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The mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.
Responsibility
Francis Bacon

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The desire of the lazy kill him; for his hands refuse to labor. [Proverbs 21:25]
Desire
Bible

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The most potent weapon in the hands of the oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
Oppression
Steven Biko

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She was a handsome woman of forty-five and would remain so for many years.
Age and Aging
Anita Brookner

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Win hearts, and you have hands and purses.
Friends and Friendship
Lord Burleigh

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As falls the dew on quenchless sands, blood only serves to wash ambition's hands.
Ambition
Lord Byron

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Do not employ handsome servants.
Hiring
Chinese Proverb

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The world is in your hands, now use it.
World
Phil Collins

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His hands would plait the priests guts, if he had no rope, to strangle kings.
Uncategorised
Denis Diderot

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Sometimes if you want to see a change for the better, you have to take things into your own hands.
Control
Clint Eastwood

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Technological progress is like an ax in the hands of a pathological criminal.
Technology
Albert Einstein

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The future of this republic is in the hands of the American voter.
Voting
Dwight D. Eisenhower

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Knowledge comes by eyes always open and working hands; and there is no knowledge that is not power.
Knowledge
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
Character
Anne Frank

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The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
Eyes
Benjamin Franklin

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Let him that is without stone among you cast the first thing he can lay his hands on.
Fights and Fighting
Robert Frost

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You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
Anger
Indira Gandhi

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God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with.
Giving
Billy Graham

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Many hands make light work.
Teams and Teamwork
John Heywood

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A biography is like a handshake down the years, that can become an arm-wrestle.
Biography
Richard Holmes

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If you have money, men think you are wise, handsome, and able to sing like a bird.
Money
Jewish Proverb

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Loose tongues are worse than wicked hands.
Gossip
Jewish Proverb

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Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one is to blame.
Blame
Erica Jong

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The common foible of women who have been handsome is to forget that they are no longer so.
Women
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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I warmed both hands before the fire of life; It sinks, and I am ready to depart.
Death and Dying
Walter Savage Landor

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