Quotes by themselves

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  • Havelock Ellis
    Havelock Ellis
    British psychologist 1859-1939
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    Men who know themselves are no longer fools. They stand on the threshold of the door of Wisdom.
  • Andrew Carnegie
    Andrew Carnegie
    American industrialist 1835-1919
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    People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    The causes of events are ever more interesting than the events themselves.
  • Ba Jin
    Ba Jin
    Chinese author and political activist 1904-2005
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    The doctors realized very clearly that their minds and emotions were changing from day to day. On the one hand they were healing the patient, and on the other it looked as if they were healing themselves too. It was this chief surgeon who first volunteered to offer his skin when grafting began.
    Source: A Battle For Life
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger; the first is a perpetual call upon them to propagate their kind, the latter to preserve themselves.
  • Brian Moore
    Brian Moore
    British writer and screenwiter 1921-1999
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    There comes a point in many people's lives when they can no longer play the role they have chosen for themselves. When that happens, we are like actors finding that someone has changed the play.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    What the superior person seeks is in themselves. What the mean person seeks is in others.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Who then is free? The one who wisely is lord of themselves, who neither poverty, death or captivity terrify, who is strong to resist his appetites and shun honors, and is complete in themselves smooth and round like a globe.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    Whoever is out of patience is out of possession of his soul. Men must not turn into bees, and kill themselves in stinging others.
  • You can pick out actors by the glazed look that comes into their eyes when the conversation wanders away from themselves.
  • C. C. H. Pounder
    C. C. H. Pounder
    Guyanese–American actress 1952-
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    'Bagdad Cafe' was a film that changed many, many people's lives... how they saw themselves and how they looked at their life situation. I thought I made a little movie. All the mail that I get is about how it changed lives, and that's wonderful.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    A beautiful vacuum filled with wealthy monogamists, all powerful and members of the best families all drinking themselves to death.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    A child-like man is not a man whose development has been arrested; on the contrary, he is a man who has given himself a chance of continuing to develop long after most adults have muffled themselves in the cocoon of middle-aged habit and convention.
  • Nancy Lopez
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    A competitor will find a way to win. Competitors take bad breaks and use them to drive themselves just that much harder. Quitters take bad breaks and use them as reasons to give up. It's all a matter of pride.
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