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Thoughts On Treasure Hunts | Forbes India

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I don’t know where I am going, but I am on my way.
— Carl Sagan

Some of our greatest historical and artistic treasures we place in museums; others, we take for walks.
— Roger Caras

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There comes a time in every rightly-constructed boy’s life when he has a raging desire to go somewhere and dig for hidden treasure.
— Mark Twain

Whatever we treasure for ourselves separates us from others; our possessions are our limitations.
— Rabindranath Tagore

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If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.
— Seth Godin

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The word ‘question’ originates from the Latin root, quaestio, which means ‘to seek’. Inside the word ‘question’ is the word ‘quest’, suggesting that within every question is an adventure, a pursuit which can lead us to hidden treasure.
— Tom Wujec

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They were seeking out the treasure of their destiny, without actually wanting to live out their destiny.
— Paulo Coelho

One’s own self is well hidden from one’s own self; of all mines of treasure, one’s own is the last to be dug up.
— Friedrich Nietzsche

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Foul cankering rust the hidden treasure frets, but gold that’s put to use more gold begets.
— William Shakespeare

A sense of curiosity is nature’s original school of education.
— Smiley Blanton

Profits on the exchange are the treasures of goblins.
— Lope de Vega

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Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them.
— Napoleon Bonaparte

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I have just three things to teach: Simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
— Lao Tzu

One does not cease to treasure a gem simply because one owns another that is larger.
— Marie Brennan

Images: Seth, Carl: Getty Images; Paulo: Matej Divizna / Getty Images; Napoleon, Mark, William: Shutterstock.Com

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