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I believe life is a series of near misses. A lot of what we ascribe to luck is not luck at all. It's seizing the day and accepting responsibility for your future. It's seeing what other people don't see And pursuing that vision.


Howard Schultz


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In the last fifty years science has advanced more than in the 2,000 previous years and given mankind greater powers over the forces of nature than the ancients ascribed to their gods.


John Boyd Orr


#ascribed #fifty #forces #given #gods

Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence.


Napoleon Bonaparte


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Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than your own.


James M. Barrie


#meaner #motives #never #opponent #own

No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to ascribe to it many inconsistencies.


Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton


#author #character #consistent #drew #ever

Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the movements which I ascribe to the Earth, in order that this book might contain, as it were, the general scheme of the universe.


Nicolaus Copernicus


#book #contain #course #describe #earth

People don't realize what a brilliant politician Lincoln was. Looking back, we want to ascribe a level of providence to his every decision but he was a cunning and calculating politician; from the cultivation of his image as a hayseed from Illinois, to his ability to keep this country together under dire circumstances.


Henry Louis Gates


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Anything that we think is incredible and beautiful and wonderful, we ascribe to something that we don't know what it is.


Chris Martin


#ascribe #beautiful #incredible #know #something

It was a shock to people of the nineteenth century when they discovered, from observations science had made, that many features of the biological world could be ascribed to the elegant principle of natural selection.


Michael Behe


#biological #century #could #discovered #elegant

You will not dishonor the divine perfections by judgments unworthy of them, provided you never judge of Him by yourself, provided you do not ascribe to the Creator the imperfections and limitations of created beings.


Nicolas Malebranche


#beings #created #creator #dishonor #divine






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