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Accept loss forever.
The mark of a true politician is that he is never at a loss for words because he is always half-expecting to be asked to make a speech.
Richard M. Nixon
Every nation whose affairs betray a want of wisdom and stability may calculate on every loss which can be sustained from the more systematic policy of its wiser neighbors.
Sometimes we feel the loss of a prejudice as a loss of vigor.
The one process now going on that will take millions of years to correct is the loss of genetic and species diversity by the destruction of natural habitats. This is the folly our descendants are least likely to forgive us.
E. O. Wilson
Everything that everyone is afraid of has already happened: The fragility of capitalism, which we don't want to admit; the loss of the empire of the United States; and American exceptionalism. In fact, American exceptionalism is that we are exceptionally backward in about fifteen different categories, from education to infrastructure.
If we can have record high unemployment, record job loss, and just an absolutely anemic economic recovery because of Obama's policies, and he's not blamed for it, what makes anybody think he's gonna get blamed when an insurance company starts doubling their premiums?
Giving yourself permission to lose guarantees a loss.
Good generalship is a realization that... you've got to try and figure out how to accomplish your mission with a minimum loss of human life.
The inward area is the first place of loss of true Christian life, of true spirituality, and the outward sinful act is the result.
Sometimes poverty is the greatest gift you can ever be given. Sometimes loss is the key that leads you to gain.
The most important thing in an argument, next to being right, is to leave an escape hatch for your opponent, so that he can gracefully swing over to your side without too much apparent loss of face.
Sydney J. Harris
Financial problems cause distress and loss of self-respect.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
Bad company is as instructive as licentiousness. One makes up for the loss of one's innocence with the loss of one's prejudices.
Like every other girl in the world, my most embarrassing moment had to do with a guy completely turning me down. His loss!
It is a proof of our natural bias to evil, that gain is slower and harder than loss in all things good; but in all things bad getting is quicker and easier than getting rid of.
It's easier to identify with loss than love, because we have had so much more experience of it.
Riches do not delight us so much with their possession, as torment us with their loss.
Without whining and without making myself a tragic figure, there is no replacement for the loss of your privacy. It's a huge sacrifice.
One loss is good for the soul, Too many losses is not good for the coach.
Laughter, and the broader category of humor, are key elements in helping us go on with our life after a loss.
Loss means losing what was We want to change but we don't want to lose. Without time for loss, we don't have time for soul.
Still falls the rain - dark as the world of man, black as our loss - blind as the nineteen hundred and forty nails upon the Cross.
You can never get complacent because a loss is always around the corner.
I'm happy to say that at 62, I think I've reached that point where stuff doesn't bother me as much, and my gratitude level has gone way up, especially having gone through the loss that I've had, and losing so many of the great artists that I was close to. They taught me how to see it with a grain of salt and a lot of humor and perspective.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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