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  • André Maurois
    André Maurois
    French writer (ps. of Émile Herzog) 1885-1967
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    If you create an act, you create a habit. If you create a habit, you create a character. If you create a character, you create a destiny.
  • André Maurois
    André Maurois
    French writer 1885-1967
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    If you create an act, you create a habit. If you create a habit, you create a character. If you create a character, you create a destiny.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    A pessimist is a man who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself.
  • John Berry
    John Berry
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    A good idea plus capable men cannot fail; it is better than money in the bank.
  • Marilyn Monroe
    Marilyn Monroe
    American actress 1926-1962
    Marilyn Monroe
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    I don't want to make money. I just want to be wonderful.
  • Woody Allen
    Woody Allen
    American movie director and actor 1935 -
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    Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Anybody can make history. Only a great man can write it.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    Can there be a love which does not make demands on its object?
  • William Faulkner
    William Faulkner
    American writer 1897-1962
    William Faulkner
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    The end of wisdom is to dream high enough to lose the dream in the seeking of it.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
    Umberto Eco
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    A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams.
  • Minna Antrim
    Minna Antrim
    American writer 1861-1950
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    Man proposes, woman forecloses.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    'Tis very certain that each man carries in his eye the exact indication of his rank in the immense scale of men, and we are always learning to read it. A complete man should need no auxiliaries to his personal presence.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.