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Doug Larson Quote – Clear Conscience

"A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience." - Doug Larson ...
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Virgilia Peterson Quote – Memory Must Be Selective

"I can understand that memory must be selective, else it would choke on the glut of experience. What I cannot understand is why it selects what it does." - Virgilia Peterson ...
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R. A. Salvatore Quote – How Many People

"How many people long for that “past, simpler, and better world,” I wonder, without ever recognizing the truth that perhaps it was they who were simpler and better, and not the world about them?" - R. A. Salvatore ...
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Albert Einstein Quote – I Should Have Become A Watchmaker

"The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking. . . . The solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker." - Albert ...
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Captain Robert Lewis Quote – My God, What Have We Done

"As the bomb fell over Hiroshima and exploded, we saw an entire city disappear.  I wrote in my log the words “My God, what have we done?"." - Captain Robert Lewis ...
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Angela Carter Quote – What terrible discipline it takes to live harmoniously

"What terrible discipline it takes to live harmoniously." - Angela Carter ...
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Marcus Aurelius quote – If it is not right

"If it is not right, do not do it; if it is not true, do not say it." - Marcus Aurelius ...
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Hawkeye Quote – I Will Not Carry A Gun

"I will not carry a gun. . . . I'll caryy your books, I'll carry a torch, I'll carry a tune, I'll carry on, carry over, carry forward, Cary Grant, cash and carry, carry me back to old Virginia, I'll ...
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Emile Henry Gauvreau quote – Strange Race of People

"I was part of that strange race of people aptly described as spending their lives doing things they detest to make money they don’t want to buy things they don’t need to impress people they dislike." - Emile Henry Gauvreau ...
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I.F. Stone quote – Somebody who believes as you do, wins

"The only kinds of fights worth fighting are those you’re going to lose, because somebody has to fight them and lose and lose and lose until someday, somebody who believes as you do, wins." - I.F. Stone ...
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