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  • Earl Nightingale
    Earl Nightingale
    American radio speaker and author 1921-1989
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    A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    A tiny blue dot set in a sunbeam. Here it is. That's where we live. That's home. We humans are one species and this is our world. It is our responsibility to cherish it. Of all the worlds in our solar system, the only one so far as we know, graced by life.
    Source: Cosmos: A Personal Voyage (1990) 58 min 56 sec
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    After the earth dies, some 5 billion years from now, after it's burned to a crisp, or even swallowed by the Sun, there will be other worlds and stars and galaxies coming into being - and they will know nothing of a place once called Earth.
    Source: Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space (1994)
  • Anne McCaffrey
    Anne McCaffrey
    American-Irish writer 1926-2011
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    Because we build the worlds we wouldn't mind living in. They contain scary things, problems, but also a sense of rightness that makes them alive and makes us want to live there.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    Between two worlds life hovers like a star, twixt night and morn, upon the horizon's verge.
  • John Maynard Keynes
    John Maynard Keynes
    British economist 1883-1946
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    Capitalism is the astonishing belief that the nastiest motives of the nastiest men somehow or other work for the best results in the best of all possible worlds.
  • Paul Klee
    Paul Klee
    Swiss artist 1879-1940
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    Democracy with its semi-civilization sincerely cherishes junk. The artist's power should be spiritual. But the power of the majority is material. When these worlds meet occasionally, it is pure coincidence.
  • Beeban Kidron
    Beeban Kidron
    British filmmaker 1961-
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    During my 'difficult teens,' I read about worlds that were mysterious.
  • Brigham Young
    Brigham Young
    American Mormon Leader 1801-1877
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    Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the worlds work, and the power to appreciate life.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Give me insight into today and you may have the antique and future worlds.
  • Barbara Bush
    Barbara Bush
    American First Lady 1925-
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    Giving frees us from the familiar territory of our own needs by opening our mind to the unexplained worlds occupied by the needs of others.
  • Joseph Rudyard Kipling
    Joseph Rudyard Kipling
    English writer 1865-1936
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    He who can reach a child's heart can reach the worlds heart.
  • Algernon H. Blackwood
    Algernon H. Blackwood
    English broadcasting narrator, journalist and writer 1869-1951
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    His imagination conceived and bore - worlds; but nothing in these worlds became alive until he discovered its true and living name. The name was the breath of life; and, sooner or later, he invariably found it.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    I know that you, ladies and gentlemen, have a philosophy, each and all of you, and that the most interesting and important thing about you is the way in which it determines the perspective in your several worlds.
  • Josiah Gilbert Holland
    Josiah Gilbert Holland
    American Author 1819-1881
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    Ideals are the worlds masters.
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