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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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As I see it, every day you do one of two things build health or produce disease in yourself.
– Adelle Davis
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As I see it, every day you do one of two things: build health or produce disease in yourself.
– Adelle Davis
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As I sit absentmindedly bystanders stop and ask. Can they not see that I am in serenity?
– Catherine Marie Wright
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As I sit I see a dove And think of our deep, dear true love Think not about our future lives Except perhaps our growing size Keep all your thoughts alive, aglow, All will be well, no fear, I know
– Unknown
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As I was going up the stairI met a man who wasn't thereHe wasn't there again todayI wish, I wish he'd stay away.
– Hughes Mearns
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As I was leaving this morning, I said to myself 'the last thing you must do is forget your speech.' And sure enough, as I left the house this morning, the last thing I did was to forget my speech.
– Rowan Atkinson
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As I was walking among the fires of Hell,
delighted with the enjoyments of Genius;
which to Angels look like torment and insanity.
I collected some of their Proverbs.

– William Blake, "The Marriage of Heaven and Hell", 1790
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As I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius which to Angels look like torment and insanity. I collected some of their Proverbs.
– William Blake
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As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
– Abraham Lincoln
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As if one could know the good a person is capable of, when one doesn't know the bad he might do.
– Elias Canetti
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As if the night has been created for the writers and as if the silence of it is the very inspiration itself!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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As if there were safety in stupidity alone.
– Henry David Thoreau
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As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
– Henry David Thoreau
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As if you could TELL time without injuring eternity.
– Matthew Ryan
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As ill-luck would have it.
– Miguel de Cervantes
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As in political so in literary action a man wins friends for himself mostly by the passion of his prejudices and the consistent narrowness of his outlook.
– Joseph Conrad
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As in private life one differentiates between what a man thinks and says of himself and what he really is and does, so in historical struggles one must still more distinguish the language and the imaginary aspirations of parties from their real organism and their real interests, their conception of themselves from their reality.
– Karl Marx
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As individuals and as a nation, we now suffer from social narcissism. The beloved Echo of our ancestors, the virgin America, has been abandoned. We have fallen in love with our own image, with images of our making, which turn out to be images of ourselves.
– Daniel J. Boorstin
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As iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countance of his friend.
– Book of Proverbs
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As is a tale, so is life not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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As is our confidence, so is our capacity.
– William Hazlitt
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