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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
As thou hast sown, so shall thou reap.
– Pinarius
As thou hast sown, so shalt thou reap.
– Pinarius
As time goes on, new and remoter aspects of truth are discovered which can seldom be fitted into creeds that are changeless.
– Clarence Day
As to diseases make a habit of two things - to help, or at least, to do no harm.
– Hippocrates, Epidemics
As to diseases, make a habit of two things - to help, or at least, to do no harm.
– Hippocrates
As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent.
– Anthony Trollope
As usual the Liberals offer a mixture of sound and original ideas. Unfortunately none of the sound ideas is original and none of the original ideas is sound.
– Harold Macmillan
As was his language so was his life.
– Seneca
As we acquire more knowldege, things do not become more comprehensible, but more mysterious.
– Albert Schweitzer
As we advance in life we learn the limits of our abilities.
– James Anthony Froude
As we face a new era of world history, there is an urgent need for the true Church of Jesus Christ, the Body of Christ, to be about the business God has called us to, the work of ministry. And this is a work that every believer is called to be actively involved in.
– Edward Bedore
As we grow oldthe beauty steals inward.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
As we grow old…the beauty steals inward.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

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