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  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.
  • Kahlil Gibran
    Kahlil Gibran
    Libian painter and writer 1883-1931
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    Love gives naught but itself and takes naught but from itself. Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; For love is sufficient unto love.
  • Johann Georg Ritter von Zimmermann
    Johann Georg Ritter von Zimmermann
    Swiss philosophical writer, naturalist, and physician 1728-1795
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    Many good qualities are not sufficient to balance a single want - the want of money.
  • David Hume
    David Hume
    Scottish Philosopher, Historian 1711-1776
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    No testimony is sufficient to establish a miracle, unless the testimony be of such a kind, that its falsehood would be more miraculous, than the fact, which it endeavors to establish.
    Source: An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding
  • Bryce Dallas Howard
    Bryce Dallas Howard
    American actress and filmmaker 1981-
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    Ours was a loving, nurturing household, but, at the same time, my parents' goal was to make all their children self-sufficient.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    People have not been horrified by war to a sufficient extent... War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige as the warrior does today.
  • Bob Rae
    Bob Rae
    Canadian diplomat, lawyer and negotiator 1948-
    Bob Rae
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    Self-interest is a necessary but hardly a sufficient basis for a decent society.
    Source: The Three Questions - Prosperity and the Public Good (1998) Ch. Four, Self-Interest and the Public Interest: T
  • Bing Gordon
    Bing Gordon
    American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
    Bing Gordon
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    Smart people tend to enjoy thinking about a lot of things at once. I'd say entrepreneurs should be serial monogamists; do one thing at a time until you make sufficient progress and then move on.
  • Theodore L. Cuyler
    Theodore L. Cuyler
    American Presbyterian minister and religious writer 1822-1909
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    Sufficient to each day are the duties to be done and the trials to be endured. God never built a Christian strong enough to carry today's duties and tomorrow's anxieties piled on the top of them.
  • Henry James
    Henry James
    American author 1843-1916
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    The face of nature and civilization in this our country is to a certain point a very sufficient literary field. But it will yield its secrets only to a really grasping imagination. To write well and worthily of American things one need even more than elsewhere to be a master.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    The failure of Lehman Brothers demonstrated that liquidity provision by the Federal Reserve would not be sufficient to stop the crisis; substantial fiscal resources were necessary.
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
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    The greatest thing in the world is to know how to be self-sufficient.
  • Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle
    Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle
    French author 1657-1757
    Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle
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    The judgment may be compared to a clock or watch, where the most ordinary machine is sufficient to tell the hours; but the most elaborate alone can point out the minutes and seconds, and distinguish the smallest differences of time.
  • Carter G. Woodson
    Carter G. Woodson
    American historian, author and journalist 1875-1950
    Carter G. Woodson
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    The strongest bank in the United States will last only so long as the people will have sufficient confidence in it to keep their money there.
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