„Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.“

No. 36
Apophthegms (1624)
Változat: Money is a great servant but a bad master.

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„2541. Hope is a good Breakfast, but a bad Supper.“

—  Thomas Fuller (writer) British physician, preacher, and intellectual 1654 - 1734

Introductio ad prudentiam: Part II (1727), Gnomologia (1732)

Ian Fleming fénykép

„Hope makes a good breakfast. Eat plenty of it.“

—  Ian Fleming, könyv From Russia, with Love

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„Your writing is never as good as you hoped; but never as bad as you feared.“

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„Evil communication corrupts good manners. I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners.“

—  Benjamin Banneker free African American scientist, surveyor, almanac author and farmer 1731 - 1806

As quoted in Friends' Intelligencer Vol. XI (1854), p. 821

Don Marquis fénykép

„A bad review may spoil your breakfast, but you shouldn't allow it to spoil your lunch.“

—  Kingsley Amis English novelist, poet, critic, teacher 1922 - 1995

Attributed in Aren't We Due a Royalty Statement? (1993) by Giles Gordon, and The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations (1999) by Elizabeth M. Knowles, p. 14

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Scott Adams fénykép

„Biblical scholars tell us that this is the same meal that Jesus ate at the last supper. But hey, I’m sure you have a good reason for ordering something else.“

—  Scott Adams cartoonist, writer 1957

"Menus: Jambalaya", Stacey's at Waterford, 2008-01-14 http://www.eatatstaceys.com/staceys-waterford/menus-lunch.php,
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Andrew S. Grove fénykép

„Technology happens, it's not good, it's not bad. Is steel good or bad?“

—  Andrew S. Grove Hungarian-born American businessman, engineer, and author 1936 - 2016

Time, TIME: Man Of The Year, Walter, Isaacson, 1997-12-29 http://www.time.com/time/special/moy/grove/opener1.html,
1980s - 1990s

Ilana Mercer fénykép

„The White House Correspondents' Dinner (WHCD) should have been more appropriately called the Sycophants' Supper. Would that it was the last such supper.“

—  Ilana Mercer South African writer

"Thanks, POTUS, For Breaking-Up The Annual Correspondents’ Circle Jerk." http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2017/05/thanks_potus_for_breakingup_the_annual_correspondents_circle_jerk.html The American Thinker, May 8, 2017.
2010s, 2017

Dejan Stojanovic fénykép

„Trying too hard to be too good, even when trying to be bad, is too good for the bad, too bad for the good.“

—  Dejan Stojanovic poet, writer, and businessman 1959

Imperfection http://www.poetrysoup.com/famous/poem/21399/Imperfection
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