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We are supposed to be the children of Seth; but Seth is too much of an effete nonentity to deserve ancestral regard. No, we are the sons of Cain, and with violence can be associated the attacks on sound, stone, wood and metal that produced civilization.
– Anthony Burgess
We are survival machines - robot vehicles blindly programmed to preserve the selfish molecules known as genes.
– Richard Dawkings:, "The Selfish Gene"
We are taught to be ashamed of confusion, anger, fear and sadness, and to me they are of equal value as happiness excitement and inspiration.
– Alanis Morissette
We are the ancestors of those gardening the universe.
– Vanna Bonta
We are the first atheistic and global, all-embracing civilization. You cannot tell whether you are sitting at an airport in Hong Kong or in a hotel in Alaska. Everything is instrumentalized, subjected to a short-term purpose. It is quite possible that in such a situation any sense of a deeper meaning gets lost.”
– Vaclav Havel
We are the hero of our own story.
– Mary McCarthy
We are the living links in a life force that moves and plays around and through us, binding the deepest soils with the farthest stars.
– Alan Chadwick
We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.
– George Farquhar
We are the men of intrinsic value, who can strike our fortunes out of ourselves, whose worth is independent of accidents in life, or revolutions in government: we have heads to get money, and hearts to spend it.
– George Farquhar
We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams.
– Roald Dahl
We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of the dream. Wandering by lone sea breakers, and sitting by desolate streams. World losers and world forsakers, for whom the pale moon gleams. Yet we are movers and the shakers of the world forever it seems.
– Arthur O'Shaunessey
We are the people our parents warned us about.
– Jimmy Buffett
We are the total of our longings.
– Guy Gavriel Kay
We are the visitors in the lives of others; we visit them and we disappear!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
We are tied down to a language that makes up in obscurity what it lacks in style.
– Tom Stoppard, Rosencranz And Guildenstern Are Dead
We are told never to cross a bridge until we come to it, but this world is owned by men who have 'crossed bridges' in their imagination far ahead of the crowd.
– Anonymous
We are told that talent creates its own opportunities. But it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents.
– Eric Hoffer
We are told that when Jehovah created the world he saw that it was good what would he say now
– George Bernard Shaw
We are too quick to imitate depraved examples.
– Juvenal
We are totally opposed to abortion under any circumstances. We are also opposed to abortifacient drugs and chemicals like the Pill and the IUD, and we are also opposed to all forms of birth control with the exception of natural family planning.
– Judie Brown, President, American Life Lobby
We are truly blind, we see another man different." "God created us in his image, not different.
– An9e7 X
We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
– Plato
We are unable to envision death without the life within us which is full aware of it.
– Sorin Cerin
We are usually the best men when in the worst health.
– English Proverb
We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with gives us courage to proceed, or damps our efforts.
– William Hazlitt

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