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#1. I have known no man of genius who had not to pay, in some affliction or defect either physical or spiritual, for what the gods had given him. - Author: Max Beerbohm
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#2. Of all the men I have known, I cannot recall one whose mother did her level best for him when he was little who did not turn out well when he grew up. - Author: Frances Parkinson Keyes
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#3. For years of our lives the days pass waywardly, featureless, without meaning, without particular happiness or unhappiness. Then, like turning over a tapestry when you have only known the back of it, there is spread the pattern. - Author: Jane Gardam
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#4. HIM: I should have known better than to fall for a scientist. Your idea of a Valentine's heart probably has an aorta. HER: Is it a crime to be biologically relevant? She - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#5. After much seeking for truth and knowledge the profoundness of reality came to me with a clarity never before known. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#6. PSA98.1 O sing unto the LORD a new song; for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand, and his holy arm, hath gotten him the victory. PSA98.2 The LORD hath made known his salvation: his righteousness hath he openly shewed in the sight of the heathen. - Author: Anonymous
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#7. In a while he would make the necessary notes, describing the only known cure for Vitriol: an awareness of life. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#8. All that is known for sure is that endometriosis is endemic and that it cannot be cured. Management is the best hope. This makes for treatments that are, if I am being polite, based on trial and error. If I am feeling less generous, they are shots in the dark. - Author: Rose George
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#9. Cast off everything/everyone else has known for you./Move gratefully, from these old skins./And this time, if you toughen,/decide/for whom? - Author: Em Claire
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#10. And under my breath I was telling it to hisht and for shame, and if I had known any swearing I would have had that in, too. - Author: Richard Llewellyn
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#11. Sometimes the women much resent the men who call for war and have been known to rush upon them and beat them severely about the head and shoulders. - Author: Peter Matthiessen
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#12. Study has been for me the sovereign remedy against all the disappointments of life. I have never known any trouble that an hour's reading would not dissipate. - Author: Baron De Montesquieu
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#13. A poet! I should have known you for a poet by how your body moved. - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
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#14. There are those who seek knowledge for the sake of knowledge; that is Curiosity.
There are those who seek knowledge to be known by others; that is Vanity.
There are those who seek knowledge in order to serve; that is Love. - Author: Bernard Of Clairvaux
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#15. Especially as I was an old friend, or at least I was a person she had known for a long time, which after a certain point is almost the same thing ... - Author: Julian Fellowes
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#16. The only thing that frightens me a little is when I'm called Kevin rather than Fred, but that's how people have known me for so many years. So, I can't really blame them. - Author: Fred Savage
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#17. I'm not known for my intellectual range and tricks have been played on me. - Author: William Sanderson
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#18. Children are touched by heaven - their every breath, every laugh, every touch a sip of water to the desert wanderer. I could not have known this as a child, but I know it as a mother, a truth I learned as my own heart grew, bent, danced, and broke for each of my children - Author: Nadia Hashimi
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#19. Death should be KNOWN. Known as a difficult mental, physical and emotional process, respected and feared for what it is. - Author: Caitlin Doughty
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#20. If you want to get known as a singer you hire five sexy chicks and let them fight over you onstage and for the cameras. That's publicity, man. - Author: Sammy Davis Jr.
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#21. The only English patients I have ever known refuse tea, have been typhus cases; and the first sign of their getting better was their craving again for tea. - Author: Florence Nightingale
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#22. I was very aware that you were a girl, Ash. I was just scared because the one person in the world who knew every secret I'd ever had also happened to be the most beautiful girl I'd ever known. My feelings for you were scary as Hell. - Author: Abbi Glines
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#23. In a few generations you can breed a racehorse. The recipe for making a man like Delacroix is less well known. - Author: Pierre-Auguste Renoir
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#24. I'd rather not have a moment when I'm known for my looks; being funny and interesting lasts longer. - Author: Kelly Ripa
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#25. [Clause in her will:] It is my intention to make no provision herein for my son Christopher or my daughter Christina for reasons which are well known to them. - Author: Joan Crawford
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#26. Some types of environmental restoration projects are well-known; restored wetlands, for instance, or coal mine reclamation projects. Recently though, larger dam removal projects have started, a number of them in Washington state. - Author: Matt Gonzalez
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#27. I should have known. You were always so good to me. I was blinded by my love for you. - Author: Kahlen Aymes
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#28. the master of this person of an excellent disposition. And is remarkable in the ship for his gentleness,and the mildness of his disipline... added to his well known integrity and dauntless courage, made me desirious to engage him. - Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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#29. It's a saying they have, that a man has a false heart in his mouth for the world to see, another in his breast to show to his special friends and his family, and the real one, the true one, the secret one, which is never known to anyone except to himself alone, hidden only God knows where. - Author: James Clavell
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#30. It is always painful to part from people whom one has known for a brief space of time. The absence of old friends one can endure with equanimity, But even a momentary separation from anyone to whom one has just been introduced is almost unbearable. - Author: Oscar Wilde
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#31. I'm not sure if being known opened or closed doors for me. - Author: Adam Goldberg
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#32. I'd like to be known for stepping up, and encouraging others to do the same. - Author: Leigh Anne Tuohy
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#33. The only healing I've ever known is getting back in that race car - for all us racers. - Author: Clint Bowyer
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#34. Mamie told me living rooms were once known as death rooms, back when funerals were a home matter. After mortuaries came into fashion, there was no need for keeping bodies on ice at home, and the death room was rechristened the living room. - Author: Sarah Jude
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#35. The larger the German body, the smaller the German bathing suit and the louder the German voice issuing German demands and German orders to everybody who doesn't speak German. For this, and several other reasons, Germany is known as 'the land where Israelis learned their manners'. - Author: P. J. O'Rourke
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#36. Now, therefore, kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known a man by lying with him. But all the women-children that hath not known a man by lying with him, keep alive for yourselves. - Author: Anonymous
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#37. Read. Read every chance you get. Read to keep growing. Read history. Read poetry. Read for pure enjoyment. Read a book called Life on a Little Known Planet. It's about insects. It will make you feel better. - Author: David McCullough
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#38. I have never deceived anyone, for I have never belonged to anyone. My independence was all my wealth: I have known no other happiness. - Author: Cora Pearl
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#39. [Misquotation; not by Einstein.] If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker. [Apparently remorseful for his role in the development of the atom bomb.] - Author: Albert Einstein
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#40. I don't mind that people have questions and would look for someone to respond to their questions, particularly if their faith is not terribly well-known. - Author: Mitt Romney
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#41. Well, I'm not excusing the fact that planning and preparedness was not where it should be. We've known for 20 years about this hurricane, this possibility of this kind of hurricane. - Author: Michael Chertoff
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#42. Throughout history, knowledge rises and falls, ebbs and flows. What once was known is forgotten again, lost in time, sometimes for centuries, only to be rediscovered ages later. - Author: James Rollins
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#43. Some tell me I'll break my ankle on my high heels - but I live in them. I'm known for doing speed dashes and leaps and bounds in heels. No problem. - Author: Kylie Bax
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#44. is not the time you spend with someone, it is what happens in that time. I have known people for years, and yet never met the real person inside, if there is one. Others I have spoken with for only an hour or two, and yet what was said had meaning and honesty that will last forever. - Author: Anne Perry
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#45. I didn't want to be known for punching out movie stars. - Author: Robert Maillet
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#46. He'd known Lily forever. Or for as long as he could remember, which was basically the same thing. - Author: Patrick Ness
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#47. Once you become known for one thing, it's easy to become known for a second thing, a third thing, and a fourth thing. - Author: Robert Scoble
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#48. Never have I heard anything so unnerving as a hardened warrior praying to a god known for his merciless heart. - Author: Robin Hobb
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#49. The celebrity is a person who is known for his well-knownness. - Author: Daniel J. Boorstin
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#50. Spacewalking trumps everything. Viscerally, it is a phenomenal place to be; to be able to glance right and see the world, glance left and see the universe, and realise for a moment that you're holding on to your known existence with one hand. That's the thing. - Author: Chris Hadfield
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#51. My daughter is a preschooler but I have only known her for a while. She is adopted. - Author: Nia Vardalos
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#52. I'm not a comedian, I'm not a stand-up and I don't come from a comedy background. I am an actor, but I've had a very fortunate foray into comedy, and it seems to have become a bit of a strength, and you can't complain when you become known for something. - Author: Darren Boyd
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#53. What footprint do you want to be known for? (It's) the legacy and the journey that you're on. Trust in yourself. Trust in the passion you have (inside) yourself. - Author: Drew Waters
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#54. It is well known to all experienced minds that our firmest convictions are often dependent on subtle impressions for which words are quite too coarse a medium. - Author: George Eliot
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#55. I feel like I have to avoid certain thrift store-isms, having been known for the thrift store paintings. It's like I have to not paint that way. - Author: Jim Shaw
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#56. I have a group of friends in my life, and we all give each other something different. I've known my two closest friends for many years. One is a friend from high school, and the other I met right after college. My deep, deep friends remind me every day of the good parts of my personality. - Author: Brooke Shields
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#57. Back in the '80s, I was known for being reclusive, often shying away from media attention. - Author: Rick Astley
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#58. Barbara Comstock is a solid and reliable conservative. I've known her for many years. She'd make a great member of Congress. I am happy to join other conservatives and proudly endorse her candidacy. - Author: Sean Hannity
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#59. [Karen Lundegaard] was quite frail, debilitated by metastatic breast cancer, which she had long known she had but for which she had been unable to get adequate treatment because she lacked medical insurance. ("If you mention anything about me," she said, "tell people that.") - Author: Amy Tan
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#60. I knew that collaborating on songwriting would be difficult for a lot of people, because I was known very much, for my independence and the fact that I wrote these quirky songs that were not typical structure, not typical sound - you know, really original stuff. - Author: Liz Phair
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#61. It's not even known how many kinds of cells there are in the brain. If you were looking for a periodic table of the brain, there is no such thing. I really like to think of the brain as a computer. - Author: Edward Boyden
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#62. It was a well-known fact that Lorna was leaving in six months' time, since Lorna had been leaving in six months' time for close to twenty-five years. - Author: Danielle Wood
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#63. I have believed for many years that Oscar Peterson is not only the greatest pianist in jazz today, but the greatest it has ever known. - Author: Gene Lees
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#64. No matter what night preceded it, she had never known a morning when she did not feel the rise of a quiet excitement that became a tightening energy in her body and a hunger for action in her mind - because this was the beginning of day and it was a day of her life. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#65. there's a very well-known method for getting women, everybody knows it, it's not to say a word. - Author: Yasmina Reza
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#66. If I am to be known for anything, I would like it to be for encouraging Canadians, for knowing a little bit about their daily, extraordinary courage. And for wanting that courage to be recognized. - Author: Romeo LeBlanc
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#67. What's popularly known as the evolution of consciousness, in other words that the expansion of cognitive repertoire that occurs in human beings, which has always been a great puzzle to evolutionary theory, I believe, occurred in the presence of a kind of catalyst for the human imagination. - Author: Terence McKenna
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#68. The one theme of the Vedanta philosophy is the search after unity. The Hindu mind does not care for the particular; it is always after the general, nay, the universal. "what is it that by knowing which everything else is to be known." That is the one search. - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#69. It is one of her aristocratic tastes, and quite proper, for a real lady is always known by neat boots, gloves, and handkerchief. - Author: Louisa May Alcott
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#70. Many questing young people and stressed older people nowadays seek relaxation through meditation. They look for it in Hindu, Buddhist and other Eastern religions. They are often surprised to learn that there is such a way within the Christian tradition, a way that is known as contemplation. - Author: Ray Simpson
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#71. 'Animal Kingdom' was an amalgam of two people that I had met-slash-known, not particularly well. They were both very, very scary people for very different reasons. - Author: Ben Mendelsohn
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#72. She'd known it her whole life. It was the one thing she was certain of. That someday, everyone she loved would die. Everything she loved would crumble to ruin. It was the price of life. It was the price of love. It was the only ending for every true story. - Author: Martha Brockenbrough
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#73. The Internet was known for having more gender benders than a drag race without cars. - Author: Charles Dean
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#74. There were no gifts. Everything is properly accounted for. I provided testimony and evidence to the committee ... This was all stuff that was previously known. - Author: Robert Torricelli
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#75. When you name your child after a grotesque gigantic creature known for slaughtering hundreds of innocents for the sole purpose of entertainment (okay so they were illegal immigrants who entered his realm) you must have a slight idea how that would turn out. - Author: Cyma Rizwaan Khan
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#76. Then it came into his heart that he would command men to fashion a hall and a 55 mansion, a mightier house for their mead-drinking than the children of men had ever known, and - Author: Unknown
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#77. For the first time in history it is now possible to take care of everybody at a higher standard of living than any have ever known. Only ten years ago the 'more with less' technology reached the point where this could be done. All humanity now has the option to become enduringly successful. - Author: R. Buckminster Fuller
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#78. To what a degree this loose mode of classing and denominating objects has rendered the vocabulary of mental and moral philosophy unfit for the purposes of accurate thinking, is best known to whoever has most meditated on the present condition of those branches of knowledge. - Author: John Stuart Mill
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#79. Then I'd been determined to be the best blind foster the world had ever known, following every rule, obeying every protocol, the very model of royal fae youth. Maybe that way, they would send for me. I could go home. - Author: Seanan McGuire
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#80. Hallucinogens then do the same job as religion - they provide proof of unity, which is still the only known cure for fear of death. - Author: Steven Kotler
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#81. There are vistas never dreamed of, there are joys never even known, there are glories no past glory ever surpassed. These wait for you but only if you accept my legacy and help bring these things about. - Author: L. Ron Hubbard
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#82. I have known it for a long time but I have only just experienced it. Now I know it not only with my intellect, but with my eyes, with my heart, with my stomach. - Author: Hermann Hesse
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#83. Erin called us soul mates, but I ... I've always known it was more than that. It's like we share the same soul, and when we're apart, each half is looking for the other. - Author: A.L. Jackson
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#84. As a professional football player, I have known perfectly well from the day I started playing that every day I have to fight for my place. - Author: Luis Figo
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#85. As far as a career legacy, I just want to be known as the guy everyone had to watch for, constantly. - Author: Denny Hamlin
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#86. If you know what you're looking for, that's all you'll get - what's previously known. But when you're open to what's possible, you get something new - that's creativity. - Author: Alan Alda
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#87. We're fighting for a dream, for a life unlike anything we've ever known. - Author: Heather Anastasiu
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#88. The coffin was handmade from the wood of a single Eucalyptus tree. There were no handles, it rested on the shoulders of six elegant tribesmen. These were Maasai from Kenya, the warrior tribe, known for their courage and endurance. The walkers followed at a respectful distance, the pace was grueling. - Author: Nick Hahn
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#89. With some people ,the minute you start talking, it feels like you've known them for years. It only means that you were supposed to meet sooner. You're feeling all the time you should have known each other, but didn't. That time still counts. You can definitely feel it. - Author: David Levithan
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#90. You drive well for a woman."
"That is so patronising. If I'd known you were going to say something like that I would have wrapped your precious Ferrari round a lamppost. - Author: Sarah Morgan
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#91. We have yet to establish a permanent Mars colony for this reason: Trying to colonize Mars with humans is a known suicide mission that no one is talking about. - Author: Steven Magee
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#92. I know first-hand the challenges that come with being an on-the-go mom, and I am constantly looking for great products that fit into my busy schedule. I've tried every goop and elixir known to man. - Author: Eva LaRue
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#93. Don't know how many minutes I stood there. It was precisely the comfort she seemed to need this night. If only she had known to ask, or I to give, we could've done away with the blindfold ... Thank God for the blindfold. She - Author: Abraham Verghese
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#94. This is all that I've known for certain, that God is love. Even if I have been mistaken on this or that point: God is nevertheless love. - Author: Soren Kierkegaard
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#95. Laws made in Alaska, which is known for its lawlessness, are as valid as laws made in Pennsylvania, which invented laws. - Author: Kevin Bleyer
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#96. I Want To Be Known For My Hits, Not Just My Misses. - Author: Fall Out Boy
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#97. It is well known that lust brings madness and desperation and ruin. But upon my oath, I never meant any harm. All I wanted was to be happy, to love and to be loved in return, and for my life to count for something.
That is not madness, is it? - Author: Fiona Mountain
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#98. For us, silence is all we have ever known. I do not speak because I do not know what to say. He does not speak because he has no interest in talking. - Author: Alessandra Torre
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#99. I think there are only three things that America will be known for 2,000 years from now when they study this civilization: the Constitution, jazz music and baseball. They're the three most beautifully designed things this culture has ever produced. - Author: Gerald Early
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#100. If I Must Go
If I must go to heaven's end
Climbing the ages like a stair,
Be near me and forever bend
With the same eyes above me there;
Time will fly past us like leaves flying,
We shall not heed, for we shall be
Beyond living, beyond dying,
Knowing and known unchangeably. - Author: Sara Teasdale
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