Quotes by Sydney J. Harris

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Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
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 carpe-diem  

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Those obsessed with health are not healthy; the first requisite of good health is a certain calculated carelessness about oneself.
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 health  

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Democracy is the only system that persists in asking the powers that be whether they are the powers that ought to be.
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 government  

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The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers.
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 computer  technology  

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We can often endure an extra pound of pain far more easily than we can suffer the withdrawal of an ounce of accustomed pleasure.
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 pleasure  

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Happiness is a direction, not a place.
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 happiness  

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If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?
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 anger  

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The primary purpose of a liberal education is to make one's mind a pleasant place in which to spend one's leisure.
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 college  

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Nothing is as easy to make as a promise this winter to do something next summer; this is how commencement speakers are caught.
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 promises  speeches  

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Almost no one is foolish enough to imagine that he automatically deserves great success in any field of activity; yet almost everyone believes that he automatically deserves success in marriage.
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 marriage  

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