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It requires a great deal of faith for a man to be cured by his own placebos.

John L. Mcclenahan

The great secret of doctors, known only to their wives, but still hidden from the public, is that most things get better by themselves; most things, in fact, are better in the morning

Lewis Thomas

I reckon being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill and is not obliged to work till one is better.

Samuel Butler

I am always writing a potpourri of music. I want to give the world escapism through the wonder of great music and to reach the masses.

Michael Jackson

A clever person turns great troubles into little ones and little ones into none at all.

Chinese Proverb

The great universal family of men is a utopia worthy of the most mediocre logic.

Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont

I am not thinking of those shining precepts which are the registered property of every school; that is to say learn as much by writing as by reading; be not content with the best book; seek sidelights from the others; have no favourites; keep men and things apart; guard against the prestige of great names; see that your judgments are your own; and do not shrink from disagreement; no trusting without testing; be more severe to ideas than to actions; do not overlook the strength of the bad cause of the weakness of the good; never be surprised by the crumbling of an idol or the disclosure of a skeleton; judge talent at its best and character at its worst; suspect power more than vice, and study problems in preference to periods.

John Dalberg-Acton, Lord Acton

As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot

John Lennon

A difference of tastes in jokes is a great strain on the affections.

George Eliot

A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.

T.S. Eliot

The great themes of Canadian history are as follows: Keeping the Americans out, keeping the French in, and trying to get the Natives to somehow disappear.

Will Ferguson

Anger is a great force. If you control it, it can be transmuted into a power which can move the whole world.

Sivananda

Different taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.

George Eliot

Two great European narcotics, alcohol and Christianity.

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would mount, but especially for those who have to step out of the crowd

Benjamin Disraeli

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