Quotes containing word "more"

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Definitions and meanings of word "more"

• Noun: English statesman who opposed Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon and was imprisoned and beheaded; recalled for his concept of Utopia, the ideal state

• Adj: (comparative of `much' used with mass nouns) a quantifier meaning greater in size or amount or extent or degree; examples: "more land", "more support", "more rain fell", "more than a gallon"

• Adj: (comparative of `many' used with count nouns) quantifier meaning greater in number; examples: "a hall with more seats", "we have no more bananas", "more than one"

• Adv: used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs; examples: "more interesting", "more beautiful", "more quickly"

• Adv: comparative of much; to a greater degree or extent; examples: "he works more now", "they eat more than they should"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "more"

Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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Sunday 15 September 1613 - Sunday 17 March 1680
George Bernard Shaw
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Saturday 26 July 1856 - Thursday 2 November 1950
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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106 B.C. - 43 B.C.
Mitt Romney
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Born Wednesday 12 March 1947
Henry David Thoreau
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American Philosopher, Critic, Poet, Historian, Author
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Marc Andreessen
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Born Monday 26 April 1971
Francis Bacon
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Martin Feldstein
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American Economist
Saturday 25 November 1939 - Tuesday 11 June 2019
William Hazlitt
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Friday 10 April 1778 - Saturday 18 September 1830
Brian Tracy
7 quotes about more
American Writer, Author, Speaker
Born Wednesday 5 January 1944
Margaret J. Wheatley
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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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4 B.C. - 65 A.D.

The more generous we are, the more joyous we become. The more cooperative we are, the more valuable we become. The more enthusiastic we are, the more productive we become. The more serving we are, the more prosperous we become.

William Arthur Ward

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As I got more successful, I felt it was more incumbent upon me to help the other people. I did more and more and the more I did the more I wanted.

Monty Hall

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I've worried more and more as the years have gone on. The more you're seen to be doing well, the more stress there is. You feel you ought to consider things more, and be more fussy - there's further to fall. All these little worries.

Matthew Macfadyen

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For security you need more soldiers, you need more policemen, you need more vehicles, you need more planes, you need more guns, you need more communications.

Alvaro Uribe

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We can just assume they have much more and powerful, more advanced technology, all the new computers, everything could be much more easier and help them to build much more and many more nuclear weapons.

Mordechai Vanunu

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It was like I was in a tunnel. Not only the tunnel under the hotel but the whole circuit was a tunnel. I was just going and going, more and more and more and more. I was way over the limit but still able to find even more.

Ayrton Senna

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Every actor will tell you it's so much more fun to play the bad guy because usually those characters are more complex and more broad and more interesting, and have more sides to them.

Michael Vartan

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What you think means more than anything else in your life. More than what you earn, more than where you live, more than your social position, and more than what anyone else may think about you.

George Matthew Adams

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We will have more Internet, larger numbers of users, more mobile access, more speed, more things online and more appliances we can control over the Internet.

Vinton Cerf

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You must learn day by day, year by year to broaden your horizon. The more things you love, the more you are interested in, the more you enjoy, the more you are indignant about, the more you have left when anything happens.

Ethel Barrymore

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What you do, is you gradually become more and more experienced, and more and more realistic about dramatic tolerance, i.e. about how long the play should be.

Ridley Scott

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I have more respect for somebody who points at his ideal - in this case, the ideal of the pirate - and then becomes something that's more radical, more exciting, more subversive than a pirate could ever be.

Will Oldham

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My friends tell me that I've calmed down, that I seem more centered. I don't know, I think my inner self was more hollow before, which made me more scattered, and more needy to get laughs.

Chris Kattan

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The right way to reign in healthcare costs is not by applying more government and more controls and making it more like the post office, it's by making it more like a consumer-driven market.

Mitt Romney

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The more I grow as an artist, the more I think I become like my father as an artist. The more I diversify, the more I become like my father, which is true to who he was.

Ziggy Marley

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If the undocumented have to work hard to attain citizenship, those of us who already are citizens should have to work hard to sustain it. We should all have to serve more, vote more, build more, and do more for our country.

Eric Liu

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In 1945, there were more people killed, more buildings destroyed, more high explosives set off, more fires burning than before or since.

Stephen Ambrose

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If our dreams were more regular, more connected, more stable, they would also have more practical importance for us.

Ernst Mach

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History shows that our way of life is the stronger way. From it has come more wealth, more industry, more happiness, more human enlightenment than from any other way.

Wendell Willkie

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Perl was designed to work more like a natural language. It's a little more complicated but there are more shortcuts, and once you learned the language, it's more expressive.

Larry Wall

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