The commonwealth of Venice in their armoury have this inscription 'Happy is that city which in time of peace thinks of war.'
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Can build castles in the air.
England is a paradise for women and hell for horses Italy a paradise for horses, hell for women....
One religion is as true as another.
Agencies should encourage their acquisition professionals to limit the use of brand-name specifications and maximize competition.
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I never see failure as failure, but only as the game I must play and win.
You'd better get your laugh while you're making your point, or you won't be doing it very long.
It's almost like a genre rule: Don't Open The Box.