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All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
– John Bay
All would live long, but none would be old.
– Benjamin Franklin
All writers are vain, selfish and lazy, and at the very bottom of their motives lies a mystery. Writing a book is a long, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.
– George Orwell
All writers-all people-have their stores of private and family legends which lie like a collection of half-forgotten, often violent toys on the floor of memory.
– Sir V Pritchett
All wrong doing is done in the sincere belief that it is the best thing to do.
– Arnold Bennett
All Wrongs Reversed.
– Paul Hames
All you earnest young men out to save the world please, have a laugh.
– Reinhold Niebuhr
All you get from a circular argument is dizzy.
– Darrin Bell
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence -- and then success is sure.
– Mark Twain
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence then success is sure.
– Mark Twain
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure.
– Mark Twain, Letter to Mrs Foote, Dec. 2, 1887
All you touch and all you see, is all your life will ever be.
– Roger Waters, Pink Floyd, The Dark Side of the Moon
All you umpires, back to the bleachers. Referees, hit the showers. It's my game. I pitch, I hit, I catch. I run the bases. At sunset, I've won or lost. At sunrise, I'm out again, giving it the old try.
– Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 Coda
All your youth you want to have your greatness taken for granted; when you find it taken for granted, you are unnerved.
– Elizabeth Bowen
All zoos actually offer to the public in return for the taxes spent upon them is a form of idle and witless amusement, compared to which a visit to a penitentiary, or even to a State legislature in session, is informing, stimulating and ennobling.
– H.L. Mencken
All [zoos] actually offer to the public in return for the taxes spent upon them is a form of idle and witless amusement, compared to which a visit to a penitentiary, or even to a State legislature in session, is informing, stimulating and ennobling.
– H. L. Mencken
All's fair in love and war.
– Francis Edwards
Allow me someday to touch you.The way that you've all touched me.
– Happy Rhodes
Allowing God to have His way in our lives is the greatest blessing we can ever enjoy!
– Vijay Samuel Benjamin
Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those whom we cannot resemble.
– Samuel Johnson
Almost all really new ideas have a certain aspect of foolishness when they are first produced.
– Alfred North Whitehead
Almost all reformers, however strict their social conscience, live in houses just as big as they can pay for.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
Almost anything you do is insignificant, But it is very important that you do it.
– Mahathma Gandhi
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
– George Santayana
Almost everybody in the neighborhood had troubles, frankly localized and specified; but only the chosen had complications. To have them was in itself a distinction, though it was also, in most cases, a death warrant. People struggled on for years wit
– Edith Wharton

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