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You know, I have found out in the course of a long public life that the things I did not say never hurt me.
Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to distinguish between the vicious and the unfortunate.
Robert Green Ingersoll
Many women long for what eludes them, and like not what is offered them.
The body is forever teaching us lessons. There are all sorts of things that we can't do, shouldn't do, had better not do very often or do for too long as we get older. The body makes its presence known.
P. J. O'Rourke
For far too long the world's poorest people have seen no benefit from the vast natural resources in their own backyards. It is time to end the injustice where ordinary people are silent witnesses, left to suffer without basic services, as the profits from their countries' assets are hidden and plundered by corrupt regimes.
As long as the world shall last there will be wrongs, and if no man objected and no man rebelled, those wrongs would last forever.
The end may justify the means as long as there is something that justifies the end.
How long most people would look at the best book before they would give the price of a large turbot for it?
In the long term we can hope that religion will change the nature of man and reduce conflict. But history is not encouraging in this respect. The bloodiest wars in history have been religious wars.
Richard M. Nixon
I don't care if people think I am an overactor, as long as they enjoy what I do. People who think that would call Van Gogh an overpainter.
It was such a leap in my career when 'Truman Show' came along. It's always been a long process for me insofar as recognition goes, but that's OK because you appreciate it when it comes.
Life is not long, and too much of it must not pass in idle deliberation how it shall be spent.
If we attend continually and promptly to the little that we can do, we shall ere long be surprised to find how little remains that we cannot do.
I haven't got the slightest idea how to change people, but still I keep a long list of prospective candidates just in case I should ever figure it out.
I am of a healthy long lived race, and our minds improve with age.
William Butler Yeats
Character is simply habit long continued.
The only way into truth is through one's own annihilation; through dwelling a long time in a state of extreme and total humiliation.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
It's so long since I've had sex I've forgotten who ties up who.
If you can force your heart and nerve and sinew to serve your turn long after they are gone, and so hold on when there is nothing in you except the will which says to them: 'Hold on!'
Life should be great rather than long.
B. R. Ambedkar
Mankind is like dogs, not gods - as long as you don't get mad they'll bite you - but stay mad and you'll never be bitten. Dogs don't respect humility and sorrow.
I would fight for my liberty so long as my strength lasted, and if the time came for me to go, the Lord would let them take me.
So long as there is one pretty girl left on the stage, the professional undertakers may hold up their burial of the theater.
George Jean Nathan
I don't look for much to come out of government ownership as long as we have Democrats and Republicans.
In this age, which believes that there is a short cut to everything, the greatest lesson to be learned is that the most difficult way is, in the long run, the easiest.
I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.
We are long before we are convinced that happiness is never to be found, and each believes it possessed by others, to keep alive the hope of obtaining it for himself.
He that fails in his endeavors after wealth or power will not long retain either honesty or courage.
Surely a long life must be somewhat tedious, since we are forced to call in so many trifling things to help rid us of our time, which will never return.
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