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Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
Henry David Thoreau
When a true genius appears, you can know him by this sign: that all the dunces are in a confederacy against him.
Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
We will never have true civilization until we have learned to recognize the rights of others.
How true Daddy's words were when he said: all children must look after their own upbringing. Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
There is a magnet in your heart that will attract true friends. That magnet is unselfishness, thinking of others first; when you learn to live for others, they will live for you.
A true friend is one who overlooks your failures and tolerates your success!
The true genius shudders at incompleteness - and usually prefers silence to saying something which is not everything it should be.
Edgar Allan Poe
One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals. And so when I hear about negative and false attacks, I really don't invest any energy in them, because I know who I am.
Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid people, it is true that most stupid people are conservative.
John Stuart Mill
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.
A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children.
John James Audubon
To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.
The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
If you have one true friend you have more than your share.
The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and friendship. A true friend would die for you, so when you start trying to count them on one hand, you don't need any fingers.
Be true to the game, because the game will be true to you. If you try to shortcut the game, then the game will shortcut you. If you put forth the effort, good things will be bestowed upon you. That's truly about the game, and in some ways that's about life too.
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.
I know you've heard it a thousand times before. But it's true - hard work pays off. If you want to be good, you have to practice, practice, practice. If you don't love something, then don't do it.
All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for the future task of the philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the true hierarchy of values.
To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.
Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy: true fulfillment.
It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it is to make sheep ferocious.
Henry David Thoreau
A mother becomes a true grandmother the day she stops noticing the terrible things her children do because she is so enchanted with the wonderful things her grandchildren do.
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