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#1. When the laws have ceased to be executed, as this can only come from the corruption of the republic, the state is already lost. - Author: Montesquieu
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#2. They travelled for thirteen hours down-hill, whilst the streams broadened and the mountains shrank, and the vegetation changed, and the people ceased being ugly and drinking beer, and began instead to drink wine and to be beautiful. - Author: E. M. Forster
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#3. Notwithstanding a mendacious press; notwithstanding a subsidized gang of hirelings who have not ceased to traduce me, I have discharged all my official duties and fulfilled my pledges. And I say here tonight that if my predecessor had lived, the vials of wrath would have poured out upon him. - Author: Andrew Johnson
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#4. There Has Ceased to Be a Difference Between My Awake Clothes and My Asleep Clothes - Author: Mindy Kaling
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#5. cemetery had long ago ceased to be used; its dead had been dead for a very long time. - Author: Muhammad Asad
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#6. "I fly from pleasure," said the prince, "because pleasure has ceased to please; I am lonely because I am miserable, and am unwilling to cloud with my presence the happiness of others." - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#7. The jar shall never ceased to be filled with oil. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#8. Her feelings of fear and helplessness had reached such a pitch that they were suddenly transformed into their opposites. Having overcome them, she felt corageous and self-confident enough to tackle any power on earth; more precisely, she had ceased to worry about herself. - Author: Michael Ende
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#9. Syme had ceased to exist: he had never existed. - Author: George Orwell
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#10. We have become makers of our fate when we have ceased to pose as its prophets. - Author: Karl Popper
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#11. I worry that when you start quoting Machiavelli to justify your actions, you have ceased to be one of the good guys.
No, quoting Nietzsche does that. Machiavelli is just cool. - Author: Laurell K. Hamilton
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#12. Great sport begins at a point where it has ceased to be healthy. - Author: Bertolt Brecht
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#13. There were silences in my head. I could abandon myself completely to the pleasure of multiple relationships, to the beauty of the day, to the joys of the day. It was as if a cancer in me had ceased gnawing me. The cancer of introspection. - Author: Anais Nin
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#14. If all the Churches of Europe closed their doors until the drums ceased rolling they would act as a most powerful reminder that though the glory of war is a famous and ancient glory, it is not the final glory of God. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#15. Melancholy has ceased to be an individual phenomenon, an exception. It has become the class privilege of the wage earner, a mass state of mind that finds its cause wherever life is governed by production quotas. - Author: Gunter Grass
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#16. Obeying orders just to obey is the mark of a person who has ceased to think. Remember, it is better to suffer for doing what is right rather than for doing what is wrong. - Author: Ilsa J. Bick
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#17. It was OK for the media to pursue Former President Clinton year after year for lying about a private, consensual sexual affair, but we have five justices who committed one of the biggest crimes in American History, and it ceased to be a big story. - Author: Vincent Bugliosi
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#18. He who fears death either fears to lose all sensation or fears new sensations. In reality, you will either feel nothing at all, and therefore nothing evil, or else, if you can feel any sensations, you will be a new creature, and so will not have ceased to have life. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#19. Revelation has not ceased. The Heavens are not closed. God speaks to prophets today, and He will speak to you. - Author: Lawrence E. Corbridge
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#20. ...when Cal ceased to be a prince and became an inferno. - Author: Victoria Aveyard
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#21. I've not ceased being fearful, I've gone ahead despite the pounding in my heart that says: turn back, turn back, you'll die if you go too far. - Author: Erica Jong
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#22. Somehow I evolved into a person who ceased to ask permission. - Author: Sonia Johnson
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#23. Anything may happen when womanhood has ceased to be a protected occupation. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#24. As for the extraordinary operations of the Holy Ghost, such as working of miracles, or speaking with divers kinds of tongues, they are long since ceased. - Author: George Whitefield
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#25. Plastic surgery is a way for people to buy themselves a few years before they have to truly confront what ageing is, which of course is not that your looks are falling apart, but that you are falling apart and some-day you will have fallen apart and ceased to exist. - Author: Nora Ephron
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#26. The Nazi danger to our Western world has long ceased to be a mere possibility. The danger is here now
not only from a military enemy but from an enemy of all law, all liberty, all morality, all religion. - Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt
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#27. Suddenly I heard the words of Christ and understood them, and life and death ceased to seem to me evil, and instead of despair I experienced happiness and the joy of life undisturbed by death. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
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#28. She found herself wondering at what point in her life she had ceased to be Gulliver and had become the strings holding him to the ground. - Author: Erica Bauermeister
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#29. These are they whose youth was violently severed by war and death; a word on the telephone, a scribbled line on paper, and their future ceased. They have built up their lives again, but their safety is not absolute, their fortress not impregnable. - Author: Winifred Holtby
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#30. One of the great virtues of Confucianism was its suppleness. Western political thought tended to be rather brittle; as soon as the state became corrupt, everything ceased to make sense. Confucianism always retained its equilibrium, like a cork that could float as well in spring water or raw sewage. - Author: Neal Stephenson
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#31. The earth's crust has not yet stopped heaving and plunging under our feet. Mountain ranges are still being thrust up on the horizon. Granites are still growing under the continental masses. Nor has the organic world ceased to produce new buds at the tips of its countless branches. - Author: Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
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#32. In a world that has ceased to believe in sin, the artist is responsible for the preaching. - Author: Albert Camus
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#33. Time' has ceased, 'space' has vanished. We now live in a global village ... a simultaneous happening - Author: Marshall McLuhan
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#34. I had learnt to love Mr. Rochester: I could not unlove him now, merely because I found that he had ceased to notice - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#35. Scotland has never ceased to amaze the world with its forward vision, bold action and great educational institutions. Nothing makes me more proud than to promote this wonderful land with all its richness and diversity wherever I go. - Author: Evelyn Glennie
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#36. Suddenly, without any real change in her, she ceased to be beautiful. She looked merely like a woman who would have been dangerous a hundred years ago, and twenty years ago daring, but who today was just Grade B Hollywood. - Author: Raymond Chandler
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#37. His men had begun gathering the wounded or stunned into a small group some distance back up the slope. Here and there an animal or human stirred, but not many. There were few cries of pain or fear now. Mostly, it was eerily quiet. Even the insects had ceased their music. - Author: Derek Donais
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#38. Oh mysterious world ... I have become better for having understood and having loved thy human soul - a flower which has ceased to bloom and whose fragrance no one henceforth will breathe. - Author: Paul Gauguin
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#39. Since the printing press came into being, poetry has ceased to be the delight of the whole community of man; it has become the amusement and delight of the few. - Author: John Masefield
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#40. The wind languished. The floral curtain ceased flapping. The moonlight streamed through, lighting up her face. It was a young, animated face. At that moment, it touched a string, a peg, deep inside him. - Author: Qiu Xiaolong
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#41. Bruges was his dead wife. And his dead wife was Bruges. The two were untied in a like destiny. It was Bruges-la-Morte, the dead town entombed in its stone quais, with the arteries of its canals cold once the great pulse of the sea had ceased beating in them. - Author: Georges Rodenbach
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#42. And the sun went down, and the stars came out far over the summer sea, But never a moment ceased the fight of the one and the fifty-three. - Author: Alfred Lord Tennyson
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#43. It never ceased to amaze him how most nobles considered themselves so much better than the people they ruled, even though that rule was always no more than an accident of birth. - Author: R.A. Salvatore
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#44. They were plighted; they were one eternally; they could not be parted. She listened gravely, conceiving the infinity as a narrow dwelling where a voice droned and ceased not. However, she listened. She became an attentive listener. - Author: George Meredith
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#45. Bound and helpless to do anything but moan, she gave in to the unraveling until she fell apart with a pleasure so intense it felt like dying, like the universe had ceased to exist because nothing could ever be this perfect again. - Author: Nicolette Hugo
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#46. all that he had ever been, at every moment of his life, was being transferred to safer keeping. Even as one David Bowman ceased to exist, another became immortal. - Author: Arthur C. Clarke
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#47. Ever after that I knew what I was for him; and what I might be for the rest of the world, I ceased painfully to care. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#48. My life will have been a succession of lives, as if I have had several lives, a multiplicity of stories and roles. I have not ceased to have changes of life. - Author: Bernard Stiegler
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#49. At every step, somebody fell down and ceased to suffer. - Author: Elie Wiesel
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#50. The 90s were the decade in which studio filmmaking became a much more purely corporatized process, when their crassness ceased to operate on such a relatively individual scale. - Author: Matthew Specktor
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#51. To name the cat is, if you like, to make it into a non-cat, a cat that has ceased to exist, has ceased to be a living cat, but this does not mean one is making it into a dog, or even a non-dog. - Author: Maurice Blanchot
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#52. Mutual funds dare to be average. In fact, they dare to be lousy. They have long since ceased striving for anything resembling perfection when it comes to managing your money. - Author: Gary Weiss
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#53. When the Great Tao (Way or Method) ceased to be observed, benevolence and righteousness came into vogue. - Author: Lao-Tzu
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#54. Even while a thing is in the act of coming into existence, some part of it has already ceased to be. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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#55. Serena hadn't told Sydney to go home. She hadn't told her to run away. She told her to go somewhere safe. And over the course of the last week, safe had ceased to be a place for Sydney, and had become a person.

Specifically, safe had become Victor. - Author: V.E Schwab
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#56. He pulled me to his chest, and when he kissed me, gravity ceased to exist. The sensation was like floating on air as the world erupted into chaos around us. But he was my anchor, pulling me back to earth - he was my home. - Author: Komal Kant
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#57. We pacifists have not ceased to point to the grave danger of armaments and to insist on their curtailment. - Author: Ludwig Quidde
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#58. I do feel for me that cinema has somehow ceased to be a spectator sport. I get tremendous excitement out of making it rather than watching it. - Author: Peter Greenaway
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#59. And at the instant he knew, he ceased to know. - Author: Jack London
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#60. Is it not obvious that Britain, under the regime of Tony Blair, has ceased to respect the Charter of the United Nations? - Author: Robert Mugabe
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#61. From the moment fear begins I have ceased to fear. - Author: Friedrich Schiller
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#62. I lost more then 6 kilograms when I ceased with the top sport. That were all muscles. They are now gone. - Author: Gabriela Sabatini
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#63. Death doesn't affect the living because it has not happened yet. Death doesn't concern the dead because they have ceased to exist. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#64. With amazement and disappointment, we discovered in late October and early November that the beaten Russians seemed quite unaware that as a military force they had almost ceased to exist. - Author: Gunther Blumentritt
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#65. [Cabeza de Vaca] ceased to be lost not by returning but by turning into something else. - Author: Rebecca Solnit
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#66. He arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, "Peace, be still!" And the wind ceased and there was a great calm. MARK 4:39 - Author: David Jeremiah
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#67. To lose sensibility, to see what one sees,
As if sight had not its own miraculous thrift,
To hear only what one hears, one meaning alone,
As if the paradise of meaning ceased
To be paradise, it is this to be destitute. - Author: Wallace Stevens
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#68. This absurd, godless world is, then, peopled with men who think clearly and have ceased to hope. And I have not yet spoken of the most absurd character, who is the creator. - Author: Albert Camus
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#69. I want to stand on the foundation of ethics and morals when the world around me would assault that foundation with all of its collective might, and in the standing I want to stand on the truth that that foundation will stand long after everything that has assailed it has itself has ceased to stand. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#70. My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day I ceased my obstinate pursuit of my own individuality. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#71. All the ordinary circumstances of life, without which nothing could be imagined, ceased to exist for Levin. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
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#72. I must confess that I lead a miserable life. For almost two years, I have ceased to attend any social functions, just because I find it impossible to say to people, 'I am deaf.' If I had any other profession, I might be able to cope with my infirmity; but in my profession, it is a terrible handicap. - Author: Ludwig Van Beethoven
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#73. I wish I can meet my wife in the hereafter, but I don't think I will. I just cease to exist just as she has ceased to exist. - Author: Lee Kuan Yew
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#74. It is only when we have ceased to be the followers of our followers that we comprehend how meaningless followers are. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#75. When we have broken our god of tradition, and ceased from our god of rhetoric, then may God fire the heart with His presence. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#76. I have a heart to be stabbed in or shot in, I have no doubt, and, of course, if it ceased to beat, I would cease to be. But you know what I mean. I have no softness there, no - sympathy - sentiment - nonsense. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#77. Liberty is meaningless where the right to utter one's thoughts and opinions has ceased to exist. That, of all rights, is the dread of tyrants. It is the right which they first of all strike down. - Author: Frederick Douglass
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#78. The fact was that he had ceased to believe not for this reason or the other, but because he had not the religious temperament. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#79. The true theater, because it moves and makes use of living instruments, continues to stir up shadows where life has never ceased to grope its way. - Author: Antonin Artaud
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#80. If women were the equals of men, men would no longer equal themselves. Why then should women resemble what men would have ceased to be? - Author: Christine Delphy
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#81. Faster!" Shane yelled. Eve hit the gas hard, and whipped around a slower-moving van. The firing ceased, at least for now. "You see why I didn't want you to stop?"
"Okay, your father is officially off my Christmas list!" Eve yelled. "Oh my God, look at my car! - Author: Rachel Caine
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#82. They stopped their ears and refused to listen to their ministers, and they ceased to correct and admonish one another and their children, choosing instead, greed, privacy, independence, and idolatry. - Author: Peter Marshall
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#83. Did you really think I'd ceased to care? Kitten, I care so much it wrecks me. - Author: Jeaniene Frost
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#84. The undoubted sign of a society well under control or in decline is that language has ceased to be a means of communication and has become instead a shield for those who master it. - Author: John Ralston Saul
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#85. I really like reaching out and seeing the audience - they're potential audiences! And on occasion I can make them excited about going to the theater again, if they've ceased or gone less. - Author: Harold Prince
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#86. Quiet descended, a silence so consuming that even the drafty corridors ceased whistling. Bog wasn't certain where to look, so he solved the problem by plucking out his eyes and sticking them in a drawer. - Author: A. Lee Martinez
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#87. Do you believe in God, doctor?
No - but what does that really mean? I'm fumbling in the dark, struggling to make something out. But I've long ceased finding that original. - Author: Albert Camus
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#88. Unlike the vast majority of Americans, he did not assume that a woman seeking an abortion late in pregnancy was lazy or stupid or too busy having sex to have attended to matters early on. He did not assume that her body ceased to be her own because she was pregnant. - Author: Katha Pollitt
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#89. For then only will you be strong, when you cherish the laws, and when the revolutionary attempts of lawless men shall have ceased. - Author: Aeschines
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#90. My migraine aura was now so severe that the world on the left had ceased to exist, except as an intermittent yellow flash. - Author: Hilary Mantel
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#91. Freedom has ceased to be a birthright; it has come to mean whatever we are still permitted to do. - Author: Joseph Sobran
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#92. ...he understood there was no way to escape Time, and that this moment he had been granted to watch as a child, which had never ceased to obsess him, was the moment of his own death. - Author: Chris Marker
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#93. The conch exploded into a thousand white fragments and ceased to exist. - Author: William Golding
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#94. Dreams are great. When they disappear you may still be there, but you will have ceased to live. - Author: Nancy Astor
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#95. The only reason we don't notice how absolutely interwoven our thinking processes have become with older technologies - pencils, paper, electric light, penicillin, fire - is that they're old, so we've ceased to notice their effects. - Author: Clive Thompson
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#96. Madame Merle had once said that, in her belief, when a friendship ceased to grow, it immediately began to decline - there was no point of equilibrium between liking a person more and liking him less. - Author: Henry James
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#97. One cannot change, that is to say become a different person, while continuing to acquiesce to the feelings of the person one has ceased to be. - Author: Marcel Proust
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#98. Interest in Education will acquire great strength only from the moment when belief in a God and His care is renounced, just as the art of healing could only flourish when the belief in miracle cures ceased. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#99. The church can only defend its own space by fighting, not for space, but for the salvation of the world. Otherwise the church becomes a "religious society" that fights in its own interest and thus has ceased to be the church of God in the world. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#100. What between the duties expected of one during one's lifetime, and the duties exacted from one after one's death, land has ceased to be either a profit or a pleasure. It gives one position, and prevents one from keeping it up. That's all that can be said about land. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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