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No individual has any right to come into the world and go out of it without leaving behind him distinct and legitimate reasons for having passed through it.
George Washington Carver
I won't belong to any organization that would have me as a member.
I remain just one thing, and one thing only, and that is a clown. It places me on a far higher plane than any politician.
My success was not based so much on any great intelligence but on great common sense.
Helen Gurley Brown
The nose of a mob is its imagination. By this, at any time, it can be quietly led.
Edgar Allan Poe
Money and women are the most sought after and the least known about of any two things we have.
In the absence of sound oversight,responsible businesses are forced to compete against unscrupulous and underhanded businesses, who are unencumbered by any restrictions on activities that might harm the environment, or take advantage of middle-class families, or threaten to bring down the entire financial system.
I felt ashamed for what I had done. I don't have any excuses. I did what I did. I take full responsibility for myself and my actions. I wouldn't pawn this off on anybody. I'm sorry it happened. And I hurt people.
You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Once we have a war there is only one thing to do. It must be won. For defeat brings worse things than any that can ever happen in war.
Please accept my resignation. I don't care to belong to any club that will have me as a member.
Our society strives to avoid any possibility of offending anyone - except God.
Ezra was right half the time, and when he was wrong, he was so wrong you were never in any doubt about it.
The quality of life is so different in France. There is the possibility of living a simple life. I would never contemplate raising my daughter in LA. I would never raise any child there.
If any man claims the Negro should be content... let him say he would willingly change the color of his skin and go to live in the Negro section of a large city. Then and only then has he a right to such a claim.
If I held you any closer I would be on the other side of you.
Any unarmed people are slaves, or are subject to slavery at any given moment.
If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
Theology is never any help; it is searching in a dark cellar at midnight for a black cat that isn't there. Theologians can persuade themselves of anything.
Robert A. Heinlein
I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.
James A. Baldwin
If you don't know the blues... there's no point in picking up the guitar and playing rock and roll or any other form of popular music.
Almost any difficulty will move in the face of honesty. When I am honest I never feel stupid. And when I am honest I am automatically humble.
More enduringly than any other sport, wrestling teaches self-control and pride. Some have wrestled without great skill - none have wrestled without pride.
I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success... such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything.
My view is that marriage is a relationship between a man and a woman. That's the position I've had for some time, and I don't intend to make any adjustments at this point... Or ever, by the way.
I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work.
Thomas A. Edison
I am in no mood to be deceived any longer by the crafty devil and false character whose greatest pleasure is to take advantage of everyone.
Thus so wretched is man that he would weary even without any cause for weariness... and so frivolous is he that, though full of a thousand reasons for weariness, the least thing, such as playing billiards or hitting a ball, is sufficient enough to amuse him.
You must not under any pretense allow your mind to dwell on any thought that is not positive, constructive, optimistic, kind.
You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
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