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To be witty is not enough. One must possess sufficient wit to avoid having too much of it.
Avoid fried foods, which angry up the blood.
No one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity.
One promises much, to avoid giving little.
Luc de Clapiers
Avoid extremes: be moderate In saving and in spending; An equable and easy gait Will win an easy ending.
Robert W. Service
Whenever we seek to avoid the responsibility for our own behavior, we do so by attempting to give that responsibility to some other individual or organization or entity. But this means we then give away our power to that entity.
M. Scott Peck
Avoid the world, it's just a lot of dust and drag and means nothing in the end.
Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet getting the work done.
The only sense that is common in the long run, is the sense of change and we all instinctively avoid it.
E. B. White
There is nothing that man fears more than the touch of the unknown. He wants to see what is reaching towards him, and to be able to recognize or at least classify it. Man always tends to avoid physical contact with anything strange.
A doctrine serves no purpose in itself, but it is indispensable to have one if only to avoid being deceived by false doctrines.
For there is no one so great or mighty that he can avoid the misery that will rise up against him when he resists and strives against God.
Outside books, we avoid colorful characters.
I avoid talking before the youth of the age as I would dancing before them: for if one's tongue don't move in the steps of the day, and thinks to please by its old graces, it is only an object of ridicule.
I don't set out to offend or shock, but I also don't do anything to avoid it.
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
It's sad, something coming to an end. It cracks you open, in a way - cracks you open to feeling. When you try to avoid the pain, it creates greater pain.
In the Old Testament, it says that if you have the power to do something good, then you have to do it. You're not to avoid helping somebody in their time of need.
I tend to avoid televisions, politics, and places with velvet ropes.
Don't necessarily avoid sharp edges. Occasionally they are necessary to leadership.
Contention is inseparable from creating knowledge. It is not contention we should try to avoid, but discourses that attempt to suppress contention.
It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the successes, the failures, and the knowledge that one has had. To help someone, avoid all the fire, pain and anxiety would be wonderful.
I try to avoid saying 'fantastic' too often and 'obviously' is a dangerous word for all broadcasters.
Avoid all needle drugs, the only dope worth shooting is Richard Nixon.
My theory on genre is that while there are people out there who believe that genre tells people what to read, actually I believe that genre exists as a marketing tool to tell you what to avoid.
John F. Kennedy
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