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Whether man is disposed to yield to nature or to oppose her, he cannot do without a correct understanding of read more

Whether man is disposed to yield to nature or to oppose her, he cannot do without a correct understanding of her language.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Nature Quotes,
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We are not naïve enough to ask for pure men; we ask merely for men whose impurity does not conflict read more

We are not naïve enough to ask for pure men; we ask merely for men whose impurity does not conflict with the obligations of their job.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Purity Quotes,
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A man is not old as long as he is seeking something.

A man is not old as long as he is seeking something.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Age Quotes,
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The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why.

The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Admiration Quotes,
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Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.

Beauty in art is often nothing but ugliness subdued.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Art Quotes,
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Kill a man, and you are an assassin. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill everyone, and read more

Kill a man, and you are an assassin. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill everyone, and you are a god.

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Think? Why think! We have computers to do that for us.

Think? Why think! We have computers to do that for us.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Computers Quotes,
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There are certain moments when we might wish the future were built by men of the past.

There are certain moments when we might wish the future were built by men of the past.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Future Quotes,
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Never feel remorse for what you have thought about your wife; she has thought much worse things about you.

Never feel remorse for what you have thought about your wife; she has thought much worse things about you.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Marriage Quotes,
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To hate fatigues.

To hate fatigues.

by Jean Rostand Found in: Hate Quotes,
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