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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
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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
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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
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As the flectcher whittles and makes straight his arrows, so the master directs his straying thoughts.
– Buddha
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As the kindled fire consumes the fuel, so in the flame of wisdom the embers of action are burnt to ashes.
– Bhagavad Gita
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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
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As the old proverb says "Like readily consorts with like."
– Cicero
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As the old proverb says Like readily consorts with like.
– Cicero
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As the ostrich when pursued hideth his head, but forgetteth his body; so the fears of a coward expose him to danger.
– Akhenaten
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As the parents, we need to teach our daughters to distinguish carefully the subtle differences between the actions by men. We must teach our daughters to recognize the difference between - a man who flatters her and a man who complements her, a man who spends money on her an a man who invests in her, a man who views her as his property and a man who views her properly, a man who lusts after her and a man who loves her, a man who thinks he is a gift to women and a man who believes she is a gift to him. Then we ought to teach our sons to be that real man who respects women and treats them with dignity and equality.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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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
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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
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As the responsible parents, we need to teach our daughters to distinguish carefully the subtle differences between the actions by men. We should teach our daughters to recognize the difference between - a man who flatters her and a man who complements her, a man who spends money on her and a man who invests in her, a man who views her as his property and a man who views her properly, a man who lusts after her and a man who loves her, and finally, a man who thinks he is a gift to women and a man who believes she is a gift to him. Then we must teach our sons to be that real man who respects women and treats them with dignity and equality - always!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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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
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As the twig is bent the tree inclines.
– Virgil
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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
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As the yellow gold is tried in fire, so the faith of friendship must be seen in adversity.
– Ovid
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As they use to say, spick and span new.
– Miguel de Cervantes
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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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As thou hast sown, so shall thou reap.
– Pinarius
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As thou hast sown, so shalt thou reap.
– Pinarius
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As time goes on, new and remoter aspects of truth are discovered which can seldom be fitted into creeds that are changeless.
– Clarence Day
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As to diseases make a habit of two things - to help, or at least, to do no harm.
– Hippocrates, Epidemics
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As to diseases, make a habit of two things - to help, or at least, to do no harm.
– Hippocrates
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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
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