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However rare true love may be,
it is less so than true friendship.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

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Friendship without self-interest
is one of the rare and beautiful things in life.
- James Francis Byrnes

Real friendships among men are so rare
that when they occur they are famous.
- Clarence Day

Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious,
one should preserve it.
- Anais Nin

 

Friends are those rare people who ask how we are
and then wait to hear the answer.
- Anonymous

Go ahead. Weep for the rare,
the never seen this way again,
the excruciating, ineffable,
unmitigated beauty of love.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

To be oneself is a rare thing, and a great one.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

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It is curious - curious that physical courage
should be so common in the world, and moral courage so rare
- Mark Twain

Except in cases of necessity, which are rare,
leave your friend to learn
unpleasant things from his enemies;
they are ready enough to tell them.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Great buildings that move the spirit have always been rare.
In every case they are unique, poetic,
products of the heart.
- Arthur Erickson

It is rare to find a business partner who is selfless.
If you are lucky it happens once in a lifetime.
- Michael Eisner

If you can speak what you will never hear,
if you can write what you will never read,
you have done rare things.
- Henry David Thoreau

Television is a medium because anything well done is rare.
- Fred Allen

In youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare!
- Homer

The tendency of old age to the body,
say the physiologists,
is to form bone.
It is as rare as it is pleasant to meet with an old
man whose opinions are not ossified.
- Bob Wells

In individuals, insanity is rare;
but in groups, parties, nations and epochs,
it is the rule.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
- Juvenal

I think that testosterone is a rare poison.
- Germaine Greer

So many times you see beautiful lovemaking scenes with
a lot of exposure or an awkward lovemaking scene,
but I think it's very rare that you see it private.
- Ang Lee

Honesty is as rare as a man without self-pity.
- Stephen Vincent Benet

Around age 40 I put on twenty pounds.
I had always had a perfect metabolism.
But, my metabolism betrayed me as it does most people,
except a very rare few who will always be thin.
- Suzanne Somers

It's rare when you have everything going perfectly all at the same time.
- Sigourney Weaver

Then, again, the ability to organize and conduct industrial,
commercial, or financial enterprises is rare;
the great captains of industry are as rare as great generals.
- William Graham Sumner

I'm delighted by how Nobody's Fool turned out.
It was a rare movie.
- Richard Russo

I know it's a rare privilege, but if one can really
tackle something in adult life that means that much to you,
then it's more rewarding than anything I can imagine.
- Andrew Wiles

Talent was not rare; the ability to survive having it was.
- Neal Stephenson

It's a rare person who wants to hear what he doesn't want to hear.
- Dick Cavett

The man must have a rare recipe for melancholy,
who can be dull in Fleet Street.
- Charles Lamb

Thought is a strenuous art - few practice it,
and then only at rare times.
- David Ben-Gurion

Perfect numbers like perfect men are very rare.
- Rene Descartes

To read of a detective's daring finesse or ingenious stratagem is a rare joy.
- Rex Stout

Those who create are rare; those who cannot are numerous.
Therefore, the latter are stronger.
- Coco Chanel

To find people who don't want anything is rare.
- Andrew Young

Good writers are of necessity rare.
- George Henry Lewes

I believe to have been one of the rare drivers to have returned to Ferrari.
- Jacky Ickx

For instance, it was very rare for anyone there with
dogs to allow them into the house.
- Marie Windsor

Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare -
and precious as a pearl.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

Great men are rare, poets are rarer,
but the great man who is a poet,
transfiguring his greatness, is the rarest of all events.
- John Drinkwater

Smooth shapes are very rare in the wild but extremely
important in the ivory tower and the factory.
- Benoit Mandelbrot

I had 30-something years' experience in modeling,
which is rare.
- Lauren Hutton

I'm super serious about that stuff.
I mean, it's rare that I sit down at a drum set when I'm not touring,
because we tour so much.
- Travis Barker

These rare senses and powers of reasoning were given to be used freely,
but not audaciously, to discover, not to pervert the truth.
- William John Wills

It's rare that you cut out something that is really good.
You screen all of it, and when the audience doesn't respond,
you cut out whatever is holding the story down.
- Keenen Ivory Wayans

One of the most extraordinary things about being a
spiritual teacher is the rare privilege of being able
to look deeply into the very souls of many human beings at the same time.
- Andrew Cohen

Its pretty rare for companies to have a snooping policy,
although it is getting more common.
- David R. Ellis

The term 'giant' is used too often to describe artists.
But in the case of Akira Kurosawa, we have one of the
rare instances where the term fits.
- Martin Scorsese

Jerusalem Syndrome is actually a rare psychological
condition that occurs to some visitors to the Middle East.
They get to Israel and just snap.
- Marc Maron

Television: A medium.
So called because it's neither rare nor well done.
- Ernie Kovacs

Real love is a pilgrimage.
It happens when there is no strategy,
but it is very rare because most people are strategists.
- Anita Brookner

It's rare that scenes last more than 2 or 3 minutes,
so sound helps segue from one scene to another.
- Stephen Hopkins

Curiosity is idle only to those who fail to realize
that it may be a very rare and indispensable thing.
- James Harvey Robinson

Absolutely not, because in acting I've found a domain that suits me perfectly.
And that is so utterly rare.
- Zhang Ziyi

The best part? Probably being able to portray such a respectable,
ethical, intelligent, strong woman.
That's still pretty rare in our business,
unfortunately.
- Catherine Bell

I think Anna and the King is a look at Asia from the Asian perspective,
reflecting the Asian experience, which is very rare.
- Jodie Foster

An audience is going to be able to find a little bit
of Dorothy in themselves and relate to this woman.:
roles like Dorothy Day are so rare in Hollywood.
- Moira Kelly

It's rare to be treated like a friend you haven't met in a Hollywood meeting.
- David Ogden Stiers

It is rare that one can see in a little boy the promise of a man,
but one can almost always see in a little girl the threat of a woman.
- Alexandre Dumas

It is a rare and difficult attainment to grow old gracefully and happily.
- Arnold Palmer

Everyone has talent.
What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to
the dark place where it leads.
- Erica Jong

Only in the most unusual cases is it useful to determine
whether a book is good or bad;
for it is just as rare for it to be one or the other.
It is usually both.
- Robert Musil

Time to Die:
A Zen teacher had a rare and priceless teacup.
One day, his precocious student accidentally broke the cup.
Hearing the footsteps of his teacher,
the student held the pieces of the cup behind his back.
When the master appeared, he asked: "Why do people have to die?"
"This is natural," explained the teacher.
"Everything has to die and has just so long to live."
The student showed the shattered cup, saying,
"It was time for your cup to die."
- Traditional Zen Koan

Rare is the human being, immature or mature,
who has never felt an impulse to pretend he is some one or something else.
- George P. Baker

Suddenly, as rare things will, it vanished.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

All noble things are as difficult as they are rare.
- Baruch Spinoza

I don't have any fear of intimacy, but rather thrive on it,
which is rare in a public person.
- Jack Nicholson

Men of routine or men who can do what they are told are not hard to find;
but men who can think and plan and tell the routine
men what to do are very rare.
- William Graham Sumner

I love being a redhead.
It's a rare thing, so I think there's a bond between redheads.
- Laura Prepon

If you enjoy math and you write novels,
it's very rare that you'll get a chance to put your math into a novel.
I leapt at the chance.
- Mark Haddon

All things excellent are as difficult as they are rare.
- Baruch Spinoza

In reality, those rare few cases with good forensic
evidence are the ones that make it to court.
- Pat Brown

Feasts must be solemn and rare, or else they cease to be feasts.
- Aldous Huxley


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