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makers Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about makers
  1. #1
    “We are born makers. We move what we’re learning from our heads to our hearts through our hands.”
  2. #2
    “We do not believe that we ‘grow’ our lives - we believe that we ‘make’ them. Just listen to how we use the word in everyday speech: we make time, make friends, make meaning, make money, make a living, make love.”
  3. #3
    “I once heard Alan Watts observe that a Chinese child will ask, “How does a baby grow?” But an American child will ask, “How do you make a baby?” From an early age, we absorb our culture’s arrogant conviction that we manufacture everything, reducing the world to mere “raw material” that lacks all value until we impose our designs and labor on it.”
  4. #4
    “We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. ...”
  5. #5
    “At the threshold of the new day stands the Lord who made it.”