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  • Carl Honore
    Carl Honore
    Canadian journalist 1967-
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    Everywhere, people are discovering that doing things more slowly often means doing them better and enjoying them more. It means living life instead of rushing through it. You can apply this to everything from food to parenting to work.
  • Jim Rohn
    Jim Rohn
    American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker 1930-2009
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    Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
  • Alan Thicke
    Alan Thicke
    Canadian actor and songwriter 1947-2016
    Alan Thicke
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    Family involvement is a valuable thing and playing together actively can be the '90s version of it. Instead of just watching, you can do it together... something we don't spend enough time on. We can motivate and excite each other about fitness.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    Fans love McGwire for his powerful physique, for his on-field hugs of his son, the part-time bat boy. He is Big Mac, or Paul Bunyan in Cardinals red with a white-ash bat instead of an ax.
  • Gloria Steinem
    Gloria Steinem
    American feminist writer 1934-
    Gloria Steinem
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    Far too many people are looking for the right person, instead of trying to be the right person.
  • Umberto Eco
    Umberto Eco
    Italian writer 1932 -
    Umberto Eco
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    Fear prophets and those prepared to die for the truth, for as a rule they make many others die with them, often before them, at times instead of them.
  • Susan Sontag
    Susan Sontag
    American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
    Susan Sontag
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    Fewer and fewer Americans possess objects that have a patina, old furniture, grandparents pots and pans - the used things, warm with generations of human touch, essential to a human landscape. Instead, we have our paper phantoms, transistorized landscapes. A featherweight portable museum.
  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
    American journalist and writer 1892-1950
    Agnes Smedley
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    For months it seemed that a revolution was certain. But instead, slavery seems more likely now. The working class no longer has the physical resistance for a revolution, and the Entente is too strong, and Russia is too weak.
  • Carson Kressley
    Carson Kressley
    American television personality, actor, and designer 1969-
    Carson Kressley
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    Friends think your life is so glamorous, and it is. But there are times when, instead of going to a glamorous party, I would rather just come home from work, pop in a DVD and eat some microwave popcorn with a cutie on the sofa.
  • Bode Miller
    Bode Miller
    American former World Cup alpine ski racer 1977-
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    From this inhuman pressure doping is born because the athlete feels the imperative of having to be No. 1. I believe instead that sport should be a private pressure, a challenge for yourself.
    Source: Interview with Gazzetta dello Sport, 16 Feb. 2006 [1]
  • Bobby Orr
    Bobby Orr
    Canadian ice hockey player 1948-
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    Growing up, if I hadn't had sports, I don't know where I'd be. God only knows what street corners I'd have been standing on and God only knows what I'd have been doing, but instead I played hockey and went to school and stayed out of trouble.
  • Carole King
    Carole King
    American singer-songwriter 1942-
    Carole King
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    Had my grandparents not emigrated when they did, I might have been born Jewish in Eastern Europe during World War II, or I might not have been born at all. Instead, I was born in 1942 in New York City.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
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    Here undoubtedly lies the chief poetic energy: - in the force of imagination that pierces or exalts the solid fact, instead of floating among cloud-pictures.
  • Ben Lovett
    Ben Lovett
    American recording artist, film composer, songwriter and producer 1978-
    Ben Lovett
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    Hopefully, one day people will be able to look at Mumford & Sons and say, 'that's a career band.' It's all about time instead of sales.
  • Barry Schwartz
    Barry Schwartz
    American psychologist 1946-
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    How much does it really matter whether your child will soon be enjoying a first year at Harvard or Yale or will instead end up at her third or fourth or fifth choice? Probably much less than you think.
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