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The animal is not afraid of the flame, but of the heat it emanates. (L'animal n'a peur de la flamme, - Mais de la chaleur qu'elle émane.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
The animals of the planet are in desperate peril... Without free animal life I believe we will lose the spiritual equivalent of oxygen.
– Alice WalkerRate it:
The anniversary of our death, we do it only by the others. (L'anniversaire de notre mort, - On ne le fête que par les autres.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
The annoying part of wanting to know everything about everything is that it somehow always results in only knowing something about something
– SarahRate it:
The answer to Efficacy lies in the hand of excellent management, reliable systems and good governess"
– Justin MasukaRate it:
The anthropologists are busy, indeed, and ready to transport us back into the savage forest where all human things have their beginnings but the seed never explains the flower.
– Edith HamiltonRate it:
The antiwar movement is a wild orgasm of anarchists sweeping across the country like a prairie fire.
– Richard Milhous NixonRate it:
The anvil fears no blows.
– Romanian ProverbRate it:
The anvil never takes advice from the hammer.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
The appearance of right oft leads us wrong.
– HoraceRate it:
The apprenticeship of difficulty is one which the greatest of men have had to serve.
– Samuel SmilesRate it:
The approval of the public is to be avoided like the plague. It is absolutely essential to keep the public from entering if one wishes to avoid confusion. I must add that the public must be kept panting in expectation at the gate by a system of challenges and provocations.
– André BretonRate it:
The arbitrary rule of a just and enlightened prince is always bad. His virtues are the most dangerous and the surest form of seduction: they lull a people imperceptibly into the habit of loving, respecting, and serving his successor, whoever that successor may be, no matter how wicked or stupid.
– Denis DiderotRate it:
The argument against recursive procedures was always an efficiency argument: non-re-entrant code could be executed so much more efficiently. But with the advent of multiprogramming another need for felxible storage allocation has emerged. And if there are still machines in which the use of recursive routines is punished by too heavy a penalty, then I would venture the opinion that the structure of such a machine should now be called somewhat old-fashioned.
– Edsger W. DijkstraRate it:
The argument between wives and whores is an old one; each one thinking that whatever she is, at least she is not the other.
– Andrea DworkinRate it:
The Argument from Intimidation is a confession of intellectual impotence.
– Ayn RandRate it:
The argument is at an end.
– Saint AugustineRate it:
The argument of the broken pane of glass is the most valuable argument in modern politics.
– Emmeline PankhurstRate it:
The argument of the strongest is always the best.
– Jean de La FontaineRate it:
The Army has carried the American ... ideal to its logical conclusion. Not only do they prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, creed and color, but also on ability.
– Tom LehrerRate it:
The army of Truth is the real Invincible Armada. Truths are always destined to be victorious.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
The Army was good for me. I can't honestly say that it taught me any morals or sense of responsibility. I had been raised with those qualities. What it taught me was that there was a whole world of sex I had yet to discover.
– John HolmesRate it:
The art of acceptance is the art of making someone who has just done you a small favor wish that he might have done you a greater one.
– J. Russel LynesRate it:
The art of advice is to make the recipient believe he thought the thought of it himself.
– Frank TygerRate it:
The art of being bored is lost.
– Ted Klauber, Senior Executive, FCB WorldwideRate it:

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