„I do not insist that I am right: I merely think so.“

Discrepancies among the Social Sciences (1981)

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William H. McNeill
1917 - 2016

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„I insist on a lot of time being spent, almost every day, to just sit and think. That is very uncommon in American business. I read and think. So I do more reading and thinking, and make less impulse decisions than most people in business. I do it because I like this kind of life.“

—  Warren Buffett American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist 1930

http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/239763 "10 Brilliant Quotes From Warren Buffett, America's Second-Richest Person " entrepreneur.com (13 November 2014)
Quotes from the press

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„I am the object of criticism around the world. But I think that since I am being discussed, then I am on the right track.“

—  Kim Jong-il General Secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea 1941 - 2011

Conversation with Konstantin Pulikovsky (Summer 2001), quoted in his book Orient Express
Behnke, Alison. Kim Jong Il's North Korea http://books.google.ba/books?id=cdQ8QZU6H0MC&printsec=frontcover&dq=kim+jong+il&source=bl&ots=qNQT5KQLoZ&sig=OguwgfrkTQ-eOqbqUCBWSnQAe-k&hl=hr&sa=X&ei=7VJWUPC3OK_74QSxmoGQBg&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=kim%20jong%20il&f=false
Variante: I know I'm an object of criticism in the world, but if I am being talked about, I must be doing the right things.

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„I am no longer Chelsea coach and I do not have to defend them any more, so I think it is correct if I say Drogba is a diver.“

—  José Mourinho Portuguese association football player and manager 1963

http://www.insideworldsoccer.com/2008/10/drogba-is-diver-says-mourinho.html
2008

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„I love you so much, so incredibly much," he went on, "and I forget when you're close to me, I forget who you are. I forget that you're Jem's. I'd have to be the worst sort of person to think what I'm thinking right now. But I am thinking it.“

—  Cassandra Clare, livro Clockwork Princess

Variante: Will-"
"I love you so much, so incredibly much," he went on, "and when you're this close to me, I forget who you are. I forget you're Jem's. I'd have to be the worst sort of person to think what I'm thinking right now. But I am thinking it.
Fonte: Clockwork Princess

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„Always do what you're afraid to do.

I will prove myself strong when they think I am sick.
I will prove myself brave when they think I am weak.“

—  E. Lockhart, livro We Were Liars

Variante: I will prove myself strong when they think I am sick. I will prove myself brave when they think I am weak -Cady Sinclair
Fonte: We Were Liars

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„I think I am, therefore I am. I think.“

—  George Carlin American stand-up comedian 1937 - 2008

Books, Napalm and Silly Putty (2001)

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„I was just a young lawyer thinking, What am I doing with my life? What am I doing with my career? As I watched [Hillary Clinton] on that stage I thought, Why aren’t I there? It was so poignant for me. And that’s what made me figure out how to get involved in politics.“

—  Kirsten Gillibrand United States Senator from New York 1966

Describing Hillary Clinton's influence on Gillibrand's entering politics
[The Reintroduction of Kirsten Gillibrand, Rodrick, Stephen, New York Magazine, New York Media Holdings, 2009-06-07, 2011-02-04, http://nymag.com/news/politics/57197/]

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