Margin Quotes

"Kids are a ...

"Kids are a marginal thing" -my math teacher
📅︎ Feb 20
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"Everyone you meet has a part to play in your story. And while some may take a chapter, others...

"Everyone you meet has a part to play in your story. And while some may take a chapter, others a paragraph, and most will be no more than scribbled notes in the margins, someday, you'll meet someone who will become so integral to your life, you'll put their name in the title." -Beau Taplin
📅︎ Jan 17
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"My work has shown me that spiritual geniuses ...

"My work has shown me that spiritual geniuses of the everyday are everywhere. They are in the margins and do not have publicists." ~ Krista Tippet
📅︎ Mar 15
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"It's just money; it's made up. Pieces of paper with p...

"It's just money; it's made up. Pieces of paper with pictures on it so we don't have to kill each other just to get something to eat." - Jeremy Irons, Margin Call (2011)
📅︎ Sep 10
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"There are never any paradoxes. The appearance of what ...

"There are never any paradoxes. The appearance of what seems to be a paradox is simply the illumination of one’s ignorance." -random comment on Marginal Revolution website
📅︎ Jun 09
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"Concentration and menta...

"Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory." -Bill Russell
📅︎ Jan 08
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"Exactly because s/he destroys the old trinity of state–nation–territory...

"Exactly because s/he destroys the old trinity of state–nation–territory, the refugee, an apparently marginal figure, deserves on the contrary to be considered the central figure of our own political history" - Agamben, 1993
📅︎ Sep 14
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"Voting is easy and marginally useful, but it i...

"Voting is easy and marginally useful, but it is a poor substitute for democracy, which requires direct action by concerned citizens." - Howard Zinn
📅︎ Apr 19
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"That's a logical place to find each other because this place works almost as a natural sele...

"That's a logical place to find each other because this place works almost as a natural selection for people that have this intention to jump off the margin of the map and we all meet here - where the lines of the map converge. There is no point that is south of the South Pole."
📅︎ Aug 25
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