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A friend who is near and dear may in time become as useless as a relative.
Family
George Ade

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Nature does nothing uselessly.
Nature
Aristotle

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Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless.
Passion
Honore De Balzac

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The most useless are those who never change through the years.
Change
Sir James M. Barrie

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The art of the police is not to see what it is useless that it should see.
Police
Napoleon Bonaparte

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It is useless to send armies against ideas.
Ideas
George Brandes

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Man wants to live, but it is useless to hope that this desire will dictate all his actions.
Life, Lust For
Albert Camus

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Ability without honor is useless.
Ability
Marcus T. Cicero

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No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Worth
Charles Dickens

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When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken.
Law and Lawyers
Benjamin Disraeli

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There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all.
Mediocrity
Peter F. Drucker

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Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Failure
Thomas A. Edison

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In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
Planning
Dwight D. Eisenhower

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You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless.
Action
Lou Gerstner

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A useless life is an early death.
Death and Dying
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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They teach in academies far too many things, and far too much that is useless.
Education
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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The contented man can be happy with what appears to be useless.
Contentment
Hung Ko

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Suspicion is most often useless pain.
Suspicion
Samuel Johnson

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When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
Peace
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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When we cannot find contentment in ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
Contentment
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Unemployment
Karl Marx

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It is useless to close the gates against ideas; they overlap them.
Censorship
Klemens Von Metternich

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Useless laws weaken the necessary laws.
Law and Lawyers
Charles De Montesquieu

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Remove the temptation of idleness and cupids bow is useless.
Temptation
Ovid

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Only useless things are indispensable.
Necessity
Francis Picabia

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