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Sunrise looks spectacular in the nature; sunrise looks spectacular in the photos; sunrise looks spectacular in our dreams; sunrise looks spectacular in the paintings, because it really is spectacular!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Sunset is a wonderful opportunity for us to appreciate all the great things the sun gives us!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, and snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
– John Ruskin
Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020.
– Ray Kurzweil
Superior people never make long visits.
– Marianne Moore
Superiority -- doing things a little better than anybody else can do them.
– Orison Swett Marden
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds; and they must be tolerated in an admixture of it in some trifling or enthusiastic shape or other; else you will deprive weak minds of a resource found necessary to the strongest.
– Burke
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
Superstitions are born from success stories, allow them to motivate...
– Siddharth Astir
Superstitions are habits rather than beliefs.
– Marlene Dietrich
Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man.
– Nikita Khrushchev
Support the strong, give courage to the timid, remind the indifferent, and warn the opposed.
– Whitney Moore Young
Suppose that humans happen to be so constructed that they desire the opportunity for freely undertaken productive work. Suppose that they want to be free from the meddling of technocrats and commissars, bankers and tycoons, mad bombers who engage in psychological tests of will with peasants defending their homes, behavioral scientists who can't tell a pigeon from a poet, or anyone else who tries to wish freedom and dignity out of existence or beat them into oblivion.
– Noam Chomsky
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know -- and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we use it to destroy ourselves? Even if that is so, knowledge remains better than ignorance. It is better to know -- even if the knowledge endures only for the moment that comes before destruction -- than to gain eternal life at the price of a dull and swinish lack of comprehension of a universe that swirls unseen before us in all its wonder. That was the choice of Achilles, and it is mine, too.
– Isaac Asimov
Suppose you were an idiot and suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.
– Mark Twain
Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of congress but I repeat myself.
– Mark Twain
Supreme happiness will be the greatest cause of misery, and the perfection of wisdom the occassion of folly.
– Leonardo DaVinci, The notebooks of Leonardo DaVinci by Macurdy
Sure a boxer should get as much education as possible, but just going to school is not enough; I once met a Headmaster called Meekin on a plane and he said:if boxers all owned doctorates then teachers would need to do a whole lot less fighting.”
– Héctor López
Sure i'm for helping the elderly. I'm going to be old myself some day.
– Lillian Carter
Sure there are dishonest men in local government. But there are dishonest men in national government too.
– Richard Milhous Nixon
Sure there is music even in the beauty, and the silent note which Cupid strikes, far sweeter than the sound of an instrument. For there is music wherever there is harmony, order and proportion; and thus far we may maintain the music of the spheres; for those well ordered motions, and regular paces, though they give no sound unto the ear, yet to the understanding they strike a note most full of harmony.
– Sir Thomas Browne
Sure, it's going to kill a lot of people, but they may be dying of something else anyway.
– Othal Brand
Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck.
– Don Schula
Sure, winning isn't everything. It's the only thing.
– Harry Sanders
Sure, you're entitled to your opinion, no matter how wrong you are.
– Ralph Carl Eichelberger

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