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A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism.
– Carl Sagan
A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual sweetness, but sits alone, and is confined and dies in singularity.
– Jeremy Taylor
A censor is a man who knows more than he thinks you ought to.
– Granville Hicks
A CEO's performance is as good as the performance of his middle managers
– Med Jones
A ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady and through the nose of the gentleman.
– Herbert Spencer
A certain amount of danger is essential to the quality of life.
– Charles Lindberg
A challenge is often worrisome. But with time, it would be worth it. So never mind your present/subsequent challenges no matter how worrisome they may seem to you.
– Emeasoba George
A champion is strong, not just by showing it physically -but mentally, cause to achieve and become at the level he is, he needs a brain to analyze it, right?
– Zen diab
A champion views resistance as a gift of energy.
– Michael J. Gelb
A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. Give as you live.
– Jesse Jackson
A cheerful look brings joy to the heart.
– William Makepeace Thackeray
A cheerful mind is a vigorous mind.
– Jean de La Fontaine
A cheese may disappoint. It may be dull, it may be naive, it may be oversophisticated. Yet it remains cheese, milk's leap toward immortality.
– Clifton Fadiman
A chess genius is a human being who focuses vast, little-understood mental gifts and labors on an ultimately trivial human enterprise.
– George Steiner
A chic type, a rough type, an odd type - but never a stereotype
– Jean-Michel Jarre
A chicken in every pot and a car in every garage
– Herbert Hoover
A chief event in life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
– Thomas Szasz
A child can be very happy with very simple things; adult must do the same!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
A child develops individuality long before he develops taste. I have seen my kid straggle into the kitchen in the morning with outfits that need only one accessory an empty gin bottle.
– Erma Bombeck
A child is a curly, dimpled lunatic.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
A child is a person who can't understand why someone would give away a perfectly good kitten.
– Doug Larson
A child is like a can opener, You can open their minds with knowledge
– LaSonya Grant
A child is not likely to find a father in God unless he finds something of God in his father.
– Austin L. Sorensen
A child is the root of the heart.
– Maria de Jesus

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