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There may be a great fire in our soul, yet no one ever comes to warm himself at it, and the passers-by see only a wisp of smoke.
– Vincent Van Gogh
There may be a point in your life in which you are drowning so fast and fighting it so furiously that you don’t have the strength left to call out for help. At that point don’t expect one of your friends to jump into the water, if you've spent most of your life instructing them to mind their own business.
– Perry Brass
There may be as much nobility in being last as in being first, because the two positions are equally necessary in the world, the one to complement the other.
– José Ortega y Gasset
There may be better lawyers than I, but so far I haven't come across any of them in court.
– Melvin Belli
There might be too many stairs to go up; ignore the stairs!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
There must be every kind of books in your library. The most beautiful gardens are those with many different flowers, with all kinds of herbs and weeds!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
There must be more to life than having everything.
– Maurice Sendak
There must be quite a few things a hot bath won't cure, but I don't know many of them.
– Sylvia Plath
There must be such a thing as a child with average ability, but you can't find a parent who will admit that it is his child.
– Thomas Andrew Bailey
There needs no other charm, nor conjuror, To raise infernal spirits up, but Fear, That makes men pull their horns in, like a snail, That?s both a prisoner to itself and jail; Draws more fantastic shapes than in the grains Of knotted wood, in some men?s crazy brains, When all the cocks they think they are, and bulls, Are only in the insides of their skulls.
– Butler
There never was a good war, or a bad peace.
– Benjamin Franklin
There never was night that had no morn.
– Dinah Mulock Craik
There never was, there never will be, a man who is always praised, or a man who is always blamed.
– The Dhammapada
There never were, in the world, two opinions alike, no more than two hairs, or two grains the most universal quality is diversity.
– Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
There never will exist anything permanently noble and excellent in the character which is a stranger to resolute self-denial.
– Walter Scott
There often seems to be a playfulness to wise people, as if either their equanimity has as its source this playfulness or the playfulness flows from the equanimity; and they can persuade other people who are in a state of agitation to calm down and manage a smile.
– Edward Hoagland
There once was a brainy baboon who always breathed down a bassoon for he said, It appears that in billions of years I shall certainly hit on a tune.
– Ezra Pound
There ought to be a room in every house to swear in.
– Mark Twain
There ought to be one day - just one - where there is open season on senators.
– Will Rogers
There ought to be one day-- just one-- when there is open season on senators.
– Will Rogers
There ought to be so many who are excellent, there are so few.
– Janet Erskine Stuart
There rise her timeless capitals of empires daily born, whose plinths are laid at midnight and whose streets are packed at morn; and here come tired youths and maids that feign to love or sin in tones like rusty razor blades to tunes like smitten tin.
– Rudyard Kipling
There seems to be a terrible misunderstanding on the part of a great many people to the effect that when you cease to believe you may cease to behave.
– Louis Kronenberger
There seems to be no stopping drug frenzy once it takes hold of a nation. What starts with an innocuous HUGS, NOT DRUGS bumper sticker soon leads to wild talk of shooting dealers and making urine tests a condition for employment -- anywhere.
– Barbara Ehrenreich
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
– Warren Buffett

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