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Was it doubted that those who corrupt their own bodies conceal themselves?
– Walt Whitman, "Leaves of Grass"
Was she so loved because her eyes were so beautiful, or were her eyes so beautiful because she was so loved
– Anzia Yenerska
Was this the face that launched a thousand ships, and burnt the topless towers of Ileum?
– Christopher Marlowe
Was wir heute sind, hat sich von unseren Gedanken, Handlungen und Entscheidungen von gestern entstanden; und ebenso unsere Gegenwart Entscheidungen wird unser Leben von morgen zu bauen. So ist unser Leben nach unseren eigenen Händen gebaut, und unsere Zukunft ist die Sch
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.
– Paulo Freire
Washington D.C. is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Washington DC is the only place in America where people put bumper stickers on their cars the day *after* the election.
– Cokie Roberts, TV interview in either 1992 or 1996
Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.
– John F. Kennedy
Washington is a place where people praise courage and act on elaborate personal cost-benefit calculations.
– John Kenneth Galbraith
Washington is like a self-sealing tank on a military aircraft. When a bullet passes through, it closes up.
– Dean Acheson (1893 - 1971)
Washington is no place for a good actor. The competition from bad actors is too great.
– Fred Allen
Washington is the only place where sound travels faster than light.
– C. V. R. Thompson
Waste is the word coined by mankind to hide their incapabilities & unawareness to use something usefully
– Siddharth Astir
Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.
– Thomas Edison
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
– Marcus Aelius Aurelius
Waste no more time arguing what a god man should be. Be one.
– Marcus Aurelius, Meditations – Book Ten
Waste no more time talking about great souls and how they should be. Become one yourself
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Waste no more time talking about great souls and how they should be. Become one yourself!
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.
– Euripides
Wasting sarcasm is a sin.
– R. Stevens, Diesel Sweeties, 08-16-05
Watch for good times to retreat into yourself. Frequently meditate on how good God is to you.
– Thomas a Kempis, quoted in the LDS Church News 8/20/2005
Watch out for the fellow who talks about putting things in order Putting things in order always means getting other people under your control.
– Barbara DeAngelis
Watch over thy expenditure, for he who through vain glory spendeth uselessly what he hath on empty follies, will receive neither return nor praise from anyone.
– Firdausi
Watch what people are cynical about, and one can often discover what they lack.
– Harry Emerson Fosdick
Watch your thoughts they become words. Watch your words they become actions. Watch your actions they become habits. Watch your habits they become character. Watch your character it becomes your destiny.
– Patrick Overton

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