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Ancestor worship must be an appealing idea to those who are about to become ancestors.
– Steven Pinker
Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate now what's going to happen to us with both a Senate and a House
– Will Rogers
And 'tis remarkable that they talk most who have the least to say.
– Matthew Prior
And above all things, never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning
– Anthony Trollope
And all people live, Not by reason of any care they have for themselves, But by the love for them that is in other people.
– Leo Tolstoy
And all the winds go sighing, For sweet things dying.
– Marcel Proust
And all times are one time, and all those dead in the past never lived before our definition gives them life, and out of the shadow their eyes implore us. That is what all of us historical researchers believe. And we love truth.
– Robert Penn Warren
And all who told it added something new, And all who heard it made enlargements too.
– Alexander Pope
And another of his disciples said unto him, Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my father. But Jesus said unto him, Follow me and let the dead bury their dead.
– Matthew 821-22
And as it [the federal district] is to be appropriated to this use with the consent of the State ceding it; as the State will no doubt provide in the compact for the rights, and the consent of the citizens inhabiting it; as the inhabitants will find sufficient inducements of interest to become willing parties to the cession; as they will have had their voice in the election of the Government which is to exercise authority over them; as a municipal Legislature for local purposes, derived from their own suffrages, will of course be allowed them; and as the authority of the Legislature of the State, and of the inhabitants of the ceded part of it, to concur in the cession, will be derived from the whole people of the State, in their adoption of the Constitution, every imaginable objection seems to be obviated.
– James Madison
And as paralyzing and upsetting as all the never agains were, the final leaving felt perfect. Pure. The most distilled possible form of liberation. Everything that mattered except one lousy picture was in the trash, but it felt so great. I started jogging, wanting to put even more distance between myself and school. It is so hard to leave---until you leave. And then it is the easiest goddamned thing in the world.
– John Green
And be on they guard against the good and the just They would fain curcify those who devise their own virtue -- they hate the lonesome ones.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
And because I am happy and dance and sing, They think they have done me no injury.
– William Blake
and before you, I never really knew what lonely was. I can't go a day without feeling like I'm missing something. Truth is, I am missing something. I'm missing you..
– Brandon Gommer
And Charlie, don't forget about what happened to the man who suddenly got everything he ever wanted. He lived happily ever after.
– David Seltzer
And come he slow, or come he fast, It is but death who comes at last.
– Sir Walter Scott
And come he slow, or come he fast,
It is but death who comes at last.

– Sir Walter Scott, Marmion (1808)
And dreams in their development have breath,
And tears, and tortures, and the touch of joy;
They leave a weight upon our waking thoughts,
They take a weight from off our waking toils,
They do divide our being.

– Lord Byron
And finally I twist my heart round again, so that the bad is on the outside and the good is on the inside, and keep on trying to find a way of becoming what I would so like to be, and could be, if there weren't any other people living in the world.
– Anne Frank
And for the season it was winter, and they that know the winters of that country know them to be sharp and violent, and subject to cruel and fierce storms.
– William Bradford
And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
– Kahlil Gibran
And from the discontent of one man The world's best progress springs.
– Ella Wheeler Wilcox
And He shall judge among the nations, and shall rebuke many people and they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
– Isaiah
And I begin to wonder, the dreams I can't remember, when I wake in the morning, where in the world did they go?
– Unknown
And I can fight only for something that I love, love only what I respect, and respect only what I at least know.
– Adolf Hitler, Mein Kampf

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