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Every time you feel yourself getting pulled ...

Every time you feel yourself getting pulled into other people's drama, think these words: 'not my circus, not my monkeys.' - Polish proverb
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Beware of overconcern for money, or position, or glory. ...

Beware of overconcern for money, or position, or glory. Someday you will meet a man who cares for none of these things. Then you will know how poor you are. ...Rudyard Kipling
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โ€œIf anyone tells you that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not ...

โ€œIf anyone tells you that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not make excuses about what is said of you but answer, "He was ignorant of my other faults, else he would not have mentioned these alone.โ€ - Epictetus
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โ€œTheir morals, their code; it's a bad joke. Dropped at the first sign of trouble. The...

โ€œTheir morals, their code; it's a bad joke. Dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. You'll see- I'll show you. When the chips are down these, uh, civilized people? They'll eat each otherโ€-Joker, The Dark Knight.
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The wrong person makes you beg for attention, aff...

The wrong person makes you beg for attention, affection, love and commitment. The right person gives you these things because they love you. - Sonya Parker
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"These violent de...

"These violent delights have violent ends." โ€“ Shakespeare
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"We understand that it is difficult to cancel or postpone events. ... Right now, however...

"We understand that it is difficult to cancel or postpone events. ... Right now, however, we all must focus on reducing transmission of this virus. These social distancing measures can help delay and slow the spread of the disease and save lives." -- Leirion Gaylor Baird
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"These were people who believed everything ab...

"These were people who believed everything about the Soviet Union was perfect, but they were bringing their own toilet paper.โ€ - P.J. O'Rourke
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"You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a da...

"You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence." - Charles Austin Beard (1874-1948)
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โ€œAnd medecine, law, business, engineering, these are noble ...

โ€œAnd medecine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love: these are what we stay alive for.โ€ - Tom Schulman
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"I like to believe that people, in the long run, are going to do more to promote pe...

"I like to believe that people, in the long run, are going to do more to promote peace than our governments. Indeed, I think that people want peace so much that one of these days governments had better get out of the way and let them have it." -Eisenhower
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โ€œAs we storm these beaches us men think about what the celebration partyโ€™s will...

โ€œAs we storm these beaches us men think about what the celebration partyโ€™s will be like, And as we are gunned down right before the gunfire ends we think back on our lives and remember weโ€™re fighting for a richer persons insecurities.โ€ ~Unknown
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"Everyday we all experience these moments of peace. The ...

"Everyday we all experience these moments of peace. The trick is to know when they're happening so we can embrace them, live in them and finally let them go." (~Grey's Anatomy)
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"All you need are these: certainty of judgement in the present moment; a...

"All you need are these: certainty of judgement in the present moment; action for the common good in the present moment; and an attitude of gratitude in the present moment for anything that comes your way." - Marcus Aurelius
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"The only time to buy t...

"The only time to buy these is on a day with no 'y' in it." โ€” Warren Buffett
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We're consumers. We are the byproducts of a lifestyle obsession. Murder, crime, p...

We're consumers. We are the byproducts of a lifestyle obsession. Murder, crime, poverty, these things don't concern me. What concerns me are celebrity magazines, television with 500 channels, some guy's name on my underwear. Rogaine, Viagra, Olestra.
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These days, you hav...

These days, you have to count your fingers after each handshake.
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โ€œThese empires that we fight ...

โ€œThese empires that we fight for are little more than sandcastles, only the tides are forever.โ€
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"You touch my hand These colors come alive In your heart ...

"You touch my hand These colors come alive In your heart and in your mind I cross the borders of time Leaving today behind to be with you again." -Within Temptation "Say My Name"
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"As the new year approaches, I'll caution you to abstain from the use of phrase...

"As the new year approaches, I'll caution you to abstain from the use of phrases like "I dont care" or "its not my problem" to use phrases like these tighten a noose around the neck of humanity, for us to survive we must care." -James Edwards.
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"You believe that flag burning shows disrespect towards those who have fought to preserve ou...

"You believe that flag burning shows disrespect towards those who have fought to preserve our freedoms. Punishing protestors shows an even more profound disrespect for the ideals that these people died for. An intact flag is worthless if it no longer stands for freedom." -Mary Ruwart
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โ€œBut death and life, honor and dishonor, pain and pleasureโ€”all these thin...

โ€œBut death and life, honor and dishonor, pain and pleasureโ€”all these things equally happen to good men and bad, being things which make us neither better nor worse. Therefore they are neither good nor evil.โ€ -- Marcus Aurelius
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"In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true is true or bec...

"In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true is true or becomes true, within certain limits to be found experientially and experimentally. These limits are further beliefs to be transcended." - Dr. John C. Lilly
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โ€œWhen life gives you lemons, donโ€™t make lemonade. Make life take the lemons back! Get mad! ...

โ€œWhen life gives you lemons, donโ€™t make lemonade. Make life take the lemons back! Get mad! I donโ€™t want your damn lemons, what the hell am I supposed to do with these? Demand to see lifeโ€™s manager! Make life rue the day it thought it could give Cave Johnson lemons! โ€”Cave Johnson
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suffering arises from the desire to fix the dead past o...

suffering arises from the desire to fix the dead past or the unborn future while the body can only exist in the present and struggles against these impossible instructions.
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"If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange apples then you and ...

"If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas." -George Bernard Shaw
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Every conflict in life is just the lack of realization...

Every conflict in life is just the lack of realization. Whether it be stubbornness, ignorance, or naivety. Take these away and people see things for what they truly are.
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"You sit here, in these vast halls with a c...

"You sit here, in these vast halls with a crown upon your head and yet you are lesser now than you have ever been "- Dwalin , The Hobbit
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"We place our hopes to much on laws and courts and constitutions and tha...

"We place our hopes to much on laws and courts and constitutions and that these are false hopes. Liberty lies in the hearts of men and women; when it dies there, no constitution, no law, no court can save it." -Learned Hand
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"From all this we may learn that there are two races of men in thi...

"From all this we may learn that there are two races of men in this world, but only these two- the "race" of a decent man and the "race" of the indecent man." - Viktor E. Frankl, "Mans Search for Meaning"
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"I roamed the countryside searching for answers to things ...

"I roamed the countryside searching for answers to things I did not understand... These questions and other strange phenomena engage my thought throughout my life." Leonardo da Vinci
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"And the air was full of Thoughts and Things to Say....

"And the air was full of Thoughts and Things to Say. But at times like these, only the Small Things are ever said. Big Things lurk unsaid inside." - Arundhati Roy
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And how could we endure to live and let time pass if we were always crying for one day o...

And how could we endure to live and let time pass if we were always crying for one day or one year to come back--if we did not know that every day in a life fills the whole life with expectation and memory and that these are that day? C.S. Lewis, Out of the Silent Planet
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โ€œI just fell in love with this idea that I could start writing th...

โ€œI just fell in love with this idea that I could start writing these songs and telling these stories in this season of life that I was going through.โ€ โ€“ musician Zach Williams (via Jesus Calling podcast)
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โ€œYou can just feel the details. The bits and pieces you never bothered to put into w...

โ€œYou can just feel the details. The bits and pieces you never bothered to put into words. You can feel these extreme moments, even if you don't want to. You put these together, and you get the feel of a person. Enough to know how much you miss them.โ€ -Memento
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โ€œI am sick of these mutha fuckin...

โ€œI am sick of these mutha fuckin snakes on this mutha fuckin plane.โ€ Samuel Jackson, Snakes on a Plane.
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For all sad words of tongue an...

For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'. - J.G. Whittier
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โ€œโ€ฆjingoism, racism, fear, religious fundamentalism: these are the way...

โ€œโ€ฆjingoism, racism, fear, religious fundamentalism: these are the ways of appealing to people if youโ€™re trying to organize a mass base of support for policies that are really intended to crush them.โ€- Naom Chomsky
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โ€œWhen I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of t...

โ€œWhen I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.โ€ โ€“ Winston Churchill
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These mountains that you a...

These mountains that you are carrying, you were only supposed to climb. - Najwa Zebian
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These impossible women! How they get around...

These impossible women! How they get around us! The poet was right: we can't live with them, or without them! Aristophanes (450-388 B.C.)
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โ€œWork is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. The other four bal...

โ€œWork is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. The other four ballsโ€”family, health, friends, and integrityโ€”are made of glass. If you drop one of these, it will be irrevocably scuffed, nicked, perhaps even shattered.โ€ โ€”Gary Keller
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"Universe may be big enough to create life in more ...

"Universe may be big enough to create life in more than a one solar system, but it may be also big enough to make these sparks of life to never meet each other"
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"call these hoes the blue shell from Mario, cause they only want us...

"call these hoes the blue shell from Mario, cause they only want us when we're first"- My friend Jaxon, after him and I made the varsity basketball team as freshies and got asked out by multiple senior chicks.
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โ€œFor all sad words of tongue and ...

โ€œFor all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'.โ€~John Greenleaf Whittier
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"When a man succeeds in robbing the whole body of citizens and reducing them to ...

"When a man succeeds in robbing the whole body of citizens and reducing them to slavery, they forget these ugly names [murder, robbery, fraud, etc.] and call him happy and fortunate, as do all others who hear of his unmitigated wrongdoing." --Plato
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"Each one of us has to start out with developing his or her definition of success. And w...

"Each one of us has to start out with developing his or her definition of success. And when we have these specific expectations of ourselves we are more likely to live up to them. Ultimately, it's not what you get or even what you give. It's what you become." - Mary Gates
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โ€œIf you asked me now who I am, the only answer I could give with any certainty would be my name...

โ€œIf you asked me now who I am, the only answer I could give with any certainty would be my name. For the rest: my loves, my hates, down even to my deepest desires, I can no longer say whether these emotions are my own, or stolen from those I once so desperately wished to be.โ€ - Evelyn Waugh
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These are the stakes: To make a world in which all of G...

These are the stakes: To make a world in which all of God's children can live, or to go into the dark. We must either love each other, or we must die. -Lyndon B Johnson 1964
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โ€œWhat sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. The...

โ€œWhat sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along lifeโ€™s pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.โ€ ~ Joseph Addison
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"Sick on my journey, only my...

"Sick on my journey, only my dreams will wander, these desolate moors." -Basho's death poem
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How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate ...

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these. -- George Washington Carver
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"Physicists like to think that all you ...

"Physicists like to think that all you have to do is say, these are the conditions, now what happens next?" โ€” Richard Feynman
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โ€œPerhaps itโ€™s my natural pessimism, but it seem...

โ€œPerhaps itโ€™s my natural pessimism, but it seems that an awfully large part of travel these days is to see things while you still can.โ€ โ€• Bill Bryson
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"I don't know what effect these men will have ...

"I don't know what effect these men will have on the enemy, but by God, they terrify me." (The Duke of Wellington, speaking about his own troops)
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โ€œWhen people believe a conclusion is true, they are also...

โ€œWhen people believe a conclusion is true, they are also very likely to believe arguments that appear to support it, even when these arguments are unsound.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
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"The trouble with these people is that their c...

"The trouble with these people is that their cities have never been bombed and their mothers have never been told to shut up." -Charles Bukowski
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these faults and mistakes are what i ...

these faults and mistakes are what i am, making up the brightest stars in the constellation of my life. - kim namjoon
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โ€œHuge brains, small necks, weak muscles, and fat ...

โ€œHuge brains, small necks, weak muscles, and fat walletsโ€”these are the dominant characteristics of the โ€™80sโ€”the generation of swine.โ€ โ€”Hunter S. Thompson
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"Drugs are not interesting these days. Th...

"Drugs are not interesting these days. They are very institutionalized and bland. And anyway, I've done 'em all." - Keith Richards
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"I don't know what effect these men will have ...

"I don't know what effect these men will have on the enemy, but by God, they terrify me." (The Duke of Wellington, speaking about his own troops)
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"Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, therein lies your vocation. The...

"Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, therein lies your vocation. These two, your talents and the needs of the world, are the great wake up calls to your true vocation in life... to ignore this, is in some sense, is to lose your soul." - Aristotle
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Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free...

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door! -- The Statue of Liberty
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"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wr...

"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!" -Emma Lazarus, inscribed on the Statue of Liberty
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It is not these well-fed long-hai...

It is not these well-fed long-haired men that I fear, but the pale and the hungry-looking. - Julius Caesar
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Bob Ross: "Don't forget to tell...

Bob Ross: "Don't forget to tell these special people in your life just how special they are to you."
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You might want money or women. Or, you might wanna protect the world. These are all common thin...

You might want money or women. Or, you might wanna protect the world. These are all common things people want. Things that their hearts desire. Greed may not be good, but itโ€™s not so bad, either. You humans think greed is just for money and power! But everyone wants something they don't have.
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"Nazis. I h...

"Nazis. I hate these guys"-Indiana Jones
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"Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard, and never give up on your d...

"Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard, and never give up on your dreams, even when nobody else believes they can come true but you. These are not cliches but real tools you need no matter what you do in life to stay focused on your path." - Phillip Sweet
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"Do you ask me whom I have conquered? Neither the Persians, nor the far-off Med...

"Do you ask me whom I have conquered? Neither the Persians, nor the far-off Medes, nor any warlike race that lies beyond the Dahae; not these, but greed, ambition, and the fear of death that has conquered the conquerors of the world." - Seneca
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I made a terrible mistake. I realized something, and instead of crushing the thought the moment it...

I made a terrible mistake. I realized something, and instead of crushing the thought the moment it came I... I let it hang on, and now I know it to be true. And I'm afraid it's stuck in my head forever. These are the best days of our lives. It's a terrible thing to know, but I know it.(Pirate Radio)
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"Until the day when God shall deign to reveal th...

"Until the day when God shall deign to reveal the future to man, all human wisdom is summed up in these two words, -Wait and hope." -- Alexandre Dumas
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โ€œOnly trust someone who can see these three things i...

โ€œOnly trust someone who can see these three things in you: the sorrow behind your smile, the love behind your anger, and the reason behind your silence.โ€-Anonymous
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The exponential economic growth is pure fiction, which creates clouds of electrons that flow thro...

The exponential economic growth is pure fiction, which creates clouds of electrons that flow through computers masquerading as money.These electrons further concentrate wealth and do real physical harm to the Earth by generating tidal waves of capital that wash away the still functioning ecosystems
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A weak mind will always latch onto a strong...

A weak mind will always latch onto a stronger mind. Realize this and shed these people often. It's best for both you and them in the end.
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โ€œI am convinced there is only one way to eliminate these grave evils, nam...

โ€œI am convinced there is only one way to eliminate these grave evils, namely through the establishment of a socialist economy, accompanied by an educational system which would be oriented toward social goals.โ€ -Albert Einstein
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For as long as poets have been writing and women have been reading them, they have been called ang...

For as long as poets have been writing and women have been reading them, they have been called angels so many times that they have in fact, in their spiritual simplicity, come to believe this compliment, forgetting that these same poets proclaimed Nero a demi- god in exchange for money. -M.Lermontov
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