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One of the best ways to persuade others is with your ears—by listening to them.
It has been said that power tends to corrupt, but that loss of power tends to corrupt absolutely.
We're eyeball to eyeball, and I think the other fellow just blinked.
Only one-third of human beings are asleep at one time, and the other two-thirds are awake and up to some mischief somewhere.
Scratch any American and underneath you'll find an isolationist.
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I used to go and flatten my nose against that window and absorb all I could of his art. It changed my life. I saw art then as I wanted to see it.
February 9, 1909
December 20, 1994
David Dean Rusk was the United States Secretary of State from 1961 to 1969 under presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. Rusk is the joint-second-longest serving U.S.
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