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The truth is found when men are free to pursue it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I have tried lately to read Shakespeare, and found it so intolerably dull that it nauseated me.
I have found it easier to identify with the characters who verge upon hysteria, who were frightened of life, who were desperate to reach out to another person. But these seemingly fragile people are the strong people really.
When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
True love cannot be found where it does not exist, nor can it be denied where it does.
I slept with faith and found a corpse in my arms on awakening; I drank and danced all night with doubt and found her a virgin in the morning.
In the main it will be found that a power over a man's support (salary) is a power over his will.
The true worth of a man is not to be found in man himself, but in the colours and textures that come alive in others.
The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in mathematics as surely as poetry.
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
There were years when I was a beer and tequila guy, then I got real fat. And then I found that you could actually go on a diet and drink scotch. Then I got hooked on scotch, and if you get hooked on scotch, then everything else just tastes wrong.
One thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
I've searched all the parks in all the cities and found no statues of committees.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
If you do not feel yourself growing in your work and your life broadening and deepening, if your task is not a perpetual tonic to you, you have not found your place.
Orison Swett Marden
In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of its existence will be found at least equal to its resources.
The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult and left untried.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Tomorrow is only found in the calendar of fools.
Genius is more often found in a cracked pot than in a whole one.
E. B. White
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Courage is found in unlikely places.
J. R. R. Tolkien
When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut, I can only think that American society has found one more way to destroy itself.
I am a most noteworthy sinner, but I have cried out to the Lord for grace and mercy, and they have covered me completely. I have found the sweetest consolation since I made it my whole purpose to enjoy His marvellous Presence.
You've got to know your limitations. I don't know what your limitations are. I found out what mine were when I was twelve. I found out that there weren't too many limitations, if I did it my way.
What I found when I became Secretary of State was a lot of doubts and a lot of concerns and fears from friends, allies, around the world.
The safe haven that al-Qaida has found in Pakistan is very troubling.
In search of my mother's garden, I found my own.
Every philosophical problem, when it is subjected to the necessary analysis and justification, is found either to be not really philosophical at all, or else to be, in the sense in which we are using the word, logical.
I think in a way, you're doomed, once you can envision something. You're sort of doomed to make it happen. I've found that the moment I can envision leaving a relationship, that's usually the moment that the relationship starts to fall apart.
The Beliebers have done some pretty crazy stuff. Last week, the night before I was due to do a show in Germany, four girls went into a dumpster so they could sneak into the building. They climbed in and hid. When the guys working on the truck started getting the garbage they found them straight away. It was crazy.
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