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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Every man over forty is a scoundrel.
  • Billie Burke
    Billie Burke
    American actress 1884-1970
    Billie Burke
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    A woman past forty should make up her mind to be young; not her face.
  • Meister Eckhart
    Meister Eckhart
    German mystic 1260-1326 AD
    Meister Eckhart
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    A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there.
  • Groucho Marx
    Groucho Marx
    American comic actor 1895-1977
    Groucho Marx
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    A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
  • Walter Cronkite
    Walter Cronkite
    American broadcast journalist 1916-2009
    Walter Cronkite
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    I asked [my doctors] if I'd be able to play singles tennis and they said I could. That made me very happy since I haven't played in five years.
  • Damon Runyon
    Damon Runyon
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    I came to the conclusion long ago that all life is six to five against.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
    Lord George Byron
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    I shall soon be six-and-twenty. Is there anything in the future that can possibly console us for not being always twenty-five?
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    No matter how long he lives, no man ever becomes as wise as the average woman of forty-eight.
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
    American writer 1932-
    Bernie Siegel
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    Our Creator has given us five senses to help us survive threats from the external world, and a sixth sense, our healing system, to help us survive internal threats.
  • Anita Brookner
    Anita Brookner
    British Writer 1938-
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    She was a handsome woman of forty-five and would remain so for many years.
  • Hervey Allen
    Hervey Allen
    American author 1889-1949
    Hervey Allen
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    The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
    Eric Hoffer
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    There is a totalitarian regime inside every one of us. We are ruled by a ruthless politburo which sets our norms and drives us from one five-year plan to another. The autonomous individual who has to justify his existence by his own efforts is in eternal bondage to himself.
  • Caroll Spinney
    Caroll Spinney
    American puppeteer, cartoonist, author and speaker 1933-2019
    Caroll Spinney
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    When I was eight, I bought my first puppet. It was a monkey, and I paid five cents for it. I collected some scrap wood and built myself a puppet theatre. I made 32 cents with my first show, which I thought was pretty good, and that's when I knew I would be a puppeteer when I grew up.
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