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The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow doth he cast; even so the greater is the goodness, the less doth it covet praise; yet cannot avoid its rewards in honours.
The most interesting biofuel efforts avoid using land that's expensive and has high opportunity costs. They do this by getting onto other types of land, or taking advantage of byproducts that aren't used in the food chain today, or by intercropping.
People do not wish to appear foolish; to avoid the appearance of foolishness, they are willing to remain actually fools.
Avoid problems, and you'll never be the one who overcame them.
Time travel was once considered scientific heresy, and I used to avoid talking about it for fear of being labelled a 'crank.'
We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.
Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you.
If your heart is large enough to envelop your adversaries, you can see right through them and avoid their attacks. And once you envelop them, you will be able to guide them along the path indicated to you by heaven and earth.
One of the ways that people avoid taking responsibility for their role in their own pain is what I call the BPs - blame and projection.
Avoid popularity; it has many snares, and no real benefit.
It is better to meet danger than to wait for it. He that is on a lee shore, and foresees a hurricane, stands out to sea and encounters a storm to avoid a shipwreck.
Charles Caleb Colton
Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience, impair your health, and dissipate your property.
Jean de la Bruyere
Sober up, and you see and hear everything you'd been able to avoid hearing before.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
To be witty is not enough. One must possess sufficient wit to avoid having too much of it.
Avoid the world, it's just a lot of dust and drag and means nothing in the end.
Avoid extremes: be moderate In saving and in spending; An equable and easy gait Will win an easy ending.
Robert W. Service
The only sense that is common in the long run, is the sense of change and we all instinctively avoid it.
E. B. White
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.
A doctrine serves no purpose in itself, but it is indispensable to have one if only to avoid being deceived by false doctrines.
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.
I don't set out to offend or shock, but I also don't do anything to avoid it.
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.
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.
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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