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  • Hannah Arendt
    Hannah Arendt
    German-born American political theorist 1906-1975
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    Action without a name, a ''who'' attached to it, is meaningless.
  • Aristotle Onassis
    Aristotle Onassis
    Greek shipping magnate 1906-1975
    Aristotle Onassis
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    After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
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    As anyone who has recently seen PG-13 movies knows, the level of violence in them has increased to the point of making the Motion Picture Association of America's voluntary rating system meaningless.
  • Bill Murray
    Bill Murray
    American actor, comedian, and writer 1950-
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    Awards are meaningless to me, and I have nothing but disdain for anyone who actively campaigns to get one.
  • William Zinsser
    William Zinsser
    American writer, editor, literary critic, and teacher 1922-2005
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    Clutter is the disease of American writing. We are a society strangling in unnecessary words, circular constructions, pompous frills and meaningless jargon.
  • Abdallah II
    Abdallah II
    Jordan King 1962-
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    Earth's dispossessed are vulnerable targets for extremists: those who teach that global justice is meaningless; that satisfaction can come only in violence, division, and intellectual isolation.
  • Gerald Early
    Gerald Early
    American essayist and American 1952-
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    Everyone in our culture wants to win a prize. Perhaps that is the grand lesson we have taken with us from kindergarten in the age of perversions of Dewey-style education: everyone gets a ribbon, and praise becomes a meaningless narcotic to soothe egoistic distemper.
  • Bergen Evans
    Bergen Evans
    American professor and television host
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    Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no freedom of thought without doubt.
    Source: The Natural History of Nonsense XIX
  • Bruce Springsteen
    Bruce Springsteen
    American singer-songwriter 1949-
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    I think you can get to a point where nihilism, if that's the right word, is overwhelming, and the basic laws that society has set up - either religious or social laws - become meaningless.
  • Bryan Greenberg
    Bryan Greenberg
    American actor and singer 1978-
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    I was a caddy once and I lost the golfer's clubs. Plus I don't know how to golf, so I was the worst caddy ever. Then I was a mortgage brokers assistant, so that was just carrying around a lot of files - pretty meaningless, mind-numbing work.
  • B. D. Wong
    B. D. Wong
    American actor 1960-
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    I'm a strong nonbeliever in the Christmas letter where you don't really read it because it's just full of kind of meaningless information. It doesn't really resonate to the person reading it, but it means so much to the person that wrote it.
  • Robert H. Schuller
    Robert H. Schuller
    American Christian televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and au 1926-2015
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    If there exists no possibility of failure, then victory is meaningless.
  • Octavio Paz
    Octavio Paz
    Mexican Poet, Essayist 1914-
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    Literature is the expression of a feeling of deprivation, a recourse against a sense of something missing. But the contrary is also true: language is what makes us human. It is a recourse against the meaningless noise and silence of nature and history.
  • John Wooden
    John Wooden
    American basketball player and head coach 1910-2010
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    Material possessions, winning scores, and great reputations are meaningless in the eyes of the Lord, because He knows what we really are and that is all that matters.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
    Denis Waitley
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    No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.
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