Quotes: development

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  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
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    Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.
  • Alexander Herzen
    Alexander Herzen
    Russian journalist and political thinker 1812-1870
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    Human development is a form of chronological unfairness, since late-comers are able to profit by the labors of their predecessors without paying the same price.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be.
  • Michael J. Gelb
    Michael J. Gelb
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    ... by stretching yourself beyond your perceived level of confidence you accelerate your development of competence.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on the contrary, he is a man who has given himself a chance of continuing to develop long after most adults have muffled themselves in the cocoon of middle-aged habit and convention.
  • Alain Badiou
    Alain Badiou
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    A Truth is the subjective development of that which is at once both new and universal. New: that which is unforeseen by the order of creation. Universal: that which can interest, rightly, every human individual, according to his pure humanity.
  • Benjamin Cohen
    Benjamin Cohen
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    A world in which others controlled the course of their own development, would be a world in which the American system would be seriously endangered.
    Source: The Question of Imperialism
  • Ahmed Ben Bella
    Ahmed Ben Bella
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    Algeria was therefore only the beginning of something that was in development: this is why I say that it's the global capitalist system that finally reacted against us.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
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    All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.
  • Anna Quindlen
    Anna Quindlen
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    America is a country that seems forever to be toddler or teenager, at those two stages of human development characterized by conflict between autonomy and security.
  • And thus goes segregation which is the most far-reaching development in the history of the Negro since the enslavement of the race.
  • Bono
    Bono
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    Anyone that's involved in development has discovered that all the good work that's been done in development has been undone by the AIDS emergency.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
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    As I prepare for my second term as Secretary-General, I am thinking hard about how we can meet the expectations of the millions of people who see the U.N.'s blue flag as a banner of hope. We have to continue our life-saving work in peacekeeping, human rights, development and humanitarian relief.
  • Carine Roitfeld
    Carine Roitfeld
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    Blogs are quite a new development - now, everyone wants to know you, everyone wants to know everything about you. And you can build a following that way. In a way, it's a good thing if you want to create a buzz around yourself.
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