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.
  • 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.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for the future task of the philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the true hierarchy of values.
  • 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.
  • A gentleman opposed to their enfranchisement once said to me, women have never produced anything of any value to the world. I told him the chief product of the women had been the men, and left it to him to decide whether the product was of 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 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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