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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
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.
A wise man never loses anything, if he has himself.
Michel de Montaigne
A committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours.
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.
I'm afraid that if you look at a thing long enough, it loses all of its meaning.
How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something but to be someone.
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.
A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.
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.
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 first thing which I can record concerning myself is, that I was born. These are wonderful words. This life, to which neither time nor eternity can bring diminution - this everlasting living soul, began. My mind loses itself in these depths.
Hope is the only universal liar who never loses his reputation for veracity.
Robert Green Ingersoll
When morality comes up against profit, it is seldom that profit loses.
The saddest thing that befalls a soul is when it loses faith in God and woman.
The conventional army loses if it does not win. The guerrilla wins if he does not lose.
Henry A. Kissinger
Iron rusts from disuse; water loses its purity from stagnation... even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
Leonardo da Vinci
The farther reason looks the greater is the haze in which it loses itself.
Johann Georg Hamann
Expecting is the greatest impediment to living. In anticipation of tomorrow, it loses today.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Once an organization loses its spirit of pioneering and rests on its early work, its progress stops.
Thomas J. Watson
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
When a great team loses through complacency, it will constantly search for new and more intricate explanations to explain away defeat.
I'm scared to death of being poor. It's like a fat girl who loses 500 pounds but is always fat inside. I grew up poor and will always feel poor inside. It's my pet paranoia.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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