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Ralph Ellison Quote – If The World

“If the word has the potency to revive and make us free, it has also the power to blind, imprison, and destroy." - Ralph Ellison ...
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Jean de La Bruyère Quote – Children Enjoy The Present

"Children enjoy the present because they have neither a past nor a future." - Jean de La Bruyère ...
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Winner’s Creed

Winner's Creed - "If you think you are beaten, you are; if you think you dare not, you don't; if you'd like to win, but think you can't, it's almost a cinch you won't. If you think you'll lose, you've ...
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Isabel Allende Quote – A Thousand People

"For every one torturer, there are a thousand people ready to risk their lives to save another. For every soldier who shoots in a neighborhood, there are a thousand compañeros who help and protect each other." - Isabel Allende ...
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Lance Crouther Quote – Stereotype

"There’s a stereotype that black people are lazy. I don't know if that’s true, but I know white people went all the way to Africa to get out of doing work." - Lance Crouther ...
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George Burns Quote – Run The Country

"It's too bad the people who really know how to run the country are so busy cutting hair and driving taxis." - George Burns ...
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Patricio Martin Buguda Quote – Worst Sin

"The worst sin you can ever commit is NOT being and doing what you are meant to do."        - Patricio Martin Buguda ...
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Abraham Lincoln Quote – If I Had Six Hours

“If I had six hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend the first four hours sharpening the ax.” - Abraham Lincoln ...
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Lewis Thomas quote – The Worrying Animal

"We are, perhaps uniquely among the earth’s creatures, the worrying animal. We worry away our lives, fearing the future, discontent with the present, unable to take in the idea of dying, unable to sit still." - Lewis Thomas ...
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Wendell Berry Quote – The Past Is Our Definition

"The past is our definition. We may strive, with good reason, to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it, but we will escape it only by adding something better to it." - Wendell Berry ...
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