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Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Perhaps I know why it is man alone who laughs He alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
Perhaps I'm the only crazy person in here, but I understand zero - I mean ZERO - of what you said!
– Per Bak
Perhaps in a book review it is not out of place to note that the safety of the state depends on cultivating the imagination.
– Stephen Vizinczey
Perhaps in time the so-called Dark Ages will be thought of as including our own.
– Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Perhaps nobody ever accomplishes all that he feels lies in him to do but nearly every one who tries his power touches the walls of his being.
– Charles Dudley Warner
Perhaps nothing has changed in the course of history as much as historians.
– Franklin P. Jones
Perhaps of all the creations of man, language is the most astonishing.
– Gyles Lytton Sitrachy
Perhaps one day this too will be pleasant to remember.
– Unknown
Perhaps one did not want to be loved so much as to be understood.
– George Orwell, 1984
Perhaps the angels who fear to tread where fools rush in used to be fools who rushed in.
– Franklin P. Jones
Perhaps the best cure for the fear of death is to reflect that life has a beginning as well as an end. There was time when we were not this gives us no concern -- why then should it trouble us that a time will come when we shall cease to be
– William Hazlitt
Perhaps the best definition of progress would be the continuing efforts of men and women to narrow the gap between the convenience of the powers that be and the unwritten charter.
– Nadine Gordimer
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
– Anton Chekhov
Perhaps the mission of those who love mankind is to make people laugh at the truth, to make truth laugh, because the only truth lies in learning to free ourselves from insane passion for the truth.
– Umberto Eco
Perhaps the most delightful friendships are those in which there is much agreement, much disputation, and yet more personal liking.
– George Eliot
Perhaps the most important thing we can undertake toward the reduction of fear is to make it easier for people to accept themselves to like themselves.
– Bonaro Overstreet
Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not it is the first lesson that ought to be learned and however early a man's training begins, it is probably the last lesson that he learns thoroughly.
– Thomas Huxley
Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not.
– Thomas Huxley
Perhaps the only misplaced curiosity is that which persists in trying to find out here, on this side of death, what lies beyond the grave.
– Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself.
– George Santayana
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
– William Cobbett
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin impatience. Because of impatience we are driven out of Paradise because of impatience we cannot return.
– Franz Kafka
Perhaps this is our strange and haunting paradox here in America -- that we are fixed and certain only when we are in movement.
– Thomas Wolfe
Perhaps too much of everything is as bad as too little.
– Edna Ferber

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