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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    A beautiful form is better than a beautiful face; it gives a higher pleasure than statues or pictures; it is the finest of the fine arts.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
    Thomas Paine
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    What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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    Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example.
  • Harry S. Truman
    Harry S. Truman
    American president 1884-1972
    Harry S. Truman
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    It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow's viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differences.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    A good memory and a tongue tied in the middle is a combination which gives immortality to conversation.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right, and raises at first a formidable outcry in defense of custom. But the tumult soon subsides. Time makes more converts than reason.
  • Carl Levin
    Carl Levin
    American attorney 1934-
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    Dr. Rice's record on Iraq gives me great concern. In her public statements she clearly overstated and exaggerated the intelligence concerning Iraq before the war in order to support the President's decision to initiate military action against Iraq.
  • Warren Bennis
    Warren Bennis
    American scholar, organizational consultant and author 1925-2014
    Warren Bennis
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    Good leaders make people feel that they're at the very heart of things, not at the periphery. Everyone feels that he or she makes a difference to the success of the organization. When that happens people feel centered and that gives their work meaning.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Good nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit and gives a certain air to the countenance which is more amiable than beauty.
  • Pablo Casals
    Pablo Casals
    Spanish cellist, composer, and conductor 1876-1973
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    I feel the capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance.
  • Ursula K. Le Guin
    Ursula K. Le Guin
    American author 1929-
    Ursula K. Le Guin
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    My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world and exiles me from it.
  • Gilbert Adair
    Gilbert Adair
    Scottish novelist, poet, film critic and journalist. 1944-2001
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    The earth is mankind's ultimate haven, our blessed terra firma. When it trembles and gives way beneath our feet, it's as though one of God's checks has bounced.
  • William Cowper
    William Cowper
    English poet 1731-1800
    William Cowper
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    Variety is the very spice of live, I that gives it all its flavour.
    Source: The Timepiece 606
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    'Tis God gives skill, but not without men's hand: He could not make Antonio Stradivarius's violins without Antonio.
  • A hearty laugh gives one a dry cleaning, while a good cry is a wet wash.
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