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We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip little by little at a truth we find bitter.
– Denis Diderot
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We take as given the idea of distinction and the idea of indication, and that one cannot make an indication without drawing a distinction. We take therefore the form of distinction for the form.
– George Spencer-Brown
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We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight and our clothing sufficient, but who provides wisely that he shall not be wanting the best property of all -- friends?
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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We take greater pains to persuade others that we are happy than in endeavoring to think so ourselves.
– Confucius
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We take our shape, it is true, within and against that cage of reality bequeathed us at our birth; and yet is precisely through our dependence on this reality that we are most endlessly betrayed.
– James Baldwin
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We take the shortest route to the puck and arrive in ill humor.
– Bobby Clarke
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We talk on principle, but we act on interest.
– Walter Savage Landor
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We taste and feel and see the truth. We do not reason outselves into it.
– William Butler Yeats
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We teach people how to remember, we never teach them how to grow.
– Oscar Wilde
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We teach them proper principles and let them govern themselves.
– Prophet Joseph Smith
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We teachers can only help the work going on, as servants wait upon a master.
– Maria Montessori
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We tell the public which way the cat is jumping. The public will take care of the cat.
– Arthur Hays Sulzberger
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We tend to live up to our expectations.
– Earl Nightingale
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We term sleep a death by which we may be literally said to die daily; in fine, so like death, I dare not trust it without my prayers.
– Thomas Browne
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We thank you, Almighty God, for the gift of water. Over it the Holy Spirit moved in the beginning of creation. Through it you led the children of Israel out of their bondage in Egypt into the land of promise. In it your Son Jesus received the baptism of John and we are buried with Christ in his death. By it we share in his resurrection. Through it we are reborn by the Holy Spirit.
– Book of Common Prayer
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We the willing, led by the unknowing, are doing the impossible for the ungrateful. We have done so much, with so little, for so long, we are now qualified to do anything, with nothing.
– The Metro Para pledge
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We think having faith means being convinced God exists in the same way we are convinced a chair exists. People who cannot be completely convinced of God's existence think faith is impossible for them. Not so. People who doubt can have great faith because faith is something you do, not something you think. In fact, the greater your doubt the more heroic your faith.
– Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher.com Weblog, December 26, 2002
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We think having faith means being convinced God exists in the same way we are convinced a chair exists. People who cannot be completely convinced of Gods existence think faith is impossible for them. Not so. People who doubt can have great faith because faith is something you do, not something you think. In fact, the greater your doubt the more heroic your faith.
– Real Live Preacher
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We think in generalities, but we live in detail.
– Alfred North Whitehead
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We think of death and loss as tragic twins, but in fact it is loss that hurts us.
– Perry Brass
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We think so because other people all think so; or because after all, we do think so; or because we were told so, and think we must think so; or because we once thought so, and think we still think so; or because, having thought so, we think we will think so.
– Henry Sedgwick
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We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
– Mother Theresa
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We think very few people sensible, except those who are of our opinion.
– Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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We think very little of time present; we anticipate the future, as being too slow, and with a view to hasten it onward, we recall the past to stay it as too swiftly gone. We are so thoughtless, that we thus wander through the hours which are not here, regardless only of the moment that is actually our own.
– Blaise Pascal
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We thought we were running away from the grown-ups, and now we are the grown-ups.
– Margaret Atwod
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