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Men often bear little grievances with less courage than they do large misfortunes.
Adversity
Aesop

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If only God would give me some clear sign! Like making a large deposit in my name at a Swiss bank.
Skepticism
Woody Allen

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If begging should unfortunately be thy lot, knock at the large gates only.
Beggars
Arabian Proverb

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In larger things we are convivial; what causes trouble is the trivial.
Pettiness
Richard Armour

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God bless the USA, so large, so friendly, and so rich.
America
W. H. Auden

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A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
Income
Jane Austen

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Few women care to be laughed at and men not at all, except for large sums of money.
Money
Alan Ayckbourn

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Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.
Atheism
Francis Bacon

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Experience is a private, and a very largely speechless affair.
Experience
James Baldwin

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When I'm talking to a large audience, I imagine that I'm talking to a single person.
Audiences
Red Barber

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The current collapse of industrial society may well be the planet's way of avoiding a larger death.
Ecology
Morris Bergman

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Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
Forgiveness
Paul Boese

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Large legislative bodies resolve themselves into coteries, and coteries into jealousies.
Government
Napoleon Bonaparte

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We are made for larger ends than Earth can encompass. Oh, let us be true to our exalted destiny.
Destiny
Catherine Booth

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Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.
Family
George Burns

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The most satisfying thing in life is to have been able to give a large part of oneself to others.
Giving
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

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A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Gilbert K. Chesterton

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The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Self-talk
Confucius

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No city should be too large for a man to walk out of in a morning.
Cities and City Life
Cyril Connolly

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Logic, like whiskey, loses its beneficial effect when taken in too large quantities.
Logic
Lord Dunsany

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Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
Truth
Albert Einstein

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Want is a growing giant whom the coat of Have was never large enough to cover.
Want
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
Success
William Feather

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Duty largely consists of pretending that the trivial is critical.
Duty
John Fowles

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Riches enlarge rather than satisfy appetites.
Riches
Thomas Fuller

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