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What do I care about the purring of one who cannot love, like the cat?
We are not angry with people we fear or respect, as long as we fear or respect them; you cannot be afraid of a person and also at the same time angry with him.
You cannot be a hero without being a coward.
George Bernard Shaw
The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow doth he cast; even so the greater is the goodness, the less doth it covet praise; yet cannot avoid its rewards in honours.
Note, besides, that it is no more immoral to directly rob citizens than to slip indirect taxes into the price of goods that they cannot do without.
Retaliation is related to nature and instinct, not to law. Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature.
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
We cannot wish for that we know not.
The artist forges himself to the others, midway between the beauty he cannot do without and the community he cannot tear himself away from. That is why true artists scorn nothing: they are obliged to understand rather than to judge.
Nature cannot be tricked or cheated. She will give up to you the object of your struggles only after you have paid her price.
What I cannot love, I overlook. Is that real friendship?
Whenever our neighbour's house is on fire, it cannot be amiss for the engines to play a little on our own.
A man cannot become an atheist merely by wishing it.
If I am given a formula, and I am ignorant of its meaning, it cannot teach me anything, but if I already know it what does the formula teach me?
Ministry is the least important thing. You cannot not minister if you are in communion with God and live in community.
One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
Michael J. Fox
There is no sense in crying over spilt milk. Why bewail what is done and cannot be recalled?
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
When I die, I shall soar with angels, and when I die to the angels, what I shall become you cannot imagine.
You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.
It is impossible to speak in such a way that you cannot be misunderstood.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they cannot exist; esteem is the first demand that they make of love.
Honore de Balzac
Because we cannot know what God is, but only what He is not, we cannot consider how He is but only how He is not.
Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.
If you do not know the laws of right conduct, you cannot form your character.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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