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Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
In our daily life, we encounter people who are angry, deceitful, intent only on satisfying their own needs. There is so much anger, distrust, greed, and pettiness that we are losing our capacity to work well together.
Margaret J. Wheatley
A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.
A fraudulent intent, however carefully concealed at the outset, will generally, in the end, betray itself.
Be intent upon the perfection of the present day.
I'm delirious with joy. It proves that if you confront the universe with good intentions in your heart, it will reflect that and reward your intent. Usually. It just doesn't always do it in the way you expect.
J. Michael Straczynski
Throughout my life I have always been amazed that people couldn't listen to other people, that they couldn't hear their best intent, that there seemed to be an enormous need to demonize.
Faked enthusiasm is worse than bad acting - it is bad acting with the intent to deceive.
I like to encourage people to realize that any action is a good action if it's proactive and there is positive intent behind it.
Michael J. Fox
What is the quality of your intent?
My failures have been errors in judgment, not of intent.
Ulysses S. Grant
Men have defined the parameters of every subject. All feminist arguments, however radical in intent or consequence, are with or against assertions or premises implicit in the male system, which is made credible or authentic by the power of men to name.
Even if you actually have the good intent to do something creative or special with your life, it's hard. I mean, look at the number of people who actually get the opportunity.
If you're billed as a comedian, people will accept anything you say as light-hearted and not with intent behind it.
The man who is intent on making the most of his opportunities is too busy to bother about luck.
B. C. Forbes
Are hackers a threat? The degree of threat presented by any conduct, whether legal or illegal, depends on the actions and intent of the individual and the harm they cause.
I became, and remain, my characters' close and intent watcher: their director, never. Their creator I cannot feel that I was, or am.
When actresses jump on the anti-Iraq bandwagon, they often combine down-home momism with an ignorance of Islamist intent which is truly awesome.
Go on, then, and let your intent be seriousness.
I do not know who there is among us that can claim to know God's purpose and God's intent.
Our show is different, because it's not about law and order, it's about psychology, the intent of somebody.
That dichotomy between the public consumption of the work and my intent and practice in making it is an uneasy one for me, on occasion.
My intent was to carry out my duty as a doctor, to end their suffering. Unfortunately, that entailed, in their cases, ending of the life.
It's like an act of murder; you play with intent to commit something.
I've been on the road for fifteen years and I had no intent to stop.
Sometimes during a ballet I'll look around and see all these rows of intent faces, concentrating on this beautiful thing up on the stage.
In the continuing debate over the morality of enhanced interrogation, an essential consideration is often overlooked: intent.
Job was astonished at seeing Almighty God so intent on doing good to us that He seems to have nothing more at heart than to love us and to induce us to love Him in return.
My death will be caused by morphine, which I have deliberately taken with suicidal intent.
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