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  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    I have heard say that complimenting is lying.
    Source: Polite conversation
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    A footman may swear; but he cannot swear like a lord. He can swear as often: but can he swear with equal delicacy, propriety, and judgment?
  • Abdul Kalam
    Abdul Kalam
    11th President of India 1931-2015
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    Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.
  • Agnes Repplier
    Agnes Repplier
    American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
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    It is not what we learn in conversation that enriches us. It is the elation that comes of swift contact with tingling currents of thought.
  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
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    Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are travelling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    May you live all the days of your life.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    The stoical scheme of supplying our wants by lopping off our desires, is like cutting off our feet when we want shoes.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    Whoever wishes to win in this game must have patience and money, since the values are so little constant and the rumors so little founded on truth Vision is the art of seeing things invisible.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    A nice man is a man of nasty ideas.
  • Eugene Field
    Eugene Field
    American writer 1850-1895
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    All human joys are swift of wing, For heaven doth so allot it; That when you get an easy thing, You find you haven't got it.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    All human race would be wits. And millions miss, for one that hits.
  • Graham Swift
    Graham Swift
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    All nature's creatures join to express nature's purpose. Somewhere in their mounting and mating, rutting and butting is the very secret of nature itself.
  • Taylor Swift
    Taylor Swift
    American singer-songwriter 1989-
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    All of my songs are autobiographical.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    Although men are accused of not knowing their own weakness, yet perhaps few know their own strength. It is in men as in soils, where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.
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