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  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    He can compress the most words into the smallest idea of any man I ever met.
  • Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    English poet 1806-1861
    Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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    A good neighbor sometimes cuts your morning up to mince-meat of the very smallest talk, then helps to sugar her bohea at night with your reputation.
  • Bjornstjerne Bjornson
    Bjornstjerne Bjornson
    Norwegian writer 1832-1910
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    A meaningful life - this is what we look for in art, in its smallest dewdrops as in its unleashing of the tempest. We are at peace when we have found it and uneasy when we have not.
  • Alberto Giacometti
    Alberto Giacometti
    Swiss sculptor, painter, draftsman and printmaker 1901-1966
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    All the sculptures of today, like those of the past, will end one day in pieces... So it is important to fashion ones work carefully in its smallest recess and charge every particle of matter with life.
  • Sallust
    Sallust
    Roman historian 86-34 BC
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    By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed.
  • Audre Lorde
    Audre Lorde
    American writer, feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil 1934-1992
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    Even the smallest victory is never to be taken for granted. Each victory must be applauded.
    Source: A Burst of Light: and Other Essays (2017) 115
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    From the smallest necessity to the highest religious abstraction, from the wheel to the skyscraper, everything we are and everything we have comes from one attribute of man - the function of his reasoning mind.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
  • Atom Egoyan
    Atom Egoyan
    Armenian-Canadian stage and film director and writer 1960-
    Atom Egoyan
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    I think if you look at the themes that are presented in the film, some are inherently social, and I think that any film which deals with the family is dealing with the smallest social unit in our society - and in a sense it is a question of scope.
  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph De Maistre
    French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
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    Man is so muddled, so dependent on the things immediately before his eyes, that every day even the most submissive believer can be seen to risk the torments of the afterlife for the smallest pleasure.
  • Sri Swami Sivananda
    Sri Swami Sivananda
    Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
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    Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Relations are simply a tedious pack of people, who haven't got the remotest knowledge of how to live, nor the smallest instinct about when to die.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    Remember also that the smallest minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights, cannot claim to be defenders of minorities.
    Source: Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal (1966)
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way.
  • Leo Tolstoy
    Leo Tolstoy
    Russian writer 1828-1910
    Leo Tolstoy
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    The Brahmins say that in their books there are many predictions of times in which it will rain. But press those books as strongly as you can, you can not get out of them a drop of water. So you can not get out of all the books that contain the best precepts the smallest good deed.
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