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For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.
– Homer, The Odyssey
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For Scripture is the school of the Holy Spirit, in which, as nothing is omitted that is both necessary and useful to know, so nothing is taught but what is expedient to know. Therefore we must guard against depriving believers of anything disclosed about predestination in Scripture, lest we seem either wickedly to defraud them of the blessing of their God or to accuse and scoff at the Holy Spirit for having published what it is in any way profitable to suppress.
– John Calvin
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For serenity, always prefer the cottage to the palace!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For some life lasts a short while, but the memories it holds last forever.
– Laura Swenson
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For some not to be martyrs is martyrdom indeed.
– Leo Rosten
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For some reason, leatherbound copies of the goings-on in Congress lined the shelves of our living room, and I pored over them when I was 12. I had never read anything so funny," Alda said. "From then on, I knew I wanted to do comedy.
– Alan Alda
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For some, life is about "being Cool" while for others its about "being Hot". While there is room for both, we must avoid "being Lukewarm".
– Vijay Samuel Benjamin
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For some, the universe ends at the borders of their villages; even for others, at the threshold of their home doors.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For somehow this is tyranny's disease, to trust no friends.
– Aeschylus
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For someone who doesn’t have the key, the door becomes a wall; for someone who has the key, there is no door!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For target shooting, that's okay. Get a license and go to the range. For defense of the home, that's why we have police departments.
– James Brady
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For ten years Caesar ruled with an iron hand. Then with a wooden foot, and finally with a piece of string.
– Spike Milligan, The Goons
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For that which is born death is certain, and for the dead birth is certain. Therefore grieve not over that which is unavoidable.
– Bhagavad Gita
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For that's what a woman, a mother wants -- to teach her children to take an interest in life. She knows it's safer for them to be interested in other people's happiness than to believe in their own.
– Athenus
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For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast,And breathed in the face of the foe as he pass'dAnd the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill,And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever grew still
– George Gordon Byron
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For the beggar, everything is always out of fashion.
– Vikrant Parsai
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For the birds that cannot soar, God has provided low branches.
– Turkish Proverb
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For the bored souls, sometimes sea is the best answer!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For the desert, a camel is better than a horse. - On Situational Leadership; Stamina vs. Speed
– Med Jones
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For the duration of its collective life, or the time during which its identity may be assumed, each class resembles a hotel or an omnibus, always full, but always of different people.
– Joseph Schumpeter
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For the first fourteen years for a rod they do whine, For the next as a pearl in the world they do shine, For the next trim beauty beginneth to swerve, For the next matrons or drudges they serve, For the next doth crave a staff for a stay, For the next a bier to fetch them away.
– Thomas Tusser
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For the first time in the history of mankind, one generation literally has the power to destroy the past, the present and the future, the power to bring time to an end.
– Hubert Humphrey
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For the first time in the history of our country the majority of our people believe that the next five years will be worse than the past five years.
– James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.
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For the first year of marriage I had basically a bad attitude. I tended to place my wife underneath a pedestal
– Woody Allen
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For the great mass of mankind, the only saving grace needed is a steady fidelity to what is nearest to hand and heart for the short moment of each human effort.
– Joseph Conrad
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