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By six qualities may a fool be known: anger, without cause; speech, without profit; change, without motive; inquiry, without an object; trust in a stranger; and incapacity to discriminate between friend and foe.
– Arabic Proverb
By staying calm, you increase your resistance against any kind of storms.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
By studying the masters -- not their pupils.
– Niels Henrik Abel
By taking the time to contemplate where you are and where you want to be, you greatly empower yourself. It's a wonderful opportunity to finally set in motion the changes you want in your life."
– Steve Maraboli
By taking this action, I hope that I will have hastened the start of the healing.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
By the end, everybody had a label -- pig, liberal, radical, revolutionary ... If you had everything but a gun, you were a radical but not a revolutionary.
– Jerry Rubin
By the fall of water-drops the pot is filled: such is the increase of riches, of knowledge, and of virtue.
– The Hitopadesa
By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes. Open, locks, Whoever knocks
– William Shakespeare
By the pricking of my thumbs,
Something wicked this way comes.
Open, locks,
Whoever knocks!

– William Shakespeare, "Macbeth", Act 4 scene 1
By the rude bridge that arched the flood,Their flag to April's breeze unfurled,Here once the embattled farmers stood,And fired the shot heard round the world.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
By the time a man notices that he is no longer young, his youth has long since left him.
– W. Somerset Maugham
By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong.
– Charles Wadsworth
By the time I'd grown up, I naturally supposed that I'd be grown up.
– Lord Billingsley
By the time the child can draw more that scribble, by the age of four or five years, an already well-formed body of conceptual knowledge formulated in language dominates his memory and controls his graphic work. Drawings are graphic accounts of essentially verbal processes. As an essentially verbal education gains control, the child abandons his graphic efforts and relies almost entirely on words. Language has first spoilt drawing and then swallowed it up completely.
– Karl Buhler, 1930
By the time the clever reaches the clouds, the genius is already on the stars.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
By the time there's another invasion of artificially intelligent dung-eating robotic probes from outer space, maybe their uber-children will have devised a way to save our planet.
– Gillian Anderson
By the time we hit fifty, we have learned our hardest lessons. We have found out that only a few things are really important. We have learned to take life seriously, but never ourselves.
– Charles Dickens
By the time we've made it, we've had it.
– Malcolm Forbes
By the time you get to your ball, if you don't know what to do with it, try another sport.
– Julius Boros
By the time your life is finished, you will have learned just enough to begin it well.
– Eleanor Marx
By the work one knows the workmen.
– Jean de La Fontaine
By their own follies they perished, the fools.
– Homer
By these things examine thyself. By whose rules am I acting; in whose name; in whose strength; in whose glory? What faith, humility, self-denial, and love of God and to man have there been in all my actions?
– Jackie Mason
By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.
– John 1335 Bible
By three methods we may learn wisdom First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
– Confucius

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