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Wish not so much to live long as to live well.
– Benjamin Franklin
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
– Aristotle
Wit and wisdom differ. Wit is upon the sudden turn, wisdom is in bringing about ends.
– John Selden
Wit is brushwood; judgment timber; the one gives the greatest flame, and the other yields the most durable heat; and both meeting make the best fire.
– Overlung
Wit is educated insolence.
– Aristotle
Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves.
– Lord Chesterfield
Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it; most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves.
– Lord Chesterfield, letter to his godson, December 18, 1765
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
– Alexander Pope
Wit is the only wall between us and the dark.
– Mark van Doren
Wit lies in recognizing the resemblance among things which differ and the difference between things which are alike.
– Anne Louise Germaine de Staël
Wit makes its own welcome and levels all distinctions.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wit makes its own welcome, and levels all distinctions. No dignity, no learning, no force of character, can make any stand against good wit.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wit ought to be a glorious treat like caviar; never spread it about like marmalade.
– Noël Coward
Wit ought to be a glorious treat, like caviar. Never spread it about like marmalade.
– Noel Coward
With a gentleman I am always a gentleman and a half, and with a fraud I try to be a fraud and a half.
– Otto von Bismarck
With a good heart, you can win many battles!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
With a new familiarity and a flesh-creeping homeliness entirely of this unreal, materialistic world, where all sentiment is coarsely manufactured and advertised in colossal sickly captions, disguised for the sweet tooth of a monstrous baby called the Public, the family as it is, broken up on all hands by the agency of feminist and economic propaganda, reconstitutes itself in the image of the state.
– Wyndham Lewis
With abstract of all the chain reactions of our lives, love is what makes stories of lives much more cruel..
– The wise Pharoah Moe
With affection beaming out of one eye, and calculation shining out of the other.
– Charles Dickens
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals?
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton, O Magazine, October 2003
With all humility, I think, Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might. Infinitely more important than the vain attempt to love one's neighbor as one's self. If you want to hit a bird on the wing, you must have all your will in focus, you must not be thinking about yourself, and equally, you must not be thinking about your neighbor: you must be living in your eye on that bird. Every achievement is a bird on the wing.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
With all their faults, trade-unions have done more for humanity than any other organization of men that ever existed.
– Clarence Darrow
With all your soul, you can do something which not be designed for you.
– Woody Haldrugold
With all your soul, you can do something which not be designed for you.
– Woody Haldrugold

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