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  • Horace Mann
    Horace Mann
    American educator 1796-1859
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    A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on a cold iron.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    Every man is the builder of a temple, called his body, to the god he worships, after a style purely his own, nor can he get off by hammering marble instead. We are all sculptors and painters, and our material is our own flesh and blood and bones.
  • Barbara Cartland
    Barbara Cartland
    English author of romance novels 1901-2000
    Barbara Cartland
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    France is the only place where you can make love in the afternoon without people hammering on your door.
    Source: The Guardian (Dec. 24, 1984)
  • Ben Carson
    Ben Carson
    American politician, and author 1951-
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    Illogical thinkers throw names and slurs around because they have no arguments with which to rebut their opponents. Rational people have to keep hammering their points home.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    The journalists have constructed for themselves a little wooden chapel, which they also call the Temple of Fame, in which they put up and take down portraits all day long and make such a hammering you can't hear yourself speak.
  • Jacob Riis
    Jacob Riis
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    When nothing seems to help, I go look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
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