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Take care to not labor for what is vain, or labor in vain: that is, neither to desire what you ar...

Take care to not labor for what is vain, or labor in vain: that is, neither to desire what you are unable to obtain, nor yet, after much toil, discover the foolishness of your desires. Ensure that your labor may not be without result, and that the result may not be unworthy of your labor. -Seneca
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"The important thing in science is not so m...

"The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them." β€” Sir William Bragg
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"You know it occurs to me that yo...

"You know it occurs to me that you could solve all your problems by obtaining more money"- Sheldon Cooper
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β€œThere is not the slightest indication that [nuclear e...

β€œThere is not the slightest indication that [nuclear energy] will ever be obtainable. It would mean that the atom would have to be shattered at will.” ---Albert Einstein
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"Happiness obtained the easy way never la...

"Happiness obtained the easy way never lasts long...happiness that is hard-earned is much harder to destroy." -Hagoromo Ōtsutsuki
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β€œThe most efficient way to live reasonably is eve...

β€œThe most efficient way to live reasonably is every morning to make a plan of one's day and every night to examine the results obtained.” -- Alexis Carrel
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"Prosperity obtains friends and ...

"Prosperity obtains friends and tragedy puts them to test as it strengthens your bond" -Takashi Masada
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Cage your mind and it'll feed on your thoughts...

Cage your mind and it'll feed on your thoughts, let it run free it'll complicate your life, master it you'll obtain all the answers you seek. - me
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"The things we can't...

"The things we can't obtain are the most beautiful ones." -Gilgamesh
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The means of obtaining as much variety as possible, but ...

The means of obtaining as much variety as possible, but with the greatest possible order...is the means of obtaining as much perfection as possible. -Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
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β€œThey who can give up essential liberty to...

β€œThey who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” - Benjamin Franklin
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β€œThe harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we...

β€œThe harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress and grow.” Thomas Paine
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"That which we obtain too easily we esteem too lightly. ...

"That which we obtain too easily we esteem too lightly. It is dearness only which gives everything its value. Heaven knows how to put a proper price on its goods." Thomas Paine
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"People go to far greater length...

"People go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire." - Dan Brown.
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An education obtained w...

An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all - Socrates
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"People who have tried it, tell me that a clear conscience makes yo...

"People who have tried it, tell me that a clear conscience makes you very happy and contented; but a full stomach does the business quite as well, and is cheaper, and more easily obtained." - Jerome K. Jerome
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"Can even an action for love's sake be unegotistic? Fools! - and the praise of the self sacrifice?...

"Can even an action for love's sake be unegotistic? Fools! - and the praise of the self sacrifice? - Whoever has offered sacrifice knows what was the goal and obtained something for it. Perhaps from himself for something from himself, in order to have more there, to be more, to feel more - Nietzsche
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β€œThey who can give up essential liberty t...

β€œThey who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” -Benjamin Franklin
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β€œMy brain is only a receiver. Within the Universe there is a core from ...

β€œMy brain is only a receiver. Within the Universe there is a core from which we obtain knowledge, strength, and inspiration. I have not penetrated into the secrets of this core, but I know that it exists.” (Nikola Tesla)
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"That which we obtain ...

"That which we obtain too easily, we esteem too lightly." - Thomas Paine
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β€œI find I am much prouder of the victory I obtain over myself, when, in the very ardor of...

β€œI find I am much prouder of the victory I obtain over myself, when, in the very ardor of dispute, I make myself submit to my adversary’s force of reason, than I am pleased with the victory I obtain over him through his weakness.” ― Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays
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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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β€œThey who can give up essential liberty t...

β€œThey who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” -Benjamin Franklin
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"Men go to far greater lengths ...

"Men go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire." -Dan Brown
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The accumulation of wealth imposes no obligations. Apart fro...

The accumulation of wealth imposes no obligations. Apart from lottery winners and thieves, wealth is obtained by providing something of value to others or by putting one's capital at risk.
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"A formidable sinister interest may always obtain the complete command of a dominant assembly by s...

"A formidable sinister interest may always obtain the complete command of a dominant assembly by some chance and for a moment, and it is therefore of great use to have a second chamber of an opposite sort, differently composed, in which that interest in all likelihood will not rule." Walter Bagehot,
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β€œMen go to far greater lengths to avo...

β€œMen go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire.” ― Dan Brown, The Da Vinci Code
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β€œThey who can give up essential liberty to...

β€œThey who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.” - Benjamin Franklin
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Only 44% of teens obtain a driver's license...

Only 44% of teens obtain a driver's license within the first year of becoming eligible and just 54% are licensed before turning 18.β€”AAA
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They who can give up essential liberty to...

They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. ~ Benjamin Franklin
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"They who can give up essential liberty to...

"They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Benjamin Franklin
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"They that can give up essential liberty...

"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety"- Ben Franklin
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"Without having seen the Sistine Chapel, it is...

"Without having seen the Sistine Chapel, it is not possible to form an idea of what one man is capable of obtaining." --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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β€œOur identities have no bodies, so, unlike you, we cannot obtain orde...

β€œOur identities have no bodies, so, unlike you, we cannot obtain order by physical coercion. We believe that from ethics, enlightened self-interest, and the commonweal, our governance will emerge.” John Perry Barlow
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