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There are people who think that everything one does with a serious face is sensible.
– G. C. Lichtenberg
There are people who, instead of listening to what is being said to them, are already listening to what they are going to say themselves.
– Albert Guinon
There are people who, like houses, are beautiful in dilapidation.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
There are people whom one loves immediately and forever. Even to know they are alive in the world with one is quite enough.
– Nancy Spain
There are people whose watch stops at a certain hour and who remain permanently at that age.
– Sainte-Beave
There are periods in history when change is necessary, and other periods when it is better to keep everything for the time as it is. The art of life is to be in the rhythm of your age.
– Oswald Mosley
There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.
– F. H. Bradley
There are places and moments in which one is so completely alone that one sees the world entire.
– Jules Renard
There are plenty of good five-cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. What this country needs is a good five-cent nickel.
– Franklin P. Adams
There are plenty of good five-cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. What this country really needs is a good five-cent nickel.
– Franklin P. Adams
There are plenty of recommendations on how to get out of trouble cheaply and fast. Most of them come down to this Deny your responsibility.
– Lyndon B. Johnson
There are powers inside of you, if you could discover and use, would make of you everything you ever dreamed or imagined you could become.
– Orison Swett Marden
There are questions of real power and then there are questions of phony authority. You have to break through the phony authority to begin to fight the real questions of power.
– Angel Blessing
There are really very important differences between the type of creativity involved in being a scientist and being a technical engineer. It means that I’m able to think in very different ways and come up with approaches to things that are different from the way a basic scientist might think.
– Aubrey de Grey
There are remarks that sow and remarks that reap.
– Ludwig Wittgenstein
There are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction.
– John F. Kennedy
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.
– Marie Curie
There are seven sins in the world: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice and politics without principle.
– Mahatma Gandhi
There are several good protections against temptations, but the surest is cowardice.
– Mark Twain
There are situations in which torture is not merely permissible but morally mandatory.
– Michael Levin
There are sneakers that cost more than an iPod.
– Steve Jobs
There are so many different ways lives work out, so many stories, and every one of them is precious: full of joy and heartbreak, and a fair amount of situation comedy.
– Sean Stewart, Perfect Circle, 2004
There are so many opportunities in life, that the loss of two or three capabilities is not necessarily debilitating. A handicap can give you the opportunity to focus more on art, writing, or music.
– Jim Davis
There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.
– Mignon McLaughlin
There are some books that refuse to be written. They stand their ground year after year and will not be persuaded. It isn't because the book is not there and worth being written -- it is only because the right form of the story does not present itself. There is only one right form for a story and if you fail to find that form the story will not tell itself.
– Mark Twain

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