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Quotes 61 till 75 of 1585.

  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    It is very strange, and very melancholy, that the paucity of human pleasures should persuade us ever to call hunting one of them.
  • Dorothy L. Sayers
    Dorothy L. Sayers
    British writer 1893-1957
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    Lawyers enjoy a little mystery, you know. Why, if everybody came forward and told the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth straight out, we should all retire to the workhouse.
  • C. Neil Strait
    C. Neil Strait
    American priest and author 1934-2003
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    Leisure time should be an occasion for deep purpose to throb and for ideas to ferment. Where a man allows leisure to slip without some creative use, he has forfeited a bit of happiness.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Love should be a tree whose roots are deep in the earth, but whose branches extend into heaven.
    Source: Marriage and Morals (1929) ch. 19
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    Men are born with two eyes, but only one tongue, in order that they should see twice as much as they say.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Most of western culture is a distortion of reality. But reality should be distorted; that is, imaginatively amended. The Buddhist acquiescence to nature is neither accurate about nature nor just to human potential.
    Source: Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990)
  • Alice Hoffman
    Alice Hoffman
    American novelist 1952-
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    Mothers always find ways to fit in the work - but then when you're working, you feel that you should be spending time with your children and then when you're with your children, you're thinking about working.
  • Epictetus
    Epictetus
    Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
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    Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend's life also, in our own, to the world.
  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
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    One can quite understand vegetarianism. One can quite understand meat-eating. But it is difficult to understand why a person who is a flesh-eater should object to one kind of flesh, namely cow's flesh. This is an anomaly which call for explanation.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.
  • Luther Burbank
    Luther Burbank
    American botanist, horticulturist and pioneer 1849-1926
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    Our lives as we lead them as passed on to others, whether in physical or mental forms, tingeing all future lives together. This should be enough for one who lives for truth and service to his fellow passengers on the way.
  • Anna Quindlen
    Anna Quindlen
    American author and journalist 1952-
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    People always blame the girl; she should have said no. A monosyllable, but conventional wisdom has always been that boys can't manage it.
  • Brendan Francis
    Brendan Francis
    Irish poet and writer 1923-1964
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    People who ask our advice almost never take it. Yet we should never refuse to give it, upon request, for it often helps us to see our own way more clearly.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
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