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«Here is the basic rule for winning success. Let's mark it in the mind and remember it. The rule is: Success depends on the support of other people. The only hurdle between you and what you want to be in is the support of other people.»
«It is practically impossible to teach good programming to students that have had a prior exposure to BASIC: as potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope of regeneration.»
Author: Edsger Dijkstra
«Four basic premises of writing: clarity, brevity, simplicity, and humanity.»
«If one benefits tangibly from the exploitation of others who are weak, is one morally implicated in their predicament? Or are basic rights of human existence confined to the civilized societies that are wealthy enough to afford them? Our values are defined by what we will tolerate when it is done to others.»
Author: William Greider
, human existence
«Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.»
«Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.»
«America is a Nation with a mission - and that mission comes from our most basic beliefs. We have no desire to dominate, no ambitions of empire. Our aim is a democratic peace - a peace founded upon the dignity and rights of every man and woman.»
«I've always liked reptiles. I used to see the universe as a mammoth snake, and I used to see all the people and objects, landscapes, as little pictures in the facets of their scales. I think peristaltic motion is the basic life movement. Swallowing,»
Author: Jim Morrison
, Motion pictures
, The Motion Picture
«All religions teach one basic discipline - the removal from the mind of the blemish of egoism, of running after little joys.»
Author: Sri Sathya Sai Baba
«Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.»