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  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown.
  • John Harrigan
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    Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower-Author Unknown People need your love the most when they appear to deserve it the least.
  • Thomas Henry Huxley
    Thomas Henry Huxley
    English biologist 1825-1895
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    The known is finite, the unknown infinite; intellectually we stand on an island in the midst of an illimitable ocean of inexplicability. Our business in every generation is to reclaim a little more land.
  • Thomas Mann
    Thomas Mann
    German Author, Critic 1875-1955
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    You ask what is the use of classification, arrangement, systemization? I answer you: order and simplification are the first steps toward the mastery of a subject-the actual enemy is the unknown.
  • William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth
    English poet 1770-1850
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    A multitude of causes unknown to former times are now acting with a combined force to blunt the discriminating powers of the mind, and unfitting it for all voluntary exertion to reduce it to a state of almost savage torpor.
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
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    A novel that does not uncover a hitherto unknown segment of existence is immoral. Knowledge is the novel's only morality.
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander Pope
    English poet 1688-1744
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    All nature is but art unknown to thee.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    All that can really be said is that at some indeterminate point in the very distant past, for reasons unknown, there came the moment known to science as t = 0. We were on our way.
    Source: A Short History of Nearly Everything On the moment of creation; page 10
  • Harold Pinter
    Harold Pinter
    English playwright, screenwriter and director 1930-2008
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    Apart from the known and the unknown, what else is there?
  • John Fowles
    John Fowles
    English novelist 1926-2005
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    Content is a word unknown to life; it is also a word unknown to man.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    Creative life is characterized by spontaneous mutability: it brings forth unknown issues, impossible to preconceive.
  • J. Masefield
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    Death opens unknown doors. It is most grand to die!
  • W. Clement Stone
    W. Clement Stone
    American businessman and author 1902-
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    Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
  • A. R. Ammons
    A. R. Ammons
    American poet 1926-2001
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    For though we often need to be restored to the small, concrete, limited, and certain, we as often need to be reminded of the large, vague, unlimited, unknown.
  • Marquis de Sade
    Marquis de Sade
    French nobleman, revolutionary and writer 1740-1814
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    Get it into your head once and for all, my simple and very fainthearted fellow, that what fools call humanness is nothing but a weakness born of fear and egoism; that this chimerical virtue, enslaving only weak men, is unknown to those whose character is formed by stoicism, courage, and philosophy.
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