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Is this Pragmatist or "Practicality"?Edit

I wonder if this should be under pragmatism or under practicality. Shlomif 13:43, 7 May 2008 (UTC)

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  • "Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them."
    • Attributed to Albert Einstein
    • In older sources this quote is atriubuted to Brenden Francis, for example in:
    • David Grudermeyer, Rebecca Grudermeyer, Lerissa Nancy Patrick (1996) Sensible Self-Help: The First Road Map for the Healing Journey p.255
  • "The gods help them that help themselves" Aesop
    • from "Hercules and the Wagoner"
  • "If I am not for myself, then who will be for me? And if I am only for myself, then what am I? And if not now, when?" Hillel the Elder
    • Hebrew original: אם אין אני לי, מי לי? וכשאני לעצמי, מה אני? ואם לא עכשיו, אימתי?
    • Im ein ani li, mi li? U'kh'she'ani le'atzmi, mah ani? V'im lo 'akhshav, eimatai?
    • Pirkei Avot 1:14