Proofreading: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 44 pages
Familiar Quotations Proofreading ndash; ProofWe are very apt to measure ourselves by our aspiration instead of our performance. But in truth the conduct of our lives is the only proof of the sincerity of our hearts.ndash;AnonymousEconomic growth may one day turn out to be a curse rather than a good, and under no conditions can it either lead into freedom or constitute a proof for its existence.ndash;Hannah ArendtA proof that experience is of no use, is that the end of one love does not prevent us from beginning another.ndash;Paul BourgetThe best proof of love is trust.ndash;Joyce BrothersIt is proof of a base and low mind for one to wish to think with the masses or majority, merely because the majority is the majority. Truth does not change because it is, or is not, believed by a majority of the people.ndash;Giordano BrunoThe moment a man begins to talk about technique that's proof that he is fresh out of ideas.ndash;Raymond ChandlerIn matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is, nine times out of ten, a proof that you ought to publish it.ndash;Gilbert ChestertonThe universe displays no proof of an all-directing mind.ndash;Auguste ComteO popular applause! What heart of man is proof against thy sweet, seducing charms!ndash;CowperAbsence of proof is not proof of absence.ndash;Michael Crichton

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