Quotes by eco-systems

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  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    To survive, you must tell stories.
    Source: The Island of the Day Before (2006) 221
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    Translation is the art of failure.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    We are always remaking history. Our memory is always an interpretive reconstruction of the past, so is perspective.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    We have a limit, a very discouraging, humiliating limit: death. That's why we like all the things that we assume have no limits and, therefore, no end. It's a way of escaping thoughts about death. We like lists because we don't want to die.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    We live for books. A sweet mission in this world dominated by disorder and decay.
    Source: The Name of the Rose (2014) 120
  • Bob Rae
    Bob Rae
    Canadian diplomat, lawyer and negotiator 1948-
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    We spend the vast bulk of money in the health, welfare, and education systems in the later years of life. Yet it is in the earliest years that life chances are moulded and set.
    Source: The Three Questions - Prosperity and the Public Good (1998) Ch. Six, The Second Question: Health, Education, a
  • Asa Hutchinson
    Asa Hutchinson
    American businessman, attorney, and politician 1950-
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    Well, your premise is correct, that we have to first guard against those who have an affiliation with terrorists and a connection, and so we have watch lists and systems that can make that connection.
  • Beth Brooke
    Beth Brooke
    American businesswoman and athelete 1959-
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    What is clear is that business leaders must commit to champion change - to be transparent about their goals for change, to align their incentives systems to drive the change, and to make sure their work environments are flexible in a way that allows men and women who choose to work to be able to achieve all of their potential.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
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    What is needed now is a transformation of the major systems of production more profound than even the sweeping post-World War II changes in production technology.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
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    What is new is that environmentalism intensely illuminates the need to confront the corporate domain at its most powerful and guarded point - the exclusive right to govern the systems of production.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
    Buzz Aldrin
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    When I was a little kid, we only knew about our nine planets. Since then, we've downgraded Pluto but have discovered that other solar systems and stars are common. So life is probably quite prevalent.
  • Brandon Sanderson
    Brandon Sanderson
    American author of epic fantasy and science fiction 1975-
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    When I write my books, actually, I'm known for very logical rule-based magic systems. I write with one foot in fantasy and one foot in science fiction.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    When men stop believing in God, it isn't that they then believe in nothing: they believe in everything.
    Source: De slinger van Foucault (2007) 615
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    When the poet is in love, he is incapable of writing poetry on love. He has to write when he remembers that he was in love.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    When your true enemies are too strong, you have to choose weaker enemies.
    Source: The Name of the Rose (2014) 206
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