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We can imagine a society in which no one could survive as a social being because it does not correspond to biologically determined perceptions and human social needs. For historical reasons, existing societies might have such properties, leading to various forms of pathology.
– Noam Chomsky
we can know more than we can tell
– Michael Polanyi
We can learn even from our enemies.
– Ovid
We can learn much from wise words, little from wisecracks, and less from wise guys.
– William Arthur Ward
We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.
– Wernher von Braun
We can lie in the language of dress or try ot tell the truth; but unless we are naked and bald, it is impossible to be silent.
– Alison Lurie
We can mark a day on the calendar where America has fallen to a new low. This is now the condoning of taking matters, and the law, into you own hands and going to any lengths - even jungle savagery.
– Tom Williamson
We can never tell what is in store for us.
– Harry S Truman
We can not do great things. We can only do little things with great love.
– Mother Teresa
We can not play innocents abroad in a world that is not innocent.
– Ronald Reagan
We can now prove that large numbers of Americans are dying from sitting on their behinds.
– Bruce B. Dan
We can only grow if we dare to do what we not dare to do
– Jemma
We can only learn to know ourselves and do what we can -- namely, surrender our will and fulfill God's will in us.
– Teresa of Ávila
We can only learn to love by loving.
– Iris Murdoch
We can only reason from what is; we can reason on actualities, but not on possibilities.
– Henry Bolingbroke
We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.
– Alan Turing
We can pay our debt to the past by putting the future in debt to ourselves.
– John Buchan
We can remember minutely and precisely only the things which never really happened to us.
– Eric Hoffer
We can see a man smiling without legs or without hands, but we can’t see a man smiling without hope!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
We can tell our values by looking at our checkbook stubs.
– Gloria Steinem
We can try to avoid making choices by doing nothing, but even that is a decision.
– Gary Collins
We can work on inner peace and world peace at the same time. On one hand, people have found inner peace by losing themselves in a cause larger than themselves, like the cause of world peace, because finding inner peace means coming from the self-centered life into the life centered in the good of the whole. On the other hand, one of the ways of working for world peace is to work for more inner peace, because world peace will never be stable until enough of us find inner peace to stabilize it.
– Peace Pilgrim
We can't all and some of us don't. That's all there is to it.
– Alan Alexander Milne
We can't all be heroes because somebody has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.
– Will Rogers
We can't always expect great things from great men; but we must always expect little things from little men!
– Mehmet Murat ildan

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