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  • A. V. Dicey
    A. V. Dicey
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    Our constitution, in short, is a judge-made constitution, and it bears on its face all the features, good and bad, of judge-made law.
    Source: Introduction to the Study of the Law of the Constitution
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
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    It is in these acts called trivialities that the seeds of joy are forever wasted, until men and women look round with haggard faces at the devastation their own waste has made, and say, the earth bears no harvest of sweetness - calling their denial knowledge.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    It seems to me that the god that is commonly worshipped in civilized countries is not at all divine, though he bears a divine name, but is the overwhelming authority and respectability of mankind combined. Men reverence one another, not yet God.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Classic art was the art of necessity: modern romantic art bears the stamp of caprice and chance.
  • Anne Stevenson
    Anne Stevenson
    American-British poet and writer 1933-2020
    Anne Stevenson
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    Each word bears its weight, so you have to read my poems quite slowly.
  • Louis-Ferdinand Celine
    Louis-Ferdinand Celine
    French novelist, pamphleteer and physician 1894-1961
    Louis-Ferdinand Celine
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    Experience is a dim lamp, which only lights the one who bears it.
  • Mme de Stael
    Mme de Stael
    French-Swiss writer 1766-1817
    Mme de Stael
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    Genius is essentially creative; it bears the stamp of the individual who possesses it.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
    Miguel de Cervantes
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    God bears with the wicked, but not forever.
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra Pound
    American poet 1885-1972
    Ezra Pound
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    Good art however ''immoral'' is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
  • Ben Affleck
    Ben Affleck
    American actor and filmmaker. 1972-
    Ben Affleck
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    I'm always described as 'cocksure' or 'with a swagger', and that bears no resemblance to who I feel like inside. I feel plagued by insecurity.
  • Ben Saunders
    Ben Saunders
    British explorer
    Ben Saunders
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    I've diced with death the most cycling around London. Black cabs are far more dangerous than polar bears.
  • Antoine Rivarol
    Antoine Rivarol
    French journalist 1753-1801
    Antoine Rivarol
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    Ideas are a capital that bears interest only in the hands of talent.
  • Alexander Maclaren
    Alexander Maclaren
    British preacher 1826-1910
    Alexander Maclaren
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    In heaven after ''ages of ages'' of growing glory, we shall have to say, as each new wave of the shoreless, sunlit sea bears us onward, ''It doth not yet appear what we shall be.''
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