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It is forbidden to decry other sects; the true believer gives honour to whatever in them is worthy of honour.
– AsokaRate it:
It is forbidden to kill therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
– VoltaireRate it:
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
– VoltaireRate it:
It is fortunate to be of high birth, but it is no less so to be of such character that people do not care to know whether you are or are not.
– Jean de La BruyèreRate it:
It is found by experience that admirable laws and right precedents among the good have their origin in the misdeeds of others.
– Cornelius TacitusRate it:
It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.
– Victor HugoRate it:
It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and injustice.
– Robert F. KennedyRate it:
It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current that can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.
– Robert F. Kennedy, South Africa, 1966Rate it:
It is fun to be in the same decade with you.
– Franklin D. RooseveltRate it:
It is funny about life: if you refuse to accept anything but the very best you will very often get it.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
It is funny the two things most men are proudest of is the thing that any man can do and doing does in the same way, that is being drunk and being the father of their son.
– Gertrude SteinRate it:
It is futile to spend time telling stories about the fleetness of each day.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
It is good for a man to eat thistles and to remember that he is an ass.
– E. S. DallasRate it:
It is good taste, and good taste alone, that possesses the power to sterilize and is always the first handicap to any creative functioning.
– Salvador DalíRate it:
It is good to be without vices, but it is not good to be without temptations.
– Walter BagehotRate it:
It is good to have an end to journey toward, but it is the journey that matters in the end.
– Ursula K. LeGuinRate it:
It is good to have an end to journey towards; but it is the journey that matters in the end.
– Ursula K. LeGuinRate it:
It is good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it's good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure you haven't lost the things that money can't buy.
– George Horace LorimerRate it:
It is good to know the truth, but it is better to speak of palm trees.
– Arab ProverbRate it:
It is good to live and learn.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
It is good to realize that if love and peace can prevail on earth, and if we can teach our children to honor nature's gifts, the joys and beauties of the outdoors will be here forever.
– James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.Rate it:
It is good to rub and polish our brain against that of others
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:
It is good to tame the mind, which is difficult to hold in, and flighty, rushing wheresoever it listeth: a tamed mind brings blessings.
– The DhammapadaRate it:
It is good to vary in order that you may frustrate the curious, especially those who envy you.
– Baltasar GracianRate it:
It is great happiness to be praised of them who are most praiseworthy.
– Philip SidneyRate it:

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