Quotes: random selection

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  • 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.

  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    If I have not read a book before, it is, for all intents and purposes, new to me whether it was printed yesterday or three hundred years ago.

  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.

  • Eva Figes
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    The much vaunted male logic isn't logical, because they display prejudices - against half the human race - that are considered prejudices according to any dictionary definition.

  • Wisdom is the right use of knowledge. To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.

  • He that is over - cautious will accomplish little.

  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    Things will get better - despite our efforts to improve them.

  • Every man is dishonest who lives upon the labor of others, no matter if he occupies a throne.

  • Self-interest is but the survival of the animal in us. Humanity only begins for man with self-surrender.

  • We are not abandoning our convictions, our philosophy or traditions, nor do we urge anyone to abandon theirs.

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