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  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
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    At home, growing up, we weren't really poor. We had everything we needed, we just didn't have what we wanted.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    An understanding heart is everything in a teacher, and cannot be esteemed highly enough. One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feeling. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
  • Ray Kroc
    Ray Kroc
    American businessman, founder McDonalds 1902-1984
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    Are you green and growing or ripe and rotting?
  • Joseph Stowell
    Joseph Stowell
    American Christian author
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    As we mature spiritually, we exhibit a growing capacity to care for and appreciate one another in the body of Christ, regardless of our differences.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    The growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistorical acts; and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest in unvisited tombs.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    We are growing serious, and let me tell you, that's the next step to being dull.
  • Arthur Hertzberg
    Arthur Hertzberg
    Jewish-American scholar and activist 1921-2006
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    A large part of the problem, is that young people are being born into the world and growing up without much hope. And so, they become murderers, they become suicide bombers.
  • Bette Midler
    Bette Midler
    American singer, songwriter, actress and comedian 1945-
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    A lot of people have no access to beauty. When I was growing up, my mother had only a few pretty things to look at.
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    Colombian writer 1928-
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    A man knows when he is growing old because he begins to look like his father.
  • Robert Henri
    Robert Henri
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    A tree growing out of the ground is as wonderful today as it ever was. It does not need to adopt new and startling methods.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object, unless it be still fed with fresh discoveries, and kept alive by a new perpetual succession of miracles rising up to its view.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    All of the top achievers I know are life-long learners... Looking for new skills, insights, and ideas. If they're not learning, they're not growing... not moving toward excellence.
  • Max Planck
    Max Planck
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    An important scientific innovation rarely makes its way by gradually winning over and converting its opponents. What does happen is that its opponents gradually die out, and that the growing generation is familiarized with the ideas from the beginning.
  • Arthur Bryant
    Arthur Bryant
    English historian, columnist for The Illustrated London News and man 1899-1985
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    And so while the great ones depart to their dinner, the secretary stays, growing thinner and thinner, racking his brain to record and report what he thinks that they think that they ought to have thought.
  • Bertolt Brecht
    Bertolt Brecht
    German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
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    And when she was finished they laid her in earth
    Flowers growing, butterflies juggling over her...
    She, so light, barely pressed the earth down
    How much pain it took to make her as light as that!
    Source: Poems, 1913-1956 To my mother [Meiner Mutter] (May 1920), trans. Jo
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