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It is common to follow the path of others; it is courageous to create your own.
– Vikrant Parsai
It is commonly a dangerous thing for a man to have more sense than his neighbours. Socrates paid for his superiority with his life; and if Aristotle saved his skin, accused as he was of heresy by the chief priest Eurymedon, it was because he took to his heels in time.
– Wieland
It is commonly observed that a sudden wealth, like a prize drawn in a lottery or a large bequest to a poor family, does not permanently enrich. They have served no apprenticeship to wealth, and with the rapid wealth come rapid claims which they do not know how to deny, and the treasure is quickly dissipated.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is confidence in our bodies, minds and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures, new directions to grow in, and new lessons to learn - which is what life is all about.
– Oprah Winfrey
It is critical vision alone which can mitigate the unimpeded operation of the automatic.
– Marshall McLuhan
It is cruel to discover one's mediocrity only when it is too late.
– W. Somerset Maugham
It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
– Mark Twain
It is curious to note the old sea-margins of human thought. Each subsiding century reveals some new mystery; we build where monsters used to hide themselves.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It is curious to note the old sea-margins of human thought. Each subsiding century reveals some new mystery; we build where monsters used to hide themselves.
– Longfellow
It is dangerous for a national candidate to say things that people might remember.
– Eugene McCarthy
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
– Voltaire
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
– George Bernard Shaw
It is destruction to the weak man to attempt to imitate the powerful.
– Phaedrus
It is difficult for intellect, technology, and peace to coexist. Not because peace is static where the other two require constant stimulation. Peace can embrace change. It is because we live in a world where intellect and technology compete for power. And peace does not allow for inequality or competition.
– Andrea Scholer, author and philosopher
It is difficult for sorrow to intrude on a busy life.
– Unknown
It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by heated partisans.
– Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller
It is difficult to find a reputable American historian who will acknowledge the crude fact that a Franklin Roosevelt, say, wanted to be President merely to wield power, to be famed and to be feared. To learn this simple fact one must wade through a sea of
– Gore Vidal
It is difficult to forgive those who steal our time.
– Vikrant Parsai
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his income depends on his not understanding it.
– H. L. Mencken
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his job depends on not understanding it.
– Upton Sinclair
It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it!
– Upton Sinclair, Jr.
It is difficult to live in the present, ridiculous to live in the future, and impossible to live in the past. Nothing is as far away as one minute ago.
– Jim
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels he is worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him.
– Abraham Lincoln
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him.
– Abraham Lincoln

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