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Dying is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.
I've done the calculation and your chances of winning the lottery are identical whether you play or not.
The only happiness a brave person ever troubles themselves in asking about, is happiness enough to get their work done.
History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their youth in seclusion.
Individuality is founded in feeling; and the recesses of feeling, the darker, blinder strata of character, are the only places in the world in which we catch real fact in the making, and directly perceive how events happen, and how work is actually done.
The Nobel is a ticket to one's own funeral. No one has ever done anything after he got it.
T. S. Eliot
If my films make one more person miserable, I'll feel I have done my job.
You know, my first album, some of those jokes I'd done for twelve years because I couldn't throw 'em out.
No greater injury can be done to any youth than to let him feel that because he belongs to this or that race he will be advanced in life regardless of his own merits or efforts.
Booker T. Washington
My dad said to me growing up: 'When all is said and done, if you can count all your true friends on one hand, you're a lucky man.'
Musicians can run this state better than politicians. We won't get a lot done in the mornings, but we'll work late and be honest.
To those of you who received honours, awards and distinctions, I say well done. And to the C students, I say you, too, can be president of the United States.
George W. Bush
Make up your mind to act decidedly and take the consequences. No good is ever done in this world by hesitation.
I learned some valuable lessons about the legislative process, the importance of bipartisan cooperation and the wisdom of taking small steps to get a big job done.
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
Great things are done when men and mountains meet.
How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.
Every President I think I've ever known, except Truman, has thought they didn't quite get done what they wanted done. And toward the end of their Administrations, they were disappointed and wished they had done some things differently.
People often say that humans have always eaten animals, as if this is a justification for continuing the practice. According to this logic, we should not try to prevent people from murdering other people, since this has also been done since the earliest of times.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort.
Even if one takes every reefer madness allegation of the prohibitionists at face value, marijuana prohibition has done far more harm to far more people than marijuana ever could.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Repentance is not so much remorse for what we have done as the fear of the consequences.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
There is something beautiful about all scars of whatever nature. A scar means the hurt is over, the wound is closed and healed, done with.
I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.
Things must be done by parties, not by persons using parties as tools.
The least of the work of learning is done in the classroom.
Whoever degrades another degrades me, And whatever is done or said returns at last to me.
Cursed is the man who dies, but the evil done by him survives.
A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done.
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