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waste Quotes

16 of the best book quotes about waste
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“Learning without thought is labour lost; thought without learning is perilous.”
Confucius
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“Nothing my Father and I have made is ever wasted,” he said quietly, “and the little wild flowers have a wonderful lesson to teach.”
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“Humans, who have been given the task to lovingly steer the world, instead plunder her, with no consideration other than their immediate needs. And they give little thought to their own children, who will inherit their lack of love.”
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“My life looks as if it had been wasted for want of chances! When I see what you know, what you have read, and seen, and thought, I feel what a nothing I am!”
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“He wasted his wishes on wishing.”
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“It’s such a shame to waste time. We always think we have so much of it.”
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“And there is nothing wastes so rapidly as liberality, for even whilst you exercise it you lose the power to do so.”
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“It’s bad enough wasting time without killing it.”
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“I am afraid. Not of life, or death, or nothingness, but of wasting it as if I had never been.”
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“She taught me this above all else: things which don’t shift and grow are dead things. They are things the witchery people want. Witchery works to scare people, to make them fear growth.”
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“Life is wasted on the living.”
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“The universe is a pretty big place. If it’s just us, seems like an awful waste of space.”
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″ ‘Oh dear,’ said Mrs Brown.‘We really shall have to give him a bath as soon as we get indoors. It’s getting everywhere.’ Paddington looked thoughtful. It wasn’t so much that he didn’t like baths; he really didn’t mind being covered with jam and cream. It seemed a pity to wash it all off quite so soon.
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“A dinosaur held his nose as he looked around.”
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“Smoke and fumes and waste and rubbish poured out and piled up.”
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“I told Ma once the Howards had a room just for company, a room just for books, and a room just for plants, and she said that was three rooms too many. First time I ever saw any envy in my ma.”

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