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  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
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    Of all forms of slavery there is none that is so harmful and degrading as that form of slavery which tempts one human being to hate another by reason of his race or color. One man cannot hold another man down in the ditch without remaining down in the ditch with him.
    Source: An Address on Abraham Lincoln before the Republican Club of New York City (1909)
  • Arthur Symons
    Arthur Symons
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    As perfume doth remain In the folds where it hath lain, So the thought of you, remaining Deeply folded in my brain, Will not leave me: all things leave me: You remain.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    Banks will have to win the confidence of their customers through fair dealing, making good loans, and remaining financially healthy.
  • Bill Bradley
    Bill Bradley
    American former professional basketball player and politician 1943-
    Bill Bradley
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    Becoming number one is easier than remaining number one.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    By persistently remaining single, a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation. Men should be more careful.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous .
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
    James Baldwin
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    Confronted with the impossibility of remaining faithful to one's beliefs, and the equal impossibility of becoming free of them, one can be driven to the most inhuman excesses.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
    Jean Baudrillard
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    Deep down, the US, with its space, its technological refinement, its bluff good conscience, even in those spaces which it opens up for simulation, is the only remaining primitive society.
  • Frank Moore Colby
    Frank Moore Colby
    American Editor, Essayist 1865-1925
    Frank Moore Colby
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    I have found some of the best reasons I ever had for remaining at the bottom simply by looking at the men at the top.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
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    It is open to a war resister to judge between the combatants and wish success to the one who has justice on his side. By so judging he is more likely to bring peace between the two than by remaining a mere spectator.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    It is perfectly possible to be enamoured of Paris while remaining totally indifferent or even hostile to the French.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.
    Source: C.S. Lewis on joy
  • Wernher Von Braun
    Wernher Von Braun
    German, later American, aerospace engineer and space architect 1912-1977
    Wernher Von Braun
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    It will free man from his remaining chains, the chains of gravity which still tie him to this planet. It will open to him the gates of heaven.
  • Marriage - a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters in prose.
  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
    Bayard Taylor
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    Melrose is the finest remaining specimen of Gothic architecture in Scotland. Some of the sculptured flowers in the cloister arches are remarkably beautiful and delicate, and the two windows - the south and east oriels - are of a lightness and grace of execution really surprising.
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