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No human being is constituted to know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth; and even the best of men must be content with fragments, with partial glimpses, never the full fruition.
Remember that government doesn't earn one single dollar it spends. In order for you to get money from the government, that money must first be taken from somebody else.
Wit must be foiled by wit: cut a diamond with a diamond.
Humor is a serious thing. I like to think of it as one of our greatest earliest natural resources, which must be preserved at all cost.
Abatement in the hostility of one's enemies must never be thought to signify they have been won over. It only means that one has ceased to constitute a threat.
The path of social advancement is, and must be, strewn with broken friendships.
H. G. Wells
A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures.
As you make your bed, so you must lie in it.
Daniel J. Boorstin
The sea - this truth must be confessed - has no generosity. No display of manly qualities - courage, hardihood, endurance, faithfulness - has ever been known to touch its irresponsible consciousness of power.
The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps - we must step up the stairs.
A man must love a thing very much if he not only practices it without any hope of fame and money, but even... without any hope of doing it well.
You will, I am sure, agree with me that... if page 534 only finds us in the second chapter, the length of the first one must have been really intolerable.
Arthur Conan Doyle
We must never confuse elegance with snobbery.
Yves Saint Laurent
The best of us must sometimes eat our words.
J. K. Rowling
I do get recognized, but I must say Edinburgh is a fantastic city to live if you're well-known. There is an innate respect for privacy in Edinburgh people, and I also think they're used to seeing me walking around, so I don't think I'm a very big deal.
J. K. Rowling
Consequently he who wishes to attain to human perfection, must therefore first study Logic, next the various branches of Mathematics in their proper order, then Physics, and lastly Metaphysics.
When he is late for dinner and I know he must be either having an affair or lying dead in the street, I always hope he's dead.
Love between man and man is impossible because there must not be sexual intercourse and friendship between man and woman is impossible because there must be sexual intercourse.
The weakness of a soul is proportionate to the number of truths that must be kept from it.
I must be honest. I can only read so many paragraphs of a New York Times story before I puke.
We want everybody to succeed. You know why? We want the country to succeed, and for the country to succeed, its people - its individuals - must succeed.
You should always be well and bright, for so you do your best work; and you have so much beautiful work to do. The world needs it, and you must give it!
We need to teach the highly educated man that it is not a disgrace to fail and that he must analyze every failure to find its cause. He must learn how to fail intelligently, for failing is one of the greatest arts in the world.
A great building must begin with the unmeasurable, must go through measurable means when it is being designed and in the end must be unmeasurable.
Well, in order for me to be successful... In order to be a great artist - musician, actor, painter, whatever - you must be able to be private in public at all times.
I believe that if you have revolutionary potential, you must make the world a better place and use it.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
To succeed in business, to reach the top, an individual must know all it is possible to know about that business.
J. Paul Getty
Somewhere down the line everyone must pay for their misdeeds.
What we won when all of our people united must not be lost in suspicion and distrust and selfishness and politics. Accordingly, I shall not seek, and I will not accept, the nomination of my party for another term as president.
Lyndon B. Johnson
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