Don Marquis Quotes

Don Marquis Quotes: fire is beautiful and we know that if we get too close it will kill us but what does that matter it is better to be happy for a moment and be burned up with beauty than to live a long time and be bored all the while
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Don Marquis Quote: The most pleasant and useful persons are those who leave some of the problems of the universe for God to worry about.
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Quotes about Don Marquis: There is bound to be a certain amount of trouble running any country. If you are president, the trouble happens to you. But if you are a tyrant you can arrange things so that most of the trouble happens to other people.
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Quote about Don Marquis: No form of government matters nearly as much as the spirit and intelligence brought to the administration of any form of government.
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Don Marquis Sayings: The trouble with the public is that there is too much of it; what we need in public is less quantity and more quality.
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Don Marquis Saying: Too many creatures both insects and humans estimate their own value by the amount of minor irritation they are able to cause to greater personalities than themselves.
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Sayings about Don Marquis: Yes, he's got all them different kinds of thoroughbred blood in him, and he's got other kinds you ain't mentioned and that you ain't slick enough to see.
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Saying about Don Marquis: A fierce unrest seethes at the core, of all existing things:, it was the eager wish to soar, that gave the gods their wings.
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Don Marquis Quotes: I once heard the survivors of a colony of ants that had been partially obliterated by a cow's foot seriously debating the intention of the gods towards their civilization.
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Don Marquis Quote: There is always a comforting thought in time of trouble when it is not our trouble.
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Quotes about Don Marquis: Give up the dream that Love may trick the fates To live again somewhere beyond the gleam Of dying stars, or shatter the strong gates Some god has builded high; give up the dream.
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Quote about Don Marquis: If a child shows himself incorrigible, he should be decently and quietly beheaded at the age of twelve, lest he grow to maturity, marry, and perpetuate his kind.
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Don Marquis Sayings: Blood will tell, but often it tells too much.
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Don Marquis Saying: Of middle age the best that can be said is that a middle-aged person has likely learned how to have a little fun in spite of his troubles.
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