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Self-Sufficiency Quotes

We carry our homes within us which enables us to fly.

Author: John Cage (1912-1992)

Profession: American Composer

Be your own palace, or the world is your jail.

Author: John Donne (1572-1632)

Profession: British Metaphysical Poet

I don't need anyone to rectify my existence. The most profound relationship we will ever have is the one with ourselves.

Author: Shirley Maclaine (1934)

Profession: American Actress

The greatest thing in the world is to know how to be self-sufficient.

Author: Michel Eyquem De Montaigne (1533-1592)

Profession: French Philosopher, Essayist

Let me listen to myself and not to them.

Author: Gertrude Stein (1874-1946)

Profession: American Author