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The way to a man's heart is through his stomach.
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.
The pen is mightier than the sword.
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them.
And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Fortune favors the brave.
When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
Where there's a will, there's a way.
Discretion is the better part of valor.
Women: the fairer sex.
The best way to predict your future is to create it.
Not all those who wander are lost.
The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.
Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.
And so, my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you—ask what you can do for your country.
Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.
It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it!
The child is father of the man.
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
Give me chastity and continence, but not yet.
We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time.
Heav'n hath no rage like love to hatred turn'd, Nor Hell a fury, like a woman scorn'd.
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the colour of their skin, but by the content of their character. I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new; when an age ends; and when the soul of a nation long suppressed finds utterance.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
It always seems impossible until its done.
Religion is the sign of the oppressed creature, the sentiment of a heartless world, and the soul of soul-less conditions. It is the opium of the masses.