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S. I. Hayakawa
(1906-1992) born on
Jul 18
US scholar, university president, politician. He is best known for his popular writings on semantics and for his career as president of San Francisco State College.
         
   
F
It is not true that we only have one life to live; if we can read, we can live as many lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish.

R
I'm going to speak my mind because I have nothing to lose.
A
It is the individual who knows how little they know about themselves who stands the most reasonable chance of finding out something about themselves before they die.
N
Notice the difference between what happens when a man says to himself, "I have failed three times," and what happens when he says, "I am a failure."
K
You guys are both saying the same thing. The only reason you're arguing is because you're using different words.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Language in Thought and Action."
R: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997..
A: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
N: In "Quotations of Wit and Wisdom," ed. & John W. Garder et al., 1975.
K: Conversation in a dorm room quoted in "Language in Thought and Action."
   


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