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Alex Haley:

Either you deal with what is the reality, or you can be sure that the reality is going to deal with you.

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Ray Bradbury:

You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.

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Epictetus:

It is difficulties that show what men are.

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Robert Quillen:

Americanism: Using money you haven’t earned to buy things you don’t need to impress people you don’t like.

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Subhash Kak:

The clash of civilizations is nothing but a clash of different myths.

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Hermann Hesse:

People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.

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Euripides:

Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.

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Alain do Botton:

Life is near-death experience.

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Nathaniel Hawthorne:

Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.

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Garry Kaspoarov:

Somehow people always forget that it’s much easier to install a dictator than to remove one.

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Audrey Hepburn:

You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.

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Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr.:

Any soldier worth his salt should be antiwar. And still there are things worth fighting for.

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Heraclitus:

Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.

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Frank Thornton in the voice of Mr. Entwhistle:

The value of money is always relative. It’s the need that counts.

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Hunter S. Thompson:

The only difference between the sane and the insane is that the sane have the power to lock up the insane.

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Hal Abelson:

Anything which uses science as part of its name isn’t: political science, creation science, computer science.

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Albert Camus:

The welfare of the people in particular has always been the alibi of tyrants.

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Lillian Gish:

You can get through life with bad manners, but it’s easier with good manners.

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Howard Culver, in the voice of Ellery Queen:

Hate is made by fear.

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Isaac Bashevis Singer:

We must believe in free will, we have no choice.

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