Beauty and folly are old companions.
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Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
A place for everything, everything in its place.
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to the end: requesting only the advantage authors have, of correcting in a second edition the faults of the first.
In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.
If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.
You may delay, but time will not.
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
God works wonders now and then Behold a lawyer, an honest man.
I went to medical school because I wanted to ask the big questions. Do we have a soul? Does God exist? What happens after death?
No matter how popular you are as a stand-up - you can go out and fill a 10,000-seat arena and be smart and funny - it's delicate to host an awards show and know where your place is and know that it's not about you, that it's about the people who are nominated, and respect that, but at the same time have your moment to show them who you are.
I say that justice is truth in action.
Got good news and bad news for you, Mr. President. The good news is that Chief Justice John Roberts just saved your legacy and, perhaps, your presidency by writing for the Supreme Court majority to rule health care reform constitutional.
First of all, my persuasion is what really breeds violence is political differences. But because religion serves as the soul of community, it gets drawn into the fracas and turns up the heat.
The distinctions of fine art bore me to death.
My only fear is that I may live too long. This would be a subject of dread to me.
It's time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I'd much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.
You know, I think the film business is its own worst enemy because it sells movies on DVD footage and 'behind the scenes,' and now it's a real struggle trying to keep storylines and plotlines a secret.
Prices are important not because money is considered paramount but because prices are a fast and effective conveyor of information through a vast society in which fragmented knowledge must be coordinated.