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It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquillity they must have action and they will make it if they cannot find it.
– Charlotte Bronte
It is in vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquillity: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
– Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre, 1847
It is in your moments of decision that your life is shaped. Develop your decision-making muscles.
– Anthony Robbins
It is inaccurate to say I hate everything. I am strongly in favor of common sense, common honesty, and common decency. This makes me forever ineligible for any public office.
– Henry Louis Mencken
It is inaccurate to say I hate everything. I am strongly in favor of common sense, common honesty, and common decency. This makes me forever ineligible for public office.
– H. L. Mencken
It is inaccurate to say that I hate everything. I am strongly in favor of common sense, common honesty, and common decency. This makes me forever ineligible for public office.
– H.L. Mencken
It is indeed ironic that we spend our school days yearning to graduate and our remaining days waxing nostalgic about our school days.
– Isabel Waxman
It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never finished when it is defeated... it is finished when it surrenders.
– Ben Stein
It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never finished when it is defeated...it is finished when it surrenders.
– Ben Stein
It is inexcusable for scientists to torture animals; let them make their experiments on journalists and politicians.
– Henrik Ibsen
It is innocence that is full and experience that is empty. It is innocence that wins and experience that loses.
– Charles Peguy
It is intolerable that a silly fool, with nothing but empty birth to boast of, should in his insolence array himself in the merits of others, and vaunt an honour which does not belong to him.
– Boileau
It is just as impossible to help reform by conciliating prejudice as it is by buying votes. Prejudice is the enemy. Whoever is not for you is against you.
– John Jay Chapman
It is just the little touches after the average man would quit that make the master's fame.
– Orison Swett Marden
It is just when opinions universally prevail and we have added lip service to their authority that we become sometimes most keenly conscious that we do not believe a word that we are saying.
– Virginia
It is knowledge that influences and equalizes the social condition of man that gives to all, however different their political position, passions which are in common, and enjoyments which are universal.
– Benjamin Disraeli
It is knowledge that influences and equalizes the social condition of man; that gives to all, however different their political position, passions which are in common, and enjoyments which are universal.
– Benjamin Disraeli
It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
– Tacitus
It is light grief that can take counsel.
– Anonymous
It is like the seed put in the soil - the more one sows, the greater the harvest.
– Orison Swett Marden
It is long accepted by the missionaries that morality is inversely proportional to the amount of clothing people wore.
– Alex Carey
It is long since I have learned to hold popular opinion of no value.
– Alexander Hamilton, Loth, Dave, Alexander Hamilton, Portrait of a Prodigy, Rahway, Carrick & Evans, Inc., 1939
It is love, not reason, that is stronger than death.
– Thomas Mann
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
– Confucius
It is mathematics that offers the exact natural sciences a certain measure of security which, without mathematics, they could not attain.
– Albert Einstein

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