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History is merely a list of surprises. It can only prepare us to be surprised yet again.
Kurt Vonnegut
Russian version
Excerption: The cleverest of all, in my opinion, is the man who calls himself a fool at least once a month.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The secret of success is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Benjamin Disraeli
Skepticism is the first step towards truth.
Denis Diderot
It`s only those who do nothing that make no mistakes.
Joseph Conrad
Your eyes are always bigger than your stomach.
Diplomacy is the ability to tell a man to go to hell so that he will look forward to making the trip.
Jean Cocteau
War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory.
Georges Clemenceau
I prefer the most unjust peace to the most righteous war.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
Winston Churchill
Any woman can fool a man if she wants to and if he`s in love with her.
Christie Agatha