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What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
– Henry David Thoreau
What omniscience has music! So absolutely impersonal, yet every sufferer feels his secret sorrow soothed.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
What once were vices are manners now.
– Seneca
What one fool can do, another can.
– Ancient Simian Proverb
What one has not experienced one will never understand in print.
– Isadora Duncan
What one has not experienced, one will never understand in print.
– Isadora Duncan
What one hides is worth neither more nor less than what one finds. And what one hides from oneself is worth neither more nor less than what one allows others to find.
– AndrĂ© Breton
What one knows is, in youth, of little moment they know enough who know how to learn.
– Henry Adams
What orators lack in depth, they make up to you in length.
– Montesquieu
What other dungeon is so dark as one's own heart What jailer so inexorable as one's self
– Nathaniel Hawthorne
What other people think about me is not my business.
– Michael J. Fox, Lucky Man - a memoir
What others think of us would be of little moment did it not, when known, so deeply tinge what we think of ourselves.
– Paul Valery
What ought a man to be Well, my short answer is himself.
– Henrik Ibsen
What our ancestors would really be thinking, if they were alive today, is: "Why is it so dark in here?"
– Terry Pratchett, Pyramids
What our eyes behold may well be the text of life but one's meditations on the text and the disclosures of these meditations are no less a part of the structure of reality.
– Wallace Stevens
What oxygen is to the lungs, such is hope to the meaning of life.
– Emil Brunner
What passes for optimism is most often the effect of an intellectual error.
– Raymond Claud Ferdinan Aron
What passing bells for these who die as cattleOnly the monstrous anger of the guns.Only the stuttering rifles' rapid rattleCan patter out their hasty orisons.
– Wilfred Owen
What people are ashamed of usually makes a good story.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Love of the Last Tycoon
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
– Oscar Wilde
What people CAN do is very different from what they WILL do.
– Anthony Robbins
What people respect is one thing, what people envy is the other. What people respect they do not always want to do, be or have. If, then, you want to be respected, and respect yourself, you sometimes need to do more than you want to.
– anonymous
What people say behind your back is your standing in the community.
– Edgar Watson Howe
What people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can.
– Henry David Thoreau
What pity is it that we can die but once to serve our country
– Joseph Addison

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