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Picture quote by Voltaire about sense

Common sense is not so common. ⏤ Voltaire


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The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any. ⏤ Alice Walker


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To see victory only when it is within the ken of the common herd is not the acme of excellence.

Sun Tzu, philosopher

It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.

Robert Green Ingersoll, lawyer

Love and magic have a great deal in common. They enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice.

Nora Roberts, author

Even in the common affairs of life, in love, friendship, and marriage, how little security have we when we trust our happiness in the hands of others!

William Hazlitt, critic

I am the common man. I'm polite, I love my family and I play by the rules. And sometimes I get pushed around. That's my lifestyle, and that's what I try to bring to characters.

Eugene Levy, actor

My dear, I don't give a damn.

Margaret Mitchell, novelist

A nation is a society united by a delusion about its ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbours.

William Ralph Inge, clergyman

When you can do the common things in life in a uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.

George Washington Carver, scientist

The most common form of oppression is not believing in yourself.

Tim Fargo, author

Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense.

Julian Casablancas, musician

Whatever else may divide us, Europe is our common home; a common fate has linked us through the centuries, and it continues to link us today.

Leonid I. Brezhnev, statesman

I went to school, I went to college. I know how to read. Even though I lack common sense sometimes, I am book smart.

Nicole Polizzi, celebrity

Let us beware of common folk, of common sense, of sentiment, of inspiration, and of the obvious.

Charles Baudelaire, poet

We have too many intellectuals who are afraid to use the pistol of common sense.

Samuel Fuller, director

The terrorists whatever slogans they use have nothing in common with Islam.

Nursultan Nazarbayev, politician

I have seen so many extraordinary things, nothing seems extraordinary any more

Lewis Carroll, author

There is nothing more uncommon than common sense.

Frank Lloyd Wright, architect

In today's economy, it's more common to need two incomes to raise a family.

John Fisher, clergyman

We need a common enemy to unite us.

Condoleezza Rice, statesman

Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries.

Jimmy Carter, president

Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

It is common for those that are farthest from God, to boast themselves most of their being near to the Church.

Matthew Henry, clergyman

If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal portion, most people would be contented to take their own and depart.

Socrates, philosopher

A man of great common sense and good taste -- meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

Winning teams have the least amount of distractions. They have a really tight group of people working towards the same common goal.

Larry Dixon,

If we know anything about man, it's that he's not pacific. The temptation to butcher anyone considered undesirable seems to be a common temptation, not always resisted.

Larry Mcmurtry, writer

Ain't no man can avoid being born average, but there ain't no man got to be common.

Satchel Paige, athlete

It is now common knowledge that the average American gains 7 pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day.

Marilu Henner, actress

The offhand decision of some commonplace mind high in office at a critical moment influences the course of events for a hundred years.

Thomas Hardy, novelist

The fight against terror is a common imperative for democracies and must become so for all nations.

Lionel Jospin, statesman

Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.

Confucius, philosopher

Recognition of this kinship with the rest of the universe is necessary for understanding him, but his essential nature is defined by qualities found nowhere else, not by those he has in common with apes, fishes, trees, fire, or anything other than himself.

George G. Simpson,

The country needs and, unless I mistake its temper, the country demands bold, persistent, experimentation. It is common sense to take a method and try it, if it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.

Anthony Burgess, novelist

Requiring valid, photographic identification is a common sense step to ensure voter integrity and sound elections.

Sonny Perdue, politician

I think anybody would have to be with out common sense to think there weren't aliens. There are billions of planets, and I am convinced Earth is not the only one that's inhabited. It would be quite an ego trip to think that. I think about it all the time.

Sabrina Lloyd, actress

And all the books you've read have been read by other people. And all the songs you've loved have been heard by other people. And that girl that's pretty to you is pretty to other people. and that if you looked at these facts when you were happy, you would feel great because you are describing 'unity.

Stephen Chbosky, novelist

A flourishing, morally credible media is a vital component in the maintenance of genuinely public talk, argument about common good.

Rowan D. Williams, clergyman

Common sense varies among the young, as among the old.

John Edward Christopher Hill, historian

Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.

Denis Diderot, editor

My greatest strength is common sense. I'm really a standard brand - like Campbell's tomato soup or Baker's chocolate.

Katharine Hepburn, actress

Not a few other very eminent and scholarly men made the same request, urging that I should no longer through fear refuse to give out my work for the common benefit of students of Mathematics.

Nicolaus Copernicus, scientist

We on our part will stick to our independent foreign policy of peace, acting forever as a strong defender of world peace and a persistent proponent of common development.

Jinato Hu,

Common sense should tell us that there is no reason for civilians to have access to easily concealable handguns with the capability to shoot through body armor.

Carl Levin, politician

The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.

Gore Vidal, novelist

Every time you work, you have to do it all over again, to rid yourself of this dross. I suppose for a person who is not an artist or not attempting art, it is not dross, because it is the common exchange of everyday life.

Carl Andre, artist

It is a common delusion that you make things better by talking about them.

Rose Macaulay, novelist

We have a close, unshakable bond between the United States and Israel, and between the American and Israeli people. We share common values and a commitment to a democratic future for the world, and we are both committed to a two-state solution. But that doesn't mean that we're going to agree.

Hillary Clinton, politician

Absence - that common cure of love.

Lord Byron, poet

Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing.

William James, philosopher

Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.

Josh Billings, comedian

We must accept the fact that transport and communications will bring the world in close relations and the youth of the world should have standards and ideals in common.

Juliette Gordon Low, leader

Desire is individual. Happiness is common.

Julian Casablancas, musician

To many, Homer may appear lazy and a loser, but he's just much misguided. He's boorish, sure, but well meaning and, I guess, the one thing we have in common is the pursuit of lousy diets.

Dan Castellaneta, actor

Common sense is calculation applied to life.

Henri Frederic Amiel, philosopher

The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Werewolves are much more common animals than you might think.

Daniel Pinkwater, author

We simply must look beyond partisan goals and find common ground as Americans. It is imperative that the Members of Congress recognize that partisanship will not serve the American people.

Michael Crapo, politician

Life is lived in common, but not in community.

Michael Harrington, writer

Fortunate people often have very favorable beginnings and very tragic endings. What matters isn't being applauded when you arrive - for that is common - but being missed when you leave.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

And of course we are familiar with the English common law rule of thumb that said a man could in fact use a stick no bigger than his thumb to discipline his wife and family.

Patricia Ireland, activist

I am very sure that any man of common understanding may, by culture, care, attention, and labor, make himself what- ever he pleases, except a great poet.

Lord Chesterfield, statesman

Nothing in the world is more common than unsuccessful people with talent.

Brian Tracy, motivational speaker

The exact measure of the progress of civilization is the degree in which the intelligence of the common mind has prevailed over wealth and brute force.

George Bancroft, historian

I want to look at life - at the commonplaces of existence - as if we had just turned a corner and run into it for the first time.

Christopher Fry, playwright

There is still no cure for the common birthday.

John Glenn, astronaut

Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.

Horace, poet

I hope we will not so characterize religious people as being so narrow and so biased towards people not of their own religion that they cannot even work with them in this common cause to which you say they are committed.

Barney Frank, politician

That future depends on the values of self-government, our sense of duty, loyalty, self-confidence and regard for the common good. We are a diverse country, and getting more diverse. And these virtues are what keep this great country together.

Jeff Miller, politician

Whatever life may really be, it is to us an abstraction: for the word is a generalised term to signify that which is common to all animals and plants, and which is not directly operative in the inorganic world.

Oliver Joseph Lodge, physicist

Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense.

Helen Rowland, writer

If we really wish to put an end to our ongoing international and social problems we must eventually declare Earth and all of its resources as the common heritage of all the world's people.

Jacque Fresco, inventor

During the time men live without a common power to keep them all in awe, they are in that conditions called war; and such a war, as if of every man, against every man.

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

We have common enemies today. It's called childhood poverty. It's called cancer. It's called AIDS. It's called Parkinson's. It's called Muscular Dystrophy.

Jerry Doyle, actor

I retired from public Business from a thorough Conviction that it was not in my Power to do any Good, and very much disgusted with Measures, which appeared to me inconsistent with common Policy and Justice.

George Mason, statesman

The problem is that agencies sometimes lose sight of common sense as they create regulations.

Fred Thompson, politician

Verse, singing, and speech have a common origin.

Jean Philippe Rameau, composer

It will, of course, be understood that directly or indirectly, soon or late, every advance in the sciences of human nature will contribute to our success in controlling human nature and changing it to the advantage of the common weal.

Edward Thorndike, psychologist

The myths underlying our culture and underlying our common sense have not taught us to feel identical with the universe, but only parts of it, only in it, only confronting it - aliens.

Alan Watts, philosopher

Emphasis on the common emotive or affective origins of music and words in the first cries of humankind undermines words.

Jean Philippe Rameau, composer

I understand the common man because I understand me in that regard at least.

Vince McMahon, entertainer

We all have a common goal, and we know it's all for our future good.

Marta Kristen, actress

My first book is really about heat. That book, for me, was an exploration of heat as ingredient. Why we don't talk about heat as an ingredient, I don't quite understand, because it is the common ingredient to all cooking processes.

Alton Brown, entertainer

There are plenty of opportunities for common grounds that we need to explore and strengthen. The Hispanic community has a strong affinity for our relationship with Israel.

Robert Menendez, politician

Alabama citizens, like the vast majority of Americans, respect and value the meaning of decency, and appreciate public institutions that reflect the common values of our society.

Mike Rogers, politician

Writing, I'm convinced, should be a subversive activity - frowned on by the authorities - and not one cooed over and praised beyond common sense by some teacher.

Dan Simmons, author

There are many domestic issues that give us a lot of common ground to work on. Health, education and immigration are among the areas where we share mutual goals and aspirations. There are also many values that we share as a communities.

Robert Menendez, politician

I believe that this is not only the view of the people on both sides of the Strait. It is also the common expectation of the US, Japan and the international community.

Chen Shui-bian, statesman

Certainly one of the more common experiences in the jazz field is discovering someone new. Improvising musicians are capable of being musical travelers, voyagers. We want to join in on whatever we hear. There is a freedom to wander the musical landscape.

Gary Burton, musician

Business and the state have a common interest; not an adversarial interest.

Roy Barnes, politician

What it missing, I think, is this notion of the common good.

Susan George, activist

Am I a criminal? The world knows I'm not a criminal. What are they trying to put me in jail for? You've lost common sense in this society because of religious fanaticism and dogma.

Jack Kevorkian, activist

I want to block some common misunderstandings about "understanding": In many of these discussions one finds a lot of fancy footwork about the word "understanding."

John Searle, philosopher

If you're talking about Java in particular, Python is about the best fit you can get amongst all the other languages. Yet the funny thing is, from a language point of view, JavaScript has a lot in common with Python, but it is sort of a restricted subset.

Guido van Rossum, scientist

My opinion was that if we had a common enemy we should get together commonly.

Julius Rosenberg, criminal

Oh absolutely. I had the pleasure to get to know a lot of really talented young actors before they even really hit it big. And yet what we all had and shared in common was a love for movies.

Chad Lowe, actor

Nothing of the kind; they do all these things in their houses and sheds, with common charcoal fires, and a quantity of straw to stop up the crevices in the doors and windows.

Robert Fortune, scientist

So there's always been this clash between what is the public good - that which belongs to all of us in common - and what can be exploited for a private interest.

Neil Abercrombie, politician

Mankind are divided into sects, and individuals think very differently on religious subjects, from the purest motives; and that gracious common Parent, who loves all his children alike, beholds with approbation every one who worships him in sincerity.

Joseph Lancaster, educator

Some fine day, Democrats may figure out how to get on the right side of the value divide - how to define America as a place of the common good and not a playground of the strong.

Todd Gitlin, sociologist

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