Quotes: afterwards

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  • Jean Paul
    Jean Paul
    German poet (ps. of Johann P.F. Richter) 1763-1825
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    A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
    Theodore Roosevelt
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    A man who is good enough to shed his blood for his country is good enough to be given a square deal afterwards. More than that no man is entitled to, and less than that no man shall have.
  • Abstinence from sins is better than seeking help afterwards.
  • Raymond Hull
    Raymond Hull
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    All marriages are happy it's living together afterwards that causes all the problems.
  • Austin O'Malley
    Austin O'Malley
    American writer, ophthalmologist and a professor of English literatur 1858-1932
    Austin O'Malley
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    An Englishmen thinks seated; a Frenchmen standing; an American pacing, an Irishman, afterwards.
  • Daisy Ashford
    Daisy Ashford
    English writer 1881-1972
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    Bernard always had a few prayers in the hall and some whiskey afterwards as he was rather pious.
  • William M. Thackeray
    William M. Thackeray
    British writer 1811-1863
    William M. Thackeray
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    Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for afterwards? Better make the horizon your goal; it will always be ahead of you.
  • René Descartes
    René Descartes
    French philosopher and mathematician 1596-1650
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    Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
    Elbert Hubbard
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    Every spirit makes its house, but as afterwards the house confines the spirit, you had better build well.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
    G. C. Lichtenberg
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    He was then in his fifty-fourth year, when even in the case of poets reason and passion begin to discuss a peace treaty and usually conclude it not very long afterwards.
  • Henry Fielding
    Henry Fielding
    English writer 1707-1754
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    I have found it; I have discovered the cause of all the misfortunes which befell him. A public school, Joseph, was the cause of all the calamities which he afterwards suffered. Public schools are the nurseries of all vice and immorality.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    If a madman were to come into this room with a stick in his hand, no doubt we should pity the state of his mind; but our primary consideration would be to take care of ourselves. We should knock him down first, and pity him afterwards.
  • Shelley Winters
    Shelley Winters
    American actress 1920-2006
    Shelley Winters
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    In Hollywood all the marriages are happy, it's trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    It is immoral to get drunk because the headache comes after the drinking, but if the headache came first and the drunkenness afterwards, it would be moral to get drunk.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    It seems not more reasonable to leave the right of printing unrestrained, because writers may be afterwards censured, than it would be to sleep with doors unbolted, because by our laws we can hang a thief.
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