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Democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts and murders itself. There was never a democracy that did not commit suicide.
– Samuel Adams
Democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
– George Bernard Shaw
Democracy works. Against us.
– Jon Stewart, The Daily Show: Referring to the victory of George W. Bush in the 2004 election.
Democracy! Bah! When I hear that word I reach for my feather Boa!
– Allen Ginsberg
Democracy: The substitution of election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
– George Bernard Shaw
Democracy: The worship of jackals by jackasses.
– H. L. Mencken
Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making.
– Salvador Dalí
Democritus maintains that there can be no great poet without a spite of madness.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
Democritus plucked his eye out because he could not look at a woman without thinking of her as a woman. If he had read a few of our novels, he would have torn himself to pieces.
– Wallace Stevens
Democritus says, But we know nothing really for truth lies deep down.
– Laertius Diogenes
Denial ain't just a river in Egypt.
– Mark Twain
Denying God is admiting your ignorance.
– Jacqueline Job
Denying God is the greatest sign of ungratefulness.
– Jacqueline Job
Depend not on another, but lean instead on thyself...True happiness is born of self-reliance.
– The Laws of Manu
Depend not on another, rather lean Upon thyself; trust to thine own exertions: Subjection to another?s will gives pain; True happiness consists in self-reliance.
– Manu
Depend not on fortune, but on conduct.
– Publilius Syrus
Depend upon it, after all, Thomas, Literature is the most noble of professions. In fact, it is about the only one fit for a man. For my own part, there is no seducing me from the path.
– Edgar Allan Poe, From a letter to Frederick W. Thomas (February 14, 1849).
Dependence is a two-sided sword…….. it kills the person on either side of it!!!!
– Siddharth Astir
Depression leads to frustration more or less. Moreover, a depressed person is most likely to become perplexed/confused for life. Now, you've known that, dare to reject/resist depression and it's end result i.e. frustration. I mean, you've got to cheer yourself up irresspective of whatever circumstance/difficulty that battles/faces you. Besides, there is a lot of hope for every living human including "YOU". Yes of course, it's only the dead that is hopeless.
– Emeasoba George
Deprived of meaningful work, men and women lose their reason for existence; they go stark, raving mad.
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Depth of friendship does not depend on length of acquaintance.
– Rabindranath Tagore
Der Name Polo Hofer ist geschützt und registriert beim Eidgenössischen Institut für Geistiges Eigentum, Marke Nr. 545131, SHAB Nr. 86 / 4. Mai 2006
– Polo Hofer
Derive happiness in oneself from a good day's work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us.
– Henri Matisse
Describing her first day back in grade school after a long absence, a teacher said, It was like trying to hold 35 corks under water at the same time.
– Mark Twain
Description is a story well told already; experience offers truth.
– Dejan Stojanovic

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