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  • David Cronenberg
    David Cronenberg
    Canadian movie maker 1943-
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    All stereotypes turn out to be true. This is a horrifying thing about life. All those things you fought against as a youth: you begin to realize they're stereotypes because they're true.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
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    All things must change to something new, to something strange.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    All things truly wicked start from an innocence.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    All things will be produced in superior quantity and quality, and with greater ease, when each man works at a single occupation, in accordance with his natural gifts, and at the right moment, without meddling with anything else.
  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
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    Always observe how ephemeral and worthless human things are. Pass then through this little space of time conformably to nature, and end thy journey in content, just as an olive falls off when it is ripe, blessing nature who produced it, and thanking the tree on which it grew.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Art, like Nature, has her monsters, things of bestial shape and with hideous voices.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be infinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable.
  • Mother Teresa
    Mother Teresa
    Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary 1910-1997
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    Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
  • Bea Arthur
    Bea Arthur
    American actress and comedian 1922-2009
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    But that's one of the nice things about doing a stage show, if something doesn't work out, you have the luxury of working on it over time.
  • Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Spanish writer and philosopher 1883-1955
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    By speaking, by thinking, we undertake to clarify things, and that forces us to exacerbate them, dislocate them, schematize them. Every concept is in itself an exaggeration.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Courage charms us, because it indicates that a man loves an idea better than all things in the world, that he is thinking neither of his bed, nor his dinner, nor his money, but will venture all to put in act the invisible thought of his mind.
  • Edward de Bono
    Edward de Bono
    Maltese physician, psychologist, philosopher, author and inventor 1933-
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    Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.
  • Epictetus
    Epictetus
    Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
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    Difficulties are things that show a person what they are.
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