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Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library.

Henri Frederic Amiel

We have a maxim in the House of Commons, and written on the walls of our houses, that old ways are the safest and surest ways.

Edward Coke

The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later.

Charles Caleb Colton

The most casual examination will reveal the fact that all the jokes about the horrible results of masculine cooking and sewing are written by men. It is all part of a great scheme of sex propaganda.

Heywood Broun

The law is not so much carved in stone as it is written in water, flowing in and out with the tide.

Jeff Melvoin

Strategic communication is at the core of effective leadership. Through a leader's use of verbal and written symbols employees are motivated or deflated, informed or confused, productive or apathetic. A leader's ability to carve off the verbal fat and get to the meat of an issue, idea or plan will find success at every turn.

Reed Markham, PhD

History is always written wrong, and so always needs to be rewritten.

George Santayana

[History] may be called, more generally still, the Message, verbal or written, which all Mankind delivers to everyman.

Thomas Carlyle

History is written by the victors.

Winston Churchill

After reading all that has been written, and after thinking all that can be thought, on the topics of God and the soul, the man who has a right to say that he thinks at all, will find himself face to face with the conclusion that, on these topics, the most profound thought is that which can be the least easily distinguished from the most superficial sentiment.

Edgar Allan Poe

Income tax returns are the most imaginative fiction being written today.

Herman Wouk

If there's a book you really want to read but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.

Toni Morrison

The very ink with which all history is written is merely fluid prejudice.

Mark Twain

Great poetry is always written by somebody straining to go beyond what he can do.

Stephen Spender

No poems can please for long or live that are written by water-drinkers.

Horace

No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of water.

Horace

Marriage - a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters in prose.

Beverley Nichols

Every company has two organizational structures: The formal one is written on the charts; the other is the everyday relationship of the men and women in the organization.

Harold S. Geneen

The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later

Charles Caleb Colton

Gentlemen, I would rather have written those lines than take Quebec tomorrow.

James Wolfe

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.

Buddha

History itself touches only a small part of a nation's life. Most of the activities and sufferings of the people ... have been and will remain without written record.

E. L. Wood word

Romances paint at full length people's wooings, But only give a bust of marriages: For no one cares for matrimonial cooings. There's nothing wrong in a connubial kiss. Think you, if Laura had been Petrarch's wife, He would have written sonnets all his life?

Lord Byron

He is wise who knows the sources of knowledge - who knows who has written and where it is to be found.

A. A. Hodge: Education

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