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  • Charles Horton Cooley
    Charles Horton Cooley
    American sociologist 1864-1929
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    Between richer and poorer classes in a free country a mutually respecting antagonism is much healthier than pity on the one hand and dependence on the other, as is, perhaps, the next best thing to fraternal feeling.
  • Bono
    Bono
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    Contrary to reports, this boy is not a billionaire or going to be richer than any Beatle... and not just in the sense of money, by the way; the Beatles are untouchable - those billionaire reports are a joke.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
  • Bernard Arnault
    Bernard Arnault
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    I've always been pleased with the investments I've made with my friend Albert Frere and I regret not having followed him more, because I would have been a lot richer.
  • Margaret Mead
    Margaret Mead
    American cultural anthropologist 1901-1978
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    If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one in which each diverse human gift will find a fitting place.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    If what happens does not make us richer, we must welcome it if it makes us wiser.
  • In a purely technical sense, each species of higher organism is richer in information than a Caravaggio painting, Bach fugue, or any other great work of art.
  • Anne Tyler
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    It seems to me that since I've had children, I've grown richer and deeper. They may have slowed down my writing for a while, but when I did write, I had more of a self to speak from.
  • Kurt Vonnegut
    Kurt Vonnegut
    American writer 1922-2007
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    New knowledge is the most valuable commodity on earth. The more truth we have to work with, the richer we become.
  • Hermann Broch
    Hermann Broch
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    No one's death comes to pass without making some impression, and those close to the deceased inherit part of the liberated soul and become richer in their humanness.
  • One actor in my life is enough, and that's me. With actors, it's too easy to go into this world of complaining. Someone will always be better, richer, more loved, do more work. Those dynamics don't interest me.
  • Read, read, read. Read good books. You will strengthen your understanding of story. Your vocabulary will be the richer for it.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Sooner or later that which is now life shall be poetry, and every fair and manly trait shall add a richer strain to the song.''
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
    Eleanor Roosevelt
    American "First Lady" and columnist 1884-1962
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    The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experiences.
  • Friedrich von Schiller
    Friedrich von Schiller
    German poet 1759-1805
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    The rich become richer and the poor become poorer is a cry heard throughout the whole civilized world.
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