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"There exists no way of exchanging information without making judgments." - Bene Gesserit Axiom

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"There exists no way of exchanging information without making judgments." - +Bene Gesserit Axiom
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"Water is the image of life. We came from water, adapted from its all-encompassing presence ... and we continue to adapt." - Pardot Kynes (DUNE)

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"Water is the image of life.  We came from water, adapted from its all-encompassing presence ... and we continue to adapt." - Pardot Kynes (DUNE)
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"How will I be remembered by my children? This is the true measure of a man." - Abulurd Harkonnen (DUNE)

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"How will I be remembered by my children? This is the true measure of a man." - Abulurd Harkonnen (DUNE)
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"The individual is shocked by the overwhelming discovery of his own mortality. The species, however, is different. It need not die." - Pardot Kynes (DUNE)

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"The individual is shocked by the overwhelming discovery of his own mortality. The species, however, is different. It need not die." - +Pardot Kynes (+DUNE)
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"Why look for meaning where there is none? Would you follow a path you know leads nowhere? - Query of the Mentat School (DUNE)

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"Why look for meaning where there is none? Would you follow a path you know leads nowhere? - Query of the Mentat School (DUNE)
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"The greatest and most important problems in life cannot be solved. They can only be outgrown." - Sister Jessica (DUNE)

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"The greatest and most important problems in life cannot be solved. They can only be outgrown." - Sister Jessica (DUNE)
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"Beware the seeds you sow and the crops you reap. Do not curse God for the punishment you inflict upon yourself." - Orange Catholic Bible (DUNE)

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"Beware the seeds you sow and the crops you reap. Do not curse God for the punishment you inflict upon yourself." - Orange Catholic Bible (+DUNE)
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"The individual is the key, the final effective unit of all biological processes." - Pardot Kynes (DUNE)

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"The individual is the key, the final effective unit of all biological processes." - Pardot Kynes (DUNE)
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"The capacity to learn is a gift. The ability to learn is a skill. The willingness to learn is a choice." - Rebec of Ginaz (DUNE)

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"The capacity to learn is a gift.
The ability to learn is a skill.
The willingness to learn is a choice." - Rebec of Ginaz (DUNE)
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"Nature commits no errors; right and wrong are human categories." - Pardot Kynes (DUNE)

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"Nature commits no errors; right and wrong are human categories." - Pardot Kynes (DUNE)
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"The strictest limits are self-imposed." - Friedre Ginaz (DUNE)

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"The strictest limits are self-imposed." - Friedre Ginaz (DUNE)
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"Too much knowledge never makes for simple decisions." - Crown Prince Raphael Corrino (DUNE)

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"Too much knowledge never makes for simple decisions." - Crown Prince Raphael Corrino (+DUNE)
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"The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth." - Bene Gesserit Precept (DUNE)

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"The purpose of argument is to change the nature of truth." - Bene Gesserit Precept (DUNE)
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"Thinking, and the methods by which thoughts are communicated, inevitably create a system permeated by illusions." - Zensunni Teaching (DUNE)

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"Thinking, and the methods by which thoughts are communicated, inevitably create a system permeated by illusions." - Zensunni Teaching (DUNE)
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"There is no reality - only our own order imposed on everything." - Basic Bene Gesserit Dictum (DUNE)

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"There is no reality - only our own order imposed on everything." - Basic Bene Gesserit Dictum (DUNE)
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"Never underestimate the power of the human mind to believe what it wants to believe, no matter the conflicting evidence." - Caedmon Erb, Politics and Reality (DUNE)

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"Never underestimate the power of the human mind to believe what it wants to believe, no matter the conflicting evidence." - Caedmon Erb, Politics and Reality (+DUNE)
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"A man who persists in stalking game in a place where there is none may wait forever without finding any success. Persistence in search is not enough." - Zensunni Wisdom of the Wanderings (DUNE)

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"A man who persists in stalking game in a place where there is none may wait forever without finding any success. Persistence in search is not enough." - Zensunni Wisdom of the Wanderings (DUNE)
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"The Universe operates on a basic principle of economics: everything has its cost. We pay to create our future, we pay for the mistakes of the past. We pay for every change we make... and we pay just as dearly if we refuse to change." - Guild Bank Annals, Philosophical Register (DUNE)

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"The Universe operates on a basic principle of economics: everything has its cost. We pay to create our future, we pay for the mistakes of the past. We pay for every change we make... and we pay just as dearly if we refuse to change." - Guild Bank Annals, Philosophical Register (+DUNE)
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"To know what one ought to do is not enough." - Prince Rhombur Vernius (DUNE)

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"To know what one ought to do is not enough." - Prince Rhombur Vernius (+DUNE)
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"Dreams are as simple or as complicated as the dreamer." - Liet-Kynes (DUNE)

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"Dreams are as simple or as complicated as the dreamer." - Liet-Kynes (DUNE)
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