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He does not live in vain, who employs his wealth, his thought, his speech to advance the good of others.
– Hindoo Maxim
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He does not possess wealth it possesses him.
– Benjamin Franklin
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He does not preach what he practices till he has practiced what he preaches.
– Confucius
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He doubly benefits the needy who gives quickly.
– Publilius Syrus
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He draweth out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument.
– William Shakespeare
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He dreamed he was eating shredded wheat and woke up to find the mattress half gone.
– Fred Allen
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He drew a circle that shut me out --
Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout.
But Love and I had the wit to win:
We drew a circle that took him in.

– Edwin Markham
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He enjoys true leisure who has time to improve his soul's estate.
– Henry David Thoreau
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He fell in love with himself at first sight, and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful. Self-love seems so often unrequited.
– Anthony Powell
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He felt about books as doctors feel about medicines, or managers about plays - cynical, but hopeful.
– Dame Rose Macaulay
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He felt that his whole life was some kind of dream and he sometimes wondered whose it was and whether they were enjoying it.
– Douglas Adams
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He fishes well who uses a golden hook.
– Latin Proverb
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He for himself weaves woe who weaves for others woe, and evil counsel on the counselor recoils.
– Hesiod
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He grounds the warship he walks on.
– John Bracken on Captain Barney Kelly, who ran the USS Enterprise into the mud of San Francisco Bay in May 1983
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He had a big head and a face so ugly it became almost fascinating.
– Ayn Rand
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He had a certain frankness and generosity, qualities indeed which turn to a man's ruin, unless tempered with discretion.
– Cornelius Tacitus
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He had a heart that could have held the empire of the world; and, in the end, he had to content himself with a cellar.
– Gaston Leroux, The Phantom of the Opera
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He had an answer to almost everything and he retired at an early age.
– Dejan Stojanovic
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He had decided to live forever or die in the attempt.
– Joseph Heller
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He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it - namely, that in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to obtain.
– Mark Twain
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He had heard people speak contemptuously of money he wondered if they had ever tried to do without it.
– W. Somerset Maugham
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He had learned over the years that poor people did not feel so poor when allowed to give occasionally.
– Lawana Blackwell
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He had not an ounce of superfluous flesh on his bones, and leanness goes a great way towards gentility.
– Elizabeth Gaskell
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He had occasional flashes of silence, that made his conversation perfectly delightful.
– Sydney Smith
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He had so many irons in the fire that he was never able to forge any single one into a weapon with which to conquer his world.
– Curtis Dahl
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