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  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    It is necessary to the happiness of man that he be mentally faithful to himself. Infidelity does not consist in believing, or in disbelieving; it consists in professing to believe what he does not believe.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism consists largely in saying ''Lord James is dead'' to people who never knew Lord James was alive.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism largely consists of saying 'Lord Jones is Dead' to people who never knew that Lord Jones was alive.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    Justice consists of doing no one injury, decency in giving no one offense.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be? Perhaps we could hardly find a better than that which the experience of the past has already discovered, which consists, I believe, in gymnastic, for the body, and music for the mind.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    Liberality consists less in giving a great deal than in gifts well-timed.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    Liberty consists in doing what one desires.
  • Daniel Webster
    Daniel Webster
    American lawyer and statesman 1782-1852
    Daniel Webster
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    Liberty consists in wholesome restraint.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Life at its noblest leaves mere happiness far behind; and indeed cannot endure it. Happiness is not the object of life: life has no object: it is an end in itself; and courage consists in the readiness to sacrifice happiness for an intenser quality of life.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Life consists in what a person is thinking of all day.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    Life does not consist mainly, or even largely, of facts and happenings. It consists mainly of the storm of thought that is forever flowing through one's head.
  • Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Spanish writer and philosopher 1883-1955
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    Life is an operation which is done in a forward direction. One lives toward the future, because to live consists inexorably in doing, in each individual life making itself.
  • St. John of the Cross
    St. John of the Cross
    Spanish mystic, a Roman Catholic saint, a Carmelite friar and a priest 1542-1591
    St. John of the Cross
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    Love consists not in feeling great things but in having great detachment and in suffering for the Beloved.
  • Aaron Allston
    Aaron Allston
    American game designer and author 1960-2014
    Aaron Allston
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    Luck consists largely of hanging on by your fingernails until things start to go your way.
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