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It is possible by long-continued practice, not merely in lying, but in talking on subjects in which we have no real interest, not to know when we are sincere and when we are not.
– Mark Rutherford
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It is possible that the scrupulously honest man may not grow rich so fast as the unscrupulous and dishonest one but the success will be of a truer kind, earned without fraud or injustice. And even though a man should for a time be unsuccessful, still he must be honest better lose all and save character. For character is itself a fortune...
– Samuel Smiles
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It is possible that the scrupulously honest man may not grow rich so fast as the unscrupulous and dishonest one; but success will be of a truer kind, earned without fraud or injustice. And even though a man should for a time be unsuccessful, still he must be honest; better to lose all and save character. For character is itself a fortune.
– Samuel Smiles
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It is possible to be below flattery as well as above it.
– Thomas B. Macaulay
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It is possible to believe that all the past is but the beginning of a beginning, and that all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn. It is possible to believe that all the human mind has ever accomplished is but the dream before the awakening.
– H. G. Wells
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It is possible to fail in many ways...while to succeed is possible only in one way.
– Aristotle
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It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
– Wilbur Wright
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It is possible to lead astray an entire generation, to strike it blind, to drive it insane, to direct it towards a false goal. Napoleon proved this.
– Alexander Herzen
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It is possible to love your friends, your competitors, and even your enemies. It is hard, bitterly hard, but there is a long distance between hard and impossible.
– Herbert Welch
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It is possible to own too much. A man with one watch knows what time it is a man with two watches is never quite sure.
– Lee Segall
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It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men all live in a city without walls.
– Epicurus
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It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
– Epicurus
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It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
– Alec Bourne
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It is practically impossible to teach good programming style to students that have had prior exposure to BASIC; as potential programmers they are mentally mutilated beyond hope of regeneration.
– Professor Edsger Dijkstra
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It is preoccupation with possessions, more than anything else, that prevents us from living freely and nobly.
– Bertrand Russell
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It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness poverty and wealth have both failed.
– Kin Hubbard
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It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.
– Kin Hubbard
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It is probably not love that makes the world go around, but rather those mutually supportive alliances through which partners recognize their dependence on each other for the achievement of shared and private goals.
– Fred Allen
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It is probably safe to say that over a long period of time, political morality has been as high as business morality.
– Henry Steele Commager
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It is proof of a base and low mind for one to wish to think with the masses or majority, merely because the majority is the majority. Truth does not change because it is, or is not, believed by a majority of the people.
– Giordano Bruno
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It is quality rather than quantity that matters.
– Seneca the Younger
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It is quality rather than quantity that matters.
– Seneca
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It is rash to condemn where you are ignorant.
– Seneca
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It is really asking too much of a woman to expect her to bring up her husband and her children too.
– Lillian Bell
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It is really disgraceful to hate the one whom you praise.
– Vikrant Parsai
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