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  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
  • John A. Shedd
    John A. Shedd
    American author and professor 1859-1928
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    A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Everyone who has ever built anywhere a ''new heaven'' first found the power thereto in his own hell.
  • Kate Millet
    Kate Millet
    American writer 1934-
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    Prostitution, when unmotivated by economic need, might well be defined as a species of psychological addiction, built on self-hatred through repetitions of the act of sale by which a whore is defined.
  • Betty Ford
    Betty Ford
    American First Lady 1918-2011
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    When I say we've had an ideal marriage, I'm not just talking about physical attraction, which I can imagine can wear pretty thin if it's all a couple has built on. We've had that and a whole lot more.
  • Caroll Spinney
    Caroll Spinney
    American puppeteer, cartoonist, author and speaker 1933-2019
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    When I was eight, I bought my first puppet. It was a monkey, and I paid five cents for it. I collected some scrap wood and built myself a puppet theatre. I made 32 cents with my first show, which I thought was pretty good, and that's when I knew I would be a puppeteer when I grew up.
  • Bronson Pinchot
    Bronson Pinchot
    American actor 1959-
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    'Restoring' is a very arrogant concept. If you're taking a house from 1812, do you restore it to how it looked the day after it was built, or restore it to the way it looked in 1828, or the way it looked in 1872? Do the minimum to stop it from falling apart, and then get away.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    A city built on rivers and bituminous coal, Pittsburgh in the '90s has survived the boom and bust years.
  • Peter Marshall
    Peter Marshall
    Scots-American preacher 1902-1949
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    A different world cannot be built by indifferent people.
  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
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    A tree trunk the size of a man grows from a blade as thin as a hair. A tower nine stories high is built from a small heap of earth.
  • Bjarke Ingels
    Bjarke Ingels
    Danish architect and businessman 1974-
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    All comic books take place in built environments, and I was very good at drawing people and animals, and stuff like that, but I hadn't spent much energy drawing buildings. So I thought, maybe I could, and then I became an architect.
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
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    All lasting business is built on friendship.
  • Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    American Poet, Journalist 1855-1919
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    All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
  • Always plan ahead. It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark.
  • Simon Hoggart
    Simon Hoggart
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    America loves the representation of its heroes to be not just larger than life, but stupendously, awesomely bigger than anything else. If blue whales built statues to each other they'd be smaller then these.
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