Famous quotes containing the word account:
“Placing too much importance on where a child goes rather than what he does there . . . doesnt take into account the childs needs or individuality, and this is true in college selection as well as kindergarten.”
—Norman Giddan (20th century)
“Wickedness is a myth invented by good people to account for the curious attractiveness of others.”
—Oscar Wilde (18541900)
“I have observed the misery of my people who are in Egypt; I have heard their cry on account of their taskmasters. Indeed, I know their sufferings, and I have come down to deliver them from the Egyptians, and to bring them up out of that land to a good and broad land, a land flowing with milk and honey, to the country of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites.”
—Bible: Hebrew, Exodus 3:7,8.