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I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered at the read more

I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered at the White House--with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined alone.

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Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.

Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable.

by Francois Voltaire Found in: Defects Quotes,
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And what greater calamity can fall upon a nation than the loss of
worship.

And what greater calamity can fall upon a nation than the loss of
worship.

by Ralph Waldo Emerson Found in: Worship Quotes,
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There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never read more

There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?

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Fair words butter no parsnips.

Fair words butter no parsnips.

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It ain't often that a man's reputation outlasts his money.

It ain't often that a man's reputation outlasts his money.

by Josh Billings Found in: Money Quotes,
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Commemoration of Charles Williams, Spiritual Writer, 1945 Every contrition for sin is apt to encourage a not quite charitable read more

Commemoration of Charles Williams, Spiritual Writer, 1945 Every contrition for sin is apt to encourage a not quite charitable wish that other people should exhibit a similar contrition.

by Charles Williams Found in: Christianity Quotes,
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Criticism is a misconception: we must read not to understand others but to understand ourselves.

Criticism is a misconception: we must read not to understand others but to understand ourselves.

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We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk less.

We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk less.

by Diogenes Found in: Listening Quotes,
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Fesaunt excedeth all fowles in sweetnesse and holsomnesse, and is
equall to capon in nourishynge.

Fesaunt excedeth all fowles in sweetnesse and holsomnesse, and is
equall to capon in nourishynge.

by Sir Thomas Elyot Found in: Pheasants Quotes,
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