„At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done--then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.“

Frances Hodgson Burnett photo
Frances Hodgson Burnett1
romancière anglaise 1849 - 1924

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„Everything that is done in this world is done by hope.“

—  Martin Luther seminal figure in Protestant Reformation 1483 - 1546

„What men have done can still be done
And shall be done to-day.“

—  George Barlow
The Song of Abu Klea, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„Now a' is done that men can do,
And a' is done in vain.“

—  Robert Burns Scottish poet and lyricist 1759 - 1796
It Was A' for Our Rightfu' King, st. 2

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„One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.“

—  Marie Curie French-Polish physicist and chemist 1867 - 1934
Letter to her brother (1894)

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„All can be done if the god-touch is there.“

—  Sri Aurobindo Indian nationalist, freedom fighter, philosopher, yogi, guru and poet 1872 - 1950

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„A fundamental rule in technology says that whatever can be done will be done.“

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„I want to do everything in the world that can be done.“

—  Fanny Kemble English actress and writer 1809 - 1893
Journal of a Residence in America, entry for September 11, 1832 (1835).

Arthur Conan Doyle photo
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„Whatever can be done, can be undone.“

—  Robert Jordan American writer 1948 - 2007
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