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People are crying up the rich and variegated plumage of the peacock, and he is himself blushing at the sight of his ugly feet.
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Sa'Di Quotes

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Baseball, to me, is still the national pastime because it is a summer game. I feel that almost all Americans are summer people, that summer is what they think of when they think of their childhood. I think it stirs up an incredible emotion within people.
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Steve Busby Quotes

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It is better to stir up a question without deciding it, than to decide it without stirring it up.
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Joseph Joubert Quotes

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America is much more than a geographical fact. It is a political and moral fact - the first community in which men set out in principle to institutionalize freedom, responsible government, and human equality.
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Adlai E. Stevenson Quotes

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Time spent in the advertising business seems to create a permanent deformity like the Chinese habit of foot-binding.
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Dean Gooderham Acheson Quotes

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Work cure is the best of all psychotherapy, in my opinion. As well might we expect a patient to recover without food as to recover without work. The sound man needs work to keep him sound, but the nervous invalid has an even greater need of work to draw him out of his isolation, and to stop the miseries of doubt and self-scrutiny, to win back self-respect and the support of fellowship.
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Richard C. Cabot Quotes

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Money, as it increases, becomes either the master or the slave of its owner.
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Horace Quotes

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You take my life when you do take the means whereby I live.
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William Shakespeare Quotes

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Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book shown to him by heart, and his friends can only read the title.
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Virginia Woolf Quotes

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A newspaper consists of just the same number of words, whether there be any news in it or not.
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Henry Fielding Quotes

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