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He that speaketh against his own reason speaks against his own conscience, and therefore it is certain that no man serves God with a good conscience who serves him against his reason.
– Jeremy Taylor
He that thinks himself the wisest is generally the least so.
– Charles Caleb Colton
He that visits the sick in hopes of a legacy, but is never so friendly in all other cases, I look upon him as being no better than a raven that watches a weak sheep only to peck out its eyes.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
He that will believe only what he can fully comprehend must have a long head or a very short creed.
– C. C. Colton
He that will give himself to all manner of ways to get money may be rich; so he that lets fly all he knows or thinks may by chance be satirically witty. Honesty sometimes keeps a man from growing rich, and civility from being witty.
– John Selden
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils for time is the greatest innovator.
– Francis Bacon
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator.
– Sir Francis Bacon
He that will not sail till all dangers are over must never put to sea.
– Thomas Fuller
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
– Welsh Proverb
He that would build lastingly must lay his foundation low. The proud man, like the early shoots of a new-felled coppice, thrusts out full of sap, green in leaves, and fresh in colour, but bruises and breaks with every wind, is nipped with every little cold, and, being top-heavy, is wholly unfit for use. Whereas the humble man retains it in the root, can abide the winter?s killing blast, the ruffling concussions of the wind, and can endure far more than that which appears so flourishing.
– Feltham
He that would live in peace and at ease, must not speak all he knows nor judge all he sees.
– Benjamin Franklin
He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.
– Thomas Paine
He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.
– Thomas Paine
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist in our helper.
– Edmund Burke
He then learns that in going down into the secrets of his own mind he has descended into the secrets of all minds.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
He thought others were small; that was his greatness.
– Dejan Stojanovic
He took his key. It turned in the lock to the sounds of Aeolian music. A door opened upon slow hinges, and disclosed a winding stair within. The key vanished from his fingers. Tangle went up. Mossy followed. The door closed behind them. They climbed out of the earth; and, still climbing, rose above it. They were in the rainbow. Far abroad, over ocean and land, they could see through ours transparent walls the earth beneath their get. Stairs beside stairs wound up together, and beautiful beings of all ages climbed along with them. They knew that they were going up to the country whence the shadows fall And by this time I think they must have got there.
– George Mac Donald
He travels safe and not unpleasantly who is guarded by poverty and guided by love.
– Sir P Sidney
He tries to find the exit from himself but there is no door.
– Dejan Stojanovic
He turns all of his injuries into strengths, that which does not kill him makes him stronger, he is superman.
– Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
He used to say that it was better to have one friend of great value than many friends who were good for nothing.
– Laertius Diogenes
He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lampposts -- for support rather than for illumination.
– Andrew Lang
He waited for the mask to drop off, but at the same time he did not question her right to wear it.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald
He was a bold man that first ate an oyster.
– Jonathan Swift
He was a cowboy, mister, and he loved the land. He loved it so much he made a woman out of dirt and married her. But when he kissed her, she disintegrated. Later, at the funeral, when the preacher said, 'Dust to dust,' some people laughed, and the cowboy shot them. At his hanging, he told the others, 'I'll be waiting for you in heaven---with a gun.'
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

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