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The abuse of greatness is when it disjoins remorse from power.
– Mary BertoneRate it:
The academic mind can eat away the very basis of its own assurance ... produce contortions when it tries to bend over backward ... allow itself to be dismayed by the picture it has created of relentless historical process.
– Herbert ButterfieldRate it:
The accent of one's birthplace remains in the mind and in the heart as in one's speech.
– François de La RochefoucauldRate it:
The acceptance that all that is solid has melted into the air, that reality and morality are not givens but imperfect human constructs, is the point from which fiction begins.
– Salman RushdieRate it:
The accords were fig leaves of democratic procedure to hide the nakedness of Stalinist dictatorship.
– George Frost KennanRate it:
The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it.
– Mack R. DouglasRate it:
The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.
– Vince LombardiRate it:
The acquisition of knowledge is the mission of research, the transmission of knowledge is the mission of teaching and the application of knowledge is the mission of public service.
– James A. PerkinsRate it:
The act of sex, gratifying as it may be, is God's joke on humanity. It is man's last desperate stand at superintendency.
– Bette DavisRate it:
The act of true giving is indistinguishable from receiving.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
The action of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.
– John LockeRate it:
The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts.
– John LockeRate it:
The actions you take today can propel you into a better position tomorrow."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river.
– Ross PerotRate it:
The activity of love and faith is what makes heaven.
– Emanuel Swedenborg, From the book "Heaven and Hell" #51Rate it:
The actual God of many Americans... is simply the current of American life.
– C. H. CooleyRate it:
The actual tragedies of life bear no relation to one's preconceived ideas. In the event, one is always bewildered by their simplicity, their grandeur of design, and by that element of the bizarre which seems inherent in them.
– Jean CocteauRate it:
The actual tragedies of life bear no relation to one's preconceived ideas. In the event, one is always bewildered by their simplicity, their grandeur of design, and by that element of the bizzare which seems inherent in them.
– Jean CocteauRate it:
The adage that knowledge is power is true. In the world of financial markets and investments, knowledge is the ultimate power. Educate yourself before you invest, if you know something that others don't, you will make a lot of money
– Med JonesRate it:
The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech.
– Clifton FadimanRate it:
The adjective ‘decent’ and the noun ‘government’ have seldom come together in the human history!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
The adoration of his heart had been to her only as the perfume of a wild flower, which she had carelessly crushed with her foot in passing.
– Henry Wadsworth LongfellowRate it:
The advance of liberty is the path to both a safer and better world.
– George W. Bush, Speech to UN General Assembly, September 21, 2004Rate it:
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
– Russell GreenRate it:

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