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For a man who is in love with the existence, nothing is ordinary in life!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For a man who is in poverty, doomsday is already there!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For a man, no more beautiful wish has ever found yet than wishing him a life full of kindness!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For a moment at least, be a smile on someone else’s face.
– Dejan Stojanovic
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For a mother the project of raising a boy is the most fulfilling project she can hope for. She can watch him, as a child, play the games she was not allowed to play; she can invest in him her ideas, aspirations, ambitions, and values -- or whatever she has left of them; she can watch her son, who came from her flesh and whose life was sustained by her work and devotion, embody her in the world. So while the project of raising a boy is fraught with ambivalence and leads inevitably to bitterness, it is the only project that allows a woman to be -- to be through her son, to live through her son.
– Andrea Dworkin
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For a nation to be known as warrior is a shame! For a nation to be known as peaceful is an honour! Violence brings shame, killing brings disgrace; peacefulness brings honour, nonviolence brings esteem!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For a nation which has an almost evil reputation for bustle, bustle, bustle, and rush, rush, rush, we spend an enormous amount of time standing around in line in front of windows, just waiting.
– Robert Benchley
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For a new breeze is blowing, and a world refreshed by freedom seems reborn...the day of the dictator is over.
– George H. W. Bush
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For a new year to bring you something new, make a move, like a butterfly tearing its cocoon! Make a move!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For a poet, it will be terrible if there are no women. He will not have anything to write about.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.
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For a shining mind and a shining body, you need nature, not gilding or silvering!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For a significant man
woman, the one thought he values greatly, to the laughter and scorn of insignificant men, is a key to hidden treasure chambers; for those others, it is nothing but a piece of old iron.

– Friedrich Nietzsche
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For a smart material to be able to send out a more complex signal it needs to be nonlinear. If you hit a tuning fork twice as hard it will ring twice as loud but still at the same frequency. That's a linear response. If you hit a person twice as hard they're unlikely just to shout twice as loud. That property lets you learn more about the person than the tuning fork.
– Neil Gershenfeld
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For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
– Richard Feynman
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For a true writer each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed.
– Ernest Hemingway, in his Nobel Prize acceptance speech
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For a true writer each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try…
– Ernest Hemingway
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For a truly religious man nothing is tragic.
– Ludwig Wittgenstein
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For a water drop, the most beautiful house is a leaf; and for a man: The goodness! Let the goodness be your home you permanently live in!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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For a while I thought history was something bitter old men wrote. But Jack loved history so ... for Jack history was full of heroes.
– Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis
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For a while we pondered whether to take a vacation or get a divorce. We decided that a trip to Bermuda is over in two weeks, but a divorce is something you always have.
– Woody Allen
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For aesthetics is the mother of ethics. Were we to choose our leaders on the basis of their reading experience and not their political programs, there would be much less grief on earth. I believe-not empirically, alas, but only theoretically-that for someone who has read a lot of Dickens to shoot his like in the name of an idea is harder than for someone who has read no Dickens.
– Joseph Brodsky
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For Africa to me is more than a glamorous fact. It is a historical truth. No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his present place.
– Maya Angelou
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For after all what is man in nature? A nothing in relation to infinity, all in relation to nothing, a central point between nothing and all and infinitely far from understanding either. The ends of things and their beginnings are impregnably concealed from him in an impenetrable secret. He is equally incapable of seeing the nothingness out of which he was drawn and the infinite in which he is engulfed.
– Blaise Pascal
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For all its flaws, I would feel safer to have my children grow up in a world dominated by the United States than by any other country.
– Kobsak Chutikul, (deputy leader in Thailand), AP news release 3/7/03
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For all men tragically great are made so through a certain morbidness.
– Herman Melville, Moby Dick
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