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  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    Politicians are always realistically maneuvering for the next election. They are obsolete as fundamental problem-solvers.
    Source: As quoted in Synergetics Dictionary : The Mind of Buckminster Fuller (1986)
  • Woodrow Wilson
    Woodrow Wilson
    American president 1856-1924
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    Provision for others is a fundamental responsibility of human life.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
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    Religion has nothing to do with God. It's a fundamental attitude of human beings, who ask about the origins of life and what happens after death. For many, the answer is a personal god. In my opinion, it's religion that produces God, not the other way round.
  • Allen Tate
    Allen Tate
    American poet and essayist 1899-1979
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    Serious poetry deals with the fundamental conflicts that cannot be logically resolved: we can state the conflicts rationally, but reason does not relieve us of them.
  • Comte de Lautréamont
    Comte de Lautréamont
    French poet born in Uruguay 1846-1870
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    Taste is the fundamental quality which sums up all the other qualities. It is the nec plus ultra of the intelligence. Through this alone is genius the supreme health and balance of all the faculties.
  • Bernardine Dohrn
    Bernardine Dohrn
    American law professor and activist
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    The aspects of patriotism that hush dissent, encourage going along, and sanction comfortable distancing and compliance with what is indecent and unacceptable... those aspects are too fundamental to ignore or gloss over.
  • Ben Okri
    Ben Okri
    Nigerian poet and novelist 1959-
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    The fact of storytelling hints at a fundamental human unease, hints at human imperfection. Where there is perfection there is no story to tell.
  • Bill Viola
    Bill Viola
    American video artist 1951-
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    The fundamental aspect of video is not the image, even though you can stand in amazement at what can be done electronically, how images can be manipulated and the really extraordinary creative possibilities. For me the essential basis of video is the movement - something that exists at the moment and changes in the next moment.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    The fundamental concept in social science is Power, in the same sense in which Energy is the fundamental concept in physics.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    The fundamental defect of fathers, in our competitive society, is that they want their children to be a credit to them.
    Source: Sceptical Essays
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    The fundamental defect with fathers is that they want their children to be a credit to them.
  • Edith Hamilton
    Edith Hamilton
    American educator and author 1867-1963
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    The fundamental fact about the Greek was that he had to use his mind. The ancient priests had said, ''Thus far and no farther. We set the limits of thought.'' The Greek said, ''All things are to be examined and called into question. There are no limits set on thought.''
  • C. V. Raman
    C. V. Raman
    Indian physicist 1888-1970
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    The fundamental importance of the subject of molecular diffraction came first to be recognized through the theoretical work of the late Lord Rayleigh on the blue light of the sky, which he showed to be the result of the scattering of sunlight by the gases of the atmosphere.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    The fundamental laws are in the long run merely statements that every event is itself and not some different event.
  • Arlen Specter
    Arlen Specter
    American lawyer, author, and politician 1930-2012
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    The fundamental purpose of government is to protect its citizens.
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