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  • Amos Bronson Alcott
    Amos Bronson Alcott
    American educator and social reformer 1799-1888
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    One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.
  • Kate Millet
    Kate Millet
    American writer 1934-
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    Prostitution, when unmotivated by economic need, might well be defined as a species of psychological addiction, built on self-hatred through repetitions of the act of sale by which a whore is defined.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
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    That man is a success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much.
  • Bernard M. Baruch
    Bernard M. Baruch
    American investor, philanthropist, statesman, and political consultant 1870-1965
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    The ability to express an idea is well nigh as important as the idea itself.
  • Alfred Adler
    Alfred Adler
    Austrian psychiatrist 1870-1937
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    The only normal people are the ones you don't know very well.

  • Sun Tzu
    Sun Tzu
    Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
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    The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim.
  • Katherine Anne Porter
    Katherine Anne Porter
    American short-story writer 1890-1980
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    The real sin against life is to abuse and destroy beauty, even one's own -even more, one's own, for that has been put in our care and we are responsible for its well-being.
  • A. W. Tozer
    A. W. Tozer
    American Christian pastor, preacher and author 1897-1963
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    The Word of God well understood and religiously obeyed is the shortest route to spiritual perfection. And we must not select a few favorite passages to the exclusion of others. Nothing less than a whole Bible can make a whole Christian.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    The world can doubtless never be well known by theory: practice is absolutely necessary; but surely it is of great use to a young man, before he sets out for that country, full of mazes, windings, and turnings, to have at least a general map of it, made by some experienced traveler.
  • Louis Dudek
    Louis Dudek
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    There are two kinds of people; those who are always well and those who are always sick. Most of the evils of the world come from the first sort and most of the achievement from the second.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    To read well, that is, to read true books in a true spirit, is a noble exercise, and one that will task the reader more than any other exercise which the customs of the day esteem. It requires a training such as the athletes underwent, the steady intention almost of the whole life to this object.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    To succeed in the world it is not enough to be stupid, you must also be well-mannered.
  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
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    We always speak well when we manage to be understood.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Well begun is half done.
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