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Look, I don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive you've got to flap your arms and legs, you've got to jump around a lot, for life is the very opposite of death, and therefore you must at very least think noisy and colorfully, or you're not alive.
In mathematics the art of proposing a question must be held of higher value than solving it.
It take many a year, mon, and maybe some bloodshed must be, but righteousness someday prevail.
If fighting is sure to result in victory, than you must fight, even though the ruler forbid it; if fighting will not result in victory, then you must not fight even at the ruler's bidding.
A successful economic development strategy must focus on improving the skills of the area's workforce, reducing the cost of doing business and making available the resources business needs to compete and thrive in today's global economy.
There is a Japanese proverb that literally goes 'Raise the sail with your stronger hand', meaning you must go after the opportunities that arise in life that you are best equipped to do.
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side.
Fix reason firmly in her seat, and call to her tribunal every fact, every opinion. Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, than that of blindfolded fear.
That's one of the nice things. I mean, part of the beauty of me is that I'm very rich. So if I need $600 million, I can put $600 million myself. That's a huge advantage. I must tell you, that's a huge advantage over the other candidates.
Ordinary readers, forgive my paradoxes: one must make them when one reflects; and whatever you may say, I prefer being a man with paradoxes than a man with prejudices.
What goes up must come down.
I can and do aspire to be greater than the sum total of my experiences, but I accept my limitations. I willingly accept that we who judge must not deny the differences resulting from experience and heritage but attempt, as the Supreme Court suggests, continuously to judge when those opinions, sympathies and prejudices are appropriate.
Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
The contemplative life is often miserable. One must act more, think less, and not watch oneself live.
A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scientific war must necessarily cease to be democratic. No country can be really well prepared for modern war unless it is governed by a tyrant, at the head of a highly trained and perfectly obedient bureaucracy.
We are now at a point where we must educate our children in what no one knew yesterday, and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet.
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent.
An artist must be free to choose what he does, certainly, but he must also never be afraid to do what he might choose.
Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.
Miguel de Cervantes
The people must know before they can act, and there is no educator to compare with the press.
Ida B. Wells
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic.
You must learn day by day, year by year to broaden your horizon. The more things you love, the more you are interested in, the more you enjoy, the more you are indignant about, the more you have left when anything happens.
Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile.
One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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