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Never say a humorous thing to a man who does not possess humor. He will always use it in evidence against you.


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He does not possess wealth; it possesses him.
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How lucky I am to have known somebody and something that saying goodbye to is so damned awful.
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God will never demand the thing you don’t have; he will always demand the thing you want to keep.
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A tree that does not blossom, will bear no fruit
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He always pushed me to the limit. He is a strong man who does things very right.
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It is a lie.
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He does not seem to me to be a free man who does not sometimes do nothing.
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One does not have humor. It has you.
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No man who says, 'I'm as good as you,' believes it. He would not say it if he did.
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We must stop talking about the American dream and start listening to the dreams of Americans.
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The past is a work of art, free of irrelevancies and loose ends.
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The delicate balance between modesty and conceit is popularity.
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Great men are but life-sized. Most of them, indeed, are rather short.
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Every kind of writing is hypocritical
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There is much to be said for failure. It is much more interesting than success.
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Good sense about trivialities is better than nonsense about things that matter.
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Nobody ever died of laughter.
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The Non-Conformist Conscience makes cowards of us all.
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When hospitality becomes an art, it loses its very soul.
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To destroy is still the strongest instinct in nature.
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I need no dictionary of quotations to remind me that the eyes are the windows of the soul.
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You will find my last words in the blue folder.
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I believe the twenty-four hour day has come to stay.
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Every kind of writing is hypocritical
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Incongruity is the mainspring of laughter.
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Parting with friends is a sadness. A place is only a place.
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Without change something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.
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He who controls the spice controls the universe.
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There is no escape—we pay for the violence of our ancestors.
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The mystery of life isn't a problem to solve, but a reality to experience.
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In America today, we are nearer a final triumph over poverty than is any other land.
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The eyes have one language everywhere.
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All are presumed good till they are found at fault.
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I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I...
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Hypostatized into a ritual pattern, Marxian theory becomes ideology. But its content and function di...
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Do you not see, first, that
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Some of us are like wheelbarrows, only useful when pushed and easily upset.
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Honest differences of views and honest debate are not disunity. They are the vital process of policy...
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An act of God was defined as something which no reasonable man could have expected.
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What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence, a w...
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Hell is full of good meanings and wishings.
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Spend not on hopes.
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Arrakis teaches the attitude of the knife--chopping off what's incomplete and saying: 'Now it's comp...
FRANK HERBERT
Elderly gentlemen, gentle in all respects, kind to animals, beloved by children, and fond of music, ...
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There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments an...
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Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost.
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No sooner is a Temple built to God but the Devill builds a Chappell hard by. [No sooner is a Temp...
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Literature boils with the madcap careers of writers brought to the edge by the demands of living on ...
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Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
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Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes Error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
GEORGE HERBERT
Bells call others, but themselves enter not into the Church.
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Prosperity lets goe the bridle. [Prosperity lets go the bridle.]
GEORGE HERBERT
Take heede of still waters, the quick passe away. [Take heed of still waters, they quick pass away...
GEORGE HERBERT
An examin'd enterprize goes on boldly.
GEORGE HERBERT
Little pitchers have wide eares. [Little pitchers have wide ears.]
GEORGE HERBERT
The Wolfe must dye in his owne skinne. [The wolf must die in his own skin.]
GEORGE HERBERT
A trade is better then service.
GEORGE HERBERT
Better never begin than never make an end.
GEORGE HERBERT
In solitude, be a multitude to thyself. Tibullus by all means use sometimes to be alone.
GEORGE HERBERT
Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no ...
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The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of actio...
FRANK HERBERT
But the greatest menace to our civilization today is the conflict between giant organized systems of...
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To a boyling pot flies comes not. [To a boiling pot flies come not.]
GEORGE HERBERT
Time is the rider that breaks youth.
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Humans live best when each has his place, when each knows where he belongs in the scheme of things. ...
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Older men declare war. But it is youth that must fight and die. And it is youth who must inherit the...
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None knows the weight of another's burden.
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He that is drunken . . . Is outlawed by himself; all kind of ill Did with his liquor slide int...
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A radical thinks two and two makes five. A liberal is more conservative. he knows two and two make f...
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It takes two to make a marriage a success and only one to make it a failure.
HERBERT SAMUEL
What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence a we...
HERBERT SIMON
Learning is any change in a system that produces a more or less permanent change in its capacity for...
HERBERT SIMON
I am proud to have been born in Iowa. Through the eyes of a ten-year-old boy, it was a place of adve...
HERBERT HOOVER
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
FRANK HERBERT
Competition is not only the basis of protection to the consumer, but is the incentive to progress.
HERBERT HOOVER
The offender never pardons.
GEORGE HERBERT
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one.
GEORGE HERBERT
Good words are worth much, and cost little.
GEORGE HERBERT
Valour that parleys is near yielding.
GEORGE HERBERT
Child abuse casts a shadow the length of a lifetime.
HERBERT WARD
I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I...
FRANK HERBERT
To a crazy ship all winds are contrary.
GEORGE HERBERT
What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man.
HERBERT SPENCER
A wise man cares not for what he cannot have.
JACK HERBERT
America means far more than a continent bounded by two oceans. It is more than pride of military pow...
HERBERT HOOVER
The average American is nothing if not patriotic.
HERBERT CROLY
Had it not been for the Atlantic Ocean and the virgin wilderness, the United States would never have...
HERBERT CROLY
The interest which lay behind Federalism was that of well-to-do citizens in a stable political and s...
HERBERT CROLY
Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained; most of our pleasures come from unexp...
HERBERT SPENCER
Progress is measured by richness and intensity of experience - by a wider and deeper apprehension of...
HERBERT READ
American history contains much matter for pride and congratulation, and much matter for regret and h...
HERBERT CROLY
A coole mouth, and warme feet, live long. [A cool mouth, and warm feet, live long.]
GEORGE HERBERT
The great aim of education is not knowledge, but action
HERBERT SPENCER
Power attracts the corruptible. Suspect any who seek it.
FRANK HERBERT
In science the important thing is to modify and change one's ideas as science advances.
HERBERT SPENCER
Rob Neill has a deep appreciation for the law and the role it can play in the lives of families. Rob...
GARY HERBERT