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  • John Selden
    John Selden
    British Jurist, Statesman 1584-1654
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    A glorious Church is like a magnificent feast; there is all the variety that may be, but every one chooses out a dish or two that he likes, and lets the rest alone: how glorious soever the Church is, every one chooses out of it his own religion, by which he governs himself, and lets the rest alone.
  • Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy
    Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
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    How much we like ourselves governs our performance.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever.
    Source: The Soul of Man Under Socialism (1891)
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    In America, the President reigns for four years, and journalism governs for ever and ever.
  • Walter Lippmann
    Walter Lippmann
    American writer, reporter, and political commentator 1889-1974
    Walter Lippmann
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    It is perfectly true that that government is best which governs least. It is equally true that that government is best which provides most.
  • Abraham Myerson
    Abraham Myerson
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    Man uses his intelligence less in the care of his own species than he does in his care of anything else he owns or governs.
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
    Alfred A. Montapert
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    Man's ultimate destiny is to become one with the Divine Power which governs and sustains the creation and its creatures.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
    Plato
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    No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to govern.
  • John Selden
    John Selden
    British Jurist, Statesman 1584-1654
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    Pleasures are all alike simply considered in themselves: he that hunts, or he that governs the commonwealth, they both please themselves alike, only we commend that, whereby we ourselves receive some benefit.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    So it is naturally with the male and the female; the one is superior, the other inferior; the one governs, the other is governed; and the same rule must necessarily hold good with respect to all mankind.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    That government is best which governs least.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
    Thomas Jefferson
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    That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
  • Themistocles
    Themistocles
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    The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern me; your son governs you.
  • St. Thomas Aquinas
    St. Thomas Aquinas
    Italian Dominican friar and Catholic priest 1225-1274
    St. Thomas Aquinas
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    The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.
  • John D. Mcdonald
    John D. Mcdonald
    American writer of novels and short stories 1916-1986
    John D. Mcdonald
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    The intensity of your desire governs the power with which the force is directed.
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