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  • Anne Tyler
    Anne Tyler
    American novelist and short story writer 1941-
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    At most I'll spend three or four hours daily, sometimes less.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
    American poet and essayist 1899-1979
    Allen Tate
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    At twelve I was determined to shoot only For honor; at twenty not to shoot at all; I know at thirty-three that one must shoot As often as one gets the rare chance - In killing there is more than commentary.
  • Baltasar Gracián
    Baltasar Gracián
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    At twenty a man is a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy an ape, at eighty a nothing at all.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    At twenty three the best of life is over and its bitters double.
    Source: Journal entry of 1811 titled: Four or Five Reasons in Favour of a Change
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.
  • Bill Veeck
    Bill Veeck
    American Major League Baseball franchise owner and promoter 1914-
    Bill Veeck
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    Baseball is almost the only orderly thing in a very unorderly world. If you get three strikes, even the best lawyer in the world can't get you off.
  • Johann Kaspar Lavater
    Johann Kaspar Lavater
    Swiss theologist and mysticist 1741-1801
    Johann Kaspar Lavater
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    Be not the fourth friend of him who had three before and lost them.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Beauty is all very well at first sight; but whoever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?
  • Wendy Cope
    Wendy Cope
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    Bloody men are like bloody buses - you wait for about a year and as soon as one approaches your stop two or three others appear.
  • Alija Izetbegovic
    Alija Izetbegovic
    Bosnian politician 1925-2003
    Alija Izetbegovic
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    Bosnia is a complicated country: three religions, three nations and those 'others'. Nationalism is strong in all three nations; in two of them there are a lot of racism, chauvinism, separatism; and now we are supposed to make a state out of that.
  • Antonio Tabucchi
    Antonio Tabucchi
    Italian writer and academic 1943-
    Antonio Tabucchi
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    But I don't think I have any particular talent for prediction, because when you have three or four elements in hand, you don't have to be a genius to reach certain conclusions.
  • Arthur Herzog
    Arthur Herzog
    American novelist, non-fiction writer, and journalist 1927-2010
    Arthur Herzog
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    But if two's company, three's a crowd - and that demands the omniscient point of view.
  • Judith Viorst
    Judith Viorst
    American writer and journalist 1931-
    Judith Viorst
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    But it's hard to be hip over thirty when everyone else is nineteen, when the last dance we learned was the Lindy, and the last we heard, girls who looked like Barbara Streisand were trying to do something about it.
  • Barbara Mandrell
    Barbara Mandrell
    American country music singer, musician, and actress 1948-
    Barbara Mandrell
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    By our Heavenly Father and only because of God, only because of God. We're like other couples. We do not get along perfectly; we do not go without arguments and, as I call them, fights, and heartache and pain and hurting each other. But a marriage is three of us.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
    Ban Ki-moon
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    By strengthening the three pillars of the United Nations - security, development and human rights - we can build a more peaceful, more prosperous and more just world for our succeeding generations.
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