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  • O. Henry
    O. Henry
    American short story writer, pen name of William S. Porter 1862-1910
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    You can't appreciate home till you've left it, money till it's spent, your wife till she's joined a woman's club, nor Old Glory till you see it hanging on a broomstick on the shanty of a consul in a foreign town.
  • Bernard Meltzer
    Bernard Meltzer
    American professor 1914-
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    Before you speak ask yourself if what you are going to say is true, is kind, is necessary, is helpful. If the answer is no, maybe what you are about to say should be left unsaid.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
    Voltaire
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    I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your annuities. It is the only pleasure I have left.
  • Otto Von Bismarck
    Otto Von Bismarck
    German statesman 1815-1898
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    A government must not waiver once it has chosen it's course. It must not look to the left or right but go forward.
  • Robert H. Schuller
    Robert H. Schuller
    American Christian televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and au 1926-2015
    Robert H. Schuller
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    Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
  • Walt Disney
    Walt Disney
    American producer 1901-1966
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    Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    Every man has enough power left to carry out that of which he is convinced.
  • Sydney Smith
    Sydney Smith
    English writer and cleric 1771-1845
    Sydney Smith
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    Heat, ma am! It was so dreadful here that I found there was nothing left for it but to take off my flesh and sit in my bones.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    I have no doubt that it is a part of the destiny of the human race, in its gradual improvement, to leave off eating animals, as surely as the savage tribes have left off eating each other when they came in contact with the more civilized.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    I have somewhere met with the epitaph on a charitable man which has pleased me very much. I cannot recollect the words, but here is the sense of it: ''What I spent I lost; what I possessed is left to others; what I gave away remains with me.''
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    If we were left solely to the wordy wit of legislators in Congress for our guidance, uncorrected by the seasonal experience and the effectual complaints of the people, America would not long retain her rank among the nations.
  • William S. Burroughs
    William S. Burroughs
    American writer and artist 1914-1997
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    Intelligence and war are games, perhaps the only meaningful games left. If any player becomes too proficient, the game is threatened with termination.
  • Hannah Arendt
    Hannah Arendt
    German-born American political theorist 1906-1975
    Hannah Arendt
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    No cause is left but the most ancient of all, the one, in fact, that from the beginning of our history has determined the very existence of politics, the cause of freedom versus tyranny.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    So much of left-wing thought is a kind of playing with fire by people who don't even know that fire is hot.
  • Adlai E. Stevenson II
    Adlai E. Stevenson II
    American lawyer, politician, and diplomat 1900-1965
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    The New Dealers have all left Washington to make way for the car dealers.
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