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Harold Coffin Quotes and Sayings

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Middle age is the awkward period when Father Time starts
catching up with Mother Nature.
- Harold Coffin

Related topics: Age

One often learns more from ten days of agony than from
ten years of contentment.
- Harold Coffin

In the business world an executive knows something about everything,
a technician knows everything about something and the
switchboard operator knows everything.
- Harold Coffin

A consumer is a shopper who is sore about something.
- Harold Coffin

 

The fellow who thinks he knows it all is especially
annoying to those of us who do.
- Harold Coffin

Behind every successful man you'll find a woman who has nothing to wear.
- Harold Coffin

Envy is the art of counting the other fellow's blessings instead of your own.
- Harold Coffin

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When the product is right, you don't have to be a great marketer.
- Harold Coffin

The only thing worse than an active conscience is one that's retroactive.
- Harold Coffin

Corporations cannot commit treason, or be outlawed or excommunicated,
for they have no souls.
- Harold Coffin

Three Rules of Work:
Out of clutter find simplicity;
From discord find harmony;
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
- Albert Einstein

Walk on road, hmmm?
Walk left side, safe. Walk right side, safe.
Walk middle, sooner or later get squish just like grape.
Here, karate, same thing.
Either you karate do "yes" or karate do "no."
You karate do "guess so," squish just like grape. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

The youth gets together his materials
to build a bridge to the moon,
or, perchance, a palace or temple on the earth,
and, at length, the middle-aged man
concludes to build a woodshed with them.
- Henry David Thoreau

Love is what makes two people
sit in the middle of a park bench
when there is plenty of room at both ends.
- Anonymous

Middle age is when your broad mind and narrow waist begin to change places.
- E. Joseph Cossman

In politics the middle way is none at all.
- John Adams

Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve.
Middle age is when you're forced to.
- Bill Vaughan

Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle.
- Bob Hope

It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary
to put all the play and learning into childhood,
all the work into middle age,
and all the regrets into old age.
- Margaret Mead

Don't worry about that chair with a hole in the middle.
It's merely waiting to be reupholstered.
- the movie Casino Royale (1966)

The really frightening thing about middle age is the
knowledge that you'll grow out of it.
- Doris Day

Middle age is the time when a man is always thinking
that in a week or two he will feel as good as ever.
- Don Marquis

One of the greatest titles we can have is "old friend."
We never appreciate how important old friends are until we are older.
The problem is we need to start our old friendships when we are young.
We then have to nurture and grow those friendships over our middle age
when a busy life and changing geographies
can cause us to neglect those friends.
Today is the day to invest in those people
we hope will call us "old friend" in the years to come.
- Grant Fairley

A story should have a beginning, a middle,
and an end...
but not necessarily in that order.
- Jean-Luc Godard

Love is the word used to label the sexual excitement of the young,
the habituation of the middle-aged, and the mutual dependence of the old.
- John Ciardi

Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.
- Doris Day

The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age.
- Orson Welles

I don't think any movie or any book or any work of
art can solve the stalemate in the Middle East today.
But it's certainly worth a try.
- Steven Spielberg

Unless an entire row of people got up in the middle
of a performance and left the theater in disgust,
I felt as though I hadn't done my job.
- Jeremy Piven

I'd stop in the middle of a gun fight and sing a song.
- Ken Curtis

Americans don't think we should be raising taxes on anybody,
especially in the middle of a recession.
- Mitch McConnell

Don't try to solve serious matters in the middle of the night.
- Philip K. Dick

Indeed, there are so many prejudices against everyday
middle-class values on college campuses,
and serving in the military and being pro-American
just seems to be one of them.
- Jack Kingston

I'm getting a wider circle of fans now.
More women, more middle class people.
- James Ellroy

I'm painfully middle class.
- Valerie Harper

It's the safety valve of middle life,
and the solace of age.
- Mary Roberts Rinehart

As long as we're dependent on those fossil fuels,
we're dependent on the Middle East.
If we are not victims, we're certainly captives.
- John McHugh

I always thought security was a joke at New York airports,
and in U.S.
airports to begin with.
You can go through any European or Middle Eastern airport
and things are a lot tougher.
- Richard Drew

Men who consistently leave the toilet seat up secretly
want women to get up to go the bathroom in the middle
of the night and fall in.
- Rita Rudner

Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise;
to all that lies in the middle a god has given excellence.
- Aeschylus

I had an Edinburgh, middle-class childhood and a public school education.
- Rory Bremner

Most safely shall you tread the middle path.
- Ovid

These are all elements, but the main thing we can do
in the Middle East is encourage the reformist elements.
- Frank Carlucci

Brave men are all vertebrates; they have their softness
on the surface and their toughness in the middle.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Jim played - he had a great stretch in the middle of the round there,
and Chad made that long putt on 16.
Almost got that match.
We ended up losing, but we almost won it,
too.
- Hal Sutton

A tragedy is a representation of an action that is
whole and complete and of a certain magnitude.
A whole is what has a beginning and middle and end.
- Aristotle

Considered subjectively, philosophy always begins in the middle,
like an epic poem.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

The center will be fully operational in two years' time,
but probably in the middle of the year we will have
a temporary laboratory of 4,000 square feet.
- Luc Montagnier

You know, the pessimism which exists now in the Middle
East existed in Northern Ireland,
but we stayed at it.
- George J. Mitchell

All my roots are still in the prarie country of the Middle West.
- James Norman Hall

When a middle-aged man says in a moment of weariness that he is half dead,
he is telling the literal truth.
- Elmer Davis

Several experts on the Middle East concur that the
Middle East cannot be democratized.
- Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Iraq can emerge as a beacon of hope and democracy in the Middle East,
and the world, with our help.
- Chris Chocola

One of the strengths of our nation has always been
a strong middle class who could afford their own homes
and send their children to school.
- James Sinegal

I think the state has some serious problems.
Just look at the layoffs going on across the state,
not just in Chicago.
It affects the middle class.
It pushes people down.
- Richard M. Daley

You want a story? Read 'Gone With the Wind'.
These aren't stories.
They're joke books.
The whole thing of a beginning, a middle and an end has been done to death.
- Brian P. Cleary

Middle age is when you're sitting at home on a Saturday
night and the telephone rings and you hope it isn't for you.
- Ogden Nash

It is unthinkable for a Frenchman to arrive at middle
age without having syphilis and the Cross of the Legion of Honor.
- Andre Gide

My favorite period is World War II, and I'm in the
middle of writing my fourth novel set in that era.
- Ken Follett

She would sit by herself in the middle of the old stoe amphitheatre,
with the sky's starry vault overhead,
and simply listen to the great silence around her.
- Michael Ende

Even when I begin with a situation that's basically funny or sad,
I like to keep poking around in it.
I like to get into the middle of a relationship,
to explore the subtle places.
- Paul Mazursky

The U.S.
needs to control the Middle East, the gateway to Asia.
It already has military installations in Uzbekistan.
- Jose Saramago

Do not stand in the middle, go to the right or to the left.
- Johnny Rotten

The Democratic Party needs to look carefully at moving towards the middle,
where the American people are.
- John Dingell

Middle age is when you've met so many people that every
new person you meet reminds you of someone else.
- Ogden Nash

It has given me an insight into what it's like as an
actor to come into a show in the middle of a production
and fit into a group that's already established.
- Corin Nemec

Always read something that will make you look good
if you die in the middle of it.
- P. J. O'Rourke

My childhood is completely...
when I look back, it was '50s in New York,
upper-middle class, it was completely idyllic and golden and wonderful -
sweet in every way.
- Peter Jurasik

Life is like a B-movie.
You don't want to leave in the middle of it but you
don't want to see it again.
- Ted Turner

I came from Nebraska, a very middle class family with a progressive father.
- Theodore C. Sorensen

When sadness happens in the middle of work,
I separate my personal grief from my train of thought.
- Sergio Aragones


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