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  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say nothing, or talk nonsense, or indulge in sheer diabolism.
  • Bill Watterson
    Bill Watterson
    American cartoonist 1958-
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    Sometimes I think the surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us.
  • Bill Watterson
    Bill Watterson
    American cartoonist 1958-
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    The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us.
  • C. S. Forester
    C. S. Forester
    English novelist 1899-1966
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    A whim, a passing mood, readily induces the novelist to move hearth and home elsewhere. He can always plead work as an excuse to get him out of the clutches of bothersome hosts.
  • Carl Hiaasen
    Carl Hiaasen
    American writer, author and journalist 1953-
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    As frightening as this may sound, what you see in the books is the way I see the world. And so far I haven't seen anything, either in Florida or elsewhere, to dissuade me from it.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    As one knows the poet by his fine music, so one can recognize the liar by his rich rhythmic utterance, and in neither case will the casual inspiration of the moment suffice. Here, as elsewhere, practice must precede perfection.
  • Eric Berne
    Eric Berne
    Canadian-born psychiatrist 1910-1970
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    Awareness requires living in the here and now, and not in the elsewhere, the past or the future.
    Source: Games People Play
  • Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
    Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
    Iranian politician and writer 1934-2017
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    Each department and institution has its own authorities and responsibilities, and they act on that basis. It is wrong to even compare such actions to what is done in Guantanamo or elsewhere by the Americans. They do not stand on a high moral platform to preach to others.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
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    Footage of people camped out at Best Buy or elsewhere is not remotely a celebration. Rather, it's a reminder of just how economically distressed a large percentage of our populace is.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    For me, I was somebody who was a smart young guy who didn't do very well in school. The basic system of education, I didn't fit in; my intelligence was elsewhere.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    I think that we may safely trust a good deal more than we do. We may waive just so much care of ourselves as we honestly bestow elsewhere.
  • Bill Mollison
    Bill Mollison
    Australian author, teacher and biologist 1928-2016
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    If and when the whole world is secure, we have won a right to explore space, and the oceans. Until we have demonstrated that we can establish a productive and secure earth society, we do not belong anywhere else, nor (I suspect) would we be welcome elsewhere.
    Source: Permaculture: A Designers Manual chapter 14.2
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    If we really think that home is elsewhere and that this life is a ''wandering to find home,'' why should we not look forward to the arrival?
  • Agnes Repplier
    Agnes Repplier
    American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
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    It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.
  • Anna Freud
    Anna Freud
    Austrian-British psychoanalyst 1895-1982
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    It is only when parental feelings are ineffective or too ambivalent or when the mother's emotions are temporarily engaged elsewhere that children feel lost.
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