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  • Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
    Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
    German Statesman, Philologist 1767-1835
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    However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory there is no survival.
  • Karl Popper
    Karl Popper
    Austrian-British philosopher and professor 1902-1994
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    We may admit that our groping is often inspired, but we must be on our guard against the belief, however deeply felt, that our inspiration carries any authority, divine or otherwise.
  • When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
  • A duped newspaper or magazine could contend that a fiction-spouting journalist obtained part of his salary via fraud, and use a criminal proceeding to try and recoup that money. Given the profession's notoriously low wages, however, it's probably not worth the publicity headache and legal fees. No news organization has ever pursued such a case.
  • Edgar Saltus
    Edgar Saltus
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    A plain woman is one who, however beautiful, neglects to charm.
  • Machiavelli
    Machiavelli
    Florentijns staatsphilosopher 1469-1527
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    A wise man will see to it that his acts always seem voluntary and not done by compulsion, however much he may be compelled by necessity.
  • Greg Norman
    Greg Norman
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    Aggressive play is a vital asset of the world's greatest golfers. However, it's even more important to the average player. Attack this game in a bold, confident, and determined way, and you'll make a giant leap toward realizing your full potential as a player.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    Agriculture, manufactures, commerce, and navigation, the four pillars of our prosperity, are then most thriving when left most free to individual enterprise. Protection from casual embarrassments, however, may sometimes be seasonably interposed.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Aim at perfection in everything, though in most things it is unattainable. However, they who aim at it, and persevere, will come much nearer to it than those whose laziness and despondency make them give it up as unattainable.
  • Wyndham Lewis
    Wyndham Lewis
    British painter and author 1882-1957
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    Almost anything that can be praised or advocated has been put to some disgusting use. There is no principle, however immaculate, that has not had its compromising manipulator.
  • André Malraux
    André Malraux
    French writer and politician (ps. of A. Berger 1901-1976
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    Always, however brutal an age may actually have been, its style transmits its music only.
  • Machiavelli
    Machiavelli
    Florentijns staatsphilosopher 1469-1527
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    Ambition is so powerful a passion in the human breast, that however high we reach we are never satisfied.
  • Baroness Orczy
    Baroness Orczy
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    An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be.
  • Benjamin Tucker
    Benjamin Tucker
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    And capital punishment, however ineffective it may be and through whatever ignorance it may be resorted to, is a strictly defensive act, - at least in theory.
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