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Collected Quotes Passages Lyrics & Proverbs

Updated on October 13, 2016
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'An ounce of help is worth three tonnes of pity' ~ Yorkshire Proverb

"And in my impatience I have fallen into folly. Yet the making of things is in my heart from my own making by thee; and the child of little understanding that makes a play of the deeds of his father may do so without thought of mockery, but because he is the son of his father" - The Silmarillion - by J.R.R. Tolkien.



'Be the change you want to see happen, instead of trying to change everyone else.' ~ The Love Principles - Arleen Lorrance / Diane Kennedy Pike.

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'Be the change you wish to see in the world'' ~ Mahatma Ghandi.



'Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.'' ~ Aristotle.




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The Doctor of the future will no longer treat the human frame with drugs, but rather will cure and prevent disease with Nutrition - Thomas Edison


"Once we know that the will exists we are able to start working on developing it within ourselves. There are two basic aspects of will power that we can develop and, in psychosynthesis, we call these 'the string will' and 'the skilful will'. Strong will is the energy to choose whilst skillful will is the knowledge of how to use that energy. The strong will is like a car, the skilful will the driver.' - The elements of psychosynthesis - Will Parfitt


'Well, you know what they say, if you save just one...' -I smiled at this point thinking, phew I can do that- '..a week'. - MB

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Treat the Earth well.

It was not given to you by your parents,

It was loaned to you by your children.

We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors,

we borrow it from our children.

-Ancient Native American Proverb


About his intelligence no man should be boastful, rather cautious of mind
Norse poverb


'If you judge people, you have no time to love them' - Mother Teresa

'A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject'.

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'A man will face no greater adversary than his own potential' - Sir Winston Churchill



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Dear fellow human beings, mankind does not have another 2,000 years to learn to love his neighbour, we must change the conditions of our life, so love flows from it, and good humour flows from it, as it would from a happy family. Let us open our eyes and our ears to one another, lets exchange missionarys with each other, back and forth. So I'm here tonight, the most I can do, is sing you some of the songs that I know - Pete Seeger, Sweden, 1963


Everyday is your's to win - R.E.M


"Life finds a way" - Dr Ian Malcolm [Micheal Crichton's Jurassic Park]


When it had been suggested that mutants from x-men have a PR issue with their name, 'Not mutants, Beautants' - Suzi S.

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; If a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty ~ Mahatma Gandhi



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'An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind' - Gandhi


"Magic, she said, happened at the moments when the lives of the Gods and men touched, but such moments were not commanded by men" - The Winter King ~ Bernard Cornwell

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