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We deceive ourselves when we fancy that only weakness needs support. Strength needs it far more.
– Madame SwetchineRate it:
We deliberate about the parcels of life, but not about life itself, and so we arrive all unawares at its different epochs, and have the trouble of beginning all again. And so finally it is that we do not walk as men confidently towards death, but let death come suddenly upon us.
– SenecaRate it:
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
– Maya AngelouRate it:
We demand privacy, yet we glorify those that break into computers.
– Bill McCollumRate it:
We derive our vitality from our store of madness.
– Emil CioranRate it:
We desire nothing so much as what we ought not to have.
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
We determine our own price; it is always good to set our price to infinity so that no one can buy us!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
We did not change as we grew older we just became more clearly ourselves.
– Lynn HallRate it:
We did not change as we grew older; we just became more clearly ourselves.
– Lynn Hall, Where Have All the Tigers Gone?, 1989Rate it:
We did not join this government to establish a Palestinian state, but to stop this terrible idea - our position is clear to the prime minister and we believe that it is his position as well. We are reminding him that there are domestic coalition agreements that take priority over international pressure. We are opposed to the two-state solution. We believe it is not a solution – it is the start of a problem and it makes existing problems worse.
– Uri OrbachRate it:
We die with a notice. Notice, this is our life. (Nous mourons avec un préavis. Le préavis, c'est notre vie)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
We discovered that peace at any price is no peace at all.
– Eve Denise CurieRate it:
We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language. Language is not simply a reporting device for experience but a defining framework for it.
– Benjamin Lee WhorfRate it:
We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands upon himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself.
– Jose Ortega y GassetRate it:
We do not attract what we want, But what we are.
– James AllenRate it:
We do not believe in immortality because we can prove it, but we try to prove it because we cannot help believing it.
– Harriet MartineauRate it:
We do not condemn the preachers as an individual but we condemn what they teach. We urge that the preachers teach the truth, to teach our people the one important guiding rule of conduct -- unity of purpose.
– Malcolm XRate it:
We do not counterfeit his own signature, but his nature. (On ne contrefait sa propre - Signature, mais sa nature.)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
We do not deny the possibility of peaceful [political] transition, but we are still awaiting the first case.
– Fidel Castro, Speech given in January 1963, calling for communist revolution in Latin AmericaRate it:
We do not destroy religion by destroying superstition.
– CiceroRate it:
We do not die because we have to die; we die because one day, and not so long ago, our consciousness was forced to deem it necessary.
– Antonin ArtaudRate it:
We do not exist for ourselves...
– Thomas MertonRate it:
We do not first get all the answers and then live in the light of our understanding. We must rather plunge into life meeting what we have to meet and experiencing what we have to experience and in the light of living try to understand. if insight comes at all, it will not before, but only through and after experience.
– John ClaypoolRate it:
We do not go to bed in single pairs; even if we choose not to refer to them, we still drag there with us the cultural impedimenta of our social class, our parents lives, our bank balances, our sexual and emotional expectations, our whole biographies -- all the bits and pieces of our unique existences.
– Angela CarterRate it:
We do not go to school to be a success, we go to school to learn to hopefully be a success one day and if not then our plan in life lies elswhere and that is good ......
– Bev KeevillRate it:

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