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E. P. Thompson Quotes and Sayings

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I have become a prisoner of the peace movement.
But you can't say that the termination is coming and
then say that you are going back to your own garden to dig.
- E. P. Thompson

The talk about balance, nuclear balance,
seems to me to be metaphysical and doesn't seem to be real at all.
- E. P. Thompson

I am convinced that we are in a terminal process.
- E. P. Thompson

For two decades the state has been taking liberties,
and these liberties were once ours.
- E. P. Thompson

 

There are no European voices at Geneva,
there are no European voices at START.
- E. P. Thompson

I will hear no talk that there are no intermediate-range
weapons on the NATO side.
- E. P. Thompson

I don't care tuppence whether I'm forced into a leadership position or not.
I'd much sooner not.
- E. P. Thompson

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The missiles come first, and the justifications come second.
- E. P. Thompson

The readings of Soviet society are as many as the experts you speak to.
In my view, it's a society that is overdue for measures
of democratization and organization.
- E. P. Thompson

I think that the U.S.
does have this very much more open attitude,
and I admire it very much and I think it's very important to the world.
But the information and the discussion sometimes come too late,
after the effective decision has been made.
- E. P. Thompson

I think you will find scientists that think like you in Germany and Britain,
and you will find politicians that think like Weinberger.
I think the most bellicose ruling group in the Western
world at the moment is the British.
- E. P. Thompson

You know as a scientist that both were developed completely
independently of each other in the laboratories.
And only afterward were the political situations contrived
out of which they could be justified.
- E. P. Thompson

Could I interrupt here, because there is an alternative explanation,
which you are particularly well placed to examine.
You know the argument that it is the alchemists in
the laboratories who invent the sweet new kits.
- E. P. Thompson

What we think, we become.
All that we are arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts, we make the world.
- The Buddha PHOTO

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent
about things that matter.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. PHOTO

The jump is so frightening
between where I am,
and where I want to be.
Because of all I may become,
I will close my eyes and leap.
- Mary Anne Radmacher PHOTO

When the vast cathedral of our being
becomes a sanctuary for all creation,
we become the face of God.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

If I try to be like him, who will be like me?
- Yiddish proverb

We must become the change we wish to see in the world.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi PHOTO

When I let go of what I am,
I become what I might be.
- Lao Tzu

Dare to dream of your great success.
Become intimate with those things
which deeply motivate you
and regularly work toward
the realization of that mission.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Become "a lover of what is."
- Byron Katie

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition -
they somehow already know what you truly want to become.
- Steve Jobs

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
- e. e. cummings

Appreciate again and again, freshly and naively,
the basic goods of life, with awe,
pleasure, wonder and even ecstasy,
however stale these experiences may have become to others.
- Abraham Maslow PHOTO

Be - don't try to become.
Being is enlightenment, becoming is ignorance.
- Osho

Pay attention to rainbows, and snowflakes,
butterflies and the songs of birds,
the crash of storm-driven waves
and the mirror-surface of a quiet pond.
Let the depths of nature become a part of your innermost being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Watch your thoughts, for they become words.
Watch your words, for they become actions.
Watch your actions, for they become habits.
Watch your habits, for they become character.
Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.
- Anonymous

To be what we are,
and to become what we are capable of becoming,
is the only end in life.
- Baruch Spinoza

Let today be the day that you choose
to become your own greatest Hero.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you find peace within yourself,
you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.
- Peace Pilgrim

If your actions inspire others to dream more,
learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
- John Quincy Adams

Great people are those who make others feel
that they, too, can become great.
- Mark Twain

Our ordinary mind always tries to persuade us
that we are nothing but acorns
and that our greatest happiness will be
to become bigger, fatter, shinier acorns;
but that is of interest only to pigs.
Our faith gives us knowledge of something better:
that we can become oak trees.
- E. F. Schumacher

When we blindly adopt a religion,
a political system, a literary dogma,
we become automatons. We cease to grow.
- Anais Nin

Become more and more innocent,
less knowledgeable and more childlike.
Take life as fun -
because that's precisely what it is!
- Osho

If you can dream it, you can become it.
- William Arthur Ward

The highest reward for a person's toil
is not what they get for it,
but what they become by it.
- John Ruskin

What you are is God's gift to you:
what you become is your gift to god.
- Anthony Dalla Villa

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it.
If you can dream it, you can become it.
- William Arthur Ward

By having a reverence for life,
we enter into a spiritual relation with the world.
By practicing reverence for life we become good, deep, and alive.
- Albert Schweitzer

You must not lose faith in humanity.
Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty,
the ocean does not become dirty.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

No one has ever become poor by giving.
- Anne Frank

Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
Don't be trapped by dogma -
which is living with the results of other people's thinking.
Don't let the noise of others' opinions
drown out your own inner voice.
And most important, have the courage
to follow your heart and intuition.
They somehow already know what you truly want to become.
Everything else is secondary.
- Steve Jobs

It is never too late to become what you might have been.
- George Eliot

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important
as what you become by achieving your goals.
- Henry David Thoreau

Try not to become a man of success,
but rather try to become a man of value.
- Albert Einstein

Success comes from knowing that
you did your best to become the best
that you are capable of becoming.
- John Wooden

Only when life is difficult,
are we challenged to become our greatest selves.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is not what we get.
But who we become, what we contribute...
that gives meaning to our lives.
- Tony Robbins

You become what you think about.
- Earl Nightingale

When any situation arises which tempts you to become disturbed,
say: "There is another way of looking at this."
- A Course In Miracles

An error does not become truth
by reason of multiplied propagation,
nor does truth become error because nobody sees it.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.
- Winston Churchill

The mind is everything.
What you think you become.
- The Buddha

Learn to become still. And to take your attention
away from what you don't want, and all the emotional charge around it,
and place your attention on what you wish to experience.
- Michael Beckwith

We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic.
Different people, different beliefs,
different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.
- Jimmy Carter

What we think, we become.
- The Buddha

May Your Most Beautiful Dreams Become Your Reality.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The only way to deal with an unfree world
is to become so absolutely free
that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
- Albert Camus

If I am happy in spite of my deprivations,
if my happiness is so deep that it is a faith,
so thoughtful that it becomes a philosophy of life.
If, in short, I am an optimist,
my testimony to the creed of optimism is worth hearing.
- Helen Keller
...
Helen Keller (1880-1968) overcame being both deaf and blind
to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist
for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war.

We are shaped by our thoughts;
we become what we think.
When the mind is pure, joy follows
like a shadow that never leaves.
- The Buddha

How you respond to the challenge in the second half
will determine what you become after the game,
whether you are a winner or a loser.
- Lou Holtz

You will become as small as your controlling desire;
as great as your dominant aspiration.
- James Allen

By respect for life we become religious in a way
that is elementary, profound and alive.
- Albert Schweitzer

As long as any adult thinks that he,
like the parents and teachers of old,
can become introspective,
invoking his own youth to understand
the youth before him,
he is lost.
- Margaret Mead

The moment we want to believe something,
we suddenly see all the arguments for it,
and become blind to the arguments against it.
- George Bernard Shaw

The things that have acquired unity are these:
Heaven by unity has become clear;
Earth by unity has become steady;
The Spirit by unity has become spiritual;
The Valley by unity has become full;
All things by unity have come into existence.
- Lao Tzu

I become happy when I choose to accept and love all of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.
Small people always do that,
but the really great make you feel that
you, too, can become great.
- Mark Twain

ANYONE may become a revealer of Truth
who lives in close contact with the indwelling God.
- Ernest Holmes


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