The Ideal World Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About The Ideal World

#1. Being a journalist seemed the ideal way of both having a job and experiencing the world, especially for anyone with a sense of adventure. - Author: Jackie Kennedy
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#2. The sad thing is, I was discovering that you almost have to make a joke of being good to strangers. Up and down the country, these people doing their good deeds were doubtless being seen as slightly eccentric, when in reality and in an ideal world they should be deemed the most normal people of all. - Author: Danny Wallace
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#3. A world government with powers adequate to guarantee security is not a remote ideal for the distant future. It is an urgent necessity if our civilization is to survive. - Author: Albert Einstein
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#4. In the actual world
the painful kingdom of time and place
dwell care, and canker, and fear. With thought, with the ideal, is immortal hilarity, the rose of joy. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#5. Before we can build a stable civilization worthy of humanity as a whole, it is necessary that each historical civilization should become conscious of its limitations and it's unworthiness to become the ideal civilization of the world. - Author: Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
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#6. We don't live in an ideal world, but in a world dominated by sinful, selfish desires. - Author: Billy Graham
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#7. In an ideal world, the intelligent investor would hold stocks only when they are cheap and sell them when they become overpriced, then duck into the bunker of bonds and cash until stocks again become cheap enough to buy. - Author: Benjamin Graham
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#8. The aim of the Revolution is, so far as the interests of China herself are concerned, the restoration of her original frontiers and, in regard to the rest of the world, a gradual advance of all nations from the stage of equality to that of an ideal unity. - Author: Chiang Kai-shek
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#9. In an ideal world, you might imagine that scientific papers were only cited by academics on the basis of their content. This might be true. But lots of other stuff can have an influence. - Author: Ben Goldacre
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#10. In an ideal world, no one would need a therapy. In this world, many people did but didn't get it for a variety of reasons. Liam believed some of them turned to the world of doms and subs. - Author: Jane Davitt
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#11. Hope is the virgin of the ideal world, who opens beaten to as in the midst of every tempest. - Author: Arsene Houssaye
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#12. We have an historic opportunity for a great global healing and renewal. If we will accept the challenge of nonviolent activism with faith, courage, and determination, we can bring this great vision of a world united in peace and harmony from a distant ideal into glowing reality. - Author: Coretta Scott King
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#13. Pacifism means letting the non-pacifists have control ... Pacifism will remain an ideal, war a fact. If the white races are resolved never to wage war again, the colored will act differently and become rulers of the world. - Author: Oswald Spengler
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#14. They (Medievalists) are soft, dreamy people who find life too hard for them here and get lost in an ideal world of the past that never really existed. - Author: Isaac Asimov
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#15. An ideal world in my own home ... I'm not yet sure why the prospect appalls me quite so much, but I do know somewhere in me that (he) is wrong, that a life without hatred is no life at all, that my children should be allowed to despise whom they like. Now there's a right worth fighting for ... - Author: Nick Hornby
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#16. It is wrong to have an ideal view of the world. That's where the mischief starts. That's where everything starts unravelling ... - Author: V.S. Naipaul
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#17. Masculine observers, if the birth-mark did not heighten their admiration, contented themselves with wishing it away, that the world might possess one living specimen of ideal loveliness, without the semblance of a flaw. - Author: Nathaniel Hawthorne
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#18. The ideal of brotherhood of man, the building of the Just City, is one that cannot be discarded without lifelong feelings of disappointment and loss. But, if we are to live in the real world, discard it we must. - Author: Kingsley Amis
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#19. My ideal world was the early days of Twitter, where everyone was curious about each other and everyone saw it as kind of a window into people's lives where we could be compassionate and curious and empathetic and we could tell each other secrets. - Author: Jon Ronson
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#20. God does not love some ideal person, but rather human beings just as we are, not some ideal world, but rather the real world. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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#21. Idealism is an ideal which is based on the idea of someone of the perfect world or the perfect life. An idealist fails to understand the limitation of his idea and believes that the real world can be converted into the world of his idea. - Author: Awdhesh Singh
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#22. Winter in Wisconsin is the ideal time to avoid someone because our garments grow ever larger, ever thicker, and we go about the frozen world insulated beneath knit caps and mittens, our feet clad in mukluks or boots. - Author: Nickolas Butler
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#23. Let me formulate the artistic disposition as follows: it is reacting with one's ideal to the flaw in oneself and in the world, and somehow making that reaction formation solid enough in the medium so that it indeed becomes an improved bit of real world for others. - Author: Paul Goodman
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#24. We do not have the ideal world, such as we would like, where morality is easy because cognition is easy. Where one can do right with no effort because he can detect the obvious. - Author: Philip K. Dick
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#25. The writer crafts their ideal world. In my world, everyone has really long conversations or just picks apart pop culture to death and everyone talks in monologue. - Author: Kevin Smith
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#26. In an ideal world, nobody's work would be just about the money. People could pursue excellence in what they do, take pride in achievement, and derive meaning from knowing that their work improved the lives of others. - Author: Barry Schwartz
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#27. In my ideal world, it would be a soulful connection to the role because you've shared a lot of the same experiences as the character and you just feel so right in it. That's the first thing I look for. - Author: Giles Matthey
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#28. In an ideal world, one populated by vegetarians and Esperanto speakers, derivatives would be used for one thing only: reducing levels of risk. The list of individual traders who have lost more than a billion dollars at a time betting on derivatives is not short. - Author: John Lanchester
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#29. Equality before the law is probably forever unattainable. It is a noble ideal, but it can never be realized, for what men value in this world is not rights but privileges. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#30. Creativity is a space for solitary longing, the desire to be elsewhere in space and time, to be in a new ideal world where life is as it should be. - Author: Chenjerai Hove
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#31. My ideal setting is I walk from the streets, backstage, and straight onto the stage. Two minutes, and I am on the stage. That way, in my head I have gone from my world and then into a social setting with my friends. - Author: Trevor Noah
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#32. We tend to take whatever's worked in our particular set of circumstances (big family, small family, AP, Ezzo, home school, public school) and project that upon everyone else in the world as the ideal. - Author: Rachel Held Evans
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#33. There are going to be times when you learn more about the world you're entering and feel defeated when you see the gap between the ideal and the reality ... But that's something we'll all face. The people that face those obstacles and overcome them are people whose dreams come true. - Author: Tsugumi Ohba
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#34. In an ideal world, both parties would desire to uphold the Constitution, - Author: Ben Carson
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#35. In an ideal world, we'd all transform ourselves into experts and make judgments based on extensive knowledge. Given that this will never happen, our next best option is to emulate the wisdom of Socrates: We become wiser when we acknowledge our ignorance. - Author: Joshua Greene
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#36. The United States is not so strong, the final triumph of the democratic ideal is not so inevitable that we can ignore what the world thinks of us or our record. - Author: Harry S. Truman
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#37. In an ideal world, pressure should come from below and from the top. - Author: Frank Gehry
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#38. The worst form of inequality, is the inequality of ideals A people united by the same ideal, irrespective of religion, social status, race, political preference or sexual, would have the strength to fight for a fairer country. - Author: Marcela Re Ribeiro
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#39. The right algorithm is to put off seeking funds for as long as physically possible. And in an ideal world, a startup would never have to seek funds at all. - Author: Guy Kawasaki
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#40. Christianity isn't moving people's lives today. What's moving people's lives is the stock market and the baseball scores. What are people excited about? It's a totally materialistic level that has taken over the world. There isn't even an ideal that anybody's fighting for. - Author: Joseph Campbell
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#41. It is this research into pure painting that is the problem at the present moment. I do not know any painters in Paris who are really searching for this ideal world. - Author: Robert Delaunay
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#42. In an ideal world, we would have been orphans. We felt like orphans and we felt deserving of the pity that orphans get, but embarrassingly enough, we had parents. - Author: Miranda July
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#43. America stands unique in the world: the only country not founded on race but on a way, an ideal. Not in spite of but because of our polyglot background, we have had all the strength in the world. That is the American way. - Author: Ronald Reagan
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#44. Because the world is radically new, the ideal encyclopedia should be radical, too. - Author: Charles Van Doren
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#45. The truth properly means the sum of all true propositions, what omniscience would assert, the whole ideal system of qualities andrelations which the world has exemplified or will exemplify. The truth is all things seen under the form of eternity. - Author: George Santayana
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#46. Even in the Western world, one cannot argue that the ideal has been achieved given the existence of issues like the integration, participation and representation of Muslim citizens, and occasional but lingering anti-Semitism. - Author: Recep Tayyip Erdogan
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#47. We must love stupid people better than ourselves; are they not the really unfortunate ones of this world? Do not people without taste and without ideal grow constantly weary, rejoicing in nothing, and being quite useless here below? - Author: George Sand
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#48. He had no ideal world of dead heroes; he knew little of the life of men in the past; he must find the beings to whom he could cling with loving admiration among those who came within speech of him. - Author: George Eliot
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#49. A third ideal that has made its way in the modern world is reliance on reason, especially reason disciplined and enriched by modern science. An eternal basis of human intercommunication is reason. - Author: Emily Greene Balch
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#50. The ideals of homo faber, the fabricator of the world, which are permanence, stability, and durability, have been sacrificed to abundance, the ideal of the animal laborans. - Author: Hannah Arendt
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#51. In an ideal world, it would not take a film star to get the media focused on mental illness. - Author: Alastair Campbell
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#52. In government-directed economies, the collective takes priority over the individual. The moral ideal is equal results. That approach could not be further removed from the real world. - Author: Paul Ryan
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#53. The Olympic Movement gives the world an ideal which reckons with the reality of life, and includes a possibility to guide this reality toward the great Olympic Idea. - Author: Pierre De Coubertin
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#54. I believe that ideal character in its perfection is potentially in every man who is born into the world. - Author: George Edward Woodberry
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#55. The world is bad but not without hope. It is only hopeless when you look at it from an ideal viewpoint. - Author: Friedrich Durrenmatt
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#56. In an ideal world, the amount of money we spend on medical research to prevent or cure a disease would be proportional to its seriousness and the number of people who suffer from it. - Author: Peter Singer
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#57. The prime ideal is a princess of the world of ideals. Her father is the prince 'Point' in the world of geometry. Her mother is the princess 'Prime Numbers' in the world of numbers. She inherits the purity from her parents. - Author: Kato
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#58. Antiessentialist thinking forces us to view the world differently. We must accept shadings and continua as fundamental. We lose criteria for judgment by comparison to some ideal: short people, retarded people, people of other beliefs, colors, and religions are people of full status. - Author: Stephen Jay Gould
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#59. Plato may have denied the existence of ideal forms in this world, but Plato never saw a Viking ship.
(Scientific American, February, 1998) - Author: John Hale
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#60. Poetry is my understanding with the world, my intimacy with things, my participation in what is real, my engagement with voices and images. This is why a poem speaks not of ideal life but of actual life: the angle of a window; the reverberation of streets, cities, rooms; shadows along a wall. - Author: Sophia De Mello Breyner Andresen
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#61. The ideal country in a flat world is the one with no natural resources, because countries with no natural resources tend to dig inside themselves. They try to tap the energy, entrepreneurship, creativity, and intelligence of their own people-men and women-rather than drill an oil well. - Author: Thomas L. Friedman
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#62. The world does not owe men a living, but business, if it is to fulfill its ideal, owes men an opportunity to earn a living. - Author: Owen D. Young
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#63. The greatest human ideal is the great cause of bringing together the thoughts of Europe and Asia; the great soul of India will topple our world. - Author: Romain Rolland
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#64. For pain is perhaps but a violent pleasure? Who could determine the point where pleasure becomes pain, where pain is still a pleasure? Is not the utmost brightness of the ideal world soothing to us, while the lightest shadows of the physical world annoy? - Author: Honore De Balzac
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#65. When Philosophy with its abstractions paints grey in grey, the freshness and life of youth has gone, the reconciliation is not a reconciliation in the actual, but in the ideal world. - Author: Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
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#66. The ideal of happiness has always taken material form in the house, whether cottage or castle; it stands for permanence and separation from the world. - Author: Simone De Beauvoir
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#67. Every poet ... finds himself born in the midst of prose. He has to struggle from the littleness and obstruction of an actual world into the freedom and infinitude of an ideal. - Author: Thomas Carlyle
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#68. In an ideal world people would know the words just for the show and then forget them right after. - Author: Thomas Mars
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#69. In an ideal world, the time English speakers devote to steeling themselves against, and complaining about, things like Billy and me, singular they, and impact as a verb would be better spent attending to genuine matters of graceful oral and written expression. - Author: John McWhorter
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#70. Unfortunately the necessity to promote a film sometimes works against it, in that you are forced to reveal information [about it] that in an ideal world you would hold back. - Author: Simon Pegg
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#71. Maybe it's not really lying if you barely know you're doing it. It should be true. It's the way it should be, in an ideal world. - Author: Harriet Lane
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#72. Ah! the best righteousness of our man-of-war world seems but an unrealized ideal, after all; and those maxims which, in the hope of bringing about a Millennium, we busily teach to the heathen, we Christians ourselves disregard. - Author: Herman Melville
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#73. A stream of ideal tendency embedded in the external structure of the world. - Author: William James
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#74. As we suggested near the beginning of this book, if morality represents an ideal world, then economics represents the actual world. - Author: Steven D. Levitt
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#75. We could say we want the Web to reflect a vision of the world where everything is done democratically. To do that, we get computers to talk with each other in such a way as to promote that ideal. - Author: Tim Berners-Lee
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#76. Responsibility for the creation of the good world in which the good life may be realized, which the frustrated ages of the past loaded upon the gods, is now being assumed by man. The ideal of this modern drift is the realization of the full joy in living. - Author: Eustace Haydon
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#77. In my ideal world, my next novel would have a first printing of, say, 2,500 hardcovers for reviewers, libraries, collectors, and autograph hounds. The publisher could print more copies if they get low. And simultaneously, or six weeks later, the book would be available in paperback. - Author: Christina Baker Kline
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#78. Archimedes was my ideal. I admired the works of artists, but to my mind, they were only shadows and semblances. The inventor, I thought, gives to the world creations which are palpable, which live and work. - Author: Nikola Tesla
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#79. To marry and have children is the ideal life for a woman. What career could ever be as fine? To give the world splendid men and women-isn't that the noblest thing a woman could possibly do? - Author: Jessie Willcox Smith
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#80. It was no accident that the beau ideal of his (John Adams') political philosophy was balance, since he projected onto the world the conflicting passions he felt inside himself and regarded government as the balancing mechanism that prevented those factions and furies from spending out of control. - Author: Joseph J. Ellis
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#81. Geniuses are disconcerting. Their comings and goings in the ideal world give one vertigo ... They have a telescope in one eye and a microscope in the other. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#82. If I could create an ideal world, it would be an England with the fire of the Elizabethans, the correct taste of the Georgians, and the refinement and pure ideals of the Victorians. - Author: H.P. Lovecraft
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#83. You cannot have qualifications without experience; and you cannot have experience without personal interest and bias. That may not be an ideal arrangement; but it is the way the world is built and we must make the best of it. p 242 - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#84. What do you want ?
It was a hard question, especially if I had to bat en down the sarcasm. I mean, there was the beauty pageant answer of world peace, although I'd probably have to render it in the beauty pageant spelling of world peas. - Author: Rachel Cohn
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#85. Unfortunately, by forcing more and more value off the books as the world economy turns into an information economy, the ideal of "free" information could erode economic interdependencies between nations. - Author: Jaron Lanier
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#86. All over the world, people want to know what kind of people Texans are, and I explain that Texans are America's ideal Americans. - Author: Phil Gramm
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#87. At the time of Woodstock, I was just 13, but I used to see these exotic hippy creatures and I did look on with envy. How could you not? In an ideal world, I would have loved to have been a hippy - but I might have been a bit strait-laced. It was my fantasy. - Author: Imelda Staunton
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#88. We believe that poverty does not belong in a civilized human society. It belongs in museums [ ... ] A poverty-free world might not be perfect, but it would be the best approximation of the ideal. - Author: Muhammad Yunus
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#89. My ideal world is, we're there, we're in the EU, trying to make it better. - Author: Boris Johnson
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#90. We talk about this concept of openness and transparency as the high-level ideal that we're moving towards at Facebook. The way that we get there is by empowering people to share and connect. The combination of those two things leads the world to become more open. - Author: Mark Zuckerberg
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#91. Of course we can always imagine more perfect conditions, how it should be ideally, how everyone should behave. But it is not our task to create an ideal. It's our task to see how it is, and to learn from the world as it is. For the awakening of the heart, conditions are always good enough. - Author: Ajahn Sumedho
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#92. The triumph of writing fiction is that by doing so, writers can build a more ideal world in themselves. - Author: Lauren Groff
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#93. In an ideal world, the voices that teach us language teach us self-respect, self-confidence, and self-esteem. Those same voices also form in us humility and gratitude, and as those voices inform our inner voices, they also pass on wisdom. - Author: Erwin Raphael McManus
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#94. So long as it remains out of touch with the rest of the world, an ideal society can be a viable society. - Author: Aldous Huxley
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#95. After reading about ten of those self-help books, I saw that they were leading nowhere. They have an immediate effect, but that effect stops as soon as I close the book. They're just words, describing an ideal world that doesn't exist, not even for the people who wrote them. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#96. As a girl, she had come to believe in the ideal man
the prince or knight of her childhood stories. In the real world, however, men like that simply didn't exist. - Author: Nicholas Sparks
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#97. In my ideal world there would be 99% unemployment for actors, and I would be the 1% that's employed. I hear about somebody getting a job at Starbucks and I get jealous. - Author: Hamish Linklater
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#98. There's really no way to be perfect. Perfectionism is a silly trait to have, so in a lot of ways that inspired the world of 'Divergent,' in which everyone is striving toward that ideal and falling short of it. - Author: Veronica Roth
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#99. It's hard if you start believing that you should be really that perfect fantasy ideal, that people start believing because of all of the retouching. You can delve into that fantasy world and play with it, but when you walk away, that's not you. - Author: Gemma Ward
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#100. The world is not ideal, and the only weapon we can give our children is information. Information which is not pretty, but honest. - Author: Cristina Saralegui
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