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Among wonderful things is a sore-eyed man who is an oculist.
– Arabic Proverb
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Amongst all possessions knowledge appears pre-eminent. The wise call it supreme riches, because it can never be lost, has no price, and can at no time be destroyed.
– The Hitopadesa
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Amongst the learned the lawyers claim first place, the most self-satisfied class of people, as they roll their rock of Sisyphus and string together six hundred laws in the same breath, no matter whether relevant or not, piling up opinion on opinion and gloss on gloss to make their profession seem the most difficult of all. Anything which causes trouble has special merit in their eyes.
– Desiderius Erasmus
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Amusement is the happiness of those who cannot think.
– Alexander Pope
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Amy Stroup has what is a rarity among most people doing music but common for all great artists that make a real impact – unique artistry that is immediately identifiable. That special something that cuts through the noise. I’ve been a fan since the first song.
– Nathan Chapman
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An "OGEE" could be used in a variety of settings. "OMG, the ogee is fabulous for our new molding." Or, "Honey, which do you prefer: the lateral ogee or the supported ogee?
– HWR
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An absent friend gives us friendly company when we are well assured of his happiness.
– Goethe
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An act against my will is not my act.
– Unknown
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An act has no ethical quality whatever unless it be chosen out of several all equally possible.
– William James
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An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it.
– Maurice Masterlinck
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An act of love that fails is just as much a part of the divine life as an act of love that succeeds, for love is measured by fullness, not by reception.
– Harold Loukes
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An act of terrorism totally outside the bounds of international law and diplomatic tradition. ... a crisis that calls for firmness and restraint.
– James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.
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An action will not be right unless the will be right for from thence is the action derived. Again, the will will not be right unless the disposition of the mind be right for from thence comes the will.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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An actor is a sculptor who carves in snow.
– Edwin Booth
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An actor is at most a poet and at least an entertainer.
– Marlon Brando
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An actor who knows his business ought to be able to make the London telephone directory sound enthralling.
– Donald Sinden
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An actor's a guy who, if you ain't talking about him ain't listening.
– Marlon Brando
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An actress is not a machine, but they treat you like a machine. A money machine.
– Marilyn Monroe
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An adventure differs from a mere feat in that it is tied to the externally unattainable. Only one end of the rope is in the hand, the other is not visible, and neither prayers, nor daring, nor reason can shake it free.
– William Bolitho
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An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is an adventure wrongly considered.
– G. K. Chesterton
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An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
– G. K. Chesterton
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An affirmation is a strong, positive statement that somthing is already so.
– Shakti Gawain
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An age is called Dark, not because the light fails to shine, but because people refuse to see it.
– James Albert Michener
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An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick.
– William Butler Yeats
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An alarm clock is a device to wake a man up who has no plans or intentions for the future that could make him wake up himself.
– Vikrant Parsai
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