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  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
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    Everybody likes to go their own way - to choose their own time and manner of devotion.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Let your enemies be disarmed by the gentleness of your manner, but at the same time let them feel, the steadiness of your resentment.
  • Leonardo Da Vinci
    Leonardo Da Vinci
    Italian painter, inventor and musician 1452-1519
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    Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will be powerless to vex your mind.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Courage that grows from constitution often forsakes a man when he has occasion for it; courage which arises from a sense of duty acts ;in a uniform manner.
  • Carol Bellamy
    Carol Bellamy
    American nonprofit executive 1942-
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    Here once again education is crucial, it enables children to be become more aware of their rights and to exercise them in a respectful manner which helps them shape their own future.
  • Norman Douglas
    Norman Douglas
    British Author 1868-1952
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    A man can believe a considerable deal of rubbish, and yet go about his daily work in a rational and cheerful manner.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    A man cannot make a pair of shoes rightly unless he do it in a devout manner.
  • Carlos Castaneda
    Carlos Castaneda
    American author and anthropologist 1925-1998
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    A man goes to knowledge as he goes to war, wideawake, with fear, with respect, and with absolute assurance. Going to knowledge or going to war in any other manner is a mistake, and whoever makes it will live to regret his steps.
  • Aaron Sorkin
    Aaron Sorkin
    American screenwriter, director, producer, and playwright 1961-
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    A news organization has a much different responsibility. I might not be telling you the whole story. I might not be telling you a story in a manner that is properly sophisticated.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are to get knowledge is in books. The true university of these days is a collection of books.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    Belief is with them mechanical, voluntary: they believe what they are paid for - they swear to that which turns to account. Do you suppose, that after years spent in this manner, they have any feeling left answering to the difference between truth and falsehood?
  • Edward Hoagland
    Edward Hoagland
    American Novelist, Essayist 1932-
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    Country people tend to consider that they have a corner on righteousness and to distrust most manifestations of cleverness, while people in the city are leery of righteousness but ascribe to themselves all manner of cleverness.
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    Detection is, or ought to be, an exact science, and should be treated in the same cold and unemotional manner.
    Source: The Sign of the Four (1890) Ch. 1
  • Anna Freud
    Anna Freud
    Austrian-British psychoanalyst 1895-1982
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    Everyone here says in a surprised manner that I have grown... they are so stupid and do not notice that I am standing up straighter!
  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
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    Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be.
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