Quotes: letting

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  • Cass Canfield
    Cass Canfield
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    A publisher should always be on the receiving end. He should take an interest in almost any subject and remain anonymous, letting the author take center stage.
  • Laurence Sterne
    Laurence Sterne
    British author 1713-1768
    Laurence Sterne
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    All womankind, from the highest to the lowest love jokes; the difficulty is to know how they choose to have them cut; and there is no knowing that, but by trying, as we do with our artillery in the field, by raising or letting down their breeches, till we hit the mark.
  • Bruce Nauman
    Bruce Nauman
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    And so I put down some of the things that he said, about keeping your tools sharpened and not letting them lie on the ground where they get hurt or get abused and dirty and can't find them. And some thoughts about how his father used to do things.
  • Bob Crosby
    Bob Crosby
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    But just as I was ready to call it quits, I got the necessary money from a third party, who had been instructed by Bing to help me out, without letting me know where the help came from.
  • Lao-Tzu
    Lao-Tzu
    Chinese philosopher +/- 600 BC
    Lao-Tzu
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    By letting it go it all gets done. The world is won by those who let it go. But when you try and try. The world is beyond the winning.
  • Nicolas Chamfort
    Nicolas Chamfort
    French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
    Nicolas Chamfort
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    Education must have two foundations - morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists.
  • Bernard Baruch
    Bernard Baruch
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    Even when we know what is right, too often we fail to act. More often we grab greedily for the day, letting tomorrow bring what it will, putting off the unpleasant and unpopular.
  • From initial concept to final build, 'Train' was close to a year in development. Much of this was research and letting the dynamics of the project come to the surface.
  • How selfhood begins with a walking away, and love is proved in the letting go.
  • Ken Keyes Jr
    Ken Keyes Jr
    American personal growth author and lecturer, 1921-1995
    Ken Keyes Jr
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    I always remember that I have everything I need to enjoy my here and now, unless I am letting my consciousness be dominated by demands and expectations based on the dead past or the imagined future.
  • V.S. Naipaul
    V.S. Naipaul
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    I profoundly feel that people are letting you down all the time.
  • Brad Carson
    Brad Carson
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    If Republicans want to bring these things up for a vote, I'm letting them know where I stand.
  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
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    If you're an adult and you choose not to believe in science, fine, but please don't prevent your children from learning about it and letting them draw their own conclusions.
  • Gerald G. Jampolsky
    Gerald G. Jampolsky
    American psychiatrist, Lecturer, writer
    Gerald G. Jampolsky
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    Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions.
  • Mick Jagger
    Mick Jagger
    English singer-songwriter, composer and actor 1943-
    Mick Jagger
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    It is all right letting yourself go, as long as you can get yourself back.
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