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William Hazlitt
John Ruskin
Aldous Huxley
Alexander Pope
G. K. Chesterton
Thomas Fuller
Joseph Addison
Charles Dickens
W. H. Auden
Winston Churchill
William Blake

Quotes and sayings from famous english authors
You're under no obligation to be the same person you were 5 minutes ago. Alan Watts

Look up to the sky. You’ll never find rainbows if you’re looking down. Charlie Chaplin

It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change. Charles Darwin

A day without laughter is a day wasted. Charlie Chaplin

If you're going through hell, keep going. Winston Churchill

The chains of habit are generally too weak to be felt, until they are too strong to be broken. Samuel Johnson

Feelings are like chemicals, the more you analyze them the worse they smell. Charles Kingsley

Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. Winston Churchill

Sometimes it is the people who no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine. Alan Turing

Public opinion is no more than this: what people think that other people think. Alfred Austin

We know what we are, but know not what we may be. William Shakespeare

Haters never win. I just think that's true about life, because negative energy always costs in the end. Tom Hiddleston

Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst. English Proverbs
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There's nothing quite as frightening as someone who knows they are right. Michael Faraday

Expectation is the root of all heartache. William Shakespeare

To come to your senses you have to go out of your mind. Alan Watts
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The world is a tradgedy to those who feel, but a comedy to those who think. Horace Walpole

A loving heart is the truest wisdom. Charles Dickens
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Not the fruit of experience but experience itself, is the end. Walter Pater

In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can. Michael Korda

The deepest sin against the human mind is to believe things without evidence. Thomas Huxley

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible. Arthur C. Clarke

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. William Shakespeare

See first, think later, then test. But always see first. Otherwise you will only see what you were expecting. Most scientists forget that. Douglas Adams

Happiness is not a state to arrive at, rather, a manner of traveling. Samuel Johnson

Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. William Shakespeare

He that seeks trouble never misses. English Proverbs

Never stop. Never stop fighting. Never stop dreaming. Tom Hiddleston

If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius. Joseph Addison

Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive. Brian Clough

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