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An ideal wife is one who remains faithful to you but tries to be just as charming as if she weren't.
– Sacha Guitry
An ideal world is left as an exercise to the reader.
– Paul Graham
An idealist believes the short run doesn't count. A cynic believes the long run doesn't matter. A realist believes that what is done or left undone in the short run determines the long run.
– Sydney Harris
An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous.
– Henry Ford
An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
– H.L. Mencken
An ignorant person is one who doesn't know what you have just found out.
– Will Rogers
An ignorant person is poorer than the man who has no money.
– Vikrant Parsai
An impactful person/life is anyone/any life that adds value to other lives. Now, until you are passionate/determined you can't/won't impact other people's lives positively.
– Emeasoba George
An important antidote to American democracy is American gerontocracy. The positions of eminence and authority in Congress are allotted in accordance with length of service, regardless of quality. Superficial observers have long criticized the United States for making a fetish of youth. This is unfair. Uniquely among modern organs of public and private administration, its national legislature rewards senility.
– John Kenneth Galbraith
An important scientific innovation rarely makes its way by gradually winning over and converting its opponents . . . Its opponents gradually die out and the growing generation is familiar with the idea from the beginning.
– Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck
An improper mind is a perpetual feast.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
An inch of time cannot be bought with an inch of gold.
– Chinese Proverb
An income tax form is like a laundry list -- either way you lose your shirt.
– Fred Allen
An incompetent attorney can delay a trial for months or years. A competent attorney can delay one even longer.
– Evelle J. Younger
An Indian tribe is sovereign to the extent that the U.S. permits it to be sovereign.
– Russell Smith
An indiscreet man is more hurtful than an ill-natured one; for as the latter will only attack his enemies, and those he wishes ill to, the other injures indifferently both his friends and foes.
– Addison
An individual cannot know what he is till he has made himself real by action.
– Unknown
An individual's reality model can be right or wrong, complete or incomplete. As a rule it will be both incomplete and wrong...
– Dietrich Dörner
An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself like oil over the troubled sea of thought, and keeping the mind smooth and equable in the roughest weather.
– Washington Irving
An injury is much sooner forgotten than an insult.
– Lord Chesterfield
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
– Samuel Johnson
An innocent bird is not innocent from the insect’s point of view! Only man can attain the rank of innocence through becoming a peaceful vegetarian!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
An inquisitive mind is the only means of travelling from the world of expectations to Reality
– Siddharth Astir
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
– Buddha
An institution which is populare because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
– George Bernard Shaw

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