Wider than our views of it

The universe is wider than our views of it.

-By Henry David Thoreau

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Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder.

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I'm trying to think, don't confuse me with facts.

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We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.

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The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

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Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.

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It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.

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I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think.

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Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something.

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You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts.

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The universe does not behave according to our pre-conceived ideas. It continues to surprise us.

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Perfection simply doesn't exist. Without imperfection, neither you nor I would exist

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There is nothing more unequal than the equal treatment of unequal people.

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When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago.

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Every deep thinker is more afraid of being understood than of being misunderstood.

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It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them.

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There's a terror in knowing what the world is about.

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You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.

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