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  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
  • Georges Bernanos
    Georges Bernanos
    French writer 1888-1948
    Georges Bernanos
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    Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses.
  • Joseph Roux
    Joseph Roux
    French cartografist 1725-1793
    Joseph Roux
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    Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained.
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
    Lyndon B. Johnson
    American president 1908-173
    Lyndon B. Johnson
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    I'd rather give my life than be afraid to give it.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
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    It is possible to have a strong self-love without any self-satisfaction, rather with a self-discontent which is the more intense because one's own little core of egoistic sensibility is a supreme care.
  • Ralph Charell
    Ralph Charell
    American author 1929-
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    It is through cooperation, rather than conflict, that your greatest successes will be derived…
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
    Voltaire
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    Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
  • Samuel P. Huntington
    Samuel P. Huntington
    American political scientist, adviser and academic 1927-2008
    Samuel P. Huntington
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    The West won the world not by the superiority of its ideas or values or religion (to which few members of other civilizations were converted) but rather by its superiority in applying organized violence. Westerners often forget this fact; non-Westerners never do.
    Source: The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order (1996) p. 51
  • Thomas Alva Edison
    Thomas Alva Edison
    American inventor and founder of General Electric 1847-1931
    Thomas Alva Edison
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    A famous person is often remembered for the ability to take from mankind rather than for his ability to give to mankind.
  • Carl Honore
    Carl Honore
    Canadian journalist 1967-
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    Aficionados of Slow design and Slow fashion use ethical and green materials to make objects - furniture, clothes, jewellery - that lift the spirit and last a lifetime rather than one catwalk season.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
    Joseph Addison
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    An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he has committed, than be debarred from talking of his own dear person.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    And the high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule, or to impose himself in any other way.
  • Anthony de Mello
    Anthony de Mello
    Indian Jesuit priest and psychotherapist 1931-1987
    Anthony de Mello
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    Do not fear the winds of adversity. Remember: a kite rises against the wind rather than with it.
  • Franklin P. Adams
    Franklin P. Adams
    American journalist, humorist 1881-1960
    Franklin P. Adams
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    Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody.
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