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T. S. Eliot – 33 Quotes

  33 Quotes by T. S. Eliot   I don’t believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates. – T. S. Eliot Art never improves, but… the material of art is never quite the Read more…

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Tadao Ando – 26 Quotes

  26 Quotes by Tadao Ando   All those involved in the construction of an architectural design, from the architect to the builder, have an attachment to the architecture, although it’s difficult to quantify the attachment. – Tadao Ando I believe that the way people live can be directed a Read more…

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Tahar Ben Jelloun – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Tahar Ben Jelloun   People must insist on the right to say no, to be alone, to stand out from the herd. Creative artists can say all this in their own way and in their own field, by hard, rigorous work. – Tahar Ben Jelloun Beauty Read more…

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Taylor Swift – 28 Quotes

  28 Quotes by Taylor Swift   I approach love differently now that I know it’s hard for it to work out. – Taylor Swift I love making new friends and I respect people for a lot of different reasons. – Taylor Swift When I’m getting to know someone, I Read more…

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Ted Allen – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Ted Allen   I really have a great deal of humility in that department, and a great deal of respect for people who spend their lives learning how to make these amazing preparations. – Ted Allen In recent years, I’ve been writing because I’m fortunate enough Read more…

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Ted Nugent – 21 Quotes

  21 Quotes by Ted Nugent   I am Classic Rock Revisited. I revisit it every waking moment of my life because it has the spirit and the attitude and the fire and the middle finger. I am Rosa Parks with a Gibson guitar. – Ted Nugent Mr. Janet Reno? Read more…

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Tennessee Williams – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Tennessee Williams   We are all sentenced to solitary confinement inside our own skins, for life. – Tennessee Williams When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone. – Tennessee Williams All good art is an Read more…

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Terry Eagleton – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Terry Eagleton   Most poetry in the modern age has retreated to the private sphere, turning its back on the political realm. – Terry Eagleton In the end, the humanities can only be defended by stressing how indispensable they are and this means insisting on their Read more…

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Terry Prachett – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Terry Prachett   I didn’t go to university. Didn’t even finish A-levels. But I have sympathy for those who did. – Terry Prachett Never trust any complicated cocktail that remainds perfectly clear until the last ingredient goes in, and then immediately clouds. – Terry Prachett The Read more…

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Theodor Adorno – 31 Quotes

  31 Quotes by Theodor Adorno   Normality is death. – Theodor Adorno Intelligence is a moral category. – Theodor Adorno Happiness is obsolete: uneconomic. – Theodor Adorno Wrong life cannot be lived rightly. – Theodor Adorno No emancipation without that of society. – Theodor Adorno Every work of art Read more…

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Theodore Bikel – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Theodore Bikel   Having come to live in this age is as though one were to have entered another country. Learn its language or risk being left out. – Theodore Bikel We Jews have a special attachment to the Book. The study of page after page Read more…

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Theodore Roosevelt – 49 Quotes

  49 Quotes by Theodore Roosevelt   Believe you can and you’re halfway there. – Theodore Roosevelt Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time. – Theodore Roosevelt With self-discipline most anything is possible. – Theodore Roosevelt Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage. – Theodore Read more…

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Theresa May – 24 Quotes

  24 Quotes by Theresa May   I’m not someone who feels anger on particular issues. – Theresa May For voters what matters is what government actually delivers for them. – Theresa May You can’t solve a problem as complex as inequality in one legal clause. – Theresa May I Read more…

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Thomas A. Edison – 30 Quotes

  30 Quotes by Thomas A. Edison   Religion is all bunk. – Thomas A. Edison Great ideas originate in the muscles. – Thomas A. Edison There is no substitute for hard work. – Thomas A. Edison To have a great idea, have a lot of them. – Thomas A. Read more…

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Thomas Aquinas – 29 Quotes

  29 Quotes by Thomas Aquinas   Wonder is the desire for knowledge. – Thomas Aquinas Love takes up where knowledge leaves off. – Thomas Aquinas To live well is to work well, to show a good activity. – Thomas Aquinas Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath Read more…

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Thomas Carlyle – 70 Quotes

  70 Quotes by Thomas Carlyle   Work alone is noble. – Thomas Carlyle Wonder is the basis of worship. – Thomas Carlyle History, a distillation of rumour. – Thomas Carlyle All great peoples are conservative. – Thomas Carlyle Endurance is patience concentrated. – Thomas Carlyle Every noble work is Read more…

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Thomas Frank – 31 Quotes

  31 Quotes by Thomas Frank   For-profit higher education is today a booming industry, feeding on the student loans handed out to the desperate. – Thomas Frank Acknowledging class was always difficult for ‘New Democrats’ – it was second-wave, it was divisive – but 2008 made retro politics cool Read more…

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Thomas Fuller – 47 Quotes

  47 Quotes by Thomas Fuller   Great hopes make great men. – Thomas Fuller Abused patience turns to fury. – Thomas Fuller The more wit the less courage. – Thomas Fuller In fair weather prepare for foul. – Thomas Fuller A good garden may have some weeds. – Thomas Read more…

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Thomas Hardy – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Thomas Hardy   The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men of early performance it is useless. To others, who are late to develop, it just enables them to finish the job. – Thomas Hardy If Galileo had said Read more…

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Thomas Hobbes – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Thomas Hobbes   The flesh endures the storms of the present alone the mind, those of the past and future as well as the present. Gluttony is a lust of the mind. – Thomas Hobbes I put for the general inclination of all mankind, a perpetual Read more…

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Thomas Huxley – 49 Quotes

  49 Quotes by Thomas Huxley   Science commits suicide when it adopts a creed. – Thomas Huxley All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified. – Thomas Huxley Ecclesiasticism in science is only unfaithfulness to truth. – Thomas Huxley Science is nothing, but trained and organized Read more…

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Thomas Jefferson – 100 Quotes

  100 Quotes by Thomas Jefferson   Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. – Thomas Jefferson The most successful war seldom pays for its losses. – Thomas Jefferson I abhor war and view it as the greatest scourge of mankind. – Thomas Jefferson I have seen Read more…

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Thomas Mann – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Thomas Mann   An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates. – Thomas Mann For I must tell you that Read more…

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Thomas Merton – 24 Quotes

  24 Quotes by Thomas Merton   Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone – we find it with another. – Thomas Merton Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time. – Thomas Merton Just remaining Read more…

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Thomas Paine – 44 Quotes

  44 Quotes by Thomas Paine   Time makes more converts than reason. – Thomas Paine Human nature is not of itself vicious. – Thomas Paine The greatest remedy for anger is delay. – Thomas Paine Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man. – Thomas Paine These are Read more…

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Thomas S. Monson – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Thomas S. Monson   Courage, not compromise, brings the smile of God’s approval. – Thomas S. Monson The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility. – Thomas S. Monson We must not let our Read more…

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Thomas Sowell – 30 Quotes

  30 Quotes by Thomas Sowell   People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything. – Thomas Sowell The most basic question is not what is best, but who shall decide what is best. – Thomas Sowell It takes considerable knowledge just to realize the extent of Read more…

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Thornton Wilder – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Thornton Wilder   But there comes a moment in everybody’s life when he must decide whether he’ll live among the human beings or not – a fool among fools or a fool alone. – Thornton Wilder The more decisions that you are forced to make alone, Read more…

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Tiger Woods – 34 Quotes

  34 Quotes by Tiger Woods   I’m not as far along as Jack Nicklaus was at this age, but I’m trying. – Tiger Woods I’d like to share my experiences and the lessons I’ve learned and hopefully create some amazing, fun courses. – Tiger Woods My dad was my Read more…

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Tina Fey – 8 Quotes

  8 Quotes by Tina Fey   Being a mom has made me so tired. And so happy. – Tina Fey I am constantly amazed by Tina Fey. And I am Tina Fey. – Tina Fey Most of the time you’re too busy to think about it. But every now Read more…

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Tom Colicchio – 21 Quotes

  21 Quotes by Tom Colicchio   You hit a certain age and – especially because of TV – the young cooks coming up say, ‘You’re a sellout, because you’re doing something other than what you should be doing.’ ‘Top Chef’ is a double-edged sword for me: There’s a whole Read more…

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Tom Felton – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Tom Felton   I think it’s pretty crazy to say you’ve been typecast at the age of 20 before you’ve even really started getting going. – Tom Felton Going online and asking questions is the best way to learn. – Tom Felton I like physics. I Read more…

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Tom Hanks – 26 Quotes

  26 Quotes by Tom Hanks   But look, I was born in 1956, the peak year for births in US history. I think I’m very representative of many of the thought processes my generation have been through and, by and large, people of my age have had their imprint Read more…

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Tom Hiddleston – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Tom Hiddleston   I was informed yesterday that there’s a Twitter account for my laugh. Very hard to get used to things like that. Pretty amazing. – Tom Hiddleston If you play it straight it’s funny – the best comedy is always played straight down the Read more…

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Tom Peters – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Tom Peters   Regardless of age, regardless of position, regardless of the business we happen to be in, all of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me, Inc. To be in business today, our most important job Read more…

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Tom Stoppard – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Tom Stoppard   Age is a very high price to pay for maturity. – Tom Stoppard From as long as, literally as far back as I can remember I’ve liked puns, word jokes, I can literally recall looking at a comic at the age of six Read more…

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Tom Vilsack – 21 Quotes

  21 Quotes by Tom Vilsack   In his first year in office, President Obama pulled us back from the brink of the greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression and worked to lay a new foundation for economic growth. The president identified three key strategies to build that lasting Read more…

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Toni Morrison – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Toni Morrison   You need a whole community to raise a child. I have raised two children, alone. – Toni Morrison Black literature is taught as sociology, as tolerance, not as a serious, rigorous art form. – Toni Morrison At some point in life the world’s Read more…

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Tony Blair – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Tony Blair   The art of leadership is saying no, not saying yes. It is very easy to say yes. – Tony Blair My view is that you still, in order to win from the Labour perspective, have to have a strong alliance with business as Read more…

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Tony Campolo – 36 Quotes

  36 Quotes by Tony Campolo   It is hard to say what the future holds, but this is probable – it won’t be just like the past. – Tony Campolo Marriage should be viewed as an institution ordained by God and should be out of the control of the Read more…

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Tony Kushner – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Tony Kushner   Who knows better than artists how much ugliness there is on the way to beauty, how many ghastly, mortifying missteps, how many days of granitic blockheadedness and dismaying ineptitude there is on the way to accomplishment, how partial all accomplishment is, how incomplete? Read more…

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Tony Robbins – 26 Quotes

  26 Quotes by Tony Robbins   We aren’t in an information age, we are in an entertainment age. – Tony Robbins For changes to be of any true value, they’ve got to be lasting and consistent. – Tony Robbins The truth is that we can learn to condition our Read more…

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Tori Amos – 36 Quotes

  36 Quotes by Tori Amos   I don’t see music as working. – Tori Amos Well, I have a lot of food references in my work. – Tori Amos People listen to music the way they want to listen to music. – Tori Amos I think having a child Read more…

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Tori Spelling – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Tori Spelling   Sometimes, when I’m alone, I put on six inch heels and wear nothing else and dance around in front of the mirror and do my little stripper dance. – Tori Spelling I just wanna thank all those amazing Internet bloggers out there that Read more…

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Trey Parker – 16 Quotes

  16 Quotes by Trey Parker   It’s been a fascinating thing because we didn’t really know how to write when we started South Park at all. It’s been like, we’ve just sort of grown up a bit and it’s amazing to just see how, if you take Butters and Read more…

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Tupac Shakur – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Tupac Shakur   My mama always used to tell me: ‘If you can’t find somethin’ to live for, you best find somethin’ to die for.’ – Tupac Shakur I worked hard all my life as far as this music business. I dreamed of the day when Read more…

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Tyra Banks – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Tyra Banks   Smiles come naturally to me, but I started thinking of them as an art form at my command. I studied all the time. I looked at magazines, I’d practice in front of the mirror and I’d ask photographers about the best angles. I Read more…

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Inspirational Quotes

“Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions…do your thing, and don’t care if they like it”

– Tina Fey"Don’t waste your energy trying to change opinions…do your thing, and don’t care if they like it" by Tina Fey