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As blushing will sometimes make a whore pass for a virtuous woman, so modesty may make a fool seem a man of sense.
– Jonathan Swift
As citizens of this democracy, you are the rulers and the ruled, the law-givers and the law-abiding, the beginning and the end.
– Adlai Ewing Stevenson
As civil rulers, not having their duty to the people duly before them, may attempt to tyrannize, and as the military forces which must be occasionally raised to defend our country, might pervert their power to the injury of their fellow-citizens, the people are confirmed by the next article in their right to keep and bear their private arms.
– Tench Coxe
As close as we are today, tomorrow when we come back from that battlefield, we will be as close as two men can possibly be, sharing a bond that can only be forged in the face of imminent disfigurement. We few, we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother.
– Jeff Melvoin
As contagion of sickness makes sickness, contagion of trust can make trust.
– Marianne Moore
As death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our existence, I have formed during the last few years such close relations with this best and truest friend of mankind, that his image is not only no longer terrifying to me, but is indeed very soothing and consoling And I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity...of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.
– Thomas Mann
As drops of bitter medicine, though minute, may have a salutary force, so words, though few and painful, uttered seasonably, may rouse the prostrate energies of those who meet misfortune with despondency.
– Bharavi
As each child looks at the world through innocent eyes all they can see, Is the worlds way of life and the way they think their lives should be.
– Kandice Hehner, Innocent Eyes
As empty vessels make the loudest sound, so they that have least with are the greatest babblers.
– Plato
As every divided kingdom falls, so every mind divided between many studies confounds and saps itself.
– Leonardo DaVinci
As experience widens, one begins to see how much upon a level all human things are.
– Joseph Farrell
As far and wide the vernal breeze Sweet odours waft from blooming trees, So, too, the grateful savour spreads To distant lands of virtuous deeds.
– Sanskrit Proverb
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
– Albert Einstein
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
– Albert Einstein
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
– Albert Einstein
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of being.
– Carl Jung
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.
– Carl Jung
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
– Carl Gustav Jung
As far as we know, our computer has never had an undetected error.
– Weisert
As fast as laws are devised, their evasion is contrived.
– German Proverb
As favor and riches forsake a man, we discover in him the foolishness they concealed, and which no one perceived before.
– Jean de La Bruyère
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

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