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  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel Proust
    French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
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    The regularity of a habit is generally in proportion to its absurdity.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
    Oliver Goldsmith
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    Crime generally punishes itself.
  • Sir John Lubbock
    Sir John Lubbock
    British statesman and banker 1834-1913
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    In truth, people can generally make time for what they choose to do; it is not really the time but the will that is lacking.
  • Samuel Smiles
    Samuel Smiles
    Scottish writer 1812-1904
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    It will generally be found that men who are constantly lamenting their ill luck are only reaping the consequences of their own neglect, mismanagement, and improvidence, or want of application.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
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    Most of our pocket wisdom is conceived for the use of mediocre people, to discourage them from ambitious attempts, and generally console them in their mediocrity.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
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    People generally quarrel because they cannot argue.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    The Bible tells us to love our neighbors, and also to love our enemies; probably because they are generally the same people.
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
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    The history of the last century shows, as we shall see later, that the advice given to governments by bankers, like the advice they gave to industrialists, was consistently good for bankers, but was often disastrous for governments, businessmen, and the people generally.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    The Jews generally give value. They make you pay; but they deliver the goods. In my experience the men who want something for nothing are invariably Christians.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory, sometimes, but they never get good will, which would be of more use to them.
  • Ben Wheatley
    Ben Wheatley
    English filmmaker and screenwriter 1972-
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    'Doctor Who' is pretty dark, I think. Generally it's dark; it's always been dark.
  • Susan Sontag
    Susan Sontag
    American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
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    A family's photograph album is generally about the extended family and, often, is all that remains of it.
  • Agnes Repplier
    Agnes Repplier
    American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
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    A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever, and generally stopping before it gets there.
  • William Shenstone
    William Shenstone
    English poet 1714-1763
    William Shenstone
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    A man generally has the good or ill qualities he attributes to mankind.
  • Demosthenes
    Demosthenes
    Greek statesman and orator 384BC-322BC
    Demosthenes
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    A man is his own easiest dupe, for what he wishes to be true he generally believes to be true.
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