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Ten Random Quotes

"It's all storytelling, you know. That's what journalism is all about."
Tom Brokaw

"I cannot make the universe obey me. I cannot make other people conform to my own whims and fancies. I cannot make even my own body obey me."
Thomas Merton

"Make measurable progress in reasonable time."
Jim Rohn

"Lazy people are always anxious to be doing something."
Marquis De Vauvenargues

"The highest form of vanity is love of fame."
George Santayana

"I felt somehow for many years that George Washington and Alexander Hamilton just left me out by mistake. But through the process of amendment, interpretation, and court decision, I have finally been included in "We, the people."
Barbara Jordan

"Old St Petersburg remains a beautiful stage set but to the Russians it is not what Rome is to the Italians or Paris to the French. The decisions are made in the Kremlin. The city of Peter remains a museum, open from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM."
Joseph Wechsberg

"The 21st century will require a re-affirmation and re-definition of our alliances and international organizations."
Chuck Hagel

"Style used to be an interaction between the human soul and tools that were limiting. In the digital era, it will have to come from the soul alone."
Jaron Lanier

"Great indebtedness does not make men grateful, but vengeful; and if a little charity is not forgotten, it turns into a gnawing worm."
Friedrich Nietzsche

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