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"I have been at probably every powerful table that you can think of, I have worked at nonpr...

"I have been at probably every powerful table that you can think of, I have worked at nonprofits, I have been at foundations, I have worked in corporations, served on corporate boards, I have been at G-summits, I have sat in at the U.N.: They are not that smart." - Michelle Obama
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โ€œThe evil was not in bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell the...

โ€œThe evil was not in bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell their rights as free men for the full bellies and the excitement of the games which would serve to distract them from the other human hungers which bread and circuses can never appease.โ€ -Marcus T. Cicero
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"The evil was not in the bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell ...

"The evil was not in the bread and circuses, per se, but in the willingness of the people to sell their rights as free men for full bellies and the excitement of the games which would serve to distract them from the other human hungers which bread and circuses can never appease." -- Marcus T. Cicero
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If you would have a faithful s...

If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself. ...Benjamin Franklin
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"Leave your front door and your back doo...

"Leave your front door and your back door open. Allow your thoughts to come and go. Just don't serve them tea." โ€”Shunryu Suzuki
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โ€œThatโ€™s just the way it is. Change is i...

โ€œThatโ€™s just the way it is. Change is inevitable. Instead of resisting it, youโ€™re better served simply going with the flow.โ€
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"No friend ever served me, and...

"No friend ever served me, and no enemy ever wronged me, whom I have not repaid in full." - Sulla
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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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"A thousand years scarce serve ...

"A thousand years scarce serve to form a state; an hour may lay it in the dust." -George Gordon Byron
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โ€œEating dinner at Steveโ€™s is a great experience, as long as...

โ€œEating dinner at Steveโ€™s is a great experience, as long as you get out before the local restaurants close.โ€ โ€” Rupert Murdoch, about the organic vegan food served at Steve Jobsโ€™ house
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"A man's eye serves as a photography t...

"A man's eye serves as a photography to the invisible, as well as his ear serves as echo to the silence." Machado de Assis
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โ€œI guess what they say is true. Old people, a...

โ€œI guess what they say is true. Old people, although slow and dangerous behind the wheel, can still serve a purpose!โ€ -Floyd, Dumb & Dumber
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โ€œRespect yourself enough to walk away ...

โ€œRespect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy." โ€”Robert Tew
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"A goal is not always meant to b...

"A goal is not always meant to be reached; it often serves simply as something to aim at." - Bruce Lee
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"There are those who seek knowledge for the sake of knowledge; that is curiosity...

"There are those who seek knowledge for the sake of knowledge; that is curiosity. There are those who seek knowledge to be known by others; that is vanity. There are those who seek knowledge in order to serve; that is Love." --Bernard of Clairvaux
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"Every prophet has to come from civilization, but every prophet has to go into the wilderness. ...

"Every prophet has to come from civilization, but every prophet has to go into the wilderness. He must have a strong impression of a complex society and all that it has to give, and then he must serve periods of isolation and meditation. This is the process by which psychic dynamite is made."
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Some very good people have ideas with which we disagree...despite differ...

Some very good people have ideas with which we disagree...despite differences, people of goodwill can pull together for the well-being of the institutions we serve and our country. - Ruth Bader Ginsburt. From Scalia Speaks.
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โ€œBetter to serve a good...

โ€œBetter to serve a good man than rule with an evil one.โ€ - Merlin(BBC series)
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Justice will not be served until th...

Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are. -- Benjamin Franklin
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Worry pretends to be n...

Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose. Eckhart Tolle
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"I slept and I dreamed that life is all joy. I...

"I slept and I dreamed that life is all joy. I woke and I saw that life is all service. I served and I saw that service is joy." โ€“ Kahlil Gibran
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โ€œRespect yourself enough to walk away ...

โ€œRespect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy.โ€ Robert Tew
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Wealth should se...

Wealth should serve humanity, not vice versa. Dalai Lama
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"I used to think i was serving humanity and i pleasured in the...

"I used to think i was serving humanity and i pleasured in the thought. Then i discovered that humanity does not want to be served; on the contrary, it resents any attempt to serve it." -Jubal
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"Artificial general intelligences should be humanized and assigned a gender. Referring to 'i...

"Artificial general intelligences should be humanized and assigned a gender. Referring to 'it' as 'he' or 'she' instead would serve to make them and their decisions more 'realistic' in the public imagination, and thus more terrifying. We should all be terrified of AI." - Ravi Silari
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A goal is not always meant to b...

A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at. -- Bruce Lee
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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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It may be the devil, or it ma...

It may be the devil, or it may be the lord, but you're gonna have to serve somebody -Bob Dylan
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"An artist respects the sile...

"An artist respects the silence, it serves the foundation of creativity" -Angry Trumpet Man
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'Judge people on their philosophy and ac...

'Judge people on their philosophy and actions, the external features only serves as a guide to how a person generally might be'
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The more pleasures a man desires, the...

The more pleasures a man desires, the more masters he must serve. - Marcus Aureilius, Roman general & philosopher
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Leave your front door and your back doo...

Leave your front door and your back door open. Allow your thoughts to come and go. Just don't serve them tea. -Shunryu Suzuki
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"There's a reason you separate military and the police. One fights the enemies of...

"There's a reason you separate military and the police. One fights the enemies of the state, the other serves and protects the people. When the military becomes both, then the enemies of the state tend to become the people." โ€” Commander William Adama
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"The real treasure begins in the breaking. The body breaks, things chan...

"The real treasure begins in the breaking. The body breaks, things change, life ends. Only when impermanence is fully apprehended do we really have the chance to serve, to give without bargaining."- Bonnie Myotai Treace
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"Revenge is a dish best served s...

"Revenge is a dish best served scalding hot because if it's cold, less damage will be done" -Me, 5/6/19
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โ€œI have more scars than I will ever show you. Theyโ€™re mine and I earned them. I stitched the ...

โ€œI have more scars than I will ever show you. Theyโ€™re mine and I earned them. I stitched the wounds myself because you were afraid of the blood. Now, they have hardened with time. They no longer hurt. They simply serve as tattoos of weaker times when you werenโ€™t thereโ€ D. Charles (me)
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"Everybody can be great,...

"Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve." - Martin Luther King, Jr.
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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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"Worry pretends to be n...

"Worry pretends to be necessary but serves no useful purpose." ~Eckhart Tolle
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"I like many things in this world and a few persons- I like you, for example; but after they ...

"I like many things in this world and a few persons- I like you, for example; but after they are served I have no love to waste upon the irreclaimable mass of brutality that we know as "mankind." Compassion, yes; I am sincerely sorry that they are brutes." - Ambrose Bierce in a letter
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Every path ...

Every path serves a purpose. Gene Oliver
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"Newspapers ... serve as chimn...

"Newspapers ... serve as chimneys to carry off noxious vapors and smoke." โ€”Thomas Jefferson (1802)
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Andrew Gillum โ€œsigned a pledge to cut police funding and support a group that says, โ€˜...

Andrew Gillum โ€œsigned a pledge to cut police funding and support a group that says, โ€˜police and prisons have no place in justice,โ€™ (and) that โ€˜police were never meant to serve us.โ€™ Itโ€™s dangerous.โ€ โ€” Florida Police Benevolent Association President John Kazanjian.
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โ€œSuccess means we go to sleep at night knowi...

โ€œSuccess means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and abilities were used in a way that served others.โ€ โ€• Marianne Williamson
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โ€˜All Human Knowledge is preci...

โ€˜All Human Knowledge is precious whether or not it serves the slightest human use.โ€™ A.E Housman
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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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"Respect yourself enough to walk away ...

"Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy." โ€”Robert Tew
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"Busyness serves as a kind of existential reassurance, a hedge against emptin...

"Busyness serves as a kind of existential reassurance, a hedge against emptiness: Obviously your life cannot possibly be silly or trivial or meaningless if you are so busy, completely booked, in demand every hour of the day." -Tim Kreider
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"When God means to punish a man, he s...

"When God means to punish a man, he sends him stupid friends, and clever enemies." -- Joe Abercombie, Best Served Cold
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"Mercy and cowardice ...

"Mercy and cowardice are the same." -- Joe Abercombie, Best Served Cold
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"Implausible truth can serve ...

"Implausible truth can serve one better than plausible fiction." -David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas
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Karma has no me...

Karma has no menu. You get served what you deserve.
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"Revenge is a dish ...

"Revenge is a dish best served with another dish." --Jaron Davis
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โ€œRespect yourself enough to walk away ...

โ€œRespect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy.โ€ Robert Tew
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โ€œFind a purpose to ...

โ€œFind a purpose to serve, not a lifestyle to live.โ€ โ€• Criss Jami
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"The good get nothing extra. When they die they turn to shit like the rest o...

"The good get nothing extra. When they die they turn to shit like the rest of us. You have to keep your eyes ahead, always ahead, fight one battle at a time. You can't hesitate, no matter the cost..." -- Joe Abercombie, Best Served Cold
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