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  • Sir James Matthew Barrie
    Sir James Matthew Barrie
    British playwright 1860-1937
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    Men's second childhood begins when a woman gets a hold of him.
  • Robert Frost
    Robert Frost
    American poet 1874-1963
    Robert Frost
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    A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
  • Joseph Joubert
    Joseph Joubert
    French writer 1754-1824
    Joseph Joubert
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    Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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    I venerate old age; and I love not the man who can look without emotion upon the sunset of life, when the dusk of evening begins to gather over the watery eye, and the shadows of twilight grow broader and deeper upon the understanding.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
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    Peace, like charity, begins at home.
  • William Faulkner
    William Faulkner
    American writer 1897-1962
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    The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
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    A body of work such as Pasteur's is inconceivable in our time: no man would be given a chance to create a whole science. Nowadays a path is scarcely opened up when the crowd begins to pour in.
  • William Shenstone
    William Shenstone
    English poet 1714-1763
    William Shenstone
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    A liar begins with making falsehood appear like truth, and ends with making truth itself appear like falsehood.
  • Heywood Broun
    Heywood Broun
    American Journalist, Novelist 1888-1939
    Heywood Broun
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    A liberal is a man who leaves a room when the fight begins.
  • Amy Hempel
    Amy Hempel
    American short story writer and journalist 1951-
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    A love affair begins with a fantasy. For instance, that the beloved will always be there.
    Source: The Dog of the Marriage (2010) 70
  • John Burroughs
    John Burroughs
    American writer 1837-1921
    John Burroughs
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    A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he begins to blame somebody else and stops trying.
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    Colombian writer 1928-
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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    A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
  • Ruth Benedict
    Ruth Benedict
    American anthropologist and folklorist 1887-1948
    Ruth Benedict
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    A man's indebtedness is not virtue; his repayment is. Virtue begins when he dedicates himself actively to the job of gratitude.
  • John Banville
    John Banville
    Irish writer 1945-
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    A plot begins when somebody has something to hide.
    Source: A Death In Summer
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