The 'Who Am I?' Quiz

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QuoteWho Am I?
'I will not be triumphed over.'
'I'm not funny. What I am is brave.'
'I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.'
'If I have done the public any service, it is due to my patient thought.'
'I am not a Marxist.'
'I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells.'
'I am not a saint, unless you think of a sinner as a saint who keeps on trying.'
'I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.'
'I am an optimist. It doesn't seem too much use being anything else.'
'Thank goodness I never went to school; it would have rubbed off some of the originality.'
'I've been accused of every death except the casualty list of the World War.'
'I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.'
'With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.'
'I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.'
'Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.'
'I really don't believe in magic.'
'I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.'
'I don't know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.'
'I feel that luck is preparation meeting opportunity.'
'I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people.'
'I attribute my success to this - I never gave or took any excuse.'
'I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.'
'I want to change the pop world one sequin at a time.'
'As a rule, I am very careful to be shallow and conventional where depth and originality are wasted.'
'I have seen all, I have heard all, I have forgotten all.'
'Do not worry about your difficulties in mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.'
'I am turned into a sort of machine for observing facts and grinding out conclusions.'
'I more fear what is within me than what comes from without.'
QuoteWho Am I?
'I do not want people to be agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them.'
'To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.'
'I consider nature a vast chemical laboratory in which all kinds of composition and decompositions are formed.'
'I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion.'
'I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.'
'I am prepared to die, but there is no cause for which I am prepared to kill.'
'I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be one or the other.'
'I am the state.'
'I think, therefore I am.'
'I love treason but hate a traitor.'
'I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.'
'Everywhere I go I find that a poet has been there before me.'
'I despise a world which does not feel that music is a higher revelation that all wisdom and philosophy.'
'I don't think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.'
'I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.'
'I believe in being an innovator.'
'I have a higher and grander standard of principle than George Washington. He could not lie; I can, but I won't.'
'I am the greatest, I said that even before I knew I was.'
'You can't get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.'
'I trust no one, not even myself.'
'I don't want to make money, I just want to be wonderful.'
'I have offended God and mankind because my work didn't reach the quality it should have.'
'I am among those who think that science has great beauty.'
'I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.'
'I'm an idealist without illusions.'
'I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.'
'I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.'
'I am not interested in power for power's sake, but I'm interested in power that is moral, that is right and that is good.'

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