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Majority rule only works if you're also
considering individual rights,
because you can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt

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Life is pretty simple:
You do some stuff.
Most fails. Some works.
You do more of what works.
- Leonardo da Vinci

"Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!"
Nothing beside remains. Round the decay
Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare,
The lone and level sands stretch far away.
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

Good works are links that form a chain of love.
- Mother Teresa

 

This communicating of a man's self to his friend
works two contrary effects;
for it redoubleth joys, and cutteth griefs in half.
- Francis Bacon

Love is the great miracle cure.
Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
- Louise L. Hay

Man becomes great exactly in the degree
in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

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Great works are performed not by strength,
but by perseverance.
- Samuel Johnson

All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy.
What right have we then to depreciate imagination.
- Carl Jung

Optimism is the harmony between man's spirit
and of God pronouncing His works good.
- Helen Keller

Capitalism works better from every perspective when
the economic decision makers are forced to share power
with those who will be affected by those decisions.
- Barney Frank

Design works if it's authentic, inspired,
and has a clear point of view.
It can't be a collection of input.
- Ron Johnson

A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket
and rejoices that the system works.
- Bill Vaughan

My own gratitude list begins with health, family, friends,
and the beauty around me - from the butterflies and rainbows,
to the dolphins, to the birds, to the works produced by the human hand.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our individual lives cannot, generally,
be works of art unless the social order is also.
- Charles Horton Cooley

There are two theories on hitting the knuckleball.
Unfortunately, neither of them works.
- Charley Lau

When a marriage works, nothing on earth can take its place.
- Helen Gahagan

It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards.
- Lewis Carroll

What does it profit, my brethren,
if someone says he has faith but does not have works?
Can faith save him?
- James 2:14

Design is not just what it looks like and feels like.
Design is how it works.
- Steve Jobs

When a man wantonly destroys one of the works of man we call him a vandal.
When he destroys one of the works of god we call him a sportsman.
- Joseph Wood Krutch

Those who look for the laws of Nature as a support
for their new works collaborate with the creator.
- Antonio Gaudi

And on the pedestal these words appear:
`My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings:
'Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!'
Nothing beside remains. Round the decay
Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare,
The lone and level sands stretch far away.
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal
government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination.
- Ronald Reagan

More books, more racing and more foolishness with cars
and motorcycles are in the works.
- Brock Yates

Whenever I fail as a father or husband...
a toy and a diamond always works.
- Shahrukh Khan

The only rock I know that stays steady,
the only institution I know that works,
is the family.
- Lee Iacocca

You can't stay the same.
If you're a musician and a singer, you have to change,
that's the way it works.
- Van Morrison

An actor works with their soul and their thought.
- Monica Bellucci

Many works of the ancients have become fragments.
Many works of the moderns are fragments at the time of their origin.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

I have always tried to hide my efforts and wished my
works to have a light joyousness of springtime which
never lets anyone suspect the labors it has cost me.
- Henri Matisse

Our works decay and disappear but God gentlest works
stay looking down on the ruins we toil to rear.
- Walter Smith

In science, read, by preference, the newest works;
in literature,
the oldest.
The classic literature is always modern.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

I do not deny that I have made drawings and watercolors of an erotic nature.
But they are always works of art.
Are there no artists who have done erotic pictures?
- Egon Schiele

Well, don't tell Steve Niles but I just don't think horror works in comics.
- Robert Kirkman

The creator of the universe works in mysterious ways.
But he uses a base ten counting system and likes round numbers.
- Scott Adams

I describe my works as books, but my publishers in Spain,
in the United States, and elsewhere insist on calling them novels.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Democracy no longer works for the poor if politicians
treat them as a separate race.
- Frank Field

I believe that all my work explores the human desire
or obsession for utopias,
and the structure of all my works is the search for
utopias lost and rediscovered.
- Marguerite Young

Chris Columbus was really interesting to watch how he works with children.
- David R. Ellis

I know nothing about platonic love except that it is
not to be found in the works of Plato.
- Edgar Jepson

Sometimes it works, sometimes it fails,
but that's what we face when we're dealing with improvisation.
- Jan Garbarek

Man is a beautiful machine that works very badly.
- H. L. Mencken

We must lead in a different way...
We must have an active president, who gives strong
direction and works with the government for its implementation.
- Lionel Jospin

Some people say that practice makes perfect but I just
feel that the repetition works against me and I start
thinking too far ahead during a show.
- Rick Allen

I think what actually works best is local-level individual
targeting of key leadership nodes.
- John Abizaid

A world in which elves exist and magic works offers
greater opportunities to digress and explore.
- Terry Brooks

My countrymen have the right to shake my hand and talk to me if they so wish.
Don't forget that their support and their reading of
my works is what brought me the Nobel prize.
- Naguib Mahfouz

Most works of art, like most wines, ought to be consumed
in the district of their fabrication.
- Simone Weil

The creative works of the entertainment industry belong
to the millions of people who make them and are not
for others to steal or unlawfully distribute.
- Dan Glickman

The only things in my life that compatibly exists with
this grand universe are the creative works of the human spirit.
- Ansel Adams

Suicide bombers caused us more than 50 percent of our casualties.
The fence works.
There is a decline in the number of those terrorist
attacks against Israelis.
- Silvan Shalom

Conservative talk radio works because there are lots
of conservatives who are convinced that they are not
getting the whole story from the regular media.
- Paul Weyrich

Hierarchy works well in a stable environment.
- Mary Douglas

I'm an artist who works with pictures and words.
Sometimes that stuff ends up in different kinds of
sites and contexts which determine what it means and looks like.
- Barbara Kruger

Art and works of art do not make an artist;
sense and enthusiasm and instinct do.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Could we have entered into the mind of Sir Isaac Newton,
and have traced all the steps by which he produced his great works,
we might see nothing very extraordinary in the process.
- Joseph Priestley

Narrative art, the novel, from Murasaki to Proust,
has produced great works of poetry.
- Eugenio Montale

Theories of love are found in the works of scientists,
philosophers, and theologians.
- Mortimer Adler

Life is the most versatile thing under the sun;
and in the pursuit of life and character the author
who works in a groove works in blinkers.
- Laurence Housman

My dad has no control over who works with me.
Me, me and me alone has to take responsibility for anything.
- Shane MacGowan

The Gita is the greatest gospel of spiritual works
ever yet given to the race.
- Sri Aurobindo

Management by objective works - if you know the objectives.
Ninety percent of the time you don't.
- Peter Drucker

Comedy always works best when it is mean-spirited.
- John Cleese

Why are empirical questions about how the mind works
so weighted down with political and moral and emotional baggage?
- Steven Pinker

All sensitive people agree that there is a peculiar
emotion provoked by works of art.
- Clive Bell

Logic works, metaphysics contemplates.
- Joseph Joubert

We all drew on the comfort which is given out by the major works of Mozart,
which is as real and material as the warmth given up by a glass of brandy.
- Rebecca West

I could never hold a job for more than three months,
which works out well because that's how long a movie shoots.
- Dennis Quaid

Every great batter works on the theory that the pitcher
is more afraid of him than he is of the pitcher.
- Ty Cobb

There are two ways to write error-free programs;
only the third one works.
- Alan Perlis


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