Uncommon Related Quotes



You must labour to acquire that great and uncommon talent of hating with good breeding, and loving with prudence; to make no quarrel irreconcilable by silly and unnecessary indications of anger; and no friendship dangerous, in care it breaks, by a wanton, indiscreet, and unreserved confidence.

Lord Chesterfield


To be sure, the hard-to-come-by interview - the 'get' - isn't an uncommon phenomenon here at 'The Daily Show.' We've had high-profile dignitaries, low-profile indignitaries, stars you've heard of, authors you should have read.

Kevin Bleyer


A common man marvels at uncommon things. A wise man marvels at the commonplace.

Confucius


“It is not uncommon for juniors and seniors to take a reduced load.”

Carl Wong


Cost overruns are not uncommon in architecture, particularly for designs that depart from structural or technological norms, or demand a finer quality of execution than commercial schemes - conditions typical of buildings for cultural institutions. Budgets are exceeded for many reasons, not all of them within an architect's control.

Martin Filler


It is the youth who sees a great opportunity hidden in just these simple services, who sees a very uncommon situation, a humble position, who gets on in the world.

Orison Swett Marden


You can't be common, the common man goes nowhere; you have to be uncommon

Herb Brooks


God does uncommon things through common people in common places.

Max Lucado


To do common things perfectly is far better worth our endeavor than to do uncommon things respectably.

Harriet Beecher Stowe


No matter how efficient school training may be, it would only produce stagnation, orthodoxy, and rigid pedantry if there were no uncommon men pushing forward beyond the wisdom of their tutors.

Ludwig Von Mises