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Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.
Denial ain't just a river in Egypt.
You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.
J. Donald Walters
Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth.
It's not denial. I'm just selective about the reality I accept.
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Delay is the deadliest form of denial.
C. Northcote Parkinson
In one way, I suppose, I have been 'in denial' for some time, knowingly burning the candle at both ends and finding that it often gives a lovely light.
Your denial is beneath you, and thanks to the use of hallucinogenic drugs, I see through you.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
Few tragedies can be more extensive than the stunting of life, few injustices deeper than the denial of an opportunity to strive or even to hope, by a limit imposed from without, but falsely identified as lying within.
Stephen Jay Gould
Refusal to believe until proof is given is a rational position; denial of all outside of our own limited experience is absurd.
We live in a world of denial, and we don't know what the truth is anymore.
She's probably in denial that she's a great big ball of insecurity and I'm quite well aware that I am one.
Hope is the denial of reality.
I re-invented my image so many times that I'm in denial that I was originally an overweight Korean woman.
I have a very highly developed sense of denial.
All forms of tampering with human beings, getting at them, shaping them against their will to your own pattern, all thought control and conditioning is, therefore, a denial of that in men which makes them men and their values ultimate.
I suppose it's a very highly developed form of denial, but some part of me completely denies that I'm a performer.
True freedom requires the rule of law and justice, and a judicial system in which the rights of some are not secured by the denial of rights to others.
Security is when everything is settled, when nothing can happen to you; security is the denial of life.
The schools would fail through their silence, the Church through its forgiveness, and the home through the denial and silence of the parents. The new generation has to hear what the older generation refuses to tell it.
Sin is basically a denial of God's right of possession.
Edwin Louis Cole
I believe we're all in denial about the people we love.
Being a parent has taught me a lot of things already, you know, though it's only been a year and half, and has made me address parts of myself that I would otherwise live in comfortable denial of, or you know and - you know, for instance, my self-loathing.
Ostensibly rigorous and realistic, contemporary conservatism is an ideology of denial. Its symbol is a smile button.
I would be absolutely astounded if population growth and industrialisation and all the stuff we are pumping into the atmosphere hadn't changed the climatic balance. Of course it has. There is no valid argument for denial.
It takes a lot of courage to face up to things you can't do because we feed ourselves so much denial.
Debate is so much better than denial.
Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech.
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