Quotes: established

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  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
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    Man, the living creature, the creating individual, is always more important than any established style or system.
  • Hubert H. Humphrey
    Hubert H. Humphrey
    American politician 1911-1978
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    A politician never forgets the precarious nature of elective life. We have never established a practice of tenure in public office.
  • John D. Mcdonald
    John D. Mcdonald
    American writer of novels and short stories 1916-1986
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    A set definite objective must be established if we are to accomplish anything in a big way.
  • Nathanael Emmons
    Nathanael Emmons
    American Congregational minister and theologian 1745-1840
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    Any fact is better established by two or three good testimonies than by a thousand arguments.
  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
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    Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.
  • As a citizen, as a public scientist, I can tell you that Einstein essentially overturned a so strongly established paradigm of science, whereas Darwin didn't really overturn a science paradigm.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Authors have established it as a kind of rule, that a man ought to be dull sometimes; as the most severe reader makes allowances for many rests and nodding-places in a voluminous writer.
  • Edward de Bono
    Edward de Bono
    Maltese physician, psychologist, philosopher, author and inventor 1933-
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    Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
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    He is not elevated by good fortune or depressed by bad. His mind is established in God, and he is free from delusion.
  • Loretta Lynn
    Loretta Lynn
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    I don't know what it's like for a book writer or a doctor or a teacher as they work to get established in their jobs. But for a singer, you've got to continue to grow or else you're just like last night's cornbread - stale and dry.
  • Raymond Chandler
    Raymond Chandler
    American writer 1888-1959
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    I've found that there are only two kinds that are any good: slang that has established itself in the language, and slang that you make up yourself. Everything else is apt to be passé before it gets into print.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    If frugality were established in the state, and if our expenses were laid out to meet needs rather than superfluities of life, there might be fewer wants, and even fewer pleasures, but infinitely more happiness.
  • Algernon Sidney
    Algernon Sidney
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    If vice and corruption prevail, liberty cannot subsist; but if virtue have the advantage, arbitrary power cannot be established.
  • Alva Myrdal
    Alva Myrdal
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    It is frightening that in recent years such an increase has occurred in acts of terrorism, which have even reached peaceful countries such as ours. And as a 'remedy', more and more security forces are established to protect the lives of individual men and women.
  • Albert J. Nock
    Albert J. Nock
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    Learning has always been made much of, but forgetting has always been deprecated; therefore pedantry has pretty well established itself throughout the modern world at the expense of culture.
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