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All Quotations / Quotations from Ben Jonson
He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.
"No one can persuade another to change. Each of us guards a gate of change that can only be opened from the inside. We cannot open the gate of another, either by argument or emotional appeal."
"Man perfected by society is the best of all animals he is the most terrible of all when he lives without law, and without justice."
"The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers and cities but to know someone here and there who thinks and feels with us, and though distant, is close to us in spirit - this makes the earth for us an inhabited garden."
Johann von Goethe
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."
Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Our lives are like a candle in the wind."