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A Quote by James Cardinal Gibbons on reform and virtue

Reform must come from within, not from without. You cannot legislate for virtue.

James Cardinal Gibbons (1834 - 1921)

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A Quote by George Herbert Walker Bush on reform and world

You do not reform a world by ignoring it.

George H.W. Bush (1924 -)

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on correction, freedom, energy, and reform

The outward freedom that we shall attain will only be in exact proportion to the inward freedom to which we may have grown at a given moment. And if this is a correct view of freedom, our chief energy must be concentrated on achieving reform from within.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by Elizabeth Hardwick on desires, idealism, practice, and reform

Letters are useful as a means of expressing the ideal self. . . . In letters we can reform without practice, beg without humiliation, snip and shape embarrassing experiences to the measure of our own desires. . . .

Elizabeth Hardwick (1916 -)

Source: "A View of My Own, " Anderson, Millay and Crane in Their Letters, 1953.

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A Quote by Claude Frédéric Bastiat on disorder, order, and reform

It is easier to show the disorder that must accompany reform than the order that should follow it.

Claude Bastiat (1801 - 1850)

Source: The Law, 1850

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A Quote by Clarence Seward Darrow on hope, reform, and world

At twenty a man is full of fight and hope. He wants to reform the world. When he is seventy he still wants to reform the world, but he know he can't.

Clarence Darrow (1857 - 1938)

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A Quote by Bonnell Thornton on danger, reform, repentance, and path

Some often repent, yet never reform; they resemble a man traveling in a dangerous path, who frequently starts and stops, but never turns back.

Bonnell Thornton

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A Quote by Bertrand Arthur William Russell on desires, progress, reform, understanding, and world

The desire to understand the world and the desire to reform it are the two great engines of progress.

Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970)

Source: Marriage and Morals.

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A Quote by Arthur Dunn on belief, fighting, honesty, intelligence, energy, organize, reform, sales, truth, and weapons

Personal magnetism is a mixture of rugged Honesty, pulsating Energy, and self-organized Intelligence. I believe, absolutely, that truth is the strongest and most powerful weapon a man can use, whether he is fighting for a reform or fighting for a sale.

Arthur Dunn

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A Quote by Art Buchwald on past, reform, and taxes

Tax reform is taking the taxes off things that have been taxed in the past and putting taxes on things that haven't been taxed before.

Art Buchwald (1925 -)

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