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Such as the chain of causes we call Fate, such is the chain of wishes: one links on to another; the whole man is bound in the chain of wishing for ever.
– Seneca
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Such deeds as thou with fear and grief Wouldst, on a sick-bed laid, recall, In youth and health eschew them all, Remembering life is frail and brief.
– Mahabharata
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Such evil deeds could religion prompt.
– Lucretius
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Such is the common process of marriage. A youth and maiden exchange meeting by chance, or brought together by artifice, exchange glances, reciprocate civilities, go home, and dream of one another. Having little to divert attention, or diversify thought, they find themselves uneasy when they are apart, and therefore conclude that they shall be happy together. They marry, and discover what nothing but voluntary blindness had before concealed they wear out life in altercations, and charge nature with cruelty.
– Samuel Johnson
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Such is the common process of marriage. A youth and maiden exchange meeting by chance, or brought together by artifice, exchange glances, reciprocate civilities, go home, and dream of one another. Having little to divert attention, or diversify thought, they find themselves uneasy when they are apart, and therefore conclude that they shall be happy together. They marry, and discover what nothing but voluntary blindness had before concealed; they wear out life in altercations, and charge nature with cruelty.
– Samuel Johnson, Rasselas
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Such is the irresistible nature of truth that all it asks, and all it wants, is the liberty of appearing.
– Thomas Paine
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Such is the nature of men, that howsoever they may acknowledge many others to be more witty, or more eloquent, or more learned; yet they will hardly believe there be many so wise as themselves.
– Thomas Hobbes
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Such praise coming from so degraded a source, was degrading to me, its recipient.
– Cicero
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Such prosperity as we have known up to the present is the consequence of rapidly spending the planet's irreplaceable capital.
– Aldous Huxley
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Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie.
– John Milton
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Such truth as opposeth no man's profit nor pleasure is to all men welcome.
– Thomas Hobbes
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Sudden glory is the passion which makes those grimaces called laughter.
– Thomas Hobbes
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Sudden money is going from zero to two hundred dollars a week. The rest doesn't count.
– Neil Simon
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Suffer not yourselves to be betrayed with a kiss. Ask yourselves how this gracious reception of our petition comports with those warlike preparations which cover our waters and darken our land. Are fleets and armies necessary to a work of love and reconciliation? Have we shown ourselves so unwilling to be reconciled, that force must be called in to win back our love? Let us not deceive ourselves, sir. These are the implements of war and subjugationthe last arguments to which kings resort.
– Patrick Henry
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Suffering . We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
– Anatole France
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Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by the arbitrary will of another.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
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Suffering is none the less acute and much more lasting when it is put into words.
– Evelyn Waugh, Work Suspended (1943)
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Suffering is one of life's great teachers.
– Bryant McGill
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Suffering is the necessary consequence of sin, just as when you eat a sour fruit a stomach complaint ensues.
– Burmese Proverb
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SUFFERING together, is a greater bond of union than that of JOY.
– Pramod Kureel
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Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.
– Anatole France
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suffisamment de temps, ce qui se passe autour de toujours vient autour. ce est la loi du karma qui prévaut, ce est à dire ceux qui souffrent intentionnellement autres finissent toujours par avoir le goût de leur propre médecine - qu'ils le veuillent ou non! Donc, être gentil avec les gens, peu importe ce qui se passe. tchin tchin!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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Sugar is a bad sweet that I made obsolete. -Johnny The Walker
– Johnny Wowk
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Suicidal glory is the luxury of the irresponsible. We're not giving up. We're waiting for a better opportunity to win.
– Lois McMaster Bujold
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Summer afternoon - Summer afternoon... the two most beautiful words in the English language.
– Henry James
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