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In the account book of the Great War the page recording
by Paul von Hindenburg

In the account book of the Great War the page recording
the Russian losses has been ripped out.
The figures are unknown.
Five millions, or eight? We ourselves know not.
- Paul von Hindenburg

I believed that our own public would keep this in mind
even in this serious crisis,
and stand firm if only we at the front continued to stand firm too.
- Paul von Hindenburg

I also believed that our public at home would be strong
enough to survive even the present crisis.
- Paul von Hindenburg

It does not seem to me to be sufficiently recognized
everywhere among the officials that the existence or
non-existence of our people and Empire is at stake.
- Paul von Hindenburg

 

In spite of certain distressing but isolated occurrences in the last battle,
I certainly hoped that the Army would be in a position to continue to hold out.
- Paul von Hindenburg

It is impossible for our working people to maintain
their full strength if they do not succeed in obtaining
a sufficient supply of fat,
allotted to them on a proper basis.
- Paul von Hindenburg

All we know is that, at times, fighting the Russians,
we had to remove the piles of enemy bodies from before our trenches,
so as to get a clear field of fire against new waves of assault.
- Paul von Hindenburg

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However, the fact that the tanks had now been raised
to such a pitch of technical perfection that they could
cross our undamaged trenches and obstacles did not
fail to have a marked effect on our troops.
- Paul von Hindenburg

Do you remember the things you were worrying about a year ago?
Didn't you waste a lot of fruitless energy
on account of most of them?
Didn't most of them turn out all right after all?
- Dale Carnegie

One who is injured ought not to return the injury,
for on no account can it be right to do an injustice;
and it is not right to return an injury,
or to do evil to any man,
however much we have suffered from him.
- Socrates

I don't have a bank account because I don't know my mother's maiden name.
- Paula Poundstone

Something as curious as the monarchy won't survive
unless you take account of people's attitudes.
After all, if people don't want it, they won't have it.
- Prince Charles

A religion that takes no account of practical affairs
and does not help to solve them, is no religion.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

History is an account, mostly false,
of events,
mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers,
mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools.
- Ambrose Bierce

In order to get beyond racism, we must first take account of race.
There is no other way.
And in order to treat some persons equally,
we must treat them differently.
- Harry A. Blackmun

I can always remember that experience in Hawaii pleasantly on account of Elvis.
- Minnie Pearl

Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do,
it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all
human affairs into account you will find that some
comfort is to be derived from them.
- Saint Basil

We are not inferring design to account for a black box,
but to account for an open box.
- Michael Behe

Even in a less exaggerated description,
any verbal account of a person is bound to find itself
employing an assortment of waterfalls,
lightning rods, landscapes, birds, etc.
- Sergei Eisenstein

It appears from Mr. Smith's account that there is no
scarcity of buffalo as he penetrated the country.
- William Henry Ashley

There is a tendency to seek an objective account of
everything before admitting its reality.
- Thomas Nagel

For Europe, the fall of Communism has to be taken into account,
and the fact that in the fight against Communism the
recovery of Europe's Christian roots was the driving force.
- Rocco Buttiglione

No sensible decision can be made any longer without
taking into account not only the world as it is,
but the world as it will be.
- Isaac Asimov

Love is the only game that is not called on account of darkness.
- Thomas Carlyle

My observations of Japanese naval fighting men,
their abilities and equipment led me to believe that
they gave a better account of themselves than we did.
- Jack Adams

The Super Bowl isn't for kids, I had a great time though
and it was worth every nickel of it because by doing
this lame piece about the game I can put it on my expense account.
- Andy Rooney

To sleep after sunrise was impossible on account of
the number of flies which kept buzzing about the face.
- George Grey

The employee is regarded by the employer merely in
the light of his value as an operative.
His productive capacity alone is taken into account.
- Leland Stanford

Marriage is like a bank account.
You put it in, you take it out, you lose interest.
- Irwin Corey

As the existence of a corps of professors of mathematics is peculiar to our navy,
as well as an apparent, perhaps a real,
anomaly, some account of it may be of interest.
- Simon Newcomb

Logical positivists have never taken psychology into
account in their epistemology,
but they affirm that logical beings and mathematical
beings are nothing but linguistic structures.
- Jean Piaget

With two leftover husbands to account for,
my wicked soul has just about shriveled and died.
- Mercedes McCambridge

I will try to account for the degree of my aesthetic emotion.
That, I conceive, is the function of the critic.
- Clive Bell

Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them;
he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.
- Euripides

For this purpose I determined to keep an account of the voyage,
and to write down punctually every thing we performed or saw from day to day,
as will hereafter appear.
- Christopher Columbus

I finally reached the conclusion that mathematics was
the study I was best fitted to follow,
though I did not clearly see in what way I should turn the subject to account.
- Simon Newcomb

Births to illegal immigrants now account for nearly
one out of every ten births in the United States.
- Nathan Deal

Dogs get lost hundreds of times and no one ever notices
it or sends an account of it to a scientific magazine.
- Edward Thorndike

Good health is not something we can buy.
However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account.
- Anne Wilson Schaef

It always takes longer than you expect,
even if you take Hofstadter's Law into account.
- Douglas Hofstadter

Mr. Ware has no right to discharge any of his laborers
on account of their political opinion.
- Charles E. Merrill

For the record, I am not an admitted homosexual,
nor am I a homosexual, though I do know the lyrics
to every show tune ever written,
which might perhaps account for the confusion.
- John Podhoretz

Objectivity requires taking subjectivity into account.
- Lorraine Code

Western Europe GDP per capita - not taking into account
the new accession counties -
was lower in 2001 relative to that of the US than any time since the 1960's.
- John Hutton

You shall hear a good account of me or of my death.
- Charles Ferguson Smith

If you cannot work on the marriage or the women is a moron,
staying married and cheating makes the most sense because
divorce is disruptive to the family life and your bank account.
- Al Goldstein

The United States as usual has a sizable deficit in
the current account of its balance of payments,
trade account and other current accounts,
current account items.
- Robert C. Solomon

It is good for us to keep some account of our prayers,
that we may not unsay them in our practice.
- Matthew Henry

The ultimate test of a finished account executive is
his ability to write a sound marketing plan.
- Morris Hite

Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.
- Jawaharlal Nehru

Aging is an inevitable process.
I surely wouldn't want to grow younger.
The older you become, the more you know;
your bank account of knowledge is much richer.
- William M. Holden

The idea is a straightforward one.
We provide an account for every newborn in America,
a $500 account.
- Harold Ford

I am for an art that takes into account the direct
effect of the elements as they exist from day to day
apart from representation.
- Robert Smithson

I'm quite influenced in this by one of my heroes,
Montaigne, who thought a man's real task was to render
as honest an account of himself as he could.
- Robert Sheckley

There is a great deal of unmapped country within us
which would have to be taken into account in an explanation of our gusts and storms.
- George Eliot

I never could get on with representative individuals
but people who existed on their own account and with
whom it might therefore be possible to be friends.
- E. M. Forster

Testimony should be a philosophical problem and not
limited to legal or historical contexts where it refers
to the account of a witness who reports what he has seen.
- Paul Ricoeur

That surely must be a concern to anyone who decides
this drug must be given to stop transmissions,
again from mother to child, which is extremely costly
and must be taken into account.
- Thabo Mbeki

And because his Spirit was wholly God,
he is called God, and he is called man on account of his flesh.
- Michael Servetus

This also is a part of the Church's teaching,
that the world was made and took its beginning at a certain time,
and is to be destroyed on account of its wickedness.
- Origen

I have learned to respect ideas, wherever they come from.
Often they come from clients.
Account executives often have big creative ideas,
regardless of what some writers think.
- Leo Burnett

Love is the strange bewilderment that overtakes one
person on account of another person.
- James Thurber

In a Union of 15 now, you must take into account the
sensibilities of everyone.
- Jacques Santer

If Congress doesn't raise taxes, you cannot get a private
investment account without forgoing a portion,
possibly all, of your guaranteed benefit check.
- Grace Napolitano

Social security, bank account, and credit card numbers aren't just data.
In the wrong hands they can wipe out someone's life savings,
wreck their credit and cause financial ruin.
- Melissa Bean

If it's true that men are such beasts,
this must account for the fact that most women are animal lovers.
- Doris Day

I wasn't ever interested in marrying someone else's career or bank account.
- Kathie Lee Gifford

It's the level that allows us each to live our own chosen lives.
But I notice not everyone agrees with the primary importance of that level,
and I try to account for how they don't.
- Robert Nozick

I wore that same shirt yesterday playing golf.
There goes the Nike account.
- Leslie Nielsen

I think mine is the fullest and most plausible account
of what went on in Marie Antoinette's life.
- Antonia Fraser

We were pretty good mates until the Beatles started
to split up and Yoko came into it.
It was more like old army buddies splitting up on account of wedding bells.
- Paul McCartney


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