Origin Quotes

"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is huma...

"Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion." - Oscar Wilde
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"People without the knowledge of thei...

"People without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture are like a tree without roots" -Marcus Garvey
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โ€œBefore mass leaders seize the power to fit reality to their lies, their propaganda is m...

โ€œBefore mass leaders seize the power to fit reality to their lies, their propaganda is marked by its extreme contempt for facts as such, for in their opinion fact depends entirely on the power of man who can fabricate it.โ€ โ€• Hannah Arendt, The Origins of Totalitarianism
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"I I think every composer only has about ...

"I I think every composer only has about three good, original ideas. I don't care if it's me or Beethoven." - Jack Bruce of Cream
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Hi, Please Help, Iโ€™m trying find a quote that I read in the newspape...

Hi, Please Help, Iโ€™m trying find a quote that I read in the newspaper longtime ago, It goes like this โ€œI Hope life is just a sick joke because I just didnโ€™t get itโ€ I canโ€™t find the original I tried, please help!
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"About the most originality that any w...

"About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment." โ€” Josh Billings
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"Wisdom is nothing more than a ...

"Wisdom is nothing more than a foolish individual understanding their foolishness" - original thought
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"Music is the the beginning,middle,and end of life, it's the...

"Music is the the beginning,middle,and end of life, it's there when we're born, when we go through our hardships and triumphs, and when we are eventually deceased."-original quote by me.
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"The more I learn to s...

"The more I learn to speak the less I have to say." -original quote by me
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"Man's mind, once stretched by a ...

"Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions." โ€” Oliver Wendell Holmes
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"Before mass leaders seize the power to fit reality to their lies, their propaganda is m...

"Before mass leaders seize the power to fit reality to their lies, their propaganda is marked by its extreme contempt for facts as such, for in their opinion fact depends entirely on the power of man who can fabricate it." - Hannah Arendt, The Origins of Totalitarianism
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โ€œSolitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfami...

โ€œSolitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous - to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.โ€ - Thomas Mann
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"Ask not what your country can do for yo...

"Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country" -- Attributed to JFK, original author unknown
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Be original; don...

Be original; don't be scared of being bold ~Ed Sheeran
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โ€œAll sins have their origin in...

โ€œAll sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority, otherwise called ambition.โ€ ~Cesare Pavese
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"Unlike Machines, Hu...

"Unlike Machines, Humans can be unpredictable" Dan Brown - ORIGINS
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"Free Service Recei...

"Free Service Received Is An Expensive Debt Paid"-original quote
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"You study, you learn, but you guard the original naive...

"You study, you learn, but you guard the original naivete. It has to be within you, as desire for drink is within the drunkard or love is within the lover." - Henri Matisse
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โ€œBooks serve to show a man that th...

โ€œBooks serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his arenโ€™t very new, after all.โ€ -- Abraham Lincoln
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"It is better to fail in o...

"It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation." - Herman Melville
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"It is better to shoot for the moon and hit the ...

"It is better to shoot for the moon and hit the ceiling than to shoot for the ceiling and land in the basement." -(I do not know where this originated)
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โ€œSilence is more effective than speech. From Silence came the ego, from...

โ€œSilence is more effective than speech. From Silence came the ego, from the ego came thought, and from thought came speech. So if speech is effective, how much more effective must be its original source?โ€ ~Ramana Maharshi
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"Is there a way to see the frequ...

"Is there a way to see the frequency of the quote origins over time in r/quotes?"-U/Franksinatraisbest
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Man's mind stretched to a new i...

Man's mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
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"When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag...

"When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross.โ€ -unknown (this quote is usually falsely attributed to Sinclair Lewis, but the original citation is unknown)
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"A facility for quotation ...

"A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought." โ€” Dorothy L. Sayers
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The Origin, The Journey and The ...

The Origin, The Journey and The Destination of each drop of Water depends on it's Karma. ~InfiniteRadius
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Oneโ€™s mind, once stretched by a ne...

Oneโ€™s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. โ€“ Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
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โ€œThe more powerful and original a mi...

โ€œThe more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.โ€ โ€• Aldous Huxley
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Don't worry about people stealing an ...

Don't worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have to ram it down their throats. / Howard Aiken
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"A thought is often original, ...

"A thought is often original, though you have uttered it a hundred times." โ€” Oliver Wendell Holmes
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"And did you know the liberty bell is a replica? / Silently housed in...

"And did you know the liberty bell is a replica? / Silently housed in its original walls / And while its dreams played music in the night / Quietly / It was told to believe" - Mitski (Last Words of a Shooting Star)
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Hi, does anyone know the origin of this quote? believe it...

Hi, does anyone know the origin of this quote? believe it is from a movie or television show. โ€œI don't want to die for someone I love. I want to die in the arms of someone I loveโ€
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"The aim of public education is not to spread enlightenment at all; it is s...

"The aim of public education is not to spread enlightenment at all; it is simply to reduce as many individuals as possible to the same safe level, to breed a standard citizenry, to put down dissent and originality." -- H.L. Mencken
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โ€œLandlord's right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, l...

โ€œLandlord's right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent for even the natural produce of the earth" - Adam Smith
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Every atom in your body is the direct result of universal laws we have no idea the origin of, tha...

Every atom in your body is the direct result of universal laws we have no idea the origin of, that there is in plain sight, a mystery called โ€˜everythingโ€™, and nothing is self evident and really, if we are honest, we donโ€™t even even have a clue what the fuck is reality doing here in the first place
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โ€œThe origin ...

โ€œThe origin of sorrow is desire.โ€ โ€“ Buddha
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"Don't worry about people stealing an ...

"Don't worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have to ram it down their throats." โ€” Howard Aiken
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"Be regular and orderly in your li...

"Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work." Gustave Flaubert
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Help me find this quote, itโ€™s the very...

Help me find this quote, itโ€™s the very opening of this video, I know itโ€™s Alfred Hitchcock but I wanna find the original
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"The more powerful and original a mi...

"The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude." -Aldous Huxley
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โ€œYou were born an...

โ€œYou were born an original. Donโ€™t die a copy.โ€ โ€” John Mason
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Landlordsโ€™ right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, l...

Landlordsโ€™ right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for the natural produce of the earth. -Adam Smith
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"Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfami...

"Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous - to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd." - Thomas Mann
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"The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for...

"The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found." โ€” Calvin Trillin
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โ€œThere is no original p...

โ€œThere is no original perversity in the human heartโ€ - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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โ€œNothing of me is original. I ...

โ€œNothing of me is original. I am the combined effort of everyone Iโ€™ve ever knownโ€ โ€”Chuck Palahniuk
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