Which Quotes

โ€œAuschwitz did not fall suddenly from the skies. It was all those tiny steps until...

โ€œAuschwitz did not fall suddenly from the skies. It was all those tiny steps until what happened here behind me happened. This happened. Which means that it may happen again. Which means that it may happen anywhereโ€ - Marian Turski, Holocaust survivor.
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"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone...

"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking". - Steve Jobs
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โ€œWe come from an inconceivable nothingness. We stay a while ...

โ€œWe come from an inconceivable nothingness. We stay a while in something which seems equally inconceivable, only to vanish again into the inconceivable nothingness.โ€ โ€” Peter Wessel Zapffe
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"One of the real ways in which I have gott...

"One of the real ways in which I have gotten smarter is I don't think I'm that much smarter than other people" - David Foster Wallace
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"The worst pandemic in modern history was the Spanish flu of ...

"The worst pandemic in modern history was the Spanish flu of 1918, which killed tens of millions of people. Today, with how interconnected the world is, it would spread faster." -Bill Gates
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The brain, knowing that a person can't live forever in this world, rationaliz...

The brain, knowing that a person can't live forever in this world, rationalizes a future, or other-dimensional, world in which immortality is possible. In other words, religion is the earliest form of science fiction. ...Philip Jose Farmer
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โ€œWhen faced with two choices, flip a coin. W...

โ€œWhen faced with two choices, flip a coin. When itโ€™s in the air, youโ€™ll know which side youโ€™re hoping for.โ€ - Arnold โ€œThe Brainโ€ Rothstein
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"Patience and perseverance have a magi...

"Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. " -John Adams
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โ€œThat which can be de...

โ€œThat which can be destroyed by the truth should be.โ€ - P. C. Hodgell
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I asked a wise man, โ€œTell me sir, in which field could I make a great...

I asked a wise man, โ€œTell me sir, in which field could I make a great career?โ€ He said with a smile, โ€œBe a good human being. There is a huge opportunity in this area And very little competition.โ€ --Jalal ud Din Rumi
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Sadness comes and goes like waves. D...

Sadness comes and goes like waves. Depression is like a tsunami of sadness which can take up years of happiness. -Me
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To live is not to breathe but to act. It is to make use of our ...

To live is not to breathe but to act. It is to make use of our organs, our senses, our faculties, of all the parts of ourselves which give us the sentiment of our existence. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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โ€œEvery miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resou...

โ€œEvery miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.โ€ - Arthur Schopenhauer
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"After silence, that which come...

"After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music." ~ Aldous Huxley
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It is our mental attitude which makes the world what it is fo...

It is our mental attitude which makes the world what it is for us. Our thoughts make things beautiful, our thoughts make things ugly. The whole world is in our own minds. โ€”Swami Vivekananda
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"Keep your friends rich and your enemies ...

"Keep your friends rich and your enemies rich, and wait to find out which is which!" - Attributed to Tony Stark, quoted by Ultron
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"Watch the too indignantly righteous. Before long yo...

"Watch the too indignantly righteous. Before long you will find them committing or condoning the very offence which they have so fiercely censured." - Sri Aurobindo
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โ€œI ask not for any crown but that which...

โ€œI ask not for any crown but that which all may win; Nor try to conquer any world except the one within.โ€ โ€• Louisa May Alcott
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"It is impossible to live without failing at something, unl...

"It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default." - J. K. Rowling
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"He attacked everything in life with a mix of extra...

"He attacked everything in life with a mix of extraordinary genius and naive incompetence, and it was often difficult to tell which was which." โ€” Douglas Adams
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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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"dream is not that which you...

"dream is not that which you see while sleeping it is something that does not let you sleep"
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They slipped briskly into an...

They slipped briskly into an intimacy from which they never recovered - F. Scott Fitzgerald
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โ€œReality is that which, whe...

โ€œReality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.โ€ โ€• Philip K. Dick
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No country can be called free which is governed by an absolute power; and ...

No country can be called free which is governed by an absolute power; and it matters not whether it be an absolute royal power or an absolute legislative power, as the consequences will be the same to the people. ...Thomas Paine
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We share feeling...

We share feelings in tears for which there are no words.
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"Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to f...

"Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself -nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance." - FDR
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โ€œThat which we need the mo...

โ€œThat which we need the most will be found where we least want to look.โ€ ~ Carl Jung
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"Any one may so arrange his affairs that his taxes shall be as low as possib...

"Any one may so arrange his affairs that his taxes shall be as low as possible; he is not bound to choose that pattern which will best pay the Treasury; there is not even a patriotic duty to increase one's taxes." - Judge Learned Hand
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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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"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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Which quote i...

Which quote is famous but you donโ€™t like it?!
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โ€œGenius is madness, for those who don't see it. Art is di...

โ€œGenius is madness, for those who don't see it. Art is divine and vice versa. Especially for artists which express what comes from inside, turning the unconscious to conscious.โ€
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โ€œNo man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physi...

โ€œNo man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training. It is a shame for a man to grow old without seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable.โ€ - Socrates
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Marriage is an attempt to solve probl...

Marriage is an attempt to solve problems together which you didn't even have when you were on your own. ...Eddie Cantor
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"Behavior is the mirror in w...

"Behavior is the mirror in which everyone shows their image." --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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"There is no expedient to which...

"There is no expedient to which a man will not go to avoid the labor of thinking." โ€” Thomas A. Edison
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Peace, which costs nothing, is attended...

Peace, which costs nothing, is attended with infinitely more advantage than any victory with all its expence. ...Thomas Paine
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โ€œA system of morality which is based on relative emotion...

โ€œA system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.โ€ - Socrates
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โ€œBy three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflectio...

โ€œBy three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.โ€ - Confucius
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โ€œThe apocalypse is not something which is coming. The apocalypse has arrived in major porti...

โ€œThe apocalypse is not something which is coming. The apocalypse has arrived in major portions of the planet and itโ€™s only because we live within a bubble of incredible privilege and social insulation that we still have the luxury of anticipating the apocalypse.โ€ โ€• Terence McKenna
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Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind...

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye. ...Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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People tend to assess the relative importance of issues by the e...

People tend to assess the relative importance of issues by the ease with which they are retrieved from memoryโ€”and this is largely determined by the extent of coverage in the media. - Daniel Kahneman
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"We know enough to make up lies which are...

"We know enough to make up lies which are convincing, but we also have the skill, when we've a mind, to speak the truth." - Hesiod
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Anger is an acid that can do more harm t...

Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured. - Mark Twain
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โ€œWhen someone or something closes in your life just keep in mind ...

โ€œWhen someone or something closes in your life just keep in mind that during the course of life you might find the key to what closed which may well reopen your missing happiness once againโ€-Hassan Patel
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"That which can be destro...

"That which can be destroyed by the truth should be." -Patricia Christine Hodgell
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"I was not always the best student with the highest grades, but my teachers saw something ...

"I was not always the best student with the highest grades, but my teachers saw something in me and tried to encourage me." - Nobel Laureate May-Britt Moser. This girl would grow up to uncover one of the brain's biggest mysteries: grid cells, which act as the brain's inner GPS.
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โ€œA man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture e...

โ€œA man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful which God has implanted in the human soul.โ€ - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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There is no art which one government soone...

There is no art which one government sooner learns of another than that of draining money from the pockets of the people. - Adam Smith
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I wonder which is best, Professor... to cut aw...

I wonder which is best, Professor... to cut away that which is unacceptable, or to find a way to accept it anyway.โ€ - Dimitri Alexandre Blaiddyd
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The mountain is high, the valley is low, and you're confused on which way to go. So I'v...

The mountain is high, the valley is low, and you're confused on which way to go. So I've come here to give you a hand, and lead you into the promised land. So, come on and take a free ride, come on and sit here by my side, come on and take a free ride! ...Edgar Winter
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It don't care whether I'm good enough. It don't care whether I snore or ...

It don't care whether I'm good enough. It don't care whether I snore or not. It don't care which God I pray to. There are only three things with that kind of unconditional acceptance: Dogs, donuts, and money. ...Danny DeVito
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"To see a man fearless in dangers, untainted with lusts, happy in adversity, composed in a tumult,...

"To see a man fearless in dangers, untainted with lusts, happy in adversity, composed in a tumult, and laughing at all those things which are generally either coveted or feared, all men must acknowledge that this can be from nothing else but a beam of divinity that influences a mortal body." -Seneca
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"Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, ...

"Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children." --Khalil Gibran
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All planned intentions have inbuilt expiry dates marking the ...

All planned intentions have inbuilt expiry dates marking the point at which its architect was unable to foresee beyond, and heralding the point at which implosion commences - Rudolf P Belmar
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Materialism leads us to lose awareness of our inner life, Which is ...

Materialism leads us to lose awareness of our inner life, Which is bad enough; But to be hypnotized by our own feelings and sensations and forget about others and the world around us is worse. -The Upanishads
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โ€œAs a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I k...

โ€œAs a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I know things and must hint at things which others apparently know nothing of, and for the most part do not want to know.โ€ - Carl Gustav Jung
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โ€œWhen one door closes, another opens; but we often look so...

โ€œWhen one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.โ€ - Alexander Graham Bell
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โ€œIt is a big and beautiful world. Most of us live...

โ€œIt is a big and beautiful world. Most of us live and die merely in the corner of it in which we are born. I donโ€™t want to be most of us.โ€ ~ Oberyn Martell
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"If you saw two guys named Hambone and Flippy, which one w...

"If you saw two guys named Hambone and Flippy, which one would you think liked dolphins the most? "I'd say Flippy, wouldn't you? You'd be wrong, though. It's Hambone." -Jack Handey
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It is not morbidity which draws crowds to scenes of disaster or unusual joy. It is the...

It is not morbidity which draws crowds to scenes of disaster or unusual joy. It is the desire to participate in a moment when life breaks through to some higher level of intensity so that one's own life might take fire from that sudden spurted flame. ...Maya Deren
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"Consult your friend on all things, especially on those...

"Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgement." -Seneca
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"We shall soon be in a world in which a man may be howled down for saying that two and two...

"We shall soon be in a world in which a man may be howled down for saying that two and two make four, in which people will persecute the heresy of calling a triangle a three-sided figure, and hang a man for maddening a mob with the news that grass is green." - G.K. Chesterton
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โ€œExactly patriotic. My country, right or wrong. Which means nothing, ...

โ€œExactly patriotic. My country, right or wrong. Which means nothing, unless you admit your country is wrong sometimes. Loving a country that was right all the time would be common sense, not patriotismโ€ - Lee Child
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"Greed is a bottomless pit, which exhausts the ...

"Greed is a bottomless pit, which exhausts the person in the unceasing effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction." --Erich Fromm
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โ€˜Laws are spider webs through whi...

โ€˜Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.โ€™ -Honore de Balzac
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โ€œThe idea that the future is unpredictabl...

โ€œThe idea that the future is unpredictable is undermined every day by the ease with which the past is explained.โ€ โ€• Daniel Kahneman
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โ€œWhen The Roads Of Life Are Tight Always Remember That Sometimes Gettin...

โ€œWhen The Roads Of Life Are Tight Always Remember That Sometimes Getting Through A Tight Road You Might Turn On A Wide Open Road Which May Infact Like The Road Open Your Life Wide Open To New Opportunitiesโ€-Hassan Patel
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"Most people confuse the Now with what happens in the Now, but that's not what it is. The Now is...

"Most people confuse the Now with what happens in the Now, but that's not what it is. The Now is deeper than what happens in it. It is the space in which it happens. So do not confuse the content of this moment with the Now. The Now is deeper than any content that arises in it." โ€” Eckhart Tolle
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"Anger is an acid that can do more harm t...

"Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured." - Mark Twain
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โ€œWhen people attempt to rebel against the iron logic of Nature, they come into c...

โ€œWhen people attempt to rebel against the iron logic of Nature, they come into conflict with the very same principles to which they owe their existence as human beings. Their actions against Nature must lead to their own downfall.โ€ โ€” Greta Thunberg
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"A Prince, whose character is thus marked by ever...

"A Prince, whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people." - Declaration of Independence
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"The more you like yourself, the...

"The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique." - Walt Disney
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"The most brilliant scientific discoveries will in time change and perhaps...

"The most brilliant scientific discoveries will in time change and perhaps grow obsolete as new scientific manifestations emerge. But art is eternal, for it reveals the inner landscape, which is the soul of man." - Martha Graham
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โ€œThe human race tends to remember the abuses to which it...

โ€œThe human race tends to remember the abuses to which it has been subjected rather than the endearments. What's left of kisses? Wounds, however, leave scars.โ€ - Bertolt Brecht
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โ€œjizya is a islamic term wh...

โ€œjizya is a islamic term which translates to asking non belivers for protection money?โ€
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Decorum -- that bug-bear which deters so...

Decorum -- that bug-bear which deters so many from bliss until the opportunity for bliss has forever gone by. ...Edgar Allan Poe
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"The illegality of cannabis is outrageous, an impediment to full utilization o...

"The illegality of cannabis is outrageous, an impediment to full utilization of a drug which helps produce the serenity and insight, sensitivity and fellowship so desperately needed in this increasingly mad and dangerous world." -- Carl Sagan
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โ€œIn this crazy world, full of change and chaos, ...

โ€œIn this crazy world, full of change and chaos, there is one thing of which I am certain, one thing which does not change: my love for you.โ€ โ€“ Unknown
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"...Mr. President, we and you ought not now to pull on the ends of the...

"...Mr. President, we and you ought not now to pull on the ends of the rope in which you have tied the knot of war, because the more the two of us pull, the tighter that knot will be tied." - Chairman Nikita Khrushchev
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โ€œA man is rich in proportion to th...

โ€œA man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.โ€ โ€• Henry David Thoreau
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