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We are only now on the threshold of knowing the range of the educatability of man -- the perfectibility of man. We have never addressed ourselves to this problem before.
– Jerome Seymour Bruner
We are only what our thinking makes us.
– Vikrant Parsai
We are prisoners of ideas.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are punished by our sins, not for them.
– Elbert Hubbard
We are quick to flare up, we races of men on the earth.
– Homer
We are rapidly entering the age of no privacy, where everyone is open to surveillance at all times; where there are no secrets from government.
– William O. Douglas
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
– Voltaire
We are ready for any unforeseen event that may or may not occur.
– Dan Quayle
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
– Anne-Sophie Swetchine
We are rich only through what we give; and poor only through we refuse and keep.
– Madame Swetchine
We are right to take alarm at the first experiment upon our liberties.
– James Madison
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
– Johann von Goethe
We are shaped by each other. We adjust not to the reality of a world, but to the reality of other thinkers.
– Joseph Chilton Pearce
We are shaped by our thoughts. We become what we think.
– Buddha
We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.
– Buddha, The Dharmapada
We are shut up in schools and college recitation rooms for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bellyful of words and do not know a thing.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are slaves to whatever we don't understand
– Vernon Howard
We are slow to believe that which if believed would hurt our feelings.
– Ovid
We are so bound together that no man can labor for himself alone. Each blow he strikes in his own behalf helps to mold the universe.
– Jerome K. Jerome
We are so vain that we even care for the opinion of those we don't care for.
– Marie Ebner von Eschenbach
We are sometimes made aware of a kindness long passed, and realize that there have been times when our friends' thoughts of us were of so pure and lofty a character that they passed over us like the winds of heaven unnoticed when they treated us not as what we were, but as what we aspired to be. -- from A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers
– Henry David Thoreau
We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works.
– Douglas Adams
We are students of words: we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation-rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are students of words; we are shut up in schools, and colleges, and recitation rooms, for ten or fifteen years, and come out at last with a bag of wind, a memory of words, and do not know a thing
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are suffering from too much sarcasm.
– Marianne Moore

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