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"The larger the island of k...

"The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder." โ€”Huston Smith
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"As man advances in civilisation, and small tribes are united into larger communities, the s...

"As man advances in civilisation, and small tribes are united into larger communities, the simplest reason would tell each individual that he ought to extend his social instincts and sympathies to all the members of the same nation, though personally unknown to him." - Charles Darwin
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โ€œAnd all of them were cau...

โ€œAnd all of them were caught in something larger than themselves.โ€- John Steinbeck
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Opinion is really the lowest form of human knowledge. It requires no accountability, no under...

Opinion is really the lowest form of human knowledge. It requires no accountability, no understanding. The highest form of knowledgeโ€ฆ is empathy, for it requires us to suspend our egos and live in anotherโ€™s world. It requires profound purpose larger than the self kind of understanding.
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"Can any part of life be larger than life? Even love must be lim...

"Can any part of life be larger than life? Even love must be limited by time. And those who push us down that they might climb. Is any killer worth more than his crime?" ~Neil Peart (Rush, The Weapon)
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โ€œThe larger a country, the less easy for its real opinion to be ascertained. That is, factions might...

โ€œThe larger a country, the less easy for its real opinion to be ascertained. That is, factions might not, in the end, consist of wise, knowledgeable & reasonable men. They might consist of passionate, ignorant & irrational men..led to hold counterfeit opinions by persuasive menโ€ - James Madison 1791
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"We've learned how to make a living, but not a life. We've added years to life not life t...

"We've learned how to make a living, but not a life. We've added years to life not life to years. We've been all the way to the moon and back, but have trouble crossing the street to meet a new neighbor. ... We've done larger things, but not better things." - Bob Moorehead
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โ€œA single day is en...

โ€œA single day is enough to make us a little larger.โ€ ~ Paul Klee
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A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is...

A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denominator is what he thinks of himself. The larger the denominator, the smaller the fraction.โ€”Tolstoy
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"Make your faith larger than y...

"Make your faith larger than your fears and your dreams larger than your doubts." - Robin Sharma
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โ€œMake your faith larger than ...

โ€œMake your faith larger than your fears and your dreams larger than your doubts.โ€ Robin Sharma
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"In order to be truly happy, you must li...

"In order to be truly happy, you must live along with, and you must stand for something larger than yourself." - Oprah Winfrey
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"there are no roads in all Bohemia! One must choose and find one's own path, be one's own self, l...

"there are no roads in all Bohemia! One must choose and find one's own path, be one's own self, live one's own life. Whether one makes for the larger freedom of the hills, or loses one's self in the sacred stillness of the forest, the way is open to endeavour wherever one wills." - Gelett Burgess
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If we imagine this being of the individual as a larger or smaller room, it is obvious that most ...

If we imagine this being of the individual as a larger or smaller room, it is obvious that most people come to know only one corner of their room, one spot near the window, one narrow strip on which they keep walking back and forth. In this way they have a certain security. -Rainer Maria Rilke
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โ€œA single day is enough to make...

โ€œA single day is enough to make us a little larger or, another time, a little smaller.โ€ โ€• Paul Klee
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A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denom...

A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denominator is what he thinks of himself. The larger the denominator, the smaller the fraction. -Leo Tolstoy, novelist and philosopher (9 Sep 1828-1910)
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"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable par...

"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable part of a man's history. It is a man's duty to have books. A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessaries of life." - Henry Ward Beecher
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"I sometimes do have the intimation ...

"I sometimes do have the intimation that we all may be part of something larger โ€” like a Ponzi scheme." โ€”Woody Allen
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โ€œThe word bipartisan means som...

โ€œThe word bipartisan means some larger-than-usual deception is being carried out." - George Carlin
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'You are always la...

'You are always larger than your circumstances.' Viola Davis
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"Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will alway...

"Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the larger portion of the truth arises from the seemingly irrelevant.'' ~ Edgar Allen Poe
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