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As for me, prizes are nothing. My prize is my work.
– Katharine Hepburn
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As for pictures and museums, that don't trouble me. The worst of going abroad is that you've always got to look at things of that sort. To have to do it at home would be beyond a joke.
– Margaret Oliphant Oliphant
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As for the pyramids, there is nothing to wonder at in them so much as the fact that so many men could be found degraded enough to spend their lives constructing a tomb for some ambitious booby, whom it would have been wiser and manlier to have drowned in the Nile, and then given his body to the dogs.
– Henry David Thoreau
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As for your ignorance - do not fear it. Instead be humbled by it and tend to it."
– Steve Maraboli
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As free as you allow others to be, such freedom you create for yourself.
– Bryant McGill
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As goes love so goes life.
– Aberjhani
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As gold is tried by the furnace, and the baser metal shown, so the hollow-hearted friend is known by adversity.
– Metastasio
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As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which he cannot apply will make no man wise.
– Samuel Johnson
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As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope.
– Ursula K. LeGuin
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As happy a man as any in the world, for the whole world seems to smile upon me!
– Samuel Pepys
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As he that fears God hears nothing else, so, he that sees God sees every thing else.
– John Donne
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As he thinks in his heart, so he is.
– Jewish Proverb
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As her sons have seen her: the mother in patriarchy: controlling, erotic, castrating, heart-suffering, guilt-ridden, and guilt-provoking; a marble brow, a huge breast, an avid cave; between her legs snakes, swamp-grass, or teeth; on her lap a helpless infant or a martyred son. She exists for one purpose: to bear and nourish the son.
– Adrienne Rich
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As high as mind stands above nature, so high does the state stand above physical life. Man must therefore venerate the state as a secular deity. The march of God in the world, that is what the State is.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.
– Arnold J. Toynbee
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As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is up to us.
– A. J. Toynbee
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As Hurricane Sandy clearly demonstrated, there is a woeful lack of redundancy in the nation's health care facilities. However, take solace in knowing there are no lack of choices in those things the advertisers convince us should matter more. For example, right now, you can purchase at least five different varieties of perfume by Paris Hilton at your local mall so, even if you can no longer find a single hospital anywhere nearby, the good news is we live in a society where you'll never lack for options to smell good while you suffer in pain.
– Catman Cohen
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As I get older, I've learned to listen to people rather than accuse them of things.
– Po Bronson
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As I grow older and older,
And totter toward the tomb,
I find that I care less and less
Who goes to bed with whom.

– Dorothy Sayers
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As I grow older, I pay less attention to what people say. I just watch what they do.
– Andrew Carnegie
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As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. Coincidentally, so did my brother. My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket, so to speak she gave me a younger brother named Russel, who taught me what was meant by survival of the fittest.
– Bill Cosby
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As I know more of mankind I expect less of them, and am ready now to call a man a good man upon easier terms than I was formerly.
– Samuel Johnson
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As I looked outside I noticed a street light crowded by moths. But as soon as that light went off, the moths fled in search of light (they seemed inseparable). Apparently, insects (moths) that are attracted to light know something we don't ~ go figure.
– Biyoo
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As I make my slow pilgrimage through the world, a certain sense of beautiful mystery seems to gather and grow.
– A. C. Benson
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As I rejected amnesty, so I reject revenge. I ask all Americans who ever asked for goodness and mercy in their lives, who ever sought forgiveness for their trespasses, to join in rehabilitating all the casualties of the tragic conflict of the past. (On Americans who avoided conscription during the Vietnam War, to Veterans of Foreign Wars)
– Gerald R. Ford
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