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"Like so many Americans, she was trying t...

"Like so many Americans, she was trying to construct a life that made sense from things she found in gift shops." β€” Kurt Vonnegut
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"Give yourself fully to your endeavors. Decide to construct your characte...

"Give yourself fully to your endeavors. Decide to construct your character through excellent actions and determine to pay the price of a worthy goal. The trials you encounter will introduce you to your strengths." - Epictetus
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Good management is the art of making problems so inte...

Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them. β€” PAUL HAWKEN
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"Like so many Americans, she was trying t...

"Like so many Americans, she was trying to construct a life that made sense from things she found in gift shops." β€” Kurt Vonnegut
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"Society is a s...

"Society is a social construct." - Jack Freeman, 2019
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Depression is the inabi...

Depression is the inability to construct a future. -- Rollo May, psychologist
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Depression is the in...

Depression is the inability to construct a future. - Lee Crutchley
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"Like so many Americans, she was trying t...

"Like so many Americans, she was trying to construct a life that made sense from things she found in gift shops." β€” Kurt Vonnegut
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"Depression is the ...

"Depression is the inability to construct a future." Rollo May.
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"Whether or not we've reached it, there's a limit to the number of potentialities -- existen...

"Whether or not we've reached it, there's a limit to the number of potentialities -- existence plateaus whether or not we bind ourselves with standards. Ergo, success is a construct and ambition is a race to be first to a greasy layer stagnating at surface level." ~ Jarls Bookowski
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"It may be said that, in some sense, we create our own reality through the...

"It may be said that, in some sense, we create our own reality through the way we choose to perceive the external world and, like anything that is created or constructed, it can collapse." Elliot Perlman, Seven Types of Ambiguity
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Since wars begin in the minds of men and women, ...

Since wars begin in the minds of men and women, it is in the minds of men and women that the defences of peace must be constructed. UNESCO Constitution
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β€œTo acquire the habit of reading is to co...

β€œTo acquire the habit of reading is to construct for yourself a refuge from almost all the miseries of life.” ― W. Somerset Maugham
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"The true key for the construction of ev...

"The true key for the construction of everything doubtful in a law is the intention of the law-makers." β€”Thomas Jefferson (1808)
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"Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the...

"Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men that the defenses of peace must be constructed." - The Preamble to the Constitution of UNESCO.
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"Construct a wall to preven...

"Construct a wall to prevent an exit, and you'll also be halting anything from entering."
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"There are stories you build and there are stories you con...

"There are stories you build and there are stories you construct; then there are the stories that you hack out of rock removing all the things that are not the story." - Neil Gaiman
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"It should be a matter of no great difficulty to construct parallel inanimate mechanism...

"It should be a matter of no great difficulty to construct parallel inanimate mechanisms, even from inorganic materials, which will genuinely manifest the qualities of intelligence, insight, and purpose, and which, insofar, will truly be psychic." -- C.L. Hull, (1930)
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"Sure I'll get a little less done today if I stop and ...

"Sure I'll get a little less done today if I stop and teach you how to do something, but that'll make you more productive tomorrow." -Construction worker I was with today
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The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly ...

The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists. - Charles Dickens
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Zaffar Iqubal Khan Says: "Nothing w...

Zaffar Iqubal Khan Says: "Nothing will drain your energy from constructive action faster than negative emotions"
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"In order to be open to creativity, one must hav...

"In order to be open to creativity, one must have the capacity for constructive use of solitude. One must overcome the fear of being alone." Rollo May
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The road to succes...

The road to success is always under construction.” Lily Tomlin
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Peace is not just the absence of war. Like a...

Peace is not just the absence of war. Like a cathedral, peace must be constructed patiently and with unshakable faith ----- Pope John Paul 2
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β€œAnything of quality and durability is ...

β€œAnything of quality and durability is constructed carefully, patiently and lovingly to ensure excellence.” - GARY RYAN BLAIR
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"Don't be a brick, bu...

"Don't be a brick, but if you are; be the constructive one." J. Salmela
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"Ambition is at the very core of success and ex...

"Ambition is at the very core of success and extraordinary achievement. Unlike greed, it's a powerful, creative and constructive force." - Jim Rohn
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Here everything looks like it is under cons...

Here everything looks like it is under construction, but it is already in ruins.β€”Claude LΓ©vi-Strauss during a visit to SΓ£o Paulo, 1930s
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"The creative person is both more primitive and more cultivat...

"The creative person is both more primitive and more cultivated, more destructive and more constructive, occasionally crazier and yet adamantly saner, than the average person." -Frank Barron
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β€œLife is so constructed that an ev...

β€œLife is so constructed that an event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.” ― Charlotte BrontΓ«,
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"... there is a vast difference between simply t...

"... there is a vast difference between simply thinking, and directing our thought consciously, systematically and constructively; ..." - Charles Haanel
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"One always looking for fla...

"One always looking for flaws leaves too little time for construction." -Lewis F. Korn
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β€Ž"For the first time in American history, men in authority are talking about an 'eme...

β€Ž"For the first time in American history, men in authority are talking about an 'emergency' without a foreseeable end,...Such men as these are crackpot realists: in the name of realism they have constructed a paranoid reality all their own." -C. Wright Mills
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The man who will use his skill and constructive imaginatio...

The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed. -Henry Ford
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"The war-function has grasped us so far; but the construct...

"The war-function has grasped us so far; but the constructive interests may some day seem no less imperative, and impose on the individual a hardly lighter burden." - William James
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