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  • Yves Saint-Laurent
    Yves Saint-Laurent
    French fashion designer 1936-2008
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    A good model can advance fashion by ten years.
  • A. J. P. Taylor
    A. J. P. Taylor
    British historian 1906-1990
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    Conformity may give you a quiet life; it may even bring you to a University Chair. But all change in history, all advance, comes from the nonconformists. If there had been no trouble-makers, no Dissenters, we should still be living in caves.
  • Thomas Henry Huxley
    Thomas Henry Huxley
    English biologist 1825-1895
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    Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.
  • Thomas Traherne
    Thomas Traherne
    British Clergyman, Poet, Mystic 1636-1674
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    I will not by the noise of bloody wars and the dethroning of kings advance you to glory: but by the gentle ways of peace and love.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular satisfaction is a part of the pleasure flowing out of it, enjoyed in advance. But this is afterward deducted, for the more we look forward to anything the less we enjoy it when it comes.
  • Mary McCarthy
    Mary McCarthy
    American author 1912-1989
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    A society person who is enthusiastic about modern painting or Truman Capote is already half a traitor to his class. It is middle-class people who, quite mistakenly, imagine that a lively pursuit of the latest in reading and painting will advance their status in the world.
  • Betty Friedan
    Betty Friedan
    American feministisch writer 1921-
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    A woman is handicapped by her sex, and handicaps society, either by slavishly copying the pattern of man's advance in the professions, or by refusing to compete with man at all.
  • Edward Gibbon
    Edward Gibbon
    British historian 1737-1794
    Edward Gibbon
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    All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance.
  • Bobby Ray Inman
    Bobby Ray Inman
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    As best I can tell there was no advance warning of the attack on the World Trade Center in 1993, which was the first significant foreign terrorist activity in the U.S. No tip-offs that it was coming.
  • James A. Froude
    James A. Froude
    British Historian 1818-1894
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    As we advance in life we learn the limits of our abilities.
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    Before bringing a request to the Lord, it's a good idea to ask: If God granted this request, would it bring glory to him? Would it advance his kingdom? Would it help people? Would it help me to grow spiritually?
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Maxwell Maltz
    Maxwell Maltz
    American surgeon and author 1899-1975
    Maxwell Maltz
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    Close scrutiny will show that most "crisis situations" are opportunities to either advance, or stay where you are.
  • Virgil
    Virgil
    Roman poet 70-19 BC
    Virgil
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    Do not yield to misfortunes, but advance more boldly to meet them, as your fortune permits you.
  • William Ellery Channing
    William Ellery Channing
    American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
    William Ellery Channing
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    Error is discipline through which we advance.
  • John Dewey
    John Dewey
    American philosopher 1859-1952
    John Dewey
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    Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
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