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#1. All of us must come to an honest, open self-examination, an awareness within as to who and what we want to be. - Author: M. Russell Ballard
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#2. If an opinion contrary to your own makes you angry, that is a sign that you are subconsciously aware of having no good reason for thinking as you do. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#3. There's a Bible on that shelf there. But I keep it next to Voltaire - poison and antidote. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#4. The West is dead ... you may lose a sweetheart but you won't forget her. - Author: Charles Marion Russell
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#5. Meditation transports one from the transient world of matter to the real world of dreamings, visions, and imaginings where idea is and concepts are born. - Author: Walter Russell
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#6. The man who has fed the chicken every day throughout its life at last wrings its neck instead, showing that more refined views as to the uniformity of nature would have been useful to the chicken. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#7. Live today--tomorrow is where it belongs. - Author: L.C. Russell
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#8. I was second in line of defence, behind Myrna Loy. - Author: Rosalind Russell
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#9. I cannot escape from the conclusion that the great ages of progress have depended upon a small number of individuals of transcendent ability. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#10. A proverb is one man's wit and all men's wisdom. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#11. The kingdom of God ought to reshape our vision of what matters and who matters, - Author: Russell D. Moore
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#12. The most important measure of how good a game I played was how much better I'd made my teammates play. - Author: Bill Russell
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#13. The Lord's way is the only way for us to experience enduring happiness. His way brings sustained comfort to our souls and perennial peace to our homes. - Author: Russell M. Nelson
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#14. Tilth is something every farmer can recognize but no scientist can measure. - Author: Walter Russell
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#15. Labels cloud our vision and distract us from seeing how much we have in common with one another. - Author: Russell Simmons
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#16. No more crying. Tears only cause destructive
floods. When you are sad, you build a boat. - Author: Katherine Russell
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#17. Unless one is taught what to do with success after getting it, achievement of it must inevitably leave him prey to boredom. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#18. Our students didn't used to come from such damaged families," Louis mused. "It's true what they say. This country really is coming apart at the seams. - Author: Paul Russell
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#19. Verona has long haunted the English imagination. - Author: Francis Russell
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#20. Speaking psycho-analytically, it may be laid down that any "great ideal" which people mention with awe is really an excuse for inflicting pain on their enemies. Good wine needs no bush, and good morals need no bated breath. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#21. An idea is an eye given by God for the seeing of God. Some of these eyes we cannot bear to look out of; we blind them as quickly as possible. - Author: Russell Hoban
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#22. I have been very interested in the number of kids who have read the Sherlock Holmes books after reading the Mary Russell books. That's great. That's more or less how I rediscovered the Holmes books. - Author: Laurie R. King
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#23. I am indeed completely nuts, but that doesn't mean I don't care about how I look. Sometimes, I admit, I will privilege appearance over comfort. - Author: Russell Smith
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#24. Jesus Christ can help us fix anything that needs fixing in our lives. - Author: M. Russell Ballard
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#25. Religion and Science are two aspects of social life, of which the former has been important as far back as we know anything of man - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#26. As a child I had wanted to become an automobile, but then I grew up to be thirty years old. - Author: Russell Edson
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#27. Law in origin was merely a codification of the power of dominant groups, and did not aim at anything that to a modern man would appear to be justice - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#28. You don't even need a computer plugged into the back of your head to be hopelessly dependent on the system. - Author: Russell Eric Dobda
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#29. They dashed on towards that thin red line tipped with steel. - Author: William Howard Russell
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#30. It is a scholar's task to find patterns in nature or cycles in history. Initially, it's no different from finding portraits of animals and heroes in the stars. The question is, Have you discovered a preexisting truth? Or have you imposed an arbitrary meaning on whatever it is you're considering? - Author: Mary Doria Russell
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#31. Secrets and lies, they eat your insides until all you have left is a hard thin skin that covers you like the shell of one of those eggs you poke a little hole in and draw out its eggy contents before you dye it for Easter. - Author: Russell Banks
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#32. True greatness is often unrecognized. - Author: Russell H. Conwell
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#33. Being a quarterback, the way I believe is there's always so much room to improve. Any little detail. I always cut up the film and try to watch what I can improve on, whatever little detail it is. - Author: Russell Wilson
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#34. This morning I had these fluttery butterflies in my stomach that were making me feel SUPERnauseous - Author: Rachel Renee Russell
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#35. John Locke invented common sense, and only Englishmen have had it ever since! - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#36. You can see what man made from the seat of an automobile, but the best way to see what God made is from the back of a horse. - Author: Charles Marion Russell
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#37. Whatever you may be sure of, be sure of this, that you are dreadfully like other people. - Author: James Russell Lowell
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#38. Roosevelt's declaration that Americans had 'nothing to fear but fear itself' was a glorious piece of inspirational rhetoric and just as gloriously wrong. - Author: Russell Baker
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#39. Conquer the world by intelligence, and not merely by being slavishly subdued by the terror that comes from it. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#40. It is here that Spinoza is in the right - a life dominated by a single passion is a narrow life, incompatible with every kind of wisdom. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#41. Hip-hop is a voice for voiceless poor people. - Author: Russell Simmons
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#42. Focusing on the Lord and everlasting life can help us not only at Christmas, but through all the challenges of mortality. - Author: Russell M. Nelson
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#43. When you do good by the world, the world will do good by you - Author: Russell Simmons
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#44. The one-cylinder ward is one in which the bishop handles all the problems, makes all the decisions, follows through on all the assignments, and faces every challenge. Then, like any other overworked cylinder, he starts to sputter and behave erratically. Eventually, he burns out altogether. - Author: M. Russell Ballard
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#45. God is not dumb, that he should speak no more;
If thou hast wanderings in the wilderness
And find'st not Sinai, 'tis thy soul is poor. - Author: James Russell Lowell
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#46. If we do not have a vision before us of where we are headed, we will assume that the status quo is normal, and that we and our cultures and our societies are "only human," without ever realizing that we have never seen normal humanity, in our lives. - Author: Russell D. Moore
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#47. Children rarely want to know who their parents were before they were parents, and when age finally stirs their curiosity, there is no parent left to tell them. - Author: Russell Baker
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#48. The more efficient you are at doing the wrong thing, the wronger you become. It is much better to do the right thing wronger than the wrong thing righter. If you do the right thing wrong and correct it, you get better. - Author: Russell L. Ackoff
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#49. In Labor movements generally, success through violence can hardly be expected except in circumstances where success without violence is attainable. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#50. Televison allows thousands of people to laugh at the same joke and still remain alone. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#51. The marvelous thing about 'Doctor Who' is that it tells stories that no one else can tell. - Author: Russell T. Davies
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#52. Ironclads and Maxim guns must be the ultimate arbiters of metaphysical truth. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#53. Green fingers are the extension of a verdant heart. - Author: Russell Page
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#54. Most political leaders acquire their position by causing large numbers of people to believe that these leaders are actuated by altruistic desires - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#55. Focus on fruitful relationships that bring you closer to Jesus Christ. - Author: M. Russell Ballard
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#56. It's one of our greatest human flaws: Arrogance. We look up and dare to assume we know, when the universe is unknowable. - Author: Romina Russell
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#57. There is nothing so desperately monotonous as the sea, and I no longer wonder at the cruelty of pirates. - Author: James Russell Lowell
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#58. For there's nothing we read of in torture's inventions, Like a well-meaning dunce, with the best of intentions. - Author: James Russell Lowell
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#59. The Life Triumphant is that which places what a man gives to the world in creative expression far ahead of that which he takes from it of the creations of others. - Author: Walter Russell
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#60. The imagination is how things get done. You have to cultivate creativity. - Author: Russell Simmons
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#61. The fundamental defect of fathers, in our competitive society, is that they want their children to be a credit to them. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#62. Perhaps the best hope for the future of mankind is that ways will be found of increasing the scope and intensity of sympathy. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#63. Art inspires, produces an unwillingness to settle for what we have and a desire for something better. It is the product and producer of creative activity, change; it is essential for continuous development. - Author: Russell L. Ackoff
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#64. If the audience doesn't like it, usually they're just silent. But they've never all walked out at once. - Author: Mark Russell
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#65. But how is this to be accomplished? "Cut away everything." The experience of "ecstasy" (standing outside one's own body) happened frequently to Plotinus: Many - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#66. When we learn to expect more success than failure in life, we soon will develop an attitude of success. - Author: M. Russell Ballard
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#67. If you dedicate your attention to discipline in your life you become smarter while you are writing than while you are hanging out with your pals or in any other line of work. - Author: Russell Banks
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#68. Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#69. I cannot think of a greater blessing than to die in one's own bed, without warning or discomfort, on the last page of a new book that we most wanted to read. - Author: John Russell, 1st Earl Russell
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#70. I made so many jokes about poor Russell Crowe, he once knocked on my dressing room door, and told me he wanted to go out on this chat show we were on to laugh with me. Now he's ruined it. I can't make another joke about him. - Author: Joan Rivers
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#71. There must be a lot of people in the world being wondered about by people who don't see them any more. - Author: Russell Hoban
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#72. If you really have integrity, there are very few people who can insult you, or honor you. - Author: Bill Russell
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#73. The last time I saw African kids this excited, Madonna was at their school with a net. - Author: Russell Howard
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#74. There are certain things that our age needs. It needs, above all, courageous hope and the impulse to creativeness. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#75. Personal honors never meant much to Bill Russell, one of America's most successful athletes with 2 college titles, 1 Olympic gold medal and 11 - count 'em, 11 - N.B.A. championships with the Boston Celtics. - Author: George Vecsey
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#76. What holds most people back isn't the quality of their ideas, but their lack of faith in themselves. - Author: Russell Simmons
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#77. Religion - the wishful thinking of an ape that talks! You know what I think?" he asked rhetorically, trying to distract himself from yet another death. "Random shit happens, and we turn it into stories and call it sacred scripture - - Author: Mary Doria Russell
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#78. Possibly the strangest book ever made, the 'Codex Seraphinianus' is an encyclopedia of an imaginary world, with illegible calligraphy - it is written in an alphabet no one can understand - and surreal drawings of odd beasts and machines. - Author: Russell Smith
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#79. Taking a break can lead to breakthroughs. - Author: Russell Eric Dobda
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#80. Gradually, by selective breeding, the congenital differences between rulers
and ruled will increase until they become almost different species. A revolt
of the plebs would become as unthinkable as an organized insurrection of
sheep against the practice of eating mutton. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#81. Making one object, in outward or inward nature, more holy to a single heart is reward enough for a life; for the more sympathies we gain or awaken for what is beautiful, by so much deeper will be our sympathy for that which is most beautiful,
the human soul! - Author: James Russell Lowell
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#82. Travelling, whether in the mental or the physical world, is a joy, and it is good to know that, in the mental world at least, there are vast countries still very imperfectly explored - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#83. Dogmatism and skepticism are both, in a sense, absolute philosophies; one is certain of knowing, the other of not knowing. What philosophy should dissipate is certainty, whether of knowledge or ignorance. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#84. The Dutch were among the earliest adopters of a new technology - the printed book - and - Author: Russell Shorto
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#85. My natural instinct after doing something shameful is not to rush into the street boasting about it but to put on dark glasses and head for the next county, hoping nobody notices I've been in the neighborhood. - Author: Russell Baker
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#86. Attention is the stuff that memory is made of, and memory is accumulated genius. - Author: James Russell Lowell
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#87. It was unnerving, the way people moved in herds. Especially when you were the prey. - Author: Chris Russell
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#88. You know, I've always thought it was a tactical mistake for God to love us in the aggregate, when Satan is willing to make a special effort to seduce each of us separately. - Author: Mary Doria Russell
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#89. If you give a good thing to the world, then over time your karma will be good, and you'll receive good. - Author: Russell Simmons
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#90. I know that's the sort of thing people say and I really hate it when people say the sort of things people say. I always think, 'You don't mean that, you just think it sounds good. - Author: Russell Brand
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#91. Integrity safeguards love, and love makes family life rich and zestful-now and forever. - Author: Russell M. Nelson
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#92. Education is not to be viewed as something like filling a vessel with water but, rather, assisting a flower to grow in its own way - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#93. This is one of those views which are so absolutely absurd that only very learned men could possibly adopt them. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#94. When I think about the fact that I get to work with stars like Will Ferrell or Kurt Russell my eyes fill with tears of joy and appreciation. I hope the ride keeps going. - Author: Erick Chavarria
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#95. Civilized people cannot fully satisfy their sexual instinct without love. - Author: Bertrand Russell
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#96. This is it, the geographical limit of how far I'll go for Ossie. We are learning longitude and latitude in school, and it makes my face burn that I can graph the coordinates of my own love and courage with such damning precision. - Author: Karen Russell
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#97. The nation state is a relatively modern idea, and I don't think we're getting a lot out of it except for flags and World Cups. - Author: Russell Brand
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#98. When a leader in the Church inspires council members with vision, he helps them focus on their real mission so that they are ministering to people rather than merely administering programs. - Author: M. Russell Ballard
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#99. There's nothing like sitting back and talking to your cows. - Author: Russell Crowe
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#100. Had she allowed the flame to burn so low it was now in danger of complete extinction? - Author: Paul Russell
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