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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
As we look deeply within, we understand our perfect balance. There is no fear of the cycle of birth, life and death. For when you stand in the present moment, you are timeless.
– Rodney Yee
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.
– Benjamin Franklin
As we reach midlife . we are not prepared for the idea that time can run out on us, or for the startling truth that if we don't hurry to pursue our own definition of a meaningful existence, life can become a repetition of trivial maintenance duties.
– Gail Sheehy
As we read the school reports on our children, we realize a sense of relief that can rise to delight that-thank Heaven-nobody is reporting in this fashion on us.
– J. B. Priestley
As we study the Word of God rightly divided we are to understand that God has arranged His dealings with mankind into two programs. We have His prophesied purpose and His secret purpose. Prophecy has to do with the earth and Christ's reign upon it during the millennial kingdom, while the Mystery concerns our exaltation with Christ in the heavenlies.
– Paul Sadler
As we were driving, we saw a sign that said 'Watch For Rocks.' Marta said it should read 'Watch For PRETTY Rocks.' I told her she should write in her suggestion to the highway department, but she started saying it was a joke---just to get out of writing a simple letter And I thought I was lazy
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
As with most fine things, chocolate has its season. There is a simple memory aid that you can use to determine whether it is the correct time to order chocolate dishes any month whose name contains the letter A, E, or U is the proper time for chocolate.
– Sandra

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