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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Dear to us are those who love us... but dearer are those who reject us as unworthy, for they add another life; they build a heaven before us whereof we had not dreamed, and thereby supply to us new powers out of the recesses of the spirit, and urge us to new and unattempted performances.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    Some racists still reject the plain testimony written in the DNA that all the races are not only human but nearly indistinguishable.
    Source: Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark (2011) 467
  • Chevy Chase
    Chevy Chase
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    Actors search for rejection. If they don't get it they reject themselves.
  • George Holbrook Jackson
    George Holbrook Jackson
    British journalist, writer and publisher 1874-1948
    George Holbrook Jackson
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    As soon as an idea is accepted it is time to reject it.
    Source: Platitudes in the Making (1911) p. 13
  • Elie Wiesel
    Elie Wiesel
    Rumanian-born American Writer 1928-
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    Because I remember, I despair. Because I remember, I have the duty to reject despair.
  • Bjarne Stroustrup
    Bjarne Stroustrup
    Danish computer scientist 1950-
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    Clearly, I reject the view that there is one way that is right for everyone and for every problem.
  • Boris Pasternak
    Boris Pasternak
    Russian writer 1890-1960
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    Considering the meaning this award has been given in the society to which I belong, I must reject this undeserved prize which has been presented to me. Please do not receive my voluntary rejection with displeasure.
    Source: Telegram naar Nobelcomite (29-10-1958)
  • Mikhail Bakunin
    Mikhail Bakunin
    Russian politicial theorist 1814-1876
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    Does it follow that I reject all authority? Perish the thought. In the matter of boots, I defer to the authority of the boot-maker.
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman Rushdie
    Engels writer 1948-
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    Freedom to reject is the only freedom.
    Source: The Ground Beneath Her Feet (2000) 146
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    He who does not accept and respect those who want to reject life does not truly accept and respect life itself.
  • Adam Savage
    Adam Savage
    American special effects designer and fabricator 1967-
    Adam Savage
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    I reject your reality and substitute my own.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
    Ayn Rand
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    If any civilization is to survive, it is the morality of altruism that men have to reject.
  • St. Augustine of Hippo
    St. Augustine of Hippo
    Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
    St. Augustine of Hippo
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    If you believe what you like in the gospels, and reject what you don't like, it is not the gospel you believe, but yourself.
  • Charles Churchill
    Charles Churchill
    British poet 1731-1764
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    Little do such men know the toil, the pains, the daily, nightly racking of the brains, to range the thoughts, the matter to digest, to cull fit phrases, and reject the rest.
  • Havelock Ellis
    Havelock Ellis
    British psychologist 1859-1939
    Havelock Ellis
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    Pain and death are a part of life. To reject them is to reject life itself.
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