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I do not believe that friends are necessarily the people you like best, they are merely the people who got there first.
– Peter Ustinov
I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
– Joseph Addison
I do not believe that the men who served in uniform in Vietnam have been given the credit they deserve. It was a difficult war against an unorthodox enemy.
– William Westmoreland
I do not believe the expenditure of $2.50 for a book entitles the purchaser to the personal friendship of the author.
– Evelyn Waugh
I do not believe the Union will disolve, I believe it will become all one thing, or all the other.
– Abraham Lincoln, A House Divided
I do not believe today everything I believed yesterday I wonder will I believe tomorrow everything I believe today.
– Matthew Arnold
I do not care to belong to a club that accepts people like me as members.
– Groucho Marx
I do not come into this pulpit hoping that perhaps somebody will of his own free will return to Christ. My hope lies in another quarter. I hope that my Master will lay hold of some of them and say, You are mine, and you shall be mine. I claim you for myself. My hope arises from the freeness of grace, and not from the freedom of the will.
– Charles Haddon Spurgeon
I do not confer praise or blame I accept. I am the measure of all things. I am the centre of the world.
– W. Somerset Maugham
I do not consider it an insult, but rather a compliment to be called an agnostic. I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure--that is all that agnosticism means.
– Clarence Darrow
I do not consider it an insult, but rather a compliment, to be called an agnostic. I do not pretend to know where many ignorant men are sure -- that is all agnosticism means.
– Clarence Darrow, Scopes Trial, 1925
I do not distinguish by the eye, but by the mind, which is the proper judge.
– Seneca
I do not fear computers. I fear lack of them.
– Isaac Asimov
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.
– Isaac Asimov
I do not fear failure. I only fear the slowing up of the engine inside of me which is pounding, saying, Keep going, someone must be on top, why not you?
– George S. Patton
I do not fear Satan half so much as I fear those who fear him.
– Saint Teresa of Avila
I do not feel betrayed. ... He has a fine record. He is a national hero. (On Oliver L North's work)
– Ronald Reagan
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
– Galileo Galilei
I do not give money for just mere hopes.
– Terence
I do not have a psychiatrist and I do not want one, for the simple reason that if he listened to me long enough, he might become disturbed.
– James Thurber
I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose.
– Charlie Chaplin
I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but should get you pretty near.
– Margaret Hilda Thatcher
I do not know everything; still many things I understand.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I do not know the American gentleman, god forgive me for putting two such words together.
– Charles Dickens

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