Essential Quotes

'The party told you to reject the evidence...

'The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.' - George Orwell, 1984
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โ€œAnd now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It...

โ€œAnd now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.โ€~The Little Prince
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"One who has loved is never quite alone, though all the hills declare our solitude. Hav...

"One who has loved is never quite alone, though all the hills declare our solitude. Having known you, I am no more afraid, the essential singleness of blood and bone when dispossessed, comes never in return; one who has loved is never quite alone." --Jane Tyson Clement
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โ€œI went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only th...

โ€œI went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.โ€ - Henry David Thoreau
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The left and the right live in parallel universes. The right listens to talk radio, the...

The left and the right live in parallel universes. The right listens to talk radio, the left's on the Internet and they just reinforce one another. They have no sense of reality. I have now one ambition: to retire before it becomes essential to tweet. ...Barney Frank
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"Those who would give up essential Liberty, ...

"Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." - Benjamin Franklin
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"Gamble everything for love, if you are a true human...

"Gamble everything for love, if you are a true human being. If not, leave this gathering. Half-heartedness doesnโ€™t reach into majesty." --Rumi, The Essential Rumi
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โ€œThere are essentially only two drugs that Western civilization tolerates: Caffeine from Monday...

โ€œThere are essentially only two drugs that Western civilization tolerates: Caffeine from Monday to Friday to energize you enough to make you a productive member of society, and alcohol from Friday to Monday to keep you too stupid to figure out the prison that you are living in.โ€ โ€”Bill Hicks
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โ€œHere is my secret. It is very simple: it is only w...

โ€œHere is my secret. It is very simple: it is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye.โ€ โ€” Antoine de Saint Exupรฉry
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"Grief can lead us to a profound understanding that reaches beyond our individual loss...

"Grief can lead us to a profound understanding that reaches beyond our individual loss. It opens us to the most essential truth of our lives: the truth of impermanence, the causes of suffering, and the illusion of separateness." โ€”Mark Matousek, โ€œA Splinter of Loveโ€
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Trust is the glue of life. Itโ€™s the most essential ingr...

Trust is the glue of life. Itโ€™s the most essential ingredient in effective communication. Itโ€™s the foundational principle that holds all relationships.โ€ โ€“ Stephen R. Covey
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โ€œMost of what we say and do is not essential. If you can el...

โ€œMost of what we say and do is not essential. If you can eliminate it, youโ€™ll have more time, and more tranquility. Ask yourself at every moment, โ€˜Is this necessary?โ€™โ€ โ€”Marcus Aurelius
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"When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. Whe...

"When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist." --Dom Helder Camara, Dom Helder Camara: Essential Writings
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"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only th...

"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." - Henry David Thoreau
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"There are no wise few. Every aristocracy that ...

"There are no wise few. Every aristocracy that has ever existed has behaved, in all essential points, exactly like a small mob." โ€” G. K. Chesterton
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โ€œIt is only with the heart that one can...

โ€œIt is only with the heart that one can see properly. What is essential is invisible to the eye.โ€ โ€• Antoine de Saint-Exupรฉry
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โ€œOur darkness is contributive in ...

โ€œOur darkness is contributive in the same way that manure is essential to the rose.โ€ ~ Carl Gustav Jung ~
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"God turns you from one feeling to another and te...

"God turns you from one feeling to another and teaches by means of opposites so that you will have two wings to fly, not one." --Rumi, The Essential Rumi
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โ€œThey who can give up essential liberty to...

โ€œThey who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.โ€ - Benjamin Franklin
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"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only th...

"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." - Henry David Thoreau
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Water is the most essential ...

Water is the most essential element of life, because without water, you can't make coffee.
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"In order to understand the essential trut...

"In order to understand the essential truth of things, I think you can find it in The Onion and occasionally on Reddit." ~ Elon Musk
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โ€œLove is that condition in which th...

โ€œLove is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.โ€ __Robert A. Heinlein
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Only Irish coffee provides in a single ...

Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups: alcohol, caffeine, sugar and fat. โ€”Alex Levine
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โ€œAnd now here is my secret, a very simple secr...

โ€œAnd now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.โ€œ
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โ€œDarkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Ha...

โ€œDarkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.โ€ โ€• Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches
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"In love it's essential that couples enjoy good...

"In love it's essential that couples enjoy good habits,but it's bad to get used to the bad habit of living together without love" (William Ventura)
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"The grand essentials to happiness in this...

"The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for." ~George W Burnap
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โ€œDarkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Ha...

โ€œDarkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.โ€ โ€• Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches
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โ€œAnd now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only ...

โ€œAnd now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.โ€ Antoine de Saint-Exupรฉry, The Little Prince
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"How in the hell could a man enjoy being awakened at 6:30 a.m. by an alarm clock, leap out of b...

"How in the hell could a man enjoy being awakened at 6:30 a.m. by an alarm clock, leap out of bed, dress, force-feed, piss, brush teeth, and fight traffic to get to a place where essentially you made lots of money for somebody else and were asked to be grateful for the opportunity to do so?"
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"And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is...

"And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye." -Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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"Music is essentia...

"Music is essentially useless, as life is." โ€” George Santayana
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"Solitude, though it may be silent as light, is like light the ...

"Solitude, though it may be silent as light, is like light the mightiest of agencies; for solitude is essential to man. All men come into this world alone; all leave it alone." - Thomas De Quincey
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โ€œUnderstanding a question i...

โ€œUnderstanding a question is half an answer.โ€ โ€• Socrates, Essential Thinkers - Socrates
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โ€œThe greatest way to live with honor...

โ€œThe greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.โ€ โ€• Socrates, Essential Thinkers
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โ€œThe three great essentials to achieve anything ...

โ€œThe three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.โ€ โ€• Thomas A. Edison
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"โ€œResearch your own experience. Absorb ...

"โ€œResearch your own experience. Absorb what is useful, reject what is useless, add what is essentially your own.โ€ - Bruce Lee
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I do not think that there is any other quality so essent...

I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes everything, even nature. - John D. Rockefeller
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โ€œResearch your own experience. Absorb w...

โ€œResearch your own experience. Absorb what is useful, reject what is useless, add what is essentially your own.โ€ - Bruce Lee
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โ€œAll the other stuff, the love, the democracy, the floundering into ...

โ€œAll the other stuff, the love, the democracy, the floundering into lust, is a sort of by-play. The essential American soul is hard, isolate, stoic, and a killer. It has never yet melted.โ€ - D.H. Lawrence, 1923
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โ€œAn essential part of c...

โ€œAn essential part of creativity is not being afraid to fail.โ€ Edwin H. Land
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Life is essentially an endless series of...

Life is essentially an endless series of problems. The solution to one problem is merely the creation of another. - Mark Manson
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โ€œLife is essentially an endless series of problems ,The so...

โ€œLife is essentially an endless series of problems ,The solution to one problem is merely the creation of the next oneโ€ Excerpt From The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck Mark Manson
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โ€œThere are essentially only two drugs that Western civilization tolerates: Caffeine from Monday...

โ€œThere are essentially only two drugs that Western civilization tolerates: Caffeine from Monday to Friday to energize you enough to make you a productive member of society, and alcohol from Friday to Monday to keep you too stupid to figure out the prison that you are living in.โ€ -Bill Hicks
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โ€œThey who can give up essential liberty t...

โ€œThey who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.โ€ -Benjamin Franklin
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SPAGETIFICATION: Essentially, when a particle draws too cl...

SPAGETIFICATION: Essentially, when a particle draws too close to the source of the powerful gravitational field, it is stretched into long thin shapes, like pasta. ~Stephen Hawking
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"The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most ...

"The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command... and if all others accepted the lie, which the party imposed, if all records told the same tale, then the lie passed into history and became truth" 1984 - George Orwell
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"Anything essential is in...

"Anything essential is invisible to the eyes." - Saint Exupery, The Little Prince
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"To be Modern is Essentia...

"To be Modern is Essential, but without Losing your Mind." โ€• Krishnendu Pramanick
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"A new form of thinking is essentia...

"A new form of thinking is essential if mankind is to survive and move toward higher levels." - Albert Einstein
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"Only someone who knows how to remai...

"Only someone who knows how to remain essentially silent can really talk -- and act essentially" - Sรธren Kierkegaard
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Trust is the glue of life. It's the most essential ingr...

Trust is the glue of life. It's the most essential ingredient in effective communication. It's the foundational principle that holds all relationships. ------ Stephen Covey
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They who can give up essential liberty ...

They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty or safety. -Ben Franklin
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โ€œLove is that condition in which th...

โ€œLove is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.โ€ โ€• Robert A. Heinlein
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"I feel sorry for the people watching the other movie โ€“ the one in which Presid...

"I feel sorry for the people watching the other movie โ€“ the one in which President Trump is essentially Hitler. In my movie, heโ€™s having a bumpy transition ride but generally doing the peopleโ€™s work. My movie is more of a comedy." - Scott Adams
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โ€œThey who can give up essential liberty t...

โ€œThey who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.โ€ -Benjamin Franklin
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"The wisdom of life cons...

"The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials." ~ Lin Yutang
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โ€œA moral foreign policy means your positions on certain matters are clear no matter what; and t...

โ€œA moral foreign policy means your positions on certain matters are clear no matter what; and that you wonโ€™t forget about them when itโ€™s convenient. This is essential for preventing human rights and moral issues from becoming just another chip on the geopolitical gaming table.โ€ -Gary Kasparov
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Optimism is essential to achievement a...

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress. - Nicholas Murray Butler
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"Nobody likes to fail, but failure is an essentia...

"Nobody likes to fail, but failure is an essential part of life and of learning. If your uniform isn't dirty, you havenโ€™t been in the game." ~ Ben Bernanke
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