exploring

A Quote by William B.‘Bill' Watterson II on exploring, magic, and world

Calvin: It's a magical world, Hobbes, Ol' Buddy . . . let's go exploring!

Bill Watterson (1958 -)

Source: Calvin's last words,12/31/95 (Calvin & Hobbes)

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A Quote by Ansel Adams on experience, exploring, time, and wisdom

In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.

Ansel Adams (1902 - 1984)

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A Quote by Amerigo Vespucci on america, animals, climate, exploring, and world

Those new regions [America] which we found and explored with the fleet . . . we may rightly call a New World . . . a continent more densely peopled and abounding in animals than our Europe or Asia or Africa; and, in addition, a climate milder than in any other region known to us.

Amerigo Vespucci (1454 - 1512)

Source: Letter called Mundus Novus, 1503, to Lorenzo Pier Francesco de’Medici, trans: Northrup, etc.

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A Quote by Alice M. Coats on exploring

It is apparent that no lifetime is long enough in which to explore the resources of a few square yards of ground.

Alice M. Coats

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A Quote by Alexander Hamilton on day, effort, exploring, genius, labor, lies, men, mind, people, study, and thought

Men give me credit for some genius. All the genius I have lies in this: When I have a subject in hand, I study it profoundly. Day and night it is before me. I explore it in all its bearings. My mind becomes pervaded with it. Then the effort which I have made is what people are pleased to call the fruit of genius. It is the fruit of labor and thought.

Alexander Hamilton (c.1756 - 1804)

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A Quote by Abbé Guillaume Thomas François Raynal on anticipation, chance, exploring, genius, and value

The only difference between a genius and one of common capacity is that the former anticipates and explores what the latter accidentally hits upon; but even the man of genius himself more frequently employs the advantages that chance presents him; it is the lapidary who gives value to the diamond which the peasant has dug up without knowing its value.

Abbe Guillaume Thomas Francois Raynal (1713 - 1796)

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