Quite Quotes

โ€œA man with one watch knows what...

โ€œA man with one watch knows what time it is; a man with two watches is never quite sure.โ€ - Segal's law
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"Any man whose errors take ...

"Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man." โ€” J. Robert Oppenheimer
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"Fade far away, dissolve, and quite forg...

"Fade far away, dissolve, and quite forget, What thou among the leaves hast never known.." -- John Keats, Ode to a Nightingale
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"One who has loved is never quite alone, though all the hills declare our solitude. Hav...

"One who has loved is never quite alone, though all the hills declare our solitude. Having known you, I am no more afraid, the essential singleness of blood and bone when dispossessed, comes never in return; one who has loved is never quite alone." --Jane Tyson Clement
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"Man is quite insane. He wouldn't kno...

"Man is quite insane. He wouldn't know how to create a maggot, and he creates Gods by the dozen." โ€”Michel de Montaigne
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"I have always liked quite people. You nev...

"I have always liked quite people. You never know if they are dancing in a daydream or carrying the weight of the world" - John Green
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"The scientists of today think deeply instead of ...

"The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane." โ€” Nikola Tesla
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The monotony and solitude o...

The monotony and solitude of a quite life stimulates the creative mind - Albert Einstein
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"If you are careless and lazy now and keep putting things off and always deferring the ...

"If you are careless and lazy now and keep putting things off and always deferring the day after which you will attend to yourself, you will not notice that you are making no progress, but you will live and die as someone quite ordinary." --Epictetus (From Manual 51)
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"All alone! Whether you like it or not...

"All alone! Whether you like it or not, alone is something you'll be quite a lot!" - Dr. Seuss (Oh, the Places You'll Go!)
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"One of the lessons I learned early on: never say never. Never, never, never. Never say never. And...

"One of the lessons I learned early on: never say never. Never, never, never. Never say never. And secondly, never answer the question that is asked of you. Answer the question that you wish had been asked of you. And quite frankly, I follow that rule. It's a very good rule." Robert Strange McNamara
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"Thinking is quite di...

"Thinking is quite difficult, that's why most people judge" - Carl Jung
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โ€œI find it quite ironic that the...

โ€œI find it quite ironic that the most dangerous thing about weed is getting caught with itโ€ Bill Murray
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I try not to think about legacy because it is all ยญfolly. If you stu...

I try not to think about legacy because it is all ยญfolly. If you study history, even recent history, you'll find many people who were quite significant in their time but are completely forgotten. ...Steve Martin
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โ€˜On the whole human beings want t...

โ€˜On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.โ€™ - George Orwell
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Hearing voices in your head is normal. Listening to them i...

Hearing voices in your head is normal. Listening to them is quite common. Arguing with them โ€“ acceptable. It is only when you lose that argument that you get in real trouble.-Unknown
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We cannot learn to be more like turtles, but from turtles we could learn to ...

We cannot learn to be more like turtles, but from turtles we could learn to be more human. That is the wisdom carried within one hundred million years of survival. What turtles could learn from us, I canโ€™t quite imagine. -- Carl Safina
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There's nothing quite as fri...

There's nothing quite as frightening as someone who knows they are right. -Michael Faraday
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by me Jon Brown , The answer to life is quite simple ! Live , learn and share in hopes that the f...

by me Jon Brown , The answer to life is quite simple ! Live , learn and share in hopes that the future can learn from past mistakes to help build a better society for tomorrow ! In the end weโ€™re all created equal as fellow people, but also never to forget the past that paved the road to the future!
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โ€œThe upshot of all this is that we live in a universe whose age we can't quite compute, surrou...

โ€œThe upshot of all this is that we live in a universe whose age we can't quite compute, surrounded by stars whose distances we don't altogether know, filled with matter we can't identify, operating in conformance with physical laws whose properties we donโ€™t truly understand.โ€ โ€• Bill Bryson
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โ€œI, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be pur...

โ€œI, John Brown, am now quite certain that the crimes of this guilty land will never be purged away but with blood. I hadโ€”as I now thinkโ€”vainly flattered myself that without very much bloodshed it might be done.โ€ John Brown's statement before he was executed on December 2, 1859
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"If talking wort...

"If talking worths argent, then being quite worths gold"
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Tomorrow I'll be stronger, running colorful. No...

Tomorrow I'll be stronger, running colorful. No longer just in black and white. And I'm quite alright hiding tonight. - Hiding Tonight By Alex Turner
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โ€œSo the universe is not quite as you thought it was. Youโ€™d b...

โ€œSo the universe is not quite as you thought it was. Youโ€™d better rearrange your beliefs, then. Because you certainly canโ€™t rearrange the universe.โ€ --Isaac Asimov in The Gods Themselves
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One must be sane to think clea...

One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.โ€ โ€• Nikola Tesla
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"You're never a l...

"You're never a loser until you quite trying." - Mike Ditka
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โ€œKeep in mind that many people have died for their bel...

โ€œKeep in mind that many people have died for their beliefs; itโ€™s actually quite common. The real courage is in living and suffering for what you believe.โ€ -Brom, Eragon
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โ€œThereโ€™s no freedom quite like the fr...

โ€œThereโ€™s no freedom quite like the freedom of being constantly underestimated.โ€ โ€• Scott Lynch, The Lies of Locke Lamora
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I am philosophically opposed to quota-systems. . . . It is one thing to say th...

I am philosophically opposed to quota-systems. . . . It is one thing to say that you cannot keep a black man from using this bathroom, and something quite different to say that one out of every five people who use this bathroom must be black.
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โ€œBeing a writer is a very peculiar sort of a job: it's al...

โ€œBeing a writer is a very peculiar sort of a job: it's always you versus a blank sheet of paper (or a blank screen) and quite often the blank piece of paper wins.โ€ - Neil Gaiman
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Quite an experience to live in fe...

Quite an experience to live in fear, isn't it? That's what it is to be a slave. --Roy Batty (Bladerunner)
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"Being self aware is great and all, but if you're...

"Being self aware is great and all, but if you're self aware and awful, and don't do anything to change it, it's actually quite worse than being ignorant."
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"A seed grows with no sound but a tree falls with h...

"A seed grows with no sound but a tree falls with huge noise. Destruction has noise, but creation is quite. This is power of silence... Grow silently. " unknown
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Quite a thing when a man is reduced to fear. Fear of being...

Quite a thing when a man is reduced to fear. Fear of being found out, the fear of it being discovered he is nothing, was nothing and will never be anything but nothing. C-Albuquerque
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โ€œLuckily, people, whether mature or not mature (and who really is ever ...

โ€œLuckily, people, whether mature or not mature (and who really is ever mature?) are for the most part quite incapable of what is happening to them.โ€ -- Joseph Conrad (Chance) (1913) (The character Charles Marlow speaking)
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Any man whose mistakes ta...

Any man whose mistakes take a decade to correct, is quite a man -Robert Oppenheimer
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โ€œMost of the greatest evils that man has inflicted upo...

โ€œMost of the greatest evils that man has inflicted upon man have come through people feeling quite certain about something which, in fact, was false.โ€ โ€• Bertrand Russell
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"There must be quite a few thing...

"There must be quite a few things a hot bath won't cure, but I don't know many of them" - Sylvia Plath
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โ€œWhen I look in your eyes, and youโ€™re looking back in mine, everything feels not quite norm...

โ€œWhen I look in your eyes, and youโ€™re looking back in mine, everything feels not quite normal. Because I feel stronger and weaker at the same time, I feel excited and at the same time terrified. The truth is I donโ€™t know what I feel, except I know what kind of man I want to be.โ€
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"It's easy to be a naive idealist. It's easy to be a cy...

"It's easy to be a naive idealist. It's easy to be a cynical realist. It's quite another thing to have no illusions and still hold the inner flame." - Marie-Louise von Franz
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"You break a daunting task into tiny little bits that you can manage and when you add up those ...

"You break a daunting task into tiny little bits that you can manage and when you add up those bits over time, you've actually come quite a long way. So, with that mild gaze into the future, focus on what's in front of you, what you CAN do. And celebrate every little bit of it."- Andrew Cho
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"I mean, say that you figure that everything is senseless, then it can't be ...

"I mean, say that you figure that everything is senseless, then it can't be quite senseless because you are aware that it's senseless and your awareness of senselessness almost gives it sense. You know what I mean?" - Charles Bukowski
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"I can believe anything...

"I can believe anything, provided that it is quite incredible." โ€” Oscar Wilde
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"There is a fine line between ...

"There is a fine line between belief and reality, but religion is quite far away from that line"
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โ€œAll art is quite useless.โ€...

โ€œAll art is quite useless.โ€ โ€”Oscar Wilde (in the preface of "The Picture of Dorian Gray")
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Say I feel all sad and self-indulgent, then get stung by a wasp, my misery feels quite abstr...

Say I feel all sad and self-indulgent, then get stung by a wasp, my misery feels quite abstract and I long just to be in spiritual pain once more - 'Damn you tiny assassin, clad in yellow and black, how I crave my former innocence where melancholy was my only trial'. -Russell Brand
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The source of a happy life is within us. Troublemakers in many parts ...

The source of a happy life is within us. Troublemakers in many parts of the world are often quite well-educated, so it is not just education that we need. What we need is to pay attention to inner values. Dalai Lama
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"Upon learning that the messenger is ...

"Upon learning that the messenger is himself the bad news, it becomes quite necessary to shoot him" - Rudolf P Belmar
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"America means freedom and there...

"America means freedom and there's no expression of freedom quite so sincere as music." - Glenn Miller
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