of archetypal images.
Many novice real estate investors soon quit the profession and invest in a well-diversified portfolio of bonds. That's because, when you invest in real estate, you often see a side of humanity that stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and saving money shelter you from.
For happily the government of the United States, which gives to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance, requires only that they who live under its protection should demean themselves as good citizens, in giving it on all occasions their effectual support. May the children of the Stock of Abraham, who dwell in this land, continue to merit and enjoy the good will of the other inhabitants, while every one shall sit in safety under his own vine and fig-tree, and there shall be none to make him afraid.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with money, but with actions. Most men buy nothing.
A stockbroker urged me to buy a stock that would triple its value every year.
I told him, At my age, I don't even buy green bananas.
America does not concern itself now with Impressionism.
We own no involved philosophy. The psyche of the land is to be found in its movement. It is to be felt as a dramatic force of energy and vitality. We move; we do not stand still. We have not yet arrived at the stock-taking stage.
In order to create, we draw from our inner well.
This inner well, an artistic reservoir, is ideally like a well stocked fish pond... If we don
The capitalist engine is first and last an engine of mass production which unavoidably also means production for the masses. . . . It is the cheap cloth, the cheap cotton and rayon fabric, boots, motorcars and so on that are the typical achievements of capitalist production, and not as a rule improvements that would mean much to the rich man. Queen Elizabeth owned silk stockings. The capitalist achievement does not typically consist in providing more silk stockings for queens but in bringing them within reach of factory girls.
In order to form correct habits, we should seek the company of persons of sound moral and religious influence. We should constantly bear in mind that we may be fitting to inhabit the heavenly courts. The precious hours of probation are granted that we may remove every defect from the character; and we should seek to do this, not only that we may obtain the future life, but that we may be useful here. Young men and women should regard a good character as a capital of more value than gold or silver or stocks. It will be unaffected by panics and failures, and will bring rich returns when earthly possessions shall be swept away.
The most valuable things in life are not measured in monetary terms. The really important things are not houses and lands, stocks and bonds, automobiles and real state, but friendships, trust, confidence, empathy, mercy, love and faith.
Imagine spending four billion years stocking the oceans with seafood, filling the ground with fossil fuels, and drilling the bees in honey production -- only to produce a race of bed-wetters!
The freedom to make a fortune on the stock exchange has been made to sound more alluring than freedom of speech.
October. This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in stocks in. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August, and February.