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importance Quotes

38 of the best book quotes about importance
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“It’s not what you like but what you are like that’s important.”
Nick Hornby
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High Fidelity
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“Because for some of us, books are as important as almost anything else on earth. What a miracle it is that out of these small, flat, rigid squares of paper unfolds world after world after world, worlds that sing to you, comfort and quiet or excite you.”
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“The most important word a man can say are, ‘I will do better.‘”
Dalinar Kholin
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“Listen, Tally. That’s not what’s important to me. What’s inside you matters a lot more.”
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“The goal has to be right for us, and it has to be beneficial, in order to ensure a beneficial process. But aside from that, it’s really the process that’s important.”
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“Dogs have important jobs, like barking when the doorbell rings, but cats have no function in a house whatsoever.”
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“And, most important of all for one who had taken so long to grow up, he thought he had learned not to be the slave to his emotions.”
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“You’re you, you see, and nobody else. You are you, right?”
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“The man who has God for his treasure has all things in One.”
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“Make a list of what is really important to you. Embody it.”
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“These men around him, some of whom he had only known for months, were more important to him than life itself. ”
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“It feels strange not to talk to my mom about something, someone, who’s becoming so important to me. My mom and I are drifting apart, but not because we’re spending less time together. And not because Olly’s replacing her. We’re drifting apart because for the first time in my life, I have a secret to keep.”
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“Ask yourself the question, ‘Will this matter a year from now?’ ”
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″‘Seth, the artifact we are looking for is very important. In the wrong hands it could be extremely dangerous. It could even lead to the end of the world.‘”
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“But now, as an examining magistrate, Ivan Ilych felt that everyone without exception, even the most important and self-satisfied, was in his power, and that he need only write a few words on a sheet of paper with a certain heading, and this or that important, self- satisfied person would be brought before him in the role of an accused person or a witness, and if he did not choose to allow him to sit down, would have to stand before him and answer his questions.”
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“It is not the destination that matters, but how one arrives there.”
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“Sometimes the prize is not worth the costs. The means by which we achieve victory are as important as the victory itself.”
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“The basic confrontation which seemed to be colonialism versus anti-colonialism, indeed capitalism versus socialism, is already losing its importance.”
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It was as Harry suspected. Everyone here seemed to have been invited because they were connected to somebody well-known or influential – everyone except Ginny.
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“Winn-Dixie started to snore, and I nudged him with my foot to try to make him quit. I wanted to hear the rest of the story. It was important to me to hear how Littmus survived after losing everything he loved.”
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“You can find something truly important in an ordinary minute.”
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“Being chosen is the greatest gift you can give to another human being.”
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“nothing matters and we know nothing matters and that matters...”
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“They have accepted me as an individual, as a personality, as an entity. I belong! I am important! I am somebody!”
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“Life’s impermanence, I realized, is what makes every single day so precious. It’s what shapes our time here. It’s what makes it so important that not a single moment be wasted.”
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“Sweetheart, I know high school might not feel important, but it’s the foundation for the rest of your life.”
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“When the reason is big enough, you will be willing to perform almost any how.”
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“What is now important is the courage he displayed in support of his convictions.”
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“The alchemy that is friendship mixed with attraction is important. The alchemy that is two hearts, two minds, two lives, two particular laughs in silly melody is important.”
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“The Principle of Priority states (a) you must know the difference between what is urgent and what is important, and (b) you must do what’s important first.”
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“A lot of people think being happy means being rich or important.”
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“To see ourselves as others see us is a most salutary gift. Hardly less important is the capacity to see others as they see themselves.”
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“You must value learning above everything else.”
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“The most important thing anyone can do is raise their kids well.”
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“It’s a very important name – I don’t expect there are many bears in the world called Paddington!”
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“A habit is something you do so often you don’t even have to think about it. Habits are a very important part of our lives. And most of them are good- like brushing your teeth and combing your fur when you get up in the morning, and looking both ways before crossing the road. But some habits aren’t so good.”
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“We have rules about strangers- and they’re important!”
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“Everything in Binn, depends on our Patrol Cats. They are more important than our army, our navy, and our fire department too, for they keep the Nizzards away from the Dike Trees, and the Dike Trees keep the ocean back out of our land.”

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