The 'Who Am I?' Quiz

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

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