Tool Quotes

Great leaders don't bla...

Great leaders don't blame the tools they are given. They work to sharpen them
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"When the debate is ove...

"When the debate is over, slander becomes the tool of the loser." - Socrates
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 27
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โ€œA poor cr...

โ€œA poor craftsman, blames the tools.โ€
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โ€œThe basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manip...

โ€œThe basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words.โ€ โ€“ Philip K. Dick
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 01
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A sword never kills anythin...

A sword never kills anything; it's a tool in a killer's hand. Seneca (the Younger) 65 BC
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Meditation is not a corporate, productivity or...

Meditation is not a corporate, productivity or relaxation tool, but a rocky path toward self-actualization. Same could be said about psychedelics.
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There may be honor among ...

There may be honor among thieves, but there's none in politicians. ...Peter O'Toole
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 05
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"Men have become th...

"Men have become the tools of their tools." โ€” Henry David Thoreau
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 07
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"Rational hatred is t...

"Rational hatred is the pioneering tool in human development" - unknown
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 15
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Any good tool kit needed a knife, a sharp one. ...

Any good tool kit needed a knife, a sharp one. If you cut yourself using it, that was your fault, not the tool's. -SM Stirling, A Whiff of Grapeshot
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 14
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"By and large, langua...

"By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth." -G. Carlin
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โ€œFirst we build the ...

โ€œFirst we build the tools, then they build us.โ€ โ€• Marshall McLuhan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 15
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โ€œThe basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipu...

โ€œThe basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use those words.โ€ - Philip K. Dick
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 12
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"When the debate is lost, slander...

"When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser." โ€”Unknown (often misattributed Socrates)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 05
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โ€œWhen people learn no tools of judgment and...

โ€œWhen people learn no tools of judgment and merely follow their hopes, the seeds of political manipulation are sown.โ€ โ€• Stephen Jay Gould
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 14
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When the only tool you have is...

When the only tool you have is a hammer, every problem begins to look like a nail - Abraham Maslow
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"One of the biggest and most impor...

"One of the biggest and most important tools of theoretical physics is the wastebasket." - Richard P. Feynman
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"The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manip...

"The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words." - Philip K. Dick
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 28
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"I said my sword was a tool of justice. Not used in ang...

"I said my sword was a tool of justice. Not used in anger. Not used for vengeance. But now... now i'm not so sure. And besides this isn't my sword." - Raiden (from MGR: R)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 02
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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
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 31
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"The most powerful tool of a leader is deception. Appear weak when you are strong, and strong wh...

"The most powerful tool of a leader is deception. Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak. Convince the enemy your armies are near when they are far, and far when they are near. In this way the enemy is deceived into maneuvering for their own defeat." - Sun Tzu, Art of War
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 13
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People need to understand t...

People need to understand that they have All the Tools within themselves -- Deepak Chopra
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 21
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Do not wait; the time will never be โ€˜just right.โ€™ Start where y...

Do not wait; the time will never be โ€˜just right.โ€™ Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along. ~ George Herbert
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โ€œPeople create their worlds with the tools they have directly at hand. Faulty tools produce fau...

โ€œPeople create their worlds with the tools they have directly at hand. Faulty tools produce faulty results. Repeated use of the same faulty tools produces the same faulty results. It is in this manner that those who fail to learn from the past don themselves to repeat it.โ€ - Jordan Peterson.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 23
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When the debate is los...

When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser. -Socrates
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Do not Wait, the time will never be "just right" . Start where ...

Do not Wait, the time will never be "just right" . Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.โ€ โ€”George Herbert
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 23
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"The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manip...

"The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words." - Philip K. Dick
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 29
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"The ability to delude yo...

"The ability to delude yourself may be an important survival tool." โ€” Jane Wagner
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 22
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Somebody once told me, he wor...

Somebody once told me, he world is gonna roll me, Now I ain't the sharpest tool in the shed...
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 20
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"Men have become th...

"Men have become the tools of their tools." - Henry David Thoreau
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 06
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"When the debate is los...

"When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser" - Socrates
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 12
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"Looney Tunes is the best tool ...

"Looney Tunes is the best tool I know for positively identifying sociopaths." ~ Martindau Egglebert
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 11
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"The idea that technology is neutral, just a tool,...

"The idea that technology is neutral, just a tool, is plain wrong. That's never been the case. It embodies basic choices and values of any society." -Zerzan
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โ€œWe rule with words. Words that forcefully communicate ...

โ€œWe rule with words. Words that forcefully communicate are the weapons that eliminate ignorance, the persuaders that sell, the tools that build success.โ€ โ€”Napoleon Bonaparte
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To destroy memory means to dispossess an individual or a group of their main tool for giving sen...

To destroy memory means to dispossess an individual or a group of their main tool for giving sense to their present. Because human beings need to extract, from their past, the necessary answers for understanding their current state and acting in the building of their future." - Edgardo Civallero
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โ€œEconomic power is exercised by means of a positive, by offering men a reward, an incentive, a p...

โ€œEconomic power is exercised by means of a positive, by offering men a reward, an incentive, a payment, a value; political power is exercised by means of a negative, by the threat of punishment, injury, imprisonment, destruction. The businessmanโ€™s tool is values; the bureaucratโ€™s tool is fear"
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 18
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โ€œTragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a g...

โ€œTragedy is a tool for the living to gain wisdom, not a guide by which to live.โ€ - Robert F. Kennedy, Former Senator and Attorney General of the United States, March 18th, 1968.
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Do not wait; the time will never be โ€˜just right.โ€™ Start wh...

Do not wait; the time will never be โ€˜just right.โ€™ Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.โ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 18
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"The most important thing you can give your kids is empathy. It is the number...

"The most important thing you can give your kids is empathy. It is the number one tool in an artist's toolbox. You can't create art if you can't understand what someone else has been through and then to articulates it." Lin-Manuel Miranda
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 22
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Be scared anytime a dentist or a ...

Be scared anytime a dentist or a central banker says "I have additional tools to use" - former Fed employee
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 31
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I take no issues in faith, for faith is personal,...

I take no issues in faith, for faith is personal, deep and has meaning. I take issue in religion for it is a tool of division, judgement, and oppression.
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Religion is a tool of t...

Religion is a tool of the corrupt used to take advantage of the desperate. Me
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 24
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By 2100, our destiny is to become like the gods we once worshipped and feared. But our...

By 2100, our destiny is to become like the gods we once worshipped and feared. But our tools will not be magic wands and potions but the science of computers, nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, biotechnology, and most of all, the quantum theory. โ€• Michio Kaku
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 06
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"Who are we to question the motives of these gian...

"Who are we to question the motives of these giants of commerce whose whims rule the course of our nation." - John Kennedy Toole, A Confederacy of Dunces
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"I never was one of them money hungry foo...

"I never was one of them money hungry fools I'd rather have my fiddle and my farmin' tools Thank God I'm a country boy" John Denver
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Do not wait; the time will never be โ€˜just right.โ€™ Start w...

Do not wait; the time will never be โ€˜just right.โ€™ Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 23
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"Learn to swim, s...

"Learn to swim, see you down in Arizona Bay" - Tool, Aenima
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