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Equality Quotes 56-60

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Equality Quotes

To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.
Golda Meir

To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.
William Faulkner

These men ask for just the same thing, fairness, and fairness only. This, so far as in my power, they, and all others, shall have.
Abraham Lincoln

Real equality is immensely difficult to achieve, it needs continual revision and monitoring of distributions. And it does not provide buffers between members, so they are continually colliding or frustrating each other.
Mary Douglas

Stewardesses are still paid so little that in many cases, new hires qualify for food stamps.
Patricia Ireland

Dreams Quotes 56-60

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Dreams Quotes
Great dreams of great dreamers are always transcended.
Abdul Kalam

He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher… or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Douglas Adams

All the things one has forgotten scream for help in dreams.
Elias Canetti

Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
Edgar Allan Poe

All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.
William Faulkner

Art Quotes 41-45

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Art Quotes

That’s the motivation of an artist – to seek attention of some kind.
James Taylor

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Aristotle

The aim of every artist is to arrest motion, which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed so that a hundred years later, when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life.
William Faulkner

The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
Walt Whitman

The artist belongs to his work, not the work to the artist.
Novalis

Work Quotes 66-70

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Work Quotes

It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.
Pablo Picasso

It’s a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work. He can’t eat for eight hours; he can’t drink for eight hours; he can’t make love for eight hours. The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work.
William Faulkner

A man’s work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Albert Camus

After two weeks of working on a project, you know whether it will work or not.
Bill Budge

Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.
Pablo Picasso

Wisdom Quotes 71-75

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Wisdom Quotes

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Henry Ford

Of prosperity mortals can never have enough.
Aeschylus

Patience is the companion of wisdom.
Saint Augustine

The end of wisdom is to dream high enough to lose the dream in the seeking of it.
William Faulkner

The future has already arrived. It’s just not evenly distributed yet.
William Gibson