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  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
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    No greater injury can be done to any youth than to let him feel that because he belongs to this or that race he will be advanced in life regardless of his own merits or efforts.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    A name pronounced is the recognition of the individual to whom it belongs. He who can pronounce my name aright, he can call me, and is entitled to my love and service.
  • Joan Didion
    Joan Didion
    American Essayist 1934-
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    A place belongs forever to whoever claims it hardest, remembers it most obsessively, wrenches it from itself, shapes it, renders it, loves it so radically that he remakes it in his own image.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure. What is pleasant belongs to dreams.
  • Anthony Caro
    Anthony Caro
    English sculptor 1924-2013
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    But I don't think that sculpture belongs in everyday life like a table does, or like a chair.
  • James Fenimore Cooper
    James Fenimore Cooper
    American writer 1789-1851
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    Candor is a proof of both a just frame of mind, and of a good tone of breeding. It is a quality that belongs equally to the honest man and to the gentleman.
  • Christ was born in the first century, yet he belongs to all centuries. He was born a Jew, yet He belongs to all races. He was born in Bethlehem, yet He belongs to all countries.
  • C. L. R. James
    C. L. R. James
    Trinidadian historian, journalist and socialist 1901-1989
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    Cricket is first and foremost a dramatic spectacle. It belongs with theatre, ballet, opera and the dance.
    Source: Beyond a Boundary
  • Ludwig Wittgenstein
    Ludwig Wittgenstein
    Austrian - English philosopher 1889-1951
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    Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.
  • Adolf Loos
    Adolf Loos
    Austrian and Czechoslovak architect 1870-1933
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    Does it follow that the house has nothing in common with art and is architecture not to be included in the arts? Only a very small part of architecture belongs to art: the tomb and the monument. Everything else that fulfils a function is to be excluded from the domain of art.
  • Wernher Von Braun
    Wernher Von Braun
    German, later American, aerospace engineer and space architect 1912-1977
    Wernher Von Braun
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    Don't tell me that man doesn't belong out there. Man belongs wherever he wants to go - and he'll do plenty well when he gets there.
  • Alfred N. Whitehead
    Alfred N. Whitehead
    English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
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    Each human being is a more complex structure than any social system to which he belongs.
  • Malcolm X
    Malcolm X
    American activist 1925-1965
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    Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Everyone belongs to everyone else.
  • Charles Lamb
    Charles Lamb
    English essayist 1775-1834
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    For God's sake (I never was more serious) don't make me ridiculous any more by terming me gentle-hearted in print... substitute drunken dog, ragged head, seld-shaven, odd-eyed, stuttering, or any other epithet which truly and properly belongs to the gentleman in question.
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