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  • Baldwin Spencer
    Baldwin Spencer
    Antigua and Barbuda politican and labour leader 1948-
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    2005 opens with the promise of a number of substantial direct private investments that can swiftly transform the economy and set all sectors on a pronounced upward curve.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
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    The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
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    All ambitions are lawful except those that climb upward on the miseries or credulities of mankind.
  • André Gide
    André Gide
    French writer 1869-1951
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    Fish die belly upward, and rise to the surface. Its their way of falling.
  • Charlotte Brontë
    Charlotte Brontë
    British Novelist 1816-1855
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    I avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.
    Source: Gaskell - The life of Charlotte Brontë (1870) p.285
  • Burt Shavitz
    Burt Shavitz
    American beekeeper and businessman 1935-2015
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    I had no desire to be an upward-mobile-rising yuppie with a trophy wife, a trophy house, a trophy car. I wasn't looking for any of those things. I already had what I wanted.
  • Bill Janklow
    Bill Janklow
    American politician 1939-2012
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    If you knew the upward mobility that South Dakota's kids have gotten from the opportunity to intern and to work and to be employed and to have upward mobility in that company and move on, it's been phenomenal for South Dakota.
  • André Gide
    André Gide
    French writer 1869-1951
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    It is good to follow one's own bent, so long as it leads upward.
  • Robert Southey
    Robert Southey
    British writer 1774-1843
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    It is not for man to rest in absolute contentment. He is born to hopes and aspirations as the sparks fly upward, unless he has brutalized his nature and quenched the spirit of immortality which is his portion.
  • Alfred Loisy
    Alfred Loisy
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    It seems obvious to me that the notion of God has never been anything but a kind of ideal projection, a reflection upward of the human personality, and that theology never has been and never can be anything but a more and more purified mythology.
  • Wilferd Arlan Peterson
    Wilferd Arlan Peterson
    American author 1900-1995
    Wilferd Arlan Peterson
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    Let me look upward into the branches of the flowering oak and know that it grew great and strong because it grew slowly and well.
  • Carl Sandburg
    Carl Sandburg
    American Poet 1878-1967
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    Let the gentle bush dig its root deep and spread upward to split one boulder.
  • Carl Sandburg
    Carl Sandburg
    American Poet 1878-1967
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    Let the gentle bush dig its root deep and spread upward to split the boulder.
  • John Updike
    John Updike
    American writer and criticus 1932-
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    Looking foolish does the spirit good. The need not to look foolish is one of youth's many burdens; as we get older we are exempted from more and more, and float upward in our heedlessness, singing Gratia Dei sum quod sum.
  • John H. Aughey
    John H. Aughey
    American clergyman and writer 1828-1911
    John H. Aughey
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    Sensual pleasures are like soap bubbles, sparkling, effervescent. The pleasures of intellect are calm, beautiful, sublime, ever enduring and climbing upward to the borders of the unseen world.
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