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A nice war is a war where everybody who is heroic is a hero, and everybody more or less is a hero in a nice war. Now this war [World War II] is not at all a nice war.
– Gertrude Stein
Women are wiser than men because they know less and understand more
Famous Quotes and Sayings – James Stephens
Quotes About Science
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.
– Albert Einstein
Quotes About Education
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely , if ever, do they forgive them.
– Oscar Wilde, A Woman of No Importance
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction
– Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Quotes About Life
Life! Don’t talk to me about life.
– Marvin (the paranoid android) in Douglas Adams’ philosophical treatise The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, c. 11 
As a final incentive before giving up a difficult task, try to imagine it successfully accomplished by someone you violently dislike
Declaration of Independence
I have never had a feeling politically that did not spring from the sentiments embodied in the Declaration of Independence.
Source: February 22, 1861 – Address in Independence Hall
– Abraham Lincoln
Acting is therefore the lowest of the arts, if it is an art at all.
George Moore, Mummer-Worship
Quotes About Life
To do the useful thing, to say the courageous thing, to contemplate the beautiful thing: that is enough for one man’s life.
– T. S. Eliot (1888-1965), American Poet