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For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: It might have been!
– P. G. Wodehouse
For one human being instinctively feels respect and love for another human being so long as he does not know him well enough to judge him; and that he does not, the craving he feels is evidence.
– Thomas Mann, Death in Venice
For one human being to love another human being That is perhaps the most difficult task that has been entrusted to us, the ultimate task
– Rainer Maria Rilke
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
– Rainer Maria Rilke
For one human being to love another: that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks; the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
– Rainer Maria Rilke
For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
– Rainer Maria Rilke
For one man is my world of all the men this wide world holds; O love, my world is you.
– Christina Rossetti
For only when our arms are sufficient beyond doubt can we be certain beyond doubt that they will never be employed.
– John F. Kennedy
For other nations, utopia is a blessed past never to be recovered; for Americans it is just beyond the horizon.
– Henry Kissinger
For parlor use, the vague generality is a life saver.
– George Ade
For peace of mind, we need to resign as general manager of the universe.
– Larry Eisenberg
For people to judge a man's worth and his very manhood according to the way he feels about sport, and not to recognize it for the piddly, inconsequential goings on that it really is...
– Robin Green
For prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God.
– Saint Teresa of Avila
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.
– Homer
For rarely are sons similar to their fathers: most are worse, and a few are better than their fathers.
– Homer, The Odyssey
For Scripture is the school of the Holy Spirit, in which, as nothing is omitted that is both necessary and useful to know, so nothing is taught but what is expedient to know. Therefore we must guard against depriving believers of anything disclosed about predestination in Scripture, lest we seem either wickedly to defraud them of the blessing of their God or to accuse and scoff at the Holy Spirit for having published what it is in any way profitable to suppress.
– John Calvin
For serenity, always prefer the cottage to the palace!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
For some life lasts a short while, but the memories it holds last forever.
– Laura Swenson
For some not to be martyrs is martyrdom indeed.
– Leo Rosten
For some, life is about "being Cool" while for others its about "being Hot". While there is room for both, we must avoid "being Lukewarm".
– Vijay Samuel Benjamin
For some, the universe ends at the borders of their villages; even for others, at the threshold of their home doors.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
For somehow this is tyranny's disease, to trust no friends.
– Aeschylus
For someone who doesn’t have the key, the door becomes a wall; for someone who has the key, there is no door!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
For target shooting, that's okay. Get a license and go to the range. For defense of the home, that's why we have police departments.
– James Brady
For ten years Caesar ruled with an iron hand. Then with a wooden foot, and finally with a piece of string.
– Spike Milligan, The Goons

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