Quotes: value

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  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    A sedentary life is the real sin against the Holy Spirit. Only those thoughts that come by walking have any value.
  • Charles Darwin
    Charles Darwin
    English scientist and biologist 1809-1882
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    A man who dares to waste one hour of his life has not discovered the value of life.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.
  • Hermann Hesse
    Hermann Hesse
    German-born Swiss novelist and poet 1877-1962
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    I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs.
  • Arthur C. Clarke
    Arthur C. Clarke
    British science fiction writer, science writer and futurist 1917-2008
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    It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    The 1990s, after the reign of terror of academic vandalism, will be a decade of restoration: restoration of meaning, value, beauty, pleasure, and emotion to art and restoration of art to its audience.
  • Roland Barthes
    Roland Barthes
    French semiologist 1915-1980
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    The New is not a fashion, it is a value.
  • The vanity of loving fine clothes and new fashion, and placing value on ourselves by them is one of the most childish pieces of folly.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, especially to a psychologist.
  • Jesse Jackson
    Jesse Jackson
    American Clergyman, Civil Rights Leader 1941-
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    A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. Give as you live.
  • Robert Hall
    Robert Hall
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    A friend should be one in whose understanding and virtue we can equally confide, and whose opinion we can value at once for its justness and its sincerity.
  • Charles Darwin
    Charles Darwin
    English scientist and biologist 1809-1882
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    A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    A person's worth in this world is estimated according to the value they put on themselves.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    A single man has not nearly the value he would have in a state of union. He is an incomplete animal. He resembles the odd half of a pair of scissors.
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