Quotes: horizon

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  • Henry Kissinger
    Henry Kissinger
    American politician 1923-
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    For other nations, utopia is a blessed past never to be recovered; for Americans it is just beyond the horizon.
  • Edwin Hubbel Chapin
    Edwin Hubbel Chapin
    American author and clergyman 1814-1880
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    Objects close to the eye shut out much larger objects on the horizon; and splendors born only of the earth eclipse the stars. So it is with people who sometimes cover up the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and so quench transcendent glories with a little shining dust.
  • Konrad Adenauer
    Konrad Adenauer
    German politician 1876-1967
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    We all live under the same sky, but we don't all have the same horizon.
  • Ernest Renan
    Ernest Renan
    French writer and criticus 1823-1892
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    As soon as sacrifice becomes a duty and necessity to mankind. I see no limit to the horizon which opens before him.
  • William M. Thackeray
    William M. Thackeray
    British writer 1811-1863
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    Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for afterwards? Better make the horizon your goal; it will always be ahead of you.
  • Allen Tate
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    For some reason most critics have a hard time fixing their minds directly under their noses, and before they see the object that is there they use a telescope upon the horizon to see where it came from.
  • David Lloyd George
    David Lloyd George
    British Statesman, Prime Minister 1863-1945
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    Four specters haunt the Poor - Old Age, Accident, Sickness and Unemployment. We are going to exorcise them. We are going to drive hunger from the hearth. We mean to banish the workhouse from the horizon of every workman in the land.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    In a higher phase of communist society... only then can the narrow horizon of bourgeois right be fully left behind and society inscribe on its banners: from each according to his ability, to each according to his needs.
  • Arianna Huffington
    Arianna Huffington
    Greek-American author, syndicated columnist, and businesswoman 1950-
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    Liberation is an ever shifting horizon, a total ideology that can never fulfill its promises. It has the therapeutic quality of providing emotionally charged rituals of solidarity in hatred - it is the amphetamine of its believers.
  • Dag Hammarskjöld
    Dag Hammarskjöld
    Swedish diplomat 1905-1961
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    Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only those who keep their eye fixed on the far horizon will find their right road.
  • Zora Neale Hurston
    Zora Neale Hurston
    American novelist, short story writer, folklorist and anthropologist 1891-1960
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    No matter how far a person can go the horizon is still way beyond you.

  • Zora Neale Hurston
    Zora Neale Hurston
    American novelist, short story writer, folklorist and anthropologist 1891-1960
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    No matter how far a person can go the horizon is still way beyond you.
  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Carnegie
    American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
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    One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon - instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
  • Our horizon is the creation of a noble society to which, like the medieval builder of those glorious cathedrals, you will have added your conception, your artful piece of stone.
  • John Berger
    John Berger
    English art critic, novelist, painter and poet 1926-2017
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    Ours is the century of enforced travel of disappearances. The century of people helplessly seeing others, who were close to them, disappear over the horizon.
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