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To name an object is to deprive a poem of three-fourths of its pleasure, which consists in a little-by-little guessing game; the ideal is to suggest.
– Wallace Stevens
To name oneself is the first act of both the poet and the revolutionary. When we take away the right to an individual name, we symbolically take away the right to be an individual. Immigration officials did this to refugees; husbands routinely do it to wives.
– Erica Jong
To no one will we sell, to no one will we refuse or delay right or justice.
– Magna Carta
To not say all that can be said is the secret of discipline and economy.
– Dejan Stojanovic
To oblige persons often costs little and helps much.
– Baltasar Gracián y Morales
To observe and to live are very different modes of experience.
– Brandon A. Trean
To obtain a man's opinion of you, make him mad.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
– Spiro Agnew
To our own sorrows serious heed we give, But for another?s we soon cease to grieve.
– Pindar
To overcome evil with good is good, to resist evil by evil is evil.
– Prophet Mohammed
To own is to fear.
– Danish proverb
To perceive is to suffer.
– Aristotle
To persevere is always a reflection of the state of one's inner life, one's philosophy and one's perspective.
– David Guterson
To philosophize is nothing else than to prepare oneself for death.
– Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
To philosophize is to doubt.
– Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
To pity distress is but human; to relieve it is Godlike.
– Horace Mann
To place oneself in the position of God is painful: being God is equivalent to being tortured. For being God means that one is in harmony with all that is, including the worst. The existence of the worst evils is unimaginable unless God willed them.
– Georges Bataille
To play it safe is not to play.
– Robert Altman
To please everybody is impossible were I to undertake it, I should probably please nobody.
– George Washington
To pluck the fruit of hope, we must be as high as him. (Pour cueillir de l’espoir le fruit, Il faut être aussi haut que lui)
– Charles de LEUSSE
To plunder, to slaughter, to steal, these things they misname empire; and where they make a wilderness, they call it peace.
– Tacitus
To police is not to conquer, to police is to remind people there are rules that if followed benefit all.
– Christopher A. McDonald
To possess taste, one must have some soul.
– Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues
To press forward and hold it together when everyone else would understand if you broke down is the greatest strength
– Joseph Nyangon
To pretend, I actually do the thing: I have therefore only pretended to pretend.
– Jacques Derrida

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