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  33d
“The problem with Socialism is, eventually you run out of other people's money" -Margaret Thatcher
  32d
“It is better to have your head in the clouds, and know where you are... than to breathe the clearer atmosphere below them, and think that you are in paradise.” ― Henry David Thoreau
  26d
“I am not sure that I exist, actually. I am all the writers that I have read, all the people that I have met, all the women that I have loved; all the cities I have visited.”
  26d
― Jorge Luis Borges
  25d
“All things change in a dynamic environment. Your effort to remain what you are is what limits you.” -Puppet Master, Ghost in the Shell
  25d
"We are only temporary custodians of the particles we are made of" -Stephen Hawking
  23d
"The others merely adopted the boredom. He was born in it. Molded by it. He hadn't known a competent teacher until he was already a man; by then he felt nothing but apathy." Law Of Averages
  21d
“A man is involved in life, leaves his impress on it, an outside of that there is nothing. To be sure this may seem a harsh thought to someone whose life hasn’t been a success. But, on
  21d
the other hand, it prompts people to understand that reality alone is what counts, that dreams, expectations, and hopes warrant no more than to define a man as a disappointed
  21d
dream, as miscarried hopes, as vain expectations.” - Jean-Paul Sartre
  21d
"If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it" & "The best way to predict the future is to create it." - Peter Drucker
  20d
"The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt controlled, lest Rome become bankrupt.” Marcus Cicero, 55 BC
  20d
“People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance, and the assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed, lest Rome become bankrupt." Marcus Cicero, 55 BC
  19d
“To give us room to explore the varieties of mind and body into which our genome can evolve, one planet is not enough.” FREEMAN DYSON
  17d
“Maturity, one discovers, has everything to do with the acceptance of ‘not knowing.” ― Mark Z. Danielewski, House of Leaves
  17d
"Figure out what works and do it" - lee kuan yew
  16d
"Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere" - Carl Sagan
  15d
"Rules are for the guidance of the wise and obedience of fools" - Solon, Greek Lawmaker c. 630 – c. 560 BC)
  15d
"Rules are for the guidance of the wise and the blind obedience of fools." Solon, Athenian Lawmaker c. 630 - c.560 BC
  10d
"Everybody has a currency. If you want to create change, you have to identify somebody’s currency. Then, you can motivate them." - DrPhil
  10d
"The only thing worse than being in a bad relationship for a year is being in a bad relationship for a year and one day." - Dr. Phil
  9d
“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change.”
  8d
"What I hear I may forget.
What I see I may remember,
But what I do I will know."
-Proverb
  6d
“The original is unfaithful to the translation.” ― Jorge Luis Borges
  1d
"Saying yes to something is often saying no to another." - Perspective
  18h
“Normality is a paved road: It's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow on it.” ― Vincent van Gogh