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Since the real purpose of socialism is precisely to overcome and advance beyo...

Since the real purpose of socialism is precisely to overcome and advance beyond the predatory phase of human development, economic science in its present state can throw little light on the socialist society of the future- Albert Einstein
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"University politics are vici...

"University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small." β€” Henry Kissinger
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"I like you as you are, exactly and precisely, I think you turned out...

"I like you as you are, exactly and precisely, I think you turned out nicely and I like you as you are- and children need to hear that. I don't think anybody can grow unless he is accepted as he is." -Fred Rodgers
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"What has always made the state a hell o...

"What has always made the state a hell on earth has been precisely that man has tried to make it heaven." --Friedrich HΓΆlderlin
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β€œSometimes people try to destroy you, precisely because the...

β€œSometimes people try to destroy you, precisely because they recognize your power β€” not because they don’t see it, but because they see it and they don’t want it to exist.” - Bell Hooks
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"Interesting how those most enamored wit...

"Interesting how those most enamored with free speech are often precisely those who give us cause to doubt it." ~ Curt Vonnegurt
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"It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but ...

"It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but it is quite easy to imagine it run by a board of gods. If such a board actually exists it operates precisely like the board of a corporation that is losing money." -- H. L. Mencken
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"University politics are vici...

"University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small." β€” Henry Kissinger
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"Death is our friend precisely because it brings us ...

"Death is our friend precisely because it brings us into absolute and passionate presence with all that is here, that is natural, that is love." Rainer Maria Rilke
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"Our deepest emotions are pr...

"Our deepest emotions are precisely those that are the hardest to express"- Neville Goddard
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β€œTo achieve the impossible; it...

β€œTo achieve the impossible; it is precisely the unthinkable that must be thought.” β€” Tom Robbins
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I felt that the poetry of "2001" was precisely in its mystery, an...

I felt that the poetry of "2001" was precisely in its mystery, and that to explain everything was to ruin everything -- like the little boy who cut open his drum to see what made it bang. - Roger Ebert
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"The political function of rights ...

"The political function of rights is precisely to protect minorities from oppression by majorities." -Ayn Rand
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"Humans have a knack for cho...

"Humans have a knack for choosing precisely the things that are worst for them" - JK Rowling
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β€œYou are precisely as big as what you ...

β€œYou are precisely as big as what you love and precisely as small as what you allow to annoy you.” ~ Robert Anton Wilson
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One Should Rather Die Than Be Betrayed. . There Is No Dec...

One Should Rather Die Than Be Betrayed. . There Is No Deceit In Death. . It Delivers Precisely What It Has Promised. Betrayal, Though. . Betrayal Is The Willful Slaughter Of Hope.
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"Humans have a knack for choo...

"Humans have a knack for choosing precisely the things that are worst for them." - J.K. Rowling
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β€œBecause, all too often, the things that we're the most resistant ...

β€œBecause, all too often, the things that we're the most resistant to are precisely what we need. And the things we're most scared to let go of are exactly the ones we most need to relinquish.” –Neil Strauss
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"What has always made the state of hell on...

"What has always made the state of hell on earth has been precisely that man has tried to make it his heaven." - Friedrich HΓΆlderlin
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"Any road followed prec...

"Any road followed precisely to its end leads precisely nowhere." - Muad'Dib
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"Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists p...

"Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists precisely in this; that he does good not because he is forced to do so, but because he freely conceives it, wills it, and loves it." -Mikhail Bakunin
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"Every time they will fight evil with evil, the impure ...

"Every time they will fight evil with evil, the impure will see it conquer them, and they will think that they won, but it is precisely them who will have lost.", Unknown.
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Differences are not included to separate, to...

Differences are not included to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another. Desmond Tutu
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Differences are not intended to separate, to...

Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another. Desmond Tutu
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"Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are prec...

"Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution" - Deepak Chopra
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I always disagree, however, when people end up saying that we can only combat Communism, Fa...

I always disagree, however, when people end up saying that we can only combat Communism, Fascism or what not if we develop an equal fanaticism. It appears to me that one defeats the fanatic precisely by not being a fanatic oneself, but on the contrary by using one's intelligence.
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"In any weather, at any hour of the day or night, I have been anxious to improve the nic...

"In any weather, at any hour of the day or night, I have been anxious to improve the nick of time, and notch it on my stick too; to stand on the meeting of two eternities, the past and future, which is precisely the present moment; to toe that line. - Henry David Thoreau
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"The universe, precisely as it is at this moment. As a whole, and...

"The universe, precisely as it is at this moment. As a whole, and in every one of it's parts. Is so completely right as to need no explanation or justification, beyond what it simply is...." - Alan Watts
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"Indeed, a major source of objection to a free economy is precisely that it does this task so well...

"Indeed, a major source of objection to a free economy is precisely that it does this task so well. It gives people what they want instead of what a particular group thinks they ought to want. Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself." - Milton Friedman
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"I never could understand how it's possible to love one's neighbors. In my opinion, ...

"I never could understand how it's possible to love one's neighbors. In my opinion, it is precisely one's neighbors that one cannot possibly love. Perhaps if they weren't so nigh..." β€”Ivan Fyodorovich Karamazov (in The Brothers Karamazov, by Fyodor Dostoevsky)
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