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  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    American feminist, sociologist, novelist, writer and poet 1860-1935
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    The female of the genus homo is economically dependent on the male. He is her food supply.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    The growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistorical acts; and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest in unvisited tombs.
  • Bharati Mukherjee
    Bharati Mukherjee
    Indian American writer and professor 1940-2017
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    A farmer is dependent on too many things outside his control; it makes for modesty.
    Source: Jasmine (2007) 12
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    A married man forms married habits and becomes dependent on marriage just as a sailor becomes dependent on the sea.
  • Ruth Ross
    Ruth Ross
    New Zealand historian 1920-
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    All prosperity begins in the mind and is dependent only upon the full use of our creative imagination.
  • B. H. Liddell Hart
    B. H. Liddell Hart
    British soldier and military historian 1895-1970
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    Guerrilla war is a kind of war waged by the few but dependent on the support of many.
  • Hard as it may appear in individual cases, dependent poverty ought to be held disgraceful.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
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    Have a well-thought financial plan that is not dependent upon correctly guessing what will happen in the future.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
    Buckminster Fuller
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    I set about fifty-five years ago (1927) to see what a penniless, unknown human individual with a dependent wife and newborn child might be able to do effectively on behalf of all humanity...
    Source: Grunch of Giants (1983)
  • Ann Druyan
    Ann Druyan
    American writer 1949-
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    I've been thinking about the distorted view of science that prevails in our culture. I've been wondering about this, because our civilization is completely dependent on science and high technology, yet most of us are alienated from science.
  • Mohsin Hamid
    Mohsin Hamid
    British Pakistani novelist, writer 1971-
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    In a way, every parent is sort of dependent on the benevolence of the society around them to take care of their children.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    In bourgeois society capital is independent and has individuality, while the living person is dependent and has no individuality.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Independence? That's middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
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    It is important for investors to understand what they do and don't know. Learn to recognize that you cannot possibly know what is going to happen in the future, and any investment plan that is dependent on accurately forecasting where markets will be next year is doomed to failure.
  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph De Maistre
    French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
    Joseph De Maistre
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    Man is so muddled, so dependent on the things immediately before his eyes, that every day even the most submissive believer can be seen to risk the torments of the afterlife for the smallest pleasure.
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