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  • Rabindranath Tagore
    Rabindranath Tagore
    Indian mystic and poet 1861-1941
    Rabindranath Tagore
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    Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
  • Geoffrey F. Abert
    Geoffrey F. Abert
    American author
    Geoffrey F. Abert
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    When you take charge of your life, there is no longer need to ask permission of other people or society at large. When you ask permission, you give someone veto power over your life.
  • J. G. Ballard
    J. G. Ballard
    British author 1930-
    J. G. Ballard
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    The American Dream has run out of gas. The car has stopped. It no longer supplies the world with its images, its dreams, its fantasies. No more. It's over. It supplies the world with its nightmares now: the Kennedy assassination, Watergate, Vietnam...
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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    Old people love to give good advice to console themselves for no longer being able to set a bad example.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    A purpose you impart is no longer your own.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    A man never reaches that dizzy height of wisdom that he can no longer be lead by the nose.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
    James Baldwin
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    But the relationship of morality and power is a very subtle one. Because ultimately power without morality is no longer power.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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    Advice is like snow; the softer it falls the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
  • Jung Chang
    Jung Chang
    Chinese-born British writer 1952-
    Jung Chang
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    Although my book is banned I am still allowed to go to China and travel. There is no longer the kind of control that Mao used to have-there have been deep fundamental changes in society.
  • Epicurus
    Epicurus
    Greek Philosopher c.341-270 BC
    Epicurus
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    Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.
  • Havelock Ellis
    Havelock Ellis
    British psychologist 1859-1939
    Havelock Ellis
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    Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.
  • John Updike
    John Updike
    American writer and criticus 1932-
    John Updike
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    Our brains are no longer conditioned for reverence and awe. We cannot imagine a Second Coming that would not be cut down to size by the televised evening news, or a Last Judgment not subject to pages of holier-than-thou second-guessing in The New York Review of Books.
  • Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    French writer 1900-1944
    Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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    Perfection is finally attained not when there is no longer anything to add but when there is no longer anything to take away, when a body has been stripped down to its nakedness.
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