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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
We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown and when strawberries bloom in Israel.
– Golda Meir
We do not remember days, we remember moments.
– Cesare Pavese
We do not so much need the help of our friends as the confidence of their help when in need.
– Epicurus
We do not write because we want to we write because we have to.
– W. Somerset Maugham
We do not write because we want to; we write because we have to.
– W. Somerset Maugham
We do on stage things that are supposed to happen off. Which is a kind of integrity, if you look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else.
– Tom Stoppard
We do what we must, and call it by the best names.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
We don't bother much about dress and manners in England, because as a nation we don't dress well and we've no manners.
– George Bernard Shaw
We don't change what we are, we change what we think what we are.
– Eric Butterworth
We don't get offered crises, they arrive.
– Elizabeth Janeway
We don't have an eternity to realize our dreams, only the time we are here.
– Susan S. Taylor
We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary.
– Booker T. Washington
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
– Thomas Alva Edison
We don't know Religion's death date but we know its birthday: The very night man experienced his first great fear of anything!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
We don't know what we want, but we are ready to bite somebody to get it.
– Will Rogers
We don't know when our name came into being or how some distant ancestor acquired it. We don't understand our name at all, we don't know its history and yet we bear it with exalted fidelity, we merge with it, we like it, we are ridiculously proud of it as if we had thought it up ourselves in a moment of brilliant inspiration.
– Milan Kundera
We don't know who we are until we see what we can do.
– Martha Grimes
We don't love qualities, we love persons sometimes by reason of their defects as well as of their qualities.
– Thomas Mann

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