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When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
– Victor HugoRate it:
When great changes occur in history, when great principles are involved, as a rule the majority are wrong. The minority are right.
– Eugene V. DebsRate it:
When griping grief the heart doth wound, and doleful dumps the mind opresses, then music, with her silver sound, with speedy help doth lend redress.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When griping grief the heart doth wound, and doleful dumps the mind opresses, then music, with her silver sound, with speedy help doth lend redress.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When happiness depends on a situation or creation, it is not happiness; it is the joy of action.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
When hate for hatred if returned, hate ceases and strife ensues, when love for hatred if returned hate ceases and love ensues. So Love everyone and MickeyMize everyone's life.
– Mickey MehtaRate it:
When he has ceased to hear the many, he may discern the One - the inner sound which kills the outer.
– H Hahn BlavatskyRate it:
When he is best, he is a little worse than a man and when he is worst, he is little better than a beast.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When he is best, he is a little worse than a man; and when he is worst, he is little better than a beast.
– William Shakespeare, "The Merchant of Venice", Act 1 scene 2Rate it:
When he is most powerful, nothing does he become.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
When he stood up, it was a very complicated motion. If the deck chairs on the Ship to the Sea of Night had opened up, they would have done so like that. It was like he was unfolding himself forever.
– Neil Gaiman, Good OmensRate it:
When her last child is off to school, we don't want the talented woman wasting her time in work far below her capacity. We want her to come out running.
– Mary Ingraham BuntingRate it:
When Hitler came for the Jews... I was not a Jew, therefore, I was not concerned. And when Hitler attacked the Catholics, I was not a Catholic, and therefore, I was not concerned. And when Hitler attacked the unions and the industrialists, I was not a member of the unions and I was not concerned. Then, Hitler attacked me and the Protestant church — and there was nobody left to be concerned.
– Pastor Martin Niemoller, Congressional Record, October 14, 1968 (Vol. 114, p. 31636)Rate it:
When holy and devout religious men Are at their beads, 'tis hard to draw them thence So sweet is zealous contemplation.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
When honor and truth are at odds, let truth prevail.
– Jose Raul Bernardo, Silent Wing (Simon & Schuster, 1998)Rate it:
When human beings feel betrayed and helpless, they either internalize the anger or project it out onto the people around them.
– Paul HokemeyerRate it:
When humans participate in ceremony, they enter a sacred space. Everything outside of that space shrivels in importance. Time takes on a different dimension. Emotions flow more freely. The bodies of participants become filled with the energy of life, and this energy reaches out and blesses the creation around them. All is made new everything becomes sacred.
– Sun BearRate it:
When humor goes, there goes civilization.
– Erma BombeckRate it:
When hungry, eat your rice; when tired, close your eyes. Fools may laugh at me, but wise men will know what I mean.
– Chi-ling LinRate it:
When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.
– Winston ChurchillRate it:
When I am asked, "What do you think of our audience?" I answer, "I know two kinds of audiences only--one coughing, and one not coughing."
– Arthur Schnabel, My Life and Music (1961)Rate it:
When I am asked, What do you think of our audience I answer, I know two kinds of audiences only--one coughing, and one not coughing.
– Arthur SchnabelRate it:
When I am attacked by gloomy thoughts, nothing helps me so much as running to my books. They quickly absorb me and banish the clouds from my mind.
– Michel de MontaigneRate it:
When I am centered on love I don’t need to be better than you. I don’t need you to like me. I don’t need to be rich. I don’t even need to be extraordinary. When I am centered on love who I am and where I am at is enough
– Renae A. SauterRate it:
When I am dead, I hope it is said, 'His sins were scarlet, but his books were read'.
– Hilaire BellocRate it:

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