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Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man's life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.
B. R. Ambedkar
I must learn to love the fool in me - the one who feels too much, talks too much, takes too many chances, wins sometimes and loses often, lacks self-control, loves and hates, hurts and gets hurt, promises and breaks promises, laughs and cries.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
Michel de Montaigne
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
The general who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but few calculations beforehand.
A real gentleman, even if he loses everything he owns, must show no emotion. Money must be so far beneath a gentleman that it is hardly worth troubling about.
The farther reason looks the greater is the haze in which it loses itself.
Johann Georg Hamann
A committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours.
If the head man in a company is not working 12 hours a day, doing things, taking risks, but also standing with his people in the trenches at the most difficult of times, then the company loses something.
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
Expecting is the greatest impediment to living. In anticipation of tomorrow, it loses today.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
This battle for 'common-sense' gun control laws pits emotion and passion against logic and reason. All too often in such a contest, logic loses. So, expect more meaningless, if not harmful, 'gun control' legislation. Good news - if you're a crook.
I'm afraid that if you look at a thing long enough, it loses all of its meaning.
A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.
When a great team loses through complacency, it will constantly search for new and more intricate explanations to explain away defeat.
The deeper the blue becomes, the more strongly it calls man towards the infinite, awakening in him a desire for the pure and, finally, for the supernatural... The brighter it becomes, the more it loses its sound, until it turns into silent stillness and becomes white.
Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
Every dog has his day, unless he loses his tail, then he has a weak-end.
June Carter Cash
As children, our imaginations are vibrant, and our hearts are open. We believe that the bad guy always loses and that the tooth fairy sneaks into our rooms at night to put money under our pillow. Everything amazes us, and we think anything is possible. We continuously experience life with a sense of newness and unbridled curiosity.
The conventional army loses if it does not win. The guerrilla wins if he does not lose.
Henry A. Kissinger
I love watching the Serengeti, the way lions live. The only way the king lion loses his crown is by somebody physically defeating him.
What is divine? It is simply that which man has not been able to understand. Once you do, it loses its divinity.
Iron rusts from disuse; water loses its purity from stagnation... even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
Leonardo da Vinci
How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone.
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