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  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    A truer image of the world, I think, is obtained by picturing things as entering into the stream of time from an eternal world outside, than from a view which regards time as the devouring tyrant of all that is.
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
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    Aggressive fighting for the right is the greatest sport in the world.
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
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    All the world knows me in my book, and may book in me.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
  • Dave Barry
    Dave Barry
    American humorist, writer
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    Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *and* fresher breath.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    Any real change implies the breakup of the world as one has always known it, the loss of all that gave one an identity, the end of safety.
    Source: Nobody Knows My Name (1961)
  • Paul Auster
    Paul Auster
    American writer and film 1947-
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    Artists are the people for whom the world is not enough.
  • Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
    German philosopher 1770-1831
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    As high as mind stands above nature, so high does the state stand above physical life. Man must therefore venerate the state as a secular deity. The march of God in the world, that is what the State is.
  • Behold, my son, with what little wisdom the world is ruled.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Better keep yourself clean and bright. You are the window through which you must see the world.
  • Cormac McCarthy
    Cormac McCarthy
    American novelist, playwright, short-story writer, and screenwriter 1933-
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    Between the wish and the thing the world lies waiting.
    Source: Al de mooie paarden (1992) 244
  • Bill Monroe
    Bill Monroe
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    Bluegrass has brought more people together and made more friends than any music in the world. You meet people at festivals and renew acquaintances year after year.
  • Brent Scowcroft
    Brent Scowcroft
    American US Air Force officer 1925-2020
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    But, if you believe we should go around the world overturning regimes to make little United States, I don't agree with that, because I don't think we're capable of doing that.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
  • Children seldom have a proper sense of their own tragedy, discounting and keeping hidden the true horrors of their short lives, humbly imagining real calamity to be some prestigious drama of the grown-up world.
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