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โ€œA man never discloses his own c...

โ€œA man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes anotherโ€™s.โ€ Jean Paul Richter
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The Bible tells us to be like God, and then on page after page it des...

The Bible tells us to be like God, and then on page after page it describes God as a mass murderer. This may be the single most important key to the political behavior of Western Civilization.โ€ โ€• Robert Anton Wilson
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โ€œPoetry is seeing what everyone ...

โ€œPoetry is seeing what everyone else sees but being able to describe it in ways other people canโ€™tโ€ -Me
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"There are 1,010,300 words in the English language, ...

"There are 1,010,300 words in the English language, but I could never find a combination of words to accurately describe how much I want to hit you with a chair."
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"When someone describes themse...

"When someone describes themselves as a taxpayer, they're about to be an asshole" - Demetri Martin
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Technology is a word that ...

Technology is a word that describes something that doesnโ€™t work yet. โ€“ Douglas Adams
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Failed relationships can be ...

Failed relationships can be described as so much wasted make-up.โ€ โ€• Marian Keyes, Watermelon
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"Tact is the ability to d...

"Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves." โ€” Abraham Lincoln
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โ€œThat's the whole problem with science. You'...

โ€œThat's the whole problem with science. You've got a bunch of empiricists trying to describe things of unimaginable wonder.โ€โ€•Bill Watterson
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โ€œI am unable to describe exactly what is the matter with me; now and t...

โ€œI am unable to describe exactly what is the matter with me; now and then there are horrible fits of anxiety, apparently without cause, or otherwise a feeling of emptiness and fatigue in the head.โ€ ~ Vincent van Gogh
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To describe my Mother would be to write abou...

To describe my Mother would be to write about a hurricane in itโ€™s perfect power. Or the climbing, falling colors of a rainbow. - Maya Angelo
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"Genius might be described as a supre...

"Genius might be described as a supreme capacity for getting its possessors into trouble of all kinds." โ€” Samuel Butler
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"Life is too deep for word...

"Life is too deep for words, so don't try to describe it, just live it." - C. S. Lewis
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If you can't describe what you are...

If you can't describe what you are doing as a process, you don't know what you're doing. --W. Edwards Deming
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I see your Isaac Newton quote about tact and ...

I see your Isaac Newton quote about tact and raise you this: "Tact: the ability to describe others as they see themselves." --Abraham Lincoln
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"Man is often lost in a technological, physiological, astrolog...

"Man is often lost in a technological, physiological, astrological lack of logical existence that can best be described as a whole lot of nothing lightly dashed with an obvious hint of Scotch."
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โ€œObsessed is a word th...

โ€œObsessed is a word that the lazy use to describe the dedicated.โ€ -unknown
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Elliptical motion, except of its important scientific meaning can describe cy...

Elliptical motion, except of its important scientific meaning can describe cynical enough all the things which are perfectly balanced. Such as feelings. Moving periodically towards their center and simulteniously towards the distant chaos.
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"...The marvellous was perhaps incommunicable: the moon of Ben...

"...The marvellous was perhaps incommunicable: the moon of Bengal is not the same as the moon of Yemen, but it deigns to be described with the same words." - Jorge Luis Borges (Averroes' Search)
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โ€œI started writing because I had to. Because my world was on f...

โ€œI started writing because I had to. Because my world was on fire and nobody was saying anything. Now my world is still on fire, but people keep applauding my ability to describe the flames.โ€ โ€”
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โ€œClosure is a greasy little word which, moreo...

โ€œClosure is a greasy little word which, moreover, describes a nonexistent condition. The truth is that nobody gets over anything.โ€ โ€”Martin Amis
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" Although I may descr...

" Although I may describe love, when I experience it I'm speechless"- rumi
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"Life is too deep for word...

"Life is too deep for words, so donโ€™t try to describe it, just live it." - C. S. Lewis
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"Life is too deep for word...

"Life is too deep for words, so donโ€™t try to describe it, just live it." - C. S. Lewis
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"Tact is the ability to d...

"Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves." - Abraham Lincoln
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โ€œIt would be possible to describe everything scientifically, ...

โ€œIt would be possible to describe everything scientifically, but it would make no sense; it would be without meaning, as if you described a Beethoven symphony as a variation of wave pressure.
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Even if there is only one possible unified theory, it is just a set of rules and eq...

Even if there is only one possible unified theory, it is just a set of rules and equations. What is it that breathes fire into the equations and makes a universe for them to describe? Why does the universe go to all the bother of existing? - Stephen Hawking
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Life is like a landscape. You live in the ...

Life is like a landscape. You live in the midst of it but can only describe it from the vantage point of distance. โ€” "Slim" Lindbergh
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"Love is just like a pear. Try to describe the...

"Love is just like a pear. Try to describe the shape of a pear. You can't really do it, just like you can't explain or describe love." - Dandelion
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"Heroes are made in the hour of defeat...

"Heroes are made in the hour of defeat. Success is, therefore, well described as a series of glorious defeats." โ€” Gandhi
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โ€œViolence can read like poetry. You just have to describ...

โ€œViolence can read like poetry. You just have to describe the act as if youโ€™re in love with the way your characters bleed.โ€ โ€• The Artist, The Audience and a Man Called Nothing
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โ€œPeople always feel compelled to sum you up, to presume that they have...

โ€œPeople always feel compelled to sum you up, to presume that they have you and can describe you. Thatโ€™s fine. But there are many stories inside of me and a lot I want to achieve outside of one flat note.โ€ -Heath Ledger
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"Tact is the ability to d...

"Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves." - Abraham Lincoln
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"Two eyes, two ears, a chin, a mouth, 10 fingers, two nipples, a butt, two kneec...

"Two eyes, two ears, a chin, a mouth, 10 fingers, two nipples, a butt, two kneecaps, a penis. I have just described to you the Lochness Monster, and the reward for its captureโ€ฆall the riches in Scotland. So I have one question, why are you here?"
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When someone describes themsel...

When someone describes themselves as a taxpayer, theyโ€™re about to be an asshole. - Demetri Martin
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You never, ever, tell others of your crimes, not unless they are so b...

You never, ever, tell others of your crimes, not unless they are so big as to be incapable of concealment, and then you describe them as policy or statecraft. -Bernard Cornwell (as Uhtred of Bebbanburg) *Sword Song*
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โ€œAll cruel people describe...

โ€œAll cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness.โ€ -Tennessee Williams
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"I am quite correctly desc...

"I am quite correctly described as more of a sponge than an inventor." - Thomas Edison
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Mental and emotional liberty are not so simple as they look... if the...

Mental and emotional liberty are not so simple as they look... if there is a wall between you and the world, it makes little difference whether you describe yourself as locked in or as locked out. - G.K. Chesterton
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"When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience ...

"When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience in nearly 40 years at sea, I merely say uneventful." - Edward Smith, 1907, five years before becoming captain of the Titanic
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You can't describe lonelin...

You can't describe loneliness. Maybe you can, but no one is there to listen - Unknown
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They say, they do not want me to curse in ...

They say, they do not want me to curse in my poems. O fools! How can I describe this many son of whores without cursing! - Can Yรผcel
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"There is no medium for psychology to re...

"There is no medium for psychology to reflect itself in: it can only portray itself in itself, and describe itself." โ€” Carl Jung
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"Obsessed is just a wo...

"Obsessed is just a word the lazy use to describe the dedicated." -Unknown
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"We can never, never describe all the features of the total si...

"We can never, never describe all the features of the total situation, not only because every situation is infinitely complex, but also because the total situation is the universe." - Alan Watts
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"The notion of "The Soul" can be described to be a comple...

"The notion of "The Soul" can be described to be a complex arrangements of random actions not affected by external forces which, by definition, is completely unpredictable." -DS
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'Anybody who describes it, does ...

'Anybody who describes it, does not know. And one who says he knows, does not know.' - J. Krishnamurti
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"Words can't describe what is sp...

"Words can't describe what is spoken in silence, from where the brilliance of life is so obvious." - Me
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