Mastering: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 513 pages
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Familiar Quotations MasteringDogs have masters. Cats have staff.ndash;AnonymousSelf mastery comes through denial of the little things.ndash;AnonymousThe happiness in this life does not consist of being devoid of passion, but mastering them.ndash;AnonymousIt is necessary to abolish completely, in principle and in practice, everything which may be called political power. As long as political power exists there will always be rulers and ruled, masters and slaves, exploiters and exploited.ndash;Mikhail BakuninAh, ye good people the matters goeth not well to pass in England, nor shall not do till everything be common, and there shall be no villeins nor gentlemen, but that we may be all united together, and that the lords be no greater masters than we be.ndash;John BallLaws are not masters, but servants, and he rules them, who obeys them.ndash;Ward BeckerYou will find something more in woods than in books. Trees and stones will teach you that which you can never learn from masters.ndash;Saint BernardThe old nobility would have survived if they had known enough to become masters of printing materials.ndash;Napoleon BonaparteAll of life's great lessons present themselves again and again until mastered.ndash;David Ashley BrewerPrayer is translation. A man translates himself into a child asking for all there is in a language he has barely mastered.ndash;Leonard Cohen

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