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    Deal (someone) in

    To include someone

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    Across the board

    Include or apply to everyone/everything; wide-ranging

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    Come out of left field

    To be completely unexpected, to be a surprise (from the game of baseball)

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    Golf widow

    A wife who is left alone much of the time because her husband is playing golf

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    Left at the gate

    To be abandoned (a horse that does not leave the starting gate during a race is said to be left at the gate)

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    Out in left field

    Offbeat, unusual (as in the back and left side of a baseball field)

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    Lame duck

    A politician who has only a little time left in office and therefore has little power

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    To the letter

    Exactly, nothing done wrong or left undone, perfectly

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    Pay (someone) a left-handed compliment

    To give someone a false compliment that is actually an insult

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    The right hand does not know what the left hand is doing

    There is not good communication in an organization so one part of the organization does not know what the other part is doing

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    Have two left feet

    To move in a very awkward way when you dance

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    Philip Emeagwali

    Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have left- and right-handed versions.

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    Frank Moore Colby

    I know of no more disagreeable situation than to be left feeling generally angry without anybody in particular to be angry at.

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    John Barrymore

    Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open.

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    Aldo Leopold

    Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.

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    Clarissa Pinkola Estes

    How does one know if she has forgiven? You tend to feel sorrow over the circumstance instead of rage, you tend to feel sorry for the person rather than angry with him. You tend to have nothing left to say about it all.

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    Ernest Dimnet

    Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.

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    David Ogden Stiers

    Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.

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    Christopher Columbus

    Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.

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    Doug Larson

    For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.

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    Mignon McLaughlin

    For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.

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    Jean Kerr

    Being divorced is like being hit by a Mack truck. If you live through it, you start looking very carefully to the right and to the left.

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    To be left high and dry

    To be stuck in bad situation; stranded in one point without support or resources

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    Antoine de Saint-Exupery

    A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.

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    Helen Rowland

    A husband is what is left of a lover, after the nerve has been extracted.

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    Linford Christie

    Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing diet to include more fresh fruit and vegetables as well as increasing levels of exercise.

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    Errol Flynn

    Any man who has $10,000 left when he dies is a failure.

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    John Hughes

    I was obsessed with romance. When I was in high school, I saw 'Doctor Zhivago' every day from the day it opened until the day it left the theater.

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    Carol Burnett

    I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up. I wish my grandmother had done the same. I wanted my girls to know me.

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    George Carlin

    In comic strips, the person on the left always speaks first.

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    John Ray

    Industry is fortune's right hand, and frugality its left.

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    Billy Idol

    It doesn't matter about money; having it, not having it. Or having clothes, or not having them. You're still left alone with yourself in the end.

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    Jim Carrey

    It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?

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    Bobby Heenan

    North Dakota State. What do you have to do there to graduate? Milk a cow with your left hand?

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    E. V. Lucas

    One of the most adventurous things left us is to go to bed. For no one can lay a hand on our dreams.

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    Charles de Gaulle

    Politics is too serious a matter to be left to the politicians.

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    Richard Armour

    Politics, it seems to me, for years, or all too long, has been concerned with right or left instead of right or wrong.

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    John Donne

    Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right.

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    William Congreve

    Say what you will, 'tis better to be left than never to have been loved.

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    Fulton J. Sheen

    Show me your hands. Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet. Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart. Have you left a place for divine love?

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    Marvin Minsky

    Societies need rules that make no sense for individuals. For example, it makes no difference whether a single car drives on the left or on the right. But it makes all the difference when there are many cars!

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    Christopher Lasch

    The left dismisses talk about the collapse of family life and talks instead about the emergence of the growing new diversity of family types.

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    Lorraine Hansberry

    There is always something left to love. And if you ain't learned that, you ain't learned nothing.

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    Dr. Seuss

    Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!

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    Anne Frank

    Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.

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    Bertrand Russell

    War does not determine who is right - only who is left.

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    Erma Bombeck

    When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.

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    To be left in the lurch

    To be left at a disadvantage

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    Left out/ left off

    Did not include

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