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Fred A. Allen
American comic 1894-1957
A celebrity is a person who works hard all of their life to become well known, and then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
German philosopher 1748-1830
I am proud to be known to the world as the founder of the Illuminati.
Basil of Caesarea
Greek bishop of Caesarea Mazaca in Cappadocia 330-379
A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
Otto von Bismarck
German statesman 1815-1898
A really great man is known by three signs... generosity in the design, humanity in the execution, moderation in success.
American writer 1924-1987
Any real change implies the breakup of the world as one has always known it, the loss of all that gave one an identity, the end of safety.Source: Nobody Knows My Name (1961)
English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
Be your character what it will, it will be known; and nobody will take it upon your word.
American-British author 1951-
Clearly, some time ago makers and consumers of American junk food passed jointly through some kind of sensibility barrier in the endless quest for new taste sensations. Now they are a little like those desperate junkies who have tried every known drug and are finally reduced to mainlining toilet bowl cleanser in an effort to get still higher.
Ahmed Ben Bella
Algerian politician, socialist soldier and revolutionary 1916-2012
Colonialism is known in its primitive form, that is to say, by the permanent settling of repressive foreign powers, with an army, services, policies. This phase has known cruel colonial occupations which have lasted 300 years in Indonesia.
For lust of knowing what should not be known, we take the Golden Road to Samarkand.
American soldier, bison hunter, and showman 1846-1917
Frontiersmen good and bad, gunmen as well as inspired prophets of the future, have been my camp companions. Thus, I know the country of which I am about to write as few men now living have known it.
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
Have you known how to take rest? You have done more than he who hath taken empires and cities.
B. R. Ambedkar
Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
I am not concerned that I am not known, I seek to be worthy to be known.
American politician and U.S. Senator 1811-1874
I have never known a man who was sensual in his youth, who was high-minded when old.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
In the highest civilization, the book is still the highest delight. He who has once known its satisfactions is provided with a resource against calamity.