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Quotes Ga to Gz

  John Kenneth Galbraith

Economist

October 15, 1908 – April 29, 2006

 

The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.


  Galileo Galilei

Physicist and Astronomer

February 15, 1564 - January 08,1642

 

Civilization is the encouragement of differences.

 


 William Henry Gates III 

Entrepreneur - Built Microsoft

October 28, 1955

 

Be nice to nerds. Chances are you'll end up working for one.


 

Mohandas Karamchand Ghandi 

October 2, 1869 - January 30, 1948

‘Father of the Nation'

was one of the charismatic Indian leaders

who fought for the freedom of India

 

 

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

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Poverty is the worst form of violence.

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Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony

 

  Sir Edward Gibbon

1737-1794
Author: 

The Rise And Fall Of The Roman Empire


"In the end, more than they wanted freedom, they wanted security. They wanted a comfortable life, and they lost it all -- security, comfort, and freedom. When ... the freedom they wished for was freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased to be free."

 


 

  Barry Goldwater

Businessman and

Five-term United States Sentator 

from Arizona (1953–1965, 1969–1987) and

Republican Party's nominee for President

 in the 1964 election. 

January 2, 1909 – May 29, 1998





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