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As soon as sacrifice becomes a duty and necessity to mankind. I see no limit to the horizon which opens before him.
– Ernest Renan
As soon as there is life there is danger.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
As soon as we left the ground I knew I myself had to fly!
– Amelia Earhart
As soon as we started programming, we found out to our surprise that it wasn't as easy to get programs right as we had thought. Debugging had to be discovered. I can remember the exact instant when I realized that a large part of my life from then on was going to be spent in finding mistakes in my own programs.
– Maurice Wilkes
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
As surgeons keep their instruments and knives always at hand for cases requiring immediate treatment, so shouldst thou have thy thoughts ready to understand things divine and human, remembering in thy every act, even the smallest, how close is the bond that unites the two.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
As the author of a work, I don't relinquish author-ity to just any critic, particularly not to people whose work I've not read or don't respect; those biased by envy are the least relevant, and grounded grammarians who strangle or sterilize under a banner of superiority are a close second.
– Vanna Bonta
As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
– Sallust
As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so the hand of the world is wounded by its own skill.
– Helen Keller
As the evening sun faded from a salmon color to a sort of flint gray, I thought back to the salmon I caught that morning, and how gray he was, and how I named him Flint.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
As the flectcher whittles and makes straight his arrows, so the master directs his straying thoughts.
– Buddha
As the kindled fire consumes the fuel, so in the flame of wisdom the embers of action are burnt to ashes.
– Bhagavad Gita
As the light changed from red to green to yellow and back to red again, I sat there thinking about life. Was it nothing more than a bunch of honking and yelling Sometimes it seemed that way.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
As the moon retaineth her nature, though darkness spread itself before her face as a curtain, so the Soul remaineth perfect even in the bosom of the fool.
– Akhenaton
As the old proverb says "Like readily consorts with like."
– Cicero
As the old proverb says Like readily consorts with like.
– Cicero
As the ostrich when pursued hideth his head, but forgetteth his body; so the fears of a coward expose him to danger.
– Akhenaten
As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' -- probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
– Woody Allen
As the representatives of the people we are here to declare that our resolve has not been weakened by these horrific and cowardly acts. referring to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon
– Tom Daschle
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So does the one Self take the shape Of every creature in whom he is present.
– Maitri Upanishads
As the twig is bent the tree inclines.
– Virgil
As the whirlwind in its fury teareth up trees, and deformeth the face of nature, or as an earthquake in its convulsions overturneth whole cities; so the rage of an angry man throweth mischief around him.
– Akhenaten
As the yellow gold is tried in fire, so the faith of friendship must be seen in adversity.
– Ovid
As they use to say, spick and span new.
– Miguel de Cervantes
As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to ... the American people Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible. (On the Vietnam War)
– Richard Milhous Nixon

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