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Rabindranath Tagore
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Variant translation: "For love is the ultimate meaning of everything around us. It is not a mere sentiment; it is truth; it is the joy that is at the root of all creation. " - Sadhana: The Realisation of Life (1913)
Abraham Lincoln
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Letter to Edwin Stanton (14 July 1864). See John Hay (1890), Abraham Lincoln: A History.
Mark Twain
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Attributed. Variation: "A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.". Also attributed to Winston Churchill
Oscar Wilde
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As quoted in "Oscar Wilde: Reminiscences" by André Gide

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In all professions every one affects a particular look and exterior, in order to appear what he wishes to be thought; so that it may be said the world's made up of appearances.

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