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Arthur Goldberg
Law not served by power is an illusion; but power not ruled by law is a menace which our nuclear age cannot afford.
Arthur Goldberg
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Nelson Mandela
The power of imagination created the illusion that my vision went much farther than the naked eye could actually see.
Nelson Mandela
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William Butler Yeats
Civilization is hoped together, brought under a rule, under the semblance of peace by manifold illusion, but Man's life is thought, and he, despite his terror, cannot cease, ravening through century after century ravening, raging and uprooting, that
William Butler Yeats
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Oslo was an illusion of peace under the shadow of terror. I stopped the crazy race of handing of the land of Israel to the Palestinians.
Benjamin Netanyahu
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William Maugham
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost it.
William Maugham
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William Maugham
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost it; but the young know they are wretched, for they are full of the truthless ideals which have been instilled into them, and each time they come in contact with the real they are bruised and wounded.
William Maugham
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People have the illusion that all over the world, all the time, all kinds of fantastic things are happening. When in fact, over most of the world, most of the time, nothing is happening.
David Brinkley
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By Your Will, enticed by the illusion of emotional attachment, the people are asleep; they do not wake up.
Atharva Veda
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We're talking about house arrest here. An advocate has to be there or this is just an illusion.
David Carlson
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David Cronenberg
Censors tend to do what only psychotics do: they confuse reality with illusion.
David Cronenberg
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an illusion that he's a moderate.
Brian Nick
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Not only is society unforgiving in nature, it is an illusion in itself. Do not believe the mainstream, it leads to failure. In this life, AND the after.
Dedrick Pitter
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Pleasure can be supported by an illusion; but happiness rests upon truth.
Nicolas Chamfort
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OPEC doesn't suffer from money illusion. It decided they want an honest dollar for an honest barrel of oil.
Paul Kasriel
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We make no illusion. We're not a farm winery, nor do we want to be. But from the point of having the grapes picked and crushed, we are doing the exact same thing that a winery is doing.
Bob Miller
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He performs feats of sleight of hand and illusion presented in a super-entertaining way. And he will follow each entertainment program with a message of inspiration and spiritual challenge, and we invite everyone to be a part of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see this great, world-class entertainer.
Ken Cox
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We used a tailored cup set into a satin band. That gives the illusion that the cup is smaller.
Norah Alberto
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Originality is merely an illusion
M.C. Escher
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 Voltaire
Everything's fine today, that is our illusion.
Voltaire
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If you understand hallucination and illusion, you don't blindly follow any leader. You must know if the person is sane or insane, over the abyss.
Marguerite Young
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Maria Edgeworth
When one illusion vanishes, another shall appear, and, still leading me forward towards an horizon that retreats as I advance, the happy prospect of futurity shall vanish only with my existence.
Maria Edgeworth
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Marianne Williamson
In our natural state, we are glorious beings. In the world of illusion, we are lost and imprisoned, slaves to our appetites and our will to false power.
Marianne Williamson
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Since it is impossible to know what's really happening, we Peruvians lie, invent, dream and take refuge in illusion. Because of these strange circumstances, Peruvian life, a life in which so few actually do read, has become literary.
Mario Llosa
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We're under the illusion that the lives, loves, mores and money of the rich and famous are more interesting, important and worthy of attention than our own. It's just another symptom of how messed up every aspect of our media-driven culture is.
Marty Kaplan
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No illusion is more crucial than the illusion that great success and huge money buy you immunity from the common ills of mankind, such as cars that won't start.
Larry McMurtry
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People should not be under the illusion that the city is in a position to shoulder the financial burden of a new swimming center, ... We just don't have the money.
Larry Barnett
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We should beware of political statements that fuel the illusion that there is any kind of political influence over this type of issue.
Laurence Parisot
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We're not under any illusion that we or the teams we are going to be working with are right out of the box going to be in the victory circle. It's a long-term commitment.
Les Unger
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Rick Santorum
If Darwin is right, I have organized my life around an illusion, ... We have no moral demands if we are evolved.
Rick Santorum
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What is a movie star? It is an illusion. It was everything I ever wanted to be, but it became a kind of shell, non? It was what made me famous and got me women. But it wasn't real.
Jean-Claude Damme
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