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  • John Steinbeck
    John Steinbeck
    American author 1902-1968
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    A book is like a man: clever and dull, brave and cowardly, beautiful and ugly. For every flowering thought there will be a page like a wet and mangy mongrel, and for every looping flight a tap on the wing and a reminder that wax cannot hold the feathers firm too near the sun.
  • Rupert Brooke
    Rupert Brooke
    British poet 1887-1915
    Rupert Brooke
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    A book may be compared to your neighbor: if it be good, it cannot last too long; if bad, you cannot get rid of it too early.
  • Peter Marshall
    Peter Marshall
    Scots-American preacher 1902-1949
    Peter Marshall
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    A different world cannot be built by indifferent people.
  • Aslan Maskhadov
    Aslan Maskhadov
    Chechen politician 1951-2005
    Aslan Maskhadov
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    A foreign ideology cannot be introduced into Chechnya - were it through an Arab or al-Qaeda. Our experience is rich and long enough for us to be Muslims and know what jihad is.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
    Samuel Butler
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    A friend who cannot at a pinch remember a thing or two that never happened is as bad as one who does not know how to forget.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
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    A good soldier, like a good horse, cannot be of a bad color.
  • Raymond Chandler
    Raymond Chandler
    American writer 1888-1959
    Raymond Chandler
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    A good story cannot be devised; it has to be distilled.
  • Walter Bagehot
    Walter Bagehot
    English economist 1826-1877
    Walter Bagehot
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    A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
  • Bram Stoker
    Bram Stoker
    Irish author 1847-1912
    Bram Stoker
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    A house cannot be made habitable in a day; and, after all, how few days go to make up a century.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    A house divided against itself cannot stand - I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    A large city cannot be experientially known; its life is too manifold for any individual to be able to participate in it.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one friend.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
  • Thomas Scott
    Thomas Scott
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    A man cannot leave a better legacy to the world than a well-educated family.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
    Thomas Carlyle
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    A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a devout manner.
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