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Common sense is the foundation of all authorities, of the laws themselves, and of their construction. - Thomas Jefferson

A people's literature is the great textbook for real knowledge of them. The writings of the day show the quality of the people as no historical reconstruction can. - Edith Hamilton

Why should I apologize because God throws in crystal chandeliers, mahogany floors, and the best construction in the world? - Jim Bakker

When we are sick, we want an uncommon doctor; when we have a construction job to do, we want an uncommon engineer, and when we are at war, we want an uncommon general. It is only when we get into politics that we are satisfied with the common man. - Herbert Clark Hoover

Man is a carnivorous production, And must have meals, at least one meal a day; He cannot live, like woodcocks, upon suction, But, like the shark and tiger, must have prey; Although his anatomical construction Bears vegetables, in a grumbling way, Your labouring people think beyond all question, Beef, veal, and mutton better for digestion. - Lord Byron

Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture than that of laws. - Sir Francis Bacon

Most men love money and security more, and creation and construction less, as they get older. - John Maynard Keynes

It is almost as if you were frantically constructing another world while the world that you live in dissolves beneath your feet, and that your survival depends on completing this construction at least one second before the old habitation collapses. - Tennessee Williams