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If you're not very clever you should be conciliatory.

Diefenbaker John


There is no proverb that is not true.

Galbraith John Kenneth


I made it a rule to forbear all direct contradictions to the sentiments of others, and all positive assertion of my own. I even forbade myself the use of every word or expression in the language that imported a fixed opinion, such as "certainly", "

Galbraith John Kenneth


Defeat is worse than death because you have to live with defeat.

Galbraith John Kenneth


It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.

John Kennedy


Beggars should be no choosers.

John Kenneth Galbraith


... relaxed in the manner of a man who has no need to put up a front of any kind.

Ke John F.


Historians have now definitely established that Juan Cabrillo, discoverer of California, was not looking for Kansas, thus setting a precedent that continues to this day.

Keats John


Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.

Kennedy John F.


Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.

Kennedy John F.


Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.

Kennedy John F.


For courage mounteth with occasion.

Kennedy John F.


If a man has talent and cannot use it, he has failed.

Kennedy John Fitzgerald


Relations are simply a tedious pack of people, who haven't the remotest knowledge of how to live, nor the smallest instinct about when to die.

Kennedy John


God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.

Keynes John Maynard


Envy is a pain of mind that successful men cause their neighbors.

Keynes John Maynard


Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.

Keynes John Maynard


The coast was clear.

Locke John


You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.

Rockefeller John D.


Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *___and* fresher

Updike John


Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.

Updike John





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