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It is now possible for a flight attendant to get a pilot pregnant.
– Richard J. Ferris
It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid pregnancy by a resort to mathematics, though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.
– H.L. Mencken
It is obvious that 'obscenity' is not a term capable of exact legal definition in the practice of the Courts, it means 'anything that shocks the magistrate.'
– Bertrand Russell
It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never experienced it than we can explain light to the blind.
– T. S. Eliot
It is occasionally possible to charge hell with a bucket of water, but against stupidity the gods themselves struggle in vain.
– Doris Fleeson
It is odd but agitation or contest of any kind gives a rebound to my spirits and sets me up for a time.
– George Gordon Byron
It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English -- up to fifty words used in correct context -- no human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese.
– Carl Sagan
It is of the essence of imaginative culture that it transcends the limits both of the naturally possible and of the morally acceptable.
– Northrop Frye
It is often merely for an excuse that we say things are impossible.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld
It is often pleasant to stone a martyr, no matter how much we admire him.
– John Barth
It is often said that it's a man's world; we must change this fact and create this: It's a human's world!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
It is often said that we are just a moment in time! In that case, here is the best challenge for man: To change this! To be two moments in time; three moments in time; four moments in time; to be in the whole of the time!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
It is ok if you talk to a rock, but it is not ok if you expect any reply!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time.
– Simone de Beauvoir
It is one of the beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely try to be kind to another, without helping himself.
– Bailey
It is one of the beautiful compensations of this life that no one can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
– Charles Dudley
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is one of the great secrets of life that those things which are most worth doing, we do for others.
– Lewis Carroll
It is one of the maladies of our age to profess a frenzied allegiance to truth in unimportant matters, to refuse consistently to face her where graver issues are at stake.
– Janos Arnay
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship.
– Henry Ward Beecher
It is one of the superstitions of the human mind to have imagined that virginity could be a virtue.
– Voltaire
It is one of the worst of errors to suppose that there is any path for safety except that of duty.
– William Nevins
It is one of those beautiful compensations of this life that no one can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
– Charles Dudley Warner
It is one thing to decry the rat race...that is the good and honorable work of moralists. It is quite another thing to quit the rat race, to drop out, to refuse to run any further--that is the work of the individualist. It is offensive because it is impolite it makes the rebuke personal the individualist calls not his or her behavior into question, but mine.
– Paul Gruchow

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