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Total Quotes : 34
Hands Depends

If in any divination the Tenth Card should be a Court Card, it shews that the subject of the divination falls ultimately into the hands of a person represented by that card, and its end depends mainly on him.

- A. E. Waite

Standard Younger

I dropped out of school after my tenth standard. But both my elder brother and younger brother are highly educated.

- Ajith Kumar

Amendment Fourteenth

I'm not up for changing the Tenth Amendment or the Fourteenth Amendment, the First Amendment or the Second Amendment.

- Andrew Breitbart

Nine Bad Way

Of every ten persons who talk about you, nine will say something bad, and the tenth will say something good in a bad way.

- Antoine Rivarol

Compete Rather

In sport, if you want to be the best you have to compete against the best - I would much rather have come tenth and be judged against everyone than come first and be judged against just a few.

- Daley Thompson

Birthday Teaching

I first picked up a guitar when I was ten years old; my parents surprised me with it for my tenth birthday. I started taking lessons when I was thirteen, but only for a few months, and then I just kept teaching myself.

- Alessia Cara

Very Exports

But the key thing is that Iraq, while it's got very large oil reserves, has marginalized itself as an oil exporter and these days its exports are only about one tenth that of neighboring Saudi Arabia.

- Daniel Yergin

Luck Within

Why is it that if you hit a shot to within a tenth of an inch of the hole, it's a great shot, but if it goes in, it's luck?

- David L. Wolper

Amendment Explicitly

The tenth amendment said the federal government is supposed to only have powers that were explicitly given in the Constitution. I think the federal government's gone way beyond that. The Constitution never said that you could have a Federal Reserve that would have $2.8 trillion in assets. We've gotten out of control.

- David Malpass

Reasonable Very

In 1998 Harry Reid and I had a very close race. It was less than a tenth of a percentage point. We had a reasonable recount. There were a lot of things that I could have pursued at the time, but I just felt that at the time that I should have, you know, conceded the race.

- John Ensign

Century Faded

In the tenth century the old Batavian and later Roman forms have faded away.

- John Lothrop Motley

Interesting Going

If all you have to offer is a look that is supposed to be appealing, the you are going to be paid attention to about a tenth as long as you would be if when you speak you are interesting.

- Julia Roberts

Income One Percent

Women do two thirds of the world's work. Yet they earn only one tenth of the world's income and own less than one percent of the world's property. They are among the poorest of the world's poor.

- Barber Conable

Society Other

Nine-tenths of the people were created so you would want to be with the other tenth.

- Horace Walpole

Other About

The theater is a kind of international language, and I like it. But I have a practical bent of mind, too. In any other field, I could make only about a tenth as much as I do acting. That's why I want to be a producer. It pays better, and you have more control.

- Carolyn Jones

Think I Think

A tenth of Dostoyevsky is plenty for a seventh grader, I think.

- Cathleen Schine

College Getting

I started getting letters from college in the tenth grade.

- James Worthy

Became Visible

If the tenth of the population that is gay became visible tomorrow, the panic of the majority of people would inspire repressive legislation of a sort that would shock even the pessimists among us.

- Jane Rule

Big Year

I skipped ninth grade. I went from eighth to tenth, and then I graduated a year early to start working, and it was a big blessing for me because I was not a school person, although I really do miss having that kind of environment.

- Dove Cameron

Behind Books

Books that do a tenth of what Left Behind has done are smashing successes.

- Jerry B. Jenkins

Love Magic

Anyone who relishes art should love the extraordinary diversity and psychic magic of our art galleries. There's likely more combined square footage for the showing of art on one New York block - West 24th Street between Tenth and Eleventh Avenues - than in all of Amsterdam's or Hamburg's galleries.

- Jerry Saltz

Year Going

I have not much interest in anyone's personal history after the tenth year, not even my own. Whatever one was going to be was all prepared before that.

- Katherine Anne Porter

Book 1 Percent

The common wisdom is that only about 1 percent of a novelist's research ends up in his or her book. In my experience, it's even less - closer to a tenth of a percent.

- Gayle Lynds

United States United

I'm Jim Phillips, I have multiple personalities. I'm also a skindiver, a puppeteer, and I was the tenth president of the United States.

- Ryan Stiles

Storytelling I Think

Sometimes I think on television, you use maybe a tenth of what you are able to do. So it's nice to go, 'Well, I'm gonna take two months and reinvest in acting and storytelling.' You don't get to do that on television.

- Sarah Paulson

Guy Letterman

David Letterman was my guy growing up. My parents recorded the tenth anniversary special for me, and I watched it 40 times.

- Timothy Simons

Face Lives

He lives to build, not boast, a generous race; No tenth transmitter of a foolish face.

- Richard Savage

Wanted Till

I was a topper till class tenth and wanted to initially be a scientist.

- Sonu Nigam

Education Year

My father gave me formal education in raagdari. He died in Lahore in 1964 when I was 13. I was in the tenth year of school, and my father's brother took me into the qawwali ensemble and started giving me formal education in qawwali.

- Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Genes Everyone

In 15 years we'll have all the sequence, a list of the genes everyone has in common and those that differ among people. We know only something like a tenth of 1 percent of the sequence at the moment.

- Walter Gilbert

Test Generals

Nine-tenths of tactics are certain, and taught in books: but the irrational tenth is like the kingfisher flashing across the pool, and that is the test of generals.

- T. E. Lawrence

Stairs Recommend

I recommend people develop a fear of elevators, like I have. Even if something is on the tenth floor, I'm walking up. If you don't have claustrophobia, pretend you do and take the stairs everywhere! It ends up being so healthy!

- Tamara Taylor

Almost About

Shipping is the greenest method of transport. In terms of carbon emissions per ton per mile, it emits about a thousandth of aviation and about a tenth of trucking. But it's not benign, because there's so much of it. So shipping emissions are about three to four percent, almost the same as aviation's.

- Rose George

Wish I Wish

I wish I'd done a tenth year of the 'Roseanne' show.

- Roseanne Barr