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There is no national science just as there is no national multiplication table; what is national is no longer science.
Anton Chekhov
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By theme : Science  

The hatred of relatives is the most violent.
Publius Cornelius Tacitus
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By theme : Hatred   Relations  

The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic, and self complacent is erroneous; on the contrary it makes them, for the most part, humble, tolerant, and kind. Failure makes people bitter and cruel.
William Somerset Maugham
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By theme : Success  

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be.
Kurt Vonnegut
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By theme : Behavior   Psychology   Wisdom  

When I was happy I thought I knew men, but it was fated that I should know them in misfortune only.
Napoleon I
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By theme : Politics   Relations  

One-half, the finest half, of life is hidden from the man who does not love with passion.
Stendhal
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By theme : Life   Love   Wisdom  

Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
Mark Twain
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By theme : Education   Humor   Wit  

If you want total security, go to prison. There you`re fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom.
Dwight David Eisenhower
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By theme : Liberty   Politics   Society   State  

If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient observation than to any other reason.
Isaac Newton
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By theme : Behavior   Science   Thought  




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