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It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never finished when it is defeated...it is finished when it surrenders.
– Ben SteinRate it:
It is inexcusable for scientists to torture animals; let them make their experiments on journalists and politicians.
– Henrik IbsenRate it:
It is innocence that is full and experience that is empty. It is innocence that wins and experience that loses.
– Charles PeguyRate it:
It is interesting to note that poetry, a literary device whose very construct involves the use of words, is itself the word of choice by persons grasping to describe something so beautiful it is marvelously ineffable.
– Vanna BontaRate it:
It is intolerable that a silly fool, with nothing but empty birth to boast of, should in his insolence array himself in the merits of others, and vaunt an honour which does not belong to him.
– BoileauRate it:
It is ironic that we are particular about flushing out all the dirt through the Drain, but we continue to retain a lot of it in our Brain.-RVM
– RVMRate it:
It is just as impossible to help reform by conciliating prejudice as it is by buying votes. Prejudice is the enemy. Whoever is not for you is against you.
– John Jay ChapmanRate it:
It is just the little touches after the average man would quit that make the master's fame.
– Orison Swett MardenRate it:
It is just when opinions universally prevail and we have added lip service to their authority that we become sometimes most keenly conscious that we do not believe a word that we are saying.
– VirginiaRate it:
It is knowledge that influences and equalizes the social condition of man that gives to all, however different their political position, passions which are in common, and enjoyments which are universal.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
It is knowledge that influences and equalizes the social condition of man; that gives to all, however different their political position, passions which are in common, and enjoyments which are universal.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
– TacitusRate it:
It is light grief that can take counsel.
– AnonymousRate it:
It is like the seed put in the soil - the more one sows, the greater the harvest.
– Orison Swett MardenRate it:
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
– Napoleon HillRate it:
It is long accepted by the missionaries that morality is inversely proportional to the amount of clothing people wore.
– Alex CareyRate it:
It is long since I have learned to hold popular opinion of no value.
– Alexander Hamilton, Loth, Dave, Alexander Hamilton, Portrait of a Prodigy, Rahway, Carrick & Evans, Inc., 1939Rate it:
It is love, not reason, that is stronger than death.
– Thomas MannRate it:
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
– ConfuciusRate it:
It is mathematics that offers the exact natural sciences a certain measure of security which, without mathematics, they could not attain.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
It is meant that noble minds keep ever with their likes; for who so firm that cannot be seduced.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
It is men who wait to be selected, and not those who seek, from whom we may expect the most efficient service.
– Ulysses S. GrantRate it:
It is misery, you know, unspeakable misery for the man who lives alone and who detests sordid, casual affairs; not old enough to do without women, but not young enough to be able to go and look for one without shame!
– Luigi PirandelloRate it:
It is more difficult, and it calls for higher energies of soul, to live a martyr than to die one.
– Horace MannRate it:
It is more noble to give yourself completely to one individual than to labor diligently for the salvation of the masses.
– Dag HammarskjldRate it:

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