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I can tell how intelligent a man is by how stupid he thinks I am.

Cormac McCarthy

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Never give people power over you until you know how to get rid of them.

Richard Holloway

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If you want to understand what an expanded consciousness looks like, all you have to do is have tea with a four-year-old.

Alison Gopnik

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¬†When you slip on a banana peel people laugh at you. But when you tell people you slipped on a banana peel, it’s your laugh.

Nora Ephron

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Knowledge comes from taking things apart: analysis. But wisdom comes from putting things together.

John A. Morrison

 

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Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.

Ralph Aldo Emerson

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You can cut all the flowers, but you cannot keep Spring from coming.

Pablo Neruda

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There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as moral indignation, which permits envy or hate to be acted out under the guise of virtue.
Erich Fromm

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I suppose true sexual equality will come when a general called Anthea is found having an unwise lunch with a young unreliable male model from Spain.

John Mortimer

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Common sense and a sense of humour are the same thing.

Clive James