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Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
Your competition is not other people but the time you kill, the ill will you create, the knowledge you neglect to learn, the connections you fail to build, the health you sacrifice along the path, your inability to generate ideas, the people around you who don't support and love your efforts, and whatever god you curse for your bad luck.
Personality has power to uplift, power to depress, power to curse, and power to bless.
It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
The internet has been a boon and a curse for teenagers.
J. K. Rowling
See, I have set before you this day life and good, death and evil... I have set before you life and death, blessing and curse; therefore choose life.
Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe, a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.
William Arthur Ward
My mind is always racing, and always going and always working, and it's a gift and a curse.
A lot of life is dealing with your curse, dealing with the cards you were given that aren't so nice. Does it make you into a monster, or can you temper it in some way, or accept it and go in some other direction?
Tension is the greatest curse in sport. I've never had any tension. You give the best you have - you win or lose. What's the difference if you give all you've got to give?
Selfishness is the greatest curse of the human race.
William E. Gladstone
We have come to a turning point in the road. If we turn to the right mayhap our children and our children's children will go that way; but if we turn to the left, generations yet unborn will curse our names for having been unfaithful to God and to His Word.
Why has God given me such magnificent talent? It is a curse as well as a great blessing.
I can get obsessed by anything if I look at it long enough. That's the curse of being a photographer.
I loved her. I still love her, though I curse her in my sleep, so nearly one are love and hate, the two most powerful and devasting emotions that control man, nations, life.
Edgar Rice Burroughs
I'm gonna put a curse on you and all your kids will be born completely naked.
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
It is not materialism that is the chief curse of the world, as pastors teach, but idealism. Men get into trouble by taking their visions and hallucinations too seriously.
H. L. Mencken
Sometimes it is better to light a flamethrower than curse the darkness.
The curse of the romantic is a greed for dreams, an intensity of expectation that, in the end, diminishes the reality.
Early on, I was so impressed with Charles Dickens. I grew up in the South, in a little village in Arkansas, and the whites in my town were really mean, and rude. Dickens, I could tell, wouldn't be a man who would curse me out and talk to me rudely.
Nature knows no pause in progress and development, and attaches her curse on all inaction.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
We need to teach the next generation of children from day one that they are responsible for their lives. Mankind's greatest gift, also its greatest curse, is that we have free choice. We can make our choices built from love or from fear.
If being a werewolf is really a curse, you've got to treat it honorably. If werewolves are going to carry on, there has to be an incredibly powerful force. There is the business of the craving, the hunger for the kill. It has to be deeply pleasurable and more than an appetite for meat. There has to be a sensual dimension to it.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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