Centuries Quotes

" The day science begins to study non-physical phenom...

" The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence." - Nikola Tesla
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β€œOver the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evi...

β€œOver the centuries, mankind has tried many ways of combating the forces of evil... prayer, fasting, good works and so on. Up until Doom, no one seemed to have thought about the double-barrel shotgun. Eat leaden death, demon...” Terry Pratchett
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The reading of all good books is l...

The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries. -RenΓ© Descartes
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But who prays for Satan? Who in eighteen cent...

But who prays for Satan? Who in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?... ― Mark Twain
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"We've known about the transcendent pow...

"We've known about the transcendent power of solitude for centuries; it's only recently that we've forgotten it."--Susan Cain
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"Naked kids have been a staple of delight for cent...

"Naked kids have been a staple of delight for centuries, for both parents and onlookers. So to label pedophilia as criminal is ridiculous." - Allen Ginsberg
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"After Buddha was dead, his shadow was still shown for centuries in a cave - a tremendous, grueso...

"After Buddha was dead, his shadow was still shown for centuries in a cave - a tremendous, gruesome shadow. God is dead; but given the way of men, there may still be caves for thousands of years in which his shadow will be shown. -And we- we still have to vanquish his shadow, too." - F. Nietzsche
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"Experience doesn't necessarily correlate with wisdom. 'I know better' is the catch...

"Experience doesn't necessarily correlate with wisdom. 'I know better' is the catchphrase that has been used by the old to subjugate youth since centuries, when it is the youth that innovate and find new efficiencies and build upon the old." - Ravi Silari
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 29
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β€œBut who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen ce...

β€œBut who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?” - Mark Twain
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"At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they beg...

"At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done--then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago. "- Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden
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But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen cen...

But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most? - Mark Twain
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"[H]e called me "old", and "one-armed", as if it was in my hand to stop Time, so it did no...

"[H]e called me "old", and "one-armed", as if it was in my hand to stop Time, so it did not pass for me; or if my disablement was born in a tavern, and not in the highest hour seen by centuries past, present, and those to come don't even expect to see." -- Miguel de Cervantes
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 02
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"But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen ce...

"But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?" Mark Twain
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"But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen ce...

"But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?" -Mark Twain
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"I asked a Burmese why women, after centuries of fol...

"I asked a Burmese why women, after centuries of following their men, now walk ahead. He said there were many unexploded land mines since the war." -Robert Mueller
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β€œBut who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen ce...

β€œBut who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?" - Mark Twain
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 17
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"For centuries, theologians have bee...

"For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing." β€” H. L. Mencken
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 30
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"But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen ce...

"But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most?" -Mark Twain
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"The purpose of separation of church and state is to keep ...

"The purpose of separation of church and state is to keep forever from these shores the ceaseless strife that has soaked the soil of Europe with blood for centuries." -James Madison
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 26
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But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen ce...

But who prays for Satan? Who, in eighteen centuries, has had the common humanity to pray for the one sinner that needed it most? -Mark Twain
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 13
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"The reading of all good books is indeed like a conversation with the noblest men...

"The reading of all good books is indeed like a conversation with the noblest men of past centuries who were the authors of them, nay a carefully studied conversation, in which they reveal to us none but the best of their thoughts." - Rene Descartes
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β€œFor centuries, lovers of death have tried to make us lose...

β€œFor centuries, lovers of death have tried to make us lose the flavor for living. They never succeeded.” β€” Charlie Hebdo cartoonist, in the wake of the 11/13/15 Paris terror attacks
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