Quotations that match 'average'.

The electroencephalogram represents a continuous curve with continuous oscillations in which... one can distinguish larger first order waves with an average duration of 90 milliseconds and smaller second order waves of an average duration of 35 milliseconds. Hans Berger
[ Average Continuous Curve Distinguish Duration First Larger Order Oscillations Represents Second Smaller Waves Which]
There is a huge difference between journalism and advertising. Journalism aspires to truth. Advertising is regulated for truth. I'll put the accuracy of the average ad in this country up against the average news story any time. Jef I. Richards
[ Accuracy Ad Advertising Against Any Aspires Average Between Country Difference Huge Journalism News Put Regulated Story Time Truth Up]
Your average pop song or film is a very sophisticated item, with very sophisticated ways of listening and viewing that we have not really consciously developed over the years - because we were having such a good time. Paul Muldoon
[ Average Because Consciously Developed Film Good Having Item Listening Over Pop Really Song Sophisticated Such Time Very Viewing Ways Were Years Your]
Nevertheless, it is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man. H. L. Mencken
[ Ape Average Believe Descended Even Harder Man Nevertheless]
Today it has been estimated that the average 70 year old has four chronic conditions and consumes an average of 35 PBS scripts per year for those conditions. Julie Bishop
[ Average Been Chronic Conditions Consumes Estimated Four Old Pbs Per Scripts Those Today Year]
The average Nigerian person has come to reconcile himself with the fact that his or her social progress remain essentially in his or her hands in collaboration with other fellow Nigerians and not merely relying on what government alone could provide for him or her. Ibrahim Babangida
[ Alone Average Collaboration Come Could Essentially Fact Fellow Government Hands Her Him Himself His Merely Nigerian Nigerians Other Person Progress Provide Reconcile Relying Remain Social]
Climatologists are all agreed that we'd be lucky to see the end of this century without the world being a totally different place, and being 8 or 9 degrees hotter on average. James Lovelock
[ Agreed Average Being Century Degrees Different End Hotter Lucky Place See Totally Without World]
The average user doesn't give a damn what happens, as long as (1) it works and (2) it's fast. Daniel J. Bernstein
[ Average Damn Fast Give Happens Long User Works]
A mutual and satisfied sexual act is of great benefit to the average woman, the magnetism of it is health giving. When it is not desired on the part of the woman and she gives no response, it should not take place. Margaret Sanger
[ Act Average Benefit Desired Gives Giving Great Health Magnetism Mutual Part Place Response Satisfied Sexual She Should Take Woman]
In one century, we've added 28 years to our average life span - a change so rapid that our brains couldn't possibly have evolved to accommodate it. Martha Beck
[ Accommodate Added Average Brains Century Change Evolved Life Our Possibly Rapid Span Years]
Because of her interest and demands, I amplified an average baritone voice into one that is loud and clear. Johnny Olson
[ Amplified Average Baritone Because Clear Demands Her Interest Into Loud Voice]
I'm an average person. Jim Hodges
[ Average Person]
In reality, serial killers are of average intelligence. Pat Brown
[ Average Intelligence Killers Reality Serial]
Whatever the difference between brilliant and average brains, we are all creative. And through practice and study we can enhance our skills and talents. Jeff Hawkins
[ Average Between Brains Brilliant Creative Difference Enhance Our Practice Skills Study Talents Through Whatever]
I've learned that getting what you want gives you a pretty high batting average, and leaves you plenty to struggle for. Loretta Young
[ Average Batting Getting Gives High Learned Leaves Plenty Pretty Struggle Want]
Refuse to be average. Let your heart soar as high as it will. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Average Heart High Refuse Soar Will Your]
It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man. H. L. Mencken Funny
[ Ape Average Believe Descended Even Harder Man]
I feel like a fugitive from the law of averages. Bill Mauldin
[ Averages Feel Fugitive Law]
If we know what that set point is, we can predict fairly accurately when you will be in flow, and it will be when your challenges are higher than average and skills are higher than average. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
[ Accurately Average Challenges Fairly Flow Higher Know Point Predict Set Skills Than Will Your]
Every superior personality, and every superior performance, has, for the average of mankind, something mysterious. Georg Simmel
[ Average Every Mankind Mysterious Performance Personality Something Superior]
Americans are apt to be unduly interested in discovering what average opinion believes average opinion to be. John Maynard Keynes
[ Americans Apt Average Believes Discovering Interested Opinion Unduly]
Average Americans are going to win this, not me. And not just your organization, not just the providers of health care, but the American people are going to cause this to happen. But they have to keep sending those cards and letters. Charlie Norwood
[ American Americans Average Cards Care Cause Going Happen Health Just Keep Letters Organization Providers Sending Those Win Your]
The average husband enjoys the total effect of his home but is usually unable to contribute any of the details of work and organisation that make it enjoyable. Havelock Ellis
[ Any Average Contribute Details Effect Enjoyable Enjoys His Home Husband Make Organisation Total Unable Usually Work]
The average housewife goes to the restaurant to relax and enjoy the food. But when Eva walks in, she becomes the center of attention. Eva Gabor
[ Attention Average Becomes Center Enjoy Eva Food Goes Housewife Relax Restaurant She Walks]
I think it helps a lot when they tell people that Teri Hatcher likes you. If you're Teri Hatcher's boyfriend, suddenly you're hunky I guess. I've spent 40 years being average and now I'm Teri hatcher's boyfriend and here we are. I've been really fortunate. James Denton
[ Average Been Being Boyfriend Fortunate Guess Helps Here Likes Lot Now Really Spent Suddenly Tell Think Years]
You replace it by 23 percent tax, a frank, transparent tax embedded in the cost at retail, and everybody gets to takes their whole check home. And the average income earner gets a 50 percent increase in take-home pay. John Linder
[ Average Check Cost Embedded Everybody Frank Gets Home Income Increase Pay Percent Replace Retail Takes Tax Their Transparent Whole]
The first trip of the Pony Express was made in ten days - an average of two hundred miles a day. But we soon began stretching our riders and making better time. Buffalo Bill
[ Average Began Better Day Days Express First Hundred Made Making Miles Our Pony Riders Soon Stretching Ten Time Trip Two]
Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it will. Refuse to be average or to surrender to the chill of your spiritual environment. Arthur Helps
[ Average Chill Environment Feet Ground Heart High Keep Refuse Soar Spiritual Surrender Will Your]
Today, there are more Americans working than ever before in the history of our Nation, and the average wage of those workers is higher than it has ever been in the history of our Nation. Todd Tiahrt
[ Americans Average Been Before Ever Higher History More Nation Our Than Those Today Wage Workers Working]
They say the average person can't make a living in art... but if you tell me there's something I can't do, that's what I have to do. George Sutherland
[ Art Average Living Make Person Say Something Tell]
Public opinion, a vulgar, impertinent, anonymous tyrant who deliberately makes life unpleasant for anyone who is not content to the average person. William Ralph Inge
[ Anonymous Anyone Average Content Deliberately Impertinent Life Makes Opinion Person Public Tyrant Unpleasant Vulgar]
I grew up below the poverty line; I didn't have as much as other people did. I think it made me stronger as a person, it built my character. Now I have a 4.0 grade point average and I want to go to college, and just become a better person. Justin Bieber
[ Average Become Below Better Built Character College Did Go Grade Grew Just Line Made Much Now Other Person Point Poverty Stronger Think Up Want]
In some ways, people forget about average working people, and how they live their lives. Lee Scott
[ Average Forget How Live Lives Some Their Ways Working]
The whole point is, give me a break with the standards. You go to the average jazz label and suggest a record and they want to know which standards you're going to play. I'm saying let's break the formula. Branford Marsalis
[ Average Break Formula Give Go Going Jazz Know Label Play Point Record Saying Standards Suggest Want Which Whole]
We are losing each day an average 50 to 60 people throughout the country, if not more. If this is not civil war, then God knows what civil war is. Iyad Allawi
[ Average Civil Country Day Each God Knows Losing More Then Throughout War]
Under current law volunteers who are not working with an official nonprofit organization are not covered by the Volunteer Protection Act. Therefore, there are absolutely no legal protections for the average American who wishes to volunteer. Jon Porter
[ Absolutely Act American Average Covered Current Law Legal Nonprofit Official Organization Protection Protections Therefore Under Volunteer Volunteers Wishes Working]
Does there, I wonder, exist a being who has read all, or approximately all, that the person of average culture is supposed to have read, and that not to have read is a social sin? If such a being does exist, surely he is an old, a very old man. Arnold Bennett
[ Approximately Average Being Culture Does Exist Man Old Person Read Sin Social Such Supposed Surely Very Wonder]
On the average, five times as many people read the headline as read the body copy. When you have written your headline, you have spent eighty cents out of your dollar. David Ogilvy
[ Average Body Cents Copy Dollar Eighty Five Headline Many Out Read Spent Times Written Your]
A jury is composed of twelve men of average ignorance. Herbert Spencer
[ Average Composed Ignorance Jury Men Twelve]
The average man is not hard to mystify. Howard Thurston
[ Average Hard Man Mystify]
I made a decision not to work out because I'm lazy and also, the character is not a superhero. I didn't want him to be a buff guy with Jackie Chan moves because the point is he's smarter than your average Joe. Wentworth Miller
[ Also Average Because Buff Chan Character Decision Guy Him Jackie Joe Lazy Made Moves Out Point Smarter Superhero Than Want Work Your]
The average man, if he meddles with criticism at all, is a conservative critic. A. E. Housman
[ Average Conservative Critic Criticism Man]
If you factor in not just who's doing what at home, but how much more time working fathers are spending on work outside the home, on average they spend two hours more per day outside the home. James Levine
[ Average Day Doing Factor Fathers Home Hours How Just More Much Outside Per Spend Spending Time Two Work Working]
The average comedian is kind of an observer looking at everyday things that everyone could relate to and then trying to find the exaggeration in those things. Aries Spears
[ Average Comedian Could Everyday Everyone Exaggeration Find Kind Looking Observer Relate Then Things Those Trying]
Economists are coming to acknowledge that measures of national wealth and poverty in terms strictly of average income tell you little that is significant of the health or viability of a society. Rowan D. Williams
[ Acknowledge Average Coming Economists Health Income Little Measures National Poverty Significant Society Strictly Tell Terms Viability Wealth]
An average working day begins at 8 or 9 am, includes an hour for lunch, and ends at 5 or 6 pm. Peter Straub
[ Am Average Begins Day Ends Hour Includes Lunch Pm Working]
My state has the highest child poverty rate in all of New England, above the national average. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Above Average Child England Highest National New Poverty Rate State]
In 1982 when I showed up, the average age of the drivers in the series was something like 40, 41. The crowds were small. There was not much prize money. The competition wasn't very tight. Bobby Rahal
[ Age Average Competition Crowds Drivers Money Much Prize Series Showed Small Something Tight Up Very Were]
What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult. Sigmund Freud Intelligence
[ Adult Average Between Child Contrast Distressing Feeble Intelligence Mentality Radiant]
Right now I'm 185, which is really good for me yet very hard for me to maintain. My weight seems high for the average woman, but I've got big bones and I'm maintaining muscle. Lisa Leslie
[ Average Big Bones Good Got Hard High Maintain Maintaining Muscle Now Really Right Seems Very Weight Which Woman Yet]
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special. Stephen Hawking
[ Advanced Average Breed Just Makes Minor Monkeys Planet Something Special Star Understand Universe Us Very]
Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent. Sigmund Freud
[ Average Ego Every Extent Fact Greater His Lesser Normal Only Other Part Person Psychotic Some]
The average American is nothing if not patriotic. Herbert Croly Patriotism
[ American Average Nothing Patriotic]
I abhor averages. I like the individual case. A man may have six meals one day and none the next, making an average of three meals per day, but that is not a good way to live. Louis D. Brandeis
[ Abhor Average Averages Case Day Good Individual Live Making Man May Meals Next None Per Six Three Way]
As far as YU faculty and students are concerned, the love for Israel is very strong. Probably about three thousand of our graduates have settled in Israel. On average, every year 650 male and female students study in Israel for a minimum of one year. Norman Lamm
[ Average Concerned Every Faculty Far Female Graduates Israel Love Male Minimum Our Probably Settled Strong Students Study Thousand Three Very Year]
If a speculator is correct half of the time, he is hitting a good average. Even being right 3 or 4 times out of 10 should yield a person a fortune if he has the sense to cut his losses quickly on the ventures where he is wrong. Bernard Baruch
[ Average Being Correct Cut Even Fortune Good Half His Hitting Losses Out Person Quickly Right Sense Should Speculator Time Times Ventures Where Wrong Yield]
Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people. John D. Rockefeller
[ Average Consists Good How Management Showing Superior Work]
The average European does not seem to feel free until he succeeds in enslaving and oppressing others. Bernard Berenson
[ Average Does Enslaving European Feel Free Oppressing Others Seem Succeeds Until]
The susceptibility of the average modern to pictorial suggestion enables advertising to exploit his lessened power of judgment. Johan Huizinga
[ Advertising Average Enables Exploit His Judgment Lessened Modern Pictorial Power Suggestion Susceptibility]
Even crushed against his brother in the Tube the average Englishman pretends desperately that he is alone. Germaine Greer
[ Against Alone Average Brother Crushed Desperately Englishman Even His Pretends Tube]
Some days I'm lucky to squeeze out a page of copy that pleases me, but I get as many as six or seven pages on a very good day; the average is probably three pages. Dean Koontz
[ Average Copy Day Days Get Good Lucky Many Out Page Pages Pleases Probably Seven Six Some Squeeze Three Very]
Welcome to Lake Wobegon, where all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average. Garrison Keillor
[ Above Average Children Good-Looking Lake Men Strong Welcome Where Women]
The President also talked at length about how well the American economy is doing. Apparently, he got his information on this topic from his millionaire supporters. For the average working family, these are trying economic times. Jose Serrano
[ Also American Apparently Average Doing Economic Economy Family Got His How Information Length Millionaire President Supporters Talked These Times Topic Trying Well Working]
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn't have been worth the Nobel Prize. Richard P. Feynman
[ Average Been Could Explain Nobel Person Prize Worth]
I probably spend more time with my kids than the average stay-at-home mother. Kirstie Alley
[ Average Kids More Mother Probably Spend Stay-At-Home Than Time]
The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser - in case you thought optimism was dead. Robert Brault
[ Average Case Dead Eraser Inches Just Long Optimism Pencil Seven Thought]
Actually, I think the average voice is like 70 percent tone and 30 percent noise. My voice is 95 percent noise. Harvey Fierstein
[ Actually Average Noise Percent Think Tone Voice]
There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence. Henry B. Adams
[ Average Intelligence Such Thing Underestimate]
Unquestionably, there is progress. The average American now pays out twice as much in taxes as he formerly got in wages. H. L. Mencken
[ American Average Formerly Got Much Now Out Pays Progress Taxes Twice Unquestionably Wages]
Briefly speaking, our conclusion is that stochastic volatility does not make a huge difference as far as the pricing is concerned if you get the average volatility right. It makes a big difference as far as hedging is concerned. John Hull
[ Average Big Briefly Concerned Conclusion Difference Does Far Get Hedging Huge Make Makes Our Pricing Right Speaking Stochastic Volatility]
Being a star has made it possible for me to get insulted in places where the average Negro could never hope to go and get insulted. Sammy Davis, Jr.
[ Average Being Could Get Go Hope Insulted Made Negro Never Places Possible Star Where]
The professionals are going to be joined by the average Joe. Everybody's a publisher. Eric Brown
[ Average Everybody Going Joe Joined Professionals Publisher]
I never keep a scorecard or the batting averages. I hate statistics. What I got to know, I keep in my head. Dizzy Dean
[ Averages Batting Got Hate Head Keep Know Never Statistics]
Women of the working class, especially wage workers, should not have more than two children at most. The average working man can support no more and and the average working woman can take care of no more in decent fashion. Margaret Sanger
[ Average Care Children Class Decent Especially Fashion Man More Most Should Support Take Than Two Wage Woman Women Workers Working]
Startling, and alarming to many, is the conclusion that follows from these data that if all people were treated the same, most average race differences would not disappear. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Alarming Average Conclusion Data Differences Disappear Follows Many Most Race Same Startling These Treated Were Would]
Our members are very much maligned. Obviously the average age is 60 something, but they all have children and grandchildren, they understand what we need to do, they want to win. Francis Maude
[ Age Average Children Grandchildren Maligned Members Much Need Obviously Our Something Understand Very Want Win]
Well, the tough thing for them is that the Republican primary is pretty far over to the right, just as the Democratic primary is further over to the left than the average voter in each party. Charles Schumer
[ Average Democratic Each Far Further Just Left Over Party Pretty Primary Republican Right Than Them Thing Tough Voter Well]
Working mothers do an hour more per day than working fathers do and working mothers do on average an hour more per day with the kids than working fathers do. James Levine
[ Average Day Fathers Hour Kids More Mothers Per Than Working]
To the average mind popular music would mean compositions vulgarly conceived and commonplace in their treatment. That is absolutely false. John Philip Sousa
[ Absolutely Average Commonplace Compositions Conceived False Mean Mind Music Popular Their Treatment Would]
Then came a big strike. About 100 girls went out. The result was a victory, which netted us - I mean the girls - $2 increase in our wages on the average. Rose Schneiderman
[ Average Big Came Girls Increase Mean Our Out Result Strike Then Us Victory Wages Went Which]
Under the AHP approach, the average small business might be able to offer their employees one or two insurance plans, and that employee of the small business would have no idea whether their doctor was going to be a apart of one of those plans. Jim Cooper
[ Able Apart Approach Average Business Doctor Employee Employees Going Idea Insurance Might Offer Plans Small Their Those Two Under Whether Would]
For me the writing, when I'm going to direct it myself, is really just the first draft, and I don't change it very much; I only change it on average about two lines per movie. John Sayles
[ Average Change Direct Draft First Going Just Lines Movie Much Myself Only Per Really Two Very Writing]
I am only an average man but, by George, I work harder at it than the average man. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Am Average George Harder Man Only Than Work]
It was a perfectly average well- adjusted childhood, not a bit unlike that of millions of other individuals. DeForest Kelley
[ Adjusted Average Bit Childhood Individuals Millions Other Perfectly Unlike]
According to USA today, the average length of an attention span of a man in America is 23 minutes. Robert Fripp
[ According America Attention Average Length Man Minutes Span Today Usa]
There can be no doubt that the average man blames much more than he praises. His instinct is to blame. If he is satisfied he says nothing; if he is not, he most illogically kicks up a row. Golda Meir
[ Average Blame Blames Doubt His Instinct Kicks Man More Most Much Nothing Praises Row Satisfied Says Than Up]
What have we achieved since the end of the Second World War? We have allowed petty, bourgeois regimes in which everything is average, mediocre. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Achieved Allowed Average Bourgeois End Everything Mediocre Petty Regimes Second Since War Which World]
Wal-Mart hires average people but squeezes above average performance and results out of them. Michael Bergdahl
[ Above Average Hires Out Performance Results Squeezes Them Wal-Mart]
Over the last couple of years I have gotten an average of 2,000 letters a week from fans. Davy Jones
[ Average Couple Fans Gotten Last Letters Over Week Years]
The average gardener probably knows little about what is going on in his or her garden. Ken Thompson
[ Average Garden Gardener Going Her His Knows Little Probably]
The average trade of an individual is in the thousands of shares, whereas the institutional trade can be in the millions of shares. Clearly, the bigger the order, the bigger the move in the stock. Maria Bartiromo
[ Average Bigger Clearly Individual Institutional Millions Move Order Shares Stock Thousands Trade Whereas]
As I understand I took most so-called democratic states about 200 years on average to build their democracies. That is why, when we go to sleep under totalitarian rule and wake up in a democracy, it makes me laugh. Aleksandr Lebed
[ Average Build Democracies Democracy Democratic Go Laugh Makes Most Rule Sleep So-Called States Their Took Totalitarian Under Understand Up Wake Why Years]
I was meeting the ball better. The averages don't always tell the whole truth. George Sisler
[ Always Averages Ball Better Meeting Tell Truth Whole]
Almost all the fans I meet are pretty cool people. They're intelligent and tend to think about things a bit more than your average rock'n'roll fans: sensible people I wouldn't mind having a drink with. Peter Buck
[ Almost Average Bit Cool Drink Fans Having Intelligent Meet Mind More Pretty Rock Roll Sensible Tend Than Things Think Your]
People are what you make them. A scornful look turns into a complete fool a man of average intelligence. A contemptuous indifference turns into an enemy a woman who, well treated, might have been an angel. Andre Maurois
[ Angel Average Been Complete Contemptuous Enemy Fool Indifference Intelligence Into Look Make Man Might Scornful Them Treated Turns Well Woman]
The strongest results were in Florida and Texas. In just one year in a Texas charter school, an average student gained 7 percentile points in math and 8 percentile points in reading, while Florida charter schools improved student performance by 6 percentile points. Maggie Gallagher
[ Average Charter Florida Gained Improved Just Math Performance Points Reading Results School Schools Strongest Student Texas Were While Year]
On average, drug prisoners spend more time in federal prison than rapists, who often get out on early release because of the overcrowding in prison caused by the Drug War. Michael Badnarik
[ Average Because Caused Early Federal Get More Often Out Overcrowding Prison Prisoners Rapists Release Spend Than Time War]
What this loss means will be appreciated from the statement that one bushel of wheat contains sufficient energy to support the average working man for 15 days. David F. Houston
[ Appreciated Average Bushel Contains Days Energy Loss Man Means Statement Sufficient Support Wheat Will Working]
When interest rates are high you want the average direction in which interest rates are moving to be downward; when interest rates are low you want the average direction to be upward. John Hull
[ Average Direction Downward High Interest Low Moving Rates Upward Want Which]
I'm your average Joe guy. I don't really care for politicians. John Mellencamp
[ Average Care Guy Joe Politicians Really Your]
I was a good amateur but only an average professional. I soon realized that there was a limit to how far I could rise in the music business, so I left the band and enrolled at New York University. Alan Greenspan
[ Amateur Average Band Business Could Enrolled Far Good How Left Limit Music New Only Professional Realized Rise Soon University York]
Personally, I can't see why it would be any less romantic to find a husband in a nice four-color catalogue than in the average downtown bar at happy hour. Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Any Average Bar Catalogue Downtown Find Happy Hour Husband Less Nice Personally Romantic See Than Why Would]
The average man is a conformist, accepting miseries and disasters with the stoicism of a cow standing in the rain. Colin Wilson
[ Accepting Average Conformist Cow Disasters Man Miseries Rain Standing]
Because of their low earnings and family obligations, Latinas would not be putting much money into private investment accounts. An average Latina could wind up losing thousands of dollars under this proposal. Grace Napolitano
[ Accounts Average Because Could Dollars Earnings Family Into Investment Latina Latinas Losing Low Money Much Obligations Private Proposal Putting Their Thousands Under Up Wind Would]
Four years of football are calculated to breed in the average man more of the ingredients of success in life than almost any academic course he takes. Knute Rockne
[ Academic Almost Any Average Breed Calculated Course Football Four Ingredients Life Man More Success Takes Than Years]
The average bright young man who is drafted hates the whole business because an army always tries to eliminate the individual differences in men. Andy Rooney
[ Always Army Average Because Bright Business Differences Drafted Eliminate Hates Individual Man Men Tries Whole Young]
The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%. Andrew Carnegie
[ Ability Average Between Capacity Devote Energy Far Few Hat Head His Into More Off Only Person Put Puts Souls Stands Takes Than Their Those Work World]
The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnic background, is that we all believe we are above-average drivers. Dave Barry
[ Age Background Beings Believe Drivers Ethnic Gender Human Regardless Religion Thing Unites]
The average American's day planner has fewer holes in it than Ray Charles's dart board. Dennis Miller
[ American Average Board Charles Dart Day Fewer Holes Planner Ray Than]
Our bombs are smarter than the average high school student. At least they can find Kuwait. A. Whitney Brown
[ Average Bombs Find High Kuwait Least Our School Smarter Student Than]
The shelf life of the average trade book is somewhere between milk and yogurt. Calvin Trillin
[ Average Between Book Life Milk Shelf Somewhere Trade Yogurt]
I'm an average enough person to point to the things I've gotten to see that are awe-inspiring. Laurie Anderson
[ Average Awe-Inspiring Enough Gotten Person Point See Things]
The hardest struggle of all is to be something different from what the average man is. Robert H. Schuller
[ Average Different Hardest Man Something Struggle]
I write for a certain sphere of readers in the United States who on average watch seven and a half hours of multichannel television per day. Jerzy Kosinski
[ Average Certain Day Half Hours Per Readers Seven Sphere States Television United Watch Write]
Teaching is the only major occupation of man for which we have not yet developed tools that make an average person capable of competence and performance. In teaching we rely on the "naturals," the ones who somehow know how to teach. Peter Drucker
[ Average Capable Competence Developed How Know Major Make Man Occupation Ones Only Performance Person Rely Somehow Teach Teaching Tools Which Yet]
It takes a real storm in the average person's life to make him realize how much worrying he has done over the squalls. Bruce Barton
[ Average Done Him How Life Make Much Over Person Real Realize Storm Takes Worrying]
The average music-lover hears only the production under prevailing conditions. John Philip Sousa
[ Average Conditions Hears Only Prevailing Production Under]
I always felt good about myself. I was just an average person. I always felt I could do anything anyone else could. If an average person makes up their mind to do something, they can. Larry Holmes
[ Always Anyone Anything Average Could Else Felt Good Just Makes Mind Myself Person Something Their Up]
On average, global warming is not going to harm the developing world. Bjorn Lomborg
[ Average Developing Global Going Harm Warming World]
The upward course of a nation's history is due in the long run to the soundness of heart of its average men and women. Elizabeth II
[ Average Course Due Heart History Long Men Nation Run Soundness Upward Women]
There is no method by which an average citizen can effectively fight the White House in the media. Linda Tripp
[ Average Citizen Effectively Fight House Media Method Which White]
A novel must be exceptionally good to live as long as the average cat. Lord Chesterfield
[ Average Cat Exceptionally Good Live Long Must Novel]
A market where chief executive officers make 262 times that of the average worker and 821 times that of the minimum-wage worker is not a market that is working well. And it is surely not working well enough to build a solid middle class. Marcy Kaptur
[ Average Build Chief Class Enough Executive Make Market Middle Officers Solid Surely Times Well Where Worker Working]
Just to cover the increase in fuel costs over the past two years, American would have had to raise fares nearly $75 per round-trip ticket. During this time period, our average fare increased by only $15. Gerard Arpey
[ American Average Costs Cover During Fare Fares Fuel Had Increase Increased Just Nearly Only Our Over Past Per Period Raise Ticket Time Two Would Years]
On average, the Chinese, Koreans, and Japanese are more similar to each other and are different from Australians, Israelis and the Swedes, who in turn are similar to each other and are different from Nigerians, Kenyans, and Jamaicans. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Australians Average Chinese Different Each Israelis Japanese Koreans More Nigerians Other Similar Turn]
So many people comment that I'm much more mature than average. In this business, you can get taken advantage of if you're not aware and you're not tough. Amanda Bynes
[ Advantage Average Aware Business Comment Get Many Mature More Much Taken Than Tough]
Over the past few years special interests have had a larger and larger say over who gets what in America, and the voices of average citizens are being shut out. Marty Meehan
[ America Average Being Citizens Few Gets Had Interests Larger Out Over Past Say Shut Special Voices Years]
When you're average, you're just as close to the bottom as you are the top. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Average Bottom Close Just Top]
Each of the seventeen tribunals during a long period burned annually, on an average, ten miserable beings! John Foxe
[ Annually Average Beings Burned During Each Long Miserable Period Seventeen Ten]
I don't do drugs anymore... than, say, the average touring funk band. Bill Hicks
[ Anymore Average Band Funk Say Than Touring]
As far as dramas are concerned, it's considered passe for playwrights to turn out anything the average person can understand. Ethel Merman
[ Anything Average Concerned Considered Dramas Far Out Passe Person Playwrights Turn Understand]
Marriage is about the most expensive way for the average man to get laundry done. Burt Reynolds
[ Average Done Expensive Get Laundry Man Marriage Most Way]
Stations were built at intervals averaging fifteen miles apart. A rider's route covered three stations, with an exchange of horses at each, so that he was expected at the beginning to cover close to forty-five miles - a good ride when one must average fifteen miles an hour. Buffalo Bill
[ Apart Average Averaging Beginning Built Close Cover Covered Each Exchange Expected Fifteen Forty-Five Good Horses Hour Intervals Miles Must Ride Rider Route Stations Three Were]
The average person's ear weighs what you are, not what you were. Francis Quarles
[ Average Ear Person Weighs Were]
It is now common knowledge that the average American gains 7 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. Marilu Henner
[ American Average Between Common Day Gains Knowledge New Now Pounds Thanksgiving Year]
Balls should be good for at least six sets, and for more for the average player. But if the rallies are long, they do not last as long as this. There is a fuzz on the surface that wears off on the hard court. Helen Wills Moody
[ Average Balls Court Good Hard Last Least Long More Off Player Rallies Sets Should Six Surface Wears]
When the federal government spends more each year than it collects in tax revenues, it has three choices: It can raise taxes, print money, or borrow money. While these actions may benefit politicians, all three options are bad for average Americans. Ron Paul
[ Actions Americans Average Bad Benefit Borrow Choices Collects Each Federal Government May Money More Options Politicians Print Raise Revenues Spends Tax Taxes Than These Three While Year]
Look at the average American diet: ice cream, butter, cheese, whole milk, all this fat. People don't realize how much of this stuff you get by the end of the day. High blood pressure is from all this high-fat eating. Jack LaLanne
[ American Average Blood Butter Cheese Cream Day Diet Eating End Fat Get High How Ice Look Milk Much Pressure Realize Stuff Whole]
We should begin to remind people they are always after your money and if you are on something around average earnings you really don't have that spare capacity to pay for all these follies that Labour keep spending their money on. John Redwood
[ After Always Around Average Begin Capacity Earnings Follies Keep Labour Money Pay Really Remind Should Something Spare Spending Their These Your]
Universal peace sounds ridiculous to the head of an average family. Kin Hubbard
[ Average Family Head Peace Ridiculous Sounds Universal]
In my first season I took 76 wickets at an average of less than 5 runs. Harold Larwood
[ Average First Less Runs Season Than Took Wickets]
In New York alone, there was an average of more than 300 campus fires per year between 1997 and 2000, with roughly 160 of them annually in dormitories. Vito Fossella
[ Alone Annually Average Between Campus Fires More New Per Roughly Than Them Year York]
My grandmother and I saw an average of eight movies a week, double features, second run. Carol Burnett
[ Average Double Eight Features Grandmother Movies Run Saw Second Week]
I've always had a problem with the average macho man - they've always been a threat to me. Kurt Cobain
[ Always Average Been Had Macho Man Problem Threat]
Ain't no man can avoid being born average, but there ain't no man got to be common. Satchel Paige
[ Average Avoid Being Born Common Got Man]
The sanity of the average banquet speaker lasts about two and a half months; at the end of that time he begins to mutter to himself, and calls out in his sleep. James Thurber
[ Average Banquet Begins Calls End Half Himself His Lasts Months Out Sanity Sleep Speaker Time Two]
Nymphomaniac: a woman as obsessed with sex as an average man. Mignon McLaughlin
[ Average Man Obsessed Sex Woman]
I'm also looking for gems that the average reader might have missed. Terri Windling
[ Also Average Gems Looking Might Missed Reader]
The average man's judgment is so poor, he runs a risk every time he uses it. Edgar Watson Howe
[ Average Every Judgment Man Poor Risk Runs Time Uses]
Children laugh an average of three hundred or more times a day; adults laugh an average of five times a day, we have a lot of catching up to do. Heather King
[ Adults Average Catching Children Day Five Hundred Laugh Lot More Three Times Up]
Tall, sandy blonde, with sort of blue eyes, skinny in places, fat in others. An average gal. Uma Thurman
[ Average Blonde Blue Eyes Fat Gal Others Places Sandy Skinny Sort Tall]
As long as my sixth graders showed an average improvement of five years, the principal and district pretty much left me alone to create my own curriculum and teach whatever I wanted. Dan Simmons
[ Alone Average Create Curriculum District Five Graders Improvement Left Long Much Own Pretty Principal Showed Sixth Teach Wanted Whatever Years]
The average is that which no person quite ever is. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Average Ever Person Quite Which]
I've lived nearby since 1981 and probably have averaged one run a week there. That's more than 1000 repetitions, and I have yet to tire of this course. Joe Henderson
[ Course Lived More Nearby Probably Repetitions Run Since Than Tire Week Yet]
Good leadership consists of showing average people how to do the work of superior people. John D. Rockefeller
[ Average Consists Good How Leadership Showing Superior Work]
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter. Winston Churchill Government
[ Against Argument Average Best Conversation Democracy Five-Minute Voter]
The average tourist wants to go to places where there are no tourists. Sam Ewing
[ Average Go Places Tourist Tourists Wants Where]
A particularly fine head on a man usually means that he is stupid; particularly deep philosophers are usually shallow thinkers; in literature, talents not much above the average are usually regarded by their contemporaries as geniuses. Robert Musil
[ Above Average Contemporaries Deep Fine Geniuses Head Literature Man Means Much Particularly Philosophers Regarded Shallow Stupid Talents Their Thinkers Usually]
The average rap life is two or three albums. You're lucky to get to your second album in rap! Jay Z
[ Album Albums Average Get Life Lucky Rap Second Three Two Your]
I knew that because of who I am, and the situation I'm in, that I'd attract more critics than your average person, and that was a little intimidating, but I wanted to get out there and pay my dues. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Am Attract Average Because Critics Dues Get Intimidating Knew Little More Out Pay Person Situation Than Wanted Your]
Traveling is definitely something that your average 17-year-old doesn't get to do. One week we're in Japan, one week we're in Australia, one week we're back home going to football games. Solange Knowles
[ Australia Average Back Definitely Football Games Get Going Home Japan Something Traveling Week Your]
There must be such a thing as a child with average ability, but you can't find a parent who will admit that it is his child. Thomas Bailey Aldrich
[ Ability Admit Average Child Find His Must Parent Such Thing Will]
The average American worker has fifty interruptions a day, of which seventy percent have nothing to do with work. W. Edwards Deming
[ American Average Day Fifty Interruptions Nothing Percent Seventy Which Work Worker]
And also a lot of Muslims are no more religious then the average Swede. For them it's natural that human rights come first. Bjorn Ulvaeus
[ Also Average Come First Human Lot More Muslims Natural Religious Rights Them Then]
Now, we put out a lot of carbon dioxide every year, over 26 billion tons. For each American, it's about 20 tons. For people in poor countries, it's less than one ton. It's an average of about five tons for everyone on the planet. And, somehow, we have to make changes that will bring that down to zero. Bill Gates
[ American Average Billion Bring Carbon Changes Countries Dioxide Down Each Every Everyone Five Less Lot Make Now Out Over Planet Poor Put Somehow Than Ton Tons Will Year Zero]
Why would we want to keep a tax cut that's failed? Why would we not want to go back to the Clinton tax code? And why would we not want to help every family more with a health-care plan like mine? Let's help average people. Let's be Democrats. Dick Gephardt
[ Average Back Clinton Code Cut Democrats Every Failed Family Go Health-Care Help Keep Mine More Plan Tax Want Why Would]
The average Englishman has no idea of the dynamism in the music scene here. Kabir Bedi
[ Average Dynamism Englishman Here Idea Music Scene]
I'm an utterly average, total geek. Julia Roberts
[ Average Geek Total Utterly]
My idea at this time, which was slowly developing, was to create a comedie humaine with little people, average people - samples from every period in American life. Douglas Sirk
[ American Average Create Developing Every Idea Life Little Period Samples Slowly Time Which]
I had the benefit of experiencing a hundred times more than the average kid. I don't look back with regret at all. It was the best life ever. Corin Nemec
[ Average Back Benefit Best Ever Experiencing Had Hundred Kid Life Look More Regret Than Times]
Cutting taxes for very high income people an average of more than $100,000 a year for people that make more than a million dollars a year is not an effective way to get the economy going. Austan Goolsbee
[ Average Cutting Dollars Economy Effective Get Going High Income Make Million More Taxes Than Very Way Year]
Strike an average between what a woman thinks of her husband a month before she marries him and what she thinks of him a year afterward, and you will have the truth about him. H. L. Mencken Marriage
[ Afterward Average Before Between Her Him Husband Marries Month She Strike Thinks Truth Will Woman Year]
We care little about what the average citizen thinks. Tom Metzger
[ Average Care Citizen Little Thinks]
One survey that I saw that was published I think in Variety or Electronic Media within the last three weeks says that now the average hour of radio in the United States has 18 minutes of commercials. Robert McChesney
[ Average Commercials Electronic Hour Last Media Minutes Now Published Radio Saw Says States Survey Think Three United Variety Weeks Within]
In today's knowledge-based economy, what you earn depends on what you learn. Jobs in the information technology sector, for example, pay 85 percent more than the private sector average. William J. Clinton
[ Average Depends Earn Economy Example Information Jobs Learn More Pay Percent Private Sector Technology Than Today]
The higher the general average of intelligence, all things else being equal, the less the disposition to be meddlesome, critical, and overbearing. Paul Harris
[ Average Being Critical Disposition Else Equal General Higher Intelligence Less Things]
If you consider that a typical Central American consumer earns only a small fraction of an average American worker's wages, it becomes clear that CAFTA's true goal is not to the increase U.S. exports. Stephen F. Lynch
[ American Average Becomes Cafta Central Clear Consider Consumer Earns Exports Fraction Goal Increase Only Small True Typical Wages Worker]
I believe that the average guy in the street will give up a great deal, if he really understands the cost of not giving it up. In fact, we may find that, while we're drastically cutting our energy consumption, we're actually raising our standard of living. David R. Brower
[ Actually Average Believe Consumption Cost Cutting Deal Drastically Energy Fact Find Give Giving Great Guy Living May Our Raising Really Standard Street Understands Up While Will]
The average man is more interested in a woman who is interested in him than he is in a woman with beautiful legs. Marlene Dietrich
[ Average Beautiful Him Interested Legs Man More Than Woman]
Our tree is actually a tree of the short-term interest rate. The average direction in which the short-term interest rate moves depends on the level of the rate. When the rate is very high, that direction is downward; when the rate is very low, it is upward. John Hull
[ Actually Average Depends Direction Downward High Interest Level Low Moves Our Rate Short-Term Tree Upward Very Which]
The average man has a carefully cultivated ignorance about household matters - from what to do with the crumbs to the grocer's telephone number - a sort of cheerful inefficiency which protects him. Crystal Eastman
[ Average Carefully Cheerful Crumbs Cultivated Grocer Him Household Ignorance Inefficiency Man Matters Number Protects Sort Telephone Which]
Our growing, robust economy is able to provide the average American citizen access to the best social program there is - a steady job. J. D. Hayworth
[ Able Access American Average Best Citizen Economy Growing Job Our Program Provide Robust Social Steady]
Civilization is so hard on the body that some have called it a disease, despite the arts that keep puny bodies alive to a greater average age, and our greater protection from contagious and germ diseases. G. Stanley Hall
[ Age Alive Arts Average Bodies Body Called Civilization Contagious Despite Disease Diseases Germ Greater Hard Keep Our Protection Puny Some]
The book grew out of the introduction I did for Brady's Gates of Janus. I knew that the writing in that introduction had a better than average chance of being read by people involved in Brady's life - parents of victims, police, Brady himself. Peter Sotos
[ Average Being Better Book Brady Chance Did Gates Grew Had Himself Introduction Involved Knew Life Out Parents Police Read Than Victims Writing]
Do a little bit more than average and from that point on our progress multiplies itself out of all proportion to the effort put in. Paul J. Meyer
[ Average Bit Effort Itself Little More Multiplies Our Out Point Progress Proportion Put Than]
And it's difficult for the average American to understand why something like that could be so important and why a little small place like Taiwan would be so important to the PRC. Fred Thompson
[ American Average Could Difficult Important Little Place Prc Small Something Taiwan Understand Why Would]
I learned that kids in show business are so different from regular, average students. They would gather behind you and help you to succeed in any way possible. Wally George
[ Any Average Behind Business Different Gather Help Kids Learned Possible Regular Show Students Succeed Way Would]
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma. Elijah Cummings
[ Acknowledged Average Bachelor Bureau Census Degree Diploma Earn Fact High Lifetime Million More Only Over Reported School Than Their Those]
When the START 2 treaty has been implemented - and remember it has not yet been ratified - we will be left with some 15,000 nuclear warheads, active and in reserve. Fifteen thousand weapons with an average yield of 20 Hiroshima bombs. Joseph Rotblat
[ Active Average Been Bombs Fifteen Hiroshima Implemented Left Nuclear Ratified Remember Reserve Some Start Thousand Treaty Warheads Weapons Will Yet Yield]
They flooded liquidity in the marketplace but the mortgage rate is based much more on expectations of inflation. So if the average investor believes that there is inflation coming, they'll move that rate up. Franklin Raines
[ Average Based Believes Coming Expectations Flooded Inflation Investor Marketplace More Mortgage Move Much Rate Up]
There are people who tell you to shut up because you're just a celebrity, but pundits, talking heads, they're every bit the celebrity and a lot of them aren't any more qualified than the average man on the street. Kevin Bacon
[ Any Average Because Bit Celebrity Every Heads Just Lot Man More Pundits Qualified Shut Street Talking Tell Than Them Up]
Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune. Carl Jung
[ Average Below Conscience Deceiving Deep Down Ever Ourselves Out Pride Says Small Something Still Surface Through Tune Us Voice]
By working hard we could make an average of about $5 a week. We would have made more but had to provide our own machines, which cost us $45, we paying for them on the installment plan. We paid $5 down and $1 a month after that. Rose Schneiderman
[ After Average Cost Could Down Had Hard Installment Machines Made Make Month More Our Own Paid Paying Plan Provide Them Us Week Which Working Would]
Though race-related issues continue to occupy a significant portion of our political discussion, and though there remain many unresolved racial issues in this nation, we, average Americans, simply do not talk enough with each other about things racial. Eric Holder
[ Americans Average Continue Discussion Each Enough Issues Many Nation Occupy Other Our Political Portion Racial Remain Significant Simply Talk Things Though Unresolved]
Every time the guys were knocked out by my guitar playing and the girls were knocked out by the type of songs I did. That set us apart from the average blues band. George Thorogood
[ Apart Average Band Blues Did Every Girls Guitar Guys Knocked Out Playing Set Songs Time Type Us Were]
Sadly, this is the same old Republican story of Robin Hood in reverse - tax cuts for the rich while programs for average and low income Americans suffer. Jose Serrano
[ Americans Average Cuts Hood Income Low Old Programs Republican Reverse Rich Robin Sadly Same Story Suffer Tax While]
The average life spans of many bands are not that long, up to five years if they are lucky. Mike McCready
[ Average Bands Five Life Long Lucky Many Spans Up Years]
Books in a large university library system: 2,000,000. Books in an average large city library: 10,000. Average number of books in a chain bookstore: 30,000. Books in an average neighborhood branch library: 20,000. Anthony Burgess
[ Average Books Bookstore Branch Chain City Large Library Neighborhood Number System University]
The average session takes about one to two hours. It's totally amazing because when a person breathes, they go through one stage of relaxation after another, and every stage releases tension. Leonard Orr
[ After Amazing Another Average Because Breathes Every Go Hours Person Relaxation Releases Session Stage Takes Tension Through Totally Two]
I am regularly asked what the average Internet user can do to ensure his security. My first answer is usually 'Nothing; you're screwed'. Bruce Scheneier Computers
[ Am Answer Asked Average Ensure First His Internet Nothing Regularly Screwed Security User Usually]
I've never professed to be anything but an average student. Dan Quayle
[ Anything Average Never Professed Student]
Under the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star Program, homes are independently verified to be measurably more energy efficient than average houses. Melissa Bean Environmental
[ Agency Average Efficient Energy Environmental Homes Houses Independently More Program Protection Star Than Under Verified]
Average real wages in Mexican manufacturing are lower than they were 10 years ago, if you can believe that. Stephen F. Lynch
[ Ago Average Believe Lower Manufacturing Mexican Real Than Wages Were Years]
The problem is that for women, the average time is just over 14 minutes... men are left with about 12 minutes during which time they need to think of something to do! Phil McGraw
[ Average During Just Left Men Minutes Need Over Problem Something Think Time Which Women]
If you know what you are going to write when you're writing a poem, it's going to be average. Derek Walcott
[ Average Going Know Poem Write Writing]
The average voter has to hear a point seven times before it registers. Paul Weyrich
[ Average Before Hear Point Registers Seven Times Voter]
It is the rank and file - the average woman - for whom the world has opened up so astonishingly. Mary A. Ward
[ Astonishingly Average File Opened Rank Up Whom Woman World]
The 55% of American households that make less than $40,000 will get a tax break of only $7 while the households that make more than $1 million will receive an average tax break of $32,000. Marty Meehan
[ American Average Break Get Households Less Make Million More Only Receive Tax Than While Will]
In addition, California spends nearly $1 billion a year in Medi-Cal services for an average of 780,000 illegal immigrants a month, over and above emergency health services. Elton Gallegly
[ Above Addition Average Billion California Emergency Health Illegal Immigrants Month Nearly Over Services Spends Year]
In how many lives does love really play a dominant part? The average taxpayer is no more capable of a 'grand passion' than of a grand opera. Israel Zangwill
[ Average Capable Does Dominant Grand How Lives Love Many More Opera Part Passion Play Really Taxpayer Than]
Ending up-front fees should make it far easier for all students to go to university as they will no longer have to pay up to /1,125 out of their loans at the start of each year. Student loans will also rise to meet average living costs. Anne Campbell
[ Also Average Costs Each Easier Ending Far Fees Go Living Loans Longer Make Meet Out Pay Rise Should Start Student Students Their University Up Will Year]
The average person is gregarious; there is something in the spirit of the crowd that adds to the enjoyment of entertainment. Ivor Novello
[ Adds Average Crowd Enjoyment Entertainment Gregarious Person Something Spirit]
I personally think that we can win the World Cup. We are improving with every game. With such a young average age in the squad we can only carry on improving. Ruud van Nistelrooy
[ Age Average Carry Cup Every Game Improving Only Personally Squad Such Think Win World Young]
So that's why I said, if you look at the average, you would see the money New York got this year was in line with the average across the prior three years and substantially more, by a country mile, than the money given to any other city. Michael Chertoff
[ Across Any Average City Country Given Got Line Look Mile Money More New Other Prior Said See Substantially Than Three Why Would Year Years York]
In a high school, the norms act to hold down the achievements of those who are above average, so that the school's demands will be at a level easily maintained by the majority. James S. Coleman
[ Above Achievements Act Average Demands Down Easily High Hold Level Maintained Majority Norms School Those Will]
On average, Australians watch more than three hours of television a day, compared with 12 minutes a day spent by the average couple talking to each other. Hugh Mackay
[ Australians Average Compared Couple Day Each Hours Minutes More Other Spent Talking Television Than Three Watch]
Great people talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about wine. Fran Lebowitz
[ Average Great Ideas Small Talk Things Wine]
The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend. Katharine Hepburn
[ Admired Ambition American Average Boyfriend Courted Englishman Film French Hollywood Italian Married Star]
The death tax punishes the American dream - making it virtually impossible for the average American family to build wealth across generations. Kit Bond
[ Across American Average Build Death Dream Family Generations Impossible Making Punishes Tax Virtually Wealth]
I don't know, I like to go on really different types of dates. Going someplace new or some new part of the city, something that's not your average thing. Something where you just go have an adventure together. Rachel McAdams
[ Adventure Average City Dates Different Go Going Just Know New Part Really Some Someplace Something Thing Together Types Where Your]
The healthiest competition occurs when average people win by putting above average effort. Colin Powell
[ Above Average Competition Effort Healthiest Occurs Putting Win]
Both politicians and journalists face situations which strain their honesty and humanity. My opinion is that politicians on the average stand up somewhat better than journalists. John McCarthy
[ Average Better Both Face Honesty Humanity Journalists Opinion Politicians Situations Somewhat Stand Strain Than Their Up Which]
I was stranded in Disco. I went to dozens of darkened places with enough flashing lights to drive the average person mad. I felt lost in the pulse of sheer panic. Martha Reeves
[ Average Darkened Disco Dozens Drive Enough Felt Flashing Lights Lost Mad Panic Person Places Pulse Sheer Stranded Went]
Mutual fund managers are trapped in this rather deadly vicious circle: the more successful they are, the more money flows into their mutual fund. Then, it is more difficult for them to beat the market averages or even to match their own past performance. Ron Chernow
[ Averages Beat Circle Deadly Difficult Even Flows Fund Into Managers Market Match Money More Mutual Own Past Performance Rather Successful Their Them Then Trapped Vicious]
Well, our economy is very strong and growing. We have created 5.4 million new jobs in the last 3 years. Our unemployment rate is better than the average unemployment rate of the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. Ric Keller
[ Average Better Created Economy Growing Jobs Last Million New Our Rate Strong Than Unemployment Very Well Years]
Tourism is a top priority activity for federal government, which is why it invests an average of over 2,500 million dollars a year in infrastructure works and integral projects that promote Mexico's culture and natural attractions. Vincente Fox
[ Activity Attractions Average Culture Dollars Federal Government Infrastructure Integral Invests Mexico Million Natural Over Priority Projects Promote Top Tourism Which Why Works Year]
It will always be the same possibilities, in sum or on the average, that go on repeating themselves until a man comes along who does not value the actuality above idea. It is he who first gives the new possibilities their meaning, their direction, and he awakens them. Robert Musil
[ Above Actuality Along Always Average Awakens Comes Direction Does First Gives Go Idea Man Meaning New Possibilities Repeating Same Sum Their Them Themselves Until Value Will]
The average dog is a nicer person than the average person. Andy Rooney Pet
[ Average Dog Nicer Person Than]
No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen to manage it. It must be organized in such a way as to be able to get along under a leadership composed of average human beings. Peter Drucker
[ Able Along Average Beings Composed Geniuses Get Human Institution Leadership Manage Must Needs Organized Possibly Such Survive Under Way]
The average estimate themselves by what they do, the above average by what they are. Charles Edwards
[ Above Average Estimate Themselves]
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Average Brute Experience Instinct Instructed Minds Necessity Reason Stupid Wise]
I've always said when I broke in I was an average player. I had an average arm, average speed and definitely an average bat. I am still average in all of those. Brooks Robinson
[ Always Am Arm Average Bat Broke Definitely Had Player Said Speed Still Those]
I, uh, don't think I'm, y'know, so different than your average, y'know, average. Jeff Goldblum
[ Average Different Know Than Think Uh Your]
A fairly bright boy is far more intelligent and far better company than the average adult. John B. S. Haldane Teen
[ Adult Average Better Boy Bright Company Fairly Far Intelligent More Than]
It's inevitable now, because everyone is a superstar, even if they're just an average player, and maybe that was part of the process set in motion when I signed that contract in 1994. Robbie Fowler
[ Average Because Contract Even Everyone Inevitable Just Maybe Motion Now Part Player Process Set Signed Superstar]
How do you win? By getting average players to play good and good players to play great. That's how you win. Bum Phillips
[ Average Getting Good Great How Play Players Win]
I average 25 with three guys on me and they are just looking at stats I guess. Shaquille O'Neal
[ Average Guess Guys Just Looking Stats Three]
The United Nations' greatest fear is that average Americans will no longer tolerate these international scandals and demand that America withdraw from the international organization. Ginny B. Waite
[ America Americans Average Demand Fear Greatest International Longer Nations Organization Scandals These Tolerate United Will Withdraw]
For the first time ever, overweight people outnumber average people in America. Doesn't that make overweight the average then? Last month you were fat, now you're average - hey, let's get a pizza! Jay Leno
[ America Average Ever Fat First Get Hey Last Make Month Now Outnumber Overweight Pizza Then Time Were]
In 1900 Americans on average lived for only 49 years and most working people died still on the job. William Greider
[ Americans Average Died Job Lived Most Only Still Working Years]
My mother was there every day of the production. You know what? My mother and I are so close, she really understands the fact that I am 18 and I am maturing. I guess I am not your average 18 year-old. Michelle Trachtenberg
[ Am Average Close Day Every Fact Guess Know Maturing Mother Production Really She Understands Year-Old Year-Old Your]
I have never retired - I have averaged 40 working weeks a year since 1933. Sally Rand
[ Never Retired Since Weeks Working Year]
Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of a car is separate from the way the car is driven. Edward de Bono
[ Average Car Driven Highly Intelligence Intelligent Many Poor Power Separate Skilled Thinkers Way]
The average, healthy, well-adjusted adult gets up at seven-thirty in the morning feeling just plain terrible. Jean Kerr Health
[ Adult Average Feeling Gets Healthy Just Morning Plain Terrible Up Well-Adjusted]
The Queen is usually reckoned equal, in average situations, to two Rooks and a Pawn, but towards the end of a game she is hardly so valuable as two Rooks. Howard Staunton
[ Average End Equal Game Hardly Pawn Queen Reckoned She Situations Towards Two Usually Valuable]
For almost anyone who chooses to be a writer, since so very few writers are able to learn a living from their work that is equivalent to the living earned by the average dentist or accountant. Russell Banks
[ Able Accountant Almost Anyone Average Chooses Dentist Earned Equivalent Few Learn Living Since Their Very Work Writer Writers]
The average man does not know what to do with this life, yet wants another one which will last forever. Anatole France
[ Another Average Does Forever Know Last Life Man Wants Which Will Yet]
He was the average guy. Maurice, I think, reflected every man. Barry Gibb
[ Average Every Guy Man Maurice Reflected Think]
If you are only doing what you are getting paid for, and doing it no better than the average employee, then your pay is most likely right where it should be. Bo Bennett
[ Average Better Doing Employee Getting Likely Most Only Paid Pay Right Should Than Then Where Your]
I think the average citizen is going to see no less than a $1,500 or more increase in what it's going to cost for basic living next year,... Taking sales tax off food isn't going to take care of all of that, but I think it's a way that we can help. Ann Robinson
[ Average Basic Care Citizen Cost Food Going Help Increase Less Living More Next Off Sales See Take Taking Tax Than Think Way Year]
Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand. Robert G. Allen
[ Acquire Attention Average Crazy Dream Greedy Lucky Man Opinions Pay Simply Succeed Sway Thinks Understand Wealth]
A jury is a group of twelve people of average ignorance. Herbert Spencer
[ Average Group Ignorance Jury Twelve]
The real truth is that the Obama administration is professional at bullying, as we have witnessed with ACORN at work during the presidential campaign. It seems to me they are sending down their bullies to create fist fights among average American citizens who don't want a government-run health care plan forced upon them. Jon Voight
[ Acorn Administration American Among Average Bullies Bullying Campaign Care Citizens Create Down During Fights Fist Forced Health Obama Obama Plan Presidential Professional Real Seems Sending Their Them Truth Upon Want Witness]
No matter how long he lives, no man ever becomes as wise as the average woman of forty-eight. H. L. Mencken
[ Average Becomes Ever How Lives Long Man Matter Wise Woman]
The average adult laughs 15 times a day; the average child, more than 400 times. Martha Beck
[ Adult Average Child Day Laughs More Than Times]
The presentations and conceptions of the average man of the world are formed and dominated, not by the full and pure desire for knowledge as an end in itself, but by the struggle to adapt himself favourably to the conditions of life. Ernst Mach
[ Adapt Average Conceptions Conditions Desire Dominated End Favourably Formed Full Himself Itself Knowledge Life Man Pure Struggle World]
The fact is that surveys which media people openly admit to show that fewer than twelve percent of their customers believe they're doing a good job, while the average profit margin in television is in the neighborhood of eighty percent. L. Neil Smith
[ Admit Average Believe Customers Doing Eighty Fact Fewer Good Job Margin Media Neighborhood Openly Percent Profit Show Surveys Television Than Their Twelve Which While]
Every three days on average, I am alone on stage, facing the public. Placido Domingo
[ Alone Am Average Days Every Facing Public Stage Three]
America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week. Evan Esar Work
[ America Athlete Average Believes Earns Education Money More Professional Professor Than Week Whole Year]
I'm trying to let winning the world championships settle in right now before I begin training again shortly. During the skating season, we skate on average 20 kilometres a day. On top of that, we're riding a lot and lifting a lot of weights. Clara Hughes
[ Again Average Before Begin Championships Day During Lifting Lot Now Riding Right Season Settle Shortly Skate Skating Top Training Trying Weights Winning World]
Chief executives, who themselves own few shares of their companies, have no more feeling for the average stockholder than they do for baboons in Africa. T. Boone Pickens
[ Africa Average Chief Companies Executives Feeling Few More Own Shares Than Their Themselves]
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Average Discuss Events Great Ideas Minds Small]
It crossed our minds early on that the more an audience cared - we were working before, on average, 240, live people. If you could get them caring - the more they cared, the harder they laughed. Norman Lear
[ Audience Average Before Cared Caring Could Crossed Early Get Harder Laughed Live Minds More Our Them Were Working]
I just want to be treated like an average guy. John Fahey
[ Average Guy Just Treated Want]
I performed adequately at school, but in comparison to my older brother, who set the record for the highest cumulative average for our high school, my performance was decidedly mediocre. Steven Chu
[ Adequately Average Brother Comparison Cumulative Decidedly High Highest Mediocre Older Our Performance Performed Record School Set]
People have tremendous power, more than the average person understands, and certainly more than even I understood before I came to Congress. When any of my constituents writes me a letter, I promise you, we're listening. Charlie Norwood
[ Any Average Before Came Certainly Congress Constituents Even Letter Listening More Person Power Promise Than Tremendous Understands Understood Writes]
I'm intimidated by the fear of being average. Taylor Swift
[ Average Being Fear Intimidated]
I think the average person thinks I'm a nut and I deserve whatever happens to me. Mike Tyson
[ Average Deserve Happens Nut Person Think Thinks Whatever]
A $1.7 billion average increase in electricity costs is estimated to result in a $1.3 billion decrease in personal income and a loss of 13,000 more jobs in the region. Greg Walden
[ Average Billion Costs Decrease Electricity Estimated Income Increase Jobs Loss More Personal Region Result]
Some of the money going to the rookies can now be spent on people who have proved their worth. After all, the average playing life of a pro football player is about eight years and it is only fitting that the veterans get something for their efforts. Bob Lilly
[ After Average Efforts Eight Fitting Football Get Going Life Money Now Only Player Playing Pro Proved Rookies Some Something Spent Their Veterans Worth Years]