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It is the duty of government to make it difficult for people to do wrong, easy to do right.
– William Ewart GladstoneRate it:
It is the duty of those serving the people in public place closely to limit public expenditures to the actual needs of the government economically administered, because this bounds the right of the government to extract tribute from the earnings of labor or the property of the citizen, and because public extravagance begets extravagance among the people. We should never be ashamed of the simplicity and prudential economies which are best suited to the operation of a republican form of government and most compatible with the mission of the American people. Those who are selected for a limited time to manage public affairs are still of the people, and may do much by their example to encourage, consistently with the dignity of their official functions, that plain way of life which among their fellow-citizens aids integrity and promotes thrift and prosperity.
– Grover ClevelandRate it:
It is the eternal truth in the political as well as the mystical body, that, where one members suffers, all the members suffer with it.
– JuniusRate it:
It is the excitement of becoming - always becoming, trying, probing, falling, resting, and trying again- but always trying and always gaining...
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
It is the failing of youth not to be able to restrain its own violence.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
It is the fate of new truths to begin as heresies and end and superstitions.
– Thomas HuxleyRate it:
It is the fight alone that pleases us, not the victory.
– Blaise PascalRate it:
It is the final proof of God's omnipotence that he need not exist in order to save us.
– Peter De VriesRate it:
It is the final proof of Gods omnipotence that he need not exist in order to save us.
– Peter De VriesRate it:
It is the first of all problems for a man to find out what kind of work he is to do in this universe.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
It is the first step of wisdom to recognize that the major advances in civilization are processes which all but wreck the society in which they occur.
– George WhiteheadRate it:
It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it.
– Anaïs NinRate it:
It is the great north wind that made the Vikings.
– Scandinavian ProverbRate it:
It is the great privilege of poverty to be happy and yet unenvied, to be healthy with physic, secure without a guard, and to obtain from the bounty of nature what the great and wealthy are compelled to procure by the help of art.
– JohnsonRate it:
It is the greatest art of the devil to convince us he does not exist.
– Charles BaudelaireRate it:
It is the greatest mistake to think that man is always one and the same. A man is never the same for long. He is continually changing. He seldom remains the same even for half an hour.
– G. I. GurdjieffRate it:
It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can do only a little. Do what you can.
– Sydney SmithRate it:
It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do a little. Do what you can.
– Sydney SmithRate it:
It is the habit of mediocre minds to condemn all that is beyond their grasp.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
It is the happiest thing that I am alive.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.
– Henry Ward BeecherRate it:
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:

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