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There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves, we feel that no one else has a right to blame us. It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.
– Oscar Wilde
There is a measure in everything. There are fixed limits beyond which and short of which right cannot find a resting place.
– Horace
There is a moonlight note in the Moonlight Sonata; there is a thunder note in an angry sky.
– Dejan Stojanovic
There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents.
– Thomas Jefferson
There is a need for heroism in American life today.
– Vicki Baum
There is a negative proof of the value of Latin No one seems to boast of not knowing it.
– Peter Brodie
There is a New America every morning when we wake up. It is upon us whether we will it or not.
– Adlai E. Jr. Stevenson
There is a noble manner of being poor and who does not know it will never be rich.
– Seneca
There is a particular disdain with which Siamese cats regard you. Anyone who has walked in on the Queen cleaning her teeth will be familiar with the feeling.
– Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt, p. 215
There is a period of life when we swallow knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside.
– Pearl Bailey
There is a point at which everything becomes simple and there is no longer any question of choice, because all you have staked will be lost if you look back. Life's point of no return.
– Dag Hammarskjld
There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments, and which can not fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance - that principle is contempt prior to investigation.
– Herbert Spencer
There is a progression of understanding vis-?-vis pro football that varies drastically with the factor of distance -- physical, emotional, intellectual and every other way. Which is exactly the way it should be, in the eyes of the amazingly small number of people who own and control the game, because it is this finely managed distance factor that accounts for the high-profit mystique that blew the sacred institution of baseball off its national pastime pedestal in less than fifteen years.
– Hunter S. Thompson
There is a rabble among the gentry as well as the commonalty; a sort of plebeian heads whose fancy moves with the same wheel as these men?in the same level with mechanics, though their fortunes do sometimes gild their infirmities and their purses compound for their follies.
– Sir Thomas Browne
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
– Norman Vincent Peale
There is a remedy for all things but death, which will be sure to lay us out flat some time or other.
– Miguel de Cervantes
There is a schizophrenic nature in modern politics. A leader is expected to have a religious faith but he is not supposed to let it influence him in his duties. Somehow, the truths that determine everything else about his existence are not allowed to influence how he conducts himself in public life. Not only that, his principles are usually considered so personal that the public is not even allowed to know for certain what they are. This passes for noble statecraft in our time. It was once thought cowardice.
– Stephen Mansfield
There is a serious defect in the thinking of someone who wants -- more than anything else -- to become rich. As long as they don't have the money, it'll seem like a worthwhile goal. Once they do, they'll understand how important other things are -- and have always been.
– Anita Loos
There is a serious defect in the thinking of someone who wants--more than anything else--to become rich. As long as they don't have the money, it'll seem like a worthwhile goal. Once they do, they'll understand how important other things are--and have always been.
– Joseph Brooks
There is a single light of science, and to brighten it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere.
– Isaac Asimov
There is a slowness in affairs which ripens them, and a slowness which rots them.
– Joseph Roux
There is a strange and mighty race of people called the Americans who are rapidly becoming the coldest in the world because of this cruel, man-eating idol, lucre.
– Edward Dahlberg
There is a strength in the union even of very sorry men.
– Homer
There is a terrible war coming, and these young men who have never seen war cannot wait for it to happen, but I tell you, I wish that I owned every slave in the South, for I would free them all to avoid this war.
– Robert E. Lee
There is a theory which states that if ever anybody discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.
– Douglas Adams

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