Disposition Quotes

"Genuine tranquility of the heart and perfect peace of mind, the highest blessings o...

"Genuine tranquility of the heart and perfect peace of mind, the highest blessings on earth after health, are to be found only in solitude and, as a permanent disposition, only in the deepest seclusion." - Arthur Schopenhauer, World As Will and Representation
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"the same state of mind is expressed throughout the world with remarkable uni...

"the same state of mind is expressed throughout the world with remarkable uniformity; and this fact is, in itself, interesting as evidence of the close similarity in ... mental disposition of all the races of mankind." Charles Darwin, 1872
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"The greater part of our happiness or mi...

"The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances." Martha Washington
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โ€œOne constant among the elements of 1914โ€”as of any eraโ€”was the disposition ...

โ€œOne constant among the elements of 1914โ€”as of any eraโ€”was the disposition of everyone on all sides not to prepare for the harder alternative, not to act upon what they suspected to be true.โ€ โ€• Barbara W. Tuchman, The Guns of August
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one of the most critical factors in the transition to becoming a co...

one of the most critical factors in the transition to becoming a conscious high performer is the degree to which your relationship to your pursuit stays in harmony with your unique disposition - Josh Waitzkin
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โ€œThe disposition to admire, and almost to worship, the rich and the powerful, an...

โ€œThe disposition to admire, and almost to worship, the rich and the powerful, and to despise, or, at least, to neglect persons of poor and mean condition is the great and most universal cause of the corruption of our moral sentiments.โ€ โ€“ Adam Smith
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โ€œThe disposition to admire, and almost to worship, the rich and the powerful, an...

โ€œThe disposition to admire, and almost to worship, the rich and the powerful, and to despise, or, at least, to neglect persons of poor and mean condition is the great and most universal cause of the corruption of our moral sentiments.โ€ โ€“Adam Smith
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