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Terms Of Service
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.
Forgiveness isn't just the absence of anger. I think it's also the presence of self-love, when you actually begin to value yourself.
Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.
In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
The meaning of peace is the absence of opposition to socialism.
So many people condemn me for risk taking, but I find it sort of hypocritical because everybody takes risks. Even the absence of activity could be viewed as a risk. If you sit on the sofa for your entire life, you're running a higher risk of getting heart disease and cancer.
In the absence of any other proof, the thumb alone would convince me of God's existence.
Success is not the absence of failure; it's the persistence through failure.
You'll find boredom where there is the absence of a good idea.
The surest test of discipline is its absence.
Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.
Sometimes, taking a break and going somewhere else and, almost, for both parties, absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Being brave isn't the absence of fear. Being brave is having that fear but finding a way through it.
The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
Funk is the absence of any and everything you can think of, but the very essence of all that is. And saying that, I'm saying funk is anything that we create in our minds that we want to do, what we want to be, but we don't have the resources.
There were a lot of rumors spread about me. Of course, I didn't show up to defend myself, so my absence helped create even more.
The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvelously.
Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches.
Miguel de Cervantes
Heartless though it may seem to some, among the least harmful things to eat are sustainably culled wild animals. In the absence of natural predators, deer populations in parts of Britain have reached such dense numbers that the woodlands they browse fail to regenerate.
In Chicago, you have an absence of strong family units, and that absence gets filled by gangs. You have a failure in the school system, after-school programs and other social programs to help keep kids off the streets. Amnesty International speaks to that in some way, by keeping these issues in the forefront.
When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.
Absence and death are the same - only that in death there is no suffering.
I haven't changed my mind about modernism from the first day I ever did it... It means integrity; it means honesty; it means the absence of sentimentality and the absence of nostalgia; it means simplicity; it means clarity. That's what modernism means to me.
Actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended pleasure and the absence of pain.
John Stuart Mill
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