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Quote 165by Anonymous on 19/12/2010

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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    Quote 378by Anonymous on 01/01/2011

    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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      Quote 1831by Anonymous on 16/01/2011

      Nobody can be so amusingly arrogant as a young man who has just discovered an old idea and thinks it is his own.
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        Quote 2040by Anonymous on 21/01/2011

        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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          Quote 3740by Anonymous on 09/02/2011

          When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard,' I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what?'
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            Quote 4458by Anonymous on 21/02/2011

            If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?
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              Quote 7729by Anonymous on 31/01/2012

              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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                Quote 9255by Anonymous on 05/07/2012

                Happiness is a direction, not a place.
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                  Quote 10009by Anonymous on 08/09/2012

                  Men make counterfeit money; in many more cases, money makes counterfeit men.
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                    Quote 10173by Anonymous on 16/09/2012

                    An ideal wife is one who remains faithful to you but tries to be just as charming as if she weren't.
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                      Quote 10788by Anonymous on 29/10/2012

                      The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
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