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The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the...

The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the freedom to do wrong I am ready to part with on the cheapest terms to any one who will take it of me. - Thomas Henry Huxley (1870)
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"Just in terms of allocation of time resources, ...

"Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning." β€” Bill Gates
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If you believe that innocence has valu...

If you believe that innocence has value, then you must come to terms with the fact that ignorance is your currency. -Xero
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"If you want to find the secrets of ...

"If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration." - Nikola Tesla
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"Military intelligen...

"Military intelligence is a contradiction in terms." β€” Groucho Marx
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"Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and airplanes, is part of t...

"Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and airplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age. Considered in human terms, it has as little in its favor as belief in Celtic magic, the Slav soul, women’s intuition, and children’s innocence." β€”Bertrand Russell
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"I am coming to the terms w...

"I am coming to the terms with the broken heart, that sometimes Good Things fall apart."
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"No human being is β€˜illegal’. That is a contradiction in terms. Human beings can be beauti...

"No human being is β€˜illegal’. That is a contradiction in terms. Human beings can be beautiful or more beautiful, they can be fat or skinny, they can be right or wrong, but illegal? How can a human being be illegal?" - Elie Wiesel (Holocaust Survivor, Nobel Peace Prize Winner)
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β€œWithout question, β€˜I complain in the strongest possible terms...

β€œWithout question, β€˜I complain in the strongest possible terms’, is different from, β€˜I complain in the strongest possible terms and I am loading my AK47 as I write.'” -Mark Thompson of The BBC
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β€œLove and doubt have...

β€œLove and doubt have never been on speaking terms.” ― Khalil Gibran
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"As I know more of mankind I expect less of the...

"As I know more of mankind I expect less of them, and am ready now to call a man a good man upon easier terms than I was formerly." β€” Samuel Johnson
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"Just in terms of allocation of time resources, ...

"Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning." β€” Bill Gates
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β€œIt is not exactly giving but opening, relating to other people. It is a matter of ...

β€œIt is not exactly giving but opening, relating to other people. It is a matter of acknowledging the existence of other people as they are, rather than relating to people in terms of a fixed and preconceived idea of comfort or discomfort” - ChΓΆgyam Trungpa
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"Conservatives divide the world in terms...

"Conservatives divide the world in terms of good and evil while liberals do it in terms of the rich and poor." - Dennis Prager
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If you want to find the secrets of t...

If you want to find the secrets of the Universe, think in terms of energy, frequency, and vibration. -Nikola Tesla
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"If you think in terms of a year, plant a see...

"If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people." - Confucius
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"Perhaps one reason we are fascinated by cats is because such a small animal can conta...

"Perhaps one reason we are fascinated by cats is because such a small animal can contain so much independence, dignity, and freedom of spirit. Unlike the dog, the cat's personality is never bet on a human's. He demands acceptance on his own terms." - Lloyd Alexander
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"Every positive value has its price ...

"Every positive value has its price in negative terms... the genius of Einstein leads to Hiroshima." - Pablo Picasso
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We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotion...

We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society. - Alan Watts
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"Man is the only animal that can remain o...

"Man is the only animal that can remain on friendly terms with the victims he intends to eat until he eats them." β€” Samuel Butler
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"We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotion...

"We seldom realize, for example that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society." - Alan Watts
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"An economist is a man who sta...

"An economist is a man who states the obvious in terms of the incomprehensible." β€” Alfred A. Knopf
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I am a drifter, and as lonely as that can be, it is also remarkably...

I am a drifter, and as lonely as that can be, it is also remarkably freeing. I will never define myself in terms of anyone else. I will never feel the pressure of peers or the burden of parental expectation.
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β€œWe seldom realize that our most private thoughts and emotions are not...

β€œWe seldom realize that our most private thoughts and emotions are not actually our own. For we think in terms of languages and images which we did not invent, but which were given to us by our society.” ― Alan Watts
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 07
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"When you are around happy, inspirational people that are successful, it makes you feel be...

"When you are around happy, inspirational people that are successful, it makes you feel better. And if you act on that inspiration, your life will be more fulfilled. It's not just inspirational in terms of financial success, but in terms of doing difficult things." - Joe Rogan
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β€œIf you want to find the secrets of ...

β€œIf you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.” - Nikola Tesla
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"If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a mus...

"If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music." - Albert Einstein
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People are healthy or diseased in term...

People are healthy or diseased in terms of the activities open to them or denied them," Tristram Englehardt Jr., MD, Ph.D.
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"Ever since World War I, superior force is no...

"Ever since World War I, superior force is no longer measured in terms of men or horses, but in the means to wreak destruction." - Saul David
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"For centuries, theologians have bee...

"For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing." β€” H. L. Mencken
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Being on a boat that's moving through the water,...

Being on a boat that's moving through the water, it's so clear. Everything falls into place in terms of what's important and what's not. ~ James Taylor
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 08
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β€œIf I were not a physicist, I would probably be a mus...

β€œIf I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.” β€” Albert Einstein
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 17
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"I do not negotiate on reasona...

"I do not negotiate on reasonable terms with people who intend to deprive me of reason." - Unknown
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β€œIf I were an Arab leader I would never make terms with Israel. That is natural: we have taken th...

β€œIf I were an Arab leader I would never make terms with Israel. That is natural: we have taken their country. Sure, God promised it to us, but what does that matter to them? [...] They only see one thing: we have come here and stolen their country. Why should they accept that?” β€” David Ben-Gurion
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"The most terrifying fact about the universe is not that it is hostile but that it is indiff...

"The most terrifying fact about the universe is not that it is hostile but that it is indifferent, but if we can come to terms with this indifference, then our existence as a species can have genuine meaning. However vast the darkness, we must supply our own light. --Stanley Kubrick
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