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There are three things to aim at in public speaking: First to get into your subject, then to get your subject into yourself, and lastly, to get your subject into your hearers.

- Gregg
2.

You're never too old to become younger.

- Mae West
3.

Love is the poetry of the senses.

4.

Don't fight forces, use them.

- Fuller, R. Buckminster
5.

Death makes no conquest of this conqueror: For now he lives in fame, though not in life.

- Shakespeare, William
6.

Resting on your laurels is as dangerous as resting when you are walking in the snow. You doze off and die in your sleep.

- Wittgenstein, Ludwig
7.

I have also seen children successfully surmounting the effects of an evil inheritance. That is due to purity being an inherent attribute of the soul.

- Gandhi, Mahatma
8.

A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about.

- Dostoevsky, Fyodor
9.

A good idea will keep you awake during the morning, but a great idea will keep you awake during the night.

- Marilyn Vos Savant
10.

Few persons are made of such strong fiber that they will make a costly outlay when surface work will pass as well in the market.

- Bounds, E. M.
11.

Criticism is a queer thing. If it print “She was stark naked”— & then proceeded to describe her person in detail, what critic would not howl?—who would venture to leave the book on a parlor table?—but the artist does this & all ages gather around & look & talk & point. I can’t say, “They cut his head off, or stabbed him, &c” describe the blood & the agony in his face.

- Mark Twain
12.

Energy and persistence conquer all things.

- Benjamin Franklin
13.

If you wish me to weep, you must mourn first yourself.

- Horace
14.

If you are going to do something wrong at least enjoy it.

- Leo Rosten
15.

Never trust anyone. You are always alone, and betrayal is inevitable.

- Jard Yan Dooku
16.

Well boys, looks like it's nu'clr combat, toe-to-toe with the Rooskies.

- Major Kong (Slim Pickins) in Dr. Strangelove
17.

Any child can tell you that the sole purpose of a middle name is so he can tell when he's really in trouble.

- Frakes, Dennis
18.

You can't live principles you can't understand.

- Covey, Stephen R.
19.

Nothing would improve newspaper criticism so much as the knowledge that it was to be read by men too hardy to acquiesce in the authoritative statement of the reviewer.

- Hutton, R. H.
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Whenever evil befalls us, we ought to ask ourselves, after the first suffering, how we can turn it into good. So shall we take occasion, from one bitter root, to raise perhaps many flowers.

- Leigh Hunt

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