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Absolute power is the power to destroy.
– Frank Herbert, Dune
Abstain from beans.
– Plutarch
Abstainer. A weak man who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.
– Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.
– Samuel Johnson
Abstract art is a product of the untalented, sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
– Al Capp
Abstract art: a product of the untalented sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
– Al Capp
Absurdity, n. A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
– Ambrose Bierce
Absurdity. A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
– Ambrose Gwinett Bierce
Abundance is a process of letting go; that which is empty can receive.
– Bryant McGill
Abundance is, in large part, an attitude.
– Sue Patton Thoele
Abundance of knowledge does not teach men to be wise.
– Heraclitus
Abundance, like want, ruins many.
– Romanian Proverb
Abuse a man unjustly, and you will make friends for him.
– Edgar Watson Howe
Abuse if you slight it, will gradually die away; but if you show yourself irritated, you will be thought to have deserved it.
– Tacitus
Abused as we abuse it at present, dramatic art is in no sense cathartic it is merely a form of emotional masturbation. It is the rarest thing to find a player who has not had his character affected for the worse by the practice of his profession. Nobody can make a habit of self-exhibition, nobody can exploit his personality for the sake of exercising a kind of hypnotic power over others, and remain untouched by the process.
– Aldous Huxley

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