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Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honored by posterity because he was the last to discover America.
Your mind knows only some things. Your inner voice, your instinct, knows everything. If you listen to what you know instinctively, it will always lead you down the right path.
The writer must believe that what he is doing is the most important thing in the world. And he must hold to this illusion even when he knows it is not true.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
I've played with IVs before, during and after games. I've played with a broken hand, a sprained ankle, a torn shoulder, a fractured tooth, a severed lip, and a knee the size of a softball. I don't miss 15 games because of a toe injury that everybody knows wasn't that serious in the first place.
What this power is I cannot say; all I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
Terrorism has become the systematic weapon of a war that knows no borders or seldom has a face.
A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children.
John James Audubon
God knows I detest slavery but it is an existing evil, and we must endure it and give it such protection as is guaranteed by the Constitution.
Self-respect knows no considerations.
He who knows no hardships will know no hardihood. He who faces no calamity will need no courage. Mysterious though it is, the characteristics in human nature which we love best grow in a soil with a strong mixture of troubles.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Wherever you go, there are three icons that everyone knows: Jesus Christ, Pele and Coca-Cola.
Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.
Robert Staughton Lynd
The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing.
Mathematics knows no races or geographic boundaries; for mathematics, the cultural world is one country.
A smart man only believes half of what he hears, a wise man knows which half.
HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.
Capitalism knows only one color: that color is green; all else is necessarily subservient to it, hence, race, gender and ethnicity cannot be considered within it.
Sensitive people faced with the prospect of a camera portrait put on a face they think is the one they would like to show to the world... Every so often what lies behind the facade is rare and more wonderful than the subject knows or dares to believe.
No one knows the cost of a defective product - don't tell me you do. You know the cost of replacing it, but not the cost of a dissatisfied customer.
W. Edwards Deming
I do not know what the spirit of a philosopher could more wish to be than a good dancer. For the dance is his ideal, also his fine art, finally also the only kind of piety he knows, his 'divine service.'
There are two kinds of stones, as everyone knows, one of which rolls.
But the fact that same-sex marriage is still an issue is insane. Thinking love knows a sex is ridiculous.
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
It's important to be driven and have goals. You want an independent woman who knows what she wants and isn't afraid to go after it. It's attractive to me when a woman is doing what she loves. It makes me want to know more.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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