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Swedish actress Greta Garbo once remarked, "I'm afraid of nothing except being bored.

" Mahatma Gandhi once said that there are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.

Francois Duc de la Rochefoucauld said that we seldom attribute common sense except to those who agree with us.

He is totally against abortion except in cases where the woman became pregnant after being raped.

Brazil has a common border with every South American country except Ecuador and Chile.

Arthur Rubinstein once said that there is no formula for success except perhaps an unconditional acceptance of life and what it brings.

Rita Mae Brown once said that the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.

Almost 100 different cities around the world have had cable cars over the years, but all except San Francisco have discontinued their use.

There is an Irish proverb which states that there is no luck except where there is discipline.

Mahatma Gandhi once joked that he believed in equality for everyone except reporters and photographers.

Someone once joked that a vacation is a holiday from everything except expenses.

Mahatma Gandhi once said that there are people in the world so hungry that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.

The two children were identical except for the color of their eyes.

identify Steve Allen once remarked that one of the nice things about problems is that a good many of them do not exist except in our imaginations.

Where did you get the notion in your head that you should be taken care of? This is the real world, and no one is going to do that except yourself.

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