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Philip_D_Conrad: Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. (Samuel Butler)

fallgesetz: if you look at dickens, hardy, james, samuel butler, you will not see the word 'personality' because it didn't exist in the 19th century

kayleecrews26: “Doubtless the pleasure is as great of being cheated as to cheat.” –Samuel Butler

TechnophobiaOrg: In 1863 Samuel Butler called to end tech progress to save humanity from dystopia. Since then child mortality rates went from 25% to 3% creating a less dystopian world. The dangers of slowing technological progress is only obvious in hindsight.

NataStarForever: My name is Nata. And it's time to share something more. ©️ Every man`s work, whether it be literature or music or pictures or architecture or anything else, is always a portrait of himself. Samuel Butler

TanyaTheEvil1: The truest characters of ignorance are vanity and pride and arrogance...Samuel Butler

Spectatoreab: Emma Baggott director Peter Butler set & costume designer Adi Gortler movement director Raniah Al-Sayed intimacy director Ros Chase lighting designer Levi Meehan Powell sound designer Ryan Samuel Davies video designer

Acharyya22: Man is the only animal that laughs and has a legislature - Samuel Butler

WiseLifeQuotes2: Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. -Samuel Butler Via Wise Life Lesson

Dariathatsall: Ntm dating J Butler & Samuel Krost. JB link brings the $ tho.

Papatola: “Life is one long process of getting tired.” ~ Samuel Butler (1835-1902)

TrainingMindful: “Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.” ~ Samuel Butler

sarahjanekwil: Super fun fact I learned today: in 1859 Samuel Butler sailed to NZ on a ship called the "Roman Emperor." My jaw dropped when I read that. Love the subtleness of the name 10/10

asbelmontes: “It is not he who gains the exact point in dispute who scores most in controversy - but he who has shown the better temper.” -Samuel Butler What’s inside of you comes out during the pressing. Conflict. Controversy. A life event. The pressure of these…

davidallenrose: 1 Samuel 4-7: God made man in His image. People tend to try and return the favor--fashioning God into a genie or a butler who meets their needs and gives them comfort. This never works out. God does not bow to man's demands but delights to show grace and mercy to the humble.

xriskology: is another advocate of this position: digital life, what Samuel Butler in 1863 called the "mechanical kindgom," is the next, natural step in evolution. If Homo sapiens disappears entirely and forever, so much for the better.

IFinestQuotes: "I care about truth not for truth's sake but for my own." Samuel Butler

sharetw_: "I care about truth not for truth's sake but for my own." Samuel Butler

AustinBBrasil: Austin Butler com Jerry Schilling, Polly Bennett, Austin Bugarin, Kelvin Harris Jr e Xavier Samuel no Oscars (12/03)

austinbutlerish: Jerry Schilling, Austin Butler, Polly Bennett, Austin Bugarin, Kelvin Harris Jr and Xavier Samuel at the Oscars

Fajri_W_: Every one should keep a mental wastepaper basket and the older he grows the more things he will consign to it - torn up to irrecoverable tatters. ~Samuel Butler

ColinCrypto2000: "Friendship is like money, easier made than kept." -Samuel Butler

RaspiArduino: The course of true anything never does run smooth. -- Samuel Butler

Philip_D_Conrad: Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. (Samuel Butler)

Inspired2Share: "I care about truth not for truth's sake but for my own." Samuel Butler

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rhymezx_code: "Don't learn to do, but learn in doing." - Samuel Butler

RalphGailTeamTP: Mr. Tennyson has said that more things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of, but he wisely refrains from saying whether they are good or bad things. -Samuel Butler ROOMantic26ETHER RALPHGAIL

Philip_D_Conrad: Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. (Samuel Butler)

praashok: Oaths are but words, and words are but wind. Samuel Butler

pkeefee5: “Doubtless the pleasure is as great of being cheated as to cheat.” –Samuel Butler

InspiredUs: "I care about truth not for truth's sake but for my own." Samuel Butler

ortizleadership: “Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.” – Samuel Butler

IFinestQuotes: "All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income." - Samuel Butler

sharetw_: "All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income." - Samuel Butler

diegotgoulart: “Doubtless the pleasure is as great of being cheated as to cheat.” –Samuel Butler

rgtrendsetter: Mr. Tennyson has said that more things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of, but he wisely refrains from saying whether they are good or bad things. -Samuel Butler StarMagicLounge WithRALPHGAIL

RalphGailMM: Mr. Tennyson has said that more things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of, but he wisely refrains from saying whether they are good or bad things. -Samuel Butler StarMagicLounge WithRALPHGAIL

welfordwrites: A hen is only an egg's way of making another egg. Samuel Butler

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Dpurisari: “Doubtless the pleasure is as great of being cheated as to cheat.” –Samuel Butler

Philip_D_Conrad: Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. (Samuel Butler)

elaine_m_wood: Today’s quote Oaths are but words, and words are but wind. Samuel Butler

LessonsWise: To live is like to love – all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it -Samuel Butler Via Wise Life Lesson

ColContent: Senior Editor Shirley Siluk also coudn't bear to choose just one poem, offering a wealth of classics: Duplex by Jericho Brown The Jabberwocky by Lewis Caroll The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge The Second Coming by William Butler Yeats

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