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There is something else which has the power to awaken us to the truth. It is the works of writers of genius. They give us, in the guise of fiction, something equivalent to the actual density of the real, that density which life offers us every day but which we are unable to grasp because we are amusing ourselves with lies.
– Simone Weil
There is something fascinating about science. One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of fact.
– Mark Twain
There is something greater than any nation; it is the spirit which created the nation.
– Bryant McGill
There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery.
– Joseph Conrad
There is something Pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything.
– George Gordon Byron
There is something perfect to be found in the imperfect: the law keeps balance through the juxtaposition of beauty, which gains perfection through nurtured imperfection.
– Dejan Stojanovic
There is something precious in our being mysteries to ourselves, in our being unable ever to see through even the person who is closest to our heart and to reckon with him as though he were a logical proposition or a problem in accounting.
– Rudolf Karl Bultmann
There is something softer than the water: The touch of the love!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
There is something terribly wrong with a culture inebriated by noise and gregariousness.
– George Steiner
There is something that is much more scarce, something finer far, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
– Elbert Hubbard
There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
– Robert Half
There is something to be said for every error but, whatever may be said for it, the most important thing to be said about it is that it is erroneous.
– Gilbert Keith Chesterton
There is something wonderful in seeing a wrong-headed majority assailed by truth.
– John Kenneth Galbraith
There is still a difference between something and nothing, but it is purely geometrical and there is nothing behind the geometry.
– Martin Gardner
There is still no cure for the common birthday.
– John Glenn
There is such a grateful tickling in the mind of man in being commended that even when we know the praises which are bestowed on us are not our due, we are not angry with the author?s insincerity.
– Feltham
There is such a thing as a man being too proud to fight there is such a thing as a nation being so right that it does not need to convince others by force that it is right.
– Woodrow Wilson
There is such a thing as a man being too proud to fight; there is such a thing as a nation being so right that it does not need to convince others by force that it is right.
– Woodrow Wilson, Speech in Philadelphia, May 10, 1915
There is surely a piece of divinity in us, something that was before the elements, and owes no homage unto the sun.
– Sir Thomas Browne
There is that delicate, unique degree of love, that leaves no space for tolerance, possesses all instincts, and takes absolute control of heart and mind. That if that love is lost, you gradually lose the world..
– The wise Pharoah Moe
There is that in the glance of a flower which may at times control the greatest of creation's braggart lords.
– John Muir
There is that maketh himself rich, yet hath nothing there is that maketh himself poor, yet hath great riches.
– Book of Proverbs
There is the falsely mystical view of art that assumes a kind of supernatural inspiration, a possession by universal forces unrelated to questions of power and privilege or the artist's relation to bread and blood. In this view, the channel of art can only become clogged and misdirected by the artist's concern with merely temporary and local disturbances. The song is higher than the struggle.
– Adrienne Rich
There is the grand truth about Nathaniel Hawthorne. He says NO! in thunder; but the Devil himself cannot make him say yes. For all men who say yes, lie; and all men who say no,why, they are in the happy condition of judicious, unincumbered travellers in Europe; they cross the frontiers into Eternity with nothing but a carpet-bag,that is to say, the Ego. Whereas those yes-gentry, they travel with heaps of baggage, and, damn them! they will never get through the Custom House.
– Herman Melville
There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life.
– Thomas Huxley

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