Unnecessary Quotes

โ€œOne ought to avoid all unnecessary worry and exciting thoughts, and to cultivate a firm ...

โ€œOne ought to avoid all unnecessary worry and exciting thoughts, and to cultivate a firm tranquility of mind. Melancholy reflections will in no way influence fate, whereas one may weaken the constitution by the waste of energy while indulging in them.โ€ - George Hackenschmidt
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โ€œWhat is the ONE THING that I can do s...

โ€œWhat is the ONE THING that I can do such that by doing it, EVERYTHING ELSE will be easier or unnecessary.โ€ -Gary Keller
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The greater part of human pain is unnece...

The greater part of human pain is unnecessary. It is self-created as long as the unobserved mind runs your life. - Eckhart Tolle
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โ€œIt was deeply a part of Leeโ€™s kindness and understanding t...

โ€œIt was deeply a part of Leeโ€™s kindness and understanding that a mans right to kill himself is inviolable, but sometimes a friend can make it unnecessaryโ€ - John Steinbeck, Cannery Row
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โ€œPassive-Aggressive behavior consumes unnecessary time a...

โ€œPassive-Aggressive behavior consumes unnecessary time and resources. Say what you mean, let's resolve the issue, and move on to more productive tasks.โ€ โ€• Izey Victoria Odiase
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โ€œUntil we have begun to go without them, we fail to realize how unne...

โ€œUntil we have begun to go without them, we fail to realize how unnecessary many things are. We've been using them not because we needed them but because we had them.โ€ โ€•Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Letters from a Stoic
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โ€œWe live in an age when u...

โ€œWe live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.โ€ โ€•Oscar Wilde
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The most successful teache...

The most successful teachers strive to make themselves unnecessary. - Richard Lederer
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"Real wisdom is not the knowledge of everything, but the knowl...

"Real wisdom is not the knowledge of everything, but the knowledge of which things in life are necessary, which are less necessary, and which are completely unnecessary to know." - Leo Tolstoy
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โ€œFriendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like ...

โ€œFriendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.โ€ - C.S Lewis
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โ€œThere is no such thing as โ€˜awayโ€™. When we throw anything away it must go somewhere.โ€ - An...

โ€œThere is no such thing as โ€˜awayโ€™. When we throw anything away it must go somewhere.โ€ - Annie Leonard. A friendly reminder to avoid single-use plastics, unnecessary packaging and to try and reduce how much we throw out! We donโ€™t have time to wait, the time for change is now โค๏ธ
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"Every word is like an unn...

"Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness." โ€” Samuel Beckett
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"Suffering is not holding you. You are holding suffering. When you become good at the art of letti...

"Suffering is not holding you. You are holding suffering. When you become good at the art of letting sufferings go, then you'll come to realize how unnecessary it was for you to drag those burdens around with you. You'll see that no one else other than you was responsible. The truth is that existenc
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All of our technology is...

All of our technology is completely unnecessary to a happy life - Tom Hodgkinson
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"Suffering is necessary...

"Suffering is necessary until you realise it is unnecessary" ~ Eckhart Tolle
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"I no longer have the energy for meaningless friendships, forced interactions or unnecessary c...

"I no longer have the energy for meaningless friendships, forced interactions or unnecessary conversations. If we donโ€™t vibrate on the same frequency thereโ€™s just no reason for us to waste our time. Iโ€™d rather have no one and wait for substance than to not feel someone and fake the funk."
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"Every word is like an unn...

"Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness" - Samuel Beckett
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โ€œEvery word is like an unn...

โ€œEvery word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.โ€ - Samuel Beckett
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"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like ...

"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival." -C.S. Lewis
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Civilization is the limit...

Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities. Mark Twain
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We love that software costs near nothing to mass pr...

We love that software costs near nothing to mass produce but are therefore cursed with it having far more unnecessary parts than any other product --Ben Rayfield
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"When you wish to instruct, be brief; that men's minds take in quickl...

"When you wish to instruct, be brief; that men's minds take in quickly what you say, learn its lesson, and retain it faithfully. Every word that is unnecessary only pours over the side of a brimming mind." - Cicero
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"Most of life is ...

"Most of life is an unnecessary sequel." -Phillip Defranco
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"Suffering is necessary...

"Suffering is necessary until you realize it is unnecessary". -Eckhart Tolle
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By relieving the brain of all unnecessary work, a good notation...

By relieving the brain of all unnecessary work, a good notation sets it free to concentrate on more advanced problems, and in effect increases the mental power of the race.โ€”Alfred North Whitehead
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A committee is a group of the unw...

A committee is a group of the unwilling, chosen from the unfit, to do the unnecessary. - Richard Harkness
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Changes in life are not only possible and pred...

Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation. - Gail Sheehy
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I am only doing what I am capable of doing, since this is my only ability. And if this is the c...

I am only doing what I am capable of doing, since this is my only ability. And if this is the case, then my labour will not be any less or any more unnecessary than any other kind of work, as they are all based on the fact that the world exists and it will continue to exist. - Stanislaw Lem
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"A lot of people like snow. ...

"A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water." - Carl Reiner
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"Art is the elimin...

"Art is the elimination of the unnecessary." - Pablo Picasso
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"You should mention that to your previous sentence." - Jon Stewart, referring ...

"You should mention that to your previous sentence." - Jon Stewart, referring to Senator McCain's statement, "Senator Obama and his allies in Congress infused unnecessary partisanship into the process. Now is not the time to fix the blame."
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