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I cast my bread on the waters long ago. Now it's time for you to send it back to me-toasted and buttered on both sides.
– Jesse Louis Jackson
I catnap now and then, but I think while I nap, so it's not a waste of time.
– Martha Stewart
I caught the sun today and I didn't even burn his fingers.
– Aaron J. Munzer
I celebrate myself, and sing myself.
– Walt Whitman
I celebrate myself, And what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you.
– Walt Whitman
I certainly wasn't happy. Happiness has to do with reason, and only reason earns it. What I was given was the thing you can't earn, and can't keep, and often don't even recognize at the time I mean joy.
– Ursula K. LeGuin
I changed my name, took off my star, and became a non-Jewish person.”
– Barbara Ledermann
I check myself every day just to make sure this is the same person.
– Tony Kanal
I cherish the Franco-German cooperation as one of the most important developments in post-war Europe. But I will not accept is as being so sacrosanct that the rest of us shall simply adapt to what is decided between Paris and Berlin.
– Uffe Ellemann-Jensen, President, ELDR 1995-2000, Foreign Minister 1982-1993, Nordic Embassies in Berlin 23 September 2003
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their good intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
– Oscar Wilde
I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man I want a man without money rather than money without a man.
– Themistocles
I choose the likely man in preference to the rich man; I want a man without money rather than money without a man.
– Themistocles, from Plutarch, Lives
I chose and my word was shaken. So what? The choice may have been mistaken — the choosing was not. Just keep moving on...
– Stephen Sondheim, Sunday in the Park with George (1984), Act 2
I claim the right to contradict myself. I don't want to deprive myself of the right to talk nonsense, and I ask humbly to be allowed to be wrong sometimes.
– Federico Fellni
I come from a family where gravy is considered a beverage.
– Erma Bombeck
I come to the office each morning and stay for long hours doing what has to be done to the best of my ability. And when you've done the best you can you can't do any better.
– Harry S Truman
I come to you in peace. I did not bring artillery, but I am pleading with you, with tears in my eyes; if you f*** with me, I will kill you all.
– James Mattis
I concede
– Richard Milhous Nixon
I conceive the essential task of religion to be "to develop the consciences, the ideals, and the aspirations of mankind".
– Robert Millikan
I conceive the essential task of religion to be to develop the consciences, the ideals, and the aspirations of mankind.
– Robert Millikan
I confess I do not know why, but looking at the stars always makes me dream.
– Vincent Van Gogh
I consider being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill.
– Samuel Butler
I consider it a mark of great prudence in a man to abstain from threats or any contemptuous expressions, for neither of these weaken the enemy, but threats make him more cautious, and the other excites his hatred, and a desire to revenge himself.
– Niccolò Machiavelli
I consider it a public duty to answer falsifications with facts. I will not pretend that I find this an unpleasant duty. I am an old campaigner, and I love a good fight.
– Franklin Delano Roosevelt
I consider it useless and tedious to represent what exists, because nothing that exists satisfies me. Nature is ugly, and I prefer the monsters of my fancy to what is positively trivial.
– Charles Baudelaire

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