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Teach us that wealth is not elegance, that profusion is not magnificence, that splendor is not beauty.
I hate books; they only teach us to talk about things we know nothing about.
One impulse from a vernal wood May teach you more of man, Of moral evil and of good, Than all the sages can.
To teach is to learn twice.
So the Marine Corps really did teach me to conquer fear, and then to go for higher causes, higher purposes.
If you want to believe that humans walked with dinosaurs and the planet is a few thousand years old, that is absolutely fine with me. If you want to teach this to your kids, I don't care. If states want to teach creationism in their schools, there is nothing I can do about it, so I don't sweat it.
Adopted kids are such a pain - you have to teach them how to look like you.
If your religion doesn't teach you the difference between good and evil, your religion is worse than useless.
We must not indulge in unfavorable views of mankind, since by doing it we make bad men believe they are no worse than others, and we teach the good that they are good in vain.
I want parents to teach that academic intelligence is essential, but so is financial intelligence.
I tell my boys not to play rough with their younger sister. I try to teach them what I know already: You're never going to win an argument with a girl, so just let her have what she wants!
Teach you children poetry; it opens the mind, lends grace to wisdom and makes the heroic virtues hereditary.
Teach a child what is wise, that is morality. Teach him what is wise and beautiful, that is religion!
The dons of Oxford and Cambridge are too busy educating the young men to be able to teach them anything.
There is none who cannot teach somebody something, and there is none so excellent but he is excelled.
I think I have to trust that you end up with the person you're supposed to end up with, and that everything in between is there to teach you stuff.
Men are most virile and most attractive between the ages of 35 and 55. Under 35 a man has too much to learn, and I don't have time to teach him.
The scars of others should teach us caution.
Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science can teach: skepticism.
For boredom speaks the language of time, and it is to teach you the most valuable lesson of your life - the lesson of your utter insignificance.
When trying to teach someone a boundary, they learn less from the enforcement of the boundary and more from the way the boundary was established.
Bryant H. McGill
I do not believe that God has imposed suffering upon anyone to punish them or to teach them a lesson.
My diabetes is such a central part of my life... it did teach me discipline... it also taught me about moderation... I've trained myself to be super-vigilant... because I feel better when I am in control.
Above all, such sports as judo, in my view, teach people to relate to each other. They teach us to respect a partner, teach us to understand that an externally weak partner can not only put up worthy resistance, but, if you relax and take too much for granted, may even win.
Bores bore each other too; but it never seems to teach them anything.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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