[The Bible's "it's Better To Give Than Receive" Was Not The Raving Of A Lunatic. It Goes Back To A Recurring Theme That I've Found In Almost All My Experiments: Behaviour Shapes Your Thoughts. My Brain Sees Me Giving A Gift To Julie. My Brain Concludes I Must Really Love Her. I Love Her All The More. Which Means I'm Happier In My Relationship, If A Bit Poorer.]

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"Men should be judged not by their tint of skin, the gods they serve, the vintage they drink, nor by the way they fight, or love, or sin, but by the quality of the thought they think."

Clover Donovan Quotes

"I love you, Lance." He rattles the frame of the window and reaches out at me. I guess thats his way of saying "I love you too."."

Mother Jones Quotes

"I believe that no man who holds a leaders position should ever accept favors from either side. He is then committed to show favors. A leader must stand alone."

Hendrik Poinar Quotes

"I laughed when Steven Spielberg said that cloning extinct animals was inevitable. But Im not laughing anymore, at least about mammoths. This is going to happen. Its just a matter of working out the details."

Henry Becque Quotes

"Decisiveness is often the art of timely cruelty."

Aaron Freeman Quotes

"Everything in your life ends up in your act."

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"Theres really no point in having children if youre not going to be home enough to father them."

Arthur Balfour Quotes

"I never forgive, but I always forget."

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"Ia tampak begitu lembut, membuat semua orang yang berkata kasar padanya seperti berengsek kelas dunia."

John Angell James Quotes

"Every woman whether rich or poor, married or single, has a circle of influence within which, according to her character, she is exerting a certain amount of power for good or harm. Every woman, by her virtue or her vice, by her folly or her wisdom, by her levity or her dignity, is adding something to our national elevation or degradation. A community is not likely to be overthrown where woman fulfills her mission, for by the power of her noble heart over the hearts of others, she will raise that community from its ruins and restore it again to prosperity and joy."

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"... on the historical scale, the damages wrought by individual violence for selfish motives are insignificant compared to the holocausts resulting from self-transcending devotion to collectively shared belief-systems. It is derived from primitive identification instead of mature social integration; it entails the partial surrender of personal responsibility and produces the quasi-hypnotic phenomena of group-psychology." - Author: Arthur Koestler

Quotes About Lexicons

"We open our mouths and out flow words whose ancestries we do not even know. We are walking lexicons. In a single sentence of idle chatter we preserve Latin, Anglo-Saxon, Norse; we carry a museum inside our heads, each day we commemorate people of whom we have never heard. More than that, we speak volumes – our language is the language of everything we have read. Shakespeare and the Authorised Version surface in supermarkets, on buses, chatter on radio and television. I find this miraculous. I never cease to wonder at it. That words are more durable than anything, that they blow with the wind, hibernate and reawaken, shelter parasitic on the most unlikely hosts, survive and survive and survive." - Author: Penelope Lively

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