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What most experimenters take for granted before they begin their experiments is infinitely more interesting than any results to which their experiments lead.
– Norbert Wiener
What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.
– Unknown
What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy.
– Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
What music is more enchanting than the voices of young people, when you can't hear what they say
– Logan Pearsall Smith
What my mother believed about cooking is that if you worked hard and prospered, someone else would do it for you.
– Nora Ephron
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
– Isaac Bashevis Singer
What office is there which involves more responsibility, which requires more qualifications, and which ought, therefore, to be more honorable, than that of teaching?
– Harriet Martineau
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

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