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Education rears disciples, imitators, and routinists, not pioneers of new ideas and creative geniuses. The schools are not nurseries of read more

Education rears disciples, imitators, and routinists, not pioneers of new ideas and creative geniuses. The schools are not nurseries of progress and improvement, but conservatories of tradition and unvarying modes of thought.

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Feast of Aidan, Bishop of Lindisfarne, Missionary, 651 Commemoration of Cuthburga, Founding Abbess of Wimborne, c.725 Commemoration of John Bunyan, read more

Feast of Aidan, Bishop of Lindisfarne, Missionary, 651 Commemoration of Cuthburga, Founding Abbess of Wimborne, c.725 Commemoration of John Bunyan, Spiritual Writer, 1688 Here in Pilgrim's Progress there is the ultimate human nostalgia for the City of God, which is the restless heart's true home. And even the cynical, the unbelieving and half-believing reader who goes with Christian to the end of the road must be a little shaken, may tremble to see something like a gate and also some of the glory of the place, and, glimpsing something of the company within the golden gates, may wish himself among them.

by Gordon Rupp Found in: Christianity Quotes,
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Be merry if you are wise.
[Lat., Ride si sapis.]

Be merry if you are wise.
[Lat., Ride si sapis.]

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Any excuse will serve a tyrant.

Any excuse will serve a tyrant.

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Long-term rates are below the federal fund rate. That tells you the Fed's too tight. The reason the 30-year Treasury read more

Long-term rates are below the federal fund rate. That tells you the Fed's too tight. The reason the 30-year Treasury is so low is because people are expecting an economic slowdown, and that's not going to be good for earnings.

by Michael Ancell Found in: Miscellaneous Quotes,
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Lady Conductor
She raised her baton....
and
Beethoven
answered
John C Lehman Jr 1955 to 1989.

Lady Conductor
She raised her baton....
and
Beethoven
answered
John C Lehman Jr 1955 to 1989.

by John C Lehman Found in: Inspirational Quotes,
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For every sale you miss because you're too enthusiastic, you will miss a hundred because you're not enthusiastic enough.

For every sale you miss because you're too enthusiastic, you will miss a hundred because you're not enthusiastic enough.

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Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them.

Opinions cannot survive if one has no chance to fight for them.

by Alain Rene Le Sage Found in: Opinion Quotes,
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'Tis a very good world we live in
To spend, and to lend, and to give in;
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'Tis a very good world we live in
To spend, and to lend, and to give in;
But to beg, or to borrow, or ask for our own;
'Tis the very worst world that ever was known.

by J. Bromfield Found in: World Quotes,
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The entire sum of existence is the magic of being needed by just one person.

The entire sum of existence is the magic of being needed by just one person.

by Vi Putnam Found in: All about love Quotes,
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