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To be always intending to live a new life, but never find time to set about it - this is as if a man should put off eating and drinking from one day to another till he be starved and destroyed.
– Sir Walter Scott
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To be always intending to make a new and better life but never to find time to set about it is as to put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day to the next until you're dead.
– Og Mandino
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To be always thinking about your manners is not the way to make them good; the very perfection of manners is not to think about yourself.
– Richard Whately
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To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue.
– Philip Sidney
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To be among people one loves, that's sufficient; to dream, to speak to them, to be silent among them, to think of indifferent things; but among them, everything is equal.
– Jean de La Bruyère
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To be amused by what you read--that is the great spring of happy quotations.
– C. E. Montague
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To be an adult is to be alone.
– Jean Rostand
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To be an American is of itself almost a moral condition, an education, and a career.
– George Santayana
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To be at peace with ourselves we need to know ourselves.
– Caitlin Matthews
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To be beneficent when we can is a duty; and besides this, there are many minds so sympathetically constituted that, without any other motive of vanity or self-interest, they find a pleasure in spreading joy around them, and can take delight in the satisfaction of others so far as it is their own work. But I maintain that in such a case an action of this kind, however proper, however amiable it may be, has nevertheless no true moral worth, but is on a level with other inclinations. ... For the maxim lacks the moral import, namely, that such actions be done from duty, not from inclination.
– Immanuel Kant, FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF THE METAPHYSICS OF ETHICS
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To be beyond yourself is the gate to wisdom.
– Sorin Cerin
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To be blind is bad, but worse is to have eyes and not see.
– Hellen Keller
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To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. To just give. That takes courage, because we don't want to fall on our faces or leave ourselves open to hurt.
– Madonna
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To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
– William Hazlitt
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To be clear: I am not anti-marriage. I am anti-marrying-people-who-suck-at-life-and-will-suck-the-life-out-of-you.
– Ingrid Weir
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To be clever enough to get a great deal of money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
– George Bernard Shaw
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To be clever enough to get all the money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
– G. K. Chesterton
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To be closer to God, be closer to people.
– Kahlil Gibran
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To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.
– Marlene Dietrich
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To be conscious that we are perceiving or thinking is to be conscious of our own existence.
– Aristotle
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To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
– Benjamin Disraeli
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To be conservative at 20 is heartless and to be a liberal at 60 is plain idiocy.
– Sir Winston Churchill
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To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches.
– Cicero
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To be deceived by our enemies or betrayed by our friends in insupportable; yet by ourselves we are often content to be so treated.
– Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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To be envied is a nobler fate than to be pitied.
– Pindar
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