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It is the high privilege and sacred duty of those now living to educate their successors and fit them, by intelligence and virtue, for the inheritance which awaits them.
– James A. GarfieldRate it:
It is the highest form of self-respect to admit our errors and mistakes and make amends for them. To make a mistake is only an error in judgment, but to adhere to it when it is discovered shows infirmity of character.
– Dr. Dale E. TurnerRate it:
It is the imagination, not the equipment that creates memorable cinema.
– Aseem BajajRate it:
It is the loving, not the loved, woman who feels loveable.
– Jessamyn WestRate it:
It is the mark of a mean, vulgar and ignoble spirit to dwell on the thought of food before meal times or worse to dwell on it afterwards, to discuss it and wallow in the remembered pleasures of every mouthful. Those whose minds dwell before dinner on the spit, and after on the dishes, are fit only to be scullions.
– Francis de SalesRate it:
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
– AristotleRate it:
It is the mark of an educated mind to rest satisfied with the degree of precision which the nature of the subject admits and not to seek exactness where only an approximation is possible.
– AristotleRate it:
It is the mark of great people to treat trifles as trifles and important matters as important.
– Doris LessingRate it:
It is the mind that makes the body rich; and as the sun breaks through the darkest clouds, so honor peereth in the meanest habit.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
It is the mind that makes the man.
– OvidRate it:
It is the mind that maketh good or ill, that maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor.
– Edmund SpenserRate it:
It is the mind which creates the world about us, and even though we stand side by side in the same meadow, my eyes will never see what is beheld by yours, my heart will never stir to the emotions with which yours is touched.
– George GissingRate it:
It is the minority that has stood in the vain of every moral conflict, and achieved all that is noble in the history of the world.
– John B. GoughRate it:
It is the natural disposition of all men to listen with pleasure to abuse and slander of their neighbour, and to hear with impatience those who utter praises of themselves.
– DemosthenesRate it:
It is the nature of all greatness not to be exact.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the truth in their breasts, and show, like jugglers, another thing in their mouths, to cut all friendships and enmities to the measure of their own interest, and to make a good countenance without the help of good will.
– SallustRate it:
It is the nature of desire not to be satisfied, and most men live only for the gratification of it.
– AristotleRate it:
It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened.
– Philip SidneyRate it:
It is the nature of thought to find its way into action.
– Christian Nevell BoveeRate it:
It is the nature, and the advantage, of strong people that they can bring out the crucial questions and form a clear opinion about them. The weak always have to decide between alternatives that are not their own.
– Dietrich BonhoefferRate it:
It is the neglect of timely repair that makes rebuilding necessary.
– Richard WhatelyRate it:
It is the ordinary woman who knows something about love; the gorgeous ones are too busy being gorgeous.
– Katharn HepburnRate it:
It is the part of a good shepherd to shear his flock, not to skin it.
– Latin ProverbRate it:
It is the part of a wise man to keep himself to-day for to-morrow, and not to venture all his eggs in one basket.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
It is the part of wisdom to keep your word and the part of folly to count on other people keeping theirs.
– Richard NeedhamRate it:

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