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A hundred things are done today in the divine name of Youth, that if they showed their true colors would be seen by rights to belong rather to old age.
– Wyndham Lewis
A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life depends on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the measure as I have received and am still receiving.
– Albert Einstein
A hundred years ago, the electric telegraph made possible - indeed, inevitable - the United States of America. The communications satellite will make equally inevitable a United Nations of Earth; let us hope that the transition period will not be equally bloody.
– Arthur C. Clarke, First on the Moon, 1970
A hundred years for now? All new people.
– Anne Lamott
A husband is always a sensible man; he never thinks of marrying.
– Alexandre Dumas
A husband is the chief ornament of a wife, though she have no other ornament; but, though adorned, without a husband she has no ornaments.
– The Hitopadesa
A husband is what is left of the lover after the nerve has been extracted.
– Helen Rowland
A husband should not insult his wife publicly, at parties. He should insult her in the privacy of the home.
– James Thurber
A hypocrite is a person who--but who isn't
– Don Marquis
A jackass can kick a barn down, but it takes a carpenter to build one.
– Sam Rayburn
A Japanese proverb says fall seven times, stand up eight. We can also say this: Hate zero times, love infinitely!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
A jest's prosperity lies in the ear Of him that hears it, never in the tongue Of him that makes it.
– William Shakespeare
A job is what we do for money work is what we do for love.
– Marysarah Quinn
A journalist is a person who has mistaken their calling.
– Otto von Bismarck
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 judgment about life has no meaning except the truth of the one who speaks last, and the mind is at ease only at the moment when everyone is shouting at once and no one can hear a thing.
– Georges Bataille
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

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