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Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
– Rose Dorothy Franken
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Anyone can become angry. That is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose and in the right way - that is not easy.
– Aristotle
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Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
– Dr. Robert Schuller
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Anyone can do any amount of work provided it isn't the work he is supposed to be doing at the moment.
– Robert Benchley
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Anyone can do any amount of work, provided it isn't the work he is supposed to be doing at the moment.
– Robert Benchley
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Anyone can escape into sleep, we are all geniuses when we dream, the butcher's the poet's equal there.
– E. M. Cioran
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Anyone can follow the crowd but only a true visionary will dare to stand up for what he/she believes in.
– Precious
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Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
– Publilius Syrus
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Anyone can revolt. It is more difficult silently to obey our own inner promptings, and to spend our lives finding sincere and fitting means of expression for our temperament and our gifts.
– Georges Rouault
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Anyone can stop a man's life, but no one his death a thousand doors open on to it. - Phoenissae
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Anyone contemplating world war is certifiably insane, no matter how calm they seem.
– Vanna Bonta
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Anyone nit-picking enough to write a letter of correction to an editor doubtless deserves the error that provoked it.
– Alvin Toffler
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Anyone that truly loves you is true to form/type i.e. he/she is loving you genuinely. But the reverse is the case with whoever that loves you untruly.
– Emeasoba George
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Anyone that wants the presidency so much that he'll spend two years organizing and campaigning for it is not to be trusted with the office.
– David Broder
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Anyone that's ever had their kitchen done over knows that it never gets done as soon as you wish it would.
– Ronald Reagan
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Anyone who acknowledges that winners never quit and quitters never win cannot be beaten for life. I mean, he or she will hardly give up on his or her faith until he or she wins or succeeds. Thus, never ever quit until you win or succeed. Because, surely winners never quit and quitters never win. And quitters cannot and will never win or succeed for life.
– Emeasoba George
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Anyone who can be part of your progress & success story but he/she isn't willing to be part of it, then apparently he/she is as good as against your success. You can say I said so.
– Emeasoba George
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Anyone who can handle a needle convincingly can make us see a thread which is not there.
– E. H. Gombrich
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Anyone who cannot come to terms with his life while he is alive needs one hand to ward off a little his despair over his fate... but with his other hand he can note down what he sees among the ruins.
– Franz Kafka
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Anyone who challenges himself/herself often is more likely to get over any difficulty. So, do challenge yourself as often as you can.
– Emeasoba George
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Anyone who challenges the prevailing orthodoxy finds himself silenced with surprising effectiveness. A genuinely unfashionable opinion is almost never given a fair hearing.
– George Orwell
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Anyone who clings to the historically untrue - and thoroughly immoral - doctrine that violence never settles anything I would advise to conjure up the ghosts of Napoleon Bonaparte and the duke of Wellington and let them debate it. The ghost of Hitler would referee. Violence, naked force, has settled more issues in history than any other factor, and the contrary opinion is wishful thinking at its worst. Breeds that forgot this basic truth have always paid for it with their lives and there freedoms.
– Robert Heinlein
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Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence he is just using his memory.
– Leonardo DaVinci
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Anyone who considers arithmetical methods of producing random digits is, of course, in a state of sin.
– John von Neumann
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Anyone who dares to love everyone regardless of their differences is as good as gold. But, whoever that refuses to love all is good-for-nothing.
– Emeasoba George
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