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Death is feared as birth is forgotten.
It is not suffering as such that is most deeply feared but suffering that degrades.
I came to accept during my freshman year that many of the gaps in my knowledge and understanding were simply limits of class and cultural background, not lack of aptitude or application as I'd feared.
Behold a republic standing erect while empires all around are bowed beneath the weight of their own armaments - a republic whose flag is loved while other flags are only feared.
William Jennings Bryan
One of the most feared expressions in modern times is 'The computer is down.'
Norman Ralph Augustine
I'd like to add that negotiating is not something to be avoided or feared - it's an everyday part of life.
The rapprochement of peoples is only possible when differences of culture and outlook are respected and appreciated rather than feared and condemned, when the common bond of human dignity is recognized as the essential bond for a peaceful world.
J. William Fulbright
Some article called me the most feared man in Silicon Valley. Good Lord! Why? My teenage boys got a kick out of it: 'Dad, how could this be true? You're not even the most feared person in this house.'
I feared disappointing my father more than anything in the world.
It was accountability that Nixon feared.
Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.
In Goddess religion death is not feared, but is understood to be a part of life, followed by birth and renewal.
Carol P. Christ
Any deviation is looked upon as a perversion, is feared, and is usually a target of hatred and prejudice.
All my life I had feared to-morrow, until I decided to have faith and to live to-day in courage.
Apple Computer would not have reached its current peak of success if it had feared to roll the dice and launch products that didn't always hit the mark. In the mid-1990s, the company was considered washed up, Steve Jobs had departed, and a string of lackluster product launches unrelated to the company's core business.
I was apprehensive. I feared every time I talked about poetry, it would be filtered through the lens of race, sex, and age.
There was an old man with a beard, who said: 'It is just as I feared! Two owls and a hen, four larks and a wren have all built their nests in my beard.
It is a great matter to be in authority over others; for authority, if it be rightly used, will make you feared beyond your actual resources.
Fools are more to be feared than the wicked.
He killed his enemies because he was afraid they would kill him. Amin ordered entire tribes to be put to death, because he feared they would rebel.
It's easy to look at the vampires as a metaphor for any feared or misunderstood group. It's also easy to look at them as a metaphor for a shadow organization that says one thing and has a completely different agenda on their mind, and anybody who gets in their way, they just get rid of them. Does that sound familiar?
The way the Establishment deals with people like me is to ignore them. When you become unignorable, they will try to smear you, and that's what I feared for a long time. Now I have somehow vaulted into this space where it's difficult for someone to smear me because it would look as though they were being vindictive and spiteful.
I gained direct knowledge of the life of the poor in big towns: I have lived the narrowing mechanism of its conditioning and feared it.
Courage is... the knowledge of how to fear what ought to be feared and how not to fear what ought not to be feared.
For two centuries, the South has feared a takeover by blacks or the feds. In Obama, they have both.
When I was a child and they burned me out of my home, I was frightened and I ran away. Eventually I ran far away. It was to a place called France. Many of you have been there, and many have not. But I must tell you, ladies and gentlemen, in that country I never feared. It was like a fairyland place.
Maybe Larry Kings cannot thrive or even survive in a world where the norms for discourse are rage, vehemence and character assassination. King wanted to be liked, not feared; admired, not loathed.
The strength of any weakness within us is the degree to which it is feared.
A leader is admired, a boss is feared.
Vicente del Bosque
The crises of our time, it becomes increasingly clear, are the necessary impetus for the revolution now under way. And once we understand nature's transformative powers, we see that it is our powerful ally, not a force to feared our subdued.
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