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Whenever I start getting sad about where I am in my life, I think about the last words of my favorite uncle A truck
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Whenever I watch a documentary about the space, I find the news in the world very funny and dull!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Whenever I'm caught between two evils, I take the one I've never tried.
– Mae WestRate it:
Whenever is found what is called a paternal government, there is found state education. It has been discovered that the best way to ensure implicit obedience is to commence tyranny in the nursery.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
Whenever it is in any way possible, every boy and girl should choose as his life work some occupation which he should like to do anyhow, even if he did not need the money.
– Blessing IrishRate it:
Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
– Robert Francis KennedyRate it:
Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Whenever people say 'we mustn't be sentimental,' you can take it they are about to do something cruel. And if they add, 'we must be realistic,' they mean they are going to make money out of it.
– Brigid Antonia BrophyRate it:
Whenever the literary German dives into a sentence, that is the last you are going to see of him until he emerges on the other side of his atlantic with his verb in his mouth.
– Mark TwainRate it:
Whenever the people are well informed, they can be trusted with their own government that whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice, they may be relied on to set them to rights.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Whenever there are in any country uncultivated lands and unemployed poor, it is clear that the laws of property have been so far extended as to violate natural right. The earth is given as a common stock for man to labor and live on. The small landowners are the most precious part of a state.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Whenever there is a simple error that most laymen fall for, there is always a slightly more sophisticated version of the same problem that experts fall for.
– Amos TverskyRate it:
Whenever there is authority, there is a natural inclination to disobedience.
– Thomas Chandler HaliburtonRate it:
Whenever we look back in life and connect the dots, we often discover the strange fact of life; a strange dichotomy that at every juncture when we felt that we were being rejected for a good opportunity, we were in actuality getting directed to a far better opportunity of lifetime, precisely at that very moment. Such is the stream of life, flowing constantly, uninterrupted, always upwards and onwards! A Viaxe Continua!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Whenever we read the obscene stories, the voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and torturous executions, the unrelenting vindictiveness, with which more than half the bible is filled, it would seem more consistent that we called it the word of a demon than the Word of God. It is a history of wickedness that has served to corrupt and brutalize mankind.
– Thomas Paine, "The Age of Reason"Rate it:
Whenever we read the obscene stories, voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and tortous executions, the unrelenting vindictivenes, with which more than half the Bible is filled, it would be more consistant that we called it the word of a Demon than the word of God. It is a history of wickedness that has served to corrupt and brutalize mankind, and, for my part, I sincerly detest it as I detest everything that is cruel.
– Thomas PaineRate it:
Whenever we touch someone’s life, we leave a trace over there. Always leave good traces so that you can walk in the streets freely!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Whenever we wake up from a horrible nightmare, we don't immediately scream out of happiness.It takes a while to feel so safe and so good.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present evil, but that you have increased a habit.
– EpictetusRate it:
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
Whenever you are to do a thing, though it can never be known but to yourself, ask yourself how you would act were all the world looking at you and act accordingly.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
Whenever you argue with another wiser than yourself in order that others may admire your wisdom, they will discover your ignorance.
– SaadiRate it:
Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools.
– Sir Richard SteeleRate it:
Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so; it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools.
– Sir Richard SteeleRate it:
Whenever you connect the dots, you may surprisingly discover that your premier performances and best achievements had occurred during the most challenging moments of your life, especially when you were operating outside your comfort zone. In my view, Life is all about facing and overcoming challenges with confidence and courage, while entering unexpectedly into unknown with unsurpassing uncertainty.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:

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