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When I hear a guy lost a battle to cancer, that really did bother me, that that's a term. It implies that he failed and that somebody else that defeated cancer is heroic and courageous.
I have somewhere met with the epitaph on a charitable man which has pleased me very much. I cannot recollect the words, but here is the sense of it: 'What I spent I lost; what I possessed is left to others; what I gave away remains with me.'
To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
The woman that deliberates is lost.
More business is lost every year through neglect than through any other cause.
He who integrates is lost.
Writing fiction has become a priestly business in countries that have lost their faith.
If you're walking with your lady on the sidewalk, I still like to see a man walking street-side, to protect the lady from traffic. I grew up with that, and I hate to see something like that get lost. I still like to see that a man opens the door. I like those touches of chivalry that are fast disappearing.
It is better to have loafed and lost, than never to have loafed at all.
Remorse is the echo of a lost virtue.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
I think a lot of people have lost respect for the individual, you know, the individual, the person who doesn't conform.
Whoever said, 'It's not whether you win or lose that counts,' probably lost.
Lost wealth may be replaced by industry, lost knowledge by study, lost health by temperance or medicine, but lost time is gone forever.
Virginity can be lost by a thought.
I can't be smug, because I know that you can lose anything at any point. And I can't be angry, because I haven't lost it.
Michael J. Fox
Children usually do not blame themselves for getting lost.
I have always argued that change becomes stressful and overwhelming only when you've lost any sense of the constancy of your life. You need firm ground to stand on. From there, you can deal with that change.
Richard Nelson Bolles
It is one of the ironies of the ministry that the very man who works in God's name is often hardest put to find time for God. The parents of Jesus lost Him at church, and they were not the last ones to lose Him there.
What is left when honor is lost?
With reasonable men, I will reason; with humane men I will plead; but to tyrants I will give no quarter, nor waste arguments where they will certainly be lost.
William Lloyd Garrison
There are three things we cry about in life, things that are lost, things that are found, and things that are magnificent.
He who has lost honor can lose nothing more.
In wickedness of pride is lost the light to understand how little grace is earned and how much given.
I've lost my faith in science.
Middle age went by while I was mourning for my lost youth.
I enjoyed the position I was in as a tennis player. I was to blame when I lost. I was to blame when I won. And I really like that, because I played soccer a lot too, and I couldn't stand it when I had to blame it on the goalkeeper.
The opportunity is often lost by deliberating.
In the past 40 years, the United States lost more than a million farmers and ranchers. Many of our farmers are aging. Today, only nine percent of family farm income comes from farming, and more and more of our farmers are looking elsewhere for their primary source of income.
A man's desire for a son is usually nothing but the wish to duplicate himself in order that such a remarkable pattern may not be lost to the world.
By hating that person, you have lost something very sweet in yourself.
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