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We think in generalities, but we live in detail.
– Alfred North WhiteheadRate it:
We think of death and loss as tragic twins, but in fact it is loss that hurts us.
– Perry BrassRate it:
We think so because other people all think so; or because after all, we do think so; or because we were told so, and think we must think so; or because we once thought so, and think we still think so; or because, having thought so, we think we will think so.
– Henry SedgwickRate it:
We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
– Mother TheresaRate it:
We think very few people sensible, except those who are of our opinion.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
We think very little of time present; we anticipate the future, as being too slow, and with a view to hasten it onward, we recall the past to stay it as too swiftly gone. We are so thoughtless, that we thus wander through the hours which are not here, regardless only of the moment that is actually our own.
– Blaise PascalRate it:
We thought we were running away from the grown-ups, and now we are the grown-ups.
– Margaret AtwodRate it:
We thought, because we had power, we had wisdom.
– Stephen Vincent BenetRate it:
We tolerate shapes in human beings that would horrify us if we saw them in a horse.
– W. R. IngeRate it:
We trained hard, but it seemed every time we were beginning to form up into teams, we would be reorganised. I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganising, and a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress while producing confusion, inefficiency and demoralisation.
– From Petronii Arbitri Satyricon AD 66 (Attributed to Gaius Petronus, a Roman General who later committed suicide)Rate it:
We trained hard, but it seemed that every time we were beginning to form up into teams we would be reorganised.  I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganising: and a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress, while producing confusion, inefficiency and demoralisation.
– Caius Petronius, Roman Consul, 66 A.D.Rate it:
We trained very hard, but it seemed that every time we were beginning to form into teams we would be reorganised. I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganising, and a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress, while producing confusion, inefficiency and demoralisation.
– Gaius PetroniusRate it:
We traveled long and forgot why poetry was invented.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
We treat our people like royalty. If you honor and serve the people who work for you, they will honor and serve you.
– Mary Kay AshRate it:
We turn not older with years, but newer every day.
– Emily DickinsonRate it:
We two are to ourselves a crowd.
– OvidRate it:
We understand death for the first time when he puts his hand upon one whom we love.
– Baronne Anne Louise Germaine Necker de Stal StalRate it:
We use 10 percent of our brains. Imagine how much we could accomplish if we used the other 60 percent.
– Ellen DeGeneresRate it:
We use 10% of our brains. Imagine how much we could accomplish if we used the other 60%.
– Ellen DeGeneresRate it:
We used to think that if we knew one, we knew two, because one and one are two. We are finding that we must learn a great deal more about 'and'.
– Sir Arthur EddingtonRate it:
We ust find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have been.
– George EliotRate it:
We walk from nowhere to nowhere, but at least during our journey we have time to think on how to be able to change this ambiguity!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
We want far better reasons for having children than not knowing how to prevent them.
– Dora RussellRate it:
We want God to come and save us. But he won't. God doesn't stop levees from failing, he doesn't stay the force of tsunamis, and he doesn't stop planes from smashing into buildings. Deus Ex Machina is overrated.
– Waiter Rant, Waiter Rant weblog, 09-09-05Rate it:
We want the facts to fit the preconceptions. When they don't, it is easier to ignore the facts than to change the preconceptions.
– Jessamyn WestRate it:

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