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It is easy to forget that the most important aspect of comedy, after all, its great saving grace, is its ambiguity. You can simultaneously laugh at a situation, and take it seriously.
– Stephen FryRate it:
It is easy to forget when you borrow money but easy to remember when you lend it.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
It is easy to go down into Hell night and day, the gates of dark Death stand wide but to climb back again, to retrace one's steps to the upper air - there's the rub, the task.
– VirgilRate it:
It is easy to lose important opportunities, and difficult to regain them; therefore when they present themselves it is the more necessary to make every effort to retain them.
– GuicciardiniRate it:
It is easy to love the people far away. It is not always easy to love those close to us. It is easier to give a cup of rice to relieve hunger than to relieve the loneliness and pain of someone unloved in our home. Bring love into your home for this is where our love for each other must start.
– Mother TeresaRate it:
It is easy to pick out the best people. They will help you to do it.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of them, but words can never trace out all the fibers that knit us to the old.
– George EliotRate it:
It is easy to see the glow but hard to recognize the awakening of silence.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
It is easy to sit and it is easy not to think; you do the opposite: You walk and think!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
It is easy to take liberty for granted when you have never had it taken from you.
– M. GrundlerRate it:
It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
– AeschylusRate it:
It is energy -- the central element of which is will -- that produces the miracle that is enthusiasm in all ages. Everywhere it is what is called force of character and the sustaining power of all great action.
– Samuel SmilesRate it:
It is entirely possible to win against the enemy, it is possible, even, to kill the enemy... and still be defeated by the battle.
– Walter Wangerin, Jr., Book of the Dun CowRate it:
It is entirely seemly for a young man killed in battle to lie mangled by the bronze spear. In his death all things appear fair. But when dogs shame the gray head and gray chin and nakedness of an old man killed, it is the most piteous thing that happens among wretched mortals.
– HomerRate it:
It is equally offensive to speed a guest who would like to stay and to detain one who is anxious to leave.
– HomerRate it:
It is equally wrong to speed a guest who does not want to go, and to keep one back who is eager. You ought to make welcome the present guest, and send forth the one who wishes to go.
– HomerRate it:
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
It is error only, and not truth, that shrinks from inquiry.
– Thomas PaineRate it:
It is especially important to encourage unorthodox thinking when the situation is critical At such moments every new word and fresh thought is more precious than gold. Indeed, people must not be deprived of the right to think their own thoughts.
– Boris Nikolayevich YeltsinRate it:
It is essential to know that to be a happy person, a happy family, a happy society, it is very crucial to have a good heart, that is very crucial. World peach must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just the absence of violence but the manifestation of human compassion.
– Dalai Lama, (in exile) Associated Press, 5/14/01Rate it:
It is eternity now. I am in the midst of it. It is about me and the sunshine.
– Richard JefferiesRate it:
It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
– H.L. MenckenRate it:
It is ever the invisible that is the object of our profoundest worship. With the lover it is not the seen but the unseen that he muses upon.
– John Christian BoveeRate it:
It is expected from the government officials and the financial sector to selectively report on the good news to avoid investors panic and maintain confidence in the economy. Unfortunately building confidence has been the name of the game since the beginning of the crisis rather than real economic reforms.
– Med JonesRate it:
It is extraordinary how extraordinary the ordinary person is.
– George WillRate it:

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