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For all the advances in medicine, there is still no cure for the common birthday.
– John Herschel Glenn, Jr.
For all the gold and silver stolen and shipped to Spain did not make the Spanish people richer. It gave their kings an edge in the balance of power for a time, a chance to hire more mercenary soldiers for their wars. They ended up losing those wars anyway, and all that was left was a deadly inflation, a starving population, the rich richer, the poor poorer, and a ruined peasant class.
– Hans Konig
For all their strength, men were sometimes like little children.
– Lawana Blackwell
For all your days be prepared, and meet them ever alike. When you are the anvil, bear -- when you are the hammer, strike.
– Edwin Markham
For ambitious and greedy, there exists no summit, but only climbing up perpetually.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
For Americans war is almost all of the time a nuisance, and military skill is a luxury like Mah-Jongg. But when the issue is brought home to them, war becomes as important, for the necessary period, as business or sport. And it is hard to decide which is likely to be the more ominous for the Axis -- an American decision that this is sport, or that it is business.
– D. W. Brogan
For an actress to be a success, she must have the face of a Venus, the brains of a Minerva, the grace of Terpsichore, the memory of a MaCaulay, the figure of Juno, and the hide of a rhinoceros.
– Ethel Barrymore
For an apple you can't reach up and pick, you have to climb that tree; the tree won't bend down for you!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
For an idea ever to be fashionable is ominous, since it must afterwards be always old-fashioned.
– George Santayana
For animals, the entire universe has been neatly divided into things to (a) mate with, (b) eat, (c) run away from, and (d) rocks.
– Terry Pratchett, Equal Rites
For any woman to success in American life she must first do two things Prepare herself for a profession, and marry a man who wants her to succeed as much as she does.
– Cathleen Douglas
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice -- no paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
– John Burroughs
For as long as I can remember, my mother’s been my everything. Since my father would be away in the United States six months in a year, I have grown up with her around me all the time. She has been a huge inspiration for me, not only with what she has achieved in her professional life, but also with what she is in her personal life. She has taught me what it takes to be a good human being.
– Ilina Dubey
For aught that I could ever read, Could ever hear by tale or history, The course of true love never did run smooth.
– William Shakespeare
For authentic living what is needed is the resolute confrontation of death.
– Martin Heidegger
For believe me, in this world which is ever slipping from under our feet, it is the prerogative of friendship to grow old with one's friends.
– Arthur S. Hardy
For believe me: the secret for harvesting from existence the greatest fruitfulness and greatest enjoyment is - to live dangerously.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, The Gay Science, section 283
For blessings ever wait on virtuous deeds,
And though a late, a sure reward succeeds.

– William Congreve, The Mourning Bride
For Brutus is an honourable man So are they all, all honourable men.
– William Shakespeare
For Brutus is an honourable man;
So are they all, all honourable men.

– William Shakespeare, "Julius Caesar", Act 3 scene 2
For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.
– H.L. Mencken
For certain is death for the born And certain is birth for the dead Therefore over the inevitable Thou shouldst not grieve.
– Bhagavad Gita
For certain is death for the born
And certain is birth for the dead;
Therefore over the inevitable
Thou shouldst not grieve.

– Bhagavad Gita, Chapter 2
For certain people after 50, litigation takes the place of sex.
– Gore Vidal
For certain people after fifty, litigation takes the place of sex.
– Gore Vidal

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