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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.
Laws control the lesser man... Right conduct controls the greater one.
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.
Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil.
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.
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.
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.
It may be necessary temporarily to accept a lesser evil, but one must never label a necessary evil as good.
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.
My absolute favorite growing up was 'Super Friends.' The assemblage of so many mighty heroes in one place was, to me, mind-blowing. It was Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, the Flash, Aquaman, and then sometimes Hawkman and some other, lesser heroes.
Michael Ian Black
We of Africa protest that, in this day and age, we should continue to be treated as lesser human beings than other races.
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'm tired of being considered vapid for liking pop music or caring about fashion as if these things inherently lack substance or as if the things I enjoy somehow make me a lesser person.
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.
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
When we label anyone 'bad', we will have more trouble dealing with him than if we could have settled for a lesser label.
I think voting for the lesser of two evils in game theory always leads to more 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.
When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil.
Is education possibly a process of trading awareness for things of lesser worth? The goose who trades his is soon a pile of feathers.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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