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While we have the gift of life, it seems to me that only tragedy is to allow part of us to die - whether it is our spirit, our creativity, or our glorious uniqueness.
– Gilda RadnerRate it:
While we ourselves are the living graves of murdered beasts, how can we expect any ideal conditions on this earth?
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
While we stop to think, we often miss our opportunity.
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.
– Angela SchwindtRate it:
While wishing a beautiful snowing for the streets of your city, do not forget also to wish a warm house for the homeless!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
While you are away, movie stars are taking your women. Robert Redford is dating your girlfriend, Tom Selleck is kissing your lady, Bart Simpson is making love to your wife.
– Baghdad Betty, Iraqi radio announcer, to gulf war troopsRate it:
While you are not able to serve men, how can you serve spirits of the dead...While you do not know life, how can you know about death
– ConfuciusRate it:
While you are not able to serve men, how can you serve spirits [of the dead]?...While you do not know life, how can you know about death?
– Confucius, The Confucian Analects, bk. 11:11Rate it:
Whilom, ere youth?s conceit had waned, methought Answers to all life?s problems I had wrought; But now, grown old and wise, too late I see My life is spent, and all my lore is nought.
– Omar KhayyamRate it:
Whipping and abuse are like laudanum: you have to double the dose as the sensibilities decline.
– Harriet Beecher StoweRate it:
Who aims at excellence will be above mediocrity; who aims at mediocrity will be far short of it.
– Burmese ProverbRate it:
Who are enemies? Those who oppose each others will.
– Mary Caroline RichardsRate it:
Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people.
– Carl SaganRate it:
Who are you going to shoot joking with Attorney General Richard Kleindienst about creating an opening on the Supreme court
– Richard Milhous NixonRate it:
Who are you to condemn another's sin? He who condemns sin becomes part of it, espouses it.
– Georges BernanosRate it:
Who begins too much accomplishes little.
– German proverbRate it:
Who bravely dares must sometimes risk a fall.
– Tobias G. SmollettRate it:
Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes!
– Theophile GautierRate it:
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 DykeRate it:
Who can protest and does not, is an accomplice in the act.
– The TalmudRate it:
Who can say what love at the feet of the absolute truth means?
– Sorin CerinRate it:
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 DramaRate it:
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]Rate it:
Who cares whose more talented,its who crosses line 1st
– T.Q HufkieRate it:
Who closes eyes to dictatorships kneels his eyelids. (Qui ferme les yeux aux dictatures - Agenouille en fait les paupières.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:

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