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It is not all bad, this getting old, ripening. After the fruit has got its growth it should juice up and mellow. God forbid I should live long enough to ferment and rot and fall to the ground in a squash. (Quote by - Josh Billings)

Surely it is time for Jews, worried over the huge growth of Arabs in Israel, to consider finishing the exchange of populations that began 35 years ago. (Quote by - Meir Kahane)

The English countryside, its growth and its destruction, is a genuine and tragic theme. (Quote by - E. M. Forster)

Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss nature leads, or you shall learn nothing. (Quote by - Thomas Huxley)

Everything is a gift of the universe -- even joy, anger, jealously, frustration, or separateness. Everything is perfect either for our growth or our enjoyment. (Quote by - Ken Keyes Jr)

The lofty oak from a small acorn grows. (Quote by - Lewis Duncombe)

True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity, before it is entitled to the appellation. (Quote by - George Washington)

We grow because we struggle, we learn and overcome. (Quote by - R C Allen)

Besides that, when elsewhere the harvest of wheat is most abundant, there it comes up less by one-fourth than what you have sowed. There, methinks, it were a proper place for men to sow their wild oats, where they would not spring up. (Quote by - Titus Maccius Plautus)

Growth is never by mere chance; it is the result of forces working together. (Quote by - James Cash Penney)

In a narrow circle the mind contracts. Man grows with his expanded needs. (Quote by - Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller)

You cannot hammer a girl into anything. She grows as a flower does, she will wither without sun; she will decay in her sheath as a narcissus will if you do not give her air enough; she might fall and defile her head in dust if you leave her without help at some moments in her life; but you cannot fetter her; she must take her own fair form and way if she take any. (Quote by - John Ruskin)

A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

I did not have implants, I just had a growth spurt. (Quote by - Britney Spears)

Alas! worse every day! this colony grows backward like the tail of a calf. (Quote by - Petronius Arbiter)

Growth itself contains the germ of happiness. (Quote by - Pearl S. Buck)

Oh! what a vile and abject thing is man unless he can erect himself above humanity. Here is a bon mot and a useful desire, but equally absurd. For to make the handful bigger than the hand, the armful bigger then the arm, and to hope to stride further than the stretch of our legs, is impossible and monstrous . He may lift himself if God lend him His hand of special grace; he may lift himself by means wholly celestial. It is for our Christian religion, and not for his Stoic virtue, to pretend to this divine and miraculous metamorphosis. (Quote by - Michael Eyquen de Montaigne)

Growth begins when we begin to accept our own weakness (Quote by - Jean Vanier)

This is at the heart of all good education, where the teacher asks students to think and engages them in encouraging dialogues, constantly checking for understanding and growth. (Quote by - William Glasser)

If we look to the history of other nations, ancient or modern, we find no example of a growth so rapid, so gigantic, of a people so prosperous and happy. (Quote by - James Monroe)

The basic idea was that if a country would put its economy as an integrated piece of the world system, that it would benefit from that with economic growth. I concur with that basic view. (Quote by - Jeffrey Sachs)

Close scrutiny will show that most crisis situations are opportunities to either advance, or stay where you are. (Quote by - Dr Maxwell Maltz)

I think that our fundamental belief is that for us growth is a way of life and we have to grow at all times. (Quote by - Mukesh Ambani)

The growth of understanding follows an ascending spiral rather than a straight line (Quote by - Joanna Field)

Men are but children of a larger growth, Our appetites as apt to change as theirs, And full as craving too, and full as vain. (Quote by - Diane Arbus)

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