Quotes: limited

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  • An attitude to life which seeks fulfillment in the single-minded pursuit of wealth - in short, materialism - does not fit into this world, because it contains within itself no limiting principle, while the environment in which it is placed is strictly limited.

  • Because of its tremendous solemnity death is the light in which great passions, both good and bad, become transparent, no longer limited by outward appearances.

  • Henry James
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    Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every air-borne particle in its tissue.

  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
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    For the wise man looks into space and he knows there is no limited dimensions.

  • A. J. Liebling
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    Freedom of the press is limited to those who own one.

  • Theodor Reik
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    He [Freud] often said three things were impossible to fulfill completely; healing, education, governing. He limited his goals in analytic treatment to brining the patient to the point where he could work for a living and learn to love.

  • Vannevar Bush
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    If scientific reasoning were limited to the logical processes of arithmetic, we should not get very far in our understanding of the physical world. One might as well attempt to grasp the game of poker entirely by the use of the mathematics of probability.

  • H. Ross Perot
    H. Ross Perot
    American businessman & politician, founder EDS 1930-
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    If you can't stand a little sacrifice and you can't stand a trip across the desert with limited water, we're never going to straighten this country out.

  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.

  • Vladimir Nabokov
    Vladimir Nabokov
    American writer and poet 1899-1977
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    Imagination, the supreme delight of the immortal and the immature, should be limited. In order to enjoy life, we should not enjoy it too much.

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