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War Quotes 36-40

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War Quotes

We have war when at least one of the parties to a conflict wants something more than it wants peace.
Jeane Kirkpatrick

We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.
Winston Churchill

An unjust peace is better than a just war.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
Dwight D. Eisenhower

If we don’t end war, war will end us.
H. G. Wells

Time Quotes 16-20

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Time Quotes
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own. 
H. G. Wells 

The present is a point just passed. 
David Russell 

The time I kill is killing me. 
Mason Cooley 

Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use. 
Thomas J. Watson 

Work is hard. Distractions are plentiful. And time is short. 
Adam Hochschild

Nature Quotes 16-20

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Nature Quotes
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise! 
Wallace Stevens 

A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water. 
Carl Reiner 

A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books. 
Walt Whitman 

A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart. 
Hal Borland 

Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative. 
H. G. Wells