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We do not deny the possibility of peaceful [political] transition, but we are still awaiting the first case.
– Fidel Castro, Speech given in January 1963, calling for communist revolution in Latin America
We do not destroy religion by destroying superstition.
– Cicero
We do not die because we have to die; we die because one day, and not so long ago, our consciousness was forced to deem it necessary.
– Antonin Artaud
We do not exist for ourselves...
– Thomas Merton
We do not first get all the answers and then live in the light of our understanding. We must rather plunge into life meeting what we have to meet and experiencing what we have to experience and in the light of living try to understand. if insight comes at all, it will not before, but only through and after experience.
– John Claypool
We do not go to bed in single pairs; even if we choose not to refer to them, we still drag there with us the cultural impedimenta of our social class, our parents lives, our bank balances, our sexual and emotional expectations, our whole biographies -- all the bits and pieces of our unique existences.
– Angela Carter
We do not go to school to be a success, we go to school to learn to hopefully be a success one day and if not then our plan in life lies elswhere and that is good ......
– Bev Keevill
We do not hate those we fight; we do not love those we defend.
– Unknown, Tuskegee Airman motto during World War II
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
– Johann von Goethe
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
We do not inherit the land, we borrow it from our children.
– American Indian Proverb
We do not inherit this land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.
– Haida Indian saying
We do not keep the outward form of order, where there is deep disorder in the mind.
– William Shakespeare
We do not know the true value of our moments until they have undergone the test of memory.
– Georges Duhamel
We do not know what education can do for us, because we have never tried it.
– Robert Hutchins
We do not know what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are - that is the fact.
– Jean-Paul Sartre
We do not know, in most cases, how far social failure and success are due to heredity, and how far to environment. But environment is the easier of the two to improve.
– J. B. S. Haldane
We do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy.
– Henry David Thoreau
We do not live to extenuate the miseries of the past nor to accept as incurable those of the present.
– Fairfield Osborne
We do not look in our great cities for our best morality.
– Jane Austen
We do not mind our not arriving anywhere nearly so much as our not having any company on the way.
– Frank Moore Colby
We do not need to be shoemakers to know if our shoes fit, and just as little have we any need to be professionals to acquire knowledge of matters of universal interest.
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
We do not quite forgive a giver. The hand that feeds us is in some danger of being bitten.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
We do not quite say that the new is more valuable because it fits in but its fitting in is a test of its value -- a test, it is true, which can only be slowly and cautiously applied, for we are none of us infallible judges of conformity.
– T. S. Eliot
We do not regret the loss of our friends by reasons of their merit, but because of our needs and for the good opinion that we believed them to have held of us.
– La Rochefoucauld

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