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As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
– Noam Chomsky
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As soon as sacrifice becomes a duty and necessity to mankind. I see no limit to the horizon which opens before him.
– Ernest Renan
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As soon as there is life there is danger.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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As soon as we left the ground I knew I myself had to fly!
– Amelia Earhart
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As soon as we started programming, we found out to our surprise that it wasn't as easy to get programs right as we had thought. Debugging had to be discovered. I can remember the exact instant when I realized that a large part of my life from then on was going to be spent in finding mistakes in my own programs.
– Maurice Wilkes
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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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As surgeons keep their instruments and knives always at hand for cases requiring immediate treatment, so shouldst thou have thy thoughts ready to understand things divine and human, remembering in thy every act, even the smallest, how close is the bond that unites the two.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
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As the author of a work, I don't relinquish author-ity to just any critic, particularly not to people whose work I've not read or don't respect; those biased by envy are the least relevant, and grounded grammarians who strangle or sterilize under a banner of superiority are a close second.
– Vanna Bonta
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As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
– Sallust
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As the eagle was killed by the arrow winged with his own feather, so the hand of the world is wounded by its own skill.
– Helen Keller
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As the flectcher whittles and makes straight his arrows, so the master directs his straying thoughts.
– Buddha
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As the kindled fire consumes the fuel, so in the flame of wisdom the embers of action are burnt to ashes.
– Bhagavad Gita
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As the moon retaineth her nature, though darkness spread itself before her face as a curtain, so the Soul remaineth perfect even in the bosom of the fool.
– Akhenaton
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As the old proverb says "Like readily consorts with like."
– Cicero
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As the old proverb says Like readily consorts with like.
– Cicero
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As the ostrich when pursued hideth his head, but forgetteth his body; so the fears of a coward expose him to danger.
– Akhenaten
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As the poet said, 'Only God can make a tree' -- probably because it's so hard to figure out how to get the bark on.
– Woody Allen
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As the representatives of the people we are here to declare that our resolve has not been weakened by these horrific and cowardly acts. referring to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon
– Tom Daschle
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As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So does the one Self take the shape Of every creature in whom he is present.
– Maitri Upanishads
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As the twig is bent the tree inclines.
– Virgil
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As the whirlwind in its fury teareth up trees, and deformeth the face of nature, or as an earthquake in its convulsions overturneth whole cities; so the rage of an angry man throweth mischief around him.
– Akhenaten
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As the yellow gold is tried in fire, so the faith of friendship must be seen in adversity.
– Ovid
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As they use to say, spick and span new.
– Miguel de Cervantes
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As this long and difficult war ends, I would like to address a few special words to ... the American people Your steadfastness in supporting our insistence on peace with honor has made peace with honor possible. (On the Vietnam War)
– Richard Milhous Nixon
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As thou hast sown, so shall thou reap.
– Pinarius
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