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Quotes November 21, 2017

There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things. Niccolo Machiavelli, political philosopher and historian         Women are the real architects of society. Harriet Beecher Stowe     …

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Quotes November 20, 2017

Successful people become great leaders when they learn to shift the focus from themselves to others. Marshall Goldsmith, leadership coach         Let chaos reign, then rein in chaos. Andrew Grove, engineer and entrepreneur         We lie loudest when we lie to ourselves. Eric Hoffer, philosopher         …

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Quotes November 19, 2017

It is a bad plan that admits of no modification. Publilius Syrus, writer         The crucial thing is to find a truth which is truth for me, to find the idea for which I am willing to live and die. Soren Kierkegaard, philosopher         Fear makes the wolf bigger …

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Quotes November 18, 2017

Don’t forget that I cannot see myself — that my role is limited to being the one who looks in the mirror. Jacques Rigaut, poet         A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. Charles Darwin, naturalist         Almost all …

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Quotes November 17, 2017

It have been one of the richest experiences of my life…feeling that I was being really useful to the boys on the other side. Unidentified actress about working in a war factory. From an excerpt in Adriane Ruggiero, American Voices from World War I (2003), p. 79–80, citing Norma B. Kastl, “Wartime, the Place and …

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Quotes November 16, 2017

“If you are busy pleasing everyone, you are not being true to yourself.” Jocelyn Murray         “You are not a mess. You are a feeling person in a messy world.” Glennon Doyle Melton         “This above all: to thine own self be true. And it must follow, as night …

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Quotes November 15, 2017

Gretchen Rubin Moment of Happiness “Now and then someone would accuse me of being evil — of letting people destroy themselves while I watched, just so I could film them and tape record them. But I don’t think of myself as evil — just realistic. I learned when I was little that whenever I got …

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Quotes November 15, 2017

Quotes November 14, 2017

In time, the people with desire will always rise to the top. Bobby Unser, auto racer         We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom. STEPHEN VINCENT BENÉT         Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. William Bruce Cameron   …

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Quotes November 13, 2017

        Courtesy of the CHIVE         “Probiotic” sounds a lot better than “bacteria infested.”         The Cantina Bartender in Star Wars probably didn’t want the Droids in his bar because they take up space without buying alcohol.         When a tree or object …

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