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To promote laughter without joining in it greatly heightens the effect.
Laughter
Honore De Balzac

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From the heights of these pyramids, forty centuries look down on us.
History and Historians
Napoleon Bonaparte

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My downfall raises me to infinite heights.
Failure
Napoleon Bonaparte

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This sort of adoration of the real is but a heightening of the beau ideal.
Reality
Lord Byron

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Narrative is linear, but action has breadth and depth as well as height and is solid.
Action
Thomas Carlyle

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The depth of our despair measures what capability and height of claim we have to hope.
Despair
Thomas Carlyle

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Be free all worthy spirits, and stretch yourselves, for greatness and for height.
Spirit and Spirituality
George Champman

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An idea is a feat of association, and the height of it is a good metaphor.
Ideas
Robert Frost

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Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Happiness
Robert Frost

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There is no top. There are always further heights to reach.
Excellence
Jascha Heifetz

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It's the height of folly to want to be the only wise one.
Wisdom
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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The height of cleverness is being able to conceal it.
Modesty
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

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The height of cultivation runs to simplicity. Halfway cultivation runs to ornamentation.
Simplicity
Bruce Lee

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A human being is not attaining his full heights until he is educated.
Education
Horace Mann

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How goodness heightens beauty!
Beauty
Hannah More

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What is good? All that heightens the feeling of power, the will to power, power itself in man.
Goodness
Friedrich Nietzsche

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Learning is pleasurable but doing is the height of enjoyment.
Learning
Novalis

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Keep your feet on the ground and your thoughts at lofty heights.
Possibilities
Peace Pilgrim

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A man never reaches that dizzy height of wisdom that he can no longer be lead by the nose.
Wisdom
Mark Twain

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Your dips an falls do not confound me, half as much as your heights astound me.
Adversity
Source Unknown

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