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To be human means to feel inferior.
Inferiority
Alfred Adler

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We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Enemies
Aesop

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Gracious to all, to none subservient, Without offense he spoke the word he meant.
Candor
Thomas B. Aldrich

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What is a cult? It just means not enough people to make a minority.
Cult
Robert Altman

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More will mean worse.
Conflict
Martin Amis

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Weapons are like money; no one knows the meaning of enough.
Arms Race
Martin Amis

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Action without a name, a who attached to it, is meaningless.
Action
Hannah Arendt

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The true meaning of religion is thus, not simply morality, but morality touched by emotion.
Religion
Matthew Arnold

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Let men see, let them know, a real man, who lives as he was meant to live.
Life and Living
Marcus Aurelius

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A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.
Pornography
J. G. Ballard

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Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than your own.
Motives
Sir James M. Barrie

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The life of every person is like a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another.
Life and Living
Sir James M. Barrie

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The word user is the word used by the computer professional when they mean idiot.
Computers
Dave Barry

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Art distills sensations and embodies it with enhanced meaning.
Arts and Artists
Jacques Barzun

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The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.
Ends and Means
Georges Bernanos

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A prejudice is a vagrant opinion without visible means of support.
Prejudice
Ambrose Bierce

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The Senate is a body of old men charged with high duties and misdemeanors.
Congress
Ambrose Bierce

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Read nothing that you do not care to remember, and remember nothing you do not mean to use.
Books - Reading
Professor Blackie

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When a sinister person means to be your enemy, they always start by trying to become your friend.
Enemies
William Blake

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The great proof of madness is the disproportion of one's designs to one's means.
Insanity
Napoleon Bonaparte

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Envisioning the end is enough to put the means in motion.
Vision
Dorothea Brande

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Art is meant to disturb. Science reassures.
Science and Scientists
Georges Braque

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This film is apparently meaningless, but if it has any meaning it is doubtless objectionable.
Censorship
British Board of Film

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That is what friendship means. Sharing the prejudice of experience.
Friends and Friendship
Charles Bukowski

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A state without the means of some change is without the means of its conservation.
Change
Edmund Burke

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