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D.H. Lawrence quote – Money

"It cuts us off from life, from vitality, from the alive sun and the alive earth, as nothing can. Nothing, not even the most fanatical dogmas of an ironbound religion, can insulate us from the inrush of life and inspiration ...
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Source unknown – the real measure of your wealth

"The real measure of your wealth is how much you’d be worth if you lost all your money." - Source unknown ...
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Clement R. Attlee quote – Something Greater than materialism

"No social system in any country will bring us happiness, health, and prosperity unless it is inspired by something greater than materialism." - Clement R. Attlee ...
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David T. Bazelon quote – Money is a dream

"Money is a dream. It is a piece of paper on which is imprinted in invisible ink the dream of all the things it will buy, all the trinkets and all the power over others." - David T. Bazelon ...
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Albert Schweitzer quote – An extension of life around him

"A man who possesses a veneration of life will not simply say his prayers. He will throw himself into the battle to preserve life, if for no other reason than that he himself is an extension of life around him." ...
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Bill Hicks quote – The world is like a ride in an amusement park

"The world is like a ride in an amusement park. You think it’s real because that’s how powerful our minds are. The ride goes up and down, round and round; it has thrills and chills; it’s brightly colored, loud, and ...
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Baha’u’llah Quote – Loveth The Whole World

"It is not for him to pride himself who loveth his own country, but rather for him who loveth the whole world. The earth is but one country and mankind its citizens." - Baha'u'llah ...
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Andrea Noel Quote – Endless Quest

"I AM ON AN ENDLESS QUEST TO CULTIVATE COMPASSION WITH WISDOM, AND LOVE WITH TRUTH AND JUSTICE." - Andrea Noel ...
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Linda Blandford Quote – Reality of Justice

"Justice is a concept. Muscle is the reality." - Linda Blandford ...
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Bartlett’s Book of Anecdotes – “waldo, why are you not here?”

Henry Thoreau was languishing in jail after he had refused to pay the Massachusetts poll tax in 1843 [to protest the Mexican-American War], Ralph Waldo Emerson came to visit him and asked him why he was there. “Waldo, why are ...
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