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  • Michel Faber
    Michel Faber
    Dutch-born writer of English-language fiction 1960-
    Michel Faber
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    A single day spent doing things which fail to nourish the soul is a day stolen, mutilated, and discarded in the gutter of destiny.
    Source: Lelieblank, scharlaken rood (2002)
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
  • Amy Vanderbilt
    Amy Vanderbilt
    American author, authority on etiquette 1908-1974
    Amy Vanderbilt
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    I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made.
  • Thomas Alva Edison
    Thomas Alva Edison
    American inventor and founder of General Electric 1847-1931
    Thomas Alva Edison
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    I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    It is only a man's own fundamental thoughts that have truth and life in them. For it is these that he really and completely understands. To read the thoughts of others is like taking the remains of someone else's meal, like putting on the discarded clothes of a stranger.
  • Barbara Jordan
    Barbara Jordan
    American lawyer, educator and politician 1936-1996
    Barbara Jordan
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    Let's all understand that these guiding principles cannot be discarded for short-term political gains. They represent what this country is all about. They are indigenous to the American idea. And these are principles which are not negotiable.
  • Arthur Koestler
    Arthur Koestler
    Hungarian Born British Writer 1905-1983
    Arthur Koestler
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    The progress of science is strewn, like an ancient desert trail, with the bleached skeleton of discarded theories which once seemed to possess eternal life.
  • Barbara Ann Radnofsky
    Barbara Ann Radnofsky
    American politician, author and mediator 1956-
    Barbara Ann Radnofsky
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    The Supreme Court, in 2005, emphasized and contrasted the great power of Congress under the Commerce Clause to regulate interstate commerce versus much more limited federal power under the discarded Articles of Confederation.
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