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That old saw about the early bird just proves that the worm should have stayed in bed.
– Robert Heinlein, Time Enough For Love
that plane isn't going to make it
– Ralph Sprague
That pleasure which is at once the most pure, the most elevating and the most intense, is derived, I maintain, from the contemplation of the beautiful.
– Edgar Allan Poe
That ready wit, which you so partially allow me, ... may create many admirers; but, take my word for it, it makes few friends. It shines and dazzles like the noonday sun, but, like that, too, it is very apt to scorch, and therefore is always feared. The milder morning and evening light and heat of that planet soothe and calm our minds. Never seek for wit; if it present itself, well and good; but even then, let your judgement interpose, and take care that it be not at the expense of anybody.
– Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th earl of Chesterfield, 1749
That said, having seen the decreased value of many universities’ endowments, we are seeing and will see more universities enforcing patents. And in a post-eBay world, universities can argue that they are entitled to an injunction.”
– Yar Chaikovsky
That so few now dare to be eccentric, marks the chief danger of our time.
– John Stuart Mill
That so few now dare to be eccentric, marks the chief danger of the time.
– John Stuart Mill
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
– Abraham Lincoln
That strange feeling we had in the war. Have you found anything in your lives since to equal it in strength? A sort of splendid carelessness it was, holding us together.
– Noël Coward
That the said Constitution shall never be construed to authorize Congress to infringe the just liberty of the press or the rights of conscience or to prevent the people of the United states who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms...
– Samuel Adams
That there should one Man die ignorant who had capacity for Knowledge, this I call a tragedy.
– Thomas Carlyle
That things are changed, and that nothing really perishes, and that the sum of matter remains exactly the same, is sufficiently certain.
– Francis Bacon
That was a screaming meemie
– Rex Hudler
That was always the difference between Muhammad Ali and the rest of us. He came, he saw, and if he didn't entirely conquer -- he came as close as anybody we are likely to see in the lifetime of this doomed generation.
– Hunter S. Thompson
That was and still is the great disaster of my life-that lovely, lovely little boy.
– Dwight D Eisenhower
That was my gift -- having the ability to put certain guys together that would create a chemistry and then letting them go letting them play what they knew, and above it.
– Miles Davis
That was pretty impressive. I got the sucker! (after killing a miserable fly during an interview)
– Barack Obama
That we can comprehend the little we know already is mindboggling in itself.
– Tom Gates
That we may live to see England once more possess a free Monarchy and a privileged and prosperous People, is my Prayer; that these great consequences can only be brought about by the energy and devotion of our Youth is my persuasion. We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be no longer synonymous. We must prepare for the coming hour. The claims of the Future are represented by suffering millions; and the Youth of a Nation are the trustees of Posterity.
– Benjamin Disraeli
That we should practice what we preach is generally admitted; but anyone who preaches what he and his hearers practice must incur the gravest moral disapprobation.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
That which comes after ever conforms to that which has gone before.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
That which has always been accepted by everyone, everywhere, is almost certain to be false.
– Paul Valery
That which has been believed by everyone, always and everywhere, has every chance of being false.
– Paul Valery
That which is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil.
– Friedrich Nietzsche

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