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  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    At daybreak, when loath to rise, have this thought in thy mind: I am rising for a man's work.
  • Honoré Gabriel Riqueti Count of Mirabeau
    Honoré Gabriel Riqueti Count of Mirabeau
    French revolutionary and writer 1749-1791
    Honoré Gabriel Riqueti Count of Mirabeau
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    None, but people of strong passion are capable of rising to greatness.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision, and for whom the lighting of every cigar, the drinking of every cup, the time of rising and going to bed every day, and the beginning of every bit of work, are subjects of express volitional deliberation.
  • Barry Cornwall
    Barry Cornwall
    English poet (pen name of Bryan Procter) 1787-1874
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    A single star is rising in the east, and from afar sheds a most tremulous lustre; silent Night doth wear it like a jewel on her brow.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object, unless it be still fed with fresh discoveries, and kept alive by a new perpetual succession of miracles rising up to its view.
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    Colombian writer 1928-
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    An early-rising man... a good spouse but a bad husband.
  • Back water rising, coming in my windows and doors I leave with a prayer in my heart: back water won't rise no more
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Climate change, in some regions, has aggravated conflict over scarce land, and could well trigger large-scale migration in the decades ahead. And rising sea levels put at risk the very survival of all small island states. These and other implications for peace and security have implications for the United Nations itself.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    Each day is a little life; every waking and rising a little birth; every fresh morning a little youth; every going to rest and sleep a little dearth.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    Economic growth without social progress lets the great majority of people remain in poverty, while a privileged few reap the benefits of rising abundance.
  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    Fans love Sosa for his exuberance, for the kisses he blows to his mother, wife and four children. He is Slammin' Sammy, a fairy-tale figure rising from poverty in the Dominican Republic to the 55th floor above Chicago's Lake Shore Drive.
  • Al Gore
    Al Gore
    American politician and environmentalist 1948-
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    George Bush taking credit for the wall coming down is like the rooster taking credit for the sun rising.
  • Dhammapada
    Dhammapada
    collection of sayings of the Buddha in verse form
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    He who holds back rising anger like a rolling chariot, him I call a real driver; other people are but holding the reins
  • Bernie Sanders
    Bernie Sanders
    American politician 1941-
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    Hillary Clinton is listening to the scientists who tell us that - unless we act boldly and transform our energy system in the very near future - there will be more drought, more floods, more acidification of the oceans, more rising sea levels.
  • Bob Filner
    Bob Filner
    American politician 1942-
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    However, as a parent, as a grandparent, as a former educator, I know that these practices alone when we are dealing with young children are insufficient. We will never control this rising epidemic without greater accountability from the food industry.
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