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  • Plutarch
    Plutarch
    Greek biographer and essayist 46-120 AD
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    Character is simply habit long continued.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines. With consistency a great soul has simply nothing to do.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
  • Iris Murdoch
    Iris Murdoch
    Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999
    Iris Murdoch
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    A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look stylish. Preferring truth to form, he is not constantly at work upon the fa├žade of his appearance.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    A woman simply is, but a man must become. Masculinity is risky and elusive. It is achieved by a revolt from woman, and it is confirmed only by other men. Manhood coerced into sensitivity is no manhood at all.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    Be not simply good; be good for something.
  • I was born to be a runner. I simply love to run. It's almost like the faster I go, the easier it becomes.
  • Never fear shadows. They simply mean there's a light shining somewhere nearby.
  • Joyce Meyer
    Joyce Meyer
    American Christian author and speaker 1943-
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    Patience is not simply the ability to wait - it's how we behave while we're waiting.
  • Angela Y. Davis
    Angela Y. Davis
    American political activist, academic, and author 1944-
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    Radical simply means ''grasping things at the root.''
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
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    The barrier between success is not something which exists in the real world: it is composed purely and simply of doubts about ability.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    What people call impartiality may simply mean indifference, and what people call partiality may simply mean mental activity.
  • Bob Rae
    Bob Rae
    Canadian diplomat, lawyer and negotiator 1948-
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    many on the right confuse the is of globalization with the ought of simply accepting all its effects. They preach a political quietism that is really just a cloak for greed.
    Source: The Three Questions - Prosperity and the Public Good (1998) Ch. One, The Rabbis Three Questions, p. 7
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