Quotes 4 De Day
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Nigeria's army and police were the country's first national institutions, and both are ironically older than the country Although Nigerians are reluctant to admit it, the itself. story Nigeria is to some extent the story of its army. There are few countries where the country's fate and that of its army are as of tightly interwoven as Nigeria. For the first 102 years of its existence, Nigeria's army was under British command. At various points in time, the army has played different roles as conqueror, destroyer, ruler and protector of the country it is supposed to defend. Without it, Nigeria would not exist. Yet it has a com- plex history, including its role as a tool that helped foreign invaders conquer its own people
##Everybody looks at oil and almost entirely forget that the percentage of jobs the oil sector creates is relatively small compared to the population; the introduction of more sophisticated exploration methods makes it even worse. Oil companies now look for smarter, leaner and cheaper operations. Where will these leave the economy? Good disposable income to the government with no real value to the people of the Niger Delta
A QUOTE BY Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche
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I say unto you: one must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. I say unto you: you still have chaos in yourselves. Alas, the time is coming when man will no longer give birth to a star. Alas, the time of the most despicable man is coming, he that is no longer able to despise himself. Behold, I show you the last man.
'What is love? What is creation? What is longing? What is a star?' - so asks the last man, and blinks.
The earth has become small, and on it hops the last man, who makes everything small. His race is as ineradicable as the flea; the last man lives longest.
'We have invented happiness,' - say the last men, and they blink. They have left the regions where it is hard to live; for they need warmth. One still loves one's neighbour and rubs against him; for one needs warmth.
Turning ill and being distrustful, they consider sinful: they walk warily. He is a fool who still stumbles over stones or men!
A little poison now and then: that makes for pleasant dreams. And much poison at the end for a pleasant death.
One still works, for work is a form of entertainment. But one is careful lest the entertainment be too harrowing. One no longer becomes poor or rich; both are too burdensome. Who still wants to rule? Who still wants to obey? Both are too burdensome.
No shepherd, and one herd! Everyone wants the same; everyone is the same: he who feels differently goes voluntarily into the madhouse.
'Formerly all the world was insane,' - say the subtlest of them, and they blink.
They are clever and know all that has happened: so there is no end to their derision. People still quarrel, but are soon reconciled - otherwise it upsets their stomachs.
They have their little pleasures for the day, and their little pleasures for the night, but they have a regard for health.
'We have invented happiness,' - say the last men, and they blink."
This quote speaks to Nietzsche's concept of the "last man," a hypothetical future human who has become complacent, satisfied with a mediocre existence devoid of passion, creativity, or struggle. Nietzsche believed that this type of person was antithetical to the human spirit, which he saw as striving for greatness and transcendence. The quote also emphasizes the importance of chaos and struggle as necessary ingredients for personal growth and the creation of something truly great.
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Life is sad at times but it's up to you to make yourself happy.
Jonathan Swift's Top 7 Words Of Wisdom
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Don't fear to be wrong.
Money is useful. Love of it is hazardous.
Dig where you stand.
Go further than you may think you can.
Put down the extra, unnecessary baggage you are carrying.
Be good to yourself in simple ways.
Be open to the idea that you can always learn.
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Hello Guys! How have you been?
It's been like ages right? I know! I know!!!
But I'm back! I'm back and better.
Sit tight as the beauty I'd be unleashing unfolds😊
Meanwhile, do you know that you're a vessel?
You should fill yourself up with water and wait for the master to turn it to wine. We have Wonder talents embedded in us, now is the time to put it to good use.
Let's all keep our hopes alive.
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i'm only here for the ladies