Quotes by persons

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  • Martin Luther
    Martin Luther
    German preacher 1483-1546
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    An earthly kingdom cannot exist without inequality of persons. Some must be free, some serfs, some rulers, some subjects.
  • Auberon Herbert
    Auberon Herbert
    British writer, theorist, philosopher
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    And what sort of philosophical doctrine is thi - that numbers confer unlimited rights, that they take from some persons all rights over themselves, and vest these rights in others.
  • Will Cuppy
    Will Cuppy
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    Aristotle is famous for knowing everything. He taught that the brain exists merely to cool the blood and is not involved in the process of thinking. This is true only of certain persons.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    As for charity, it is a matter in which the immediate effect on the persons directly concerned, and the ultimate consequence to the general good, are apt to be at complete war with one another.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
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    As long as our government is administered for the good of the people, and is regulated by their will; as long as it secures to us the rights of persons and of property, liberty of conscience and of the press, it will be worth defending.
  • Anthony Kennedy
    Anthony Kennedy
    American lawyer and jurist 1936-
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    As the Constitution endures, persons in every generation can invoke its principles in their own search for greater freedom.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
    John Donne
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    At most, the greatest persons are but great wens, and excrescences; men of wit and delightful conversation, but as morals for ornament, except they be so incorporated into the body of the world that they contribute something to the sustentation of the whole.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    Authentic Christians are persons who stand apart from others. Their character seems deeper, their ideas fresher, their spirit softer, their courage greater, their leadership stronger, their concerns wider, their compassion more genuine and their convictions more concrete.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.
  • Oliver Cromwell
    Oliver Cromwell
    Parliamentarian General, Lord Protector of England 1599-1658
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    Do not trust to the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you and I were going to be hanged.
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    Doubt is to certainty as neurosis is to psychosis. The neurotic is in doubt and has fears about persons and things; the psychotic has convictions and makes claims about them. In short, the neurotic has problems, the psychotic has solutions.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Errors look so very ugly in persons of small means - one feels they are taking quite a liberty in going astray; whereas people of fortune may naturally indulge in a few delinquencies.
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily; and why older persons, especially if vain or important, cannot learn at all.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    Every great man is always being helped by everybody; for his gift is to get good out of all things and all persons.
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