„Turn over a new leaf.“

—  Thomas Middleton, Anything for a Quiet Life, Anything for a Quiet Life (1621), Act iii. Sc. 3. Compare: "Turn over a new leaf", Thomas Dekker, The Honest Whore, part ii, Act i. sc. 2.
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„Autumn is a second Spring when every leaf is a flower.“

—  Albert Camus French author and journalist 1913 - 1960
As quoted in Visions from Earth (2004) by James R. Miller, p. 126

„Seething over inwardly
With fierce indignation,
In my bitterness of soul,
Hear my declaration.
I am of one element,
Levity my matter,
Like enough a withered leaf
For the winds to scatter.“

—  Archpoet 12th century poet 1130 - 1165
"Confession", Estuans intrinsecus ira vehementi in amaritudine loquar meę menti: factus de materia levis elementi similes sum folio de quo ludunt venti. Line 1

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„At some point, somethin has had it away with a leaf [Karl's explanation of an insect which has evolved to look like a leaf to protect itself from predators]“

—  Karl Pilkington English television personality, social commentator, actor, author and former radio producer 1972
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Foto

„Turn, turn, my wheel! All things must change
To something new, to something strange“

—  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow American poet 1807 - 1882
Context: Turn, turn, my wheel! All things must change To something new, to something strange; Nothing that is can pause or stay; The moon will wax, the moon will wane, The mist and cloud will turn to rain, The rain to mist and cloud again, To-morrow be to-day. Kéramos http://www.worldwideschool.org/library/books/lit/poetry/TheCompletePoeticalWorksofHenryWadsworthLongfellow/chap22.html, st. 3 (1878).

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„The use of men is like a leaf
On bough, which goeth and another cometh.“

—  Dante Alighieri, libro Paradiso
The Divine Comedy (c. 1308–1321), Paradiso, Canto XXVI, lines 137–138 (tr. Longfellow).

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„Let's turn inflation over to the post office. That'll slow it down.“

—  Morris Udall American politician 1922 - 1998
Quoted in Richard Severo, "Morris K. Udall, Fiercely Liberal Congressman, Dies at 76," http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9E03E7DC173DF937A25751C1A96E958260&sec=&spon=&pagewanted=3 The New York Times (1998-12-14)

Ernesto Che Guevara Foto

„Cruel leaders are replaced only to have new leaders turn cruel!“

—  Ernesto Che Guevara Argentine Marxist revolutionary 1928 - 1967
As quoted in An American Savage (2003) by J. Flash (Jeff Flashinski), p. 144

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„It is an odd circumstance that neither the old nor the new, by itself, is interesting; the absolutely old is insipid; the absolutely new makes no appeal at all. The old in the new is what claims the attention,—the old with a slightly new turn.“

—  William James American philosopher, psychologist, and pragmatist 1842 - 1910
1910s, Talks to Teachers on Psychology and to Students on Some of Life's Ideals (1911), Chapter XI: Attention http://books.google.com/books?id=U6ETAAAAYAAJ&q=%22It+is+an+odd+circumstance+that+neither+the+old+nor+the+new+by+itself+is+interesting+the+absolutely+old+is+insipid+the+absolutely+new+makes+no+appeal+at+all+The+old+in+the+new+is+what+claims+the+attention+the+old+with+a+slightly+new+turn%22&pg=PA108#v=onepage

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„The wise man warns me that life is but a dewdrop on the lotus leaf.“

—  Rabindranath Tagore Bengali polymath 1861 - 1941
The Gardener http://www.spiritualbee.com/love-poems-by-tagore/ (1915), 46

„I study the lives on a leaf: the little
Sleepers, numb nudgers in cold dimensions.“

—  Theodore Roethke American poet 1908 - 1963
The Lost Son and Other Poems (1948), "The Minimal," ll. 1-2

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