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My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my face.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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My ex-wife thought that the grass was greener on the other side . . . so now she's mowing someone else's lawn.
– Tom Zegan
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My experience through life has convinced me that, while moderation and temperance in all things are commendable and beneficial, abstinence from spirituous liquors is the best safeguard of morals and health.
– Robert E. Lee
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My eyes are an ocean in which my dreams are reflected.
– Anna M. Uhlich
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My faith is that I don't believe in fate! We are not puppets or zombies of destiny. We are the main painters of our life's canvas.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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My family pride is something inconceivable. I can't help it. I was born sneering.
– Sir William Schwenck Gilbert
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My fate cannot be mastered it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul I am only its noisiest passenger.
– Aldous Huxley
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My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. (On steel industry executives who increased prices)
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
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My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. -- (Comment made 10 April 1962 in reaction to news that U.S. Steel was raising prices by $6 per ton, right after the unions negotiated a modest new contract under pressure from JFK to keep inflation down.)
– John F. Kennedy, "A Thousand Days," by Arthur Schlesinger Jr. [1965]
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My father always told me, 'Find a job you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life.'
– Jim Fox
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My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
– Lee Iacocca
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My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, you've had a great life.
– Elbert Hubbard
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My father and he had one of those English friendships which begin by avoiding intimacies and eventually eliminate speech altogether.
– Jorge Luis Borges
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My father didn't tell me how to live he lived, and let me watch him do it.
– Clarence Buddinton Kelland
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My father hated radio and could not wait for television to be invented so he could hate that too.
– Peter De Vries
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My father just didn’t want to believe something like that [genocide of the Jews] was possible — it’s very understandable. He just couldn’t believe the humanistic Germans he knew would do such a thin
– Barbara Ledermann
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My father just, literally, died in my arms. I notified all my kids and my lawyer notified Dina's attorney. Let's see if she has the decency and respect to bring my kids to the wake and funeral."OK! Magazine: Lindsay's Grandfather Dies (August 28, 2008)1
– Michael Lohan
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My father never raised his hand to any one of his children, except in self-defense.
– Fred Allen
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My father said, 'Politics asks the question Is it expedient Vanity asks Is it popular But conscience asks Is it right'
– Dexter Scott King
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My father said: You must never try to make all the money that's in a deal. Let the other fellow make some money too, because if you have a reputation for always making all the money, you won't have many deals.
– J. Paul Getty
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My father taught me to work he did not teach me to love it.
– Abraham Lincoln
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My father taught me to work; he did not teach me to love it.
– Abraham Lincoln
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My father used to say superior people never make long visits.
– Marianne Moore
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My father used to say, 'Let them see you and not the suit. That should be secondary.'
– Cary Grant
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My father was a management genius. But what I really wanted was a dad.
– Michael Jackson
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