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Content thyself to be obscurely good. When vice prevails, and impious men bear sway, the post of honor is a private station.
– Joseph Addison
Contentment consisteth not in heaping more fuel, but in taking away some fire.
– Fuller
Contentment is not the fulfillment of what you want, but the realization of how much you already have.
– Anonymous
Contests allow no excuses, no more do friendships.
– Ibycus
Continental people have sex-lives the English have hot-water bottles.
– George Mikes
Continuous effort is the key to unlocking our potential.
– Black Elk, Native American
Continuous effort--not strength or intelligence--is the key to unlocking our potential.
– Black Elk
Continuous unremitting darkness has been known to send some people into an emotional tailspin, so the management here at KBHR radio suggests locking away the firearms. The desire to stick that 45 between the teeth can get pretty strong at times, so why invite temptation.
– Andrew Schneider
Contraceptives should be used on every conceivable occasion.
– From The Last Goon Show of All
Contradiction is not a sign of falsity, nor the lack of contradiction a sign of truth.
– Blaise Pascal
Contradictions do not exist. Whenever you think that you are facing a contradiction, check your premises. You will find that one of them is wrong.
– Ayn Rand
Contrary to general belief, I do not believe that friends are necessarily the people you like best, they are merely the people who got there first.
– Peter Ustinov
Contrary to popular belief, English women do not wear tweed nightgowns.
– Hermione Gingold
Contrary to popular belief, the most dangerous animal is not the lion or tiger or even the elephant. The most dangerous animal is a shark riding on an elephant, just trampling and eating everything they see.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Contrary to popular belief, transformation cannot be based on a single event, advice, book, or seminar. These things may lead to a new insight or even a temporary change, however, real transformation requires the formation of new thinking patterns and behavioral habits. Transformation requires consistent action and time to reinforce new learned values and drop old ones. Once the process of transformation is completed, it will change who you are, your life and the lives of the people around you.
– Med Jones
Control thy passions, lest they take vengeance on thee.
– Epictetus
Convenience will never outweigh love.
– Justin Chase Campbell
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last.
– Charlotte Bronte
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last. To pluck the mask from the face of the Pharisee is not to lift an impious hand to the Crown of Thorns.
– Charlotte Brontë
Conversation has a kind of charm about it, an insuating and insidious something that elicits secrets from us just like love or liquor.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practising every day while they live.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Conversation is an exercise of the mind; gossip is merely an exercise of the tongue.
– Author Unknown
Conversation is food for the soul.
– Mexican Proverb
Conversation is the enemy of good wine and food.
– Alfred Hitchcock

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