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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
A fair woman is a paradise to the eye, a purgatory to the purse, and a hell to the soul.
– Elizabeth Grymeston
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
– Victor Hugo
A faith is something you die for, a doctrine is something you kill for. There is all the difference in the world.
– Anthony Neil Wedgewood "Tony" Benn
A faithful friend is a strong defense and he that hath found such an one hath found a treasure.
– Ecclesiasticus 614 Bible
A faithless person is anybody who doesn't believe that God can do and change all things. On the other hand. A faithful person is anybody who believes undoubtedly that God can do and change all things. Oh! yes, God almighty can do and change all things effortlessly and unquestionably as well. Besides, impossibility is an illusion as far as he (God) is concerned. Thus, never be under the illusion that God cannot do or change all things.
– Emeasoba George
A family is a family not because of gender but because of values, like commitment, trust and love.
– Gray Davis
A family is a place where minds come in contact with one another. If these minds love one another the home will be as beautiful as a flower garden. But if these minds get out of harmony with one another it is like a storm that plays havoc with the garden.
– Buddha
A family is a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday living.
– Charles R. Swindoll
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold.
– Ogden Nash
A family is but too often a commonwealth of malignants.
– Alexander Pope
A family's photograph album is generally about the extended family and, often, is all that remains of it.
– Susan Sontag
A family, although not a necessity, is the ultimate luxury.
– Eric Pio

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