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Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso

Art washes away the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso

As a general rule the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.

Benjamin Disraeli

As a rule, he or she who has the most information will have the greatest success in life.

Benjamin Disraeli

As a scientist, I am not sure anymore that life can be reduced to a class struggle, to dialectical materialism, or any set of formulas. Life is spontaneous and it is unpredictable, it is magical. I think that we have struggled so hard with the tangible that we have forgotten the intangible.

Andrew Schneider

As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well used brings a happy death.

Leonardo Da Vinci

As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so life well used brings happy death.

Leonardo DaVinci

As an adolescent ... I was convinced that France would have to go through gigantic trials, that the interest of life consisted in one day rendering her some signal service and that I would have the occasion to do so.

Charles De Gaulle

As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls.

M. Cartmill

As each child looks at the world through innocent eyes all they can see, Is the worlds way of life and the way they think their lives should be.

Kandice Hehner, Innocent Eyes

As for life, it is a battle and a sojourning in a strange land but the fame that comes after is oblivion.

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

As goes love so goes life.

Aberjhani

As high as mind stands above nature, so high does the state stand above physical life. Man must therefore venerate the state as a secular deity. The march of God in the world, that is what the State is.

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

As in private life one differentiates between what a man thinks and says of himself and what he really is and does, so in historical struggles one must still more distinguish the language and the imaginary aspirations of parties from their real organism and their real interests, their conception of themselves from their reality.

Karl Marx

As is a tale, so is life not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at peril of being judged not to have lived.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at the peril of being not to have lived.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

As life runs on, the road grows strange With faces new,-and near the end The milestones into headstones change, 'Neath every one a friend.

James Russell Lowell

As repressed sadists are supposed to become policemen or butchers so those with irrational fear of life become publishers.

Cyril Connolly

As soon as there is life there is danger.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

As soon as we started programming, we found out to our surprise that it wasn't as easy to get programs right as we had thought. Debugging had to be discovered. I can remember the exact instant when I realized that a large part of my life from then on was going to be spent in finding mistakes in my own programs.

Maurice Wilkes

As the light changed from red to green to yellow and back to red again, I sat there thinking about life. Was it nothing more than a bunch of honking and yelling Sometimes it seemed that way.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent.

Anthony Trollope

As was his language so was his life.

Seneca

As we advance in life we learn the limits of our abilities.

James Anthony Froude

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