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In Italy for thirty years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance. In Switzerland, they had brotherly love; they had five hundred years of democracy and peace and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock.
– Orson Welles
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In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known -- that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness.
– Norman O. Brown
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In its function, the power to punish is not essentially different from that of curing or educating.
– Michel Foucault
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In jail a man has no personality. He is a minor disposal problem and a few entries on reports. Nobody cares who loves or hates him, what he looks like, what he did with his life. Nobody reacts to him unless he gives trouble. Nobody abuses him. All that is asked of him is that he go quietly to the right cell and remain quiet when he gets there. There is nothing to fight against, nothing to be mad at. The jailers are quiet men without animosity or sadism. All this stuff you read about men yelling and screaming, beating against the bars, running spoons along them, guards rushing in with clubs -- all that is for the big house. A good jail is one of the quietest places in the world. Life in jail is in suspension.
– Raymond Chandler
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In jealousy there is more of self-love, than of love to another.
– Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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In journalism, there has always been a tension between getting it first and getting it right.
– Ellen Goodman
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In Jupiter, there are Earth-Size storms; and in Earth, there are Jupiter-Size lies!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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In Kyudo philosophy, you don't aim--you become one with the target. Then, in fact, there's nothing to aim at. I find it works well with women, too. Give it a try.
– Sybil Adelman
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In later life, as in earlier, only a few persons influence the formation of our character the multitude pass us by like a distant army.
– Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
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In learning, age and youth go for nothing; the best informed take the precedence.
– Chinese
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In Lebanon there was an agreement not to liquidate Yasser Arafat. I'm sorry that we didn't liquidate him.
– Ariel Sharon
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in life ,we are worth with, what we have
– Mammasse aissa
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In life you can never be too kind or too fair everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.
– Brian Tracy
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In life, always choose a serious rival even if you know you have no chance to win, because a good rival is always a good teacher!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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In life, as in chess, forethought wins.
– Charles Roberts Buxton
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In life, as in football, you won't go far unless you know where the goalposts are.
– Arnold H. Glasgow
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In life, everything awaits in the shadows for the suitable time to come out! All waits silently in the nooks! Observe the shadows and the nooks to guess what will happen!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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In life, sometimes we fail and sometimes we succeed, but usually we learn most from the journey.
– Vikrant Parsai
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In life, the first thing you must do is decide what you really want. Weigh the costs and the results. Are the results worthy of the costs? Then make up your mind completely and go after your goal with all your might.
– Alfred A. Montapert
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In life, things may not work out just the way you plan or wish. But never worry. For, with time, whatever that falls or has fallen apart will fall into place.
– Emeasoba George
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In life, things may not work out just the way you wish or plan it i.e. things might happen against your plans sometimes. But, never worry. For, with time whatever that falls apart or has fallen apart will fall into place sooner or later.
– Emeasoba George
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In life, we have three choices; to lead, follow or resist the change. The last choice is the usually the most expensive one.
– Med Jones
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In life, we spend most of our time searching for what we already have.
– Vikrant Parsai
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In light of knowledge attained, the happy achievement seems almost a matter of course, and any intelligent student can grasp it without too much trouble. But the years of anxious searching in the dark, with their intense longing, their alterations of confidence and exhaustion and the final emergence into the light -- only those who have experienced it can understand it.
– Albert Einstein
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In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.
– Andr Maurois
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