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It is not how much one makes but to what purpose one spends.
– John Ruskin
It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.
– Charles Haddon Spurgeon
It is not human nature we should accuse but the despicable conventions that pervert it.
– Denis Diderot
It is not I who have been consigned to the bedroom of history.
– Corazn Cojuangco Aquino
It is not important at all that we were all once an ape! The important thing is that how very much we evolved and how far we got away from the apes!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
It is not important to be a believer, it is not important to be religious, because there are billons around the world already! But it is important to be compassionate, it is important to be ethical, because there are only tens of thousands around the world, obviously not many!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.
– Simone de Beauvoir
It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal; that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.
– Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex (1950)
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.
– William Shakespeare
It is not in the world of ideas that life is lived. Life is lived for better or worse in life, and to a man in life, his life can be no more absurd than it can be the opposite of absurd, whatever that opposite may be.
– Archibald MacLeish
It is not known precisely where angels dwell-whether in the air, the void, or the planets. It has not been God's pleasure that we should be informed of their abode.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is not much matter which we say, but mind, we must all say the same.
– William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne
It is not necessary for all men to be great in action. The greatest and sublimest power is simple patience.
– Horace Bushnell
It is not necessary for the public to know whether I am joking or whether I am serious, just as it is not necessary for me to know it myself.
– Salvador Dali
It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
– W. Edwards Deming
It is not necessary to understand things in order to argue about them.
– Pierre Beaumarchais
It is not observed in history that families improve with time.
– George William Curtis
It is not often that someone comes along who is a true friend and a good writer.
– E. B. White
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
– Aesop
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
– Jean Baptiste Poquelin Molire
It is not only the psychology of the people that makes them so exacting-their geographical situation has been equally problematic.
– Shimon Peres
It is not opium which makes me work but its absence, and in order for me to feel its absence it must from time to time be present.
– Antonin Artaud
It is not our affluence, or our plumbing, or our clogged freeways that grip the imagination of others. Rather, it is the values upon which our system is built. These values imply our adherence not only to liberty and individual freedom, but also to international peace, law and order, and constructive social purpose. When we depart from these values, we do so at our peril.
– J. William Fulbright
It is not our purpose to become each other it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
– Hermann Hesse

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