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A Quote by Akiro Kurosawa on sanity and world

In a mad world, only the mad are sane.

Akiro Kurosawa

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A Quote by Aimee Semple Mcpherson on god, grace, interest, people, and world

With God, I can do all things! But with God and you, and the people who you can interest, by the grace of God, we're gonna cover the world!

Aimee Semple Mcpherson (1890 - 1944)

Source: "This Is My Task," Given at Angelus Temple, in Los Angeles, CA, 12 Mar 1939.

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A Quote by Anna Letitia (Aikin) Barbauld on love and world

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The world has little to bestow Where two fond hearts in equal love are joined.

Aikin Barbauld (1743 - 1825)

Source: Delia

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on god and world

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And how am I to face the odds Of man's bedevilment and God's? I, a stranger and afraid In a world I never made.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: Last Poems, 1922, 12

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on history, observation, optimism, pessimism, philosophy, and world

I am not a pessimist but a pejorist (as George Eliot said she was not an optimist but a meliorist); and that philosophy is founded on my observation of the world, not on anything so trivial and irrelevant as personal history.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: AutobiographicaI note written for a French translation of his poems

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A Quote by Adolf Hitler on world

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We have now armed to such an extent as the world has never before seen.

Adolf Hitler (1889 - 1945)

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A Quote by Adlai Ewing Stevenson on brothers, truth, and world

The world is now too small for anything but "the truth" and too terrible for anything but "brotherhood."

Adlai Stevenson (1900 - 1965)

Source: Albert W. Daw Collection

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A Quote by Adlai Ewing Stevenson on cooperation, facts, nations, politics, and world

I have been told that one of the reasons the astronomers of the world cooperate is the fact that there is no one nation from which the entire sphere of the sky can be seen. Perhaps there is in that fact a parable for national statesmen, whose political horizons are all too often limited by national horizons.

Adlai Stevenson (1900 - 1965)

Source: 1961

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A Quote by Adeline Knapp on knowledge and world

One may keep snug and dry by such knowledge, but one misses a world of loveliness.

Adeline Knapp

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A Quote by Abu-al-Ala-al-Ma'arri on intelligence, men, religion, and world

The world holds two classes of men-intelligent men without religion, and religious men without intelligence.

Abu-al-Ala-al-Ma'arri (973 - 1057)

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