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We may consider each generation as a distinct nation, with a right, by the will of its majority, to bind themselves, but none to bind the succeeding generation, more than the inhabitants of another country.
Do not do unto others as you expect they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same.
George Bernard Shaw
Sometimes, things may not go your way, but the effort should be there every single night.
We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.
Puritanism. The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
H. L. Mencken
The Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.
The psychical, whatever its nature may be, is itself unconscious.
For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it may cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst and provide for it.
To whom it may concern: It is springtime. It is late afternoon.
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a small but well-arranged one, so you may accumulate a vast amount of knowledge but it will be of far less value than a much smaller amount if you have not thought it over for yourself.
I suppose that every one of us hopes secretly for immortality; to leave, I mean, a name behind him which will live forever in this world, whatever he may be doing, himself, in the next.
A. A. Milne
Taste may change, but inclination never.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I may not be walking with you all the way, or even much of the way, as I walk with you now.
I beseech you, in the bowels of Christ, think it possible you may be mistaken.
But there's one thing we must all be clear about: terrorism is not the pursuit of legitimate goals by some sort of illegitimate means. Whatever the murderers may be trying to achieve, creating a better world certainly isn't one of their goals. Instead they are out to murder innocent people.
I may sometimes be willing to teach for nothing, but if paid at all, I shall never do a man's work for less than a man's pay.
Anarchy may await America, due to the daily injustices suffered by the people.
The truth is balance. However the opposite of truth, which is unbalance, may not be a lie.
There seems to be a terrible misunderstanding on the part of a great many people to the effect that when you cease to believe you may cease to behave.
A certain amount of impatience may be useful to stimulate and motivate us to action. However, I believe that a lack of patience is a major cause of the difficulties and unhappiness in the world today.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
Duty is the great business of a sea officer; all private considerations must give way to it, however painful it may be.
Every word or concept, clear as it may seem to be, has only a limited range of applicability.
Men are different. When they are in love they may also have other girlfriends.
It is the lone worker who makes the first advance in a subject; the details may be worked out by a team, but the prime idea is due to enterprise, thought, and perception of an individual.
I say, traitors; as some men live upon the reward of treachery, for their quiet and liberty; if it may be called a liberty, as it is redeemed with the betraying of the interest of Christ, and the blood of His people.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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