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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
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
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
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
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
– Abraham Lincoln
As if one could know the good a person is capable of, when one doesn't know the bad he might do.
– Elias Canetti
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
As if there were safety in stupidity alone.
– Henry David Thoreau
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
– Henry David Thoreau
As if you could TELL time without injuring eternity.
– Matthew Ryan
As ill-luck would have it.
– Miguel de Cervantes
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
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
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
As iron sharpens iron, so a man sharpens the countance of his friend.
– Book of Proverbs
As is a tale, so is life not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
As is our confidence, so is our capacity.
– William Hazlitt
As it is an ancient truth that freedom cannot be legislated into existence, so it is no less obvious that freedom cannot be censored into existence.
– Dwight D Eisenhower
As it is more blessed to give than receive, so it must be more blessed to receive than to give back.
– Robert Frost
As it must not, so genius cannot be lawless; for it is even that constitutes its genius-- the power of acting creatively under laws of its own origination.
– Samuel Taylor Coleridge
As it was 189 years ago, so today the cause of America is a revolutionary cause. And I am proud this morning to salute you as fellow revolutionaries. Neither you nor I are willing to accept the tyranny of poverty, nor the dictatorship of ignorance, nor the despotism of ill health, nor the oppression of bias and prejudice and bigotry. We want change. We want progress. We want it both abroad and at homeand we aim to get it.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at peril of being judged not to have lived.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at the peril of being not to have lived.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
As life runs on, the road grows strange With faces new,-and near the end The milestones into headstones change, 'Neath every one a friend.
– James Russell Lowell
As long as a language lives, the war will not perish.
– Vikrant Parsai

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