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«Every person is responsible for all the good within the scope of his abilities, and for no more»
«At twenty you have many desires which hide the truth, but beyond forty there are only real and fragile truths - your abilities and your failings»
«As we advance in life, we learn the limits of our abilities.»
«Communism is a society where each one works according to his abilities and gets according to his needs»
«Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed»
Author: Thomas More
«From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.»
«Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.»
«Do your duty, to the best of your abilities, for the Lord without any selfish motive, and remember God at all times - before starting a work, at the completion of a task, and while inactive.»
«How very seldom do you encounter in the world a man of great abilities, acquirements, experience, who will unmask his mind, unbutton his brains, and pour forth in careless and picturesque phrase all the results of his studies and observation; his knowledge of men, books, and nature. On the contrary, if a man has by any chance an original idea, he hoards it as if it were old gold; and rather avoids the subject with which he is most conversant, from fear that you may appropriate his best thoughts.»
Author: Benjamin Disraeli
, Prime Minister
, book of knowledge
, Brain may
, old gold
, on the contrary
, pour forth
«Every person is responsible for all the good within the scope of his abilities, and for no more, and none can tell whose sphere is the largest.»