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Accept – then act. Whatever the present moment...

Accept – then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it. β€” Eckhart Tolle
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"The Bible may, indeed does, contain a warrant for trafficking in humans, for ethnic cleans...

"The Bible may, indeed does, contain a warrant for trafficking in humans, for ethnic cleansing, for slavery, for bride-price, and for indiscriminate massacre, but we are not bound by any of it because it was put together by crude, uncultured human mammals." -- Christopher Hitchens
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"Knowing what you want is an act of knowing what you don't w...

"Knowing what you want is an act of knowing what you don't want - YES is a type of NO. And vice-versa. Only the question itself can contain all that there is. Never the answer." - Ben NCM
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"All of the books in the world contain no more information...

"All of the books in the world contain no more information than is broadcast as video in a single large American city in a single year. Not all bits have equal value." β€” Carl Sagan
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Love is a container which h...

Love is a container which holds the space for those within to connect without restraint
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β€œBe weary of the angels amo...

β€œBe weary of the angels among men, for within they contain the darkest demons.” - unknown
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"If a 'religion' is defined to be a system of ideas that contains unprova...

"If a 'religion' is defined to be a system of ideas that contains unprovable statements, then GΓΆdel taught us that mathematics is not only a religion, it is the only religion that can prove itself to be one." - John D. Barrow
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"It is impossible to suffer without maki...

"It is impossible to suffer without making someone pay for it; every complaint already contains revenge." - Friedrich Nietzsche
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"The true magic of this broken world lay in the ability of the ...

"The true magic of this broken world lay in the ability of the things it contained to vanish, to become so thoroughly lost, that they might never have existed in the first place." -Michael Chabon
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"Perhaps one reason we are fascinated by cats is because such a small animal can conta...

"Perhaps one reason we are fascinated by cats is because such a small animal can contain so much independence, dignity, and freedom of spirit. Unlike the dog, the cat's personality is never bet on a human's. He demands acceptance on his own terms." - Lloyd Alexander
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"Do I contradict myself?/ Very well ...

"Do I contradict myself?/ Very well then I contradict myself,/ (I am large, I contain multitudes.)" β€” Walt Whitman
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"At my lemonade stand I used to give the first glas...

"At my lemonade stand I used to give the first glass away free and charge five dollars for the second glass. The refill contained the antidote." β€” Emo Phillips
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"When you realize the difference be...

"When you realize the difference between the container and the content, you will have knowledge." - Idries Shah
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To be content means th...

To be content means that you realize you contain what you seek. Alan Cohen
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The word 'listen' contain...

The word 'listen' contains the same letters as the word 'silent.' -Alfred Brendel
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β€œLife contains but two tragedies. ...

β€œLife contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart’s desire; the other is to get it.” ― Socrates
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"It's good to compartmentalise your mind. Imagine boxes, containing issues from one as...

"It's good to compartmentalise your mind. Imagine boxes, containing issues from one aspect of your life from spilling over into another. With time, you won't have to imagine boxes. You'll naturally come to have a structured, clear and organised mind." - Ravi Silari
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"The soil of our mind contains many seeds, positiv...

"The soil of our mind contains many seeds, positive and negative. We are the gardeners who identify, water, and cultivate the best seeds." - Thich Nhat Hanh
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There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much dest...

There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as moral indignation, which permits envy or hate to be acted out under the guise of virtue. -- Erich Fromm
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Do I contradict myself? Very well,...

Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes. -Walt Whitman
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"Do I contradict myself? Very well,...

"Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes." - Walt Whitman
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β€œDon’t fear the unknown, seek it, f...

β€œDon’t fear the unknown, seek it, for it may contain something more fantastic than you can possibly imagine.” -me
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"Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it...

"Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it. Make it your friend and ally, not your enemy. This will miraculously transform your whole life." - Eckhart Tolle
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"Give a man a hole and what does he have? Not...

"Give a man a hole and what does he have? Nothing. But give a man a shovel and he can dig a hole to contain the nothing" - Harold, Total Drama
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"What is commonly called β€œfalling in love” is in most cases an intensification of egoic wanting...

"What is commonly called β€œfalling in love” is in most cases an intensification of egoic wanting and needing. You become addicted to another person, or rather to your image of that person. It has nothing to do with true love, which contains no wanting whatsoever." ~ Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth
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Irish coffee is the perfect breakfast bec...

Irish coffee is the perfect breakfast because it contains all four adult food groups: fat, sugar, caffeine and alcohol. - Anonymous
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If there is magic...

If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water
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"Whatever you are physically....--all those things matter less than what your heart contains....

"Whatever you are physically....--all those things matter less than what your heart contains. If you have the soul of a warrior, you are a warrior. All those other things, they are the glass that contains the lamp, but you are the light inside it." -Cassandra Clare, The Clockwork Prince
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β€œAll the secrets of the world...

β€œAll the secrets of the world are contained in books. Read at your own risk.” ― Lemony Snicket
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"Whatever the present moment contains, a...

"Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it." -Eckhart Tolle
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"The present contains nothing more than...

"The present contains nothing more than the past, and what is found in the effect was already in the cause." - Henri Bergson
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"Do I contradict myself? Very well,...

"Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes." - Walt Whitman
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β€œDon’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new thi...

β€œDon’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have. β€œ – Louis E. Boone
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"An empty container...

"An empty container makes a lot of noise." - A Filipino proverb
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β€œThere is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much des...

β€œThere is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as β€˜moral indignation,’ which permits envy or hate to be acted out under the guise of virtue.” β€”Erich Fromm
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"The word 'listen' contains the ...

"The word 'listen' contains the same letters as the word 'silent.'" --Alfred Brendel, Austrian pianist
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All the secrets of the world...

All the secrets of the world are contained in books. Read at your own risk. Lemony Snicket
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"The secret of joy in work is contained ...

"The secret of joy in work is contained in one word -- excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it." Pearl Buck
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"The human mind weighs no...

"The human mind weighs nothing and yet contains infinite worlds." -Pale Lord Hiphis
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"The human brain is unique in that it is the onl...

"The human brain is unique in that it is the only container of which it can be said that the more you put into it, the more it will hold." - Glenn Doman
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"This sentence contains two erors...

"This sentence contains two erors." - Douglas R. Hofstader "GΓΆdel, Escher, Bach - an Eternal Golden Braid"
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"A house is not a home unless it c...

"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body." - Benjamin Franklin
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"The deeper that sorrow carve...

"The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain." - Kahlil Gibran
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"The whole of human history does not contain a single instance of a group becoming civilize...

"The whole of human history does not contain a single instance of a group becoming civilized unless it has been absolutely monogamous, nor is there any example of a group retaining its culture after it has adopted less rigorous customs." - Unwin (1934), Prof. of Oxford University
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The word LISTEN contains...

The word LISTEN contains the same letters as the word SILENT. - Alfred Brendal
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The universe contains everything and nothi...

The universe contains everything and nothing. There is very little everything and more nothing than you can imagine. Terry Pratchett
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β€œDo I contradict myself? Very well, ...

β€œDo I contradict myself? Very well, then, I contradict myself; I am large -- I contain multitudes.” ― Walt Whitman
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There's no reality except the one contained within us. That's why so ...

There's no reality except the one contained within us. That's why so many people live an unreal life. They take images outside them for reality and never allow the world within them to assert itself. - Hermann Hesse
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"There is no reality except the one contained within us. That is why so many ...

"There is no reality except the one contained within us. That is why so many people live such an unreal life. They take the images outside of them for reality and never allow the world within to assert itself." -Herman Hesse, Steppenwolf
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"The slines stood together in the back maintaining some distance ...

"The slines stood together in the back maintaining some distance to emphasize their exceptional cool, and thumbed their jeejahs or sucked from buckets-sized containers of sugar water." -Neal Stephenson
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"Do I contradict myself? Very well,...

"Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes." - Walt Whitman
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"Being angry and refusing t...

"Being angry and refusing to forgive is like holding acid. It just eats the container."
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"We are all books containing thousand...

"We are all books containing thousands of pages and within each of them lies an irreparable truth." - Assassins Creed
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Shulgin on Mescaline: "Everything I saw and thought had been brought about by a fraction of a ...

Shulgin on Mescaline: "Everything I saw and thought had been brought about by a fraction of a gram of a white solid, but in no way whatsoever could it be argued that these memories had been contained within the white solid... I understood that our entire universe is contained in the mind."
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