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Serving God is doing good to man. But praying is thought an easier service and is therefore more generally chosen.
– Benjamin Franklin
Set a thief to catch a thief.
– French Proverb
Set about whatever you intend to do; the beginning is half the battle.
– Ausonius
Set all things in their own peculiar place, and know that order is the greatest grace.
– John Dryden
Set priorities for your goals. A major part of successful living lies in the ability to put first things first. Indeed, the reason most major goals are not achieved is that we spend our time doing second things first.
– Robert J. McKain
Set the foot down with distrust on the crust of the world -- it is thin.
– Edna St. Vincent Millay
Set up as an ideal the facing of reality as honestly and as cheerfully as possible.
– Dr. Karl Menninger
Set up the listening. Prepare who you are talking to for what you want them to hear. Get people to listen as a possibility rather than a problem.
– Mal Pancoast
Set your affection to infinity and your hate to zero!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Set your expectations high find men and women whose integrity and values you respect get their agreement on a course of action and give them your ultimate trust.
– John Fellows Akers
Set your sights high, the higher the better. Expect the most wonderful things to happen, not in the future but right now. Realize that nothing is to good. Allow absolutely nothing to hamper you or hold you up in any way.
– Eileen Caddy
Setback often precedes great comeback. Yes! for instance the biblical Joseph experienced a setback initially. But, eventually he was taken from prison to the king's palace where he was made a prime minister/general overseer i.e. he (Joseph) who was nobody by and by became somebody. Now, may I tell you this, your so seemed setback will sooner or later become a great comeback for you.
– Emeasoba George
Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan.
– Tom Landry
Setting a good example for children takes all the fun out of middle age.
– William Feather
Setting an example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age Conditions are never just right. People who delay action until all factors are favorable do nothing.
– William Faulkner
Setting loose on the battlefield weapons that are able to learn may be one of the biggest mistakes mankind has ever made. It could also be one of the last.
– Richard Forsyth - Machine Learning for Expert Systems
Seven days without laughter makes one weak.
– Mort Walker
Seven things characterise the wise man, and seven the blockhead. The wise man speaks not before those who are his superiors, either in age or wisdom. He interrupts not others in the midst of their discourse. He replies not hastily. His questions are relevant to the subject, his answers, to the purpose. In delivering his sentiments he taketh the first in order first, the last, last. What he understands not he says, ?I understand not.? He acknowledges his error, and is open to conviction. The reverse of all this characterises the blockhead.
– The Talmud
Seven to eleven is a huge chunk of life, full of dulling and forgetting. It is fabled that we slowly lose the gift of speech with animals, that birds no longer visit our windowsills to converse. As our eyes grow accustomed to sight they armor themselves against wonder.
– Leonard Cohen
Seventy percent of success in life is showing up.
– Woody Allen
Sex -- the great inequality, the great miscalculator, the great Irritator.
– Enid Bagnold
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
– Woody Allen
Sex education classes in our public schools are promoting incest.
– Jimmy Swaggart
Sex is a bad thing because it rumples the clothes.
– Jackie Onassis
Sex is a conversation carried out by other means. If you get on well out of bed, half the problems of bed are solved.
– Peter Ustinov

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