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   Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations.  1989.
 
 
NUMBER:1412
AUTHOR:Ambrose Gwinett Bierce (1842–c. 1914)
QUOTATION:PUSH, n. One of the two things mainly conducive to success, especially in politics. The other is Pull.
ATTRIBUTION:AMBROSE BIERCE, The Devil’s Dictionary, p. 270 (1948). Originally published in 1906 as The Cynic’s Word Book.
SUBJECTS:Politics
 
 
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