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A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
Teachers and Teaching
Henry Brooks Adams

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Enthusiasms, like stimulants, are often affected by people with small mental ballast.
Enthusiasm
Minna Antrim

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Most people would rather give than get affection.
Affection
Aristotle

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In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.
Affection
Jane Austen

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With men he can be rational and unaffected, but when he has ladies to please, every feature works.
Men and Women
Jane Austen

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None of the affections have been noted to fascinate and bewitch but envy.
Envy
Francis Bacon

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I wasn't affected by inflation, I had nothing to inflate.
Inflation
Gerald Barzan

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Gifts must affect the receiver to the point of shock.
Giving
Walter Benjamin

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Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. [Colossians 3:2]
Affection
Bible

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You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Rewards
Buddha

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Any affectation whatsoever in dress implies, in my mind, a flaw in the understanding.
Dress
Lord Chesterfield

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How you measure the performance of your managers directly affects the way they act.
Appraisal
John Dearden

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With affection beaming in one eye, and calculation shining out of the other.
Hypocrisy
Charles Dickens

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A great person is one who affects the mind of their generation.
Greatness
Benjamin Disraeli

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Little things affect little minds.
Mediocrity
Benjamin Disraeli

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No affection and a great brain, these are the people to command the world.
Leaders and Leadership
Benjamin Disraeli

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A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Humor
George Eliot

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People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
Wit
George Eliot

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When a husband is embraced without affection, there must be some reason for it.
Marriage
Hitopadesa

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The choicest thing this world has for a man is affection.
Love
Josiah Gilbert Holland

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A woman's life is a history of the affections.
Affection
Washington Irving

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Love is not to be purchased, and affection has no price.
Love
St. Jerome

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I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections, and the truth of imagination.
Certainty
John Keats

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We are never so ridiculous by the qualities we have, as by those we affect to have.
Quality
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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The affections are like lightning: you cannot tell where they will strike till they have fallen.
Affection
Jean Baptiste Lacordaire

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