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We have too many high-sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
Words
Abigail Adams

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It sounds extraordinary but it?s a fact that balance sheets can make fascinating reading.
Finance
Mary Archer

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One has not great hopes from Birmingham. I always say there is something direful in the sound.
Cities and City Life
Jane Austen

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A mind that is fast is sick. A mind that is slow is sound. A mind that is still is divine.
Mind
Meher Baba

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Let no man fear to die, we love to sleep all, and death is but the sounder sleep.
Death and Dying
Francis Beaumont

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He seems determined to make a trumpet sound like a tin whistle.
Modesty
Aneurin Bevan

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Push yourself again and again. Don't give an inch until the final buzzer sounds.
Effort
Larry Bird

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To become a thoroughly good man is the best prescription for keeping a sound mind and a sound body.
Health
Francis Bowen

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It doesn't matter what I say as long as I sound different from other politicians.
Politicians and Politics
Jerry Brown

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The sweetest of all sounds is that of the voice of the woman we love.
Voice
Jean De La Bruyere

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In practical life the wisest and soundest people avoid speculation.
Chance
George Earle Buckle

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In the last analysis sound judgment will prevail.
Judgment and Judges
Joseph Cannon

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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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True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
Friends and Friendship
Charles Caleb Colton

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To succeed means that you may have to step out of line and march to the sound of your own drummer.
Success
Keith Degreen

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The finest words in the world are only vain sounds if you cannot understand them.
Words
Anatole France

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Words represent your intellect. The sound, gesture and movement represent your feelings.
Words
Patricia Fripp

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The practical effect of a belief is the real test of its soundness.
Belief
James A. Froude

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Sounds like the blues are composed of feeling, finesse, and fear.
Music
Billy Gibbons

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Are you then unable to recognize unless it has the same sound as yours?
Empathy
Andre Gide

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And Silence, like a poultice, comes to heal the blows of sound.
Silence
Oliver Wendell Holmes

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The sound of a kiss is not so loud as that of a cannon, but its echo lasts a great deal longer.
Kisses and Kissing
Oliver Wendell Holmes

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The secret of all good writing is sound judgment.
Writers and Writing
Horace

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The sounder your argument, the more satisfaction you get out of it.
Argument
Edgar Watson Howe

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Universal peace sounds ridiculous to the head of an average family.
Peace
Kin Hubbard

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