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It is common error to infer that things which are consecutive in order of time have necessarily the relation of cause and effect.
– Jacob Bigelow
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It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
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It is common to follow the path of others; it is courageous to create your own.
– Vikrant Parsai
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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
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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
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It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is a wonderful aid in the pursuit of fortune; but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful.
– Nicolas Chamfort
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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
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It is confidently believed that our system may be safely extended to the utmost bounds of our territorial limits...
– James K. Polk
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It is conventional to call monster any blending of dissonant elements. I call monster every original inexhaustible beauty.
– Alfred Jarry
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It is critical vision alone which can mitigate the unimpeded operation of the automatic.
– Marshall McLuhan
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It is cruel to discover one's mediocrity only when it is too late.
– W. Somerset Maugham
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It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
– Mark Twain
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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
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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
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It is dangerous for a national candidate to say things that people might remember.
– Eugene McCarthy
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It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
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It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
– Voltaire
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It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
– George Bernard Shaw
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It is destruction to the weak man to attempt to imitate the powerful.
– Phaedrus
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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
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It is difficult for sorrow to intrude on a busy life.
– Unknown
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It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by heated partisans.
– Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller
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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
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It is difficult to forgive those who steal our time.
– Vikrant Parsai
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It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his income depends on his not understanding it.
– H. L. Mencken
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