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In the Norse mythology Loki originally was on the side of the rest of the gods, helping them once or twice using a particularly nast forms of trickery. He was a cunning negotiator with a talent for technicalities. He was sort of the Norse equivalent of a lawyer, no doubt the reason they tied him down in a pit dripping acidic venom on him.
– Martin TermanRate it:
In the NUDE, all that is not beautiful is obscene.
– Robert BressonRate it:
In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
– James Russell LowellRate it:
In the old days villains had moustaches and kicked the dog. Audiences are smarter today. They don't want their villain to be thrown at them with green limelight on his face. They want an ordinary human being with failings.
– Alfred HitchcockRate it:
In the old days, one married a wife; now one forms a company with a female partner, or moves in to live with a friend. And then one seduces the partner, or defiles the friend.
– August StrindbergRate it:
In the part of this universe that we know there is great injustice, and often the good suffer, and often the wicked prosper, and one hardly knows which of those is the more annoying.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
In the past decade or so, the women's magazines have taken to running home-handyperson articles suggesting that women can learn to fix things just as well as men. These articles are apparently based on the ludicrous assumption that men know how to fix things, when in fact all they know how to do is look at things in a certain squinty-eyed manner, which they learned in Wood Shop eventually, when enough things in the home are broken, they take a job requiring them to transfer to another home.
– Dave BarryRate it:
In the past, Yar Chaikovsky said, Jurors have made clear during debriefings that they expect to hear from top corporate executives in cases like this, with so much money at stake.
– Yar ChaikovskyRate it:
In the perfect wedlock, the man, I should say, is the head, but the woman the heart, with which he cannot dispense.
– RuckettRate it:
In the presence of death, no philosophy of life can feel triumphant!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.
– John LillyRate it:
In the public interest, therefore, it is better that we lose the services of the exceptions who are good Judges after they are seventy and avoid the presence on the Bench of men who are not able to keep up with the work, or to perform it satisfactorily.
– William Howard TaftRate it:
In the pursuance of ocean governance we must strive to reduce the north-south gap
– Jean-Pierre LevyRate it:
In the realm of ideas it is better to let the mind sally forth, even if some precious preconceptions suffer a mauling.
– Robert F. GoheenRate it:
In the republic of mediocrity genius is dangerous.
– Robert G. IngersollRate it:
In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary.
– Aaron RoseRate it:
In the sandal-tree are serpents, in the water lotus flowers, but crocodiles also; even virtues are marred by the vicious?in all enjoyments there is something which impairs our happiness.
– The HitopadesaRate it:
In the sixties, the world was normal and people took acid to make it weird. Nowadays the world is weird and people take prozac to make it normal.
– UnknownRate it:
In the South of California has gathered the larges and most miscellaneous assortment of Messiahs, Sorcerers, Saints and Seers known to the history of aberrations.
– Farnsworth CrowderRate it:
In the South where slavery still exists, the Negroes are less carefully kept apart they sometimes share the labors and the recreations of the whites the whites consent to intermix with them to a certain extent, and although legislation treats them more harshly, the habits of the people are more tolerant and compassionate.
– Alexis Charles Henri Clrel de TocquevilleRate it:
In the Soviet army it takes more courage to retreat than to advance.
– Joseph StalinRate it:
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and their dominion is suspended only for brief periods.
– Arthur SchopenhauerRate it:
In the spider-web of facts, many a truth is strangled.
– Paul EldridgeRate it:
In the state of nature...all men are born equal, but they cannot continue in this equality. Society makes them lose it, and they recover it only by the protection of the law.
– Charles de MontesquieuRate it:
In the stress of modern life, how little room is left for that most comfortable vanity that whispers in our ears that failures are not faults! Now we are taught from infancy that we must rise or fall upon our own merits; that vigilance wins success, and incapacity means ruin.
– Agnes RepplierRate it:

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