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Unlimited economic growth has the marvelous quality of stilling discontent while maintaining privilege, a fact that has not gone unnoticed among liberal economists.


Noam Chomsky


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90% of the divorces are initiated by women. That is really odd. Why? What's going on? What's the great discontent at the heart of it?


Bob Geldof


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It was my dream that I had clenched in a fist of discontent and wouldn't release. But time had now pried every finger open. There is peace in an open and upraised hand that isn't grasping for anything.


Laurel Lee


#clenched #discontent #dream #every #finger

Man is insatiable for power; he is infantile in his desires and, always discontented with what he has, loves only what he has not. People complain of the despotism of princes; they ought to complain of the despotism of man.


Joseph de Maistre


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I never saw a discontented tree. They grip the ground as though they liked it, and though fast rooted they travel about as far as we do.


John Muir


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A discontented young fellow, filled with self pride; he certainly should have considered it an honor to be sent on so respectable an embassy as he was.


Zebulon Pike


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The sweltering summer of the Negro's legitimate discontent will not pass until there is an invigorating autumn of freedom and equality.


Martin Luther King, Jr.


#autumn #discontent #freedom #invigorating #legitimate

Woman's discontent increases in exact proportion to her development.


Elizabeth Cady Stanton


#discontent #exact #her #increases #proportion

We are, perhaps, uniquely among the earth's creatures, the worrying animal. We worry away our lives, fearing the future, discontent with the present, unable to take in the idea of dying, unable to sit still.


Lewis Thomas


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Everything becomes so problematic because of basic faults: from a discontent with myself.


Anna Freud


#because #becomes #discontent #everything #faults






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