Words and Quotes
Alain de Botton
13 Mar 1900 // 20 Sep 1971
Presentation at the Nobel Banquet in Stockholm, 1963
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I am a monotonous and obstinate man who, for twenty years, has not ceased to say the same things over and over again.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
"For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
"Our destiny exercises its influence over us even when, as yet, we have not learned its nature: it is our future that lays down the law of our today."
Human, All Too Human
"A crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love."
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