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Listening and being curious and wide-eyed in the world, I think, is what allows us to move forward, progress, evolve and learn and alter our behavior and become more self-aware. I think that listening is kind of what it's all about.
This was the invention of modern American philanthropy as we know it. The idea of systematizing giving to achieve human progress was the true innovation of John D. Rockefeller, and ultimately the Rockefeller Foundation's legacy.
Existence of an excited state is not a prerequisite for the production of inhibition; inhibition can exist apart from excitation no less than, when called forth against an excitation already in progress, it can suppress or moderate it.
Charles Scott Sherrington
The extension of women's rights is the basic principle of all social progress.
I demand pretty aggressive goal setting and a commitment to measured progress towards those goals because I don't like surprises. I don't even like good surprises.
Workers must participate in progress to enjoy their work and take pride in its product.
George W. Romney
Things go in cycles. It's like fashion, like flares go out then skinny jeans come in, people want something fresh. It's the strongest ever urban scene at the moment and I hope it can progress and keep getting stronger and be the base for something larger.
Optimism is infectious, and opportunity irresistible. Progress follows progress. Someone, even government, just has to get it started.
Expositions are the timekeepers of progress.
All progress is experimental.
John Jay Chapman
Poetry and progress are like two ambitious men who hate one another with an instinctive hatred, and when they meet upon the same road, one of them has to give place.
A great gulf, however, has been opened between man's material advance and his social and moral progress, a gulf in which he may one day be lost if it is not closed or narrowed.
Lester B. Pearson
Sadly, in the name of progress, we have polluted the air, water, soil and the food we eat.
Public opinion shapes our destinies and guides the progress of human affairs.
Frank B. Kellogg
Problems are the price you pay for progress.
Supporting the entrepreneurial spirit is our best chance for economic progress.
The most important lesson of New Labour is this: Every time we made progress we did it by challenging the conventional wisdom.
I think that life is about growth. You continue to grow and progress, hopefully.
The progress in Iraq is still fragile. And it could still be reversed. Iraq still faces innumerable challenges, and they will be evident during what will likely be a difficult process as the newly elected Council of Representatives selects the next prime minister, president, and speaker of the council.
We're not perfect. We're a work in progress. But man, America has gotten a lot of things right.
Obama was elected in a flourish of promise that many in the African-American community believed would help not only to symbolize African-American progress since the Civil War and Civil Rights Acts but that his presidency would result in doors opening in the halls of power as had never been seen before by black America.
Advertising as the printed form of selling would seem... ultimately to be justified in so far as it serves as a means of increasing legitimate human wants, as an agency of fair and economic competition in the distribution of goods, and as a stimulant to social progress.
Jobs are critically important, but looking at economic change through the impact on jobs has always been a difficult way to think about economic progress.
People tend to think that life really does progress for everyone eventually, that people progress, but actually only some people progress. The rest of the people don't.
Iteration, like friction, is likely to generate heat instead of progress.
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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