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We the people are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution. Abraham Lincoln
Fear of the future is worse than one's present fortune. Quintilian
Whatever is produced in haste goes hastily to waste. Saadi
To be conscious means not simply to be, but to be reported, known, to have awareness of one’s being added to that being. William James
Custom is the great guide to human life. David Hume
By the work one knows the workman. Jean de La Fontaine
No liberal man would impute a charge of unsteadiness to another for having changed his opinion. Cicero
Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been. Mark Twain
From the solemn gloom of the temple children run out to sit in the dust, God watches them play and forgets the priest. Rabindranath Tagore
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one. Benjamin Franklin
God, that all-powerful Creator of nature and architect of the world, has impressed man with no character so proper to distinguish him from other animals, as by the faculty of speech. Quintilian
I am by heritage a Jew, by citizenship a Swiss, and by makeup a human being, and only a human being, without any special attachment to any state or national entity whatsoever. Albert Einstein
I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect. Edward Gibbon
There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating: people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing. Oscar Wilde
The trouble ain’t that there is too many fools, but that the lightning ain’t distributed right. Mark Twain
To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all. Walt Whitman
What comes from the heart goes to the heart. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
I like trying to get pregnant. I’m not so sure about childbirth. George Eliot
I only ask to be free. The butterflies are free. Charles Dickens
Beware the wrath of a patient adversary. John C. Calhoun
All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance. Edward Gibbon
What sense would it make or what would it benfit a physician if he discovered the origin of the diseases but could not cure or alleviate them? Paracelsus
Art is not merely an imitation of the reality of nature, but in truth a metaphysical supplement to the reality of nature, placed alongside thereof for its conquest. Friedrich Nietzsche
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly. Henri Bergson
Each individual fact, taken by itself, can indeed arouse our curiosity or our astonishment, or be useful to us in its practical applications. Hermann von Helmholtz
A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the true value of time, and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain. Samuel Johnson
Kindness to children, love for children, goodness to children – these are the only investments that never fail. Henry David Thoreau
You never realize how short a month is until you pay alimony. John Barrymore
The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother. Charles Dickens
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it. Jean Paul
In the long run, we only hit what we aim at. Henry David Thoreau
Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages. Thomas Alva Edison
Nay, be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought. Henry David Thoreau
Philosophers, as things now stand, are all too fond of offering criticism from on high instead of studying and understanding things from within. Edmund Husserl
Dante can be understood only within the context of Italian thought, and Faust would be unthinkable if divorced from its German background; but both are part of our common cultural heritage. Gustav Stresemann
Love is not about finding someone to complete us, but about finding someone who inspires us to become the best version of ourselves.
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Cauliflower is nothing but Cabbage with a College Education. Mark Twain
From error to error, one discovers the entire truth. Sigmund Freud
Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it. Henry David Thoreau
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