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My favorite thing is to go where I have never gone.
Travel and Tourism
Diane Arbus

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Spiritual favors are not always to be looked for, and not always to be relied on.
Prayer
Amelia E. Barr

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Who finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor with the Lord.
Marriage
Bible

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The gambling known as business looks with severe disfavor on the business known as gambling.
Gambling
Ambrose Bierce

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Our favorite holding period is forever.
Investments
Warren Buffett

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How wretched is the person who hangs on by the favors of the powerful.
Favors
Robert Burns

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When one has been threatened with a great injustice, one accepts a smaller as a favor.
Injustice
Jane Welsh Carlyle

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Men of action are favored by the Goddess of luck.
Luck
George S. Clason

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Never claim as a right what you can ask as a favor.
Advice
John Churton Collins

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He had but one eye and the pocket of prejudice runs in favor of two.
Eyes
Charles Dickens

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When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.
Life and Living
John Dryden

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Everyone is always in favor of general economy and particular expenditure.
Economy and Economics
Sir Anthony Eden

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Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
Fools and Foolishness
Henry Fielding

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Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay greater ones -- with ingratitude.
Gratitude
Benjamin Franklin

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Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
Change
Robert Frost

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Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.
Seriousness
Brendan Gill

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A favorite has no friend!
Hypocrisy
Thomas Gray

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Abstaining is favorable both to the head and the pocket.
Abstinence
Horace Greeley

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Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
Fortune
Horace

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Fishing seems to be the favorite form of loafing.
Fishing
Edgar Watson Howe

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Chance generally favors the prudent.
Fate
Joseph Joubert

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If we do what is necessary, all the odds are in our favor.
Advantage
Henry Kissinger

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In most of mankind gratitude is merely a secret hope of further favors.
Gratitude
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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To accept a favor is to forfeit liberty.
Favors
Laber

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Fortune favors the bold, but abandons the timid.
Fortune
Latin Proverb

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