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American poet, novelist, pen name of Eleanore Marie Sarton 1912-1995
It was completely fruitless to quarrel with the world, whereas the quarrel with oneself was occasionally fruitful and always, she had to admit, interesting.
American Author, Advertising Executive 1886-1967
It would do the world good if every man would compel himself occasionally to be absolutely alone. Most of the world s progress has come out of such loneliness.
Ulysses S. Grant
American Army general 1822-1885
Labor disgraces no man, but occasionally men disgrace labor.
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
Laws and institutions, like clocks, must occasionally be cleaned, wound up, and set to true time.
English statesman 1874-1965
Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue on.
English statesman 1874-1965
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.
American Evangelist 1918-
Occasionally I've seen children become heavy-handed and insensitive when dealing with their aging parents, and it only caused resentment and hard feelings.
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-1968
Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
English actor 1971-
Occasionally, when you do a take, and - what I kind of sort of like is asking for a PPB - Personal Play Back.
British writer 1891-1976
One has occasionally to pocket one’s pride and readjust one’s ideas.Source: Death in the Clouds (1935) ch. 25
Anna Julia Cooper
American author, activist and sociologist 1858-1964
One needs occasionally to stand aside from the hum and rush of human interests and passions to hear the voices of God.
A. S. Byatt
English novelist and poet 1936-
Pain hardens, and great pain hardens greatly, whatever the comforters say, and suffering does not ennoble, though it may occasionally lend a certain rigid dignity of manner to the suffering frame.
American journalist and editor 1926-
People, like sheep, tend to follow a leader - occasionally in the right direction.
American Playwright 1947-
Policemen so cherish their status as keepers of the peace and protectors of the public that they have occasionally been known to beat to death those citizens or groups who question that status.
American actor, writer and director 1958-
Such is an actor's life. We must ride the waves of every film, barfing occasionally, yet maintain our dignity, even as the bulk of our Herculean efforts are keel-hauled before our very eyes.Source: On filming MacHales Navy
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