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#1. What position is nobler than that of a spiritual father who claims no authority and yet is universally esteemed, whose word is given only as tender advice, but is allowed to operate with the force of law? - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#2. Leonardo da Vinci was a man of regal spirit and tremendous breadth of mind; and his name became so famous that not only was he esteemed during his lifetime, but his reputation endured and became even greater after his death. - Author: Giorgio Vasari
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#3. Heroic poetry has ever been esteemed the greatest work of human nature. - Author: John Dryden
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#4. An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. - Author: Carl Jung
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#5. Profits, like sausages ... are esteemed most by those who know least about what goes into them. - Author: Alvin Toffler
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#6. If fortune wishes to make a man estimable, she gives him virtues; if she wishes to make him esteemed, she gives him success. - Author: Joseph Joubert
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#7. Earnshaw was not to be civilized with a wish, and my young lady was no philosopher, and no paragon of patience; but both their minds tending to the same point - one loving and desiring to esteem, and the other loving and desiring to be esteemed - they contrived in the end to reach it. - Author: Emily Bronte
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#8. We are all savages inside. We all want to be the chosen, the beloved, the esteemed. - Author: Cheryl Strayed
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#9. True patriots believe that we should measure a citizen's worth by contribution to country and community, not by wealth or power-that those whom America has benefited most should contribute in proportion to their good fortune-and that serving others should be esteemed more highly than serving self. - Author: Eric Liu
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#10. It is an error common to many to take the character of mankind from the worst and basest amongst them; whereas, as an excellent writer has observed, nothing should be esteemed as characteristical, of a species but what is to be found amongst the best and the most perfect individuals of that species. - Author: Henry Fielding
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#11. A prince is also esteemed when he is a true friend and a true enemy. - Author: Niccolo Machiavelli
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#12. The wiser a king is,
the greater his nation will become.
The more enlightened a nation is,
the more esteemed it is. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#13. You surround the dead with veneration and memory, you dream of immortality, and in your myths and legends there's always someone being resurrected, conquering death. But were your esteemed late great-grandfather really to suddenly rise from the grave and order a beer, panic would ensue. - Author: Andrzej Sapkowski
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#14. If another man wanted me, I was valuable. I was esteemed, no matter that it wasn't self-esteem. - Author: Stephanie Klein
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#15. Generally speaking, among sensible persons, it would seem that a rich man deems that friend a sincere one who does not want to borrow his money; while, among the less favored with fortune's gifts, the sincere friend is generally esteemed to be the individual who is ready to lend it. - Author: Benjamin Disraeli
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#16. There is nothing more to be esteemed than a manly firmness and decision of character. - Author: William Hazlitt
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#17. For as much as to understand and to be mighty are great qualities, the higher that they be, they are so much the less to be esteemed if goodness also abound not in the possessor. - Author: Philip Sidney
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#18. Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding. - Author: Anonymous
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#19. Your professional physicist opinion?" I ask.
She smiles. "I believe the cat to be alive. And what says my esteemed colleague?"
"Alive," I say. - Author: John Green
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#20. Such as thy words are such will thine affections be esteemed and such as thine affections will be thy deeds and such as thy deeds will be thy life ... - Author: Socrates
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#21. It was no longer esteemed infamous for a Roman to survive his honor and independence. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#22. The less you feel and the more firmly you believe, the more praiseworthy is your faith and the more it will be esteemed and appreciated; for real faith is much more than a mere opinion of man. In it we have true knowledge: in truth, we lack nothing save true faith ... - Author: Meister Eckhart
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#23. Yes, Consul. The next time one of our esteemed members turns into a worm and eats another esteemed member, we will inform you immediately. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#24. Where the Bible is esteemed as the inspired and inerrant Word of God, preaching can flourish. But where the Bible is treated merely as a record of valuable religious insight, preaching dies. - Author: John Piper
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#25. Since, therefore, no man is born without faults, and he is esteemed the best whose errors are the least, let the wise man consider everything human as connected with himself; for in worldly affairs there is no perfect happiness under heaven. - Author: Giraldus Cambrensis
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#26. The ultimate goal of the arriviste's aspirations is not to acquire a thing of value, but to be more highly esteemed than others. He merely uses the "thing" as an indifferent occasion for overcoming the oppressive feeling of inferiority which results from his constant comparisons. - Author: Max Scheler
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#27. My lectures were highly esteemed, but I am of opinion my operations rather kept down my practice, than increased it. - Author: Astley Cooper
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#28. Do not discourage your children from hoarding, if they have a taste to it; whoever lays up his penny rather than part with it for a cake, at least is not the slave of gross appetite; and shows besides a preference always to be esteemed, of the future to the present moment. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#29. They are surely to be esteemed the bravest spirits who, having the clearest sense of both the pains and pleasures of life, do not on that account shrink from danger. - Author: Thucydides
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#30. The naturalists of yore esteemed the ocean to be a treasury of wonders, and sought therein for monstrosities and organisms contrary to the law of nature, such as they interpreted it. - Author: Edward Forbes
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#31. Every man is said to have his peculiar ambition," he wrote. "I have no other so great as that of being truly esteemed of my fellow men, by rendering myself worthy of their esteem. - Author: Doris Kearns Goodwin
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#32. It generally takes its rise either from an ill-will to mankind, a private inclination to make ourselves esteemed, an ostentation of wit, and vanity of being thought in the secrets of the world; or from a desire of gratifying any of these dispositions of mind in those persons with whom we converse. - Author: Joseph Addison
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#33. The dog has been esteemed and loved by all the people on earth and he has deserved this affection for he renders services that have made him man's best friend. - Author: Alfred Barbou
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#34. A kung fu man who was really good was not proud at all. Pride emphasizes the superiority of one's status. There has to be fear and insecurity in pride, because when you aim at being highly esteemed and achieve such status, you automatically start to worry about losing status. - Author: Bruce Lee
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#35. And you have to understand this, that a prince, especially a new one, cannot observe all those things for which men are esteemed, being often forced, in order to maintain the state, to act contrary to faith, friendship, humanity, and religion. The Prince, XVIII, 5 - Author: Niccolo Machiavelli
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#36. There are so many highly esteemed ones who became miserable and humiliated just because of their bad temper and morals; and humble people who have attained eminence and the highest honors because of good temper and morals. - Author: Ali Ibn Abi Talib
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#37. What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship is like robbing the world of the sun. A true friend is more to be esteemed than kinsfolk. - Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero
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#38. Politeness is a desire to be treated politely, and to be esteemed polite oneself. - Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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#39. The moral faculties are generally and justly esteemed as of higher value than the intellectual powers. - Author: Charles Darwin
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#40. The acknowledgment of and gratitude for favors and gifts received is loved and esteemed in Heaven and on earth. - Author: Ignatius Of Loyola
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#41. Within the hearts men, loyalty and consideration are esteemed greater than success. - Author: Bryant H. McGill
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#42. The more a victory cost, the more it was esteemed. - Author: Patrick O'Brian
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#43. Be a woman of Christ. Cherish your esteemed place in the sight of God. He needs you. This church needs you. The world needs you. A woman's abiding trust in God and unfailing devotion to things of the Spirit have always been an anchor when the wind and the waves of life were fiercest. - Author: Jeffrey R. Holland
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#44. Correct spelling, indeed, is one of the arts that are far more esteemed by schoolma'ams than by practical men, neck-deep in the heat and agony of the world. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#45. Heretics cannot themselves appear good unless they depict the Church as evil, false, and mendacious. They alone wish to be esteemed as the good, but the Church must be made to appear evil in every respect. - Author: Martin Luther
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#46. In ancient times, bodily strength and dexterity, being of greater use and importance in war, was also much more esteemed and valued, than at present ... In short, the different ranks of men are, in a great measure, regulated by riches. - Author: David Hume
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#47. We ought to regard the sacrament of baptism with reverence. An ordinance of which the Lord Jesus Himself partook, is not to be lightly esteemed. An ordinance to which the great Head of the Church submitted, ought to be ever honorable in the eyes of professing Christians. - Author: J.C. Ryle
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#48. Rich apparel has strange virtues; it makes him that hath it without means esteemed for an excellent wit; he that enjoys it with means puts the world in remembrance of his means. - Author: Ben Jonson
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#49. No fewer than four of my esteemed elders told me I was on no account to ever converse with you, so I vowed that I would know you. My name is Edmund Herondale. May I ask your name? They reffered to you only as 'that disgraceful one-warlock show. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#50. Every time I tried to express my most heartfelt desires to be morally good I met with contempt and ridicule; and as soon as I would give in to vile passions I was praised and encouraged. Ambition, love of power, self-interest, lechery, pride, anger, vengeance-all of it was highly esteemed. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
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#51. It is upon record, that three centuries ago the tongue of the Right Whale was esteemed a great delicacy in France, and commanded large prices there. - Author: Herman Melville
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#52. The grand leap of the whale up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed, by all who have seen it, as one of the finest spectacles in nature. - Author: Benjamin Franklin
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#53. A man will speedily sit down and sympathize with a friend's griefs, but if he sees him honored and esteemed, he is apt to regard him as a rival and does not so readily rejoice with him. This ought not to be; without effort, we ought to be happy in our brother's happiness. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#54. Linguists traditionally observe that esteemed writers have been using they as a gender-neutral pronoun for almost a thousand years. As far back as the 1400s, in the Sir Amadace story, one finds the likes of Iche mon in thayre degree ("Each man in their degree"). - Author: John McWhorter
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#55. Because it fulfills yearnings for security, safe haven, and connection that express our common humanity, civil marriage is an esteemed institution, and the decision whether and whom to marry is among life's momentous acts of self-definition. - Author: Margaret H. Marshall
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#56. No man can have much kindness for him by whom he does not believe himself esteemed, and nothing so evidently proves esteem as imitation. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#57. Let a man (as most men do) rate themselves as the highest Value they can; yet their true Value is no more than it is esteemed by others. - Author: Thomas Hobbes
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#58. This visible world is wonderfully to be delighted in, and highly to be esteemed, because it is the theatre of God's righteous Kingdom. - Author: Thomas Traherne
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#59. For us scientists, on the other wing, life is not quite so simple. Because we learn the unknown. Unlike, hah-hah, our esteemed friends the philosophers, who learn the unknowable. - Author: Ken MacLeod
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#60. The music of the most popular operas is so highly esteemed, it can stand endless revivals. - Author: Bruce Beresford
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#61. We can always make ourselves liked provided we act likable, but we cannot always make ourselves esteemed, no matter what our merits are. - Author: Nicolas Malebranche
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#62. Unlike my esteemed colleague Garry Kasparov, I don't restrict the strength of opposition to Elo <2000, as fly-swatting makes poor spectator sport. (on simultaneous exhibitions) - Author: Nigel Short
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#63. That politician who curries favor with the citizens and indulges them and fawns upon them and has a presentiment of their wishes, and is skillful in gratifying them, he is esteemed a great statesman. - Author: Plato
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#64. The President regards the Japanese as a brave people; but courage, though useful in time of war, is subordinate to knowledge of arts; hence, courage without such knowledge is not to be highly esteemed. - Author: Townsend Harris
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#65. The sweetest and most inoffensive path of life leads through the avenues of science and learning; and whoever can either remove any obstructions in this way, or open up any new prospect, ought so far to be esteemed a benefactor to mankind. - Author: David Hume
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#66. He who does not think much of himself is much more esteemed than he imagines. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#67. Pride makes a god of self, covetousness makes a god of money, sensuality makes a god of the belly; whatever is esteemed or loved, feared or served, delighted in or depended on, more than God, that (whatever it is) we do in effect make a god of. - Author: Matthew Henry
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#68. Man believes himself always greater than he is, and is esteemed less than he is worth. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#69. Your inner Belly Dancer ... is your inner sensuality, your highest feminity, your great esteemed self made more apparent. - Author: Leandra J. Kalsy
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#70. The dog is the most faithful of animals and would be much esteemed were it not so common. Our Lord God has made His greatest gifts the commonest. - Author: Martin Luther
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#71. I was once a student in a punk T-Shirt hooked on screwed-up scenarios. That's how I became the esteemed cultural figure that I am today. - Author: Bruce Sterling
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#72. Over 50% of Modern Relationships [10w]
Best match for a narcissiist is a low self-esteemed enabler. - Author: Beryl Dov
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#73. Alexander esteemed it more kingly to govern himself than to conquer his enemies. - Author: Plutarch
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#74. The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which it is pouring forth its affections to a few esteemed characters. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#75. If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer; but if he spends his whole day as a spectulator, shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time, he is esteemed an industrious and enterprising citizen. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#76. Soon after, I returned home to my family, with a determination to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I esteemed a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune. - Author: Daniel Boone
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#77. I am honoured to have the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of my esteemed colleague and fellow poet Mr. Dennis Lee, it will be with pride and passion that I carry forward the mandate of the Poet Laureate position for the City of Toronto and its residents. - Author: Pier Giorgio Di Cicco
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#78. The life of Edward Estlin Cummings began with a childhood in Cambridge, Mass., that he described as happy, but he struggled in both his artistic and romantic exploits against the piousness of his father, an esteemed Harvard professor. - Author: Billy Collins
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#79. Buying and selling is good and necessary; it is very necessary, and may, possibly, be very good; but it cannot be the noblest work of man; and let us hope that it may not in our time be esteemed the noblest work of an Englishman. - Author: Anthony Trollope
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#80. Speak but little and well, if you would be esteemed as a man of merit. - Author: Richard Chenevix Trench
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#81. We are savages insides. We all want to be the chosen, the beloved, the esteemed. There isn't a person reading this who hasn't at one point or another had that why not me? voice pop into the interior mix when something good has happened to someone else. - Author: Cheryl Strayed
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#82. Those who would glorify their God must expect to encounter many trials. No one can be esteemed before the Lord without many conflicts. If, - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#83. No man is esteemed for colorful garments except by fools and women. - Author: Walter Raleigh
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#84. Further, Take heed that you faithfully perform the business you have to do in the world, from a regard to the commands of God; and not from an ambitious desire of being esteemed better than others. - Author: David Brainerd
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#85. I would not presume to be as experienced as some of my senior and more esteemed colleagues. But there is something to be said for the impartiality of youth. New perspectives sometimes yield revelations disregarded by those of a more inveterate nature. Old dogs and new tricks, as it were. - Author: Randy Henke
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#86. The only basis on which to work for God is an esteemed appreciation of his deliverance. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#87. Once a molecule is asymmetric, its extension proceeds also in an asymmetrical sense. This concept completely eliminates the difference between natural and artificial synthesis. The advance of science has removed the last chemical hiding place for the once so highly esteemed vis vitalis. - Author: Hermann Emil Fischer
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#88. If our esteemed colleague, Zungenschlag, does not find our room ventilated sufficiently, I should like to suggest that our esteemed colleague, Zungenschlag, have a ventilator set into his forehead. - Author: Frank Wedekind
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#89. You ultimately judge the civility of a society not by how it treats the rich, the powerful, the protected and the highly esteemed, but by how it treats the poor, the disfavored and the disadvantaged ... - Author: Bryan Stevenson
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#90. Beauty and strength were, both of them, much esteemed; Then wealth was discovered and soon after gold Which quickly became more honoured than strength or beauty. For men, however strong or beautiful, Generally follow the train of a richer man. - Author: Lucretius
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#91. As a longtime fashion enthusiast and the architect of the YMCMB lifestyle, it makes perfect sense to partner with the esteemed Bravado and move into fashion and launch my apparel brands. - Author: Birdman
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#92. No one can be really esteemed accomplished who does not greatly surpass what is usually met with. - Author: Jane Austen
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#93. Love comes slow, but God does it go fast. He was beautiful - then he was ugly. I esteemed him, then I esteemed him not. - Author: Tarryn Fisher
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#94. May every citizen ... have a proper sense of the Deity upon his mind and an impression of the declaration recorded in the Bible, 'Him that honoreth Me I will honor, but he that despiseth Me shall be lightly esteemed.' - Author: Samuel Adams
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#95. Trifling favors are readily acknowledged, though cheaply esteemed; but important ones are most rarely remembered. - Author: Giovanni Ruffini
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#96. I hope the day will come when a wasp-waist and a pair of thin shoulders will not be esteemed beauty: we have had our ideas ruined by trash novels, praising 'fragile forms' and 'delicate beauty,' 'dainty waists,' 'snow-drop faces,' and a lot of other nonsense. - Author: Julia McNair Wright
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#97. A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man. - Author: John Quincy Adams
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#98. Noble descent and worth, unless united with wealth, are esteemed no more than seaweed. - Author: Horace
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#99. Shams and delusions are esteemed for soundest truths, while reality is fabulous. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#100. No other group has internalized its self-hatred as much as blacks have. It would be difficult to find other groups who behave similarly in that their most esteemed members berate its poorest members. - Author: Michael Eric Dyson
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