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  • Thomas Love Peacock
    Thomas Love Peacock
    English novelist, poet, and official 1785-1866
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    A book that furnishes no quotations is no book, it is a plaything.
  • Horace Mann
    Horace Mann
    American educator 1796-1859
    Horace Mann
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    Books are not made for furniture but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house
    Source: The Duty of Owning Books (1859)
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
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    Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
    Andrew Jackson
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    Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
    Charles Dickens
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    It is a pleasant thing to reflect upon, and furnishes a complete answer to those who contend for the gradual degeneration of the human species, that every baby born into the world is a finer one than the last.
  • Anatole France
    Anatole France
    French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
    Anatole France
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    It is almost systematically to constitute a natural moral law. Nature has no principles. She furnishes us with no reason to believe that human life is to be respected. Nature, in her indifference, makes no difference between right and wrong.
  • Language furnishes the best proof that a law accepted by a community is a thing that is tolerated and not a rule to which all freely consent.
  • John Locke
    John Locke
    English philosopher 1632-1704
    John Locke
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    Reading furnishes the mind only with material for knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
  • Claude Bernard
    Claude Bernard
    French physiologist 1813-1878
    Claude Bernard
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    A fact in itself is nothing. It is valuable only for the idea attached to it, or for the proof which it furnishes.
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