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A friend should be one in whose understanding and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity.
Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish.
All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.
T. E. Lawrence
There is no necessity to separate the monarch from the mob; all authority is equally bad.
It is only an auctioneer who can equally and impartially admire all schools of art.
If co-operation is a duty, I hold that non-co-operation also under certain conditions is equally a duty.
The desire to annoy no one, to harm no one, can equally well be the sign of a just as of an anxious disposition.
Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are equal in all respects; because men are equally free, they claim to be absolutely equal.
Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive.
While civilization has been improving our houses, it has not equally improved the men who are to inhabit them. It has created palaces, but it was not so easy to create noblemen and kings.
Henry David Thoreau
What is exciting is not for one person to be stronger than the other... but for two people to have met their match and yet they are equally as stubborn, as obstinate, as passionate, as crazy as the other.
I am free of all prejudices. I hate every one equally.
W. C. Fields
He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden.
In black neighborhoods, everybody appreciated comedy about real life. In the white community, fantasy was funnier. I started looking for the jokes that were equally hilarious across the board, for totally different reasons.
I'm free of all prejudices. I hate everyone equally.
W. C. Fields
An act has no ethical quality whatever unless it be chosen out of several all equally possible.
Every society gets the kind of criminal it deserves. What is equally true is that every community gets the kind of law enforcement it insists on.
There's no evidence whatsoever that men are more rational than women. Both sexes seem to be equally irrational.
Marriage is like a cage; one sees the birds outside desperate to get in, and those inside equally desperate to get out.
Michel de Montaigne
The basic problem with my love relationships with women is that my standards are so high - and they apply equally to both of us. I seek full-blast mutual intensity, fully fledged mutual acceptance, full-blown mutual flourishing, and fully felt peace and joy with each other. This requires a level of physical attraction, personal adoration, and moral admiration that is hard to find.
The desire to get married, which - I regret to say, I believe is basic and primal in women - is followed almost immediately by an equally basic and primal urge - which is to be single again.
One wanders to the left, another to the right. Both are equally in error, but, are seduced by different delusions.
Any government that supports, protects or harbours terrorists is complicit in the murder of the innocent and equally guilty of terrorist crimes.
George W. Bush
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
Trying to suppress or eradicate symptoms on the physical level can be extremely important, but there's more to healing than that; dealing with psychological, emotional and spiritual issues involved in treating sickness is equally important.
People in general are equally horrified at hearing the Christian religion doubted, and at seeing it practiced.
For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.
As a man is said to have a right to his property, he may be equally said to have a property in his rights.
An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion.
The belief that all genuine education comes about through experience does not mean that all experiences are genuinely or equally educative.
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