By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest;
Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
I am not designed to come second or third. I am designed to win.
I look for these qualities and characteristics in people.
Honesty is number one, respect, and absolutely the third would have to be loyalty.
Assurance is two-thirds of success.
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Don't forget Mother's Day. Or as they call it in Beverly Hills, Dad's Third Wife Day.
The first ingredient in conversation is truth, the next good sense, the third good humor, and the fourth wit.
On occasion we need to make a second effort - and a third effort, and a fourth effort, and as many degrees of effort as may be required to accomplish what we strive to achieve.
Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, and yet a third of life is passed in sleep.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
The alternative to a vacation is to stay home and tip every third person you see.
He who permits himself to tell a lie once, finds it much easier to do it a second and a third time till at length it becomes habitual.
Hygiene is two thirds of health.
Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act.
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion; second, the language; third the proper arrangement of the various parts of the speech.
When you play soccer, most of the time you got to get the ball moving, but once you get into that attacking third you gotta' be creative, you gotta' let your talent take over.
The first day one is a guest, the second a burden, and the third a pest.
A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man, who has no gills.
Of the three prerequisites of genius; the first is soul; the second is soul; and the third is soul.
When you are aspiring to the highest place, it is honorable to reach the second or even the third rank.
What if nothing exists and we're all in somebody's dream? Or what's worse, what if only that fat guy in the third row exists?
I have a feeling this is destiny. On the eve of her third marriage
Although women do two-thirds of the world's labor, they own less than one percent of the world's assets.
The Third World is not a reality but an ideology.
When I am getting ready to reason with a man, I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say.
I wouldn't take the Pope too seriously.
He's a Pole first, a pope second, and maybe a Christian third.
First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius.
Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them to go get on with it.
If you quit once, it's so much easier to quit the second, third, fourth time.
The art of government is to make two-thirds of a nation pay all it possibly can pay for the benefit of the other third.
To be with the others, you have to have your hair short and wear ties.
So we're trying to make a third world happen, you know what I mean?
Two-thirds of promotion is motion
The first glass is for myself, the second for my friends, the third for good humor, and the forth for my enemies.
Two dogs strive for a bone and the third one runs off with it.
Experience is what keeps a man who makes the same mistake twice from admitting it the third time around.
The first day, a guest; the second, a burden; the third, a pest.
Three things in human life are important.
The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.
Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: first, the right to life;
secondly, to liberty; thirdly, to property; together with the right to support and defend them in the best manner they can. Those are evident branches of, rather than deductions from, the duty of self-preservation, commonly called the first law of nature.
I always have trouble remembering three things: faces, names, and -- I can't remember what the third thing is.
Alliance - in international politics, the union of two thieves who have their hands so deeply inserted in each other's pockets that they cannot separately plunder a third.
As a teacher you can see the difference in kids who have parents who were involved. That difference, by the time these kids get to the third grade, is drastic.
In third grade, I was taking tap-dance lessons, and about six weeks before the recital I wanted to quit. My mom said, 'No, you're going to stay with it.' Well, I did it, and I was bad, too! But my parents never let their kids walk away from something because it was too hard.
Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.
I sometimes wonder if two thirds of the globe is covered in red carpet.
The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.
More than 820 million people in the world suffer from hunger;
and 790 million of them live in the Third World.
There are three secrets to managing. The first secret is have patience. The second is be patient. And the third most important secret is patience.
A man snatches the first kiss, pleads for the second, demands the third, takes the fourth, accepts the fifth - and endures all the rest.
It was all completely incomprehensible to me.
I was fearful of the language. You had to look up every third word.
A theory has only the alternative of being right or wrong.
A model has a third possibility: it may be right, but irrelevant.
If you look internationally over the last 50 years there have been improvements in the third world, but in the last 20 years the reverse has happened, with debt crises and increased poverty.