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  • François Fénelon
    François Fénelon
    French Writer 1651-1715
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    Children are excellent observers, and will often perceive your slightest defects. In general, those who govern children, forgive nothing in them, but everything in themselves.
  • Anna Freud
    Anna Freud
    Austrian-British psychoanalyst 1895-1982
    Anna Freud
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    Children usually do not blame themselves for getting lost.
  • Henry George
    Henry George
    American political economist and journalist 1839-1897
    Henry George
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    Compare society to a boat. Her progress through the water will not depend upon the exertion of her crew, but upon the exertion devoted to propelling her. This will be lessened by any expenditure of force in fighting among themselves, or in pulling in different directions.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Conventional people are roused to fury by departures from convention, largely because they regard such departures as a criticism of themselves.
  • Edward Hoagland
    Edward Hoagland
    American Novelist, Essayist 1932-
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    Country people tend to consider that they have a corner on righteousness and to distrust most manifestations of cleverness, while people in the city are leery of righteousness but ascribe to themselves all manner of cleverness.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    Creative powers can just as easily turn out to be destructive. It rests solely with the moral personality whether they apply themselves to good things or to bad. And if this is lacking, no teacher can supply it or take its place.
  • Brendan Behan
    Brendan Behan
    Irish poet, short story writer, novelist and playwright 1923-1964
    Brendan Behan
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    Critics are like eunuchs in a harem; they know how it's done, they've seen it done every day, but they're unable to do it themselves.
  • Agatha Christie
    Agatha Christie
    British writer 1891-1976
    Agatha Christie
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    Curious things, habits. People themselves never knew they had them.
  • Cynics regarded everybody as equally corrupt... Idealists regarded everybody as equally corrupt, except themselves.
  • Barry Mann
    Barry Mann
    American songwriter and musician 1939-
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    Cynthia's lyrics always expressed the feelings people felt but they couldn't express themselves.
  • Buddy Wakefield
    Buddy Wakefield
    American poet and actor 1974-
    Buddy Wakefield
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    Dear Angry Older People, over 21-ish, anyone who considers themselves an adult, still bitter: Next time you're wondering what wrong with kids today, you might wanna check the examples you've been giving us to work with.
    Source: Poetry Older People
  • Ann Coulter
    Ann Coulter
    American far-right media pundit and author 1961-
    Ann Coulter
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    Democrats couldn't care less if people in Indiana hate them. But if Europeans curl their lips, liberals can't look at themselves in the mirror.
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
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    Democrats pride themselves on their commitment to science. Citing climate change, they contend that they are the party of truth, while Republicans are 'denialists.' But with respect to genetically modified organisms, many Democrats seem indifferent to science, and to be practicing a denialism of their own - perhaps more so than Republicans.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
    Aristotle
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    Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.
  • Christian Nevell Bovee
    Christian Nevell Bovee
    American writer 1820-1904
    Christian Nevell Bovee
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    Dishonest people conceal their faults from themselves as well as others, honest people know and confess them.
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