Wise Quotes

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    Never confuse thoughtlessness with malice.

    Robert Charles Whitehead
     



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    Where’s evil? It’s that large part of every man that wants to hate without limit, that wants to hate with God on its side.

    Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
     



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    One major goal at a time is enough. If you try to do too many things at once, you’ll end up failing on several fronts. I try to focus on big decisions and eliminate trivialities. The other thing I believe in is delegation. You have to trust the talented people you hire to do their job and take responsibility.

    Duncan Bannatyne

     



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    Artists inevitably, whether they admit it or not, serve two masters, one artistic and the other practical; they work against two scales of value.

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    You want to run out in front, prepare to be tripped from behind.

    S.A. Sachs
     



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    If I were to have a motto it might be: how can I tell you what I think until I’ve heard what I’m going to say?

    Stephen Fry
     



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    In science, if you can’t explain what you’re doing to a non-scientist of reasonable intelligence, then you probably don’t really know yourself.

    James Lovelock
     



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    It may surprise you, but I am not strictly opposed to the spectacle of violence and crime. It all depends on what lessons you draw from it.

    The Dalai Lama
     



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    Impetuosity and audacity often achieve what ordinary means fail to achieve.

    Author Unknown
     



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    If you’re not a good cook, and I’m not, make an oven dish. They’re easy. I recommend a codfish casserole.

    David Byrne
     



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    Be as curious and respectful of other people as you can, be inventive about how to bring more excitement into your interactions- be out there.

    Susan Samuels-Drake, Quoted in The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die, John Izzo
     



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    How long do you listen to someone before your attention wanders? Someone told me 16 minutes. In this life, if you can’t explain yourself in 16 minutes you’re in a lot of trouble.

    Tony Bennett
     



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    We study hard in high school to get admitted to a top college to get into grad school to get a good job to get into the nursing home of our choice.

    Robert Sapolsky
     



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    I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them have never happened.

    Mark Twain
     



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    A lot of the art of living is about keeping in mind things that we theoretically know, but practically forget.

    Alain de Botton
     






               

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