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A drama critic is a person who surprises the playwright by informing him what he meant.
– Wilson Mizner
A dramatic critic is a man who leaves no turn unstoned.
– George Bernard Shaw
A dream can be nurtured over years and years and then flourish rapidly. . . . Be patient. It will happen for you. Sooner or later, life will get weary of beating on you and holding the door shut on you, and then it will let you in and throw you a real party
– Les Brown
A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams.
– Umberto Eco
A Dream is where a boy can swim in the deepest oceans and fly over the highest clouds.
– Joanne K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisinor of Azkaban, Dumbledore
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
A dreamer lives for eternity.
– Anonymous
A dreamer lives forever, And a toiler dies in a day.
– John Locke
A dress makes no sense unless it inspires men to want to take it off you.
– Franoise Sagan
A dry well is not a friend of a thirsty man; and an ignorant man, of the progression!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
A duty dodged is like a debt unpaid it is only deferred, and we must come back and settle the account at last.
– Joseph F. Newton
A duty dodged is like a debt unpaid; it is only deferred, and we must come back and settle the account at last.
– Joseph F. Newton
A dwarf standing on the shoulders of a giant may see farther than a giant himself.
– Robert Burton
A dying man alone in his bed once said ; happiness is a pursuit and is real only when shared.
– Ronnie Rickner
A dying man needs to dye, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless to resist.
– Steward Alsop
A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought.
– Dorothy L. Sayers
A fact is a simple statement that everyone believes. It is innocent, unless found guilty. A hypothesis is a novel suggestion that no one wants to believe. It is guilty, until found effective.
– Edward Teller
A fact is like a sack -- it won't stand up if it's empty. To make it stand up, first you have to put in it all the reasons and feelings that caused it in the first place.
– Luigi Pirandello
A faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.
– Hoshang N. Akhtar
A failure is just the wrong way of looking at a missed opportunity!!!
– Siddharth Astir
A failure is nobody else but anyone who fails to accomplish/complete whatever he/she has started already. Yes, you are not/can't be a failure until you withdraw/decline from accomplishing/completing your career, destiny, goal, mission, dream, vision, aspiration and what have you? So from now onward, endeavour by all means to accomplish/complete whatever you've left unfinished/unaccomplished all these while. Never forget, refusing to do just that will automatically make you a failure.
– Emeasoba George
A failure is not one who fails, a failure is one who blames others for their own failure.
– Anthony Girit
A fair exterior is a silent recommendation.
– Publilius Syrus
A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence.
– Dante Alighieri

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