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We Americans live in a nation where the medical-care system is second to none in the world, unless you count maybe 25 or 30 little scuzzball countries like Scotland that we could vaporize in seconds if we felt like it.
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We and the cosmos are one. The cosmos is a vast body, of which we are still parts. The sun is a great heart whose tremors run through our smallest veins. The moon is a great gleaming nerve-centre from which we quiver forever. Who knows the power that Saturn has over us or Venus But it is a vital power, rippling exquisitely through us all the time... Now all this is literally true, as men knew in the great past and as they will know again.
– D. H. LawrenceRate it:
We are a generation that settles the land, and without the steel helmet and the cannon's fire we will not be able to plant a tree and build a home.
– Moshe DayanRate it:
We are a kind of Chameleons, taking our hue - the hue of our moral character, from those who are about us.
– John LockeRate it:
We are a people who do not want to keep much of the past in our heads. It is considered unhealthy in America to remember mistakes, neurotic to think about them, psychotic to dwell on them.
– Lillian HellmanRate it:
We are a spectacular, splendid manifestation of life. We have language. . . . We have affection We have genes for usefulness, and usefulness is about as close to a 'common goal' of nature as I can guess at. And finally, and perhaps best of all, we have music.
– Lewis ThomasRate it:
We are able to laugh when we achieve detachment, if only for a moment.
– May SartonRate it:
We are accustomed to see men deride what they do not understand, and snarl at the good and beautiful because it lies beyond their sympathies.
– GoetheRate it:
We are advertis'd by our loving friends.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
We are all androgynous, not only because we are all born of a woman impregnated by the seed of a man but because each of us, helplessly and forever, contains the other -- male in female, female in male, white in black and black in white. We are a part of each other. Many of my countrymen appear to find this fact exceedingly inconvenient and even unfair, and so, very often, do I. But none of us can do anything about it.
– James BaldwinRate it:
We are all at times unconscious prophets.
– Charles SpurgeonRate it:
We are all blessed in more ways than we realize. The universe is a very generous place. We must learn to give back to create the proper balance. to give and to see the smile upon another being's face, that's one of the richest feelings one can experience. Go get rich.
– Sana DabbasRate it:
We are all born charming, fresh and spontaneous and must be civilized before we are fit to participate in society.
– Judith Martin, (Miss Manners)Rate it:
We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
We are all born mad. Some remain so.
– Samuel BeckettRate it:
We are all born originals--why is it so many of us die copies
– Edward YoungRate it:
We are all cells in the same body of humanity.
– Peace PilgrimRate it:
We are all citizens of history.
– Clifton Paul FadimanRate it:
We are all connected to everyone and everything in the universe. Therefore, everything one does as an individual affects the whole. All thoughts, words, images, prayers, blessings, and deeds are listened to by all that is.
– Serge Kahili KingRate it:
We are all connected. When one arm or foot is poisoned, the whole body becomes infected.
– Suzy KassemRate it:
We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as unsolvable problems.
– John W. GardnerRate it:
We are all failures -- at least, all the best of us are.
– J. M. BarrieRate it:
We are all failures--at least, the best of us are.
– James BarrieRate it:
We are all Greeks. Our laws, our literature, our religion, our arts, have their root in Greece.
– Percy Bysshe ShelleyRate it:
We are all guilty of using the present to create a future that justifies the past.
– Link StarbureiyRate it:

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