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Ludwig van Beethoven Beethoven can write music, thank God, but he can do nothing else on earth.
Michel de Montaigne Age imprints more wrinkles in the mind than it does on the face.
Warren Christopher Hamas, the opponents of Arafat, the opponents of peace, urged a boycott of the election, and yet there was an 85 percent turnout where Hamas is supposed to be strong. Isn't that really quite incredible?
Andrea Riseborough Fear is the enemy. I distrust it. Any feeling or decision I make that might be motivated by fear I quickly reassess.
Jack White I think you can't really escape any kind of spiritual education as a child, whether it's New Age or Judaism or Buddhism or whatever it is. You can't escape it, even if you completely disagree with it, you still have it as a foundation that you base things off of.
Bruce Jenner If you're asking your kids to exercise, then you better do it, too. Practice what you preach.
Lyndon B. Johnson To conclude that women are unfitted to the task of our historic society seems to me the equivalent of closing male eyes to female facts.
Rebecca West A strong hatred is the best lamp to bear in our hands as we go over the dark places of life, cutting away the dead things men tell us to revere.
Rand Paul Do we fear terrorism so much that we throw out our Constitution, and are we unwilling and afraid to debate our Constitution?
Thomas Babington Macaulay And to say that society ought to be governed by the opinion of the wisest and best, though true, is useless. Whose opinion is to decide who are the wisest and best?
Allen Klein A little perspective, like a little humor, goes a long way.
Tennessee Williams Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going.
Don Nelson You have a lot of ups and downs in coaching, especially, but I can't remember any bad times at this point. I mean, they're all good. A lot of tears when you lose, a lot of down times, but I can't remember any of them. They're all positive now. Even the bad times were good.
Camille Claudel You promised to take care of me and not to turn your back on me. How is it possible that you never wrote to me even once and you never came back to see me? Do you think that it is fun for me to spend months, even years, without any news, without any hope!
Geraldine Brooks Men can absent themselves from real life for their art more easily. Women are anchored into the quotidian business of getting food on the table, making sure everybody's socks match, the soccer gear is ready. I admire idealists, but they're usually enabled by someone who holds the tether on their bal...
John Ruskin We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well: then that they be graceful and pleasing in doing it.
Abraham Lincoln That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.
Rob Lowe I liked being a teenager, but I would not go back for all the tea in China.
Stephen King What charitable 1 percenters can't do is assume responsibility - America's national responsibilities: the care of its sick and its poor, the education of its young, the repair of its failing infrastructure, the repayment of its staggering war debts.
Venerable Bede And I pray thee, loving Jesus, that as Thou hast graciously given me to drink in with delight the words of Thy knowledge, so Thou wouldst mercifully grant me to attain one day to Thee, the fountain of all wisdom and to appear forever before Thy face.
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