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Quote Left For those who intend to discover and to understand, not to indulge in conjectures and soothsaying, and rather than contrive imitation and fabulous worlds plan to look deep into the nature of the real world and to dissect it -- for them everything must be sought in things themselves. Quote Right
Quote Left Buddhists and Christians contrive to agree about death ... Quote Right
Quote Left If you must commit suicide... always contrive to do it as decorously as possible; the decencies, whether of life or of death, should never be lost sight of. Quote Right
Quote Left This is what extremely grieves us, that a man who never fought Should contrive our fees to pilfer, on who for his native land Never to this day had oar, or lance, or blister in his hand. Quote Right
Quote Left This is what extremely grieves us, that a man who never fought
Should contrive our fees to pilfer, on who for his native land
Never to this day had oar, or lance, or blister in his hand.
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Quote Left I often think it's comical How Nature always does contrive... Quote Right
Quote Left Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new compositions, any bungler can add to the old. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Contrive

Quote Left Winners and Losers There are no mistakes. We simply attribute a fiction (blame or guilt) erroneously through a sense of contrived competition. An over-exercised faculty only strengthens these convictions. Sept 22 21 Quote Right
Quote Left "When you worship a deity that calls on it's followers to hate and cause harm to others, this is sure sign that it was contrived by mere mortals." Quote Right