Epicurus

-Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.

-Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.

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Ha Gakure (Hidden Leaves)

-…when your thinking rises above concern for your own welfare, wisdom which is independent of thought appears.

-Get beyond love and grief; exist for the good of man.

-if you are slain in battle, you should be resolved to have … Read the rest

Shelley Winters Quotations

I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic and a progressive religious experience.
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James Carroll Quotations

-We spend most of our time and energy in a kind of horizontal thinking. We move along the surface of things [but] there are times when we stop. We sit still. We lose ourselves in a pile of leaves or … Read the rest

Gary Hamel

Whatever I can imagine, I can accomplish. I am no longer a vassal in a faceless bureaucracy. I am an activist, not a drone … I am a revolutionary.
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Damien Hirst Quotations

-I think there’s a handful of eye people and billions of ear people. Some people go look at it and think it’s great, so they buy it, and all these other people hear that they’ve bought it so they buy … Read the rest

Carl Sagan Quotations

-A poignant metaphor of “stewardship” has emerged. Especially recently -the idea that humans are the caretakers of the earth, put here for the purpose, accountable, now and into the indefinite future, to the landlord.

-The universe is not required to … Read the rest

Robert F. Bennett Quotations

-Your life is the sum result of all the choices you make, both consciously and unconsciously. If you can control the process of choosing, you can take control of all aspects of your life. You can find the freedom that … Read the rest