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As fast as laws are devised, their evasion is contrived.
– German Proverb
As flies to wanton boys, are we to the godsThey kill us for their sport.
– William Shakespeare
As for America, it is the ideal fruit of all your youthful hopes and reforms. Everybody is fairly decent, respectable, domestic, bourgeois, middle-class, and tiresome. There is absolutely nothing to revile except that it's a bore.
– Henry Adams
As for charity, it is a matter in which the immediate effect on the persons directly concerned, and the ultimate consequence to the general good, are apt to be at complete war with one another.
– John Stuart Mill
As for courage and will - we cannot measure how much of each lies within us, we can only trust there will be sufficient to carry through trials which may lie ahead.
– Andre Norton
As for death one gets used to it, even if it's only other people's death you get used to.
– Enid Bagnold
As for everything else, so for mathematical theory: beauty can be perceived but not explained.
– Arthur Cayley
As for life, it is a battle and a sojourning in a strange land but the fame that comes after is oblivion.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
– Socrates
As for me, except for an occasional heart attack, I feel as young as I ever did.
– Robert Benchley
As for me, prizes are nothing. My prize is my work.
– Katharine Hepburn
As for the pyramids, there is nothing to wonder at in them so much as the fact that so many men could be found degraded enough to spend their lives constructing a tomb for some ambitious booby, whom it would have been wiser and manlier to have drowned in the Nile, and then given his body to the dogs.
– Henry David Thoreau
As for your ignorance - do not fear it. Instead be humbled by it and tend to it."
– Steve Maraboli
As free as you allow others to be, such freedom you create for yourself.
– Bryant McGill
As goes love so goes life.
– Aberjhani
As gold is tried by the furnace, and the baser metal shown, so the hollow-hearted friend is known by adversity.
– Metastasio
As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which he cannot apply will make no man wise.
– Samuel Johnson
As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope.
– Ursula K. LeGuin
As he that fears God hears nothing else, so, he that sees God sees every thing else.
– John Donne
As he thinks in his heart, so he is.
– Jewish Proverb
As her sons have seen her: the mother in patriarchy: controlling, erotic, castrating, heart-suffering, guilt-ridden, and guilt-provoking; a marble brow, a huge breast, an avid cave; between her legs snakes, swamp-grass, or teeth; on her lap a helpless infant or a martyred son. She exists for one purpose: to bear and nourish the son.
– Adrienne Rich
As high as mind stands above nature, so high does the state stand above physical life. Man must therefore venerate the state as a secular deity. The march of God in the world, that is what the State is.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.
– Arnold J. Toynbee
As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is up to us.
– A. J. Toynbee
As Hurricane Sandy clearly demonstrated, there is a woeful lack of redundancy in the nation's health care facilities. However, take solace in knowing there are no lack of choices in those things the advertisers convince us should matter more. For example, right now, you can purchase at least five different varieties of perfume by Paris Hilton at your local mall so, even if you can no longer find a single hospital anywhere nearby, the good news is we live in a society where you'll never lack for options to smell good while you suffer in pain.
– Catman Cohen

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