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Dependence begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of virtue, and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition.
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit.
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.
A competitive primary does not divide us, it prepares us and we will win.
I am someone who hopes for the best and prepares for the worst.
What would there be in a story of happiness? Only what prepares it, only what destroys it can be told.
We used to think that revolutions are the cause of change. Actually it is the other way around: change prepares the ground for revolution.
Every mother is like Moses. She does not enter the promised land. She prepares a world she will not see.
Pope Paul VI
As his team prepares, a coach's entire being must be concentrated on winning games.
There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.
Jean de la Bruyere
Every institution not only carries within it the seeds of its own dissolution, but prepares the way for its most hated rival.
William Ralph Inge
Nothing in life prepares you to be famous.
A good education is that which prepares us for our future sphere of action and makes us contented with that situation in life in which God, in his infinite mercy, has seen fit to place us, to be perfectly resigned to our lot in life, whatever it may be.
I do think New York prepares you for the crossection of personalities and realities on display when you leave the country, and I'd live somewhere else if I had a reason or burning-the-the-point-of-discomfort desire to do so.
Through the Fellows Program, Acumen Fund prepares future global leaders with the tools necessary to drive significant social change.
Every Olympic athlete prepares differently. For me, I am 100 percent into the sport. And if I decide to really make a crucial career decision to say, 'This is something I want to do,' I want to leave no stone unturned in my preparation.
But it is true that sometimes an enveloping darkness aids one to clearer vision; as in a panorama building, for example, where the obscurity about the entrance prepares one better for the climax, and gives the scene depicted a more real and vivid appearance.
I'm a takeout kind of girl. Whole Foods prepares most of my meals.
When you start at catering college, nobody prepares you for a book tour or public speaking.
I'm like the guy who prepares your taxes or a dentist. I'm very conservative and boring in a lot of ways.
We live so little time in this world that it is no matter how wretched and miserable we are, if it prepares us for heaven.
Wisdom prepares for the worst, but folly leaves the worst for the day when it comes.
I have a life coach out with me on tour, a very nice guy from L.A. He just prepares me for each day.
Education prepares to be one piece of a machine.
Nothing prepares a family for having multiple children at once.
I love yoga because not only is it a workout for your body, but also your breathing, which helps release a lot of stress. It really prepares you for the day.
All that schooling never prepares you for the reality of life.
I think being an athlete prepares you for more things than people give us credit for.
As Israel prepares to enter, my position is well known. It is one that I have taken at previous Olympics. It is wrong that the IOC refuses to have a minute's silence for Israeli athletes that were slaughtered in Munich.
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