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 John Cousins - “I've been dumped by girlfriends and taken a lot of other hits, but this one really, really hurt. I lost a lot of sleep over this.”
 Norman Cousins - “In a democracy, the individual enjoys not only the ultimate power but carries the ultimate responsibility”
 Norman Cousins - “The sense of paralysis proceeds not so much out of the mammoth size of the problem but out of the puniness of the purpose.”
 Robin Cousins - “I have always wanted to be on Broadway, whether on ice or on the boards.”
 Robin Cousins - “Skating everywhere is unpredictable, no amount of money or facilities is going to create a skating star. You have to have a skater who is dedicated, passionate, and willing to learn.”
 Robin Cousins - “Skating is now retro and hip.”
 Robin Cousins - “Advise for anybody - enjoy what you are doing, enjoy the process of learning and don't be impatient.”
 Norman Cousins - “Laughter is inner jogging.”
 Norman Cousins - “Respect for the fragility and importance of an individual life is still the mark of an educated man.”
 Norman Cousins - “Hearty laughter is a good way to jog internally without having to go outdoors.”
 Norman Cousins - “The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness.”
 Norman Cousins - “My reason nourishes my faith and my faith my reason.”
 Norman Cousins - “He who keeps his cool best wins.”
 Norman Cousins - “We in America have everything we need except the most important thing of all-time to think and the habit of thought.”
 Robin Cousins - “Production was what I always wanted to do, even when I was skating. I'm a bit of a sponge. When I was going around competing I was always asking, 'What does that light do' If you want to be successful, you have to understand what people are doing around you.”
 Norman Cousins - “Pessimism operates in a narrowed field of vision that fails to take into account the possibilities at the outer edges of experience.”
 Norman Cousins - “Pessimism is a waste of time”
 Norman Cousins - “Where is the indignation about the fact that the US and USSR have thirty thousand pounds of destructive force for every human being in the world”
 Norman Cousins - “People who develop the habit of thinking of themselves as world citizens are fulfilling the first requirement of sanity in our time”
 Norman Cousins - “Ten minutes of genuine belly laughter had an anesthetic effect and would give me at least two hours of pain-free sleep”
 Norman Cousins - “Optimism doesn't wait on facts. It deals with prospects. Pessimism is a waste of time.”
 Norman Cousins - “For every low there is an equal but opposite high.”
 Norman Cousins - “What was most significant about the lunar voyage was not that men set foot on the moon but that they set eye on the earth.”
 Norman Cousins - “I do not object to people looking at their watches when I am speaking. But I strongly object when they start shaking them to make sure they are still going.”
 Norman Cousins - “No one really knows enough to be a pessimist”

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