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Friendship Quotes 11-15

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Friendship Quotes

Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
Albert Camus

Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.
Shirley MacLaine

Friends and good manners will carry you where money won’t go.
Margaret Walker

Friends are born, not made.
Henry B. Adams

Friendship and money: oil and water.
Mario Puzo

Experience Quotes 16-20

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Experience Quotes


All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

All experience is an arch, to build upon.
Henry B. Adams

Deep experience is never peaceful.
Henry James

Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don’t.
Pete Seeger

Every moment is an experience.
Jake Roberts

Travel Quotes 11-15

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Travel Quotes

Why, I’d like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.

You define a good flight by negatives: you didn’t get hijacked, you didn’t crash, you didn’t throw up, you weren’t late, you weren’t nauseated by the food. So you are grateful.
Paul Theroux

Airplane travel is nature’s way of making you look like your passport photo.
Al Gore

Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.
Miriam Beard

Everyone carries his own inch rule of taste, and amuses himself by applying it, triumphantly, wherever he travels.
Henry B. Adams

Science Quotes 21-25

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Science Quotes
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts. 
Henry B. Adams 

Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge. 
Carl Sagan 

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition. 
Adam Smith 

Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow's speed. 
Howard Nemerov 

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former. 
Albert Einstein 

Politics Quotes 31-35

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Politics Quotes
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives. 
John Stuart Mill 

A free America... means just this: individual freedom for all, rich or poor, or else this system of government we call democracy is only an expedient to enslave man to the machine and make him like it. 
Frank Lloyd Wright 

A healthy democracy requires a decent society; it requires that we are honorable, generous, tolerant and respectful. 
Charles W. Pickering 

A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader. 
Harry S. Truman  

He too serves a certain purpose who only stands and cheers. 
Henry B. Adams