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Change Quotes 21-25

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Change Quotes

We live in a moment of history where change is so speeded up that we begin to see the present only when it is already disappearing.
R. D. Laing

Change in all things is sweet.
Aristotle

What we call progress is the exchange of one nuisance for another nuisance.
Henry Ellis

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
Carl Jung

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
Frederick Douglass

Religion Quotes 21-25

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Religion Quotes
I prayed for twenty years but received no answer until I prayed with my legs. 
Frederick Douglass 

Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning. 
Bill Gates 

Krishna children were taught that in the spiritual world there were no parents, only souls and hence this justified their being kept out of view from others, cloistered in separate buildings and sheltered from the evil material world. 
Mary Garden 

Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair. 
Gilbert K. Chesterton 

If I had been the Virgin Mary, I would have said "No." 
Margaret Smith

Power Quotes 101-105

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Power Quotes
Every crisis offers you extra desired power. 
William Moulton Marston 

Every man builds his world in his own image. He has the power to choose, but no power to escape the necessity of choice. 
Ayn Rand 

Moral power is probably best when it is not used. The less you use it the more you have. 
Andrew Young 

Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. 
Frederick Douglass 

There is something about inside information which seems to paralyse a man's reasoning powers. 
Bernard Baruch

Nature Quotes 86-90

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Nature Quotes
I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers. 
Claude Monet 

I remember a hundred lovely lakes, and recall the fragrant breath of pine and fir and cedar and poplar trees. The trail has strung upon it, as upon a thread of silk, opalescent dawns and saffron sunsets. 
Hamlin Garland 

I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down the street and run against the wind. 
Leo Buscaglia 

It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake. 
Frederick Douglass 

It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men's hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit. 
Robert Louis Stevenson

Men Quotes 86-90

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Men Quotes
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
Frederick Douglass 

Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
Charles de Gaulle 

Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
Democritus 

Either men will learn to live like brothers, or they will die like beasts.
Max Lerner 

Honor is simply the morality of superior men.
H. L. Mencken