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  • Berthold Auerbach
    Berthold Auerbach
    German-Jewish poet and author
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    Garden work consists much more in uprooting weeds than in planting seed. This applies also to teaching.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    Good breeding consists in concealing how much we think of ourselves and how little we think of the other person.
  • John D. Rockefeller
    John D. Rockefeller
    American industrialist: founder Exxon 1839-1937
    John D. Rockefeller
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    Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Half at least of all morality is negative and consists in keeping out of mischief. The lords prayer is less than 50 words long, and 6 of those words are devoted to asking god not to lead us into temptation.
  • John Mason
    John Mason
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    Happiness consists in activity - it is a running stream, not a stagnant pool.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Happiness consists more in small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom to a man in the course of his life.
  • Hector Hugh Munro
    Hector Hugh Munro
    British Novelist, Writer 1870-1916
    Hector Hugh Munro
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    He spends his life explaining from his pulpit that the glory of Christianity consists in the fact that though it is not true it has been found necessary to invent it.
  • Albert Schweitzer
    Albert Schweitzer
    German theologian and doctor 1875-1965
    Albert Schweitzer
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    Humanitarianism consists in never sacrificing a human being to a purpose.
  • Anne Stevenson
    Anne Stevenson
    American-British poet and writer 1933-2020
    Anne Stevenson
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    I work very hard on all my poems, but most of the work consists of trying not to sound as if I had worked. I try to make them sound as natural as possible, but within a quite strict form, which to my ears has a lot to do with musical rhythm and sound.
  • Anna Quindlen
    Anna Quindlen
    American author and journalist 1952-
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    I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
  • Anna Quindlen
    Anna Quindlen
    American author and journalist 1952-
    Anna Quindlen
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    I would be the most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    If He Tom Sawyer had been a great and wise philosopher, like the writer of this book, he would now have comprehended that Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do and Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
    Albert Camus
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    If there is sin against life, it consists… in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
    Calvin Coolidge
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    In the discharge of the duties of this office, there is one rule of action more important than all others. It consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
    G. C. Lichtenberg
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    It is in the gift for employing all the vicissitudes of life to one's own advantage and to that of one's craft that a large part of genius consists.
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