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Quotes 181 till 195 of 270.
American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker 1930-2009
The major value in life is not what you get. The major value in life is what you become.
Irish writer 1854-1900
The mind of the thoroughly well-informed man is a dreadful thing. It is like a bric-à-brac shop, all monsters and dust, with everything priced above its proper value.
Taiwanese billionaire businessman 1949-
The next revolution, the next trend is to be an intelligence-intensive company. That has more value to society than a labor-intensive company.
The only human value of anything, writing included, is intense vision of the facts.
German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
The product of mental labor - science - always stands far below its value, because the labor-time necessary to reproduce it has no relation at all to the labor-time required for its original production.
Italian sculptor, painter and poet 1475-1564
The promises of this world are, for the most part, vain phantoms; and to confide in one's self, and become something of worth and value is the best and safest course.
French writer and essayist 1913-1960
The rebel can never find peace. He knows what is good and, despite himself, does evil. The value which supports him is never given to him once and for all - he must fight to uphold it, unceasingly.
American singer-songwriter 1942-
The song is the center; the song is the key. If you don't have a good song you don't have anything by my value.Source: As quoted in The King is Still Alive in The Birmingham Post [England] (6 November 2001)
Arthur C. Brooks
American social scientist and musician 1964-
The truth is that relative income is not directly related to happiness. Nonpartisan social-survey data clearly show that the big driver of happiness is earned success: a person's belief that he has created value in his life or the life of others.
American historian, columnist and novelist 1957-
The ultimate test on the way to establishing an ideal civilization encouraging ideal human behavior was to look bravely beyond gender, color, ethnic origin, religious difference, and class distinctions to discover and honor the value of each unique individual.
British-born American economist, professor and investor 1894-1976
The utility, or intrinsic value of gold as a commodity is now considerably less than in the past; its monetary status has become extraordinarily ambiguous; and sits future is highly uncertain.Source: Storage and Stability Part III, Ch. X, The Status of Gold and Silver, p.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
The value given to the testimony of any feeling must depend on our whole philosophy, not our whole philosophy on a feeling.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there is no good theory of disease which does not at once suggest a cure.
British physician, academic 1974-
The value of a scientific publication goes beyond this simple benefit, of all relevant information appearing, unambiguously, in one place. It's also a way to communicate your ideas to your scientific peers, and invite them to express an informed view.
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