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Quotes about the world
The world is generally so restless, that men scarcely ever think of the present time, and the instant they are now actually living, but of those in which they are to live. So that we are always in a disposition to live in future, but never to live now."
In fact, as a woman, I have no country. As a woman I want no country. As a woman my country is the whole world."
The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it."
The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it."
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The reasonable man adapts himself to the world : the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man."
I wanted very much to learn to draw, for a reason that I kept to myself: I wanted to convey an emotion I have about the beauty of the world."