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The writer probably knows what he meant when he wrote a book, but he should immediately forget what he meant when he's written it.
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good.
The true mystic is always both humble and compassionate, for she knows that she does not know.
A woman who knows that she doesn't have to get all decked out to look good is sexy. A woman who can make you feel smart with her conversation skills is also sexy. I believe the sense of humor is important.
What's an expert? I read somewhere, that the more a man knows, the more he knows, he doesn't know. So I suppose one definition of an expert would be someone who doesn't admit out loud that he knows enough about a subject to know he doesn't really know how much.
Prayer is talking with God. God knows your heart and is not so concerned with your words as He is with the attitude of your heart.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
There are lesbians, God knows... if you came up through lesbian circles in the forties and fifties in New York... who were not feminist and would not call themselves feminists.
Everybody, my friend, everybody lives for something better to come. That's why we want to be considerate of every man - Who knows what's in him, why he was born and what he can do?
The more a man knows, the more he forgives.
Catherine the Great
A worker may be the hammer's master, but the hammer still prevails. A tool knows exactly how it is meant to be handled, while the user of the tool can only have an approximate idea.
Life forms illogical patterns. It is haphazard and full of beauties which I try to catch as they fly by, for who knows whether any of them will ever return?
It is a wise man who knows where courage ends and stupidity begins.
The spark for 'In Praise of Slowness' came when I began reading to my children. Every parent knows that kids like their bedtime stories read at a gentle, meandering pace. But I used to be too fast to slow down with the Brothers Grimm. I would zoom through the classic fairy tales, skipping lines, paragraphs, whole pages.
The person who knows one thing and does it better than anyone else, even if it only be the art of raising lentils, receives the crown he merits. If he raises all his energy to that end, he is a benefactor of mankind and its rewarded as such.
A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what's going on.
William S. Burroughs
Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.
Everyone knows nowadays that people 'have complexes'. What is not so well known, though far more important theoretically, is that complexes can have us.
I don't believe that the public knows what it wants; this is the conclusion that I have drawn from my career.
There is a computer disease that anybody who works with computers knows about. It's a very serious disease and it interferes completely with the work. The trouble with computers is that you 'play' with them!
Richard P. Feynman
Heaven knows where I'll end up - but it's a safe bet that I'll never be at the top of anything! Nor do I particularly care to be.
H. P. Lovecraft
Everyone who knows me will know the truth, which is that my children come first in my life and that I would never harm any child.
Faith is what someone knows to be true, whether they believe it or not.
The person who knows HOW will always have a job. The person who knows WHY will always be his boss.
Nothing is as frustrating as arguing with someone who knows what he's talking about.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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