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darling: the popular form of address used in speaking to a person of the opposite sex whose name you cannot at the moment recall - Oliver Herford
Oliver Herford
dear Democracy come back home as it's not too late
Ivano Fossati
death is a life lived. Life is a death to come
Jorge Luis Borges
death is a state of perfection, the only one within reach of mortals
Emil Cioran
death is expiated by living
Giuseppe Ungaretti
death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live - Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon
death is something we don't have to fear, since as long as we exist death doesn't and when it does we don't
death may be the best part of life
Carlos Silva
death used to be part of me until it abandoned me for someone else
Octavio Paz
death, by herself, has always killed far less that mankind has
José Saramago
death, until now, is life's most concrete invention
Emil Cioran
defining a word is like catching a butterfly on the wing
Aurélio Buarque de Holanda Ferreira
democracy consists of choosing your dictators, after they've told you what you think it is you want to hear - Alan Coren
Alan Coren
democracy gives every man the right to be his own oppressor - James Russell Lowell
James Russell Lowell
democracy is a device that ensures we shall be governed no better than we deserve - George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance - H.L. Mencken
H.L. Mencken
democracy is fragile and if too many flags are raised to it, it falls apart
Enzo Biagi
democracy is the name we give to the people each time we need them
Robert de Flers
democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner - James Bovard
James Bovard
democracy substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few - George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
democracy: thus being unable to make justice strong, we have determined that strength is justice
Blaise Pascal
desire nothing and you will be the richest man in the world
Miguel de Cervantes
despots can change laws but not habits
Jacinto Benavente y Martínez
despots know how to solve every problem except the most serious: themselves - Winston Churchill
Winston Churchill
development is a voyage with more castaways than survivors
Eduardo Galeano
development is like a dead star whose light we can still see, even though it has been dead for ages and for ever
Gilbert Rist
dictionaries are like watches: the worst is better than none, and the best cannot be expected to go quite true - Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson
dictionaries need to be corrected continually, like maps
Carlo Dossi
digital is speed and efficiency. Paper is pleasure
Giuseppe Annoscia
disarmament conferences amount to fire prevention exercises by pyromaniacs - John Osborne
John Osborne
discoveries are of no help to the Third World, they just compound the existing injustice
Ryszard Kapuściński
dissent is the highest form of patriotism - Thomas Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson
do arms factories contribute to combatting unemployment?
do not do unto others as you would that they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same - George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
do not try to live forever. You will not succeed - George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
do not use that foreign word 'ideals'. We have that excellent native word 'lies'
Henrik Ibsen
do stupid things, but do them with enthusiasm
do we have to cohabit with the mafia even in sport?
Carlo Cattaneo
do you believe then that our dear God is Catholic?
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
do you want lots of people coming to your aid? Try and avoid the need for it
Alessandro Manzoni
do you want to damage someone's reputation? Speak well of them
André Siegfried
do you want to make it impossible for anyone to oppress his fellow-man? Then make sure that no one shall possess power
Mikhail Bakunin
doctors are the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawyers merely rob you, whereas doctors rob you and kill you too
Anton Chekhov
doctors prescribe medicines of which they know very little, to the sick of whom they know less, to cure diseases of which they know nothing
doctors. Lucky men. Their successes gleam in the sun... and their mistakes are buried
Michel de Montaigne
does the death penalty make any sense to those condemned to die?
does the end justify the means? Thanks, Moggi
doesn't it scare you, a world of ignoramuses with no memory other than that of their computers? - Harold Bloom
Harold Bloom
doing no evil is very good. But doing no good is very bad
Padre Alberto Hurtado
don't allow the imposition of the liberty of speech before having the liberty of thought
Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
don't ask me to be kind; just ask me to behave as if I was
Jules Renard
don't be so humble - you are not that great - Golda Meir
Golda Meir
don't part with your illusions. When they are gone, you may still exist, but you have ceased to live - Mark Twain
Mark Twain
don't read as children do, to amuse yourself, or as the ambitious, to educate yourself. No, read to live
Gustave Flaubert
don't regret what you weren't capable of, rather what you would've been able to and not wanted to
Mao Zedong
don't shout for help at night. You may wake your neighbors
Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
don't trust an idea that has not come to mind while walking
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
don't vote, it only encourages them - Anonymous
don't wait for the right opportunity: create it - George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw
don't waste time looking for obstacles: it may be that none exist
Franz Kafka
doping for an athlete is like lying and stealing for a politician. Hard to avoid
doubt is one of the names of intelligence
Jorge Luis Borges
doubt is unpleasant, but certainty is ridiculous
dream and you will be free in spirit, fight and you will be free in life
Ernesto Che Guevara
dreams come true; without that possibility, nature would not incite us to have them - John Updike
John Updike
ducks lay their eggs in silence while hens cackle like madwomen. The result? Everybody eats hens' eggs - Henry Ford
Henry Ford
duty is what one expects from others - Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde
dying is a habit that people have
Jorge Luis Borges