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A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given by his fathers, but borrowed from his children.
John James Audubon
When I was young, I had to learn the fundamentals of basketball. You can have all the physical ability in the world, but you still have to know the fundamentals.
The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found?
J. B. Priestley
As individuals, people are inherently good. I have a somewhat more pessimistic view of people in groups. And I remain extremely concerned when I see what's happening in our country, which is in many ways the luckiest place in the world. We don't seem to be excited about making our country a better place for our kids.
If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path to his door.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We were all on this ship in the sixties, our generation, a ship going to discover the New World. And the Beatles were in the crow's nest of that ship.
Enthusiasm moves the world.
Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you.
The eye of a human being is a microscope, which makes the world seem bigger than it really is.
There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till philosophers become kings in this world, or till those we now call kings and rulers really and truly become philosophers, and political power and philosophy thus come into the same hands.
What is this world that is hastening me toward I know not what, viewing me with contempt?
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world.
Dear God, Please send to me the spirit of Your peace. Then send, dear Lord, the spirit of peace from me to all the world. Amen.
America cannot continue to lead the family of nations around the world if we suffer the collapse of the family here at home.
The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the world.
The career of a sage is of two kinds: He is either honored by all in the world, Like a flower waving its head, Or else he disappears into the silent forest.
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
George Bernard Shaw
In college I never realized the opportunities available to a pro athlete. I've been given the chance to meet all kinds of people, to travel and expand my financial capabilities, to get ideas and learn about life, to create a world apart from basketball.
In wilderness is the preservation of the world.
Henry David Thoreau
Participate joyfully in the sorrows of the world. We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.
Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world.
I need more sex, OK? Before I die I wanna taste everyone in the world.
There are old heads in the world who cannot help me by their example or advice to live worthily and satisfactorily to myself; but I believe that it is in my power to elevate myself this very hour above the common level of my life.
Henry David Thoreau
The world is full of willing people; some willing to work, the rest willing to let them.
Without stirring abroad, One can know the whole world; Without looking out of the window One can see the way of heaven. The further one goes The less one knows.
You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
When I was 11, the whole world was closed to me. I just felt I was on the outside of the world.
I'm one of the world's most self-conscious people. I really have to struggle.
There is a need for aloneness, which I don't think most people realise for an actor. It's almost having certain kinds of secrets for yourself that you'll let the whole world in on only for a moment, when you're acting. But everybody is always tugging at you. They'd all like sort of a chunk of you.
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