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A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
– Confucius
A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
– Lao Tzu
A journey to the unknown shores needs a port, a ship, a wind; but more important than all of them: Courage; courage to leave the known for the unknown!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
A joyful mind will never live in isolation.
– Bbira Johnson
A judge is a law student who marks his own examination papers.
– H. L. Mencken
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawer.
– Robert Frost
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
– Robert Frost
A jury too often has at least one member more ready to hang the panel than to hang the traitor.
– Abraham Lincoln
A just and reasonable modesty does not only recommend eloquence, but sets off every talent which a man can be possessed of. It heightens all the virtues which it accompanies; like the shades of paintings, it raises and rounds every figure, and makes the colours more beautiful, though not so glowing as they would be without it.
– Addison
A kind
Of excellent dumb discourse.

– William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 3 scene 3
A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.
– Washington Irving
A kind word is like a spring day.
– Russian Proverb
A King (as such) is not a great man. He has great power, but it is not his own.
– William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating
A king is a thing men have made for their own sakes, for quietness sake. Just as in a family one man is appointed to buy the meat.
– John Selden
A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.
– Marlene Dietrich
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
A kiss can be a comma, a question mark or an exclamation point. That's basic spelling that every woman ought to know.
– Mistinguett
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
– Ingrid Bergman
A kiss is a lovely trick, designed by nature, to stop words when speech becomes superfluous.
– Ingrid Bergmen
A kiss is a rosy dot over the 'i' of loving.
– Cyrano Savinien de Bergerac
A kiss makes the heart young again and wipes out the years.
– Rupert Brooke
A kiss To a young girl, faith to a married woman, hope to an old maid, charity.
– V. P. Skipper
A kiss, is the physical transgression of the mental connection which has already taken place.
– Tanielle Naus
A kleptomaniac is a person who helps himself because he can't help himself.
– Henry Morgan
A knave; a rascal; an eater of broken meats; a base, proud, shallow, beggarly, three-suited, hundred-pound, filthy, worsted-stocking knave; a lily-livered, action-taking knave, a whoreson, glass-gazing, super-serviceable finical rogue; one-trunk-inheriting slave; one that wouldst be a bawd, in way of good service, and art nothing but the composition of a knave, beggar, coward, pandar, and the son and heir of a mongrel bitch: one whom I will beat into clamorous whining, if thou deniest the least syllable of thy addition.
– Earl of Kent, _The_Tragedy_of_King_Lear_

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