Quotations that match 'excess'.

When you have energy companies like Shell and British Petroleum, both of which are perhaps represented in this room, saying there is a problem with excess carbon dioxide emission, I think we ought to listen. James Baker
[ Both British Carbon Companies Dioxide Emission Energy Excess Listen Ought Perhaps Petroleum Problem Represented Room Saying Shell Think Which]
And it was back in the mid-1980s, and as I point out in a piece, that was when we are spending about eight percent of our gross domestic product on health care. And even then, we had the impression that so much of the excessive, aggressive medical treatment that took place at the end of life was not only unnecessary but it was cruel. Richard Dooling
[ Aggressive Back Care Cruel Domestic Eight End Even Excessive Gross Had Health Impression Life Medical Much Only Our Out Percent Piece Place Point Product Spending Then Took Treatment Unnecessary]
In every aspect of life, including the economic dimension, we are always challenged to do the right thing. In many cases in the market system, which allows a great deal of latitude for human choice, people can get carried away to excess. Lee R. Raymond
[ Allows Always Aspect Away Carried Cases Challenged Choice Deal Dimension Economic Every Excess Get Great Human Including Latitude Life Many Market Right System Thing Which]
The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge caused men to fall. Francis Bacon
[ Angels Caused Desire Excessive Fall Knowledge Men Power]
Sensitiveness is closely allied to egotism; and excessive sensibility is only another name for morbid self-consciousness. The cure for tender sensibilities is to make more of our objects and less of our selves. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Allied Another Closely Cure Egotism Excessive Less Make Morbid More Name Objects Only Our Self-Consciousness Selves Sensibilities Sensibility Sensitiveness Tender]
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Excess Go Guide Moderation Never Your]
I regret and suffer those losses, but it's God's will. He will pardon me if I committed excesses, but I don't think I did. Augusto Pinochet
[ Committed Did Excesses God Losses Pardon Regret Suffer Think Those Will]
No one will deny that the excessive use of alcohol and alcoholic beverages would do more than any other single factor to make impossible a total war effort. William Lyon Mackenzie King
[ Alcohol Alcoholic Any Beverages Deny Effort Excessive Factor Impossible Make More Other Single Than Total Use War Will Would]
It is the nature of the artist to mind excessively what is said about him. Literature is strewn with the wreckage of men who have minded beyond reason the opinions of others. Virginia Woolf
[ Artist Beyond Excessively Him Literature Men Mind Minded Nature Opinions Others Reason Said Strewn Wreckage]
The faults of husbands are often caused by the excess virtues of their wives. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
[ Caused Excess Faults Husbands Often Their Virtues Wives]
To try to write love is to confront the muck of language: that region of hysteria where language is both too much and too little, excessive and impoverished. Roland Barthes
[ Both Confront Excessive Hysteria Impoverished Language Little Love Much Muck Region Too Try Where Write]
We pay when old for the excesses of youth. J. B. Priestley Age
[ Excesses Old Pay Youth]
This desire for equity must not lead to an excess of welfare, where nobody is responsible for anything. Jacques Delors
[ Anything Desire Equity Excess Lead Must Nobody Responsible Welfare Where]
The professional study of economics has become ideological brainwashing. It is a defense of the excesses of the capitalist system. David Korten
[ Become Brainwashing Capitalist Defense Economics Excesses Ideological Professional Study System]
Our errors are surely not such awfully solemn things. In a world where we are so certain to incur them in spite of all our caution, a certain lightness of heart seems healthier than this excessive nervousness on their behalf. William James
[ Awfully Behalf Caution Certain Errors Excessive Healthier Heart Incur Lightness Nervousness Our Seems Solemn Spite Such Surely Than Their Them Things Where World]
Whereas money is a means to an end for a filmmaker, to the corporate mind money is the end. Right now, I think independent film is very confused, because there's excess pressure in the marketplace for entertainment to pay off. Robert Redford
[ Because Confused Corporate End Entertainment Excess Film Filmmaker Independent Marketplace Means Mind Money Now Off Pay Pressure Right Think Very Whereas]
Most of the time common stocks are subject to irrational and excessive price fluctuations in both directions as the consequence of the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or gamble... to give way to hope, fear and greed. Benjamin Graham
[ Both Common Consequence Directions Excessive Fear Fluctuations Gamble Give Greed Hope Ingrained Irrational Most Price Speculate Stocks Subject Tendency Time Way]
All pain is per se and especially in excess, destructive and ultimately fatal in its nature and effects. James Young Simpson
[ Destructive Effects Especially Excess Fatal Nature Pain Per Se Ultimately]
Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities, calms men; in larger, heats and irritates them, and is attended by fatal consequences in excess. Walter Savage Landor
[ Attended Calms Consequences Excess Fatal Heats Irritates Juice Larger Men Poppy Quantities Small Them Truth]
It is very sad for a man to make himself servant to a single thing; his manhood all taken out of him by the hydraulic pressure of excessive business. Theodore Parker
[ Business Excessive Him Himself His Make Man Manhood Out Pressure Sad Servant Single Taken Thing Very]
It is the sign of a great mind to dislike greatness, and to prefer things in measure to things in excess. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Dislike Excess Great Greatness Measure Mind Prefer Sign Things]
We'd dub the one that came off best into the final transcription. It gave us a chance to ad lib as much as we wanted, knowing that excess ad libbing could be sliced from the final product. Bing Crosby
[ Ad Best Came Chance Could Dub Excess Final Gave Into Knowing Lib Much Off Product Sliced Us Wanted]
When thought becomes excessively painful, action is the finest remedy. Salman Rushdie
[ Action Becomes Excessively Finest Painful Remedy Thought]
Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage. Plutarch
[ Between Courage Cowardice Excess Halfway Lack Other Rashness Stands Which]
I'm sorry if the following sounds combative and excessively personal, but that's my general style. Ian Jackson
[ Combative Excessively Following General Personal Sorry Sounds Style]
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence. George Eliot
[ Conviction Excessive Literary Offence Production Social]
It's not the drinking to be blamed, but the excess. John Selden
[ Blamed Drinking Excess]
Ours is an excessively conscious age. We know so much, we feel so little. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Age Conscious Excessively Feel Know Little Much Ours]
Evil has no substance of its own, but is only the defect, excess, perversion, or corruption of that which has substance. John Henry Newman
[ Corruption Defect Evil Excess Only Own Perversion Substance Which]
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand. Josh Billings
[ Always Been Demand Excess Scarce Supply Truth]
If the United States is to protect itself from the economic and the political threats created by this excessive dependence, we must reduce our reliance on foreign energy sources and on foreign oil as quickly and as efficiently as possible. John Shadegg
[ Created Dependence Economic Efficiently Energy Excessive Foreign Itself Must Oil Our Political Possible Protect Quickly Reduce Reliance Sources States Threats United]
We are living in the excesses of freedom. Just take a look at 42nd Street an Broadway. Will Durant
[ Broadway Excesses Freedom Just Living Look Street Take]
Skyrocketing insurance premiums are debilitating our Nation's health care delivery system and liability insurers are either leaving the market or raising rates to excessive levels. Jim Ryun
[ Care Debilitating Delivery Either Excessive Health Insurance Leaving Levels Liability Market Nation Our Premiums Raising Rates Skyrocketing System]
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy. Voltaire
[ Abstinence Abuse Ever Excess Happy Man Neither Nor Renders Use]
But we had - I think if you look at law enforcement 10 years ago, if you look at the challenges, the FBI was focused excessively on what was happening in the United States. Robert Mueller
[ Ago Challenges Enforcement Excessively Fbi Focused Had Happening Law Look States Think United Years]
Nothing exceeds like excess. Al Jourgensen
[ Exceeds Excess Nothing]
The passions are like fire, useful in a thousand ways and dangerous only in one, through their excess. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Dangerous Excess Fire Only Passions Their Thousand Through Useful Ways]
This I consider to be a valuable principle in life: Do no thing in excess. Terence
[ Consider Excess Life Principle Thing Valuable]
What was a problem was the excessive amount of media attention to the appointment of the first woman and everything she did. Everywhere that Sandra went, the press was sure to go. And that got tiresome; it was stressful. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Amount Appointment Attention Did Everything Everywhere Excessive First Go Got Media Press Problem Sandra She Stressful Sure Tiresome Went Woman]
The cause of our difficulties in southeast Asia is not a deficiency of power but an excess of the wrong kind of power which results in a feeling of impotence when it fails to achieve its desired ends. J. William Fulbright
[ Achieve Asia Cause Deficiency Desired Difficulties Ends Excess Fails Feeling Impotence Kind Our Power Results Southeast Which Wrong]
The worst excesses of the Congress of the 1980s pale in comparison with what is going on in Washington today. Marty Meehan
[ Comparison Congress Excesses Going Pale Today Washington Worst]
Quarrels often arise in marriages when the bridal gifts are excessive. Antisthenes Marriage
[ Arise Bridal Excessive Gifts Marriages Often Quarrels]
We never search for scandal, but we use it if it cries out to excess. Peter Utley
[ Cries Excess Never Out Scandal Search Use]
After an unremitting and severe labour of two days, we returned to our old encampment with the loss of some of my horses, and my men excessively fatigued. William Henry Ashley
[ After Days Encampment Excessively Fatigued Horses Labour Loss Men Old Our Returned Severe Some Two Unremitting]
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it. Horace
[ Body Clogged Down Drags Excess Mind Yesterday]
Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps. William Blake
[ Excessive Joy Laughs Sorrow Weeps]
I seem to keep returning to my father in poems because his personality was so extreme, so driven. He did everything to excess. Robert Morgan
[ Because Did Driven Everything Excess Extreme Father His Keep Personality Poems Returning Seem]
Never order food in excess of your body weight. Erma Bombeck Food
[ Body Excess Food Never Order Weight Your]
Such lifestyle factors such as cigarette smoking, excessive alcohol consumption, little physical activity and low dietary calcium intake are risk factors for osteoporosis as well as for many other non-communicable diseases. Gro Harlem Brundtland Diet
[ Activity Alcohol Cigarette Consumption Dietary Diseases Excessive Factors Intake Lifestyle Little Low Many Osteoporosis Other Physical Risk Smoking Such Well]
I used to suffer from excessive pride. Well, I got over that one. Francesca Annis
[ Excessive Got Over Pride Suffer Used Well]
The new fashion is to talk about the most private parts of your life; other fashion is to repent of your excesses and to criticize the drugs that made you happy in the other times. Mick Jagger
[ Criticize Excesses Fashion Happy Life Made Most New Other Parts Private Repent Talk Times Your]
Americans are overreaching; overreaching is the most admirable and most American of the many American excesses. George Will
[ Admirable American Americans Excesses Many Most]
A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing. Alexander Hamilton
[ Blessing Debt Excessive National Us Will]
Stock market corrections, although painful at the time, are actually a very healthy part of the whole mechanism, because there are always speculative excesses that develop, particularly during the long bull market. Ron Chernow
[ Actually Although Always Because Bull Corrections Develop During Excesses Healthy Long Market Mechanism Painful Part Particularly Speculative Stock Time Very Whole]
Political extremism involves two prime ingredients: an excessively simple diagnosis of the world's ills, and a conviction that there are identifiable villains back of it all. John W. Gardner
[ Back Conviction Diagnosis Excessively Extremism Identifiable Ills Ingredients Involves Political Prime Simple Two Villains World]
I've always followed the rule that anything worth doing is worth doing excessively. Robert M. Parker, Jr.
[ Always Anything Doing Excessively Followed Rule Worth]
The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess. Menander
[ Beginning Chief Evil Excess Goodness]
Rock and Roll has certainly tried to take its toll on me. I'd rather not talk about my past excesses here, although some hardcore rockers might argue that those excesses were responsible for some great records, but I know which side I came out on. Tony Visconti
[ Although Argue Came Certainly Excesses Great Hardcore Here Know Might Out Past Rather Records Responsible Rock Rockers Roll Side Some Take Talk Those Toll Tried Were Which]
We are a country of excess. So it's not the violence, per se, but the exacerbation and constant repetition. Norman Lear
[ Constant Country Excess Per Repetition Se Violence]
Peace congresses often start by dealing with some of the less important questions in excessive detail, so at the end there is no time to discuss the most important problems. Fredrik Bajer
[ Congresses Dealing Detail Discuss End Excessive Important Less Most Often Peace Problems Questions Some Start Time]
Pride and excess bring disaster for man. Xun Zi
[ Bring Disaster Excess Man Pride]
Excessive literary production is a social offense. George Eliot
[ Excessive Literary Offense Production Social]
The necessity of every one paying in his own labor for what he consumes, affords the only legitimate and effectual check to excessive luxury, which has so often ruined individuals, states and empires; and which has now brought almost universal bankruptcy upon us. Josiah Warren
[ Affords Almost Bankruptcy Brought Check Consumes Effectual Empires Every Excessive His Individuals Labor Legitimate Luxury Necessity Now Often Only Own Paying Ruined States Universal Upon Us Which]
The best things carried to excess are wrong. Charles Churchill
[ Best Carried Excess Things Wrong]
Woman is a vulgar animal from whom man has created an excessively beautiful ideal. Gustave Flaubert
[ Animal Beautiful Created Excessively Ideal Man Vulgar Whom Woman]
I have noticed, with much distress, the excessive wartime activity of the investigating bureaus of Congress and the administration, with their impertinent and indecent searching out of the private lives and the past political beliefs of individuals. Wendell Willkie
[ Activity Administration Beliefs Bureaus Congress Distress Excessive Impertinent Indecent Individuals Investigating Lives Much Noticed Out Past Political Private Searching Their Wartime]
I think I don't regret a single 'excess' of my responsive youth - I only regret, in my chilled age, certain occasions and possibilities I didn't embrace. Henry James
[ Age Certain Chilled Embrace Excess Occasions Only Possibilities Regret Responsive Single Think Youth]
Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions. James Madison
[ Duly Excess Faculties His Man Opinions Person Possessions Power Prevails Property Respected Safe Sort Where]
One would think that in writing about literary men and matters there would be no difficulty in finding a title for one's essay, or that any embarrassment which might arise would be from excess of material. I find this, however, far from being the case. James Payn
[ Any Arise Being Case Difficulty Embarrassment Essay Excess Far Find Finding However Literary Material Matters Men Might Think Title Which Would Writing]
Drinking habits were very prevalent among men, and were not in any way disgraceful, unless excessive. Catherine Helen Spence
[ Among Any Disgraceful Drinking Excessive Habits Men Prevalent Unless Very Way Were]
There is moderation even in excess. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Even Excess Moderation]
I thought that if you come across as a freak, there will be some kind of distance. Maybe the distance became excessive. I realized that people were afraid of me without knowing me. Thomas Kretschmann
[ Across Afraid Became Come Distance Excessive Freak Kind Knowing Maybe Realized Some Thought Were Will Without]
Tough times helped many commodities producers become lean and mean through consolidation, mergers and cost-cutting. All that excess supply has been sopped up. Jim Rogers
[ Become Been Commodities Consolidation Excess Helped Lean Many Mean Mergers Producers Supply Through Times Tough Up]
I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself. Giacomo Casanova
[ Abstinence Always Any Early Either Except Excess Food Had Health Impaired Learned Myself Never Our Physician Some Very]
In our excessive involvement in the affairs of other countries, we are not only living off our assets and denying our own people the proper enjoyment of their resources; we are also denying the world the example of a free society enjoying its freedom to the fullest. J. William Fulbright
[ Affairs Also Assets Countries Denying Enjoying Enjoyment Example Excessive Free Freedom Fullest Involvement Living Off Only Other Our Own Proper Resources Society Their World]
Crime is a product of social excess. Vladimir Lenin
[ Crime Excess Product Social]
Sure, I did a lot of things in excess. But if you look at the core, the foundation of what I pursued, what red-blooded young American male in my position wouldn't? Charlie Sheen
[ American Core Did Excess Foundation Look Lot Male Position Pursued Sure Things Young]
Sensual excess drives out pity in man. Marquis de Sade
[ Drives Excess Man Out Pity Sensual]
Many people submit to excessive appetites without realizing that they do not need to eat so much food. Kate Smith
[ Appetites Eat Excessive Food Many Much Need Realizing Submit Without]
Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction, and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim. Jane Austen
[ Aim Destroys Distinction Dress Excessive Frivolous Often Own Times]
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments. Plato
[ Causes Change Direction Excess Generally Governments Individuals Opposite Produces Reaction Seasons Whether]
An excessive knowledge of Marxism is a sign of a misspent youth. John McCarthy
[ Excessive Knowledge Marxism Misspent Sign Youth]
One of the best lessons I learned early is that not everything in life is about you. It is about service. If you want trips and excessive gifts, then don't get into public service. Sean Hannity
[ Best Early Everything Excessive Get Gifts Into Learned Lessons Life Public Service Then Trips Want]
The excessive increase of anything causes a reaction in the opposite direction. Plato
[ Anything Causes Direction Excessive Increase Opposite Reaction]
My generation of the Sixties, with all our great ideals, destroyed liberalism, because of our excesses. Camille Paglia
[ Because Destroyed Excesses Generation Great Ideals Liberalism Our Sixties]
It is the fine excesses of life that make it worth living. Richard Le Gallienne
[ Excesses Fine Life Living Make Worth]
The refusal to rest content, the willingness to risk excess on behalf of one's obsessions, is what distinguishes artists from entertainers, and what makes some artists adventurers on behalf of us all. John Updike
[ Adventurers Artists Behalf Content Distinguishes Entertainers Excess Makes Obsessions Refusal Rest Risk Some Us Willingness]
From a viable economy to the full funding of Headstart, from a clean environment to true equality for women, from a strong military to a commitment to racial brotherhood, from schools that are honored to streets free of excessive violence. Paul Tsongas
[ Brotherhood Clean Commitment Economy Environment Equality Excessive Free Full Funding Honored Military Racial Schools Streets Strong True Viable Violence Women]
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle. Will Durant
[ Basic Every Excess Form Government Perish Principle Tends]
Excess of wealth is cause of covetousness. Christopher Marlowe
[ Cause Covetousness Excess Wealth]
Till now poets were privileged to insert a certain proportion of nonsense - very far in excess of one-half of one per cent - into their otherwise sober documents. John C. Ransom
[ Cent Certain Documents Excess Far Insert Into Nonsense Now One-Half Otherwise Per Poets Privileged Proportion Sober Their Till Very Were]
What fun it would be to be poor, as long as one was excessively poor! Anything in excess is most exhilarating. Jean Anouilh
[ Anything Excess Excessively Exhilarating Fun Long Most Poor Would]
One of our theories is that one can offset this excessive compulsion toward the spectacular with a return to simplicity. Rem Koolhaas
[ Compulsion Excessive Offset Our Return Simplicity Spectacular Theories Toward]
Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity, it should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance. John Keats
[ Almost Appear Excess Fine Highest His Own Poetry Reader Remembrance Should Singularity Strike Surprise Thoughts Wording]
I am bound to add that the excess in too little has ever proved in me more dangerous than the excess in too much; the last may cause indigestion, but the first causes death. Giacomo Casanova
[ Add Am Bound Cause Causes Dangerous Death Ever Excess First Indigestion Last Little May More Much Proved Than Too]
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight. Aeschylus
[ Altar Defense Excess Great His Justice Kicked Man Out Sight Wealth]
I am trying to get right with God. I'm sort of making a statement about the excessiveness. Lucinda Williams
[ Am Get God Making Right Sort Statement Trying]
Excessive fear is always powerless. Aeschylus Power
[ Always Excessive Fear Powerless]
It is the belief that extremes and excesses of inequality must be reduced so that each person is free to fully develop his or her full potential. This is why we take precious time out of our lives and give it to politics. Paul Wellstone
[ Belief Develop Each Excesses Extremes Free Full Fully Give Her His Inequality Lives Must Our Out Person Politics Potential Precious Reduced Take Time Why]
Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals, seems only to pass into excess of slavery. Plato
[ Excess Individuals Into Liberty Lies Only Pass Seems Slavery State Whether]
For fear of dropping the troops in the sea, the pilots tended to drop them too far inland - some of them actually in the British lines. The weapon containers often fell wide of the troops, which was another handicap that contributed to our excessive casualties. Kurt Student
[ Actually Another British Casualties Containers Contributed Drop Dropping Excessive Far Fear Fell Handicap Inland Lines Often Our Pilots Sea Some Tended Them Too Troops Weapon Which Wide]
Loyalty is a fine quality, but in excess it fills political graveyards. Neil Kinnock
[ Excess Fills Fine Graveyards Loyalty Political Quality]
Well, many of us believe that excessive media concentration is a subject that ought to be addressed, and it is, of course, the intention of the majority party not to allow that to be discussed. Barney Frank
[ Addressed Allow Believe Concentration Course Discussed Excessive Intention Majority Many Media Ought Party Subject Us Well]
Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure. Aldous Huxley
[ Accepts Agreeable Almost Boredom Comes Excessive Finds Freedom His Liberty Merely Painful Philosophically Pleasure Rather Symbol Than Traveller True Your]
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess! Charles Dickens
[ Carried Excess Only Sometimes Vices Virtues]
One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune. Lew Wallace
[ Excessive Fortune Good Moment More Never Than Trial]
Everything in excess is opposed to nature. Hippocrates
[ Everything Excess Nature Opposed]
Excessive dealings with tyrants are not good for the security of free states. Demosthenes
[ Dealings Excessive Free Good Security States Tyrants]
The disruptive powers of excessive national fecundity may have played a greater part in bursting the bonds of convention than either the power of ideas or the errors of autocracy. John Maynard Keynes
[ Autocracy Bonds Bursting Convention Disruptive Either Errors Excessive Greater Ideas May National Part Played Power Powers Than]
The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Against Age Checks Excess Interest Later Our Thirty Written Years Youth]
Confronted with the impossibility of remaining faithful to one's beliefs, and the equal impossibility of becoming free of them, one can be driven to the most inhuman excesses. James Baldwin
[ Becoming Beliefs Confronted Driven Equal Excesses Faithful Free Impossibility Inhuman Most Remaining Them]
You're in a mess, and in excess. Billy Strayhorn
[ Excess Mess]
The first thing you need to know, in order to establish some perspective and avoid panic, is that the violent government excesses we're seeing today are far from unprecedented. L. Neil Smith
[ Avoid Establish Excesses Far First Government Know Need Order Panic Perspective Seeing Some Thing Today Unprecedented Violent]
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom. William Blake
[ Excess Leads Palace Road Wisdom]
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself will need reforming. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Carried Every Excess However Itself Minds Necessary Need Reform Reforming Weak Will]
The main business of religions is to purify, control, and restrain that excessive and exclusive taste for well-being which men acquire in times of equality. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Acquire Business Control Equality Excessive Exclusive Main Men Purify Religions Restrain Taste Times Well-Being Which]
In one case out of a hundred a point is excessively discussed because it is obscure; in the ninety-nine remaining it is obscure because it is excessively discussed. Edgar Allan Poe
[ Because Case Discussed Excessively Hundred Ninety-Nine Obscure Out Point Remaining]
I sort of leave the character at the end of the day. I don't carry anything around with me - no excess baggage or unnecessary thoughts. I think it's too exhausting to do that. To put things into perspective - your work is your work, and your leisure time is something else. Sean Bean
[ Anything Around Baggage Carry Character Day Else End Excess Exhausting Into Leave Leisure Perspective Put Something Sort Things Think Thoughts Time Too Unnecessary Work Your]
Witticisms please as long as we keep them within boundaries, but pushed to excess they cause offense. Phaedrus
[ Boundaries Cause Excess Keep Long Offense Please Pushed Them Within]
A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful; but when taken in excess it is nearly always bad for the health. Clarence Day Finance
[ Addiction Always Bad Excess Health Hurtful May Moderate Money Nearly Taken]
Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Acquiring Deadening Effect Excess Exhilarating Habit Moderation Occasion Prevents]
Excess of grief for the dead is madness; for it is an injury to the living, and the dead know it not. Xenophon
[ Dead Excess Grief Injury Know Living Madness]
The value of the beans for oil production, as well as for human food, has become recognized so quickly and so generally during the past year that the crop has acquired a commercial standing far in excess of its previous status. David F. Houston
[ Acquired Beans Become Commercial Crop During Excess Far Food Generally Human Oil Past Previous Production Quickly Recognized Standing Status Value Well Year]
There is nothing more imprudent than excessive prudence. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Excessive Imprudent More Nothing Prudence Than]
People endure what they endure and they deal with it. It may corrupt them. It may lead them into all sorts of compensatory excesses. Dennis Potter
[ Corrupt Deal Endure Excesses Into Lead May Sorts Them]
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune. Plato
[ Accompanied Bad Cleverness Evil Excessive Great Greater Greatest Ignorance Learning Misfortune Much Neither Nor Terrible Things Training Yet]
Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience. Adam Smith
[ Because Conscience Excesses Feared More Regulation Subject Than Vice Virtue]
The principle inherent in the clause that prohibits pointless infliction of excessive punishment when less severe punishment can adequately achieve the same purposes invalidates the punishment. William J. Brennan
[ Achieve Adequately Clause Excessive Infliction Inherent Less Pointless Principle Prohibits Punishment Purposes Same Severe]
I've seen disgusting excess in business, and I've seen disgusting excess in Washington. But at the same time, I've certainly learned that Washington matters and that you can't ignore it, especially when you get into telecom. Esther Dyson
[ Business Certainly Disgusting Especially Excess Get Ignore Into Learned Matters Same Seen Telecom Time Washington]