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Why would I ever want to run Disney? Wouldn't it make more sense just to sell them Pixar and retire?
– Steve Jobs
Why would they have book covers if we aren't supposed to judge the book by them? It makes no sense.
– Ingrid Weir
Why yes - a bulletproof vest.
– James Rodges, a murderer, on his final request before the firing squad
Why you may take the most gallant sailor, the most intrepid airman, and th most audacious soldier, put them at a table together-and what do you get? The sum of their fears.
– Winston Churchill
Why, you may take the most gallant sailor, the most intrepid airman or the most audacious soldier, put them at a table together- what do you get? The sum of all fears.
– Winston Churchill, The Sum of All Fears by Tom Clancy
Wicked people are always surprised to find ability in those that are good.
– Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues
Wickedness, by whomsoever committed, is odious, but most of all in men of learning; for learning is the weapon with which Satan is combated, and when a man is made captive with arms in his hand his shame is more excessive.
– Sa?di
Wide-sounding Zeus takes away half a man's worth on the day when slavery comes upon him.
– Homer
Wife: a former sweetheart.
– H. L. Mencken
Wife: one who is sorry she did it, but would undoubtedly do it again.
– H. L. Mencken
Wild animals never kill for sport. Man is the only one to whom the torture and death of his fellow creatures is amusing in itself.
– James Anthony Froude
Wild horses don't know the burning taste of the whips. Freedom protects us from the many evils!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Wildness. We're running out of it, even up in Alaska. People need to be reminded that the world is unsafe and unpredictable, and at a moment's notice, they could lose everything, like that. I do it to remind them that chaos is always out there, lurking beyond the horizon. That, plus, sometimes you have to do something bad, just to know you're alive.
– David Assael
Will and intellect are one and the same.
– Baruch Spinoza
Will it not be felt that Virtue, however beautiful, becomes the worst of all attitudes when it is found too feeble to contend with Vice...
– Marquis de Sade, Justine
Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
Will the day tell its secret before it disappears, becomes timeless night.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Will you continue doing goodness even if you know that no one will know them? Will you continue doing kindness even if you know that no one will remember them? Then, you are truly a holy man!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Will you just stand on the foot of a high mountain and look at it with admiration or climb the top and be the admired itself? Remember that anybody can be an admirer; but the difficult thing is to be the admired one!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Will you treat people who make you miserable as prison guards, or travel agents?
– Leslie Miklosy
Will your child learn to multiply before she learns to subtract
– Children's Defense Fund
William Cowper said that God made the country, and man made the town. If it was the opposite, there would be no country; because town can be created from the country but the country cannot be created from the town!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
William the Great needs to learn that he is living at the end of the nineteenth century and not in the Middle Ages.
– Edward VII
Willpower is the shortest shortcut to success.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Win hearts, and you have all men's hands and purses.
– William Cecil Burleigh

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