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«Children always assume the sexual lives of their parents come to a grinding halt at their conception.»
Author: Alan Bennett
«I make progress by having people around me who are smarter than I am and listening to them. And I assume that everyone is smarter about something than I am.»
«Do not assume that she who seeks to comfort you now, lives untroubled among the simple and quiet words that sometimes do you good. Her life may also have much sadness and difficulty, that remains far beyond yours. Were it otherwise, she would never have been able to find these words.»
Author: Rainer Maria Rilke
, Among the Living
, Quiet Life
«?The hardest thing in the world is to assume the mood of a warrior. It is of no use to be sad and complain and feel justified in doing so, believing that someone is always doing something it us. Nobody is doing anything to anybody, much less to a warrior.?»
«In the present circumstances, no one can afford to assume that someone else will solve their problems. Every individual has a responsibility to help guide our global family in the right direction. Good wishes are not sufficient; we must become actively engaged.»
«Guys are simple... women are not simple and they always assume that men must be just as complicated as they are, only way more mysterious. The whole point is guys are not thinking much. They are just what they appear to be. Tragically.»
Author: Dave Barry
, just as
, point man
, The Whole Man
«A task becomes a duty from the moment you suspect it to be an essential part of that integrity which alone entitles a man to assume responsibility.»
«I assume that to prevent illness in later life, you should never have been born at all.»
«If they have moving sidewalks in the future, when you get on them, I think you should have to assume sort of a walking shape so as not to frighten the dogs.»
«I celebrate myself, and sing myself, And what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging to me as good belongs to you»