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"Most people are other people, their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation" ~Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

 

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A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson - [Instinct]

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A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not mend.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes - [Instinct]

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An absolute can only be given in an intuition, while all the rest has to do with analysis. We call intuition here the sympathy by which one is transported into the interior of an object in order to coincide with what there is unique and consequently inexpressible in it. Analysis, on the contrary, is the operation which reduces the object to elements already known.
~ Henri L. Bergson - [Instinct]

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An idea ran back and forward in his head like a blind man, knocking over the solid furniture.
~ Anonymous - [Inspiration]

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Here is the secret of inspiration: Tell yourself that thousands and tens of thousands of people, not very intelligent and certainly no more intelligent than the rest of us, have mastered problems as difficult as those that now baffle you.
~ William Feather - [Inspiration]

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I didn't have to think up so much as a comma or a semicolon; it was all given, straight from the celestial recording room. Weary, I would beg for a break, an intermission, time enough, let's say, to go to the toilet or take a breath of fresh air on the balcony. Nothing doing!
~ Henry Miller - [Inspiration]

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If men as individuals surrender to the call of their elementary instincts, avoiding pain and seeking satisfaction only for their own selves, the result for them all taken together must be a state of insecurity, of fear, and of promiscuous misery.
~ Albert Einstein - [Instinct]

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Instinct is action taken in pursuance of a purpose, but without conscious perception of what the purpose is.
~ Van Hartmann - [Instinct]

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Instinct is the nose of the mind.
~ Madame de Girardin - [Instinct]

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Instinct is untaught ability.
~ Alexander Bain - [Instinct]

 

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