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  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    He swallowed a lot of wisdom, but all of it seems to have gone down the wrong way.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    If the end brings me out all right, what is said against me won't amount to anything. If the end brings me out wrong, then ten angels swearing I was right would make no difference.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his way.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    A long dispute means that both parties are wrong
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A puritan is a person who pours righteous indignation into the wrong things.
  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar Gracian
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right, and raises at first a formidable outcry in defense of custom. But the tumult soon subsides. Time makes more converts than reason.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    A portion of mankind take pride in their vices and pursue their purpose; many more waver between doing what is right and complying with what is wrong.
  • By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong.
  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
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    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.
  • Lord Mansfield
    Lord Mansfield
    British barrister, politician and judge 1705-1793
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    Decide promptly, but never give any reasons. Your decisions may be right, but your reasons are sure to be wrong.
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