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Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes!
– Theophile Gautier
Who can explain the secret pathos of Nature's loveliness? It is a touch of melancholy inherited from our mother Eve. It is an unconscious memory of the lost Paradise. It is the sense that even if we should find another Eden, we would not be fit to enjoy it perfectly nor stay in it forever.
– Henry van Dyke
Who can protest and does not, is an accomplice in the act.
– The Talmud
Who can say what love at the feet of the absolute truth means?
– Sorin Cerin
Who can tell Men?s hearts? The purest comprehend Such contradictions, and can blend The force to bear, the power to feel, The tender bud, the tempered steel.
– Hindu Drama
Who can tell who will be the President a year from now? -- John F. Kennedy, speaking to the president of Harvard about why he did not want to delay signing documents relating to a future JFK Presidential Library, 2 October 1963.
– John F. Kennedy, "A Thousand Days," by Arthur Schlesinger Jr. [1965]
Who cares whose more talented,its who crosses line 1st
– T.Q Hufkie
Who closes eyes to dictatorships kneels his eyelids. (Qui ferme les yeux aux dictatures - Agenouille en fait les paupières.)
– Charles de LEUSSE
Who comes out of the jungle finds crocodiles. (Qui sort de la jungle Trouve les crocodiles)
– Charles de LEUSSE
Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.
– George Orwell
Who could deny that privacy is a jewel? It has always been the mark of privilege, the distinguishing feature of a truly urbane culture. Out of the cave, the tribal teepee, the pueblo, the community fortress, man emerged to build himself a house of his own with a shelter in it for himself and his diversions. Every age has seen it so. The poor might have to huddle together in cities for need's sake, and the frontiersman cling to his neighbors for the sake of protection. But in each civilization, as it advanced, those who could afford it chose the luxury of a withdrawing-place.
– Phyllis McGinley
Who could follow Carson? Well, believe me, somebody can - and will.
– Johnny Carson, Playboy Interview - December 1967
Who could tell what forms, what visions, what faces, what forgiveness he could see in the glow of the west!
– Joseph Conrad, Lord Jim
Who dares not speak his free thoughts is a slave.
– Euripides
Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing.
– Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
– John Cotton Dana
Who depends on another man's table often dines late.
– Italian Proverb
Who destroys is destroyed. Who builds is built. (Qui détruit se détruit. Qui construit se construit.)
– Charles de LEUSSE
Who does not see that the same authority which can establish Christianity, in exclusion of all other religions, may establish with the same ease any particular sect of Christians, in exclusion of all other sects
– James Madison
Who escapes duty, avoids a gain.
– Theodore Parker
Who ever brings unburned wood should prepare to play host to the lizards
– Pauline Musariri
Who ever converses among old books will be hard to please among the new.
– William Temple
Who ever loved that loved not at first sight
– Christopher Marlowe
Who feels no ills, should, therefore, fear them; and when fortune smiles, be doubly cautious, lest destruction come remorseless on him, and he fall unpitied.
– Sophocles
Who forget himself in Love, Remember his Future. (Qui s'oublie dans l'amour Se souvient du futur)
– Charles de LEUSSE

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