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For certain people after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.
– Gore Vidal
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For cowards the road of desertion should be left open; they will carry over to the enemy nothing, but their fears.
– Christian Nevell Bovee
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For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.
– Bob Wells
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For every ailment under the sun, There is a remedy, or there is none... If there be one try to find it If there be none, never mind it
– Dean Hawkins
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For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
– Jim Rohn
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For every human problem, there is a neat, simple solution and it is always wrong
– H.L. Mencken
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For every living creature that succeeds in getting a footing in life there are thousands or millions that perish. There is an enormous random scattering for every seed that comes to life. This does not remind us of intelligent human design. "If a man in order to shoot a hare, were to discharge thousands of guns on a great moor in all possible directions; if in order to get into a locked room, he were to buy ten thousand casual keys, and try them all; if, in order to have a house, he were to build a town, and leave all the other houses to wind and weather - assuredly no one would call such proceedings purposeful and still less would anyone conjecture behind these proceedings a higher wisdom, unrevealed reasons, and superior prudence."
– J.W.N. Sullivan
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for every one to reach the mountain top of his or her desire its really a hustle and hard work
– MCclane Otim Derick
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For every person who wants to teach there are approximately thirty people who don't want to learn--much.
– W. C. Sellar
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For every problem there is a solution which is simple, clean and wrong.
– Henry Louis Mencken
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For every problem, there is one solution which is simple, neat and wrong.
– Henry Louis Mencken
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For every prohibition you create you also create an underground.
– Jello Biafra
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For every romantic possiblity, no matter how robust, there exists at least one equal and opposite sentence, phrase, or word capable of extinguishing it.
– Malcom Gladwell
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For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
– John W. Gardner
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For every thousand hacking at the leaves of evil, there is one striking at the root.
– Henry Thoreau
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For everybody knows that it requires very little to satisfy the gentlemen, if a woman will only give her mind to it.
– Margaret Oliphant Oliphant
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For everything you have missed, you have gained something else and for everything you gain, you lose something.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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For example, in Year 1 that useless letter "c" would be dropped to be replased either by "k" or "s", and likewise "x" would no longer be part of the alphabet. The only kase in which "c" would be retained would be the "ch" formation, which will be dealt with later. Year 2 might reform "w" spelling, so that "which" and "one" would take the same konsonant, wile Year 3 might well abolish "y" replasing it with "i" and Iear 4 might fiks the "g
j" anomali wonse and for all.

Jenerally, then, the improvement would kontinue iear bai iear with Iear 5 doing awai with useless double konsonants, and Iears 6-12 or so modifaiing vowlz and the rimeining voist and unvoist konsonants. Bai Iear 15 or sou, it wud fainali bi posibl tu meik ius ov thi ridandant letez "c", "y" and "x" -- bai now jast a memori in the maindz ov ould doderez -- tu riplais "ch", "sh", and "th" rispektivli.

Fainali, xen, aafte sam 20 iers ov orxogrefkl riform, wi wud
hev a lojikl, kohirnt speling in ius xrewawt xe Ingliy-spiking werld.

– Mark Twain, "A Plan for the Improvement of English Spelling"
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For fast-acting relief try slowing down.
– Lily Tomlin
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For flavor, instant sex will never supercede the stuff you have to peel and cook.
– Quentin Crisp
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For four-fifths of our history, our planet was populated by pond scum.
– J. W. Schopf
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For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.
– Charles De Gaulle
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For God hates utterly The bray of bragging tongues.
– Sophocles
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For God hates utterly
The bray of bragging tongues.

– Sophocles, Antigone
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For God must have more important universal matters to attend to than keeping himself busy with us, people! God is not interested in local matters!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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