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Books are not made for furniture, but there is nothing else that so beautifully furnishes a house.
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Henry Ward Beecher Quotes

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Man uses his intelligence less in the care of his own species than he does in his care of anything else he owns or governs.
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Abraham Meyerson Quotes

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This is how humans are: we question all our beliefs, except for the ones we really believe, and those we never think to question.
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Orson Scott Card Quotes

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Self-assurance is contemptible and fatal unless it is self-knowledge.
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George Santayana Quotes

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Everyone knows that debugging is twice as hard as writing a program in the first place. So if you are as clever as you can be when you write it, how will you ever debug it?
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Brian Kernighan Quotes

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The Puritan's idea of hell is a place where everybody has to mind his own business.
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Wendell Phillips Quotes

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What is the difference between unethical and ethical advertising? Unethical advertising uses falsehoods to deceive the public; ethical advertising uses truth to deceive the public.
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Vilhjalmur Stefansson Quotes

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Vanity is the quicksand of reason
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George Sand Quotes

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The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so; but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

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The satirist shoots to kill while the humorist brings his prey back alive and eventually releases him again for another chance.
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Peter De Vries Quotes

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