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What a mistake to suppose that the passions are strongest in youth! The passions are not stronger, but the control over them is weaker! They are more easily excited, they are more violent and apparent; but they have less energy, less durability, less intense and concentrated power than in the maturer life.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton
What a new face courage puts on everything.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
What a peculiar privilege has this little agitation of the brain which we call 'thought'.
– Hume
What a piece of work is a man how noble in reason how infinite in faculty in form and moving how express and admirable in action how like an angel in apprehension how like a god
– William Shakespeare
What a piece of work is a man! how noble in reason! how infinite in faculty! in form and moving how express and admirable! in action how like an angel! in apprehension how like a god!
– William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 2 scene 2
What a pity that so many people rather believe their doubts And doubt their beliefs... Why don't we just decide to have no doubts, And believe your beliefs Fear and worry is just the mis-use of the creative powers We originally got to dream.
– Unknown
What a pity, when Christopher Colombus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.
– Margot Asquith
What a pity, when Christopher Columbus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.
– Margot Asquith
What a price we pay for experience, when we must sell our youth to buy it.
– Javan
What a rich man gives and what he consumes, that is his real worth.
– The Hitopadesa
What a searching preacher of self-command is the varying phenomenon of health.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
What a splendid head, yet no brain.
– Aesop
What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness.
– Leo Tolstoy
What a terrible time this is to be a Christian. The churches have failed and betrayed us, and the ministry preaches hate and murder. If there is a sane and reasoning voice in the Christian church today it is sadly silent.
– Francois Arouet
What a time experiences as evil, is usually an untimely echo of what was formerly experienced as good--the atavism of a more ancient ideal.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil
What a time! What a civilization!
– Cicero
What a waste it is to lose one's mind--or not to have a mind. How true that is.
– J Danforth Quayle
What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is.
– Dan Quayle
What a wonderful thing it is to be sure of one's faith How wonderful to be a member of the evangelical church, which preaches the free grace of God through Christ as the hope of sinners If we were to rely on our works--my God, what would become of us
– George Frederick Handel
What a wretched lot of old shrivelled creatures we shall be by-and-by. Never mind- the uglier we get in the eyes of others, the lovelier we shall be to each other that has always been my firm faith about friendship.
– Marie Dressler
What about the boy? Ya gonna hang him too or just, beat'him up some more?
– John Wayne
What actions are most excellent? To gladden the heart of human beings, to feed the hungry, to help the afflicted, to lighten the sorrow of the sorrowful, and to remove the sufferings of the injured.
– Prophet Mohammad
What actually makes one experienced isn't just what he/she has encountered. Rather, it's what he/she was able to do with what he/she has encountered. ~Emeasoba George.
– Emeasoba George
What am I afraid of I'll tell you a feather. that's right, a feather. How could anyone be afraid of a feather, you say. That's an honest question, and I'll try to give it an honest answer. First of all, did I say it was a poison feather
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
What an absurd thing it is to pass over all the valuable parts of a man, and fix our attention on his infirmities.
– Joseph Addison

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