Single Quotes

"Look at how a single ca...

"Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the darkness" - Anne Frank
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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€œChina has not wasted a single penny ...

โ€œChina has not wasted a single penny on war, and thatโ€™s why theyโ€™re ahead of us. In almost every way.โ€ -- Jimmy Carter
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Looking for the exact wording of a quote that was posted here...

Looking for the exact wording of a quote that was posted here a while ago and the meaning was something along: โ€œa single man can be wise, the masses canโ€™tโ€ - any clue about the exact quote?
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The single biggest threat to ma...

The single biggest threat to man's continued dominance of the planet is the virus - Joshua Lederberg
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โ€œPeople are usually afraid of change because they fear ...

โ€œPeople are usually afraid of change because they fear the unknown. But the single greatest constant of history is that everything changes.โ€ โ€• Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus
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"One who has loved is never quite alone, though all the hills declare our solitude. Hav...

"One who has loved is never quite alone, though all the hills declare our solitude. Having known you, I am no more afraid, the essential singleness of blood and bone when dispossessed, comes never in return; one who has loved is never quite alone." --Jane Tyson Clement
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A single practical experienc...

A single practical experience is better than a million theoretical readings ~Kannada Proverb
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"Thousands of candles can be lighted from a sing...

"Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared."
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โ€œBeing single is bette...

โ€œBeing single is better than being lied to, cheated on and disrespected.โ€
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โ€œNever confuse a singl...

โ€œNever confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.โ€ โ€” F. Scott Fitzgerald
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โ€œYou do care,โ€ said Dumbledore. He had not flinched or made a single move to stop...

โ€œYou do care,โ€ said Dumbledore. He had not flinched or made a single move to stop Harry demolishing his office. His expression was calm, almost detached. โ€œYou care so much you feel as though you will bleed to death with the pain of it.โ€ - J.K. Rowling
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โ€œAll the great things are simple, and many c...

โ€œAll the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.โ€-Winston Churchill
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"From the saintly and single-...

"From the saintly and single-minded idealist to the fanatic is often but a step." - F. A. Hayek
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"A single straw breaks, bu...

"A single straw breaks, but the bundle of staws is strong." -- Tecumseh (modernized)
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โ€œThe most important single ingredient in...

โ€œThe most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.โ€ โ€” Theodore Roosevelt
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"Do the difficult things while they are easy and do ...

"Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step." - Lao Tzu
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Mankind is a single bod...

Mankind is a single body and each nation a part of that body. - Mustafa Kemal
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"A single death is a tra...

"A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic." โ€” Joseph Stalin
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"I'm single! I love being single! ...

"I'm single! I love being single! I haven't had this much sex since I was a Boy Scout leader!" -Frank Drebin
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"The truest communication with God is absolute, tot...

"The truest communication with God is absolute, total silence; there is not a single word in existence that can convey this communication." โ€”Bernadette Roberts
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You might not win every battle. There are going to be some really tough days. There mig...

You might not win every battle. There are going to be some really tough days. There might be several tough times in any given single day, but hopefully, this will help somebody to think, "This isn't easy; it is a fight, but I'm going to keep fighting" ~Jared Padalecki
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"There is surely nothing other than the single purpose of the present moment. A man's whole ...

"There is surely nothing other than the single purpose of the present moment. A man's whole life is a succession of moment after moment. There will be nothing else to do, and nothing else to pursue. Live being true to the single purpose of the moment." --Yamamoto Tsunetomo, Hagakure
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"The public wants to understand and learn ...

"The public wants to understand and learn in a single day, a single minute, what the artist has spent years learning." - Paul Gauguin
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โ€œThe creation of a single worl...

โ€œThe creation of a single world comes from a huge number of fragments and chaos.โ€ - Hayao Miyazaki
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It's not true that married men ...

It's not true that married men live longer than single men. It only seems longer. ...Henny Youngman
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โ€œThere isnโ€™t a single person ...

โ€œThere isnโ€™t a single person on this planet, who is entitled to treat you like crap.โ€ -Unknown
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Everyone dies alone. But if you meant something to some...

Everyone dies alone. But if you meant something to someone, if you helped someone, or loved someone. If even a single person remembers you, then maybe you never really die.
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"Being aware of a single shortcoming withi...

"Being aware of a single shortcoming within yourself is far more useful than being aware of a thousand in someone else." โ€”Dalai Lama
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โ€œIโ€™ve been absolutely terrified every moment of ...

โ€œIโ€™ve been absolutely terrified every moment of my life and Iโ€™ve never let it keep me from doing a single thing that I wanted to do.โ€ --Georgia Oโ€™Keefe
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Treasure every single mo...

Treasure every single moment you spend with someone you care about ~Kevin Jonas
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"A single sunbeam is enou...

"A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows." โ€”Saint Francis of Assisi
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โ€œWho of you by worrying can add a single hour t...

โ€œWho of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life? So if you cannot do such a small thing, why do you worry about the rest?โ€ - Jesus Christ
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โ€œI collect the lights, and hold them close. Iโ€™ve watched too many lights disperse, either by bein...

โ€œI collect the lights, and hold them close. Iโ€™ve watched too many lights disperse, either by being consumed by the dark, or fading with time. With each lost light, I shed a tear, in hopes of new light to be born from the reflections and refractions of my single tear.โ€ Aliana, the Goddess of Stars
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"Humans just lead short, boring, insignificant lives, so they make up stories to feel like they...

"Humans just lead short, boring, insignificant lives, so they make up stories to feel like they're a part of something bigger. They want to blame all the world's problems on some single enemy they can fight, instead of a complex network of interrelated forces beyond anyone's control." - Pearl
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"A journey of a thous...

"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step" - Confucius
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"A single death is a tra...

"A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic." โ€” Joseph Stalin
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"I've been absolutely terrified every moment of...

"I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life--and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do." - Georgia O'Keeffe
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Be willing to be a b...

Be willing to be a beginner every single morning - Meister Eckhart
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โ€œOf this life,...

โ€œOf this life, I have not, a single regret!โ€ -Raoh
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The Cockroach escapes from the Rattrap. The Ra...

The Cockroach escapes from the Rattrap. The Rat escapes from the Lion's cage. There's no single panacea, no single magic bullet. ~Infinite Radius
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"It is said that if you know your enemies and know yourself, you will not be imperiled in a h...

"It is said that if you know your enemies and know yourself, you will not be imperiled in a hundred battles; if you do not know your enemies but do know yourself, you will win one and lose one; if you do not know your enemies nor yourself, you will be imperiled in every single battle."
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"When you wash and dry a single spoon and give it yo...

"When you wash and dry a single spoon and give it your full attention, you are expressing care for the entire universe." โ€”Gary Thorp, โ€œThe Dust Beyond the Cushionโ€
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"Forget purpose. It's OK to be happy w...

"Forget purpose. It's OK to be happy without one. The quest for a single purpose has ruined many lives." โ€”James Altucher
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"We're all lights in the darkness for one another. When one light goes out, it mak...

"We're all lights in the darkness for one another. When one light goes out, it makes it that much more dark for the rest of us. The human eye can see a single candle from four miles away. You never know when your light is the only light someone can see."
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Sadness is: "When you try to find a si...

Sadness is: "When you try to find a single reason to make people stay and they try to find a single reason to leave you."
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"All of the books in the world contain no more information...

"All of the books in the world contain no more information than is broadcast as video in a single large American city in a single year. Not all bits have equal value." โ€” Carl Sagan
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Do the difficult things while they are easy and do th...

Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step- Laozi/ Lao Tzu
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"Women hate to see a succe...

"Women hate to see a successful man who is single, happy and doesn't need them." - ME
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โ€œwhat is a friend of ...

โ€œwhat is a friend of a single soul dwelling in two bodiesโ€ - Aristotle
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โ€œGood men and bad men alike are capable of weakness. The difference is simply that a bad ...

โ€œGood men and bad men alike are capable of weakness. The difference is simply that a bad man will be proud all his life of one good deed - while an honest man is hardly aware of his good acts, but remembers a single sin for years on end.โ€ - Vasily Grossman in Life and Fate
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โ€œI always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly woundi...

โ€œI always cheer up immensely if an attack is particularly wounding because I think, well, if they attack one personally, it means they have not a single political argument left.โ€ - Margaret Thatcher
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Death is the destination we all share, no one has ever...

Death is the destination we all share, no one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be because death is very likely the single best invention of life. Steve Jobs
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"Every single human soul has m...

"Every single human soul has more meaning and value than the whole of history." --Nikolai Berdyaev
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Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single ...

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. Buddha
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โ€œI believe every single person alive should get ...

โ€œI believe every single person alive should get everything they want, down to the very last detail. This could very well be because I, too, am a personโ€
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โ€œA single rose can be m...

โ€œA single rose can be my garden; a single friend, my world.โ€ โ€• Leo Buscaglia
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"A single death is a tra...

"A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic." โ€” Joseph Stalin
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"I would like to see every single soldier on every single side, just take off your helmet, unb...

"I would like to see every single soldier on every single side, just take off your helmet, unbuckle your kit, lay down your rifle, and sit down at the side of some shady lane and say, 'Nope, I ain't gonna kill nobody.' Plenty of rich folks want to fight, give them the guns." -Woody Guthrie
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"No single rai...

"No single raindrop thinks it caused the flood".
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Every single day, each of us gets to answer the question: Whatโ€™s worth living for? ...

Every single day, each of us gets to answer the question: Whatโ€™s worth living for? If you could only pursue one thing, what would you craft a life around and do every day? And what if real sacrifice was involvedโ€ฆ would you stick with it? - Chris Guillebeau
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"The flower which is single n...

"The flower which is single need not envy the thorns that are numerous." -- Rabindranath Tagore
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"When they are gone, you will remembe...

"When they are gone, you will remember every single opportunity you had to speak to them. And didn't" - Iain S. Thomas
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We are...

We are but a single dream.
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โ€œSheep only need a single flock, but people need two: ...

โ€œSheep only need a single flock, but people need two: one to belong to and make them feel comfortable, and another to blame all of society's problems on.โ€ โ€” James Rozoff
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โ€œViolence ...

โ€œViolence knows no single ideology.โ€
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Truth is dimensionless, Preception is multi-dim...

Truth is dimensionless, Preception is multi-dimensional, know everything or accept single thing; they all are the same, but just a part of fractal.
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Pray, v.: To ask that the laws of the uni...

Pray, v.: To ask that the laws of the universe be annulled in behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy. -- Ambrose Bierce
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" A single moment of misunderstanding is so pois...

" A single moment of misunderstanding is so poisonous, that it makes us forget the hundred loveable moments spent together within a minute." - Unknown
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โ€œDo the difficult things while they are easy and do ...

โ€œDo the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.โ€ โ€• Lao Tzu
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โ€œThe discovery of the endocannabinoid system is the single most important medi...

โ€œThe discovery of the endocannabinoid system is the single most important medical scientific discovery ever and will save more lives than the discovery and application of sterile surgical technique.โ€ โ€” Dr. David Allen, Cardiovascular Surgeon
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What is your favori...

What is your favorite single quote of all time from any source?
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"Life is much more successfully...

"Life is much more successfully looked at from a single window" F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
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โ€œHow wonderful it is that nobody n...

โ€œHow wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.โ€ โ€“Anne Frank
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"I like hearing myself talk. It is one of my greatest pleasures. I...

"I like hearing myself talk. It is one of my greatest pleasures. I often have long conversations all by myself. Sometimes I am so clever I don't understand a single word of what I am saying." - Oscar Wilde
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"When you're in love with someone, you want to talk abo...

"When you're in love with someone, you want to talk about every single thing in existence with them- while simultaneously saying nothing and just enjoying their presence."
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