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So act that your principle of action might safely be made a law for the whole world.
– Immanuel KantRate it:
So as a prince is forced to know how to act like a beast, he must learn from the fox and the lion; becouse the lion is defenceless against traps and the fox is defenceless against wolves. Therefore one must be a fox in order to recognise traps and lion to frighten off wolves.
– Niccollo Machavelli, The Prince.Rate it:
So as this only point among the rest remaineth sure and certain, namely, that nothing is certain.
– PlatoRate it:
So cheat your landlord if you can and must, but do not try to shortchange the Muse. It cannot be done. You can't fake quality any more than you can fake a good meal.
– William Seward BurroughsRate it:
So convenient a thing it is to be a reasonable creature, since it enables one to find or make a reason for everything one has a mind to do.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
so convincing were those dreams of being awake that he woke from them in a state of complete exhaustion, and had to go straight back to sleep again.
– Joseph Heller, Catch 22Rate it:
So different are the colours of life, as we look forward to the future, or backward to the past and so different the opinions and sentiments which this contrariety of appearance naturally produces, that the conversation of the old and young ends generally with contempt or pity on either side.
– Victor HugoRate it:
So divinely is the world organized that every one of us, in our place and time, is in balance with everything else.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
So far as I am able to judge, nothing has been left undone, either by man or nature, to make India the most extraordinary country that the sun visits on his rounds. Nothing seems to have been forgotten, nothing overlooked.
– Mark TwainRate it:
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
So far as modern science is concerned, we have to abandon completely the idea that by going into the realm of the small we shall reach the ultimate foundations of the universe. I believe we can abandon this idea without any regret. The universe is infinite in all directions, not only above us in the large but also below us in the small.
– Emil WiechertRate it:
So far as we are human, what we do must be either evil or good so far as we do evil or good, we are human and it is better, in a paradoxical way, to do evil than to do nothing at least we exist.
– T. S. EliotRate it:
So far, about morals, I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
So few people think. When we find one who really does, we call him a genius
– Author UnknownRate it:
So free we seem, so fettered we are!
– Robert BrowningRate it:
So full of artless jealousy is guilt, It spills itself in fearing to be spilt.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
So full of artless jealousy is guilt,
It spills itself in fearing to be spilt.

– William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 4 scene 5Rate it:
So I can't live either without you or with you.
– OvidRate it:
So I'm ugly. I never saw anyone hit with his face.
– Lawrence Peter BerraRate it:
So if it seems that some of what I'll have to say in the pages to come doesn't reflect the mellowing of age, that's only because I've never found that life and memories respond to time the way that tobacco does.
– Caleb CarrRate it:
So if it takes 2 days to destroy Syria then it would take 1 hour for Tunisia and 28 minutes for Norway. Only China would stall us for 6 days. (On the quote of EU minister Egemen Bagis: "If we were so keen on war we could destroy Syria. Our military provess is capable of destroying Syria in a few hours")
– Selahattin DemirtasRate it:
So in my uncertainty, I went to graduate school and there it all happened.
– Ted NelsonRate it:
So it is that the gods do not give all men gifts of grace - neither good looks nor intelligence nor eloquence.
– HomerRate it:
So it is the policy of the United States to seek and support the growth of democratic movements and institutions in every nation and culture, with the ultimate goal of ending tyranny in our world
– George BushRate it:
So it is with minds. Unless you keep them busy with some definite subject that will bridle and control them, they throw themselves in disorder hither and yon in the vague field of imagination. ..And there is no mad or idle fancy that they do no bring forth in the agitation.
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:

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