Quotations The Best Quotes About Self-sufficiency  

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A list of the best self-sufficiency quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous self-sufficiency quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic self-sufficiency quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational self-sufficiency quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about self-sufficiency?" and "What are inspirational self-sufficiency quotes?"

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It was on my fifth birthday that Papa put his hand on my shoulder and said, 'Remember, my son, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm.' Sam Levenson

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Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime. Teach a man to create an artificial shortage of fish and he will eat steak. Jay Leno

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Be your own palace, or the world is your jail. John Donne

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Let me listen to myself and not to them. Gertrude Stein

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The greatest thing in the world is to know how to be self-sufficient. Michel de Montaigne