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Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.
Politicians and Politics
Henry Brooks Adams

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Apothegms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feelings.
Quotations
William R. Alger

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A speculator is a man who observes the future, and acts before it occurs.
Speculation
Bernard M. Baruch

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Every man has a right to be wrong in his opinions. But no man has a right to be wrong in his facts.
Opinions
Bernard M. Baruch

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The construction of life is at present in the power of facts far more than convictions.
Facts
Walter Benjamin

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I perceive that God is no respecter of persons. [Acts 10:34]
Privilege
Bible

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It is more blessed to give than to receive. [Acts 20:35]
Giving
Bible

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Paul, thou art beside thyself; much learning doth make thee mad. [Acts 26:24]
Students
Bible

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Energy is an eternal delight, and he who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence.
Energy
William Blake

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It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
Education
Alec Bourne

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People can refute your facts, but never your feelings.
Facts
Sharon Anthony Bower

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Facts in books, statistics in encyclopedias, the ability to use them in men's heads.
Facts
Fogg Brackell

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For once you must try not to shirk the facts: mankind is kept alive by bestial acts.
Sex
Bertolt Brecht

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Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level.
Intuition
Dr. Joyce Brothers

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A heap of epithets is poor praise: the praise lies in the facts, and in the way of telling them.
Praise
Jean De La Bruyere

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Each of our acts makes a statement as to our purpose.
Purpose
Leo Buscaglia

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The best way to keep good acts in memory is to refresh them with new.
Variety
Cato The Elder

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History is but a confused heap of facts.
History and Historians
Lord Chesterfield

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Facts as facts do not always create a spirit of reality, because reality is a spirit.
Reality
Gilbert K. Chesterton

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Whatever that be which thinks, understands, wills, and acts. it is something celestial and divine.
Mind
Marcus T. Cicero

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The superior man acts before he speaks, and afterwards speaks according to his action.
Action
Confucius

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The imaginations which people have of one another are the solid facts of society.
Imagination
Charles Horton Cooley

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Man is only truly great when he acts from his passions.
Greatness
Benjamin Disraeli

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A fanatic is a man that does what he thinks the Lord would do if He knew the facts of the case.
Fanatics and Fanaticism
Finley Peter Dunne

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Acting doesn't bring anything to a text. On the contrary, it detracts from it.
Acting and Actors
Marguerite Duras

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun