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in college they teach you why things can't be done. I never went to college, so I do it.
– Charles Proteus SteinmetzRate it:
In communist society, where nobody has one exclusive sphere of activity but each can become accomplished in any branch he wishes, society regulates the general production and thus makes it possible for me to do one thing today and another tomorrow, to hunt in the morning, fish in the afternoon, rear cattle in the evening, criticize after dinner, just as I have a mind, without ever becoming hunter, fisherman, shepherd or critic.
– Karl MarxRate it:
In communities where men build ships for their own sons to fish or fight from, quality is never a problem.
– J. DevilleRate it:
In comparing various authors with one another, I have discovered that some of the gravest and latest writers have transcribed, word for word, from former works, without making acknowledgment.
– Pliny the ElderRate it:
In completing one discovery we never fail to get an imperfect knowledge of others of which we could have no idea before, so that we cannot solve one doubt without creating several new ones.
– Joseph PriestlyRate it:
In conclusion, there is a marvelous anecdote from the occasion of Russell's ninetieth birthday that best serves to summarize his attitude toward God and religion. A London lady sat next to him at this party, and over the soup she suggested to him that he was not only the world's most famous atheist but, by this time, very probably the world's oldest atheist. 'What will you do, Bertie, if it turns out you're wrong' she asked. 'I mean, what if--uh--when the time comes, you should meet Him What will you say' Russell was delighted with the question. His birght, birdlike eyes grew even brighter as he contempalated this possible future dialogue, and then he pointed a finger upward and cried, 'Why, I should say, 'God, you gave us insufficient evidence.' '
– Al SeckelRate it:
In conversation humour is more than wit, easiness, more than knowledge; few desire to learn, or to think they need it; all desire to be pleased, or, if not, to be easy.
– Sir W TempleRate it:
In creating, the only hard thing is to begin a grass blade's no easier to make than an oak.
– James Russell LowellRate it:
In crises the most daring course is often safest.
– Robert Francis KennedyRate it:
In critical moments even the very powerful have need of the weakest.
– AesopRate it:
In Cyberspace, the First Amendment is a local ordinance.
– John Perry BarlowRate it:
In Da' Beginning To most of us...Infinity is a thing ahead of us. In reality it's both ahead and behind us. Some suggest that "in the beginning there was God". Others tell us a "big Bang" occurred. Some say an understanding of a beginning is not possible. Our calendar started on A.D. and we mark time bother before and after that day. Beginnings have endings. Could be there's no beginnings or endings. One of the aspects of existence is that of "continuance". Motive determines whether what we begin with be beneficial or not. Could be best to think a bit before we......begin. KnowyerLoved, CWD
– Carl DeHavenRate it:
In dark days, your best shelter is your clever thoughts!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
In dealing with Englishmen you can be sure of one thing only, that the logical solution will not be adopted.
– William Ralph IngeRate it:
In deep sadness there is no place for sentimentality.
– William S. BurroughsRate it:
In deep waters, you encounter only the wise and the brave; in shallow waters, the ignorant and the coward!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
In democracy its your vote that counts. In feudalism its your count that votes.
– Mogens JallbergRate it:
In democratic ages men rarely sacrifice themselves for another, but they show a general compassion for all the human race. One never sees them inflict pointless suffering, and they are glad to relieve the sorrows of others when they can do so without much trouble to themselves. They are not disinterested, but they are gentle.
– Alexis de TocquevilleRate it:
In difficult and desperate cases, the boldest counsels are the safest.
– Titus LiviusRate it:
In doing good, we are generally cold, and languid, and sluggish; and of all things afraid of being too much in the right. But the works of malice and injustice are quite in another style. They are finished with a bold, masterly hand; touched as they are with the spirit of those vehement passions that call forth all our energies, whenever we oppress and persecute.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
In doing something, do it with love or never do it at all.
– Mohandas Karamchand GandhiRate it:
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
– Janos ArnayRate it:
In dreams we see ourselves naked and acting our real characters, even more clearly than we see others awake.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict, be fair and generous. In governing, don't try to control. In work, do what you enjoy. In family life, be completely present.
– Tao Le ChingRate it:
In each individual the spirit is made flesh, in each one the whole of creation suffers, in each one a Savior is crucified.
– Hermann HesseRate it:

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