Daniel Quotes

"The greatest enemy of knowledge...

"The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge." โ€” Daniel Boorstin
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The greatest obstacle to discover...

The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance; it is the illusion of knowledge. โ€”Daniel J. Boorstin
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People tend to assess the relative importance of issues by the e...

People tend to assess the relative importance of issues by the ease with which they are retrieved from memoryโ€”and this is largely determined by the extent of coverage in the media. - Daniel Kahneman
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"Nothing in life is as important as you t...

"Nothing in life is as important as you think it is, while you are thinking about it." --Daniel Kahneman, Thinking, Fast and Slow
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โ€œThe idea that the future is unpredictabl...

โ€œThe idea that the future is unpredictable is undermined every day by the ease with which the past is explained.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 01
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โ€œMoney does not buy you happin...

โ€œMoney does not buy you happiness, but lack of money certainly buys you misery.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
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It is much easier to striv...

It is much easier to strive for perfection when you are never bored. -Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 20
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"The world is governed more by appearances than ...

"The world is governed more by appearances than realities, so that it is fully as necessary to seem to know something as to know it." โ€” Daniel Webster
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 25
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โ€œShoes are strange things. If you take your shoe...

โ€œShoes are strange things. If you take your shoes off in a situation where you are vulnerable, you will feel 10 times more vulnerableโ€ Daniel Day Lewis
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 08
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"In the long run, the pessimist may b...

"In the long run, the pessimist may be proven right, but the optimist has a better time on the trip." - Daniel Reardon
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โ€œI crave the simplest of love with you. A cold nig...

โ€œI crave the simplest of love with you. A cold night, warm sheets, and your skin against my own. Certainly, that is all I could ever ask for.โ€ - Daniel Walsh
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 26
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โ€œA reliable way to make people believe in falsehoods is frequent repetiti...

โ€œA reliable way to make people believe in falsehoods is frequent repetition, because familiarity is not easily distinguished from truth. Authoritarian institutions and marketers have always known this fact.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 20
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"Some are born great, some achieve...

"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers." โ€” Daniel J. Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 02
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โ€œThe central conservative truth is that it is culture, not politics, that...

โ€œThe central conservative truth is that it is culture, not politics, that determines the success of a society. The central liberal truth is that politics can change a culture and save it from itself.โ€ โ€• Daniel Patrick Moynihan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 15
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โ€œA reliable way to make people believe in falsehoods is frequent repetiti...

โ€œA reliable way to make people believe in falsehoods is frequent repetition, because familiarity is not easily distinguished from truth. Authoritarian institutions and marketers have always known this fact.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 12
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โ€œWhen people believe a conclusion is true, they are also...

โ€œWhen people believe a conclusion is true, they are also very likely to believe arguments that appear to support it, even when these arguments are unsound.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 13
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โ€œEveryone is entitled to his ...

โ€œEveryone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts.โ€ - Daniel Patrick Moynihan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 15
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โ€œWeโ€™re blind to our blindness. We have very li...

โ€œWeโ€™re blind to our blindness. We have very little idea of how little we know. Weโ€™re not designed to know how little we know.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 02
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"Human beings are works in progre...

"Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they're finished" - psychologist Daniel Gilbert
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 30
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"There are so many ways to lea...

"There are so many ways to lead a life. Would you say you lived yours right?" - Daniel Gildenlรถw
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 06
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Starve your distr...

Starve your distractions, feed your focus โ€” Daniel Goleman
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โ€œThere is alway...

โ€œThere is always room at the top.โ€ ~ Daniel Webster
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Money is a โ€œhygieneโ€ factor for employees. People want to make enough money, but beyon...

Money is a โ€œhygieneโ€ factor for employees. People want to make enough money, but beyond that, other factors, such as the need for autonomy, mastery, recognition and contribution come to the fore. โ€œDrive: The Surprising Book About What Motivates Us,โ€ by Daniel Pink
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 22
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Think outside of the box, create your own path i...

Think outside of the box, create your own path in life. โ€œYou laugh at me because I am different; I laugh because you are all the same.โ€ ~ Daniel Knode
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 05
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"A good friend will help you mo...

"A good friend will help you move, but a true friend will help you move a body." ~ Steven J Daniels
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 29
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"Facts that threaten people's l...

"Facts that threaten people's livelihood and self-esteem are simply not absorbed." -Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 07
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"The first step in compassion is to not...

"The first step in compassion is to notice the otherโ€™s need. It all begins with the simple act of attention."-Daniel Goleman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 26
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"Breathe. You're going to be okay. Breathe and remember that you've been in this place before. You...

"Breathe. You're going to be okay. Breathe and remember that you've been in this place before. You've been this uncomfortable and anxious and scared, and you've survived. I know it feels unbearable right now, but keep breathing, again and again. This will pass. I promise it will passโ€-Daniell Koepke
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 04
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"You never have the wind with you...

"You never have the wind with youโ€”either it is against you or youโ€™re having a good day." โ€” Daniel Behrman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 20
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"An inability to be guided by a โ€œ...

"An inability to be guided by a โ€œhealthy fearโ€ of bad consequences is a disastrous flaw." ~ Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 23
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"Some are born great, some achieve...

"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers." โ€” Daniel J. Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 07
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"Our experiences instantly become part of the lens through w...

"Our experiences instantly become part of the lens through which we view our entire past, present, and future, and like any lens, they shape and distort what we see"- Daniel Todd Gilbert.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 09
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"I donโ€™t know whatโ€™s worse: to not know what you are ...

"I donโ€™t know whatโ€™s worse: to not know what you are and be happy, or to become what youโ€™ve always wanted to be, and feel alone." โ€” Daniel Keyes, Flowers for Algernon
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 02
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"When privacy is criminalised...

"When privacy is criminalised, only criminals will have privacy" - Change Agent, Daniel Suarez
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 15
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After observing a long run of red on the roulet...

After observing a long run of red on the roulette wheel, most people erroneously believe that black is now due. -Daniel Kahneman & Amos Tversky
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 18
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โ€œHuman attention is a gift...

โ€œHuman attention is a gift, and no one can demand it from you.โ€ โ€” Daniel Post Senning
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 24
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Whoever has the mind to fight has broken his connection with the ...

Whoever has the mind to fight has broken his connection with the universe. If you try to dominate people you are already defeated. We study how to resolve conflict, not how to start it. - Daniel Goleman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 30
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You have to be okay with yourself be...

You have to be okay with yourself before you can ever be okay with anyone else. โ€”Daniel Miller, Defending Your Life
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 21
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โ€œOne should aim to be worthy....

โ€œOne should aim to be worthy. But worthy of what? Worthy of one's self.โ€ ~ Daniel N. Robinson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 17
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โ€œYou are entitled to your own opin...

โ€œYou are entitled to your own opinion, but you are not entitled to your own facts.โ€ โ€” Daniel Patrick Moynihan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 14
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โ€œYou are entitled to your own opin...

โ€œYou are entitled to your own opinion, but you are not entitled to your own facts.โ€ - Daniel Patrick Moynihan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 13
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โ€œIn the long run, people of every age and in every ...

โ€œIn the long run, people of every age and in every walk of life seem to regret not having done things much more than they regret things they did.โ€-Daniel Gilbert
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 23
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"Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think theyโ€™re finished. The...

"Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think theyโ€™re finished. The person you are right now is as transient, as fleeting and as temporary as all the people youโ€™ve ever seen. The one constant in our lives is change." โ€” Daniel Gilbert
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 10
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"Live your life every...

"Live your life every day with no regrets, it'll be worth it" -Daniel M
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 07
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โ€œBarnumโ€™s great discovery was not how easy it w...

โ€œBarnumโ€™s great discovery was not how easy it was to deceive the public, but rather, how much the public enjoyed being deceived.โ€ โ€” Daniel Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 16
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โ€œWhat you can imagin...

โ€œWhat you can imagine depends on what you know.โ€ โ€• Daniel C. Dennett
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 08
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"I drink you...

"I drink your milkshake!" โ€•Daniel Plainview
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 14
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"Some are born great, some achieve...

"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers." โ€” Daniel J. Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 28
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"Love your enemies; not because they deserve it, but because l...

"Love your enemies; not because they deserve it, but because love spreads truth. Nothing is more tragic than truth being lost in translation because it was delivered with hate" - John Q. Daniels
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 07
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"The greatest enemy of knowledge...

"The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it's the illusion of knowledge." - Daniel J. Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 23
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โ€œOne of the surprising discoveries of mod...

โ€œOne of the surprising discoveries of modern psychology is how easy it is to be ignorant of your own ignorance.โ€ - Daniel Dennett
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 17
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The greatest obstacle to discove...

The greatest obstacle to discovery Is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge. Daniel J. Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 15
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"The greatest enemy of knowledge...

"The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge" - Daniel J. Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 19
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"I don't know what's worse: to not know what you are a...

"I don't know what's worse: to not know what you are and be happy with it, or to become what you've always wanted to be and feel alone" ~Daniel Keyes, Flowers of Algernon
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 07
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"The stories about the past are so g...

"The stories about the past are so good, that they create an illusion that life is understandable." -Daniel Kahneman
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"The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, o...

"The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes 'sightseeing'." - Daniel J Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 17
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"You are entitled to your own opin...

"You are entitled to your own opinion, but you are not entitled to your own facts." โ€“ Daniel Patrick Moynihan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 31
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Happiness is determined by factors like your health, your fa...

Happiness is determined by factors like your health, your family relationships and friendships, and above all by feeling that you are in control of how you spend your time. Daniel Kahneman
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"Only a short time ago, I learned that people laughed at me. Now ...

"Only a short time ago, I learned that people laughed at me. Now I can see that unknowingly, I joined them in laughing at myself. That hurts most of all." - Charlie in Flowers for Algernon (Daniel Keyes)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 30
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"You know you have made a theoretical advance ...

"You know you have made a theoretical advance when you can no longer reconstruct why you failed for so long to see the obvious." - Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 28
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"The idea that the future is unpredictabl...

"The idea that the future is unpredictable is undermined every day by the ease with which the past is explained." โ€“ Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 09
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"Nothing in life is quite as impo...

"Nothing in life is quite as important as you think it is while you're thinking about it." Daniel Kahneman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 17
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Education is learning what...

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know. - Daniel J. Boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 09
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The greatest obstacle to discove...

The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge ~ Daniel boorstin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 05
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"Everyone is entitled to his ...

"Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts" - Daniel Patrick Moynihan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 25
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"Disbelieving...

"Disbelieving is hard work." - Daniel Gilbert
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 23
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"Emotional intelligence does not mean merely "being nice". At strategic moment it may demand ...

"Emotional intelligence does not mean merely "being nice". At strategic moment it may demand not "being nice", but rather, for example, bluntly confronting someone with an uncomfortable but consequential truth they've been avoiding." - Daniel Goleman, Working with Emotional Intelligence
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 17
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"The brain has the ability to bear pain by masking its sting, but at the cost of ...

"The brain has the ability to bear pain by masking its sting, but at the cost of a diminished awareness. Inattention to painful truths shields us from anxiety. When such soothing inattention becomes habit, it comes to shape character." -Daniel Goleman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 07
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โ€œEveryone is entitled to his ...

โ€œEveryone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts.โ€ โ€• Daniel Patrick Moynihan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 19
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"Summer without you is as cold as w...

"Summer without you is as cold as winter. Winter without you is even colder." -Daniel Handler as Lemony Snicket
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 26
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