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The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.
I have also seen children successfully surmounting the effects of an evil inheritance. That is due to purity being an inherent attribute of the soul.
But if nothing but soul, or in soul mind, is qualified to count, it is impossible for there to be time unless there is soul, but only that of which time is an attribute, i.e. if change can exist without soul.
From the smallest necessity to the highest religious abstraction, from the wheel to the skyscraper, everything we are and everything we have comes from one attribute of man - the function of his reasoning mind.
We are too much accustomed to attribute to a single cause that which is the product of several, and the majority of our controversies come from that.
We cannot attribute to fortune or virtue that which is achieved without either.
I attribute my success to this - I never gave or took any excuse.
There's too much tendency to attribute to God the evils that man does of his own free will.
No attribute of God is more dreadful to sinners than His holiness.
People who are in a fortunate position always attribute virtue to what makes them so happy.
John Kenneth Galbraith
To be perfectly just is an attribute of the divine nature; to be so to the utmost of our abilities, is the glory of man.
I attribute the little I know to my not having been ashamed to ask for information, and to my rule of conversing with all descriptions of men on those topics that form their own peculiar professions and pursuits.
In the land of my birth I cannot vote, whereas a young person of eighteen can vote. And why? Because he or she possesses that wonderful biological attribute - a white skin.
The innovative spirit was America's strongest attribute, transforming everything into a brave new world, but there lingered an insecurity about the arts.
We always take credit for the good and attribute the bad to fortune.
I've been accused of being old before my time more than once. It's true that I've always felt an affinity for, and been comfortable around, older people. I attribute this to a childhood spent around my grandparents - and even a great-grandparent or two. I wouldn't trade those experiences for anything.
I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing weed.
Jerome K. Jerome
The mistake we make is to attribute to religions the errors and fanaticism of human beings.
Tahar Ben Jelloun
Seek out that particular mental attribute which makes you feel most deeply and vitally alive, along with which comes the inner voice which says, 'This is the real me,' and when you have found that attitude, follow it.
James Truslow Adams
I am selfish, but that's an attribute that all artists possess.
I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused.
Somebody said to me this morning, 'To what do you attribute your longevity?' I don't know. I mean, I couldn't have planned my life out better. By all accounts I should be dead! The abuse I put my body through: the drugs, the alcohol, the lifestyle I've lived the last 30 years!
A changing environment will affect Alaska more than any other state, because of our location. I'm not one though who would attribute it to being man-made.
Cats are anthropomorphised in art because they are so laid back that you automatically attribute human thoughts and feelings to them.
Once, power was considered a masculine attribute. In fact, power has no sex.
Never attribute to malice, that which can be reasonably explained by stupidity.
When I meet successful people I ask 100 questions as to what they attribute their success to. It is usually the same: persistence, hard work and hiring good people.
If you can attribute your success entirely to your own mental effort, to your own attitude, to some spiritual essence that you have that is better than other people's, then that must feel pretty good.
I think that my biggest attribute to any success that I have had is hard work. There really is no substitute for working hard.
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