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Quotes with thing

 ?? M. H. Abrams
If you learn one thing from having lived through decades of changing views, it is that all predictions are necessarily false.
As quoted in "Honored literary scholar M.H. Abrams continues his labors (of love)" in The Cornell Chronicle (June 10, 1999).
 ?? Eddie Adams (photographer)
It was the only good thing I did in my life, but I’m not a good guy.
Regarding the "boat of no smiles" photos he took of Vietnamese refugees who were denied access to Thailand. Over 200,000 refugees were later granted asylum in the United States.
Bolt at the 2012 Summer Olympics. ?? Usain Bolt
I'll continue dominating. I'll continue to work hard. For me, my aim is to continue hard into the greatness thing.
After delivering a win for Jamaica in the final leg of the 400 meter relay at the world track championships (August 18, 2013)
 ?? William Jennings Bryan
Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.
Speech delivered by the leader of the Democratic Party at the Washington Day banquet given by the Virginia Democratic Association at Washington, D.C., February 22, 1899.
 ?? Colin Davis
If people are musical and want to play, they will share this thing with you. I don't know why or how it happens.
Talking about the essence of music with writer Helena Matheopoulos, as quoted in his obituary published by The Guardian on 4/14/2013.
 ?? Rube Goldberg
It's a very, it's a very fortunate thing to have the right talent to give at the right time.
Oral history interview with Rube Goldberg by Emily Nathan, for Radio Smithsonian, 1970.
 ?? Kevin Kelly (editor)
Productivity, however, is exactly the wrong thing to care about in the new economy.
New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World (1999)
 ?? Kevin Kelly (editor)
The first thing the network economy reforms is our identity.
New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World (1999)
Stevenson in 1961 ?? Adlai Stevenson II
There are worse things than losing an election; the worst thing is to lose one's convictions and not tell the people the truth.
Responding to an assertion that his support for a ban on nuclear testing would probably cost him votes.
 ?? Margaret Thatcher
It was treachery with a smile on its face. Perhaps that was the worst thing of all.
Spoken in 1993 about the cabinet colleagues who had advised her to stand down.
 ?? Margaret Thatcher
To those waiting with bated breath for that favourite media catchphrase, the U-turn, I have only one thing to say. You turn if you want to. The lady's not for turning.
Speech to Conservative Party Conference on October 10, 1980. Paraphrasing Christopher Fry's popular play title while insisting that she will press on with her policies.
Photograph taken in 1882 by Napoleon Sarony ?? Oscar Wilde
It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information.
A Few Maxims For The A Few Maxims For The Instruction Of The Over-Educated, 1894