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We are born at the rise of the curtain and we die with its fall, and every night in the presence of our patrons we write our new creation, and every night it is blotted out forever and of what use is it to say to audience or to critic, 'Ah, but you should have seen me last Tuesday'
– Michel MacLiammirRate it:
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs, as a tree bears apples.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs, as a tree bears beauty.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
We are born brave, trusting and greedy, and most of us remain greedy.
– Author UnknownRate it:
We are born charming, fresh and spontaneous and must be civilized before we are fit to participate in society.
– Judith MartinRate it:
We are born for the happiness. We are living for the happiness. To be happy we have to be morally free. To be morally free we have to treat the humanity with uncompromising sincerity.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
We are born princes and the civilizing process makes us frogs.
– Eric BerneRate it:
We are born to action and whatever is capable of suggesting and guiding action has power over us from the first.
– Charles Horton CooleyRate it:
We are born to inquire into truth it belongs to a greater to possess it.
– Michel Eyquem de MontaigneRate it:
We are bound together by the sympathy of our antipathies.
– James JoyceRate it:
We are built to conquer environment, solve problems, achieve goals, and we find no real satisfaction or happiness in life without obstacles to conquer and goals to achieve.
– Maxwell MaltzRate it:
We are called the nation of inventors. And we are. We could still claim that title and wear its loftiest honors if we had stopped with the first thing we ever invented, which was human liberty.
– Mark TwainRate it:
We are capable of destroying America and breaking its nose.
– Muammar QaddafiRate it:
We are certain that there is forgiveness, because there is a Gospel, and the very essence of the Gospel lies in the proclamation of the pardon of sin.
– Charles Haddon SpurgeonRate it:
We are certainly descendents of the sea for our tears are salted and when we shed them on the jowl of time, the sea that has always been within us flows on our face.
– Sorin CerinRate it:
We are certainly getting ahead if I am Moses, then you are Joshua and will take possession of the promised land of psychiatry, which I shall only be able to glimpse from afar.
– Sigmund FreudRate it:
We are certainly getting ahead; if I am Moses, then you are Joshua and will take possession of the promised land of psychiatry, which I shall only be able to glimpse from afar.
– Sigmund Freud, Letter to Carl Jung, January 17, 1909Rate it:
We are chameleons, and our partialities and prejudices change place with an easy and blessed facility, and we are soon wonted to the change and happy in it.
– Mark TwainRate it:
We are closer to God when we are asking questions than when we think we have the answers
– Abraham Joshua HeschelRate it:
We are concentrates, charged with the task in life of avoiding dilution.
– Leslie MiklosyRate it:
We are condemned to kill time, thus we die bit by bit.
– Octavio PazRate it:
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
– Walt KellyRate it:
We are continually faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.
– John W. GardnerRate it:
We are dealing with the best-educated generation in history. But they've got a brain dressed up with nowhere to go.
– Timothy LearyRate it:
We are destined to live together, on the same soil in the same land. We, the soldiers who have returned from battle stained with blood, we who have seen our relatives and friends killed before our eyes, we who have attended their funerals and cannot look into the eyes of their parents, we who have come from a land where parents bury their children, we who have fought against you, the Palestinians. We say to you today in a loud and clear voice: Enough of blood and tears. Enough.
– Yitzhak RabinRate it:

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