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  • Arthur C. Clarke
    Arthur C. Clarke
    British science fiction writer, science writer and futurist 1917-2008
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    Any teacher that can be replaced by a machine, should be!
    Source: Electronic Tutors (1980)
  • Imamu Amiri Baraka
    Imamu Amiri Baraka
    African-American writer of poetry, drama and fiction 1934-2014
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    God has been replaced, as he has all over the West, with respectability and air conditioning.
  • Bill Gross
    Bill Gross
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    Imperceptibly, the developed world's manufacturing base was gradually eroding and being replaced by securitized finance that destroyed itself and nearly its economies in 2008.
  • C. Wright Mills
    C. Wright Mills
    American sociologist 1916-1962
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    In the world of the celebrity, the hierarchy of publicity has replaced the hierarchy of descent and even of great wealth.
  • Alan Alda
    Alan Alda
    American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. 1936-
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    It's really clear to me that you can't hang onto something longer than its time. Ideas lose certain freshness, ideas have a shelf life, and sometimes they have to be replaced by other ideas.
  • Samuel Smiles
    Samuel Smiles
    Scottish writer 1812-1904
    Samuel Smiles
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    Lost wealth may be replaced by industry, lost knowledge by study, lost health by temperance or medicine, but lost time is gone forever.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    Many churches of all persuasions are hiring research agencies to poll neighborhoods, asking what kind of church they prefer. Then the local churches design themselves to fit the desires of the people. True faith in God that demands selflessness is being replaced by trendy religion that serves the selfish.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
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    No psychic value can disappear without being replaced by another of equivalent intensity.
    Source: Modern Man in Search of a Soul (1933)
  • Balthus
    Balthus
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    Painting is a language which cannot be replaced by another language. I don't know what to say about what I paint, really.
  • Marshall Mcluhan
    Marshall Mcluhan
    Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
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    Politics will eventually be replaced by imagery. The politician will be only too happy to abdicate in favor of his image, because the image will be much more powerful than he could ever be.
  • Beth Ditto
    Beth Ditto
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    Reclaiming the word 'fat' was the most empowering step in my progress. I stopped using it for insult or degradation and instead replaced it with truth, because the truth is that I am fat, and that's ok. So now when someone calls me fat, I agree, whereas before I would get embarrassed and emotional.
  • Barbara Olson
    Barbara Olson
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    Since the end of the Cold War, Soviet aggression had been replaced by a number of particularly venomous threats, from Timothy McVeigh to Osama bin Laden.
    Source: The Final Days: The Last, Desperate Abuses of Power by the Clinton White House
  • August Strindberg
    August Strindberg
    Swedish writer 1849-1912
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    Sorrow has the fortunate peculiarity that it preys upon itself. It dies of starvation. Since it is essentially an interruption of habits, it can be replaced by new habits. Constituting, as it does, a void, it is soon filled up by a real ''horror vacuum.''
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    The opinion prevailed among advanced minds that it was time that belief should be replaced increasingly by knowledge; belief that did not itself rest on knowledge was superstition, and as such had to be opposed.
  • Malcolm Muggeridge
    Malcolm Muggeridge
    British Broadcaster 1903-1990
    Malcolm Muggeridge
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    The orgasm has replaced the Cross as the focus of longing and the image of fulfillment.
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