Quotes by oneself
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American political and social activist 1936-1989
The best way to educate oneself is to become part of the revolution.Source: Revolution for the Hell of It (1968)
British Author 1868-1952
The business of life is to enjoy oneself; everything else is a mockery.
French poet 1871-1945
The folly of mistaking a paradox for a discovery, a metaphor for a proof, a torrent of verbiage for a spring of capital truths, and oneself for an oracle, is inborn in us.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
French christelijk mysticist, writer 1881-1955
The most satisfying thing in life is to have been able to give a large part of oneself to others.
Roman emperor 121-180
The object in life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
German politician 1876-1967
The one sure way to conciliate a tiger is to allow oneself to be devoured.
Irish writer 1854-1900
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.
American afro-amerikan leader, writer 1935-
The price of hating other human beings is loving oneself less.Source: Target Zero: A Life in Writing (2015)
American writer 1924-1987
The questions which one asks oneself begin, at least, to illuminate the world, and become one's key to the experience of others.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 1809-1894
The riders in a race do not stop when they reach the goal. There is a little finishing canter before coming to a standstill. There is time to hear the kind voices of friends and say to oneself, The work is done.
American writer 1891-1980
The study of crime begins with the knowledge of oneself. All that you despise, all that you loathe, all that you reject, all that you condemn and seek to convert by punishment springs from you.
The terrible thing is that one cannot be a Communist and not let oneself in for the shameful act of recantation. One cannot be a Communist and preserve an iota of one's personal integrity.
Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
The true way is the middle one, halfway between deserving a place and pushing oneself into it.
Scottish novelist and physician 1896-1981
The virtue of achievement is victory over oneself. Those who know this can never know defeat.
Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
The worth of a human being lies in the ability to extend oneself, to go outside oneself, to exist in and for other people.
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