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  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
    Jonathan Swift
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    A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
  • Karl Albrecht
    Karl Albrecht
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    The typical human life seems to be quite unplanned, undirected, unlived, and unsavored. Only those who consciously think about the adventure of living as a matter of making choices among options, which they have found for themselves, ever establish real self-control and live their lives fully.
  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
    Les Brown
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    A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.
  • Thomas Gray
    Thomas Gray
    British poet 1716-1771
    Thomas Gray
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    Alas! regardless of their doom, the little victims play! No sense have they of ills to come nor care beyond today.
  • Fred A. Allen
    Fred A. Allen
    American comic 1894-1957
    Fred A. Allen
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    A celebrity is a person who works hard all of their life to become well known, and then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
    John Ruskin
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    Children see in their parents the past, their parents see in them the future; and if we find more love in the parents for their children than in children for their parents, this is sad but natural. Who does not entertain his hopes more than his recollections.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
    Simone Weil
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    Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, who, in their turn, will manufacture still more teachers.
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
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    Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
    Voltaire
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    Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
    William James
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    A great many
    people think they are thinking when they are rearranging their prejudices.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
    William James
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    A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.
  • All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men; they act out their dreams to make them reality.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
    Winston Churchill
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    All men make mistakes, but only wise men learn from their mistakes.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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    An instinctive taste teaches men to build their churches with spire steeples which point as with a silent finger to the sky and stars.
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