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  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
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    Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation applied to life.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
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    The barrier between success is not something which exists in the real world: it is composed purely and simply of doubts about ability.
  • Herbert Spencer
    Herbert Spencer
    British Philosopher 1820-1903
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    A jury is composed of twelve men of average ignorance.
  • Sri Swami Sivananda
    Sri Swami Sivananda
    Indian arts 1887-
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    A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.
  • Katharine Whitehorn
    Katharine Whitehorn
    British journalist, writer, and columnist 1928-
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    Any committee that is the slightest use is composed of people who are too busy to want to sit on it for a second longer than they have to.
  • Jean-Luc Godard
    Jean-Luc Godard
    French moviedirector 1930-
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    Beauty is composed of an eternal, invariable element whose quantity is extremely difficult to determine, and a relative element which might be, either by turns or all at once, period, fashion, moral, passion.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    Even in the meanest sorts of labor, the whole soul of a man is composed into a kind of real harmony the instant he sets himself to work.
  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel Proust
    French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
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    Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
  • Robert Frost
    Robert Frost
    American poet 1874-1963
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    Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
  • Alphonse Karr
    Alphonse Karr
    French writer and editor of Le Figaro 1808-1890
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    Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided.
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
  • It is well to remember that the entire population of the universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others.
  • John Tyndall
    John Tyndall
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    Life is a wave, which in no two consecutive moments of its existence is composed of the same particles.
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