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  • Peter Kline
    Peter Kline
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    All of us, you, your children, your neighbors and their children are everyday geniuses, even though the fact is unnoticed and unremembered by everyone. That's probably because school hasn't encouraged us to notice what's hidden inside us waiting for the right environment to express itself.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    All that is noble is in itself of a quiet nature, and appears to sleep until it is aroused and summoned forth by contrast.
  • Edith Wharton
    Edith Wharton
    American Author 1862-1937
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    Almost everybody in the neighborhood had ''troubles,'' frankly localized and specified; but only the chosen had ''complications.'' To have them was in itself a distinction, though it was also, in most cases, a death warrant. People struggled on for years wit
  • Michel de Certeau
    Michel de Certeau
    French writer
    Michel de Certeau
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    Along with the lazy man... the dying man is the immoral man: the former, a subject that does not work; the latter, an object that no longer even makes itself available to be worked on by others.
  • Martha Graham
    Martha Graham
    American modern dancer and choreographer 1894-1991
    Martha Graham
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    America does not concern itself now with Impressionism. We own no involved philosophy. The psyche of the land is to be found in its movement. It is to be felt as a dramatic force of energy and vitality. We move; we do not stand still. We have not yet arrived at the stock-taking stage.
  • Brent Scowcroft
    Brent Scowcroft
    American US Air Force officer 1925-2020
    Brent Scowcroft
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    America has never seen itself as a national state like all others, but rather as an experiment in human freedom and democracy.
  • Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    German philosopher 1770-1831
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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    America is, therefore the land of the future, where, in the ages that lie before us, the burden of the World's history shall reveal itself. It is a land of desire for all those who are weary of the historical lumber-room of Old Europe.
  • Bobby Locke
    Bobby Locke
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    Among golfers the putter is usually known as the payoff club and how right that is! Putting is in fact a game in itself.
  • Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Spanish writer and philosopher 1883-1955
    Jose Ortega Y Gasset
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    An ''unemployed'' existence is a worse negation of life than death itself.
  • Friedrich Schlegel
    Friedrich Schlegel
    German philosopher, criticus, writer 1772-1829
    Friedrich Schlegel
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    An aphorism ought to be entirely isolated from the surrounding world like a little work of art and complete in itself like a hedgehog.
  • Thomas Mann
    Thomas Mann
    German Author, Critic 1875-1955
    Thomas Mann
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    An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates.
  • Minna Antrim
    Minna Antrim
    American writer 1861-1950
    Minna Antrim
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    An epigram is a flashlight of a truth; a witticism, truth laughing at itself.
  • Washington Irving
    Washington Irving
    American writer 1783-1859
    Washington Irving
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    An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself like oil over the troubled sea of thought, and keeping the mind smooth and equable in the roughest weather.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
    Carl Jung
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    An inflated consciousness is always egocentric and conscious of nothing but its own existence. It is incapable of learning from the past, incapable of understanding contemporary events, and incapable of drawing right conclusions about the future. It is hypnotized by itself and therefore cannot be argued with. It inevitably dooms itself to calamities that must strike it dead.
  • Carl von Clausewitz
    Carl von Clausewitz
    Prussian general and military 1780-1831
    Carl von Clausewitz
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    An intellectual instinct which extracts the essence from the phenomena of life, as a bee sucks honey from a flower. In addition to study and reflections, life itself serves as a source.
    Source: On War (1832)
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