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A friend's bitter words seem to us more poisonous than a serpent's teeth.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely.
– Pam BrownRate it:
A friendship founded on business is better than a business founded on friendship.
– John D. Rockefeller Jr.Rate it:
A full cup must be carried steadily.
– English ProverbRate it:
A fully equipped duke costs as much to keep up as two Dreadnoughts, and dukes are just as great a terror -- and they last longer.
– David Lloyd GeorgeRate it:
A functioning police state needs no police.
– William S. BurroughsRate it:
A funeral is not death, any more than baptism is birth or marriage union. All three are the clumsy devices, coming now too late, now too early, by which Society would register the quick motions of man.
– E. M. ForsterRate it:
A garden is evidence of faith. It links us with all the misty figures of the past who also planted and were nourished by the fruits of their planting.
– Gladys TaberRate it:
A garden is never beautiful by accident.
– Matshona DhliwayoRate it:
A garden must be looked into, and dressed as the body.
– George HerbertRate it:
A gate to nature is a gate to heaven!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A gazelle runs faster than us; cockroaches are remarkably tolerant of radiation; every being has some superiority; in remembering this, be very humble!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
A gem is not polished without rubbing, nor a man perfected without trials.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
A generation of men is like a generation of leaves the wind scatters some leaves upon the ground, while others the burgeoning wood brings forth - and the season of spring comes on. So of men one generation springs forth and another ceases.
– HomerRate it:
A generation of men is like a generation of leaves; the wind scatters some leaves upon the ground, while others the burgeoning wood brings forth - and the season of spring comes on. So of men one generation springs forth and another ceases.
– Homer, The IliadRate it:
A generation which ignores history has no past and no future.
– Robert Anson HeinleinRate it:
A generous person is a person who doesn't only give money, but also contributes his service to humanity.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
A generous person is anyone who freely gives out anything tangible or intangible even more than it's necessary or expected of him or her. Are you generous at all? If YES then, do keep the fire burning. But if NO then, you've got to have a rethink and afterwards dare to be/remain generous. For, it really pays to be generous. You can take my words for it/that.
– Emeasoba GeorgeRate it:
A genius in the wrong position could look like a fool.
– Idowu KoyenikanRate it:
A genius is just a talented person who does his homework.
– Thomas A. EdisonRate it:
A genius is the man in whom you are least likely to find the power of attending to anything insipid or distasteful in itself. He breaks his engagements, leaves his letters unanswered, neglects his family duties incorrigibly, because he is powerless to turn his attention down and back from those more interesting trains of imagery with which his genius constantly occupies his mind.
– William JamesRate it:
A genius! For 37 years I’ve practised fourteen hours a day, and now they call me a genius!
– Pablo de SarasateRate it:
A gentle breeze, a rustle of leaves, it's times like this life pleases with ease.
– Aaron J. MunzerRate it:
A gentle word is never lost...It cheers the heart when sorrow-tossed, And lulls the cares that bruise it.
– HastingsRate it:
A gentleman is a man who can play the accordion but doesn't.
– UnknownRate it:

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