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Biography for Jefferson, Thomas

Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 - July 4, 1826) is one the founding ...

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It don't make much difference what you study, so...

What an idiot! He must have been one of these kids whose parents paid for ...

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A mistress never is nor can be a friend. While you...

Is it because you can never trust each other?

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The ship of Democracy, which has weathered all...

Democracy is not the ideal form of government. That is simply mob rule. ...

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I wasn't afraid to fail. Something good always...

A failed event let's me know what needs to be worked on. John Maxwell ...

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Education is the progressive realization of our...

Chris Brady (who is a voracious reader on all topics) said, "the more I ...

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Biography for Raleigh, Sir Walter

Walter Alexander Raleigh, 1861 - 1922. One of the most highly regarded of ...

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What we need is not the will to believe, but the...

In a book from Ellen J. Larger (counterclockwise) this qoute is attributed ...

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Help Please!

I'm trying to find the origin of the following quote. I like it a lot, ...

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To disregard what the world thinks of us is not...

That is making the assumption that the majority of people are correct in ...

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Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their...

Actually the quote is from John Maxwell, but nevertheless it is very true. ...

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All love that has not friendship for its base, is...

Good statement! Love is the emotion and is a verb in a relationship. Love ...

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You save an old man and you save a unit; but save...

When "you save an old man" you may be making it possible to save the boy. ...

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I sometimes think that God in creating man...

At least Oscar got the part right about God designing man. God did create ...

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If I am what I have and if I lose what I have who...

what is the meaning of this quote?

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The further through life I drift the more obvious...

Maybe the problem is is that he is "drifting". Any dead fish can drift ...

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Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust...

Very true, because a feeble government has poor leadership and also doesn't ...

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What I believe about God is the most important...

can anyone tell me exactly how they interpret this?

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The difference between the impossible and the...

what does The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a ...

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The finest qualities of our nature, like the bloom...

will someone explain this please!

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The only way you can do that [Balance The...

Obviously this guy doesn't understand economics. Plus he left out a ...

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Progress, far from consisting in change, depends...

what does this quote mean?? and how can i link it in history? ...

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When they call the roll in the Senate, the...

This is so funny, and soooo true!

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Among my most prized possessions are words that I...

Sometimes it is wise to keep your mouth shut. :)

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I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them.

Does Asimov mean this as it appears, or is it ironic? ...

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If we do not change our direction, we are likely...

This is true. There are so many things people want to change about they way ...

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Biography for Brennan, Niall

Born February 3, 1918, in the "land down under", author Niall Brennan ...

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To insist on purity is to baptize instinct, to...

Can you help me understand this quote of Apollinaire?

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Biography for Kessler, Daniella

Adira Daniella Kessler is a young, new poet in the 21st century. began ...

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For a righteous man falls seven times, and rises...

could someone enlighten me on what it this means?

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I died a mineral, and became a plant. I died a...

"As it is appointed unto man once to die and after that, the judgement." ...

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Biography for Curtis, Jamie Lee

Jamie Lee Curtis born November 22nd, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA. ...

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Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on...

Anyone want to venture a thought on what Jean Arp meant by this quote?

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trading automatico

Pip and Cross rate are 2 important terms in the FOREX market. When two ...

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The eternal quest of the human being is to shatter...

The eternal quest of man is not to find companionship but to fill the void ...

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trading automatico

Iniziare a guadagnare con il trading automatico e i robot forex un ...

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Biography for Kempton, Sally

Once a 70s literary It Girl lauded for her intellectual brilliance and ...

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Nothing matters very much, and few things matter...

What is the source for this quote?

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Biography for Guthrie, Arlo

Arlo Davy Guthrie (born July 10, 1947) is an American folk singer. Like his ...

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Biography for Guthrie, Arlo

According to Wikipedia, Arlo Davy Guthrie (born July 10, 1947) is an ...

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Biography for Buscaglia, Leo

Little is truly known about Leo E. Buscaglia. Making many question whether ...

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mother teresa

can somebody help to discuss what it mean do not wait for leader ; do it ...

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Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where...

What an idiotic statement! How do you think they became landlords? It is ...

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Biography for Disraeli, Benjamin

Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS, (21 December 1804 ...

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Errors in the Program

When I attempt to add a quote, a message comes up on the task bar that the ...

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Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is...

What an idiot! This clown must have grown up in an extremely disfunctional ...

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hello!

testing 123

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Whoever has lived long enough to find out what...

The quotation is about the preciousness that life eventually comes to an ...

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The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the...

Only strong men know how to forgive. Forgiveness does not mean feeble in ...

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No two on earth in all things can agree. All have...

Everyone is different and unique. However, it is easy to get into a fight ...

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Success is never final and failure is never fatal....

I am wondering what the occasion was upon which this quote occurred. Any ...

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Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but...

hi, does anyone know the origin of this quote beyond its author? i'm doing ...

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Alexander, Caesar, Charlemagne, and myself founded...

I have seen several different variations of this quotation. Did he say it ...

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There is only one time that is important -- NOW!...

Is there a type error? hat suppose to be that?

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Music is the shorthand of emotion.

Does anyone know in which book Tolstoy wrote this please? (And any other ...

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You can tell more about a person by what he says...

Earlier today I received an email about this quote from a business source ...

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From birth to age 18, a girl needs good parents,...

I love this quote! And it is so true!

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A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.

what does this mean?

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A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our...

One will never succed in knowledge of himself!!!

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Sarcasm: the last refuge of modest and...

what does this quote mean?

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The time is always right to do what is right.

what do you think he means by the time is always right

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What are you reading?

I just finished If Angels Burn by Lynn Viehl. So good!!! What are you ...

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We can only change the world by changing men.

We can only change the world by changing men. thats absoulty true,my ...

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HELP

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present ...

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