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1. "Acceptance is supposed to be a good thing - Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change. Also compromise, as every couples therapist will tell you. But the cost was high - the damping of expectation, the dwindling of spirit, the resignation that comes to replace enthusiasm, the cynicism that supplants hope. The mouldering that goes unnoticed and unchecked."
Author: A.S.A. Harrison
2. "As to what that exile and that longing for reunion meant, Rieux had no idea. But as he walked ahead, jostled on all sides, accosted now and then, and gradually made his way into less crowded streets, he was thinking it has no importance whether such things have or have not a meaning; all we need consider is the answer given to man's hope."
Author: Albert Camus
3. "Tenemos más cosas que decirnos, pero estamos aprendiendo a hablar. Juntos, salimos del bosque. Sin tocarnos. Todavía."
Author: Ally Condie
4. "The cure for Apple is not cost-cutting. The cure for Apple is to innovate its way out of its current predicament."
Author: Apple Inc.
5. "También ésta es la historia de mi vida, pensó, o parte de ella: buscar un taxi de madrugada, oliendo a mujer o a noche perdida, sin que una cosa contradiga la otra."
Author: Arturo Pérez Reverte
6. "Cuarenta y cinco años ensayando no son jamás heroicos ni literarios"
Author: Belén Gopegui
7. "The Universe operates on a basic principle of economics: everything has its cost. We pay to create our future, we pay for the mistakes of the past. We pay for every change we make . . . and we pay just as dearly if we refuse to change."
Author: Brian Herbert
8. "Sweetness was a sign that a plant was edible (most plants that are poisonous to humans taste bitter). Sweetness is also an indication that the plant is high in glucose, which meant that it would offer us lots of energy."
Author: Cameron Díaz
9. "The significance of our lives and our fragile planet is then determined only by our own wisdom and courage. We are the custodians of life's meaning. We long for a Parent to care for us, to forgive us our errors, to save us from our childish mistakes. But knowledge is preferable to ignorance. Better by far to embrace the hard truth than a reassuring fable. If we crave some cosmic purpose, then let us find ourselves a worthy goal."
Author: Carl Sagan
10. "I'm glad I was born when I was. My time was the golden age of variety. If I were starting out again now, maybe things would happen for me, but it certainly would not be on a variety show with 28 musicians, 12 dancers, two major guest stars, 50 costumes a week by Bob Mackie. The networks just wouldn't spend the money today."
Author: Carol Burnett
11. "When you strip it of everything else, Pentecost stands for power and life. That's what came into the church when the Holy Spirit came down on the day of Pentecost."
Author: David Wilkerson
12. "Cosa mi sta succedendo? Chi sto diventando? Mi sento doppia, come se una parte di me avesse iniziato a guardarmi, a osservare la mia vita."
Author: Fabio Volo
13. "Es chocante que lo que más temor inspira a los hombres sea aquello que les aparta de sus costumbres."
Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
14. "La ética -dijo- se imagina que los médicos somos de palo."
Author: Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
15. "Then the violet coffin moved again and went in feet first. And behold! The feet burst miraculously into streaming ribbons of garnet coloured lovely flame, smokeless and eager, like pentecostal tongues, and as the whole coffin passed in it sprang into flame all over; and my mother became that beautiful fire."
Author: George Bernard Shaw
16. "Good words are worth much, and cost little."
Author: George Herbert
17. "It lumbered slobberingly into sight and gropingly squeezed Its gelatinous green immensity through the black doorway into the tainted outside air of that poison city of madness. … The Thing cannot be described—there is no language for such abysms of shrieking and immemorial lunacy, such eldritch contradictions of all matter, force, and cosmic order."
Author: H.P. Lovecraft
18. "E che cos'altro è, infine, questo ideale della società moderna se non l'antico sogno del povero e dell'indigente, che può avere un fascino finchè rimane sogno, ma diventa il paradiso di un pazzo non appena è realizzato?"
Author: Hannah Arendt
19. "Siempre fue así y seguirá siéndolo: el tiempo y el mundo, el dinero y el poder, pertenecen a los pequeños y a los chatos. A los demás, a los seres humanos auténticos, no les pertenece nada. Excepto la muerte."
Author: Hermann Hesse
20. "In the days when I was ambitious I worked out a very pretty little plan for conquering the whole earth and rearranging things as they out to be; and when, in the end, everything became so good it almost began to be boring, then I was going to stuff my pockets with as much money as I could lay hands on and creep away, vanish in some cosmopolis and sit at a corner cafe and drink absinthe and enjoy seeing how everything went to the devil as soon as I wasn't on the scene any more."
Author: Hjalmar Söderberg
21. "Cuanto más despierto está un hombre ante las cosas que lo rodean, más dormido está; y su despertar es peor que su sueño."
Author: Idries Shah
22. "To give, and not to count the costto fight, and not to heed the wounds,to toil, and not to seek for rest,to labor, and not to ask for any reward,save that of knowing that we do thy will"
Author: Ignatius Of Loyola
23. "Possiamo ridurre le spese? Ritieni che ci sia qualche cosa di cui si possa fare a meno?". E, a onor del vero, Elizabeth, con l'ardore improvviso delle donne, si era messa seriamente a pensare a cosa sarebbe stato possibile fare, ed aveva suggerito di tagliare qualche inutile oblazione benefica e di evitare l'acquisto di nuovi arredi per il salotto. Successivamente, a queste due proposte, aveva aggiunto la felice trovata di non comprare il regalo che tutti gli anni portavano ad Anne tornando da Londra."
Author: Jane Austen
24. "Once we start deliberately messing with the climate systems, we could inadvertently shift rainfall patterns (climate models have shown that rainfall in the Amazon might be particularly vulnerable), causing collapse of ecosystems, drought, famine, and more."
Author: Jeff Goodell
25. "Debemos concentrarnos en el punto de partida: ofrecer a los más pobres del mundo bienes tan evidentes como las vacunas, antibióticos, los suplementos alimentarios, las variedades de semillas mejoradas, los fertilizantes, las carreteras, las perforaciones, las cañerías, los libros de textos y las enfermeras. esto no significa convertir a los pobres en seres dependientes de los regalos; es darle los insumos que compenses sus esfuerzos por mejorara su nivel de vida"."
Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs
26. "Health care comprises nearly 20 percent of our national economy, but outdated bureaucracy and red tape have stifled competition and raised costs. As a result, today more than 45 million are without any health coverage."
Author: John Shadegg
27. "It's funny. When we were alive we spent much of our time staring up at the cosmos and wondering what was out there. We were obsessed with the moon and whether we could one day visit it. The day we finally walked on it was celebrated worldwide as perhaps man's greatest achievement. But it was while we were there, gathering rocks from the moon's desolate landscape, that we looked up and caught a glimpse of just how incredible our own planet was. Its singular astonishing beauty. We called her Mother Earth. Because she gave birth to us, and then we sucked her dry."
Author: Jon Stewart
28. "Ho letto questi libri e posso raccontarti cosa dicono. Dicono: "L'impossibile non esiste."
Author: José Carlos Somoza
29. "There were no more choices, no more options, no more clever ways out of a tough situation. And the rush, I realized in a brutal wash of despair, is a false god I've chased my entire life. One that cost me everything in the blind search for sensation. My entire existence amounted to nothing."
Author: Kim Harrison
30. "Ma in nessuna delle sue fantasie avrebbe potuto immaginare di finire intrappolato in una realtà puramente mentale, con il mondo reale ridotto a una distesa di cenere e fumo sovrastata da nubi tossiche e gas. Uno sconfinato spazio di terra senza futuro, di acqua senza vita. Una silenziosa palla di roccia in orbita nel Sistema Solare, divenuta all'improvviso inospitale. La civiltà di Alex aveva percorso l'ultimo tratto del sentiero. Si era arresa alla Natura. Aveva obbedito impotente alle leggi del cosmo, spietate e uguali per tutti i possibili universi paralleli. Ma nelle pieghe dei ricordi, là dove tutto era già successo e il tempo non seguiva più un andamento lineare, continuava a echeggiare un rumore di fondo. Un flebile, piccolo e insignificante crepitio.L'eco lontana della speranza."
Author: Leonardo Patrignani
31. "Sometimes both your mind and thoughts are paying the cost of your stupid heart."
Author: M.F. Moonzajer
32. "Where do you find a stomach on a Thursday afternoon in Reno? "Chinatown?" suggests someone. "Costco?" "Butcher Boys." Tracy pulls his phone from a pocket. "Hello, I'm from the university" - the catchall preamble for unorthodox inquiries."
Author: Mary Roach
33. "–Soy inventor-depresivo.–¿Es decir…?–Invento cosas, pero si no funcionan tiendo a deprimirme. Así que, sisacamos la media, puede decirse que soy inventor-depresivo.–Hay que inventar más para deprimirse menos, querido amigo…–Si pudiera, inventaría todo el tiempo."
Author: Mathias Malzieu
34. "Precision, speed, unambiguity, knowledge of files, continuity, discretion, unity, strict subordination, reduction of friction and of material and personal costs - these are raised to the optimum point in the strictly bureaucratic administration."
Author: Max Weber
35. "If the heart of Africa remained elusive, my search for it had brought me closer to understanding myself and other human beings. The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned. It impels mighty ambitions and dangerous capers. We amass great fortunes at the cost of our souls, or risk our lives in drug dens from London's Soho, to San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury. We shout in Baptist churches, wear yarmulkes and wigs and argue even the tiniest points in the Torah, or worship the sun and refuse to kill cows for the starving. Hoping that by doing these things, home will find us acceptable or failing that, that we will forget our awful yearning for it."
Author: Maya Angelou
36. "Under this system, nonliving things, such as industries and products, are often valued more than living organisms, such as ecosystems and basic human health. The development of industry and commerce at the cost of life has crippled humankind, without exception to one's place in the social hierarchy."
Author: Natalia Rose
37. "In short, there are mysteries of science and of soul that will never be understood no matter how hard we measure, no matter how strongly we believe, no matter how deep our think tanks and how high our aspirations. But as anyone will tell you—for we all know this within our hearts—the impossible happens and grand cosmic mysteries are solved on a regular basis, although most of the time the solutions lead to even greater mysteries."
Author: Neal Shusterman
38. "Ano pong ibig sabihin nitong preventive detention? The meaning of preventive detention is Mr. Marcos thinks that next month, you will commit a crime, he can now order you arrested so you will not be able to commit your crime. Anong klaseng batas iyan? Iniisip mo pa lang eh nabilanggo ka na eh. Aba'y hayop kako itong batas na ito. Eh kung totoo ito, eh lahat ng lalaking diborsyado na nag-iisip pa lang magliligaw, patay na sa asawa."
Author: Ninoy Aquino
39. "If you look on the fungal genome as being soldier candidates protecting the U.S. as our host defense, not only for the ecosystem but for our population... we should be saving our old-growth forests as a matter of national defense."
Author: Paul Stamets
40. "You're that weird cat-eared cosplay-kid!"
Author: Peach Pit
41. "<> I was at the mall last night, walking around by myself, trying not to spend money, trying not to think about a delicious Cinnabon...and I found myself walking by the Baby Gap. I've never been in a Baby Gap. So, I decided to duck in. On a lark.<> Right. On a lark. I'm familiar with those.<> So...I'm larking through the Baby Gap, looking at tiny capri pants and sweaters that cost more than...I don't know, more than they should. And I get totally sucked in by this ridiculous, tiny fur coat. The kind of coat a baby might need to go to the ballet. In Moscow. In 1918. To match her tiny pearls."
Author: Rainbow Rowell
42. "But Homer's words are as costly and admirable to Homer, as Agamemnon's victories are to Agamemnon"
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
43. "In most of our human relationships, we spend much of our time reassuring one another that our costumes of identity are on straight."
Author: Ram Dass
44. "It was the price of survival. The cost of his people's last, desperate gamble:To rid his new home of humanity, he had to become human. And being human, he had to overcome his humanity."
Author: Rick Yancey
45. "I was going to have cosmetic surgery until I noticed that the doctor's office was full of portraits by Picasso."
Author: Rita Rudner
46. "A mí me ha tocado no estar contigo; no tengo miradas para encontrarteni hay cosa en que pueda reconocerte."
Author: Rubén Bonifaz Nuño
47. "Incluso la peor de las situaciones, si en tal nos hallamos, se descompone en elementos simples entre los cuales habrá algunos a los que asirse, como las ramas de un arbusto que creciese en la costa, para oponer resistencia a los remolinos que nos tiran hacia el fondo. Esa grieta, ese islote y esa rama nos mantienen en la superficie de la existencia."
Author: Ryszard Kapuściński
48. "Values heavily influence the practice of health habits. For example, exercise for women may be considered desirable in one culture but undesirable in another.(Donovan, Jessor, Costa, 1991) As a result, patterns among women will differe greatly between two cultures."
Author: Shelley E. Taylor
49. "When a girl leaves her home at eighteen, she does one of two things. Either she falls into saving hands and becomes better, or she rapidly assumes the cosmopolitan standard of virtue and becomes worse"
Author: Theodore Dreiser
50. "Deus fez-nos cheios de buracos na alma e o nosso dever é tapá-los todos para navegar. O homem é um bêbedo sempre encostado à parede ou uma criança a fazer tem-tem. Toda a grandeza é um investimento em nós próprios e é por isso que os grandes têm uma grande solidão."
Author: Vergílio Ferreira

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The toughest fucking moments in life are the ones where the whole world is a big, fat unkown, where chance has more power to change your fate than you do. It's then that you're gonna want me, Sali, because me, I'm a sure thing."
Author: C.M. Stunich

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