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I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
Growth demands a temporary surrender of security. It may mean giving up familiar but limiting patterns, safe but unrewarding work, values no longer believed in, and relationships that have lost their meaning.
John C. Maxwell
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
Lust is temporary, romance can be nice, but love is the most important thing of all. Because without love, lust and romance will always be short-lived.
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Fame doesn't fulfill you. It warms you a bit, but that warmth is temporary.
No matter how devastating our struggles, disappointments, and troubles are, they are only temporary. No matter what happens to you, no matter the depth of tragedy or pain you face, no matter how death stalks you and your loved ones, the Resurrection promises you a future of immeasurable good.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.
Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.
There's a really unique relationship between a single parent and their child. Marriages so easily break up. There's kind of this temporary deal about marriages. That's one of the things that makes it stressful, and that's something that's nonexistent in a parent-child relationship.
Once you agree upon the price you and your family must pay for success, it enables you to ignore the minor hurts, the opponent's pressure, and the temporary failures.
Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.
Thomas a Kempis
They tell me a revival is only temporary; so is a bath, but it does you good.
People speak of the fear of the blank canvas as though it is a temporary hesitation, a trembling moment of self-doubt. For me it was more like being abducted from my bed by a clown, thrust into a circus arena with a wicker chair, and told to tame a pissed-off lion in front of an expectant crowd.
Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
Beer. Now there's a temporary solution.
I guess this is gonna sound kind of weird, but I'm not scared for myself for dying. Because I believe all these places are temporary. This is just one shell. Because we Hawaiians live in both worlds.
The government should not be guided by Temporary Excitement, but by Sober Second Thought.
Martin Van Buren
When the Industrial Revolution started, the amount of carbon sitting underneath Britain in the form of coal was as big as the amount of carbon sitting under Saudi Arabia in the form of oil, and this carbon powered the Industrial Revolution, it put the 'Great' in Great Britain, and led to Britain's temporary world domination.
David J. C. MacKay
Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
Graffiti's always been a temporary art form. You make your mark and then they scrub it off.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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