„Philosophers are people who know less and less about more and more, until they know nothing about everything. Scientists are people who know more and more about less and less, until they know everything about nothing.“

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„[…]schools reward people who study more and more about less and less.“

—  Robert T. Kiyosaki American finance author , investor 1947

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„Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.“

—  Marie Curie French-Polish physicist and chemist 1867 - 1934

Response to a reporter seeking an interview during a vacation with her husband in Brittany, who mistaking her for a housekeeper, asked her if there was anything confidential she could recount, as quoted in Living Adventures in Science‎ (1972), by Henry Thomas and Dana Lee Thomas
This is stated to be a declaration she often made to reporters, in Madame Curie : A Biography (1937) by Eve Curie Labouisse, as translated by Vincent Sheean, p. 222
Variante: In science, we must be interested in things, not in persons.

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„As you care less about what people think of you, you will care more about what others think of themselves.“

—  Stephen R. Covey, livro The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

Fonte: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

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Tad Williams photo

„She didn’t know which she liked less, having people tell lies about her or having people know the truth.“

—  Tad Williams novelist 1957

Fonte: Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, To Green Angel Tower (1993), Part 1, Chapter 2, “Chains of Many Kinds” (p. 71).

Elizabeth Warren photo

„The American people deserve a Congress that worries less about helping big banks, and more about helping regular people who have been cheated on mortgages, on credit cards, on student loans and on credit reports.“

—  Elizabeth Warren 28th United States Senator from Massachusetts 1949

As quoted in "Sen. Elizabeth Warren slams Republicans: Worry less about helping big banks" by Eric W. Dolan, in Raw Story (12 March 2013) https://www.rawstory.com/2013/03/sen-elizabeth-warren-slams-republicans-worry-less-about-helping-big-banks/

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„The secret to feeling great about yourself is not to be found in searching for people who are less than you and then show yourself superior to them, but in searching for people who are more than you and then show yourself worthy of their company.“

—  Erik Naggum Norwegian computer programmer 1965 - 2009

Re: CLL statistics for 2002 (was: Looking for Lisp compiler) http://www.xach.com/naggum/articles/3250612397276876@naggum.no.html (Usenet article).
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„As a purely mathematical fact, people who sleep less live more.“

—  Amy Chua, livro Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

Fonte: Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

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Helmut Schmidt photo

„Nothing is more important than pastoral care for people in need. […] For me, nothing is less important than theology.“

—  Helmut Schmidt Chancellor of West Germany 1974-1982 1918 - 2015

im Gespräch mit Hans Küng über den Weltethos, 2007, YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3S4KhE6nzzQ#t=5m8s

„Endless fascination with nature—nothing more and nothing less—is the key to enlisting people in the fight to save biodiversity.“

—  Reed Noss 1952

p. xv https://books.google.com/books/about/Forgotten_Grasslands_of_the_South.html?id=9ZOaZZbukBwC&pg=PR15
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„Fighting wars is not so much about killing people as it is about finding things out. The more you know, the more likely you are to win a battle.“

—  Tom Clancy American author 1947 - 2013

1990s, Schafer interview (1995)
Contexto: Fighting wars is not so much about killing people as it is about finding things out. The more you know, the more likely you are to win a battle. Take the AEGIS system in the navy. It's a radar computer system for air-battle management. What it does is give the commander an extra 15 minutes to decide what he's going to do to fight a battle, and those 15 minutes are decisively important.

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