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"Ah, happiness courts the light, so we deem the world is gay, but misery hides aloof, so we deem that misery there is none." - Herman Melville

"Ah, happiness courts the light so we deem the world is gay. But misery hides aloof so we deem that misery there is none." - Herman Melville

"They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price." - Khalil Gibran

"I am a Zionist, an ardent supporter of Israel, its defender when I deem Israel to be right and its critic when I deem it to be wrong." - Theodore Bikel

"Of all evil I deem you capable: therefore I want the good from you." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"But if you deem them worthy, people deserve a second chance." - RuPaul

"There comes forever something between us and what we deem our happiness." - Lord Byron

"There comes For ever something between us and what We deem our happiness." - Lord Byron

"The whole universe is change and life itself is but what you deem it" - Marcus Aurelius

"There is no crime of which I do not deem myself capable." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth." - Plato

"Why should I deem myself to be a chisel, when I could be the artist?" - Friedrich Schiller

"God does not deem you to be lucky or unlucky... you're mindset does." - Robert Kiyosaki

"I should never deem a man of ordinary caliber worthy of my devotion." - Kate Chopin

"I live my life as I deem appropriate and fitting; I offer no apologies, no explanations." - Aaron Burr

"Because we find somethings distasteful is not justification enough for us to deem them criminal." - Moby

"What right does Congress have to go around making laws just because they deem it necessary?" - Marion Barry

"Deem no man happy until he passes the edo fhis life without suffering grief." - Sophocles

"The rose looks fair, but fairer we it deem For that sweet odour which doth in it live." - William Shakespeare

"Doing what has never been done before is intellectually seductive, whether or not we deem it practical." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"How many things served us but yesterday as articles of faith, which today we deem but fables?" - Michel De Montaigne

"It many times falls out that we deem ourselves much deceived by others because we first deceive ourselves." - Anonymous

"A strong conceit is rich; so most men deem: If not to be, 'tis comfort yet to seem." - John Marston

"But nature did not deem it her business to make the discovery of her laws easy for us." - Albert Einstein

"Those that deem politics beneath their dignity are doomed to be governed by those of lesser talents." - Aristotle

"Men are egotists, and not all tolerant of one man's selfhood; they do not always deem the amities elective." - Edmund Clarence Stedman

"Sometimes the ancestors deem certain information so important that they send it to the subconscious mind without being consciously asked." - Luisah Teish

"Auguries are oft subtle...and dangerous - thou may deem they mean one thing when they mean something else altogether." - Dennis L. McKiernan

"To feel more fulfilled your actions and activities need to be in alignment with what you deem important." - Deborah Day

"To rise by others' fall I deem a losing gain; All states with others' ruins built To ruin run amain." - Robert Southwell

"Mortals deem that the gods are begotten as they are, and have clothes like theirs, and voice and form." - Xenophanes

"Nature does not always conform to our predispositions and preferences, to what we deem comfortable and easy to understand." - Carl Sagan

"I am a man, and nothing that concerns a man do I deem a matter of indifference to me." - Jean Racine

"I just want people to see what I deem as a war for no reason, but only for greed." - Robert Cray

"It many times falls out that we deem ourselves much deceived in others because we first deceived ourselves." - Philip Sidney

"I know of no title that I deem more honorable than that of Professor of the Harvard Law School." - Felix Frankfurter

"To be generous, guiltless, and of a free disposition is to take those things for bird-bolts that you deem cannon-bullets." - William Shakespeare

"Remember: even the smallest drop of God's strength is more than enough to cover our frailties, our shortcomings, and the places where we deem ourselves weak." - Lysa TerKeurst

"Deem not life a thing of consequence. For look at the yawning void of the future, and at that other limitless space, the past." - Marcus Aurelius

"I should deem a man-of-war incomplete without a body of Marines...imbued with that esprit that has so long characterized the "Old Corps."" - Joshua R. Sands

"For in truth it is life that gives unto life-while you, who deem yourself a giver, are but a witness." - Khalil Gibran

"We deny the parts of ourselves that we deem unacceptable rather than accepting the fact that we're all less than perfect." - Richard Carlson

"But ne'er to a seductive lay let faith be given; Nor deem that light that leads astray is light from Heaven." - William Wordsworth

"Her cheek had the pale pearly pink Of sea shells, the world's sweetest tint, as though She lived, one-half might deem, on roses sopp'd In pearly dew." - Philip James Bailey

"We deem those happy who, from the experience of life, have learned to bear its ills, without being overcome by them." - Juvenal

"Nor deem the irrevocable Past, As wholly wasted, wholly vain, If, rising on its wrecks, at last To something nobler we attain." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Many teenagers are tormented by terrors they deem private and personal. They do not know that their anxieties and doubts are universal." - Haim Ginott

"Nor less I deem that there are Powers Which of themselves our minds impress; That we can feed this mind of ours In a wise passiveness" - William Wordsworth

"We do not die because we have to die; we die because one day, and not so long ago, our consciousness was forced to deem it necessary." - Antonin Artaud

"May I deem the wise man rich, and may I have such a portion of gold as none but a prudent man can either bear or employ." - Plato

"Even if misfortune is only good for bringing a fool to his senses, it would still be just to deem it good for something." - Jean De La Fontaine

"The whole universe is change and life itself is but what you deem it - either gratefully better than or bitterly worse than something else that you alone choose." - Marcus Aurelius

"Nor deem the irrevocable Past As wholly wasted, wholly vain, If, rising on its wrecks, at last To something nobler we attain." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"I'm not really interested in courting controversy, but I am interested in exploring issues that other people would deem to be controversial." - Irvine Welsh

"Congress in the immigration law gives the president the power to restrict or suspend the entry of people he may deem appropriate." - John Yang

"To succeed [,] consider what is as though it were past, deem yourself inevitable and take credit for it. If you no longer believe, enlarge the temple." - W S Merwin

"We deem our love so infinite Because the Lord is everywhere, And love awakening is made bright And bathed in that diviner air." - George William Russell

"We go on our enchanted way And deem our hours immortal hours, Who are but shadow kings that play With mirrored majesties and powers." - George William Russell

"Mercury is the deity whom they chiefly worship, and on certain days they deem it right to sacrifice to him even with human victims." - Tacitus

"Nor less I deem that there are Powers Which of themselves our minds impress; That we can feed this mind of ours In a wise passiveness." - William Wordsworth

"Some men look at constitutions with sanctimonious reverence, and deem them like the ark of the covenant, too sacred to be touched." - Thomas Jefferson

"I can not sing the old songs now! It is not that I deem them low; 'T is that I can't remember how They go." - Charles Stuart Calverley

"I cannot sing the old songs now! It is not that I deem them low, 'Tis that I can't remember how They go." - Charles Stuart Calverley

"There were people who incorporated melody before me, but I would deem myself the first person to successfully rap and sing." - Drake

"I have nothing against interviews. I don't pursue them. When people I work for deem it appropriate, I'm perfectly willing to serve." - Tommy Lee Jones

"I can not sing the old songs now! It is not that I deem them low, 'Tis that I can't remember how They go." - Charles Stuart Calverley

"Being an indie queen, people think I have all these choices. Like I've just been sitting around waiting for the best indie film that I deem acceptable." - Parker Posey

"We deem those happy who from the experience of life have learnt to bear its ills without being overcome by them." - Carl Jung

"Honestly, I have a tendency to date dorks. Which means that a lot of times, I date guys that no one else would deem to be a hunk." - Ivanka Trump

"Sometimes what we deem a failure at the time it happens actually serves to foster a change within us that creates an even greater success down the road." - Marianne Williamson

"I deem as heroic those who have the harder task, face it unflinchingly and live. In this world women do that." - James Salter

"I deem no government safe which is under the vassalage of any self-constituted authorities, or any other authority than that of the nation, or its regular functionaries." - Thomas Jefferson

"People have sought to adjust the truth to the hour instead of adjusting the hour to the truth, and in diplomacy they have endeavoured to bring about as much of the reality as they deem wise." - Alice Bailey

"The diffusion of information and the arraignment of all abuses at the bar of public reason, I deem [one of] the essential principles of our government, and consequently [one of] those which ought to shape its administration." - Thomas Jefferson

"I abominate war as Unchristian. I hold it the greatest of human crimes. I deem it to involve all others,-violence, blood, rapine, fraud; everything that can deform the character, alter the nature, and debase the name of man." - Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

"It adds up, but I deem it all necessary, even the camera gear. I enjoy photographing the otherworldly colors and shapes presented in the convoluted depths of slot canyons and the prehistoric artwork preserved in their alcoves." - Aron Ralston

"Do not think that what is hard for thee to master is impossible for man; but if a thing is possible and proper to man, deem it attainable by thee." - Marcus Aurelius

"O, how much more doth beauty beauteous seem By that sweet ornament which truth doth give: The rose looks fair, but fairer we it deem For that sweet odor which doth in it live." - William Shakespeare

"The mountains look on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea; And musing there an hour alone I dream'd that Greece might still be free. For standing on the Persians' grave I could not deem myself a slave." - Lord Byron

"Tyranny Is far the worst of treasons. Dost thou deem None rebels except subjects? The prince who Neglects or violates his trust is more A brigand than the robber-chief." - Lord Byron

"Neutrality is no favorite with Providence, for we are so formed that it is scarcely possible for us to stand neuter in our hearts, although we may deem it prudent to appear so in our actions." - Charles Caleb Colton

"If I should die to-night, My friends would look upon my quiet face Before they laid it in its resting-place, And deem that death had left it almost fair." - Robert C. V. Meyers

"I abominate war as Unchristian. I hold it the greatest of human crimes. I deem it to involve all others, - violence, blood, rapine, fraud; everything that can deform the character, alter the nature, and debase the name of man." - Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux

"Let Nepos place Caeretan wine on table, and you will deem it Setine. But he does not give it to all the world; he drinks it only with a trio of friends." - Marcus Valerius Martial

"We do ourselves wrong, and too meanly estimate the holiness above us, when we deem that any act or enjoyment good in itself, is not good to do religiously." - Nathaniel Hawthorne

"I don't know how a judge can concentrate on being fair and impartial when he or she is faced with possible jail time for making a decision that others deem incorrect." - Sandra Day O'Connor

"To God all things are beautiful, good, and right; human beings, on the other hand, deem some things right and others wrong. It would not be better if things happened to people just as they wish." - Heraclitus

"We deem those happy who, from the experience of life, have learned to bear its ills, without being overcome by them. [Lat., Ducimus autem Hos quoque felices, qui ferre incommoda vitae, Nec jactare jugum vita didicere magistra.]" - Juvenal

"A society whose moral ideas, inhibit their own defense will always suffer defeat by the very predators they deem immoral. In any conflict the boundaries of behavior are defined by the party that cares the least about morality." - Randy Wayne White

"Of all evil I deem you capable: Therefore I want good from you. Verily, I have often laughed at the weaklings who thought themselves good because they had no claws." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"To deem us simply enemies is to lose the true flavor of our relationship. It was more like the two of us entered into a business partnership in order to more efficiently pursue our mutual interest of hating each other." - Patrick Rothfuss

"The pope being informed of the great increase of Protestantism, in the year 1542 sent inquisitors to Venice to make an inquiry into the matter, and apprehend such as they might deem obnoxious persons." - John Foxe

"While the principles of our Constitution give just latitude to inquiry, every citizen faithful to it will deem embodied expressions of discontent and open outrages of law and patriotism as dishonorable as they are injurious" - Thomas Jefferson

"And no one knows that better than those who kill for policy, clandestinely or openly, as do the governments of the world, which kill in the name of god and country or for whatever reason they deem appropriate." - Richard Ramirez

"Slowly but surely I began to see the pattern of questions: from questions that Mr.Gilmer did not deem sufficiently irrelevant or immaterial to object to, Atticus was quietly building up before the jury the picture of the Ewell's home life." - Harper Lee

"Whatever we are directed to pray for, we are also exhorted to work for; we are not permitted to mock Jehovah, asking that of Him which we deem not worth our pains to acquire." - Elias Lyman Magoon

"When with all thy heart thou strivest to live with truth and love, couldst thou do anything better?... If this be thy life, thou shalt not deem it a misfortune to lack the things men most crave and toil for." - John Lancaster Spalding

"Wahabbis think that holy sites are a manifestation of polytheism. They deem anyone who opposes them to be polytheist. They believe Shias, Sunnis, and the Islamic world are polytheist." - Mohammad-Ali Taskhiri

"Our chiefs said 'Done,' and I did not deem it; Our seers said 'Peace,' and it was not peace; Earth will grow worse till men redeem it, And wars more evil, ere all wars cease." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Keep death and exile daily before thine eyes, with all else that men deem terrible, but more especially Death. Then wilt thou never think a mean thought, nor covet anything beyond measure. (161)." - Epictetus

"The habit of the religious way of thinking has biased our mind so grievously that we are - terrified at ourselves in our nakedness and naturalness; it has degraded us so that we deem ourselves depraved by nature, born devils." - Max Stirner

"As you know, I am not a writer but a Party functionary. But like every Communist I consider myself to have been mobilized by Party propaganda and deem it my duty to participate actively in the work of our press." - Leonid Brezhnev

"The fallacy in the progressive critique is the egalitarian dogma that no one should get more than what liberals deem is a 'fair' reward, nor should there be any risk to anyone to fail." - Robert Agostinelli

"I deem we have still much to do and will of course strive for stabilizing the situation in the country and continuing reforms. I am confident in success. All we need at this point is public order." - Serzh Sargsyan

"Let us resolve: First, to attain the grace of silence; second, to deem all fault finding that does no good a sin; third, to practice the grade and virtue of praise." - Harriet Beecher Stowe

"As a member of this court I am not justified in writing my private notions of policy into the Constitution, no matter how deeply I may cherish them or how mischievous I may deem their disregard." - Felix Frankfurter

"Communism is a proposition to structure the world more reasonably, a proposition for changing the world. As such, we have to analyze it and, if we deem it reasonable, act upon it." - Friedrich Durrenmatt

"I learned a couple things. The government can do to you whatever they want. They can break the laws, federal laws, as they see fit... You can't turn laws on and off as you deem fit." - Steven Hatfill

"Neutrality is no favorite with Providence, for we are so formed that it is scarcely possible for us to stand neuter in our hearts, although we may deem it prudent to appear so in our actions" - Charles Caleb Colton

"I wear clothes that most people in the Midwest would probably deem inappropriate at my age. And I rock a bikini all summer long. I know that it's not normal, but I just don't care. I live once." - Liz Phair

"I deem it established, then, that the Constitution does not recognize property in man, but leaves that question, as between the states, to the law of nature and of nations." - William H Seward

"Bernard Shaw remains the only model we have of what the citizen of a democracy should be: an informed participant in all things we deem important to the society and the individual." - Jacques Barzun

"I don't know how a judge can concentrate on being fair and impartial when he or she is faced with possible jail time for making a decision that others deem incorrect." - Sandra Day Oconnor

"Your dreamers may dream it The shadow of a dream, Your sages may deem it A bubble on the stream; Yet our kingdom draweth nigher With each dawn and every day, Through the earthquake and the fire Love will find out the way." - Alfred Noyes

"Many of us harbor hidden low self-esteem. We deem everything and everyone more important that ourselves and think that meeting their needs is more important than meeting our own. But if you run out of gas, everyone riding with you will be left stranded." - T D Jakes

"Prayer covers the whole of man's life. There is no thought, feeling, yearning, or desire, however low, trifling, or vulgar we may deem it, which if it affects our real interest or happiness, we may not lay before God and be sure of sympathy." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Placed on this isthmus of a middle state, A being darkly wise and rudely great... He hangs between; in doubt to act or rest; In doubt to deem himself a god, or beast; In doubt his mind or body to prefer; Born to die, and reasoning but to err." - Alexander Pope

"In real life, however, you don't react to what someone did; you react only to what you think she did, and the gap between action and perception is bridged by the art of impression management. If life itself is but what you deem it, then why not focus your efforts on persuading others to believe that you are a virtuous and trustworthy cooperator?" - Jonathan Haidt

"Some men look at constitutions with sanctimonious reverence, and deem them like the ark of the Covenant, too sacred to be touched. They ascribe to the men of the preceding age a wisdom more than human, and suppose what they did to be beyond amendment." - Thomas Jefferson

"The enemy? His sense of duty was no less than yours, I deem. You wonder what his name is, where he came from. And if he was really evil at heart. What lies or threats led him on this long march from home. If he would not rather have stayed there in peace. War will make corpses of us all." - J R R Tolkien

"History is driven, over the long haul, by culture - by what men and women honor, cherish, and worship; by what societies deem to be true and good, and by the expressions they give to those convictions in language, literature, and the arts; by what individuals and societies are willing to stake their lives on." - George Weigel

"I prefer to make no new declarations [on southern policy beyond what was in the Letter of Acceptance]. But you may say, if you deem it advisable, that you know that I will stand by the friendly and encouraging words of that Letter, and by all that they imply. You cannot express that too strongly." - Rutherford B Hayes

"Charity is reaching into one's own pockets to assist his fellow man in need. Reaching into someone else's pocket to assist one's fellow man hardly qualifies as charity. When done privately, we deem it theft, and the individual risks jail time." - Walter E. Williams

"Give a drink of water as alms to the birds which go forth at morning, and deem that they have a better right than men [to thy charity]. For their race brings not harm upon thee in any wise, when thou fearest it from thine own race." - Al-Ma'arri

"Why should we girls not have the same privileges as men? Why do we police ourselves so stringently- whittling each other down with cutting remarks or holding ourselves back from greatness with a harness woven of fear and shame and longing? If we do not deem ourselves worthy first, how shall we ever ask for more?" - Libba Bray

"None who e'er knew her can believe her dead; Though, should she die, they deem it well might be Her spirit took its everlasting flight In summer's glory, by the sunset sea, That onward through the Golden Gate is fled. Ah, where that bright soul is cannot be night." - Richard Watson Gilder

"I deem it the duty of every man to devote a certain portion of his income for charitable purposes; and that it is his further duty to see it so applied as to do the most good of which it is capable." - Thomas Jefferson

"Though sluggards deem it but a foolish chase, And marvel men should quit their easy chair, The toilsome way, and long, long league to trace; Oh! there is sweetness in the mountain air, And life, that bloated ease can never hope to share." - Lord Byron

"You are not wrong who deem That my days have been a dream; Yet if hope has flown away In a night, or in a day, In a vision, or in none, Is it therefore the less gone? All that we see or seem Is but a dream within a dream." - Edgar Allan Poe

"Pale amber sunlight falls across The reddening October trees.... Are we not better and at home In dreamful Autumn, we who deem No harvest joy is worth a dream? A little while and night shall come, A little while, then, let us dream..." - Ernest Dowson

"It is time that Christians were judged more by their likeness to Christ than their notions of Christ. Were this sentiment generally admitted we should not see such tenacious adherence to what men deem the opinions and doctrines of Christ while at the same time in every day practise is exhibited anything but a likeness to Christ." - Lucretia Mott

"We hurry through the so-called boring things in order to attend to that which we deem more important, interesting. Perhaps the final freedom will be a recognition that every thing in every moment is 'essential' and that nothing at all is 'important.'" - Helen M. Luke

"If physicists could not quote in the text, they would not feel that much was lost with respect to advancement of knowledge of the natural world. If historians could not quote, they would deem it a disastrous impediment to the communication of knowledge about the past. A luxury for physicists, quotation is a necessity for historians, indispensable to historiography." - J. H. Hexter

"Hitherto, no rival hypothesis has been proposed as a substitute for the doctrine of transmutation; for 'independent creation,' as it is often termed, or the direct intervention of the Supreme Cause, must simply be considered as an avowal that we deem the question to lie beyond the domain of science." - Charles Lyell

"To constrain the brute force of the people, the European governments deem it necessary to keep them down by hard labor, poverty and ignorance, and to take from them, as from bees, so much of their earnings, as that unremitting labor shall be necessary to obtain a sufficient surplus to sustain a scanty and miserable life." - Thomas Jefferson

"You know what I'm not going to do I'm not going to tell you every move I'm going to make. This isn't a reality TV show. Some things are just best left unsaid. I'll handle the club the way I deem is necessary. They just need to play." - Clint Hurdle

"Attaining lasting happiness requires that we enjoy the journey on our way toward a destination we deem valuable. Happiness is not about making it to the peak of the mountain nor is it about climbing aimlessly around the mountain; happiness is the experience of climbing toward the peak." - Tal Ben-Shahar

"Culturally we don't allow women to be as free as they would like, because that is frightening. We either shun those women or deem them crazy... But being that woman who pushes the boundaries means you also bring in less desirable aspects of yourself. At the end of the day, women are expected to hold up the world, not annihilate it." - Kim Gordon

"I deem it the duty of every man to devote a certain portion of his income for charitable purposes; and that it is his further duty to see it so applied and to do the most good for which it is capable." - Thomas Jefferson

"Give a drink of water as alms to the birds which go forth at morning, and deem that they have a better right than men [to thy charity]. For their race brings not harm upon thee in any wise, when thou fearest it from thine own race." - Al-Ma'arri

"Social and cultural change, however desirable, should not be effected by the engines of national power. Let us, through persuasion and education, seek to improve institutions we deem defective. But let us, in doing so, respect the orderly processes of the law. Any other course enthrones tyrants and dooms freedom." - Barry Goldwater

"The state is the only institution entitled to apply coercion and compulsion and to inflict harm upon individuals. This tremendous power cannot be abandoned to the discretion of some men, however competent and clever they may deem themselves. It is necessary to restrict its application. This is the task of the laws." - Ludwig Von Mises

"Even if the criticism is not always perfectly informed and in some cases I would deem unfair, just the noise, attention, fuss probably keeps powerful officials or agencies on their toes. And they should be on their toes when it comes to the use of deadly force." - Barack Obama

"Your dreamers may dream it The shadow of a dream, Your sages may deem it A bubble on the stream; Yet our kingdom draweth nigher With each dawn and every day, Through the earthquake and the fire Love will find out the way." - Alfred Noyes

"You are not wrong, who deem That my days have been a dream; Yet if hope has flown away In a night, or in a day, In a vision, or in none, Is it therefore the less gone? All that we see or seem Is but a dream within a dream." - Edgar Allan Poe

"We have grown literally afraid to be poor. We despise anyone who elects to be poor in order to simplify and save his inner life. If he does not join the general scramble and pant with the money-making street, we deem him spiritless and lacking in ambition." - William James

"Did you deem yourself strong, because you were able to twist the heads off civilized folk, poor weaklings with muscles like rotten string? Hell! Break the neck of a wild Cimmerian bull before you call yourself strong. I did that, before I was a full-grown man - like this!" - Robert E Howard

"Give me a flagon of red wine, a book of verses, a loaf of bread, and a little idleness. If with such store I might sit by thy dear side in some lonely place, I should deem myself happier than a king in his kingdom." - Omar Khayyam

"I do not believe indeed, I deem it a comic blunder to believe that the exercise of reason is sufficient to explain our condition and where necessary to remedy it, but I do believe that the exercise of reason is at all times necessary..." - Peter Medawar

"Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation, whenever he shall deem it necessary to repel an invasion, and you allow him to do so whenever he may choose to say he deems it necessary for such a purpose - and you allow him to make war at pleasure." - Abraham Lincoln



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