“Do Not Read” Sign

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Private Sign Do Not Read posted on a tree

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Do not employ handsome servants. - Chinese Proverb

An old man in a house is a good sign. - Benjamin Franklin

A riot is the language of the unheard. - Martin Luther King, Jr.

Do not go gentle into that good night. - Dylan Thomas

Dance is the hidden language of the soul. - Martha Graham

Do not let your fears choose your destiny. - Unknown

I do not believe in God and I am not an atheist. - Albert Camus

Every man's memory is his private literature. - Aldous Huxley

People do not retire. They are retired by others. - Duke Ellington

We have to pray on behalf of those who do not pray. - Mother Teresa

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored. - Aldous Huxley

I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race. - Honore de Balzac

A chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of wood higher up. - Brigham Young

Five exclamation marks, the sure sign of an insane mind. - Terry Pratchett

We learn from history that we do not learn from history. - Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

I do not pray for a lighter load, but for a stronger back. - Philip Brookes

The gods cannot help those who do not seize opportunities. - Chinese proverb

Man invented language to satisfy his deep need to complain. - Lily Tomlin

Do not read beauty magazines. They only make you feel ugly. - Mary Schmich

If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes. - St. Clement of Alexandra

Men do not shape destiny. Destiny produces the man for the hour. - Fidel Castro

I do not approve of anything that tampers with natural ignorance. - Oscar Wilde

The most important political office is that of the private citizen. - Louis D. Brandeis

If you can't sleep do not count the sheep, worship the Shepherd. - Unknown

When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself. - Wayne W. Dyer

Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. - William Butler Yeats

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see. - Mark Twain

We have art so that we do not die of reality. Reality is too much with us. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Symptoms are the body's mother tongue; signs are in a foreign language. - John Brown

Music is the only language in which you cannot say a mean or sarcastic thing. - John Erskine

It is often a sign of wit not to show it, and not to see that others want it. - Suzanne Necker

The most beautiful words in the English language are "cheque enclosed". - Dorothy Parker

To be satisfied with yourself is a sure sign that your forward motion has stopped. - Unknown

If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old. - Lord Chesterfield

If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people. - Virginia Woolf

Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it. - Henry David Thoreau

People don't trust private health insurance companies for all the right reasons. - Bernie Sanders

The language of the law must not be foreign to the ears of those who are to obey it. - Learned hand

I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself. - Mihkail Baryshnikov

I do not agree with what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it. - Voltaire

Never explain. Your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe it anyway. - Elbert Hubbard

Do not free a camel of the burden of his hump; you may be freeing him from being a camel. - Unknown

Never make fun of someone who speaks broken English. It means they know another language. - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not. - C S Lewis

Call to me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know. - Jeremiah 33:30

You do not play hockey for good seasons. You play to win the Stanley Cup. It has to be the objective. - Guy Lafleur

In Moscow they do not pay much attention to the living but keep their cemeteries in a splendid state. - George Mikes

We read that we ought to forgive our enemies; but we do not read that we ought to forgive our friends. - Cosimo de Medici

Human affairs are like a chess game: Only those who do not take it seriously can be called good players. - Hung Tzu-ch'eng

Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone - we find it with another. - Thomas Merton

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The Sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus. - Alexander Graham Bell

If you're not failing every now and again, it's a sign you're not doing anything very innovative. - Woody Allen

Do not attack me with your watch. A watch is always too fast or too slow. I cannot be dictated to by a watch. - Jane Austen

I believe in only one thing: liberty; but I do not believe in liberty enough to want to force it upon anyone. - H L Mencken

Our memories are card indexes consulted, and then put back in disorder, by authorities whom we do not control. - Cyril Connolly

Men of genius do not excel in any profession because they labor in it, but they labor in it because they excel. - William Hazlitt

That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history. - Aldous Huxley

She wore far too much rouge last night and not quite enough clothes. That is always a sign of despair in a woman. - Oscar Wilde

Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you're riding through the ruts, don't complicate your mind. - Bob Marley

The longest word in the English language is the one following the phrase, "And now a word from our sponsor." - Hal Eaton

I do not see how a man can work on the frontiers of physics and write poetry at the same time. They are in opposition. - Paul Dirac

We do not need to attend classroom training programs for everything. Observation opens the windows of knowledge around us. - Sukant Ratnakar

Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility. - Sigmund Freud

If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches. - Rainer Maria Rilke

Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. - Epicurus

I do not have a psychiatrist and I do not want one, for the simple reason that if he listened to me long enough, he might become disturbed. - James Thurber

I do not like to get the news, because there has never been an era when so many things were going so right for so many of the wrong persons. - Ogden Nash

I remain convinced that obstinate addiction to ordinary language in our private thoughts is one of the main obstacles to progress in philosophy. - Bertrand Russell

Do not train boys to learning by force and harshness, but lead them by what amuses them, so that they may better discover the bent of their minds. - Plato

Mathematicians are like Frenchmen: whatever you say to them they translate into their own language and forthwith it is something entirely different. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


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