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Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world.
– Alfred A. Montapert
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Questions are the creative acts of intelligence.
– Frank Kingdon
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Quick, cheap, or good, pick two.
– William D. Snow
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Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.
– Aristophanes
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Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, "I did not come to comfort you; God only can do that; but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction".
– Tryon Edwards
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Quiet and sincere sympathy is often the most welcome and efficient consolation to the afflicted. Said a wise man to one in deep sorrow, I did not come to comfort you God only can do that but I did come to say how deeply and tenderly I feel for you in your affliction.
– Tryon Edwards
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Quiet is the absence of sound. Silence is the presence of silence.
– Robert Fripp
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Quiet minds can't be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
– Robert Louis Stephenson
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Quietly, almost a breath, an angel touched you by the hand - your heart, he made it shine in the times of hope.
– Sir Kristian Goldmund Aumann
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Quis titulos, quicquid sunt, homines non honorant, sed est verus, qui honorem elit. Titles Don't Honor Men, But Real Men Honor Titles. - Deo Optimo Maximo.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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Quit now, you'll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you'll be halfway there.
– David Zucker
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Quit thinking that you must halt before the barrier of inner negativity. You need not. You can crash through whatever we see a negative state, that is where we can destroy it.
– Vernon Howard
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Quit thinking that you must halt before the barrier of inner negativity. You need not. You can crash through...whatever we see a negative state, that is where we can destroy it.
– Vernon Howard
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Quit worrying about your health. It'll go away.
– Robert Orben
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Quite frankly Ted, the very mention of the word 'Republican' seems to have negative connotations for the Americans in our studio.
– Frank Luntz
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Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.
– Dan Quayle
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Quite minds cannot be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
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Quiting smoking is like quiting a beautiful bitch of a lover, she is beautiful but you have 1001 reasons to quit her, quiting benzos is like going out of prison digging the rock with a spoon.
– Me
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Quitting smoking is easy, I've done it hundreds of times.
– Mark Twain
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Quo fata trahunt, retrahuntque sequamur. (Wherever the fates may lead us, let us follow them.)
– Vergil
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Quod est ante pedes nemo spectat: coeli scrutantur plagas.
(No one sees what is before his feet: we all gaze at the stars.)

– Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Quotation ... A writer expresses himself in words that have been used before because they give his meaning better than he can give it himself, or because they are beautiful or witty, or because he expects them to touch a cord of association in his reader, or because he wishes to show that he is learned and well read. Quotations due to the last motive are invariably ill-advised; the discerning reader detects it and is contemptuous; the undiscerning is perhaps impressed, but even then is at the same time repelled, pretentious quotations being the surest road to tedium.
– Henry W. Fowler, A Dictionary of Modern English Usage (1926)
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Quotation ... A writer expresses himself in words that have been used before because they give his meaning better than he can give it himself, or because they are beautiful or witty, or because he expects them to touch a cord of association in his reader, or because he wishes to show that he is learned and well read. Quotations due to the last motive are invariably ill-advised the discerning reader detects it and is contemptuous the undiscerning is perhaps impressed, but even then is at the same time repelled, pretentious quotations being the surest road to tedium.
– Henry W. Fowler
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Quotation, n The act of repeating erroneously the words of another.
– Ambrose Bierce
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Quotations (such as have point and lack triteness) from the great old authors are an act of reverence on the part of the quoter, and a blessing to a public grown superficial and external.
– Louise Guiney
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