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An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be...

I really dont understand this quote can anyone help me out here

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If one cannot invent a really convincing lie, it...

Since when is it ok to lie? ...

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Society does not consist of individuals but...

Society does not consist of individuals but expresses the sum of ...

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I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make...

I'd really like to know as to what he was referring to?

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Life isn't like a book. Life isn't logical or...

Does anyone know where this was written or on what occasion it was said?

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Too fair to worship, too divine to love.

Can anyone explain what this quote means?

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We construct a narrative for ourselves, and that's...

Does anyone know the source of this quote?

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Light is the symbol of truth.

why was this quote written?

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There are no eternal facts, as there are no...

What rubbish this is! There is TRUTH and whether someone chooses to accept ...

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Think little goals and expect little achievements....

From The Magic of Thinking Big. It is better to shoot for high goals and ...

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"A child miseducated is a child lost."

This is a quote by JFK. I've searched for the origin of when, where and why ...

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Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the...

Can sum1 plzz make me understand this quote? How does the subject, history ...

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One can be very happy without demanding that...

Tolerance, tolerance, tolerance. I just started paying attention to these ...

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forgiveness of sins

I would like to know opinions on quote , remission of sins ,Saint ...

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If it's not growing, it's going to die.

If it's green, it's growing. If it's ripe, it's rotten.

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The more connections you and your lover make, not...

What would someone say about this quote about how there are so many commas? ...

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DeQuincy

oh Subtle and Just, Mighty Opium.....good poem eh? My wife is from ...

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In the animal kingdom, the rule is, eat or be...

i understand a little can someone ezplained to me in detail about this ...

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Most men act so tough and strong on the outside...

This guy doesn't have a clue about what a real man is! He may be some ...

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All my life, as down an abyss without a bottom. I...

This guy is an idiot. If the information he "has been pouring into his ...

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What makes a church great in the eyes of God?...

Those 4 items are important, but what God cares about is the individuals ...

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Your actions, and your action alone, determines...

Not so. We have value because we have been created by God. From a ...

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He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows...

He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows it not.

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The real people of genius were resolute workers...

If it weren't for people who were dreaming, the "resolute workers" wouldn't ...

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The whole theory of the universe is directed...

can someone tell me what they think this quote means, I have a general idea ...

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The point of living, and of being an optimist, is...

Having the viewpoint that the best days of our lives is not foolish! It is ...

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Men marry to make an end; women to make a...

"Men marry to make an end." An end of what. Getting married and starting ...

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Trials teach us what we are; they dig up the soil,...

This is good! Sometimes it is said that hardships develop us, and that is ...

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Do only famouse people get recognised for inspiring ...

I was wondering how you would register your own quote and who decides if ...

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I have been a stranger in a strange land.

is this verse in the bible only found in exodus 2:21? when moshe had his ...

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Source

Does anybody know the source of this quotation?

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I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by...

I love this quote it speaks to me.

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Corrections

There is a "Daniella Kessler" who has 3 quotes. That author is the SAME ...

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laws

it's funny the only thing that keeps us together is law .. although all the ...

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I have often told you that I am that little fish...

This is from a letter Zelda Fitzgerald wrote to Scott Fitzgerald shortly ...

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Laughter does not seem to be a sin, but it leads...

What rubbish this quote is! Laughter is medicine for the soul and does ...

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I am about to take my last voyage, a great leap in...

The "last great voyage" isn't unknown or dark. Or at least, it isn't dark ...

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Joining a Club

Looks like the Groucho Marks quote to me.

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Confession is always weakness. The grave soul...

An acknowledgement of wrong done and wanting to make things right isn't ...

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Being fat!

Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving ...

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Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.

Not so. How do you think people become wise? They not only take advice, ...

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Religion is the opium of the masses.

I guess you have to consider the source. This coming from someone who ...

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Precious beyond price are good resolutions....

A resolution is only good if it is ACTED upon, on a consistent basis. Good ...

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The path to cheerfulness is to sit cheerfully and...

It is easy to see people whining about how miserable their lives have ...

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The strongest man in the world is he who stands...

Not true. The strongest man in the world is the one who is confident in ...

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Ancient quotes

I have just tried to add a quotation from Socrates in my QB Book. the ...

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Mark Twain and the Monkey

Mark Twain is wrong. ...

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Biography for Amarnath Rakshith

Admirer of Mother Nature

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Biography for Unknown, Source

This quote is from a letter Zelda Fitzgerald wrote to Scott Fitzgerald ...

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Biography for Dahl, Roald

Roald Dahl was a succesful childrens.He wrote many books,including ...

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Biography for Dahl, Roald

Roald Dahl was a succesful childrens.He wrote many books,including ...

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Experienceis only the name we give to our mistakes

Sorry,I just posted this,and it is supposed to be "Experience is" ...

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Misattribution

"There is a principle which is a bar against all information...contempt ...

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Biography for Unknown, Source

This is actually a quote from "Sex and the City" ...

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Biography for Robbins, Tom

Thomas Eugene "Tom" Robbins (born July 22, 1936) is an American author. His ...

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Emerson

What is the context of Emerson's "Every wall is a door"?

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James Wolfe and Thomas Gray

I am a firm believer that every little modification or removal from an ...

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Biography for Amarnath Rakshith

An ardent nature lover. Embedded Software Enthusiast !

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Biography for Abu Bakr

Abu Bakr (Abdullah ibn Abi Qahafa) (Arabic: عبد ...

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Biography for A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

At the age of 69 when most people retire and prefer a peaceful life, he ...

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The said truth is that it is the greatest...

Should this state "The said truth is..." or "The sad truth is..."?

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