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A great many people mistake opinions for thoughts.
– Herbert V. Prochnow
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely re-arranging their prejudices.
– William James
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
– William James
A great many people think they are thinking when they are really rearranging their prejudices.
– Edward R. Murrow
A great marriage is not when the 'perfect couple' comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.
– Dave Meurer
A great meal can be deftly managed or thuggishly muscled, either way resulting in an original offering of scrumptiousness.
– Chase LeBlanc
A great memory is never made synonymous with wisdom, any more than a dictionary would be called a treatise.
– John Henry Cardinal Newman
A great mind becomes a great fortune.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A great NOW will be a great WAS A bad NOW will always be a bad WAS, and all you can hope for is a Great GONNA BE
– Sid Ceaser
A great obstacle to happiness is the expectation of too great a happiness.
– Fontenelle
A great obstacle to happiness is to anticipate too great a happiness.
– Euripides
A great philosophy is not one that passes final judgments and establishes ultimate truth. It is one that causes uneasiness and starts commotion.
– Charles Peguy
A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
– Walter Gagehot
A great preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you.
– Joseph Rickaby
A great quote remains great when we not only read it but also apply it to our daily life.
– Vikrant Parsai
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
– Albert Schweitzer
A great step toward independence is a good humored stomach.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A great writer is, so to speak, a second government in his country. And for that reason no regime has ever loved great writers, only minor ones.
– Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn
A groundless rumor often covers a lot of ground.
– Anonymous
A group of politicians deciding to dump a President because his morals are bad is like the Mafia getting together to bump off the Godfather for not going to church on Sunday.
– Russell Wayne Baker
A grownup is a child with layers on.
– Paxton Blair
A guest is like rain: when he lingers on, he becomes a nuisance.
– Yiddish Proverb
A guest sees more in an hour than the host in a year.
– Polish Proverb
A guidance counselor who has made a fetish of security, or who has unwittingly surrendered his thinking to economic determinism, may steer a youth away from his dream of becoming a poet, an artist, a musician or any other of thousands of things, because it offers no security, it does not pay well, there are no vacancies, it has no future.
– Henry M. Wriston
A guilty conscience needs no accuser.
– Anonymous

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