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Adlai E. Stevenson

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Newspaper editors are men who separate the wheat from the chaff, and then print the chaff.
ADLAI E. STEVENSON
Newspaper editors are men who separate the wheat from the chaff, and then print the chaff.
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Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff,...
ELBERT HUBBARD
Editor: A person employed on a newspaper whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff,...
ELBERT HUBBARD
As threshing separates the wheat from the chaff, so does affliction purify virtue.
SIR RICHARD BURTON
Editor: a person employed on a newspaper whose business it is to seperate the wheat from the chaff, ...
ELBERT HUBBARD
As threshing separates the wheat from the chaff, so does affliction purify virtue.
SIR RICHARD FRANCIS BURTON
As threshing separates the wheat from the chaff, so does affliction purify virtue.
CHRISTIAN NESTELL BOVEE
As threshing separates the wheat from the chaff, so does affliction purify virtue.
CHRISTIAN NEVELL BOVEE
As threshing separates the wheat from the chaff, so does affliction purify virtue.
SIR RICHARD BURTON
With the wind of tribulation God separates, in the floor of the soul, the wheat from the chaff.
MOLINOS
You have to separate the chaff from the wheat
PROVERB
Don't throw away the wheat with the chaff
PROVERB
Don't throw away the wheat with the chaff
PROVERB
It's hard to figure out how to separate the wheat from the chaff.
JOHN MANCINI
Seeing only what is fair, Sipping only what is sweet, . . . . Leave the chaff, and take ...
RALPH WALDO EMERSON
As you get older, you find that often the wheat, disentangling itself from the chaff, comes out to m...
GWENDOLYN BROOKS
I like to open for a band as it brings on sort of a challenge and it makes things more interesting. ...
KELLY JONES
We have become too selective, too elitist, too talent-mongering as I like to say, trying to select t...
BOB BIGELOW
Yet do not miss the moral, my good men.
For Saint Paul says that all that’s written well
GEOFFREY CHAUCER
Aside from my son, no person has ever shown for me the gentle concern I knew from Governor Adlai Ste...
MERCEDES MCCAMBRIDGE
As difficult as it is for a writer to find a publisher -admittedly a daunting task - it is twice as ...
OLIVIA GOLDSMITH
Adlai Stevenson has a genius for saying the right thing, at the right time, to the wrong people.
JOE E. LEWIS
They are as stubble before the wind, and as chaff that the storm carrieth away.
BIBLE
The ungodly are not so: but are like the chaff which the wind driveth away.
BIBLE
His reasons are as two grains of wheat his in two bushels of chaff: you shall seek all day ere you f...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Let them be as chaff before the wind: and let the angel of the LORD chase them.
BIBLE
Technically, 'Kukla, Fran and Ollie' was a kids' show, but adults watched almost religio...
TOM SHALES
You must not think, sir, to catch old birds with chaff.
CERVANTES (MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA)
You must not think, sir, to catch old birds with chaff.
MIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA
Empathic people are not weak but have an understanding of one main and important emotion.Empathy is ...
GARY F EVANS...
Life can be tough & make you wanna give up. But baby keep your head up because you got all the time ...
LILLIAN S. VILORIA
You must not think, sir, to catch old birds with chaff.
CERVANTES SAAVEDRA
If love has taken us for a ride and passion made us ignore sham and swindle, the time has come to se...
ERIK PEVERNAGIE
We have tears in our eyes
As we wave our goodbyes,
We so loved being with you, we three. ROALD DAHL
[He] speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more than any man in all Venice. His reasons are as two gra...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
We're obviously in a strange environment where practically anyone can set themselves up as a pun...
HAMISH BOWLES
http://www.colorbuckket.com/block-prints Block prints from jaipur, Block prints from india, Block pr...
COLORBUCKKET
We shall be winnowed with so rough a wind That even our corn shall seem as light as chaff And ...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Even before I could vote, I was involved in the political arena. My father was an admirer of Adlai S...
GEORGE TAKEI
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national poets, what is tru...
EDMUND BURKE
If the grain were separated from the chaff, which fills the works of our national poets, what is tru...
EDMUND BURKE
Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more than any man in all Venice. His reasons are as two...
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
To search the sands of a lost desert for truth and justice in this world today you might as well be ...
GARY F EVANS...
When we teach ourselves and our children discipline, we are teaching them and ourselves how to suffe...
M. SCOTT PECK
The Doctor: This is bad, I don't like this. [kicks console and yells in pain] Never use force, you j...
STEVEN MOFFAT
Rose: 'If you are an alien, how come you sound like you're from the north?'
Doctor: 'Lots of pl...
RUSSELL T. DAVIES
Therefore they shall be as the morning cloud and as the early dew that passeth away, as the chaff th...
BIBLE
Talk is cheap. What they're engaged in is stirring up a lot of chaff. They've started up their diplo...
SEAN MCCORMACK
In the 1960 campaign, Arthur Schlesinger wrote of Adlai Stevenson, who already lost twice as the par...
DAVID PIETRUSZA
We are the masters of our own destinies we shape and mould our lives into to the circumstances surro...
GARY F EVANS...
Cease with the displays of false modesty. The entire palace knows about it."
A feeling of warmt...
RENEE AHDIEH
As always. As ever. As a rose to the sun.
RENEE AHDIEH
Today is about the now, the moment you live in, so do now what you want to do
SOTONYE ANGA
These young ones. They do not understand. There are so few of us left who remember how destructive r...
CONNILYN COSSETTE
Do you know why I adore roses?" Shahrzad untied the knot of his tikka sash with deliberate slowness....
RENEE AHDIEH
Where were you?" Shahrzad tried to control the tremor in her voice.
"Not where I should have b...
RENEE AHDIEH
It was because they were two parts of a whole. He did not belong to her. And she did not belong to h...
RENEE AHDIEH
Therefore they shall be as the morning cloud and as the early dew that passeth away, as the chaff th...
BIBLE
To have the time to reminisce is one of the futures gifts. Don't think to much, don't live to fast, ...
CALVIN WILSON
To have the time to reminisce is one of the futures gifts. Don't think to much, don't live to fast, ...
CALVIN WILSON
Therefore they shall be as the morning cloud and as the early dew that passeth away, as the chaff th...
SEAN MCCORMACK
Talk is cheap. What they're engaged in is stirring up a lot of chaff. They've started up their diplo...
SEAN MCCORMACK
Back then was more an off-the-grid thing. Remember the whole wheat bread in those days? You could ha...
JIL HALES
I never knew until that moment how bad it could hurt to lose something you never really had.
FROM THE TELEVISION SHOW THE WONDER YEARS
Dedication is the preparation to success!
WERNER BOTHA
Forever is a long long time and time has a way of changing things
WALT DISNEY COMPANY
I make mistakes. That's what I do. I
speak without thinking, I act without
knowing. I d...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor.
JACKIE KENNEDY
I love you." she whispered into the rough wool of his sweater.
L.J. SMITH
And the Lord spake, saying, "First shalt thou take out the Holy Pin. Then shalt thou count to three,...
MONTY PYTHON
When we put LIVE backwards it spells EVIL, interesting how one word can have two totally opposing me...
GARY F EVANS...
Were you there?”
She shook her head. “No. I was here in Nain having a
child.”
...
FRANCINE RIVERS
The battle is not physical, it is spiritual and your mind is the battleground. Keep your mind pure a...
JEANETTE CORON
That men, who might have tower'd in the van
Of all the congregated world, to fan
And winno...
JOHN KEATS
*Throwing bread out of door* AND STAY OUT!
RUSSELL T. DAVIES
As soon Seek roses in December--ice in June, Hope, constancy in wind, or corn in chaff; ...
LORD BYRON (GEORGE GORDON NOEL BYRON)
A mentor, a 'teacher,' is like an editor. I absolutely value my editor, who is my teacher.
DAVID BERGEN
When I was in the Army, I read a book by Adlai Stevenson. He said law was as noble as saving a perso...
WILLIAM SANDERSON
Please, please, help me grow to be like them, the ones'll soon be here, who never grow old, can't di...
RAY BRADBURY
Write it. Just write it. Write it on receipts in the car while you wait for your kid to finish their...
MELODIE RAMONE
C'mon, I mean who didn't listen to 'The Who' in the 60s?
PATTI SMITH
There is no worse discriminator than envy. No worse traitor than envy. Even those who are seemingly ...
C. JOYBELL C.
Puberty is a phase... fifteen years of rejection is a lifestyle. [Stanford]
SEX AND THE CITY
Oh my God, she's fashion road-kill!
SEX AND THE CITY
Maybe mistakes are what make our fate... without them what would shape our lives? Maybe if we had ne...
SEX AND THE CITY
Blonde symbolises sexuality and power - it holds very different connotations. The archetypal star ha...
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS
I don't think she's a lesbian. I think she just ran out of men. [Charlotte]
SEX AND THE CITY
My dad's quite a conservative person, and he brought me up to be very questioning of the commerc...
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS
This obsession with celebrity culture is really unhealthy. I don't want to live my life like tha...
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS
It's a slippery slope, Carrie. Without boundaries you never know what might happen. [Miranda]
SEX AND THE CITY
Middle-Age Girls Gone Wild.
SEX AND THE CITY
You men have no idea what we're dealing with down there. Teeth placement, and jaw stress, and suctio...
SEX AND THE CITY
Desperate Housewives.
SEX AND THE CITY
I will never be the woman with the perfect hair, who can wear white and not spill on it.
SEX AND THE CITY
I could draw up a list of about 30 artists who I apparently sound like. From Lady Gaga, to Katy Perr...
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS
'Rome' vital to HBO TV empire.
SEX AND THE CITY
Suicide is not glamorous and should not be portrayed in a glamorous light.
SEX AND THE CITY
When Charlotte really liked somebody she said their whole name. It helped her picture their future m...
SEX AND THE CITY
I hate the whole 'record your album, do your promo campaign, have a year off to write another al...
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS

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We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present.
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The time to stop a revolution is at the beginning, not the end.
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What a man knows at fifty that he did not know at twenty is for the most part incommunicable.
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I would rather be guilty of talking over a person's head than behind his back.
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The first principle of a free society is an untrammeled flow of words in an open forum.
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Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.
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I don't mind a little praise - as long as it's fulsome.
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All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions.
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He who slings mud generally loses ground.
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A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you.
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We have confused the free with the free and easy.
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When you leave here, don't forget why you came. ( to college graduates)
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Law is not a profession at all, but rather a business service station and repair shop.
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Nature is indifferent to the survival of the human species, including Americans.
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You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad.
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A diplomat's life is made up of three ingredients: protocol, Geritol and alcohol.
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In the long run, it is not the years in your life, but the life in your years that counts
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The Republicans stroke platitudes until they purr like epigrams.
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Nixon is finding out there are no tails on an Eisenhower jacket.
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Freedom rings where opinions clash
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It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts
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Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them.
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Ignorance is stubborn and prejudice is hard.
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For my part I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance.
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There is a New America every morning when we wake up. It is upon us whether we will it or not.
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In America any boy may become President and I suppose it's just one of the risks he takes.
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Words calculated to catch everyone may catch no one.
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Flattery is all right so long as you don't inhale.
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I sometimes marvel at the extraordinary docility with which americans submit to speeches.
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Understanding human needs is half the job of meeting them.
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A free society is a place where it's safe to be unpopular.
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Flattery is all right so long as you don't inhale.
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Freedom is not an ideal, it is not even a protection, if it means nothing more than the freedom to s...
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The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal - that you can ga...
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Flattery is all right if you don't inhale.
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The relationship of the toastmaster to the speaker should be the same as that of the fan to the fan ...
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A society can be no better than the men and women who compose it.
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I don't envy the driver and I don't think the American people will care to ride in his bus very far.
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I find Paul appealing and Peale appalling.
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Eggheads unite! You have nothing to lose but your yolks
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Under the wide and starry sky. Dig the grave and let me lie.
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The journey of a thousand leagues begins with a single step. So we must never neglect any work of pe...
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I offer my opponents a bargain: if they will stop telling lies about us, I will stop telling the tru...
ADLAI E. STEVENSON II
What do I believe? As an American I believe in generosity, in liberty, in the rights of man. These a...
ADLAI E. STEVENSON
Do you, Ambassador Zorin, deny that the USSR has placed and is placing medium - and intermediate - r...
ADLAI E. STEVENSON
Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them
ADLAI E. STEVENSON
Newspaper editors are men who separate the wheat from the chaff, and then print the chaff.
ADLAI E. STEVENSON II
In America, anyone can become president. That's one of the risks you take.
ADLAI E. STEVENSON II
After four years at the United Nations I sometimes yearn for the peace and tranquility of a politica...
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Nothing so dates a man as to decry the younger generation.
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The whole basis of the United Nations is the right of all nations--great or small--to have weight, t...
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She would rather light candles than curse the darkness and her glow has warmed the world.
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Nature is indifferent to the survival of the human species, including Americans.
ADLAI STEVENSON
We travel together, passengers on a little spaceship, dependent on its vulnerable reserves of air an...
ADLAI STEVENSON
I believe that if we really want human brotherhood to spread and increase until it makes life...
ADLAI STEVENSON
I sometimes marvel at the extraordinary docility with which Americans submit to speeches.
ADLAI STEVENSON
I would rather be guilty of talking over a person's head than behind his back.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Power corrupts, but lack of power corrupts absolutely.
ADLAI STEVENSON
The Republicans stroke platitudes until they purr like epigrams.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Do you, Ambassador Zorin, deny that the USSR has placed and is placing medium - and intermediate - r...
ADLAI STEVENSON
It is an ancient political vehicle, held together by soft soap and hunger and with front-seat driver...
ADLAI STEVENSON
A funny thing happened to me on the way to the White House.
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The New Dealers have all left Washington to make way for the car dealers.
ADLAI STEVENSON
There is no evil in the atom; only in men's souls.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion but the tranquil and steady dedication of...
ADLAI STEVENSON
Accuracy is to a newspaper what virtue is to a lady, but a newspaper can always print a retraction.
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The human race has improved everything, but the human race.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Golf is a fine relief from the tensions of office, but we are a little tired of holding the bag.
ADLAI STEVENSON
On this shrunken globe, men can no longer live as strangers.
ADLAI STEVENSON
The relationship of the toastmaster to the speaker should be the same as that of the fan to the fan ...
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Some people approach every problem with an open mouth.
ADLAI STEVENSON
I asked him on whom or what he had based his oratorical style. Churchill replied, It was an American...
ADLAI STEVENSON
The sound of tireless voices is the price we pay for the right to hear the music of our own opinions...
ADLAI STEVENSON
What do I believe? As an American I believe in generosity, in liberty, in the rights of man. These a...
ADLAI STEVENSON
A hungry man is not a free man.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Your days are short here; this is the last of your springs. And now in the serenity and quiet of thi...
ADLAI STEVENSON
Law is not a profession at all, but rather a business service station and repair shop.
ADLAI STEVENSON
What a man knows at fifty that he did not know at twenty is for the most part incommunicable.
ADLAI STEVENSON
A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Understanding human needs is half the job of meeting them.
ADLAI STEVENSON
The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal -- that you can g...
ADLAI STEVENSON
We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Freedom is not an ideal, it is not even a protection, if it means nothing more than freedom to stagn...
ADLAI STEVENSON
We have confused the free with the free and easy.
ADLAI STEVENSON
It's hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse.
ADLAI STEVENSON
It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts!
ADLAI STEVENSON
We cannot be any stronger in our foreign policy for all the bombs and guns we may heap up in our ars...
ADLAI STEVENSON
With the supermarket as our temple and the singing commercial as our litany, are we likely to fire t...
ADLAI STEVENSON
Nixon is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump for a speech...
ADLAI STEVENSON
The Republicans have a me too candidate running on a yes but platform, advised by a has been staff.
ADLAI STEVENSON
It is always easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.
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I will make a bargain with the Republicans. If they will stop telling lies about Democrats, we will ...
ADLAI STEVENSON
We travel together, passengers on a little spaceship, dependent on it's vulnerable reserves of air a...
ADLAI STEVENSON
Laws are never as effective as habits.
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Flattery is all right if you don't inhale.
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ADLAI STEVENSON
All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions.
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A free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.
ADLAI STEVENSON
I'm not an old, experienced hand at politics. But I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the ...
ADLAI STEVENSON
In quiet places, reason abounds.
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I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance.
ADLAI STEVENSON
Change is inevitable. Change for the better is a full-time job.
ADLAI STEVENSON
When a nation is filled with strife, then do patriots flourish
ADLAI STEVENSON
I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will s...
ADLAI STEVENSON
What do I believe? As an American I believe in generosity, in liberty, in the rights of man. These a...
ADLAI STEVENSON