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We are, perhaps, uniquely among the earth's creatures, the worrying animal. We worry away our lives, fearing the future, discontent with the present, unable to take in the idea of dying, unable to sit still.
– Lewis Thomas
We arrive at the truth, not by the reason only, but also by the heart.
– Blaise Pascal
We ask God to forgive us for our evil thoughts and evil temper, but rarely, if ever ask Him to forgive us for our sadness.
– R. W. Dale
We ask ourselves all kinds of questions, such as why does a peacock have such beautiful feathers, and we may answer that he needs the feathers to impress a female peacock, but then we ask ourselves, and why is there a peacock? And then we ask, why is there anything living? And then we ask, why is there anything at all? And if you tell some advocate of scientism that the answer is a secret, he will go white hot and write a book. But it is a secret. And the experience of living with the secret and thinking about it is in itself a kind of faith.”
– Václav Havel
We barely have time to react in this world, let alone rehearse.
– Ani Difranco, Letter to a John
We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.
– Jimmy Carter
We become what we do.
– May-lin Soong Chiang
We become what we think about all day long.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
We become wiser by adversity prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
We begin to see that the completion of an important project has every right to be dignified by a natural grieving process. Something that required the best of you has ended. You will miss it.
– Anne Wilson Schaef
We believe at once in evil, we only believe in good upon reflection. Is this not sad
– Dorothe Deluzy
We believe he wanted to win in the worst way.
– Don Eslinger, The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1993
We believe it's the biggest advance in animation since Walt Disney started it all with the release of Snow White 50 years ago.
– Steve Jobs
We believe that all men are created equal because they are created in the image of God.
– Harry S. Truman
We believe that an artist, in order to be true to himself and his work, must be a free man.
– John F. Kennedy, Introducing Pablo Casals at a White House dinner, November 1961, at which he performed publicly for the first t
We believe that an informed citizenry will act for life and not for death.
– Albert Einstein, on atomic energy, Jan. 22, 1947
We believe that an informed citizenry will act for life and not for death. (on atomic energy)
– Albert Einstein
We believe that the applause of silence is the only kind that counts.
– Alfred Jarry
We believe that the history of the world is but the history of His influence and that the center of the whole universe is the cross of Calvary.
– Alexander MacLaren
We blame equally him who is too proud to put a proper value on his own merit and him who prizes too highly his spurious worth.
– Goethe
We built tall buildings, but we have not become any taller.
– Dejan Stojanovic
We burn daylight.
– William Shakespeare, "The Merry Wives of Windsor", Act 1 scene 4
We call interconnected order beautiful. When interrupted, we call it chaos.
– Vanna Bonta
We call them dumb animals, and so they are, for they cannot tell us how they feel, but they do not suffer less because they have no words.
– Anna Sewell
We call things we don't understand complex, but that means we haven't found a good way of thinking about them.
– Tsutomu Shimomura

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