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'He who keeps his cool best wins.'


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'Government in the U.S. today is a senior partner in every business in the country.'


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'He who keeps his cool best wins.'


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'Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.'


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'The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives - the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.'


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'People are never more insecure than when they become obsessed with their fears at the expense of their dreams.'


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'It makes little difference how many university courses or degrees a person may own. If he cannot use words to move an idea from one point to another, his education is incomplete.'


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'The main failure of education is that it has not prepared people to comprehend matters concerning human destiny.'


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'The main failure of education is that it has not prepared people to comprehend matters concerning human destiny.'


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'My reason nourishes my faith and my faith my reason.'


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'A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas - a place where history comes to life.'


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'Life is an adventure in forgiveness.'


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'Government in the U.S. today is a senior partner in every business in the country.'


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'It makes little difference how many university courses or degrees a person may own. If he cannot use words to move an idea from one point to another, his education is incomplete.'


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'Man is not imprisoned by habit. Great changes in him can be wrought by crisis - once that crisis can be recognized and understood.'


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'It is reasonable to expect the doctor to recognize that science may not have all the answers to problems of health and healing.'


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'History is a vast early warning system.'


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'A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life.'


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'A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas - a place where history comes to life.'


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'The capacity for hope is the most significant fact of life. It provides human beings with a sense of destination and the energy to get started.'


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'The human body experiences a powerful gravitational pull in the direction of hope. That is why the patient's hopes are the physician's secret weapon. They are the hidden ingredients in any prescription.'


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'Hope is independent of the apparatus of logic.'


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'Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.'


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'The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives - the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.'


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'It is reasonable to expect the doctor to recognize that science may not have all the answers to problems of health and healing.'


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'The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives - the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.'


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'We will not have peace by afterthought.'


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'Respect for the fragility and importance of an individual life is still the mark of an educated man.'


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'The tragedy of life is in what dies inside a man while he lives - the death of genuine feeling, the death of inspired response, the awareness that makes it possible to feel the pain or the glory of other men in yourself.'


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'It is reasonable to expect the doctor to recognize that science may not have all the answers to problems of health and healing.'


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'Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.'

 

 

 

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