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preoccupation Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about preoccupation
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“I believe anyone with a preoccupation with the next world pretty clearly signals an inability to cope credibly with this one.”
Richard K. Morgan
author
Altered Carbon
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afterlife
untrustworthy
preoccupation
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“Upon the king! Let us our lives, our souls, our debts, our careful wives, our children, and our sins lay on the King! We must bear all. O hard condition, Twin-born with greatness, subject to the breath Of every fool, whose sense no more can feel But his own wringing.”
King Henry
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“Our worst fault is our preoccupation with the faults of others.”
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“You need to hear the truth about yourself as frequently as possible, because your mind is so preoccupied with false self-images.”
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“I have spent weeks in the desert, forgetting to look at the moon, he says, as a married man may spend days never looking into the face of his wife. These are not sins of omission but signs of preoccupation.”
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“In other words, wabi-sabi tells us to stop our preoccupation with success--wealth, status, power, and luxury--and enjoy the unencumbered life.”

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