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Indulge not thyself in the passion of anger; it is whetting a sword to wound thine own breast, or murder thy friend.
Technology is always a two-edged sword. It will bring in many benefits, but also many disasters.
The Bible refers to the Word as 'the sword of the Spirit.' What battles are you not winning if you are not equipped with your sword?
Science fiction without the science just becomes, you know, sword and sorcery, basically stories about heroism and not much more.
Fame is very much a double-edged sword.
The censor's sword pierces deeply into the heart of free expression.
A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword.
The most mysterious feminine factor, the existence that we men, we don't know. It's woman. It's feminine. That's what the sword is about. That's the symbolic meaning of the sword.
The oil can is mightier than the sword.
It is not surprising that most Pakistanis do not support America's bombardment of Afghanistan. The Afghans are neighbours on the brink of starvation and devastated by war. America has shown itself to be untrustworthy, a superpower that uses its values as a scabbard for its sword.
A good game gives us meaningful accomplishment - clear achievement that we don't necessarily get from real life. In a game, you've beaten level four, the boss monster is dead, you have a badge, and now you have a super laser sword. Real life isn't like that, right?
In America it's live by the sword of freedom of expression and be will to die by it as well.
You hit a certain age and - especially because of TV - the young cooks coming up say, 'You're a sellout, because you're doing something other than what you should be doing.' 'Top Chef' is a double-edged sword for me: There's a whole group of people who will not come to the restaurants because they assume I'm not in them anymore, all I do is TV.
Remember that when you meet your antagonist, to do everything in a mild agreeable manner. Let your courage be keen, but, at the same time, as polished as your sword.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
Technology is a bit of a double-edged sword. Used right, it's a wonderful tool, but unfortunately, it makes it easier for a lot of mediocre people to get really crappy ideas out.
The more you try to pin a word down, the more you realize that it has its own cape, sword and little hat.
Roy Blount, Jr.
The sword conquered for a while, but the spirit conquers for ever!
The strokes of the pen need deliberation as much as the sword needs swiftness.
Julia Ward Howe
So we're living by that sword, and we're going to cut every now and then from it's backlash.
Giving subsidies is a two-edged sword. Once you give it, it's very hard to take away subsidies. There's a political cost to taking away subsidies.
While I write this letter, I have a pistol in one hand and a sword in the other.
I am not afraid of the pen, or the scaffold, or the sword.
Mary Harris Jones
Quentin wanted to create this special world in which everybody walks around with a samurai sword, extras in the airport, a special little place in the airplane to stick your samurai sword.
It's been a long time since I've written old-fashioned sword and sorcery; I'm hoping it's like riding a bicycle.
The new book is a result of my well-documented... absorption in Samurai movie culture. It's called 'The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger novel,' and it takes Bob to Japan in search of the sword his father recovered on Iwo that has gone missing under extremely violent circumstances.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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