The 'Who Am I?' Quiz

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

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