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"Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors."  (African Proverb)

"The darkest hour is only sixty minutes."  (Anonymous)

"The difficult can be done immediately, the impossible takes a little longer."  (Army Corp of Engineers)

"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew, and act anew."  (Abraham Lincoln, 1809-65, Second Annual Message to Congress, December 1, 1862)

"The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level of thinking we were at when we created them."  (Albert Einstein)

"The world belongs to meat eaters. If you have to take it raw, eat it raw."  (Paul Newman, The Long Hot Summer)

"Things are never so bad they can't be made worse."  (Humphrey Bogart)

"When life gives you urine, make urinade."  (Anonymous, from a customer)

"When written in chinese the word 'crisis' is composed of 2 characters. One represents danger, and the other represents opportunity."  (John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th US president, 1917-63)

"You can get free press by doing outrageous things. One time a couple of local morning deejays were talking about our yogurt, and one told the other on the air that he'd rather eat camel manure than yogurt. We heard about it, brought him a quart of fresh camel manure on air, and got about 3 months of play after he reluctantly agreed that the yogurt tasted better."  (Gary Hirshberg, founder of Stonyfield Farm Yogurt)

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