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“Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge. ”
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“Education is teaching our children to desire the right things.”
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“The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings”
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Winston S. Churchill
“Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.”
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“Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.”
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Thomas Jefferson
“On matters of style, swim with the current, on matters of principle, stand like a rock.”
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Arthur Schopenhauer
“Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.”
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Douglas Adams
“The story so far:
In the beginning the Universe was created.
This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.”
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