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  • Education is not merely a means for earning a living or an instrument for the acquisition of wealth. It is an initiation into life of spirit, a training of the human soul in the pursuit of truth and the practice of virtue.
  • Mel Brooks
    Mel Brooks
    American actor, writer, producer, director, comedian, and composer 1926-
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    Every human being has hundreds of separate people living under his skin. The talent of a writer is his ability to give them their separate names, identities, personalities and have them relate to other characters living with him.
  • Luigi Pirandello
    Luigi Pirandello
    Italian Author, Playwright 1867-1936
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    Every true man, sir, who is a little above the level of the beasts and plants does not live for the sake of living, without knowing how to live; but he lives so as to give a meaning and a value of his own to life.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    I do not know how to distinguish between our waking life and a dream. Are we not always living the life that we imagine we are?
  • I now understand what Christ suffered in Gethsemane as well as any man living.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    If a man needs an elaborate tombstone in order to remain in the memory of his country, it is clear that his living at all was an act of absolute superfluity.
  • H. Ross Perot
    H. Ross Perot
    American businessman & politician, founder EDS 1930-
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    If we decide to take this level of business creating ability nationwide, we'll all be plucking chickens for a living.
  • Russell Wayne Baker
    Russell Wayne Baker
    American writer 1925-
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    Life is always walking up to us and saying, ''Come on in, the living's find,'' and what do we do? Back off and take its picture.
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
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    Man, the living creature, the creating individual, is always more important than any established style or system.
  • Sholem Aleichem
    Sholem Aleichem
    Yiddish author and playwright 1859-1916
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    No matter how bad things get you got to go on living, even if it kills you.
  • Eugène Ionesco
    Eugène Ionesco
    Romanian-born French Playwright 1912-
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    No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can deliver us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not vice versa.
  • Ralph Waldo Trine
    Ralph Waldo Trine
    American writer
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    Not to love is not to live or it is to live a living death. The life, that goes out in love to all, is the life, that is full and rich and continually expanding in beauty and power.
  • Bill Hader
    Bill Hader
    American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director 1978-
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    Oddly enough, I have really bad stage fright - getting up in front of people. And I made a living going on live television.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    On the death of a friend, we should consider that the fates through confidence have devolved on us the task of a double living, that we have henceforth to fulfill the promise of our friend's life also, in our own, to the world.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Only a life lived in the service to others is worth living.
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