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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 types his labored column -- weary drudge! Senile fudge and solemn: spare, editor, to condemn these dry leaves of his autumn.
– Robertson Davies
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
He was a genius - that is to say, a man who does superlatively and without obvious effort something that most people cannot do by the uttermost exertion of their abilities.
– Robertson Davies
He was a man, take him for all in all,
I shall not look upon his like again.

– William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 2
He was a man, take him for all in all, I shall not look upon his like again.
– William Shakespeare
He was a true friend, he stabbed me in the front.
– Unknown
He was a wise man who invented God.
– Plato
He was a wise man who originated the idea of God.
– Euripides
He was an old sock and she was a glass slipper
– William Parsons
He was as fresh as is the month of May.
– Chaucer
He was born an Englishman and remained one for years.
– Brendan Behan
He was born with a gift of laughter and a sense that the world was mad,
– Rafael Sabatini
He was burned, so he ran into the bamboo grove, but the grove caught fire.
– Punjabi proverb, Translated by Gurinder Singh Mann
He was guilty of nothing, except that he earned his own fortune and never forgot that it was his.
– Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
He was my friend, faithful, and just to meBut Brutus says, he was ambitious,And Brutus is an honorable man.He hath brought many captives home to Rome,Whose ransoms did the general coffers fill.Did this in Caesar seem ambitiousWhen the poor have cried, Caesar hath wept.Ambition should me made of sterner stuff,Yet Brutus says, he was ambitiousAnd Brutus is an honorable man.
– William Shakespeare

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