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William James Quotes

(1842-1910), American Psychologist, Professor, Author

Wisdom is learning what to overlook.

Category: Wisdom

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

Category: Wisdom

If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system.

Category: Worry

The sovereign cure for worry is prayer.

Category: Worry

Where quality is the thing sought after, the thing of supreme quality is cheap, whatever the price one has to pay for it.

Category: Worth

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Category: Writers And Writing