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  • Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
    Buddha
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    A woman of the world is anxious to exhibit her form and shape, whether walking, standing, sitting, or sleeping. Even when represented as a picture, she desires to captivate with the charms of her beauty and, thus, to rob men of their steadfast heart.
  • Bono
    Bono
    Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
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    Africa is a continent in flames. And deep down, if we really accepted that Africans were equal to us, we would all do more to put the fire out. We're standing around with watering cans, when what we really need is the fire brigade.
  • Lenny Bruce
    Lenny Bruce
    American Comedian 1925-1966
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    All my humor is based upon destruction and despair. If the whole world were tranquil, without disease and violence, I'd be standing on the breadline right in back of J. Edgar Hoover.
  • Bella Heathcote
    Bella Heathcote
    Australian actress 1987-
    Bella Heathcote
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    All on-set kisses are weird, no matter who it is, especially with people standing around coughing and sneezing. It's very uncomfortable!
  • Edward. E. Cummings
    Edward. E. Cummings
    American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright 1894-1962
    Edward. E. Cummings
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    America makes prodigious mistakes, America has colossal faults, but one thing cannot be denied: America is always on the move. She may be going to Hell, of course, but at least she isn't standing still.
  • Austin O'Malley
    Austin O'Malley
    American writer, ophthalmologist and a professor of English literatur 1858-1932
    Austin O'Malley
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    An Englishmen thinks seated; a Frenchmen standing; an American pacing, an Irishman, afterwards.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    And we can see the positive impacts right here at Solyndra. Less than a year ago, we were standing on what was an empty lot.But through the Recovery Act, this company received a loan to expand its operations. This new factory is the result of those loans.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a false accusation when brought against a man of the purest and holiest character, boils over and is at once dissipated, and vanishes and threats of heaven and sea, himself standing unmoved.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
  • Brett Hull
    Brett Hull
    Canadian-born American former ice hockey player 1964-
    Brett Hull
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    Because I don't look like I'm skating around as hard as Bobby Bassen doesn't mean my mind isn't working twice as hard as Bobby's mind. Just because I can't fight like Kelly Chase doesn't mean standing in front of the net getting cross-checked and slashed isn't toughness as well.
  • Oswald Chambers
    Oswald Chambers
    Scottish preacher, writer 1874-1917
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    Books are standing counselors and preachers, always at hand, and always disinterested; having this advantage over oral instructors, that they are ready to repeat their lesson as often as we please.
  • Augusten Burroughs
    Augusten Burroughs
    American writer 1965-
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    But I can also write in crappy motel rooms, while standing in line, or sitting in the dentist's chair.
  • Anna Freud
    Anna Freud
    Austrian-British psychoanalyst 1895-1982
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    Everyone here says in a surprised manner that I have grown... they are so stupid and do not notice that I am standing up straighter!
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    Expect poison from standing water.
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