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More men have become great through practice than by nature.
~Author : Democritus Famous Quotes
Unquestionably, there is progress. The average American now pays out twice as much in taxes as he formerly got in wages.
~Author : H L Mencken Inspirational Sayings
...a revolution of government is the strongest proof that can be given by a people of their virtue and good sense.
~Author : John Adams Diary 1786 Nice Quotes
For four-fifths of our history, our planet was populated by pond scum.
~Author : J W Schopf Great Sayings
The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values.
~Author : Norman Thomas Meaningful Sayings
Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools.
~Author : Sir Richard Steele Wise Quotes
Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.
~Author : Nancy Astor Motivational Sayings
By interpreting freedom as the propagation and immediate gratification of needs, people distort their own nature, for they engender in themselves a multitude of pointless and foolish desires, habits, and incongruous stratagems. Their lives are motivated only by mutual envy, sensuality, and ostentation.
~Author : Fyodor Dostoevsky Famous Quotes
Love all love of other sights controls, And makes one little room an everywhere.
~Author : John Donne Inspirational Sayings