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«Insurance: An ingenious modern game of chance in which the player is permitted to enjoy the comfortable conviction that he is beating the man who keeps the table.»
«I know nothing about racing and any money I put on a horse is a sort of insurance policy to prevent it winning»
«I don't want to tell you how much insurance I carry with the Prudential, but all I can say is: when I go, they go too.»
«Fun is like life insurance; the older you get, the more it costs.»
«If I bought groceries the way I buy health insurance, I'd eat a lot better - and so would my dog»
«Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.»
«CURSE, v.t. Energetically to belabor with a verbal slap-stick. This is an operation which in literature, particularly in the drama, is commonly fatal to the victim. Nevertheless, the liability to a cursing is a risk that cuts but a small figure in fixing the rates of life insurance.»
Author: Ambrose Bierce
, cut rate
, The Victim
«Physically you are a human being, but mentally you are incomplete. Given that we have this physical human form, we must safeguard our mental capacity for judgment. For that, we cannot take out insurance; the insurance company is within: self-discipline, self-awareness, and a clear realization of the disadvantages of anger and the positive effects of kindness.»
Author: Dalai Lama
, insurance company
, mental capacity
, self awareness
, take out
«It (Unemployment Insurance) provides prepaid vacations for a segment of our country which has made it a way of life»
«Asking Europe to disarm is like asking a man in Chicago to give up his life insurance.»