Quotes: essentially

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  • Alexis Carrel
    Alexis Carrel
    French surgeon and biologist 1873-1944
    Alexis Carrel
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    Like hatred, jealousy is forbidden by the laws of life because it is essentially destructive.
  • Benjamin Graham
    Benjamin Graham
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    Many progressive economists insist that gold is now in essentially the same position as silver and that the arguments the simon-pure gold advocates use against the white metal can be directed with equal effect against their own fetish.
    Source: World Commodities and World Currencies Ch. IX, Commodities, Gold, Credit as Money, p. 100
  • Carl Andre
    Carl Andre
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    Matter as matter rather than matter as symbol is a conscious political position, essentially Marxist.
    Source: Cuts: Texts 1959-2004
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
    George Santayana
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    Music is essentially useless, as life is.
  • My house is run, essentially, by an adopted, fully clawed cat with a mean nature.
  • Bryce Courtenay
    Bryce Courtenay
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    My job is essentially that of an entertainer, no different to that of a musician, no different to that of an actor. I just happen to be an author.
  • On the spiritual theory, man consists essentially of a spiritual nature or mind intimately associated with a spiritual body or soul, both of which are developed in and by means of a material organism.
  • Maxwell Maltz
    Maxwell Maltz
    American surgeon and author 1899-1975
    Maxwell Maltz
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    Our self image, strongly held, essentially determines what we become.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
    David Herbert Lawrence
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    Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically.
  • Aleister Crowley
    Aleister Crowley
    British occultist 1875-1947
    Aleister Crowley
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    Part of the public horror of sexual irregularity so-called is due to the fact that everyone knows himself essentially guilty.
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
    Bruce Springsteen
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    People deserve... the truth. They deserve honesty. The best music, you can seek some shelter in it momentarily, but it's essentially there to provide you something to face the world with.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
    Zig Ziglar
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    Selling is essentially a transfer of feelings.
  • Bayard Rustin
    Bayard Rustin
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    Since Israel is a democratic state surrounded by essentially undemocratic states which have sworn her destruction, those interested in democracy everywhere must support Israel's existence.
  • August Strindberg
    August Strindberg
    Swedish writer 1849-1912
    August Strindberg
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    Sorrow has the fortunate peculiarity that it preys upon itself. It dies of starvation. Since it is essentially an interruption of habits, it can be replaced by new habits. Constituting, as it does, a void, it is soon filled up by a real ''horror vacuum.''