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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 ChamfortRate it:
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 WinfreyRate it:
It is confidently believed that our system may be safely extended to the utmost bounds of our territorial limits...
– James K. PolkRate it:
It is conventional to call monster any blending of dissonant elements. I call monster every original inexhaustible beauty.
– Alfred JarryRate it:
It is critical vision alone which can mitigate the unimpeded operation of the automatic.
– Marshall McLuhanRate it:
It is cruel to discover one's mediocrity only when it is too late.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
– Mark TwainRate it:
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.
– LongfellowRate it:
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 LongfellowRate it:
It is dangerous for a national candidate to say things that people might remember.
– Eugene McCarthyRate it:
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
– Francois Marie Arouet VoltaireRate it:
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
– VoltaireRate it:
It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
It is destruction to the weak man to attempt to imitate the powerful.
– PhaedrusRate it:
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 philosopherRate it:
It is difficult for sorrow to intrude on a busy life.
– UnknownRate it:
It is difficult to discriminate the voice of truth from amid the clamor raised by heated partisans.
– Johann Christoph Friedrich von SchillerRate it:
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 VidalRate it:
It is difficult to forgive those who steal our time.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his income depends on his not understanding it.
– H. L. MenckenRate it:
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his job depends on not understanding it.
– Upton SinclairRate it:
It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it!
– Upton Sinclair, Jr.Rate it:
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.
– JimRate it:
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 LincolnRate it:
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 LincolnRate it:

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