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A novel points out that the world consists entirely of exceptions.
Books - Reading
Joyce Carey

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You can only govern men by serving them. The rule is without exception.
Government
Victor Cousin

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With the possible exception of the equator, everything begins somewhere.
Beginning
Peter Robert Fleming

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Nature provides exceptions to every rule.
Nature
Margaret Fuller

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With so much information now online, it is exceptionally easy to simply dive in and drown.
Information
Alfred Glossbrenner

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Nature goes her own way and all that to us seems an exception is really according to order.
Nature
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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Every man, in his own opinion, forms an exception to the ordinary rules of morality.
Morality
William Hazlitt

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Young men know the rules, but old men know the exceptions.
Rules
Oliver Wendell Holmes

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You're looking exceptionally ugly tonight, Madam, is it because we have company?
Socializing and Socialism
Alfred Jarry

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Women, by their nature, are not exceptional chess players: they are not great fighters.
Chess
Gary Kasparov

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A novel must be exceptionally good to live as long as the average cat.
Books - Reading
Hugh Maclennan

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I never forget a face, but in your case I'll make an exception.
Faces
Groucho Marx

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Writing is the hardest way of earning a living, with the possible exception of wrestling alligators.
Writers and Writing
Olin Miller

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How glorious it is -- and also how painful -- to be an exception.
Exception
Alfred De Musset

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Where love and wisdom drink out of the same cup, in this everyday world, it is the exception.
Love
Madame Neckar

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The most common lie is that which one lies to himself; lying to others is relatively an exception.
Lies and Lying
Friedrich Nietzsche

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When you have a taste for exceptional people, you always end up meeting them everywhere.
People
Mac Orlan

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There are no exceptions to the rule that everybody likes to be an exception to the rule.
Rules
Charles Osgood

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Speedy exception is the mother of good fortune.
Fortune
Proverb

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Oblivion is the rule and fame the exception, of humanity.
Fame
Antoine Rivarol

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The way by which you may get money almost without exception leads downward.
Money
Henry David Thoreau

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