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It takes two flints to make a fire.
Anger
Louisa May Alcott

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The fire which enlightens is the same fire which consumes.
Passion
Henri Frederic Amiel

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Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Anger
Maya Angelou

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Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.
Music
Ludwig Van Beethoven

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Where no wood is, the fire goes out; so where there is no tale bearer, the strife ceaseth.
Gossip
Bible

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If your descent is from heroic sires, show in your life a remnant of their fires.
Ancestry
Nicholas Boileau

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When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one rank in my eyes.
Battles
Napoleon Bonaparte

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Man's mind is not a container to be filled but rather a fire to be kindled.
Mind
Dorothea Brande

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People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes.
Fights and Fighting
Abigail Van Buren

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You are a king by your own fireside, as much as any monarch in his throne.
Home
Miguel De Cervantes

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We leave unmolested those who set the fire to the house, and prosecute those who sound the alarm.
Justice
Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

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The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns yourself more than him.
Enemies
Chinese Proverb

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There is no place more delightful than one's own fireplace.
Home
Marcus T. Cicero

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Fanaticism soberly defined, is the false fire of an over heated mind.
Fanatics and Fanaticism
William Cowper

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Education is the fire-proofer of emotions.
Education
Frank Crane

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Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from the eternal.
Beauty
Dante Alighieri

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Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
Courage
Benjamin Disraeli

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A burnt child dreads the fire.
Experience
English Proverb

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Foul water will quench fire.
Necessity
English Proverb

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Some men go through a forest and see no firewood.
Opportunity
English Proverb

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You may poke a man's fire after you've known him for seven years.
Friends and Friendship
English Proverb

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At night, when the curtains are drawn and the fire flickers, my books attain a collective dignity.
Dignity
Edward M. Forster

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One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting its own fire.
Motivation
John W. Foster

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Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her in.
Wives
Benjamin Franklin

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A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Books - Reading
Margaret Fuller

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