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“The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated in quotations." ~ Benjamin Disraeli

You can quote me.

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"You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make." Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall

"You are entitled to your own opinion, but you are not entitled to your own facts." ~ Daniel Patrick Moynihan

Daniel Patrick Moynihan

"The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding." ~ Albert Camus

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I met the Walrus - A must listen to interview with John Lennon. It was recorded by a 14 year old boy who apparently had a tape recorder hidden in his pocket while asking Mr Lennon some questions in his hotel room.

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"Some old fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat." ~ Laura Ingalla Wilder

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"It is only after one is in trouble that one realizes how little sympathy and kindness there are in the world." ~ Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly | IIP Digital

"The corporate grip on opinion in the United States is one of the wonders of the Western world. No First World country has ever managed to eliminate so entirely from its media all objectivity - much less dissent." ~ Gore Vidal

John Cotter on Gore Vidal | Open Letters Monthly - an Arts and Literature Review

“If the soul is left in darkness, sins will be committed. The guilty one is not he who commits the sin, but the one who causes the darkness." ~ Victor Hugo, (Monseigneur Bienvenu in Les Miserables)

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“When we look at the world through science or even through the media, we isolate it and we look at little segments as if they’re not interconnected.” Since everything in the world is connected, everything carries responsibilities, he says. “I wish that we could learn that,” ~ David Suzuki

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"The most alarming of all man’s assaults upon the environment is the contamination of air, earth, rivers, and sea with dangerous and even lethal materials. This pollution is for the most part irrecoverable; the chain of evil it initiates not only in the world that must support life but in living tissues is for the most part irreversible. In this now universal contamination of the environment, chemicals are the sinister and little-recognized partners of radiation in changing the very nature of the world — the very nature of its life." -- From Rachel Carson's 1962 book Silent Spring

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“Man is the most insane species. He worships an invisible God and destroys a visible Nature. Unaware that this Nature he’s destroying is this God he’s worshiping.” ~ Hubert Reeves

Hubert Reeves - La Curiosphère

"I believe in God, only I spell it nature." – Frank Lloyd Wright

"I believe in God, only I spell it Nature." -Frank Lloyd Wright

“At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.” ~ Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer

“As it is, we are merely bolting our lives—gulping down undigested experiences as fast as we can stuff them in—because awareness of our own existence is so superficial and so narrow that nothing seems to us more boring than simple being.,," ~ Alan Watts www.elephantjourn...

The Best Quote I’ve Ever Heard. (Ever.)

"One cannot help but be in awe when one contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries to comprehend only a little of this mystery every day." ~ Albert Einstein

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“I live on Earth at present, and I don’t know what I am. I know that I am not a category. I am not a thing — a noun. I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process – an integral function of the universe.” ~ Buckminster Fuller

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"The opinion of 10,000 men is of no value if none of them know anything about the subject." ~ Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor ruled from the year 161 to 180 and was an intellectual leader who fought to keep his land safe from Parthians and Germans.

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"Collective fear stimulates herd instinct, and tends to produce ferocity toward those who are not regarded as members of the herd." ~ Bertrand Russell plato.stanford.ed...

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Aaron Swartz (November 8, 1986 – January 11, 2013)

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Coretta Scott King

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"The histories of mankind are histories only of the higher classes." ~ Thomas Malthus www.brainyquote.c... Malthusian catastrophe (also known as Malthusian check)

Thomas Malthus Quotes at BrainyQuote

“[T]he cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run.” ~ Henry David Thoreau, Walden

Walden Quotes by Henry David Thoreau

“I have no sense of nationalism, only a cosmic consciousness of belonging to the human family.” ~ Rosika Schwimmer (1877-1948)

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"If there's something wrong, speak up!" ~ Pete Seeger To Hear Your Banjo Play - 1947 "Down through the centuries, this trick has been tried by various establishments throughout the world. They force people to get involved in the kind of examination that has only one aim and that is to stamp out dissent."

To Hear Your Banjo Play - 1947

“I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr.

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