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There are no differences but differences of degree between different degrees of difference and no difference.


William James

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No matter the differences between them, brothers are brothers.
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Those subtle differences (in returns of index funds) make a big difference over the long term.
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In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But in practice, there is.
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In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice, there is.
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In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice, there is.
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There was no difference between the behavior of a god and the operations of pure chance
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But no. There is a difference between the truth and what we wish were true.
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Ideological differences are no excuse for rudeness
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They are differences but there are a lot of similarities.
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SOCRATES: They have differences of opinion, as you say, about good and evil, just and unjust, honour...
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Again, most of the chief distinctions marked by economic terms are differences not of kind but of de...
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Humans will never settle their differences because difference is THE BIG BUSINESS!!
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Little differences - like a letter in a word - make all the difference in the world.
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There are no innocents. There are, however, different degrees of responsibility.
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Vitiligo is just another difference, like freckles, big hair, tiny ears Everyone has differences.
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In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.
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In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice; In practice, there is.
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In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.
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The difference is no less real because it is of degree.
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The difference is no less real because it is of degree
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The differences between women are all cosmetic.
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In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues...
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Goods move in response to price differences from points of low to points of higher price, the moveme...
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There's one major difference between James Bond and me. He is able to sort out problems!
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Basically there is no difference between whites and blacks, browns and yellows. I decided to think n...
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Choice can be baffling when it's hard to tell the differences between the different plans.
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The differences between friends cannot but reinforce their friendship
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The differences between friends cannot but reinforce their friendship.
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We support the freedom of expression but respect [the differences] between cultures.
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There are a lot of similarities. But a lot of differences, too.
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At this moment, you are seamlessly flowing with the cosmos. There is no difference between your brea...
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There is no dramatic difference in happiness on the part of people who are wealthy.
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There are no visible signs of economic reform, There's a big difference.
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The differences between the sexes are the single most important fact of human society.
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To the young there are no degrees of old just as there are no degrees of dead - either you are, or y...
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There is but an inch of difference between a cushioned chamber and a padded cell.
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There was no difference between my characters and the life my readers were going to have to face.
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She felt there was no difference between her and the sacrificial hen with a rag tied to its neck.
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There is but an inch of difference between a cushioned chamber and a padded cell.
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We have no differences because we have nothing in common.
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Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common ha...
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I will act as if what I do makes a difference.
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This paper gives wrong solutions to trivial problems. The basic error, however, is not new.
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Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resources are than we had supposed.
WILLIAM JAMES
Everybody should do at least two things each day that he hates to do, just for practice.
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No matter how full a reservoir of maxims one may possess, and no matter how good one's sentiments ma...
WILLIAM JAMES
Get but that "peace of God which passeth understanding," and the questions of the understanding will...
WILLIAM JAMES
The exclusive worship of the bitch-goddess Success is our national disease.
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First, you know, a new theory is attacked as absurd; then it is admitted to be true, but obvious and...
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Human beings are born into this little span of life of which the best thing is its friendships and i...
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The university most worthy of rational admiration is that one in which your lonely thinker can feel ...
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The first thing to learn in intercourse with others is non-interference with their own peculiar ways...
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Cramming seeks to stamp things in by intense application immediately before the ordeal. But a thing ...
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Never suffer an exception to occur till the new habit is securely rooted in your life. Each lapse is...
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The highest flights of charity, devotion, trust, patience, bravery to which the wings of human natur...
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An unlearned carpenter of my acquaintance once said in my hearing: 'There is very little difference ...
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Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along ...
WILLIAM JAMES
The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that will outlast it.
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Truth, as any dictionary will tell you, is a property of certain of our ideas. It means their "agree...
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