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It is the ability to take a joke, not make one, that proves you have a sense of humor.
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It is the act of a madman to pursue impossibilities.
– Marcus Aurelius AntoninusRate it:
It is the action of an uninstructed person to reproach others for his own misfortune; of one entering instruction, to reproach himself; and one perfectly instructed, to reproach neither others nor himself.
– Epictetus, EnchiridionRate it:
It is the best of all trades, to make songs, and the second best to sing them.
– Hilaire BellocRate it:
It is the bright day that brings forth the adder, and that craves wary walking.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
It is the character of a simpleton to be a bore. A man of sense sees at once whether he is welcome or tiresome; he knows to withdraw the moment that precedes that in which he would be in the least in the way.
– La Bruy?reRate it:
It is the characteristic excellence of the strong man that he can bring momentous issues to the fore and make a decision about them. The weak are always forced to decide between alternatives they have not chosen themselves.
– Dietrich BonhoefferRate it:
It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.
– Desiderius ErasmusRate it:
It is the common error of builders and parents to follow some plan they think beautiful (and perhaps is so) without considering that nothing is beautiful that is misplaced.
– Lady Mary Wortley MontaguRate it:
It is the common failing of totalitarian regimes that they cannot really understand the nature of our democracy. They mistake dissent for disloyalty. They mistake restlessness for a rejection of policy. They mistake a few committees for a country. They misjudge individual speeches for public policy. (Answering North Vietnamese charge that US could not endure)
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
It is the common wonder of all men, how among so many million faces, there should be none alike.
– Thomas BrowneRate it:
It is the company which makes the occasion, not the surroundings.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
It is the contention of this observer that few homicides due to shooting could be avoided merely if a firearm were not immediately present, and that the offender would select some other weapon to achieve the same destructive goal.
– Marvin E. WolfgangRate it:
It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God.
– Mary DalyRate it:
It is the crime not the scaffold which is the disgrace.
– Pierre CorneilleRate it:
It is the crime that causes the shame, and not the punishment.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
It is the customary fate of new truths to begin as heresies and to end as superstitions.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
It is the darkest hour before dawn.
– UnknownRate it:
It is the difference of opinion that makes horse races.
– Mark TwainRate it:
It is the direction and not the magnitude which is to be taken into consideration.
– Thomas TrowardRate it:
It is the dull man who is always sure, and the sure man who is always dull.
– H.L. MenckenRate it:
It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
It is the duty of every patriot to protect his country from its government.
– Thomas PaineRate it:
It is the duty of government to make it difficult for people to do wrong, easy to do right.
– William Ewart GladstoneRate it:

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