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Sir, it is not God who will assemble us on the battlefield, nor position our troops, nor place the cannon, and it is not God who will aim the musket.
– Winfield Hancock, Gods and Generals, pg 128, paragraph 3Rate it:
Sisters are always drying their hair. Locked into rooms, alone, they pose at the mirror, shoulders bare, trying this way and that their hair, or fly importunate down the stair to answer the telephone.
– Phyllis McGinleyRate it:
Sisyphus would hardly stop if even he is on the top.
– Volodymyr KnyrRate it:
Sit down before fact like a little child, and be prepared to give up every preconceived notion. Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
– Thomas HuxleyRate it:
Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind.
– Henry Wadsworth LongfellowRate it:
Sit in these auditions for three weeks and hear "I Believe I Can Fly" out of tune for the millionth time, YOU try and be nice
– Simon CowellRate it:
Sit not down to the table before thy stomach is empty, and rise before thou hast filled it.
– Arabic ProverbRate it:
Sit quiety, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself.
– Zen ProverbRate it:
Sitting at the table doesn't make you a diner, unless you eat some of what's on that plate. Being here in America doesn't make you an American. Being born here in America doesn't make you an American.
– Malcolm XRate it:
Situations reveal who we are, they don't create who we are.
– Dr. Laura SchlessingerRate it:
Six essential qualities that are the key to success Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity.
– Dr. William Claire MenningerRate it:
Size doesn't matter whether small or big thats why a bird can be far and see a worm with its small eyes which u can't see from that height with your bigger eyes
– KIZZA RONALDRate it:
självrespekt är det bästa och st
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
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– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep insights can be winnowed from deep nonsense.
– Carl SaganRate it:
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too soon or to the first comer there is nobility in preserving it coolly and proudly through long youth, until at last, in the ripeness of instinct and discretion, it can be safely exchanged for fidelity and happiness.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too soon or to the first comer: there is nobility in preserving it coolly and proudly through long youth, until at last, in the ripeness of instinct and discretion, it can be safely exchanged for fidelity and happiness.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Skepticism means, not intellectual doubt alone, but moral doubt.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
Skepticism, is that anything more than we used to mean when we said, Well, what have we here?
– Robert FrostRate it:
Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Skepticism: the mark and even the pose of the educated mind.
– John DeweyRate it:
Skeptics squat by the road like guardians of truth, letting no one pass who doesn't come up to scratch. They never realize that they can see only what their paradigm tells them to look for. If you judge a person only by how well he plays pool, Mozart won't pass scrutiny, but the fault is in your lens.
– Deepak ChopraRate it:
Skiing combines outdoor fun with knocking down trees with your face.
– Dave BarryRate it:
Skiing consists of wearing $3,000 worth of clothes and equipment and driving 200 miles in the snow in order to stand around at a bar and drink.
– P. J. O'RourkeRate it:
Skiing consists of wearing 3,000 worth of clothes and equipment and driving 200 miles in the snow in order to stand around at a bar and drink.
– P. J. O'RourkeRate it:

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