Quotes: henry

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  • Henry Winkler
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    A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.

  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.

  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake.

  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    A gentlemen is one who never strikes a woman without provocation.

  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    If one advances confidently in the directions of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

  • Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it

  • All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified.

  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Henry Brooks Adams
    American historian 1838-1918
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    Politics, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.

  • John Henry Newman
    John Henry Newman
    English theologian 1801-1890
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    : A great memory is never made synonymous with wisdom, any more than a dictionary would be called a treatise.

  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone.

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