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American writer 1932-
Our Creator has given us five senses to help us survive threats from the external world, and a sixth sense, our healing system, to help us survive internal threats.
Callum Keith Rennie
British-born Canadian actor 1960-
Painting puts me into an alpha state. It's a private event. I make all the decisions in the process and never have to deal with the outside world.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Solomon Ibn Gabirol
Andalusian poet and Jewish philosopher 1021-1070
Plan for this world as if you expect to live forever; but plan for the hereafter as if you expect to die tomorrow.
Bernhard von Bulow
German diplomat and politician 1849-1929
Since the German people, with unparalleled heroism, but also at the cost of fearful sacrifices, has waged war against half the world, it is our right and our duty to obtain safety and independence for ourselves at sea.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Suppose the world were only one of God's jokes, would you work any the less to make it a good joke instead of a bad one?
English writer 1894-1963
The amelioration of the world cannot be achieved by sacrifices in moments of crisis; it depends on the efforts made and constantly repeated during the humdrum, uninspiring periods, which separate one crisis from another, and of which normal lives mainly consist.
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
American statesman 1882-1945
The barrier between success is not something which exists in the real world: it is composed purely and simply of doubts about ability.
English playwright, screenwriter and director 1930-2008
The crimes of the U.S. throughout the world have been systematic, constant, clinical, remorseless, and fully documented but nobody talks about them.
American author and motivational speaker 1924-1998
The easiest thing to be in the world is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
German philosopher 1770-1831
The East knew and to the present day knows only that One is Free; the Greek and the Roman world, that some are free; the German World knows that All are free. The first political form therefore which we observe in History, is Despotism, the second Democracy and Aristocracy, the third, Monarchy.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
The friendships of the world are oft confederacies in vice, or leagues of pleasures.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
The government of the world I live in was not framed, like that of Britain, in after-dinner conversations over the wine.
Roy L. Smith
American clergyman and author
The greatest difficulty with the world is not its ability to produce, but the unwillingness to share.
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