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Quotes of the Day for 30 October 2001 – Stars (Again)

Yesterday's quotes addressed the stars as physical objects - radiant globular furnaces. Today I've chosen some that are more metaphorical, even poetic.

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The quotes:

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
     - Oscar Wilde

I have stopped sleeping inside. A house is too small, too confining. I want the whole world, and the stars too.
     - Sue Hubbell

We need to learn to set our course by the stars, not by the light of every passing ship.
     - General Omar Nelson Bradley, 1893 - 1981

Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to play, and to look up at the stars.
     - Henry Van Dyke, 1852 - 1933

I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.
     - Og Mandino

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