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  • Hannah Arendt
    Hannah Arendt
    German-born American political theorist 1906-1975
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    Man cannot be free if he does not know that he is subject to necessity, because his freedom is always won in his never wholly successful attempts to liberate himself from necessity.
  • Dr. Robert Anthony
    Dr. Robert Anthony
    American author
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    You are wholly complete and your success in life will be in direct proportion to your ability to accept this truth about you.
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra Pound
    American poet 1885-1972
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    A heroic figure... not wholly to blame for the religion that's been foisted on him.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
  • Sir William Watson
    Sir William Watson
    English poet 1858-1935
    Sir William Watson
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    And must I wholly banish hence these red and golden juices, and pay my vows to Abstinence, that pallidest of Muses?
  • Thomas à Kempis
    Thomas à Kempis
    German theologian 1380-1471
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    As iron put into the fire loseth its rust and becometh clearly red-hot, so he that wholly turneth himself unto God puts off all slothfulness, and is transformed into a new man.
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
    American short story writer 1804-1864
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    Caresses, expressions of one sort or another, are necessary to the life of the affections as leaves are to the life of a tree. If they are wholly restrained, love will die at the roots.
  • Bradley Chicho
    Bradley Chicho
    English poet
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    Declare this smite time, extracting precious gems and wholly hours you share to fruitcake a friend so dear.
  • John Dewey
    John Dewey
    American philosopher 1859-1952
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    Every thinker puts some portion of an apparently stable world in peril and no one can wholly predict what will emerge in its place.
    Source: Experience and Nature (1925)
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra Pound
    American poet 1885-1972
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    Good art however ''immoral'' is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    I am greatly pleased with the public, authentic isolation in which we two, you and I, now find ourselves. It is wholly in accord with our attitude and our principles.
  • Wyndham Lewis
    Wyndham Lewis
    British painter and author 1882-1957
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    I feel most at home in the United States, not because it is intrinsically a more interesting country, but because no one really belongs there any more than I do. We are all there together in its wholly excellent vacuum.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
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    I have done my fiddling so long under Vesuvius that I have almost forgotten to play, and can only wait for the eruption and think it long of coming. Literally no man has more wholly outlived life than I. And still it's good fun.
  • Beatrix Potter
    Beatrix Potter
    English writer, illustrator and conservationist 1866-1943
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    I remember I used to half believe and wholly play with fairies when I was a child. What heaven can be more real than to retain the spirit-world of childhood, tempered and balanced by knowledge and common-sense...
    Source: Journal entry
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    I shall not wholly die, and a great part of me will escape the grave.
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