|#7853||Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.|
-- Albert Schweitzer
|#7854|| Excellence is THE trend of the '80s. Walk into any shopping|
mall bookstore, go to the rack where they keep the best-sellers such as
"Garfield Gets Spayed", and you'll see a half-dozen books telling you
how to be excellent: "In Search of Excellence", "Finding Excellence",
"Grasping Hold of Excellence", "Where to Hide Your Excellence at Night
So the Cleaning Personnel Don't Steal It", etc.
-- Dave Barry, "In Search of Excellence"
|#7855||Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from|
acquiring the deadening effect of a habit.
-- W. Somerset Maugham
|#7856||Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you,|
and just before you realize what is wrong with it.
|#7857||Experience is not what happens to you; it is what you do with what happens|
-- Aldous Huxley
|#7858||Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you recognize a mistake|
when you make it again.
-- Franklin P. Jones
|#7859||Experience is what causes a person to make new mistakes instead of old ones.|
|#7860||Experience is what you get when you didn't get what you wanted.|
|#7861||Experience is what you get when you were expecting something else.|
|#7862||Experience teaches you that the man who looks you straight in the eye,|
particularly if he adds a firm handshake, is hiding something.
-- Clifton Fadiman, "Enter Conversing"
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