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It is our scars that make us so beautiful yet we go well out of our way to hide them. That is our tragedy
– Ahmed KorayemRate it:
It is our task in our time and in our generation to hand down undiminished to those who come after us, as was handed down to us by those who went before, the natural wealth and beauty which is ours.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
It is part of our pedagogy to teach the operations of thinking, feeling, and willing so that they may be made conscious. For if we do not know the difference between an emotion and a thought, we will know very little. We need to understand the components (of emotions) at work... in order to free their hold.
– Mary Caroline RichardsRate it:
It is part of the American character to consider nothing as desperate - to surmount every difficulty by resolution and contrivance.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
It is partly to avoid consciousness of greed that we prefer to associate with those who are at least as greedy as we ourselves. Those who consume much less are a reproach.
– Charles Horton CooleyRate it:
It is past all controversy that what costs dearest is, and ought to be, most valued.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
It is peculiar to mankind to transcend mankind.
– Karl Wilhelm Friedrich von SchlegelRate it:
It is perfectly possible that a grandfather can have a more scientific mind than his grandchildren! Societies do not always go forward! Sometimes old generations are much luckier!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
It is perfectly true that that government is best which governs least. It is equally true that that government is best which provides most.
– Walter LippmannRate it:
It is pleasant at times to play the madman.
– SenecaRate it:
It is pleasant to have been to a place the way a river went.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
It is pleasing to God whenever you rejoice or laugh from the bottom of your heart.
– Martin LutherRate it:
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 RutherfordRate it:
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 SmilesRate it:
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 SmilesRate it:
It is possible to be below flattery as well as above it.
– Thomas B. MacaulayRate it:
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. WellsRate it:
It is possible to fail in many ways...while to succeed is possible only in one way.
– AristotleRate it:
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
– Wilbur WrightRate it:
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 HerzenRate it:
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 WelchRate it:
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 SegallRate it:
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.
– EpicurusRate it:
It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
– EpicurusRate it:
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
– Alec BourneRate it:

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