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Swedish writer 1849-1912
A man with a so-called character is often a simple piece of mechanism; he has often only one point of view for the extremely complicated relationships of life.
What is called resignation is confirmed desperation.
B. R. Ambedkar
Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
Caste may be bad. Caste may lead to conduct so gross as to be called man's inhumanity to man. All the same, it must be recognized that the Hindus observe Caste not because they are inhuman or wrong-headed. They observe Caste because they are deeply religious.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
Every person above the ordinary has a certain mission that they are called to fulfill.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
Everything in woman hath a solution. It is called pregnancy.
It is from the blues that all that may be called American music derives it most distinctive characteristics.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
It is in these acts called trivialities that the seeds of joy are forever wasted, until men and women look round with haggard faces at the devastation their own waste has made, and say, the earth bears no harvest of sweetness - calling their denial knowledge.
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.
The generative energy, which, when we are loose, dissipates and makes us unclean, when we are continent invigorates and inspires us. Chastity is the flowering of man; and what are called Genius, Heroism, Holiness, and the like, are but various fruits which succeed it.
French writer 1821-1880
The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
Elwyn Brooks White
American writer 1899-1985
The so-called science of poll-taking is not a science at all but mere necromancy. People are unpredictable by nature, and although you can take a nation's pulse, you can't be sure that the nation hasn't just run up a flight of stairs.
To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit it and read it are old women over their tea.
Greek tragedian and poet 480-406 BC
When a good man is hurt all who would be called good must suffer with him.
American gangster and businessman 1899-1947
When I sell liquor, it's called bootlegging; when my patrons serve it on Lake Shore Drive, it's called hospitality.
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