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  • Francis H. Bradley
    Francis H. Bradley
    British Philosopher 1846-1924
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    There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
    Benjamin Disraeli
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    Things must be done by parties, not by persons using parties as tools.
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
    American historian and theorist 1910-1977
    Carroll Quigley
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    This persistence as private firms continued because it ensured the maximum of anonymity and secrecy to persons of tremendous public power who dreaded public knowledge of their activities as an evil almost as great as inflation.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
    Blaise Pascal
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    Time heals griefs and quarrels, for we change and are no longer the same persons.
    Source: Pensees (1669)
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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    Timidity is a fault for which it is dangerous to reprove persons whom we wish to correct of it.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
    Ban Ki-moon
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    To measure the success of our societies, we should examine how well those with different abilities, including persons with autism, are integrated as full and valued members.
  • Baltasar Gracián
    Baltasar Gracián
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
    Baltasar Gracián
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    To oblige persons often costs little and helps much.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
    Jean de la Bruyère
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    Two persons cannot long be friends if they cannot forgive each other's little failings.
  • Margaret Fuller
    Margaret Fuller
    American writer 1810-1850
    Margaret Fuller
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    Two persons love in one another the future good which they aid one another to unfold.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
    Ben Jonson
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    We are persons of quality, I assure you, and women of fashion, and come to see and to be seen.
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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    We credit scarcely any persons with good sense except those who are of our opinion.
  • Jacques Maritain
    Jacques Maritain
    French Catholic philosopher 1882-1973
    Jacques Maritain
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    We don't love qualities, we love persons; sometimes by reason of their defects as well as of their qualities.
  • Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle
    Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle
    French author 1657-1757
    Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle
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    We have already begun to fly; several persons, here and there, have found the secret to fitting wings to themselves, of setting them in motion, so that they are held up in the air and are carried across streams.... The art of flying is only just being born; it will be perfected, and some day we will go as far as the moon.
    Source: Entretiens sur la Pluralite des Mondes Habite
  • Bruce Vento
    Bruce Vento
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    We have to put in our time every day to try and achieve and learn so that we can develop our talents and each of you, thank goodness, have special talents; each of you are special persons.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right persons and also in the right manner at the right moment and for the right length of time.
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