Each of us has that right, that possibility, to invent ourselves daily. If a person does not invent herself, she will be invented. So, to be bodacious enough to invent ourselves is wise.
~ Maya Angelou (April 04, 1928 - )
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History is the fiction we invent to persuade ourselves that events are knowable and that life has order and direction.
~ Calvin & Hobbes
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We invent what we love, and what we fear
~ John Irving (March 02, 1942 - )
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In order to rally people, governments need enemies. They want us to be afraid, to hate, so we will rally behind them. And if they do not have a real enemy, they will invent one in order to mobilize us.
~ Thich Nhat Hanh
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We take this template ... and act as if it's God-given. We don't see that this was a social invention and we can re-invent it. We as a society need to create new templates for work life.
~ Phyllis Moen
Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed.
~ Edward Young (July 03, 1683 - April 05, 1765)
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Trevor hit a pitch that was right where we wanted it on the outside corner. He just hit it out. It was good hitting on his part. It was the big blow and we just couldn't recover.
~ Sean Leary
Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
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