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It is true that men are no fit judges of themselves, because commonly they are partial to their own cause; yet it is as true that he who will dispose himself to judge indifferently of himself can do it better than any body else, because a man can see farther into his own mind and heart than any one else can.
– Harrington
It is true that prosperity has many close friends; poverty, on the other hand, has only distant watchers!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
It is true that wealth won't make a man virtuous, but I notice there ain't anybody who wants to be poor just for the purpose of being good.
– Josh Billings
It is true that you are judged by the company you keep. But it is also true that the company you work for is judged by the image you project, and if you to remain on their payroll, dress like a pro.
– Eric Chester
It is true we have won all our wars, but we have paid for them. We don't want victories anymore.
– Golda Meir
It is twice as hard to crush a half-truth as a whole lie.
– Unknown
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
– Aristotle
It is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatsoever for supposing it is true.
– Bertrand Russell
It is unfortunate, considering that enthusiasm moves the world, that so few enthusiasts can be trusted to tell the truth.
– Stanley Baldwin
It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
– Mahatma Gandhi
It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and wisest might err.
– Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
It is up to man to be an angel or a devil! You become whatever you choose to be!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
It is up to you to make yourself happy. No one can make you unhappy unless you let them.
– Vikrant Parsai
It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into.
– Jonathan Swift
It is useless to close the gates against ideas; they overlap them.
– Klemens Von Metternich
It is useless to send armies against ideas.
– Georg Brandes
It is usually best to be generous with praise, but cautious with criticism.
– Author Unknown
It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows for so he giveth his beloved sleep.
– Psalm 1272 Bible
It is vain futility to analyze the algebra of time.
– Dejan Stojanovic
It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquillity: they must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
– Charlotte Brontë
It is vanity to desire a long life and to take no heed of a good life.
– Thomas à Kempis
It is very difficult to be wholly joyous or wholly sad on this earth. The comic, when it is human, soon takes upon itself a face of pain and some of our griefs . . . have their source in weaknesses which must be recognized with smiling compassion as the common inheritance of us all.
– Miguel de Cervantes
It is very difficult to live among people you love and hold back from offering them advice.
– Anne Tyler
It is very difficult to tickle a hungry person.
– Vikrant Parsai
It is very easy in the world to live by the opinion of the world. It is very easy in solitude to be self-centered. But the finished man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance

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