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For if there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

Augustine


Time as he grows old teaches all things.

Augustine Norman


I'll turn over a new leaf.

Augustine Norman


Don't steal; thou'lt never thus compete successfully in business. Cheat.

Augustine Norman


A man said to the Universe: "Sir, I exist!" "However," replied the Universe, "the fact has not created in me a sense of obligation."

Augustine Norman


It is impossible to enjoy idling thoroughly unless one has plenty of work to do.

Augustine Norman


In the olden days in England, you could be hung for stealing a sheep or a loaf of bread. However, if a sheep stole a loaf of bread and gave it to you, you would only be tried for receiving, a crime punishable by forty lashes with the cat or the dog,

Augustine Norman


He knows not how to know who knows not also how to unknow.

Augustine Norman


Waste not fresh tears over old griefs.

Augustine Saint


Let sleeping dogs lie.

Augustine St.


He has not acquired a fortune; the fortune has acquired him.

Augustine St.


In case of fire, stand in the hall and shout "Fire!"

Augustine St.


"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Augustine St.





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In a country where the sole employer is the State, opposition means death by slow starvation. The old principle: Who does not work shall not eat, has been replaced by a new one: Who does not obey shall not eat.
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