Quotes: beliefs

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  • Anthony Robbins
    Anthony Robbins
    American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-
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    Create a vision and never let the environment, other people's beliefs, or the limits of what has been done in the past shape your decisions. Ignore conventional wisdom.
  • Havelock Ellis
    Havelock Ellis
    British psychologist 1859-1939
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    A man must not swallow more beliefs than he can digest.
  • Ching Ning Chu
    Ching Ning Chu
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    Acquire the courage to believe in yourself. Many of the things that you have been taught were at one time the radical ideas of individuals who had the courage to believe what their own hearts and minds told them was true, rather than accept the common beliefs of their day.
  • Francis Picabia
    Francis Picabia
    French painter and poet 1878-1953
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    All beliefs are bald ideas.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
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    Based on a lifetime of observations and a few decades in the markets, I understand that societies, beliefs and fashions all move in long arcs of time. We call these arcs several things: cycles, periods, eras.
  • Carol P. Christ
    Carol P. Christ
    American feminist historian and author 1945-
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    Beliefs and values that have held sway for thousands of years will be questioned as never before.
  • Anthony Robbins
    Anthony Robbins
    American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-
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    Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
  • Bob McDonnell
    Bob McDonnell
    American politician and lawyer 1954-
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    Besides the healthcare bill being unconstitutional and a great expansion of federal government, I think if it does not respect people's individual religious views and makes groups or individuals do things that are contrary to their deeply held beliefs, there is going to be a visceral negative reaction.
  • Ben Parr
    Ben Parr
    American journalist, author, venture capitalist 1985-
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    Building a successful company (or living a happy life, for that matter) is not about embracing someone else's philosophy, but staying true to your own beliefs about the world and learning from the mistakes you make along the way.
  • Marsha Sinetar
    Marsha Sinetar
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    Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Children demand that their heroes should be freckleless, and easily believe them so: perhaps a first discovery to the contrary is less revolutionary shock to a passionate child than the threatened downfall of habitual beliefs which makes the world seem to totter for us in maturer life.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    Confronted with the impossibility of remaining faithful to one's beliefs, and the equal impossibility of becoming free of them, one can be driven to the most inhuman excesses.
  • Thomas Wolfe
    Thomas Wolfe
    American writer and journalist 1931-
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    Culture is the arts elevated to a set of beliefs.
  • Aaron Hill
    Aaron Hill
    English dramatist and writer 1685-1750
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    Customs form us all, our thoughts, our morals, our most fixed beliefs; are consequences of our place of birth.
  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
    Bryant H. McGill
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    Don't make the mistake of thinking that you have to agree with people and their beliefs to defend them from injustice.
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