Marilyn vos Savant

1946 -

A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on knowledge, wisdom, study, and observation

To acquire knowledge, one must study.To acquire wisdom one must observe.

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on courage, intelligence, and world

There's plenty of intelligence in the world, but the courage to do things differently is in short supply.

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on life and time

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Relatively few of us will find the time--or take it--to live an ever enlarging life.

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on achievement, success, and weakness

Success is achieved by development of our strengths, not by elimination of our weakness.

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on ability, happiness, and success

Success may be the ability to be happy with whatever we're stuck with.

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on theory

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Q: What is the difference between a hypothesis and a theory? A: Think of a hypothesis as a card. A theory is a house made of hypotheses.

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on good and ideas

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A good idea will keep you awake during the morning, but a great idea will keep you awake during the night.

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on behavior, competition, garden, individuality, life, people, and survival

Loving behavior contributes to the group at the expense of the individual. Competition contributes to the survival of the individual at the expense of the group. In the garden of life, some people are more like flowers, and other people are more like weeds.

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on action, change, direction, society, and strength

The magnitude of an action may change not only the strength of its impact, but the direction. If you became a dentist, for example, you would certainly be an asset to our society. But what if everyone became a dentist? Who would bake the bread? Who would build the houses?

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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A Quote by Marilyn vos Savant on home and opportunity

If you never heard opportunity knock, maybe you're never at home.

Marilyn vos Savant (1946 -)

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