Pocket Quotes

β€œWe used to make shit in this country...B...

β€œWe used to make shit in this country...BUILD shit. Now we just put our hand in the next guy's pocket.” - Frank Sobotka (The Wire)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 15
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"Companies don't own us. Work doesn't own us. It is important as free-thinking...

"Companies don't own us. Work doesn't own us. It is important as free-thinking beings that we don't feel constantly trapped and indebted to work all the time, particularly when it is work we aren't fond of." - Alfred James, Pocket Mindfulness
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 02
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Why is it that our pockets are only empty when it comes to education and healthcare for our kids?...

Why is it that our pockets are only empty when it comes to education and healthcare for our kids? We only have empty pockets when it comes to the morally right things to do, but for tax cuts for billionaires and unlimited war, we seem to be able to invent that money very easily. - Alexandria Cortes
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 05
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There is no art which one government soone...

There is no art which one government sooner learns of another than that of draining money from the pockets of the people. - Adam Smith
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 23
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Just remember, you can't climb th...

Just remember, you can't climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets. Arnold Schwarzenegger
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 24
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β€œSometimes when I'm alone, I take the pearl from where it lives in my pocke...

β€œSometimes when I'm alone, I take the pearl from where it lives in my pocket and try to remember the boy with the bread, the strong arms that warded off nightmares on the train, the kisses in the arena.” ― Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 20
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If you can convince the lowest white man he’s better than the best col...

If you can convince the lowest white man he’s better than the best colored man, he won’t notice you’re picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he’ll empty his pockets for you. - Lyndon Johnson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 14
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β€œAnyone who tells you he has some way of leading you...

β€œAnyone who tells you he has some way of leading you to spiritual enlightenment is like somebody who picks your pocket and sells you your own watch...” -Alan Watts
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 18
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”Jobs fill your pock...

”Jobs fill your pockets, but adventures fill your soul.” – Jaime Lyn
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 08
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"A hungry stomach , an empty p...

"A hungry stomach , an empty pocket and a broken heart can teach you the best lessons of life. "
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 30
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"A hungry stomach, an empty pocket ...

"A hungry stomach, an empty pocket and a broken heart can teach the best lessons of life." by Abdul Sattar Edhi
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 23
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"The quickest way to double your...

"The quickest way to double your money is to fold it over and put it back in your pocket." – Will Rogers
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 21
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β€œIn 1977 I had 7 bucks in my pocket ...

β€œIn 1977 I had 7 bucks in my pocket and knew two things: I’m broke as hell and one day I won’t be” - Dwayne Johnson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 16
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"So I forced my hands in my pockets and...

"So I forced my hands in my pockets and felt with me thumbs, and gallantly handed her my very last piece of gum." Bob Dylan
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 17
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"When a man's got money in his...

"When a man's got money in his pocket he begins to appreciate peace." - Joe (A Fistful of Dollars)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 25
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"Settle down now; understand that I j...

"Settle down now; understand that I just watched you absent mindedly deposit a toothpick in your pocket" -Noam Chomksy
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 13
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"If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best col...

"If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best colored man, he won't notice you're picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he'll empty his pockets for you." -Lyndon B. Johnson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 22
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Putting your happin...

Putting your happiness in another's pocket will always backfire
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 14
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β€œHave you ever wondered what a human life is w...

β€œHave you ever wondered what a human life is worth? That morning, my brother’s was worth a pocket watch.” - Ruta Sepetys, Between Shades of Gray
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 08
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Empty pockets never held...

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts do that.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 27
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Yiddish Saying: "With money i...

Yiddish Saying: "With money in your pocket, you are wise and handsome, and you sing well too."
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 16
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"The best way to double your m...

"The best way to double your money is to fold it in half and put it back in your pocket" - unknown
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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"Never seem more learned than the people you are with. Wear your lea...

"Never seem more learned than the people you are with. Wear your learning like a pocket watch and keep it hidden. Do not pull it out to count the hours, but give the time when you are asked." - Lord Chesterfield
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 22
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"You can't climb the ladder of...

"You can't climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets." - Arnold Schwarzenegger
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 07
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"Music for entertainment seems to complement the reduction of people to silence, the dying ou...

"Music for entertainment seems to complement the reduction of people to silence, the dying out of speech as expression, the inability to communicate at all. It inhabits the pockets of silence that develop between people molded by anxiety, work and undemanding docility." β€” Theodor Adorno
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 27
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If you have $10 in your pocke...

If you have $10 in your pocket and no debts, you are wealthier than 25% of American - Unknown
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 01
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A hungry stomach, An empty...

A hungry stomach, An empty pocket and a broken heart teach the best lesson of life !
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 12
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In 1995 I had $7 bucks in my pocket and knew two...

In 1995 I had $7 bucks in my pocket and knew two things: I’m broke as hell and one day I won’t be. You Can Achieve Anything! – Dwayne β€˜The Rock’ Johnson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 23
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You have more computing power in your p...

You have more computing power in your pocket than it took to send men to the moon. What are you doing with it? -Brian Clark
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 02
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"Jobs fill your...

"Jobs fill your pocket. Adventures fill your soul."
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"Pocket...

"Pocket Sand" - Dale Gribble
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 22
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"In many ways, unwise love is the truest love. Anyone can love a thing /because/. T...

"In many ways, unwise love is the truest love. Anyone can love a thing /because/. That's as easy as putting a penny in your pocket. But to love something /despite/. To know the flaws and love them too. That is rare and pure and perfect.” - Patrick Rothfuss
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 21
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The last shirt y...

The last shirt you wear has no pockets. - German Proverb
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 14
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"Don’t put the key ...

"Don’t put the key to your happiness in someone else’s pocket."
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Wealth is in the ...

Wealth is in the mind, not the pocket. -Pharrell Williams
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 17
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"You demagogues are like the fishers for eels; in still waters they catch no...

"You demagogues are like the fishers for eels; in still waters they catch nothing, but if they thoroughly stir up the slime, their fishing is good; in the same way it's only in troublous times that you line your pockets." - Aristophanes
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 02
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I carry death in my left pocket. Sometimes I take i...

I carry death in my left pocket. Sometimes I take it out and talk to it: "Hello, baby, how you doing? When you coming for me? I'll be ready.” ― Charles Bukowski
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 23
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Frank Sobotka: "You know what the trouble is, Bruc...

Frank Sobotka: "You know what the trouble is, Brucey? We used to make shit in this country, build shit. Now we just put our hand in the next guy's pocket."
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 26
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β€œEmpty pockets never held anyone ba...

β€œEmpty pockets never held anyone back...it's only empty heads and empty hearts that do it.” ―Norman Vincent Peale
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 09
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"You cant climb the ladder of...

"You cant climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets." -Arnold Schwarzenegger
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 30
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β€œI am, and ever will be, a white socks, pocket protector, ne...

β€œI am, and ever will be, a white socks, pocket protector, nerdy engineer. And I take a substantial amount of pride in the accomplishments of my profession.” Neal Armstrong in February 2000
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 26
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Wealth is of ...

Wealth is of the heart and mind not the pocket.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 13
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"Not that I'm a complete whore, understand. There are movies I won't do for any amount. I ...

"Not that I'm a complete whore, understand. There are movies I won't do for any amount. I turned down Patton and I turned down Dirty Harry. Movies that piss on the world. If I've got five bucks in my pocket, I don't need to make money that fucking way, daddy." -Robert Mitchum
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 26
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"You can’t climb the ladder o...

"You can’t climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets.​" Arnold Schwarzenegger
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 23
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When one has a great deal t...

When one has a great deal to put into it a day has a hundred pockets. Friedrich Nietzsche
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 09
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"The problem with defending the purity of the English language is that English is about as pure a...

"The problem with defending the purity of the English language is that English is about as pure as a cribhouse whore. We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary." - James D. Nicoll
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 29
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