Quotes by Mary Manin Boggs

My ideas are a curse. They spring from a radical discontent With the awful order of things.

Mary Manin Boggs

When we hold back on life, life holds us back.

Mary Manin Boggs

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Unity in things necessary, liberty in things doubtful, charity in everything.

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A threat is basically a means for establishing a bargaining position by inducing fear in the subject. When a threat is used, it should always be implied that the subject himself is to blame by using words such as "You leave me no other choice but to..."

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We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

Whoever feels pain in hearing a good character of his neighbor, will feel a pleasure in the reverse. And those who despair to rise in distinction by their virtues, are happy if others can be depressed to a level of themselves.

Benjamin Franklin

Art is one thing that can go on mattering once it has stopped hurting.

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Muscles come and go; flab lasts.

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