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  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.
  • Arsenio Hall
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    I am consumed with the fear of failing. Reaching deep down and finding confidence has made all my dreams come true.
  • An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.
  • Antisthenes
    Antisthenes
    Greek philosopher 445BC-365BC
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    As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.
  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
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    Death is the great hope of all life; the desire to expend itself; to be used and consumed by its own longing for itself.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
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    He hath consumed a whole night in lying looking to his great toe, about which he hath seen Tartars and Turks, Romans and Carthaginians, fight in his imagination.
    Source: Conversations with William Drummond of Hawthornden
  • Ann Patchett
    Ann Patchett
    American author 1963-
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    I think people become consumed with selling a book when they need to be consumed with writing it.
  • Roland Barthes
    Roland Barthes
    French semiologist 1915-1980
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    I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, conceived with passion by unknown artists, and consumed in image if not in usage by a whole population which appropriates them as a purely magical object.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    I would define the poetic effect as the capacity that a text displays for continuing to generate different readings, without ever being completely consumed.
  • If one commits the act of sodomy with a cow, an ewe, or a camel, their urine and their excrements become impure, and even their milk may no longer be consumed. The animal must then be killed and as quickly as possible and burned.
  • Knowledge is and will be produced in order to be sold, it is and will be consumed in order to be valorized in a new production: in both cases, the goal is exchange. Knowledge ceases to be an end in itself, it loses its use-value.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
    American author 1972-
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    Most of us are consumed with our own thoughts and desires and are not always thinking about what other people may want. This is not necessarily being egocentric; it is just being human.
  • Rebecca West
    Rebecca West
    British author 1892-1983
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    Most works of art, like most wines, ought to be consumed in the district of their fabrication.
  • Anne Rice
    Anne Rice
    American author of gothic fiction 1941-
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    Obsession led me to write. It's been that way with every book I've ever written. I become completely consumed by a theme, by characters, by a desire to meet a challenge.
  • Auguste Rodin
    Auguste Rodin
    French sculptor 1840-1917
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    The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art is born, the artist must be ready to be consumed by the fire of his own creation.
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