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  • A. A. Milne
    A. A. Milne
    English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
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    I suppose that everyone of us hopes secretly for immortality; to leave, I mean, a name behind him which will live forever in this world, whatever he may be doing, himself, in the next.
  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
    American journalist and writer 1892-1950
    Agnes Smedley
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    Everybody calls everybody a spy, secretly, in Russia, and everybody is under surveillance. You never feel safe.
  • Berkeley Breathed
    Berkeley Breathed
    American cartoonist, director and screenwriter 1957-
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    I'll confess right here that I secretly wish I'd have drawn a strip about a little boy with a fake tiger, going for adventures throughout the universe in spaceships of his imagination.
  • Don Marquis
    Don Marquis
    American writer 1878-1937
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    It would be a colorless world if each individual did not secretly believe himself superior to almost everyone else.
  • Leonard Cohen
    Leonard Cohen
    Canadian-born American Musician, Songwriter, Singer 1934-
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    Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph; killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true.
  • Sir Philip Sidney
    Sir Philip Sidney
    British Author, Courtier 1554-1586
    Sir Philip Sidney
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    Open suspecting of others comes of secretly condemning ourselves.
  • Fulton John Sheen
    Fulton John Sheen
    American Catholic bishop 1895-1979
    Fulton John Sheen
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    Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
  • Bryan Ferry
    Bryan Ferry
    English singer and songwriter 1945-
    Bryan Ferry
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    Secretly, I wanted to look like Jimi Hendrix, but I could never quite pull it off.
  • Bernard Tschumi
    Bernard Tschumi
    French-Swiss architect, writer, and educator 1944-
    Bernard Tschumi
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    Society secretly delights in crime, excesses, and violated prohibitions of all sorts.
  • John Maynard Keynes
    John Maynard Keynes
    British economist 1883-1946
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    The best way to destroy the capitalist system is to debauch the currency. By a continuing process of inflation governments can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    The most heated defenders of a science, who cannot endure the slightest sneer at it, are commonly those who have not made very much progress in it and are secretly aware of this defect.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
    Henry Ward Beecher
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    The world's battlefields have been in the heart chiefly, and there the greatest heroism has been secretly exercised.
  • William Trogdon
    William Trogdon
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    There are two kinds of adventurers: those who go truly hoping to find adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won t.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
    Blaise Pascal
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    We conceal it from ourselves in vain - we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man cannot possibly live for a moment without it.
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