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As for the pyramids, there is nothing to wonder at in them so much as the fact that so many men could be found degraded enough to spend their lives constructing a tomb for some ambitious booby, whom it would have been wiser and manlier to have drowned in the Nile, and then given his body to the dogs.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
As for the Virgin, the one distinctively female figure in the galaxy.
– L. P. Hartley, The Go-BetweenRate it:
As for your ignorance - do not fear it. Instead be humbled by it and tend to it."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
As free as you allow others to be, such freedom you create for yourself.
– Bryant McGillRate it:
As goes love so goes life.
– AberjhaniRate it:
As gold is tried by the furnace, and the baser metal shown, so the hollow-hearted friend is known by adversity.
– MetastasioRate it:
As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which he cannot apply will make no man wise.
– Samuel JohnsonRate it:
As government regulations grow slowly, we become used to the harness. Habit is a powerful force, and we no longer feel as intensely as we once would have [the] constriction of our liberties that would have been utterly intolerable a mere half century ago.
– Robert BorkRate it:
As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope.
– Ursula K. LeGuinRate it:
As happy a man as any in the world, for the whole world seems to smile upon me!
– Samuel PepysRate it:
As he that fears God hears nothing else, so, he that sees God sees every thing else.
– John DonneRate it:
As he thinks in his heart, so he is.
– Jewish ProverbRate it:
As her sons have seen her: the mother in patriarchy: controlling, erotic, castrating, heart-suffering, guilt-ridden, and guilt-provoking; a marble brow, a huge breast, an avid cave; between her legs snakes, swamp-grass, or teeth; on her lap a helpless infant or a martyred son. She exists for one purpose: to bear and nourish the son.
– Adrienne RichRate it:
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 HegelRate it:
As honey bees dare to suck the nectar of the flowers and juice of fruits to store for honey; similarly, such process accrues between a lover and beloved to crown for love.
– Ehsan SehgalRate it:
As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility.
– Arnold J. ToynbeeRate it:
As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is up to us.
– A. J. ToynbeeRate it:
As humans, it is likely we shall periodically deviate from virtue as temptation continually lurks in the shadows and taunts us to succumb. Most digressions are minor and do not disrupt our lives unless we decide to live two of them.
– RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo)Rate it:
As Hurricane Sandy clearly demonstrated, there is a woeful lack of redundancy in the nation's health care facilities. However, take solace in knowing there are no lack of choices in those things the advertisers convince us should matter more. For example, right now, you can purchase at least five different varieties of perfume by Paris Hilton at your local mall so, even if you can no longer find a single hospital anywhere nearby, the good news is we live in a society where you'll never lack for options to smell good while you suffer in pain.
– Catman CohenRate it:
As I acknowledge the boundaries within myself, I am given plenty of opportunities to reinforce them
– Renae A. SauterRate it:
As I align with the Universal Energy of love I feel fully supported.”
– Renae A. SauterRate it:
As I assimilate only that, as the qualification of knowledge, not beyond that, exemplifying: Indeed, self-denial, defines a grave ignorant, as the learned ones mostly mention that: The only true wisdom is in knowing, you know nothing. - As a fact, everyone realizes knowledge as its level; however, the true wisdom implies it as; it never ends since it stays beyond study, and one needs to learn continuously without denying oneself is wisdom.
– Ehsan SehgalRate it:
As I get older, I've learned to listen to people rather than accuse them of things.
– Po BronsonRate it:
As I grow older and older, And totter toward the tomb, I find that I care less and less Who goes to bed with whom.
– Dorothy SayersRate it:

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