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Like a garbage truck, we need a 'lie-truck' which will collect lies from everyone's houses every morning, even every hour!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Like a Passover Poet gliding from house to house and from trembling soul to trembling soul the wind scribbled sonnets of first time love and weeping haikus of last hours on earth.
– Aberjhani
Like a wooden cottage of a lovely forest, leave yourself to the silence!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Like all of us in this storm between birth and death, I can wreak no great changes on the world, only small changes for the better, I hope, in the lives of those I love.
– Dean Koontz
Like all wage slaves, he had two crosses to bear: the people he worked for and the people he worked with
– Stephen Vizinczey
Like all weak men he laid an exaggerated stress on not changing one's mind.
– W. Somerset Maugham
Like all writers, he measured the achievements of others by what they had accomplished, asking of them that they measure him by what he envisaged or planned.
– Jorge Luis Borges
Like an ability or a muscle, hearing your inner wisdom is strengthened by doing it.
– Robbie Gass
Like an earthen pot, a bad man is easily broken, and cannot readily be restored to his former situation; but a virtuous man, like a vase of gold, is broken with difficulty, and easily repaired.
– The Hitopadesa
Like an unchecked cancer, hate corrodes the personality and eats away its vital unity. Hate destroys a man's sense of values and his objectivity. It causes him to describe the beautiful as ugly and the ugly as beautiful, and to confuse the true with the false and the false with the true.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Like as the waves make towards the pebbled shore, So do our minutes hasten to their end.
– William Shakespeare
Like bubbles on the sea of matter borne, They rise, they break, and to that sea return.
– Alexander Pope
Like dealing with Dad-all give and no take. (On negotiating with Soviet Premier Nikita S Khrushchev)
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Like dear St. Francis of Assisi I am wedded to Poverty: but in my case the marriage is not a success.
– Oscar Wilde, , in a letter to his friend, Frances Forbes-Robertson, who had invited him to her wedding in London, but Wilde was
Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.
– Robert Burton
Like drinking a cup of tea, all the simple things in life are the real things that make us happy!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Like giving flowers to a child.
– Japanese Proverbs: Wit and Wisdom
Like having your own licence to print money.
– Lord Thomson of Fleet
Like its politicians and its wars, society has the teenagers it deserves.
– J. B. Priestley
Like jewels in a crown, the precious stones glittered in the queen's round metal hat.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Like one
Who having into truth, by telling of it,
Made such a sinner of his memory,
To credit his own lie.

– William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 1 scene 2
Like other occult techniques of divination, the statistical method has a private jargon deliberately contrived to obscure its methods from non-practitioners.
– Josh Billings
Like President Reagan, President Bush has not shied from calling evil by its name or declaring his intention to defeat its latest incarnation, terrorism, just as free men and women of all political persuasions, here and abroad, defeated fascism and communism before.
– Donald Rumsfeld, Ronald Reagan Library and Museum, October 10, 2003
Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings.
– Nelson Mandela

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