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What quotes move you?

"An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied." Arnold Glasow

I love quotes because they are a short synopsis of a transcending idea that can quickly be spread amongst friends.

I'd like to know some of your favorite quotes and where did you find them.

Here are some of mine:

In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia-Henry Ward Beecher

Death will kill you once, but fear will kill you over and over again-Marcus Allen

Entrepreneur - individuals who seek neither advice nor approval from anyone or anything but their own vision of what their enterprise could one day become. - Mark Henricks

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    May 8 2011: A random selection of some of my favorite quotes:

    “It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book.” f.n.

    “I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it” m.w.

    i'll love you, dear, i'll love you till china and africa meet and the river jumps over the mountain and the salmon sing in the street." w.h.a.

    “I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to to dance better than myself.” m.b.

    “Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed” t.m.

    “I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that I don't know the answer” d.a.

    “The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.” - albert(o) camus

    “champions do not become champions when they win the event, but in the hours, weeks, months and years they spend preparing for it. the victorious performance itself is merely the demonstration of their championship character” - t.a.a.

    “If you've chosen egocentricity for your career path than you've chosen to live with the illusion that your surroundings will serve you continuously.” m.d.

    “You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him discover it in himself.” g.g.

    "we need, in love, to practice only this: letting each other go. for holding on comes easily; we do not need to learn it." r.m.r.

    "once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit." e.e.c.

    "i have never let my schooling interfere with my education." - m. t.

    “he lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they dare not realise.” o.w.

    "ambition makes more trusty slaves than need." b.j.

    "Spend the years of learning squandering / Courage for the years of wandering / Through a world politely turning / From the loutishness of learning." - s.b.

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