exercise

A Quote by John Stuart Mill on exercise, individuality, and oppression

We have a right, also, in various ways, to act upon our unfavorable opinion of anyone, not to the oppression of his individuality, but in the exercise of ours.

John Stuart Mill (1806 - 1873)

Source: On Liberty, 1859

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A Quote by John Maynard, Baron Keynes of Tilton on exercise, history, influence, men, and socialism

Marxian Socialism must always remain a portent to the historians of opinion - how a doctrine so illogical and so dull can have exercised so powerful and enduring an influence over the minds of men, and, through them, the events of history.

John Maynard (1883 - 1946)

Source: The End of Laissez-Faire, 1925

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A Quote by John Marshall on exercise, government, and principles

The federal government is acknowledged by all to be one of enumerated powers. The principle, that it can exercise only the powers granted to it . . . is now universally admitted.

John Marshall (1755 - 1835)

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A Quote by John M. Capozzi on exercise, gold, justice, and needs

Dig where the gold is - unless you just need some exercise.

John M. Capozzi

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A Quote by John Kenneth Galbraith on conservatism, exercise, philosophy, selfishness, and superiority

The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.

John Galbraith (1908 -)

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A Quote by John Kenneth Galbraith on commitment, economics, exercise, intuition, and questions

There can be no question, however, that prolonged commitment to mathematical exercises in economics can be damaging. It leads to the atrophy of judgement and intuition...

John Galbraith (1908 -)

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A Quote by John Dryden on doctors, exercise, god, health, and work

Better to hunt in fields for health unbought Than fee the doctor for a nauseous draught. The wise for cure on exercise depend; God never made his work for man to mend.

John Dryden (1631 - 1700)

Source: Epistle to John Dryden of Chesterton

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A Quote by John Aubrey on exercise, fatherhood, men, neighbors, speech, style, and trade

Mr. William Shakespeare was born at Stratford upon Avon in the county of Warwick. His father was a butcher, and I have been told heretofore by some of the neighbors, that when he was a boy he exercised his father's trade, but when he killed a calf he would do it in a high style and make a speech. Ben Jonson and he did gather humors of men daily wherever they came.

John Aubrey (1626 - 1697)

Source: Brief Lives, edited 1898

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A Quote by John Andrew Holmes on exercise, heart, and people

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

John Andrew Holmes

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A Quote by Jacques Barzun on education, exercise, mind, and pleasure

The test and use of a man's education is that he finds pleasure in the exercise of his mind.

Jacques Barzun (1907 -)

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