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Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
Little things console us because little things afflict us.
If the career you have chosen has some unexpected inconvenience, console yourself by reflecting that no career is without them.
Alcohol doesn't console, it doesn't fill up anyone's psychological gaps, all it replaces is the lack of God. It doesn't comfort man. On the contrary, it encourages him in his folly, it transports him to the supreme regions where he is master of his own destiny.
If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it.
I am sometimes sad when I hear the personal stories of Tibetan refugees who have been tortured or beaten. Some irritation, some anger comes. But it never lasts long. I always try to think at a deeper level, to find ways to console.
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he isn't. A sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is.
Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.
Charles Caleb Colton
Nothing becomes so offensive so quickly as grief. When fresh it finds someone to console it, but when it becomes chronic, it is ridiculed, and rightly.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
One does nothing who tries to console a despondent person with word. A friend is one who aids with deeds at a critical time when deeds are called for.
Online console gaming will continue to grow at a healthy pace.
Most of our pocket wisdom is conceived for the use of mediocre people, to discourage them from ambitious attempts, and generally console them in their mediocrity.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty.
Honore de Balzac
Vanity of science. Knowledge of physical science will not console me for ignorance of morality in time of affliction, but knowledge of morality will always console me for ignorance of physical science.
I shall soon be six-and-twenty. Is there anything in the future that can possibly console us for not being always twenty-five?
Moderation has been called a virtue to limit the ambition of great men, and to console undistinguished people for their want of fortune and their lack of merit.
I take people very seriously. People are all I take seriously, in fact. Therefore, I have nothing but sympathy for how people behave - and nothing but laughter to console them with.
A doctor must work eighteen hours a day and seven days a week. If you cannot console yourself to this, get out of the profession.
Martin H. Fischer
I used to feel guilty about owning a console.
It is the style of idealism to console itself for the loss of something old with the ability to gape at something new.
The Xbox 360 is the best game console ever designed. It's fast and powerful - games look as good on the 360 as on high-end PCs that cost six times as much. It's easy to navigate and has lots of useful secondary features - the ability to play digital video, stream MP3s, and so on.
The Xbox 360 is the first console that I've ever worked with that actually has development tools that are better for games than what we've had on PC.
There's something I call 'Moving Day,' which I've done for the last 20 years. Look at everything in your home, then think about how you could combine things in a different way. Maybe you break up your night tables and use one in the family room; maybe the dining room sideboard becomes a console table for your television, with storage underneath.
I've rarely gotten a good review in my life, yet, to paraphrase Noel Coward, I am happy to console myself with the bitter palliative of commercial success.
Old men are fond of giving good advice to console themselves for their inability to give bad examples.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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