Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.

By : Mark Twain 0 Likes          


When the soul drifts uncertainly between life and the dream, between the mind's disorder and the return to cool reflection, it is in religious thought that we should seek consolation.

By : Gerard De Nerval

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My family were broadminded enough to support me when I wanted to pursue a life in the theatre.

By : Peter Gallagher

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The important question is not, what will yield to man a few scattered pleasures, but what will render his life happy on the whole amount.

By : Joseph Addison

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What is the most innocent place in any country? Is it not the insane asylum? These people drift through life truly innocent, unable to see into themselves at all.

By : Arthur Miller

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Writing for the theater, you find yourself living a nocturnal life.

By : Irwin Shaw

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Life is very short... but I would like to live four times and if I could, I would set out to do no other things than I am seeking now to do.

By : William Merritt Chase

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They were being driven to a prison, through no fault of their own, in all probability for life. In comparison, how much easier it would be to walk to the gallows than to this tomb of living horrors!

By : Nellie Bly

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Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.

By : John Wayne

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Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring.

By : William Alexander

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I want to assure your excellency that I am occupying myself permanently and jointly with my team to achieve a solution as soon as possible to this crisis, the principal objective being the safeguarding of the health and life of those who are inside.

By : Alberto Fujimori

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It is a fine thing to establish one's own religion in one's heart, not to be dependent on tradition and second-hand ideals. Life will seem to you, later, not a lesser, but a greater thing.

By : David Herbert Lawrence

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Terrorism is a real despair. These are people for whom life has been so negative that they're willing to die if they can take down some of their enemies.

By : John Shelby Spong

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