A Quote by Søren Aabye Kierkegaard on life, schoolboys, cheat, copy, answers, learn for yourself, experience, and self-realization

There are many people who reach their conclusions about life like schoolboys: they cheat their master by copying the answer out of a book without having worked the sum out for themselves.

Soren Kierkegaard (1813 - 1855)

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A Quote by Steven Pressfield on creative, work, cheat, give, and world

Creative work is not a selfish act or a bid for attention on the part of the actor. It's a gift to the world and every being in it. Don't cheat us of your contribution. Give us what you've got.

Steven Pressfield

Source: The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles, Pages: 165

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A Quote by Carol Shields on recounting, life, cheat, stories, and distorted

The recounting of a life is a cheat...even our own stories are obscenely distorted...

Carol Shields

Source: The Stone Diaries

Contributed by: Kimpossible

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