Poetry asks people to have values, form opinions, care about some other part of experience besides making money and being successful on the job.

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The poor North has much to do with slavery. It staggers under its load and smarts under its lash.

By : Gerrit Smith

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At that point, the movie was called Wild Force. Everything fell apart, eventually - our financing completely fell apart - and we were never able to make that film.

By : Renny Harlin

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A Green Party candidate would be very different from a Democrat or Republican and should be heard.

By : Peter Camejo

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It is good a philosopher should remind himself, now and then, that he is a particle pontificating on infinity.

By : Ariel Durant

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Risk means everything from being honest about your faith, to moving, to quitting a job that's paying you a fortune but it's not what's in your heart. Risking things is one of the biggest fears we have.

By : John Tesh

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What power can poverty have over a home where loving hearts are beating with a consciousness of untold riches of the head and heart?

By : Orison Swett Marden

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I'm not a big fan of religion for that reason. But I am a true believer in God, and I have great faith, and I think that a spiritual connection with something is a really important part of our experience. That doesn't necessarily have anything to do with the church.

By : Shaun Cassidy

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Yes, romance has found it's way into my heart in the past.

By : Michelle Trachtenberg

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When truth has no burning, then it is philosophy, when it gets burning from the heart, it becomes poetry.

By : Muhammad Iqbal

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A healthy degree of party unity among Democrats and Republicans has deteriorated into bitter partisan warfare.

By : Thomas E. Mann

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I very rarely saw Tom Kite around. I've talked to Tom about it. I don't think Michael Jordan needed to be on the captain's cart with Kite

By : Payne Stewart

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I have never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. A man thinking or working is always alone, let him be where he will.

By : Henry David Thoreau

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