Thinking Quotations from Illumine Training

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Edmund Burke

'Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.'

Time period: 18th/19th Century
Categories: Truth

Muhammad Ali

'It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I just beat people up.'

Time period: 20th/21st century
Categories: Honesty Humour

Gosta Carl Henrik Ehrensvard

'Consciousness will always be one degree above comprehensibility.'

Time period: Any period
Categories: General Logic

Joseph Joubert

'Ask the young. They know everything.'

Time period: 18th/19th Century
Categories: General

Salvador Dali

'I have Dalinian thought: the one thing the world will never have enough of is the outrageous.'

Time period: 18th/19th Century
Categories: General

Benjamin Disraeli

'The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can never end.'

Time period: Any period
Categories: Love

Socrates

'Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.'

Time period: 500BC - 0
Categories: Character Perception

Hubert H. Humphrey

'It is not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do with what you have left.'

Time period: 20th/21st century
Categories: Creativity

Fulton J. Sheen

'Life is like a cash register, in that every account, every thought, every deed, like every sale, is registered and recorded.'

Time period: 18th/19th Century
Categories: General

Walter Elliot

'Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another.'

Time period: 18th/19th Century
Categories: Determination

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