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The spread of civilisation may be likened to a fire; first, a feeble spark, next a flickering flame, then a mighty blaze, ever increasing in speed and power. - Nikola Tesla
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There is hardly a pioneer's hut which does not contain a few odd volumes of Shakespeare. I remember reading the feudal drama of Henry V for the first time in a log cabin. - Alexis de Tocqueville
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Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase. - Martin Luther King Jr
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Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune. - William James
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"Think simple" as my old master used to say - meaning reduce the whole of its parts into the simplest terms, getting back to first principles. - Frank Lloyd Wright
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If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There's no point in being a damn fool about it. - W. C. Fields
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Whatever man does he must do first in his mind. - Albert Szent Gyorgyi
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Labor was the first price, the original purchase - money that was paid for all things. - Adam Smith
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I think the first duty of society is justice. - Alexander Hamilton
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Government's first duty and highest obligation is public safety. - Arnold Schwarzenegger
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If Jesus was a Jew, how come he has a Mexican first name? - Billy Connolly
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First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity. - George Bernard Shaw
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For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories. - Plato
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The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldness. - Victor Hugo
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I think being funny is not anyone's first choice. - Woody Allen
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Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. - Abraham Lincoln
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A first-rate soup is more creative than a second-rate painting. - Abraham Maslow
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Labour was the first price, the original purchase - money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased. - Adam Smith
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Heartbreak can definitely give you a deeper sensibility for writing songs. I drew on a lot of heartbreak when I was writing my first album, I didn't mean to but I just did. - Adele
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Yeah, we shot ourselves in the foot right out of the gate. The guy who ran it at first misled pretty much everybody about how much capital we had. He said we had enough to go three years without making money, and we had enough to go three weeks. - Al Franken
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The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth. - Albert Camus
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Truly fertile Music, the only kind that will move us, that we shall truly appreciate, will be a Music conducive to Dream, which banishes all reason and analysis. One must not wish first to understand and then to feel. Art does not tolerate Reason. - Albert Camus
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We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love - first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage. - Albert Camus
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We call first truths those we discover after all the others. - Albert Camus
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The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings. - Albert Schweitzer
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The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which they are not familiar... Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have generally been persecuted, and always derided as fools and madmen. - Aldous Huxley
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Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside. - Alexander Pope
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In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside. - Alexander Pope
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Order is heaven's first law. - Alexander Pope
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The first duty of society is to give each of its members the possibility of fulfilling his destiny. When it becomes incapable of performing this duty it must be transformed. - Alexis Carrel
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I cannot help fearing that men may reach a point where they look on every new theory as a danger, every innovation as a toilsome trouble, every social advance as a first step toward revolution, and that they may absolutely refuse to move at all. - Alexis de Tocqueville
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Nothing seems at first sight less important than the outward form of human actions, yet there is nothing upon which men set more store: they grow used to everything except to living in a society which has not their own manners. - Alexis de Tocqueville
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A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms agains himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it. - Ambrose Bierce
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It's all right for a woman to be, above all, human. I am a woman first of all. - Anais Nin
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The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell. - Andrew Carnegie
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As an old reporter, we have a few secrets, and the first thing is we try the phone book. - Andy Rooney
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Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving America a new sense of purpose. - Andy Rooney
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When I got my first television set, I stopped caring so much about having close relationships. - Andy Warhol
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Clinton's attempt to socialize healthcare was the second most disgusting thing he did in the oval office. I can't remember was the first thing was. - Ann Coulter
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Ironically, since Obama was elected, for the first time in my life I'm sometimes not proud of my country. - Ann Coulter
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I would even go to Washington, which is saying something for me, just to glimpse Jane Q. Public, being sworn in as the first female president of the United States, while her husband holds the Bible and wears a silly pill box hat and matching coat. - Anna Quindlen
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Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others. - Aristotle
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For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor the truth first. - Aristotle
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He who is to be a good ruler must have first been ruled. - Aristotle
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In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion; second, the language; third the proper arrangement of the various parts of the speech. - Aristotle
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Man ceased to be an ape, vanquished the ape, on the day the first book was written. - Arthur Helps
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All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. - Arthur Schopenhauer
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If you want to know your true opinion of someone, watch the effect produced in you by the first sight of a letter from him. - Arthur Schopenhauer
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It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on us. - Arthur Schopenhauer
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The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it. - Arthur Schopenhauer
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