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The real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions.
Capitalism needs to function like a game of tug-of-war. Two opposing sides need to continually struggle for dominance, but at no time can either side be permitted to walk away with the rope.
American business consultant, lyricist and author+1
Our subconscious minds have no sense of humor, play no jokes and cannot tell the difference between reality and an imagined thought or image. What we continually think about eventually will manifest in our lives.
French semiologist 1915-19800
All official institutions of language are repeating machines: school, sports, advertising, popular songs, news, all continually repeat the same structure, the same meaning, often the same words: the stereotype is a political fact, the major figure of ideology.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
English writer 1874-19360
Courage is getting away from death by continually coming within an inch of it.
Jean de la Fontaine
French writer 1621-16950
Everyone has his faults which he continually repeats: neither fear nor shame can cure them.
A. E. Housman
British poet 1859-19360
Good literature continually read for pleasure must, let us hope, do some good to the reader: must quicken his perception though dull, and sharpen his discrimination though blunt, and mellow the rawness of his personal opinions.Source: The Name and Nature of Poetry
He who strikes terror in others is himself continually in fear.
I am continually fascinated at the difficulty intelligent people have in distinguishing what is controversial from what is merely offensive.
French poet 1821-18670
I have cultivated my hysteria with delight and terror. Now I suffer continually from vertigo, and today, 23rd of January, 1862, I have received a singular warning, I have felt the wind of the wing of madness pass over me.
American author 1885-19500
If you see yourself as prosperous, you will be. If you see yourself as continually hard up, that is exactly what you will be.
Carl Gustav Jung
Swiss psychiatrist 1875-19610
It is on the whole probably that we continually dream, but that consciousness makes such a noise that we do not hear it.
Russian teacher and writer 1873-19490
It is the greatest mistake to think that man is always one and the same. A man is never the same for long. He is continually changing. He seldom remains the same even for half an hour.
Ralph Waldo Trine
Not to love is not to live or it is to live a living death. The life, that goes out in love to all, is the life, that is full and rich and continually expanding in beauty and power.
Vilayat Inayat Khan
Teacher of meditation and of the traditions of Sufism 1916-20040
One must be aware that one is continually being tested in what one wishes most in order to make clear whether one's heart is on earth or in heaven.