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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
What plays the mischief with the truth is that men will insist upon the universal application of a temporary feeling or opinion.
– Daisy Bates
What pornography is really about, ultimately, isn't sex but death.
– Susan Sontag
What power has law where only money rules.
– Gaius Petronius
What power has love but forgiveness In other words by its intervention what has been done can be undone. What good is it otherwise
– William Carlos Williams
What profits a man if he keeps his eternal soul when he could have lived life to the full and been forgiven at the end of it all anyway?
– David Merritt, a.k.a. THE RED SHARK
What pursuit is more elegant than that of collecting the ignominies of our nature and transfixing them for show, each on the bright pin of a polished phrase?
– Logan Pearsall Smith
What really distinguishes this generation in all countries from earlier generations is its determination to act, its joy in action, the assurance of being able to change things by one's own efforts.
– Hannah Arendt
What really interests me is whether God had any choice in the creation of the world.
– Albert Einstein
What really keeps me going is the constant belief that it could all disappear tomorrow.
– Phil Donahue
What remains constant in the midst all the innovation and change is that marketers will always find a way to be where their consumers are.
– Bob Lord
What Romantic terminology called genius or talent or inspiration is nothing other than finding the right road empirically, following one's nose, taking shortcuts.
– Italo Calvino
What rules the world is idea, because ideas define the way reality is perceived
– Irving Kristol
What sane person could live in this world and not be crazy
– Ursula K. LeGuin
What sane person could live in this world and not be crazy?
– Ursula K. LeGuin
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to take it.
– Antoine De Saint-Exupery
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to the soul.
– Joseph Addison
What seem our worst prayers may really be, in God's eyes, our best. Those, I mean, which are least supported by devotional feeling. For these may come from a deeper level than feeling. God sometimes seems to speak to us most intimately when he catches us, as it were, off our guard.
– Clive Staples Lewis
What seems to be generosity is often no more than disguised ambition, which overlooks a small interest in order to secure a great one.
– Francois De La Rochefoucauld
What seems to be, is, to those to whom it seems to be, and is productive of the most dreadful consequences to those to whom it seems to be, even of torments, despair, eternal death.
– William Blake
What seest thou else
In the dark backward and abysm of time?

– William Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act 1 Scene 2
What seest thou else
In the dark backward and abysm of time?

– William Shakespeare, "The Tempest", Act 1 scene 2
What should I say about life? That it's long and abhors transparence.
– Joseph Brodsky

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