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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    'Tis very certain that each man carries in his eye the exact indication of his rank in the immense scale of men, and we are always learning to read it. A complete man should need no auxiliaries to his personal presence.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    A sense of duty is useful in work but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not to be endured with patient resignation.
  • Alan Thicke
    Alan Thicke
    Canadian actor and songwriter 1947-2016
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    As a father, my first priority is to help my sons set and attain personal goals so they will develop self-confidence and individual strength. Engaging in regular fitness activities with my children helps me fulfill those responsibilities.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user.
    Source: Speech at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, February 24, 2004
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
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    Personal relationships are the fertile soil from which all advancement, all success, all achievement in real life grows.
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen R. Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
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    Security represents your sense of worth, your identity, your emotional anchorage, your self-esteem, your basic personal strength or lack of it.
  • Campbell Brown
    Campbell Brown
    American journalist 1968-
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    'Morning Joe' host Mika Brzezinski's personal life is a minefield. Her father is Zbigniew Brzezinski, former national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter, and while one brother is an Obama appointee, the other advises Romney.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
    Robert Louis Stevenson
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    A faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
  • William B. Yeats
    William B. Yeats
    Irish poet 1865-1918
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    A gentleman is a man whose principal ideas are not connected with his personal needs and his personal succes.
  • Helen Rowland
    Helen Rowland
    American journalist 1875-1950
    Helen Rowland
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    A man can become so accustomed to the thought of his own faults that he will begin to cherish them as charming little ''personal characteristics.''
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers - and this is the basis of all human morality.
  • W. H. Auden
    W. H. Auden
    American poet 1907-1973
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    A man has his distinctive personal scent which his wife, his children and his dog can recognize. A crowd has a generalized stink. The public is odorless.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    A man who has nothing which he cares about more than he does about his personal safety is a miserable creature who has no chance of being free, unless made and kept so by the existing of better men than himself.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    A man's personal defects will commonly have with the rest of the world precisely that importance which they have to himself. If he makes light of them, so will other men.
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