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There is only one way to defeat the enemy, and that is to write as well as one can. The best argument is an undeniably good book.
– Saul Bellow
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
– Epictetus
There is only one way to hurt someone who has lost everything -- give him back something broken.
– Stephen R. Donaldson, The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant
There is only one way to win a war which has begun: To stop it immediately; that is the way!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
There is perhaps nothing so bad and so dangerous in life as fear.
– Jawaharlal Nehru
There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
– George Gordon Byron
There is plenty of courage among us for the abstract, but not for the concrete.
– Helen Keller
There is probably an element of malice in the readiness to overestimate people; we are laying up for ourselves the pleasure of later cutting them down to size.
– Eric Hoffer
There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
– Norman Vincent Peale
There is simply no dignified way for a woman to live alone. Oh, she can get along financially perhaps (though not nearly as well as a man), but emotionally she is never left in peace. Her friends, her family, her fellow workers never let her forget that her husbandlessness, her childlessness -- her selfishness, in short -- is a reproach to the American way of life.
– Erica Jong
There is so little difference between husbands you might as well keep the first.
– Adela Rogers St. Johns
There is so much good in the worst of us, an so much bad in the best of us, that it ill behooves any of us not to talk about the rest of us.
– Robert Louis Stephenson
There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it hardly behooves any of us to talk about the rest of us.
– Edward Wallis Hoch
There is so much good in the worst of us,
And so much bad in the best of us,
That it hardly behooves any of us
To talk about the rest of us.

– Edward Wallis Hoch, Marion (Kansas) Record
There is so much time and so little to do; strike that, reverse it.
– Willy Wonka, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
There is so much to be said in favor of modern journalism. By giving us the opinions of the uneducated it keeps us in touch with ignorance of the community.
– Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
There is someone warming up in the Giants' bullpen, but he's obscured by his number.
– Jerry Coleman
There is something about a bureaucrat that does not like a poem.
– Gore Vidal
There is something about poverty that smells like death.
– Zora Neale Hurston
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

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