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"We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter."

"For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day and so too one day, or a short time, does not make a man blessed and happy."

"When I saw corruption, I was forced to find truth on my own. I couldn't swallow the hypocrisy."

"The design of the Mac wasn't what it looked like, although that was part of it. Primarily, it was how it worked. To design something really well, you have to get it. You have to really grok what it's all about. It takes a passionate commitment to really thoroughly understand something, chew it up, not just quickly swallow it."

"There's a period of life when we swallow a knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside."

"Gradually I came to realize that people will more readily swallow lies than truth, as if the taste of lies was homey, appetizing: a habit."

"In business, the competition will bite you if you keep running, if you stand still, they will swallow you."

"I cannot swallow whole the view of Lincoln as the Great Emancipator."

"I never think it's right to chew gum in front of other people, but a lot of times I'll come in for a meeting chewing gum and I'll forget I'm chewing it. Then you don't want to swallow it because it stays in your system for seven years or something, so I've asked to throw it away. I've started to wonder if that's why I didn't get certain movies."

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    • exactly what your mom should've done.
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