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Study strategy over the years and achieve the spirit of the warrior. Today is victory over yourself of yesterday; tomorrow is your victory over lesser men.
Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.
Laws control the lesser man... Right conduct controls the greater one.
As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words, so lesser minds have a talent of talking much, and saying nothing.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
As the builders say, the larger stones do not lie well without the lesser.
Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.
A lesser complaint: hair extensions. There are moments on 'All My Children' when half the women actors, young and old, seem to be afflicted by android Barbie creep. All those thick swatches of lifeless strands clustering lankly round ladies' necks! Like orange tanning spray, this is a fashion fad that should be put out of its misery.
Lesser artists borrow, great artists steal.
We do not hate as long as we still attach a lesser value, but only when we attach an equal or a greater value.
Is education possibly a process of trading awareness for things of lesser worth? The goose who trades his is soon a pile of feathers.
A great many things which in times of lesser knowledge we imagined to be superstitious or useless, prove today on examination to have been of immense value to mankind.
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.
It may be necessary temporarily to accept a lesser evil, but one must never label a necessary evil as good.
We of Africa protest that, in this day and age, we should continue to be treated as lesser human beings than other races.
Today, India consumes about 682 watts per capita, far lesser than developed nations. As India develops, it will definitely require a lot more energy.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink in after it.
I don't care what consequence it brings, I have been a fool for lesser things.
It is a fine thing to establish one's own religion in one's heart, not to be dependent on tradition and second-hand ideals. Life will seem to you, later, not a lesser, but a greater thing.
D. H. Lawrence
As a young man, I saw families prosper without reading because there were always sufficient opportunities for willing workers who could follow simple instructions. This is no longer the case. Children who don't read are, in the main, destined for lesser lives. I feel a deep sense of responsibility to change this.
Walter Dean Myers
I think voting for the lesser of two evils in game theory always leads to more evil.
When we label anyone 'bad', we will have more trouble dealing with him than if we could have settled for a lesser label.
When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil.
Strive to attain to the greater virtues, but do not neglect the lesser ones. Do not make light of a fall even if it be the most venial of faults; rather, be quick to repair it by repentance, although many others may commit a large number of faults, slight and grievous, and remain unrepentant.
The American people are sick and tired of this 'lesser evil' garbage they get fed every election year. Both the Democrats and the Republicans do the same evils once they're in office.
The basis of drama is... the struggle of the hero towards a specific goal at the end of which he realises that what kept him from it was, in the lesser drama, civilisation and, in the great drama, the discovery of something that he did not set out to discover but which can be seen retrospectively as inevitable.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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