Quotes: impossible

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  • Agnes Repplier
    Agnes Repplier
    American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
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    It is as impossible to withhold education from the receptive mind, as it is impossible to force it upon the unreasoning.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    It is clear that thought is not free if the profession of certain opinions makes it impossible to earn a living.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    It is difficult, if not impossible, for most people to think otherwise than in the fashion of their own period.
  • Bob Barr
    Bob Barr
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    It is difficult, if not impossible, to argue that laws written in the 1970s are adequate for today's intelligence challenges.
  • Salvador Dali
    Salvador Dali
    Spanish painter 1904 - 1989
    Salvador Dali
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    It is either easy or impossible.
  • Agnes Repplier
    Agnes Repplier
    American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
    Agnes Repplier
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    It is impossible for a lover of cats to banish these alert, gentle, and discriminating friends, who give us just enough of their regard and complaisance to make us hunger for more.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    It is impossible for an Englishman to open his mouth without making some other Englishman hate or despise him.
  • Cecil B. DeMille
    Cecil B. DeMille
    American filmmaker 1881-1959
    Cecil B. DeMille
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    It is impossible for us to break the law. We can only break ourselves against the law.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
    Jonathan Swift
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    It is impossible that anything so natural, so necessary, and so universal as death, should ever have been designed by providence as an evil to mankind.
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
    English poet 1792-1822
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
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    It is impossible that had Buonaparte descended from a race of vegetable feeders that he could have had either the inclination or the power to ascend the throne of the Bourbons.
  • Epictetus
    Epictetus
    Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
    Epictetus
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    It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
    Henry Louis Mencken
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    It is impossible to believe that the same God who permitted His own son to die a bachelor regards celibacy as an actual sin.
  • It is impossible to defeat an ignorant man in argument.
  • It is impossible to do a thing the way I see it because the closer I get the more differently I see.