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A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he has a comfortable income.

A fashion is nothing but an induced epidemic.

A fool’s brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.

A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.

A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.

A happy family is but an earlier heaven.

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

A little learning is a dangerous thing, but we must take that risk because a little is as much as our biggest heads can hold.

A man never tells you anything until you contradict him.

A man of great common sense and good taste – meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.

A man who has no office to go, to I don’t care who he is, is a trial of which you can have no conception.

A perpetual holiday is a good working definition of hell.

A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.

Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.

All great truths begin as blasphemies.

All my life affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.

Americans adore me and will go on adoring me until I say something nice about them.

An asylum for the sane would be empty in America.

An election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood; a mud bath for every soul concerned in it.

An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.

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Julius Caesar Quotes

Face Julius Caeser

Julius Caesar was a brilliant statesman and soldier in ancient Rome. He inspired many people and was a venerable person of his time. There’s no doubt his brainy and decisive attitude contributed to his success.

As a rule, men worry more about what they can’t see than about what they can.

Caesar’s wife must be above suspicion.

Cowards die many times before their actual deaths.

Experience is the teacher of all things.

Fortune, which has a great deal of power in other matters but especially in war, can bring about great changes in a situation through very slight forces.

I came, I saw, I conquered.

I had rather be first in a village than second at Rome.

I have lived long enough both in years and in accomplishments.

I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory.

I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.

If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it.

In war, events of importance are the result of trivial causes.

It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.

It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.

It is not these well-fed long-haired men that I fear, but the pale and the hungry-looking.

Men are nearly always willing to believe what they wish.

Men freely believe that which they desire.

Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true.

Men willingly believe what they wish.

No one is so brave that he is not disturbed by something unexpected.

The die is cast.

What we wish, we readily believe, and what we ourselves think, we imagine others think also.

Which death is preferably to every other? “The unexpected”.