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"Some who have read the book, or at any rate have reviewed it have found it boring...

"Some who have read the book, or at any rate have reviewed it have found it boring, absurd, or contemptible, and I have no cause to complain, since I have similar opinions of their works or the kinds of writing that they evidently prefer." J.R.R. Tolkien
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The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability ...

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
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"The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majori...

"The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking." β€” A. A. Milne
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"At the present rate of progress, it is almost impossible to ima...

"At the present rate of progress, it is almost impossible to imagine any technical feat that cannot be achieved - if it can be achieved at all - within the next few hundred years." β€” Arthur C. Clarke
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β€œI may not be a first-rate comp...

β€œI may not be a first-rate composer, but I am a first-class second-rate composer.” β€” Richard Strauss
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"Rate yourself and rake yourself, Take all the courage y...

"Rate yourself and rake yourself, Take all the courage you have left Wasted on fixing all the problems that you made in your own head." - Little lion man by Mumford & Sons.
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"[The Noble man] He will say, for instance: 'I may be mistaken of my value, and in the same ...

"[The Noble man] He will say, for instance: 'I may be mistaken of my value, and in the same breath demand my value be acknowledged exactly as I rate it.' This character, with the aid of history of all social strata should see the ordinary man is only what he passes for." - Nietzsche
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Hell hath no fur...

Hell hath no fury like the second rate -Charlie Skinner
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Always be a first rate version of ...

Always be a first rate version of yourself, instead of a second rate version of somebody else. -- Judy Garland
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"The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to...

"The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function." β€” F. Scott Fitzgerald
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"I like going to areas wh...

"I like going to areas where the murder rate is high and dropping it." -Snoop Dogg
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"Trying to be a first-rate reporter on the average A...

"Trying to be a first-rate reporter on the average American newspaper is like trying to play Bach's 'St. Matthew's Passion' on a ukulele." β€” Bagdikian's Observation
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"You live and lear...

"You live and learn. At any rate, you live." β€” Douglas Adams
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β€œWould you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite ...

β€œWould you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really: Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn’t at all.” -Thomas J. Watson
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"If you want to succee...

"If you want to succeed, double you're failure rate." - Thomas J. Watson
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β€œThe test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability...

β€œThe test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.” F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Life is a sexually transmitted...

Life is a sexually transmitted disease and the mortality rate is one hundred percent. R. D. Laing
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"At the present rate of progress, it is almost impossible to ima...

"At the present rate of progress, it is almost impossible to imagine any technical feat that cannot be achieved - if it can be achieved at all - within the next few hundred years." β€” Arthur C. Clarke
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β€œAlways be a first-rate version o...

β€œAlways be a first-rate version of yourself and not a second-rate version of someone else.” β€” Judy Garland
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You will never compel a capitalist to incur loss to ...

You will never compel a capitalist to incur loss to himself and agree to a lower rate of profit for the sake of satisfying the needs of the people - Joseph Stalin
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the test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind a...

the test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function. one should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
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β€œLadies like a man to rescue. A job that offers a chal...

β€œLadies like a man to rescue. A job that offers a challenge. They can annex the property at a cheap rate, and ruthlessly develop it.” -- Anthony Powell (Temporary Kings)
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The choice is simple. You can either embrace your tru...

The choice is simple. You can either embrace your true self or be a second-rate version of somebody else. - Markus Almond (Motivational Quotes To Get The Blood Moving)
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β€œNo passion is stronger in the breast of man than the desire to make others believ...

β€œNo passion is stronger in the breast of man than the desire to make others believe as he believes. Nothing so cuts at the root of his happiness and fills him with rage as the sense that another rates low what he prizes high.” - Virginia Woolf, Orlando
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"Life is a sexually transmitted...

"Life is a sexually transmitted disease and the mortality rate is one hundred percent." - R. D. Laing
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β€œThe test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind ...

β€œThe test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.” ~F. Scott Fitzgerald
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"Health is merely th...

"Health is merely the slowest possible rate at which one can die."
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"If you want to increase yo...

"If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate." - Thomas J. Watson
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"On a long enough timeline. ...

"On a long enough timeline. The survival rate for everyone drops to zero." - Chuck Palahniuk
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Always be a first rate version o...

Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else. - Judy Garland
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"At the rate at which we are going, before the end of the century we shall have a very s...

"At the rate at which we are going, before the end of the century we shall have a very scanty and barbaric music, combining a rudimentary melody with brutally stressed rhythms – marvellously suited to the ears of the music lovers of the year 2000!” -- A. Honegger (1951)
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The choice is simple. You can either embrace your true...

The choice is simple. You can either embrace your true self or be a second- rate version of somebody else. - Markus Almond (Motivational Quotes To Get The Blood Moving)
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"Life is a sexually transmi...

"Life is a sexually transmitted disease with a mortality rate of 100%." - Jordan Peterson
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"All of us failed to match our dreams of perfe...

"All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible." - William Faulkner
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"Americans spend an average of four hours a day watching TV, an hour of that enduring ads. ...

"Americans spend an average of four hours a day watching TV, an hour of that enduring ads. That adds up to an astounding 10% of total leisure time; at current rates, a typical viewer fritters away three years of his life getting bombarded with commercials." - Scott Woolley, Forbes
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"Violent crime is at one of the lowest rates in American history, whi...

"Violent crime is at one of the lowest rates in American history, while the Prison Population is at its highest in American history. And that should tell you all you need to know about the American Justice System."
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Always be a first-rate version of ...

Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else. - Judy Garland
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The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majori...

The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking. β€”A. A. Milne
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β€œIf you want to increase yo...

β€œIf you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.” ~ Thomas J. Watson
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"We live in a time when our world is changing at an unprecedented rate. Whil...

"We live in a time when our world is changing at an unprecedented rate. While the changes are largely of our own making, they cannot be ignored. We must adjust and adapt and control, or we perish." -Carl Sagan, The Dragons of Eden, 1977
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"the test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability t...

"the test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function." -F. Scott Fitzgerald
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 31
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The choice is simple. You can either embrace your tru...

The choice is simple. You can either embrace your true self or be a second-rate version of somebody else. - Markus Almond (Motivational Quotes To Get The Blood Moving)
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Papers in high impact journals suffer from ...

Papers in high impact journals suffer from irreproducibility at almost the same rate as those in lower impact journals.β€”Ahmed Alkhateeb
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Always be a first rate version o...

Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else. ~ Judy Garland
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β€œAlways be a first-rate version of...

β€œAlways be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of someone else.” - Judy Garland
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We need to stop thinking on such a small scale, and learn how ...

We need to stop thinking on such a small scale, and learn how to improve ourselves at an exponential rate, or else, we will literally be squashed by a galactic hostility, or a known probability.
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Life is a sexually transmitted...

Life is a sexually transmitted disease and the mortality rate is one hundred percent. -R. D. Laing
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β€œWe all get our dreams stamped on from time to time, ...

β€œWe all get our dreams stamped on from time to time, right? And if it didn’t hurt, what kind of second-rate dreams would they be?” - Richard K. Morgan, 'Woken Furies'
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"The problem is not why 40% are unemployed; it is why t...

"The problem is not why 40% are unemployed; it is why the [remaining] 60% still have to work." --Chairman Visar Arifaj, in response to the high unemployment rate in Kosovo
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"The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majori...

"The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking." β€”A. A. Milne
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"At this rate you'...

"At this rate you'll finish by the time you're done" -unknown
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"While an author is yet living, we estimate hi...

"While an author is yet living, we estimate his powers by his worst performance; and when he is dead, we rate them by his best." -- Samuel Johnson
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β€Ž"Misunderstandings and neglect create more confusion in t...

β€Ž"Misunderstandings and neglect create more confusion in this world than trickery and malice. At any rate, the last two are certainly much less frequent." -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majori...

The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking. -A. A. Milne
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