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No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
I talk to my readers on social networking sites, but I never tell them what the book is about. Writing is lonely, so from time to time I talk to them on the Internet. It's like chatting at a bar without leaving your office. I talk with them about a lot of things other than my books.
Happiness is neither without us nor within us. It is in God, both without us and within us.
Intolerance is the most socially acceptable form of egotism, for it permits us to assume superiority without personal boasting.
Sydney J. Harris
A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy to do without servility to mobs or monarchs.
Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.
Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.
It is impossible to live a pleasant life without living wisely and well and justly. And it is impossible to live wisely and well and justly without living a pleasant life.
The only thing I know is that I paint because I need to, and I paint whatever passes through my head without any other consideration.
Nobody travels on the road to success without a puncture or two.
Navjot Singh Sidhu
One man with a head on his shoulders is worth a dozen without.
It's better to be unfaithful than faithful without wanting to be.
One cannot violate the promptings of one's nature without having that nature recoil upon itself.
A society should never become like a pond with stagnant water, without movement. That's the most important thing.
A dream without ambition is like a car without gas... you're not going anywhere.
The divine right of husbands, like the divine right of kings, may, it is hoped, in this enlightened age, be contested without danger.
The superior power of population cannot be checked without producing misery or vice.
Like bones to the human body, the axle to the wheel, the wing to the bird, and the air to the wing, so is liberty the essence of life. Whatever is done without it is imperfect.
We don't have a monopoly. Anyone who wants to dig a well without a Hughes bit can always use a pick and shovel.
We are half ruined by conformity, but we should be wholly ruined without it.
Charles Dudley Warner
There is something really horrific for any human being who feels he is being consumed by other people. I'm talking about a writer's critics, who don't address what you've written, but want to probe into your existence and magnify the trivia of your life without any sense of humor, without any sense of context.
Until women learn to want economic independence, and until they work out a way to get this independence without denying themselves the joys of love and motherhood, it seems to me feminism has no roots.
Those who invalidate reason ought seriously to consider whether they argue against reason with or without reason.
Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
I have no fear that the result of our experiment will be that men may be trusted to govern themselves without a master.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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