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Certain brief sentences are peerless in their ability to give one the feeling that nothing remains to be said.
– Jean Rostand
Certain flaws are necessary for the whole. It would seem strange if old friends lacked certain quirks.
– Johann von Goethe
Certain people in the United States are driving nails into this structure of our relationship, then cutting off the heads. So the Soviets must use their teeth to pull them out.
– Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
Certain souls seem hard because they are capable of strong feelings, and they sometimes go to rather extreme lengths their apparent unconcern and cruelty are but ways, known only to themselves, of feeling more strongly than others.
– Marquis de Sade
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
– Victor Hugo
Certainly he is not of the generation that regards honesty as the best policy. However, he does regard it as a policy. (On President Richard M Nixon)
– Irving Layton
Certainly in the next 50 years we shall see a woman president, perhaps sooner than you think. A woman can and should be able to do any political job that a man can do.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
Certainly it is a world of scarcity. But the scarcity is not confined to iron ore and available land. The most constricting scarcities are those of character and personality.
– William R Allen
Certainly one of the chief guarantees of freedom under any government, no matter how popular and respected, is the right of the citizens to keep and bear arms. This is not to say that firearms should not be carefully used and that definite safety rules of precaution should not be taught and enforced. But the right of the citizens to bear arms is just one guarantee against arbitrary government and one more safeguard against a tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible.
– Hubert Humphrey
Certainly virtue is like precious odors, most fragrant when they are incensed, or crushed for prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
– Francis Bacon
Certainly virtue is like precious odors, most fragrant when they are incensed, or crushed: for prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
– Sir Francis Bacon
Certainly virtue is like precious odours, most fragrant when they are incensed or crushed: for prosperity doth best discover vice; but adversity doth best discover virtue.
– Sir Francis Bacon, Of Adversity
Certainly work is not always required of a man. There is such a thing as a sacred idleness - the cultivation of which is now fearfully neglected.
– G. Macdonald
Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
– Miriam Beard
Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
– Miriam Beard
Cervantes smiled Spain's chivalry away A single laugh demolished the right arm Of his country.
– George Gordon Byron
Cessation of hostilities. War is over. If any Japanese airplanes appear, shoot them down in a friendly way.
– William F. Halsey
Chain letters are not illegal. What is illegal is to threaten lives in such letters or solicit money.
– Deane Jordan
Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads, which sew people together through the years.
– Robert Oxton Bolt
Challenge is a dragon with a gift in its mouthTame the dragon and the gift is yours.
– Noela Evans
Challenge is a dragon with a gift in its mouth…Tame the dragon and the gift is yours.
– Noela Evans
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a different way to stand.
– Oprah Winfrey
Challenges are matters of course i.e. they are natural. And so, they should be expected. Yes of course, there will always be challenges. Thus, you've got to get set to face/bear/confront/surmount them.
– Emeasoba George
Challenges are measures i.e. they are means of realizing a purpose/success/goal/vision/dream. So, take up your challenges.
– Emeasoba George
Challenges are opportunities rather than contingencies. Yes, challenges bring out one's best i.e. they move a person to do what he or she never thought that he/she can/will do.
– Emeasoba George

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