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James Conant

"Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out." James Conant
As quoted in Gleanings in bee culture (1949) Volume 77; Volume 77 Reportedly spoken while Conant was lecturing at Harvard University. Add Category or Author

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"Each honest calling, each walk of life, has its own elite, its own aristocracy based on excellence of performance." James Conant
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Aristocracy    Performance   

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"Democracy is a small hard core of common agreement, surrounded by a rich variety of individual differences." James Conant
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Agreement   

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"Whether a man lives or dies in vain can be measured only by the way he faces his own problems, by the success or failure of the inner conflict within his own soul." James Conant
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Man   

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"Every vital organization owes its birth and life to an exciting and daring idea." James Conant
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"The turtle makes progress only when he sticks his neck out." James Conant
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Progress   

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"Behavior which appears superficially correct but is intrinsically corrupt always irritates those who see below the surface" James Conant
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Behavior   

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"Some of mankind's most terrible misdeeds have been committed under the spell of certain magic words or phrases" James Conant
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